Nominated for 1 Oscar.
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His play, "Journey's End," was performed at the Cambridge Theatre in London, England with James Maxwell, Peter Egan, and Harry Landis in the cast.
R. C. Sherriff | 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...