Appeared in William Congreve
's "Love for Love," in a National Theatre Production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England, with Derek Jacobi
, Geraldine McEwan, John Stride, Edward Hardwicke, Graham Crowden, Edward Petherbridge, Joyce Redman
, Petronella Barker and Benjamin Whitrow in the cast. Peter Wood
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5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Appeared with John Gielgud
in Romeo and Juliet
(1936) in which he and Gielgud alternated the roles of Romeo and Mercutio. Gielgud got the better reviews in the lead of Romeo, which spurred Olivier on to become a better actor.
A handsome man with a magnificent speaking voice