(8/13/57) Stage: Appeared in William Shakespeare's play, "The Tempest," at the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre in Stratford, England, with Brian Bedford, Richard Johnson, Doreen Aris, Robert Harris, Toby Robertson, Alec Clunes, Clive Revill, Patrick Wymark, Eileen Atkins and Julian Glover in the cast. Peter Brook was director / ...
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Sir John Gielgud
5' 11" (1.81 m)
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[on Peggy Ashcroft] I'm absolutely devoted to her. People can't behave badly when she's around. She has such integrity.
In 1936 he and Leslie Howard
appeared on Broadway in "rival" productions of "Hamlet". Gielgud's was the more successful of the two.
His prominent hooked nose, which gave him a distinctive profile