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|Also Known As:||Died:||March 19, 2008|
|Born:||January 21, 1922||Cause of Death:||leukemia|
|Birth Place:||Hurstpierpoint, England, GB||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Raised in West Sussex
Joined the Croyden Repertory Theatre at age 17
Performed with Bideford Repertory Theatre
Was member of Birmingham Repertory Theatre
Reportedly turned down a seven-year contract from a Hollywood studio
Acted in company of Shakespeare Memorial Theatre
Debut as stage director, "Pericles"
Screen debut in "That Lady"
Created role of Sir Thomas More in "A Man for All Seasons" at London's West End (recreated role on Broadway in 1961)
First film in nine years, "The Train"
US TV debut, "Male of the Species"
Played "King Lear" in Peter Brook's film adapatation
Returned to films after a thirteen year absence, "Mrs. Corbett's Ghost"
Played Mark Van Doren in Robert Redford's "Quiz Show"
Appeared in Nicholas Hytner's film adaptation of Arthur Miller's "The Crucible"
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