Scofield was one of only nine actors who won both an Academy Award and a Tony Award for performing the same role on film and stage. The other seven were: Yul Brynner (The King and I (1956)), Joel Grey (Cabaret (1972)), Rex Harrison (My Fair Lady (...
I have found that an actor's work has life and interest only in its execution. It seems to wither away in discussion, and become emptily theatrical and insubstantial.
David Paul Scofield
Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, England, UK
West Sussex, England, UK
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