He acted in Jean Anouilh and Christopher Fry's play, "The Lark," at the Lyric Theatre in Hammersmith, London, England with Dorothy Tutin, Richard Johnson, and Leo McKern in the cast. Peter Brook was director.
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There was a sort of horror picture that I did called The Mutations
(1974). I think I did that solely for the money. I have six daughters, and they can be quite expensive, so one has to keep working and be able to pay the bills. I did get to work with Tom Baker
. He's a very charming, bright man and I liked him very much. I remember that movie as a very happy time; the whole gang of us were very ...
Was nominated for four Tony Awards as Best Actor (Dramatic): in 1962 for "The Caretaker", a part he recreated in the film version also titled The Guest
(1963); in 1965 for "Poor Bitos"; in 1969 for "The Man in the Glass Booth" and, in 1972 for "Wise Child" - but he never won.