6 Print Biographies |
3 Portrayals |
1 Interview |
6 Articles |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 8" (1.73 m)
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[on Gary Cooper
] I knew in a flash Gary had something I should never have. It is something pure and he doesn't know it's there. In truth, that boy hasn't the least idea how well he acts.
In a memoir written after his death, Laughton's widow, Elsa Lanchester
, stated they never had children because he was homosexual. However, according to Maureen O'Hara
, Laughton once told her that not having children was his biggest regret, and that it was because Elsa could not bear children as a result of an botched abortion she had early in her career while performing burlesque. Lanchester ...
Often played arrogant characters, typecast for these roles early in his career by playing King Henry VIII and Captain Bligh