Drected Claude Magnier
's play, "Odd Man In," at the St. Martin's Theatre in London, England, with 'Donald Sinden' (qv_, Muriel Pavlow and Derek Farr
in the cast.
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5' 11½" (1.82 m)
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[on his uncredited contributions to Major Barbara (1940), officially directed by Gabriel Pascal] I co-directed quite a lot of that with David Lean. Pascal knew nothing at all about directing and in the end he paid me quite a lot of money not to have my name [listed] as a director of it. Gabby hadn't the slightest idea--I mean, sometimes he would look through a view-finder the wrong way around! ...
On stage from 1912, he eventually moved into routine films as an actor, but found his true calling as a director. Later he concentrated on stage directing.