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Sylvanus Heythorp (as Mr. George Arliss)
(2/18/29) Stage: Appeared in William Shakespeare's play, "The Merchant of Venice," at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, OH.
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Mr. George Arliss
5' 7" (1.7 m)
Did You Know?
The talking picture is like a dress rehearsal in the theatre. It never gets those moments of inspiration when an audience lifts an actor out of himself. So I say that no player in pictures can ever be seen at his best.
The first actor to have won an academy award to lose the award as a nominee for another film. He won in 1930 and lost in the same year (beating himself).