He played Count Peter Zichy in Christopher Fry's play, "The Dark is Light Enough", at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio with Katharine Cornell and Tyrone Power in the cast.
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5' 10½" (1.79 m)
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I was much a part of live television in the '50s. There was something terribly honest about live television and terribly dangerous and terribly risky. You were bound to learn your lines without bumping into each other, which we did a lot of.
Christopher Plummer's mother Isabella was a secretary to the Dean of Sciences at McGill University after her divorce from John Orme Plummer who sold stocks in Toronto and never lived in Montreal. In his memoir "In Spite of Myself" (2008), he writes that his mother was doubly disgraced for an upper-class woman in the 1930s, being both divorced and having to go out of work. This explains why he was...
Often plays aristocratic characters