He acted in William Shakespeare's play, "A Midsummer's Night Dream," at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Robert Helpmann, Stephen Murray, Vivien Leigh, and Anthony Quayle in the cast. Tyrone Guthrie was director.
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Lt. Cmdr Ralph Richardson RNVR | Sir Ralph Richardson
6' (1.83 m)
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I have put on so many make-ups that sometimes I have feared that when I go to wipe it off there will be nobody left underneath.
Was part of a trio of great English stage actors, the other two being Laurence Olivier
and John Gielgud
. They appeared in several scenes together in the epic miniseries Wagner
(1983), which was released shortly after Richardson's death.
Often played proud patriarchs and authority figures