Laurence Olivier
Laurence Olivier

Gender

Male

Known Credits

6

Laurence Olivier

Date of Birth: May 22, 1907

Birthplace: Dorking, Surrey, England, UK

 

 

Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Laurence Kerr Olivier, Baron Olivier, OM (22 May 1907 – 11 July 1989) was an English actor, director, and producer. He was one of the most famous and revered actors of the 20th century. He married three times, to fellow actors Jill Esmond, Vivien Leigh, and Joan Plowright. Olivier played a wide variety of roles on stage and screen from Greek tragedy, Shakespeare and Restoration comedy to modern American and British drama.

Known For

Filmography

The Boys from Brazil

The Boys from Brazil

as Ezra Lieberman

1978

A Bridge Too Far

A Bridge Too Far

as Dr. Jan Spaander

1977

Marathon Man

Marathon Man

as Christian Szell

1976

Battle of Britain

Battle of Britain

as Air Chief Marshal Sir Hugh Dowding

1969

That Hamilton Woman

That Hamilton Woman

as Lord Horatio Nelson

1941

Rebecca

Rebecca

as 'Maxim' de Winter

1940