The working-class hero / Ernest 'Ern' Conway / Harold Steptoe
Frank Dolan / Harry Fender / Private Mogridge / ...
... Vladimir Petrovsky
Tony (as Harry Corbett)
He played the gravedigger in William Shakespeare's "Hamlet" at the Phoenix Theatre in London, England with Paul Scofield, Alec Clunes, Diana Wynyard, Mary Ure, Ernest Thesiger, Richard Johnson, and Richard Pasco in the cast. Peter Brook was director.
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5' 8" (1.73 m)
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I take marriage seriously but it's a bit of a burden to free enterprise. And if you don't want to get hot, stay out of the kitchen, I say. There is a sense in which every man is a bachelor, hugging his independence and never giving it up without further hankering for it. So you must be dead certain that marriage is going to provide some pretty hefty and permanent compensations. I don't believe in...
He kept a high profile in British cinema, courtesy of the serious films he appeared in. Quite a few consisted of being Crime films.
Often played roles craving social acceptability