Actor | Producer | Director
Paternal grandson of Henry (1826-1912) and Anne (née Hardcastle) Olivier (1827-1912).
[on whether he harbored any resentment at his forced retirement from the stage after he was fired by Britain's National Theater] I should be soaring away with my head tilted slightly toward the gods, feeding on the caviar of Shakespeare... An actor ...
Often played noble and fiercely proud leaders and royalty figures
Laurence Kerr Olivier
Dorking, Surrey, England, UK
Steyning, West Sussex, England, UK
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