Laurence Kerr Olivier, Barone Olivier, è stato un attore, regista e direttore artistico britannico. Tra i maggiori attori britannici del XX secolo, detiene, con Paul Newman e Henry Fonda, il singolare primato di aver ricevuto prima l'Oscar alla carriera e poi quello come miglior attore. Nel 1979 ricevette un secondo Oscar alla ...
Laurence Kerr Olivier, Baron Olivier, OM (/ ˈ l ɒr ə n s ˈ k ɜːr ə ˈ l ɪ v i eɪ /; 22 May 1907 – 11 July 1989) was an English actor and director who, along with his contemporaries Ralph Richardson and John Gielgud, was one of a trio of male actors who dominated the British stage of the mid-20th century.
Laurence Kerr Olivier was born in Dorking, Surrey, England, to Agnes Louise (Crookenden) and Gerard Kerr Olivier, a High Anglican priest. His surname came from a great-great-grandfather who was of French Huguenot origin. One of Olivier's earliest successes as a Shakespearean actor on the London stage came in 1935 when he played "Romeo" and ...
Biografia • Emblema romantico, elegante e drammatico. Laurence Kerr Olivier nasce il 22 maggio 1907 a Dorking, in Inghilterra. Ancora oggi viene ricordato come uno dei migliori attori drammatici di ogni tempo. La sua eleganza ha fatto scuola.
Laurence Olivier, a towering figure of the British stage and screen, acclaimed in his lifetime as the greatest English-speaking actor of the 20th century. He was the first member of his profession to be elevated to a life peerage, and he won three Academy Awards.
Laurence Olivier (1907–1989) was an English actor who, along with his contemporaries Ralph Richardson and John Gielgud, dominated the British stage of the mid-20th century. He also worked in films throughout his career, playing more than fifty cinema roles.
26 set 2013 · Laurence Olivier, il teatro di Shakespeare al cinema. (Dorking, 22 maggio 1907 – Styninig, 11 luglio 1989) Figlio di un pastore anglicano, Laurence Olivier è nato il 22 maggio del 1907 a Dorking, nel Surrey, cresce in un ambiente rigido e severo, temperato solo dall’influenza della madre.