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Queen Elizabeth noticed Courtenay's shyness when she met him at a Buckingham reception during the run of "Doctor Zhivago." The monarch reportedly remarked, "Look at him, and to think he's just led a revolution!".
[speaking in 1961] "Take all this thing now about working-class actors and writers: it's simply a release of certain talents from that class."
Thomas Daniel Courtenay
Kingston-Upon-Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, England, UK