His credits at London's Young Vic Theatre include: "Pastor Manders" in Henrik Ibsen
's "Ghosts" (1986, also West End) and "Stockmann" in Henrik Ibsen
's "An Enemy of the People" (1988, also West End).
6' 1" (1.85 m)
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[on deciding which roles to take]: "You just follow your nose. You ask those simple really instinctive questions like you know: Can I shine in this role?, Can I do this role better than anybody in the world?, Is there something in it that I recognize?... Its really not to do with the money, or the director...
He was awarded the 1986 London Critics Circle Theatre Award (Drama Theatre Award) for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in Ghosts.