Charles Laughton (1899–1962)

Actor | Soundtrack | Writer



Photos

  • Charles Laughton, Robert Young, and Margaret O'Brien in The Canterville Ghost (1944)
  • Tallulah Bankhead and Charles Laughton in Devil and the Deep (1932)
  • Charles Laughton in Devil and the Deep (1932)
  • Charles Laughton in This Land Is Mine (1943)
  • Charles Laughton in This Land Is Mine (1943)
  • Charles Laughton in This Land Is Mine (1943)

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Filmography


All Filmography

Did You Know

Trivia

He was very disappointed by the commercial failure of The Night of the Hunter (1955).


Quotes

I have a face like the behind of an elephant.


Trademark

Often played arrogant characters, typecast for these roles early in his career by playing King Henry VIII and Captain Bligh


Star Sign

Cancer

Personal Details

Born


Victoria Hotel, Scarborough, Yorkshire, England, UK

Died

(age 63)
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA


Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)

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