33 wins & 30 nominations.
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Presenter / Winston Churchill / One-Man Band / ...
Ten Days Wonder
Théo Van Horn - un multimillionnaire qui vit en despote dans sa maison
Narrator (segment "Silent Snow, Secret Snow")
Albert Hastler - The Advocate / Narrator
King Lear (segment)
Directed / Produced (with John Houseman
) "The Shoemakers' Holiday" at the Mercury Theatre (later moved to the National Theatre) on Broadway. Comedy (revival). Written by Thomas Dekker
. Incidental music by Lehman Engel
. 1 Jan 1938-unknown (69 performances/played in repertory with "Julius Caesar"). Cast: William Alland
16 Biographical Movies |
50 Print Biographies |
26 Portrayals |
56 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
6 Magazine Cover Photos |
O. W. Jeeves | G.O. Spelvin | Orson Wells | Wells
6' (1.83 m)
Welles, Richard Head
| Ives, Beatrice
Did You Know?
[on his favorite directors] I prefer the old masters; by which I mean: John Ford
, John Ford and John Ford.
Wrote his novel "Mr. Arkadian" during an extended stay with Sir Laurence Olivier
and his wife Vivien Leigh
. Welles was appearing at Olivier's St. James Theater in London at the time.
Frequently played characters decades older than his real age.
The Great One