Director | Actor | Writer
Directed 3 actors to Oscar nominations: Richard Harris (Best Actor, This Sporting Life (1963)), Rachel Roberts (Best Actress, This Sporting Life (1963)), and Ann Sothern (Best Supporting Actress, The Whales of August (1987)).
[on Samuel Goldwyn] There are lucky ones whose great hearts, shallow and commonplace as bedpans, beat in instinctive tune with the great heart of the public, who laugh as it likes to laugh, weep the sweet and easy tears as it likes to weep . . . ...
Lindsay Gordon Anderson
Bangalore, Kingdom of Mysore, British India
Angoulême, Charente, France