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His play, "The White Carnation," was performed at the Globe Theatre in London, England with Ralph Richardson, Frances Clare, Lockwood West, Meriel Forbes, and Harcourt Williams in the cast. Noel Willman was director.
Robert Cedric Sherriff | R.C. Sheriff on U.S. prints
5' 11" (1.8 m)
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British dramatist and screenwriter. Began his career as an insurance clerk with the Sun Assurance Company in London. Had a hit with his first play "Journey's End", based on his own experiences as a captain in the East Surrey Regiment, fighting in the trenches during World War I. Employed after demobilisation in 1919 for several years as a claims adjuster, while writing part-time. Graduated with a...