He acted in Val May's play, "Tribute to the Lady: An Impression of the Life and Work of Lilian Baylis," in the final National Theatre production and performance at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Albert Finney, Peggy Ashcroft (played Lilian Baylis), Susan Fleetwood (played Sybil Thorndike), Denis Quilley, Anna ...
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Lt. Cmdr Ralph Richardson RNVR | Sir Ralph Richardson
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My idea of a director is a chap who puts me in the middle of a stage and shines a bright light on me.
Once, whilst visiting the home of Laurence Olivier and his then wife Vivien Leigh, he was invited to inspect certain paintings which were kept in the attic. Somehow, he contrived to fall over; the floor of the attic gave way under his weight and he fell through it, landing on a bed (which then collapsed) in a room below. He was unhurt, but shaken; he was then scolded at some length by Vivien ...
Rich baritone voice