The working-class hero / Ernest 'Ern' Conway / Harold Steptoe
Frank Dolan / Harry Fender / Private Mogridge / ...
... Vladimir Petrovsky
Bill Moffatt / Steven Brett / Harry Marsden
Tony (as Harry Corbett)
He played the gravedigger in William Shakespeare's "Hamlet" at the Alexandra Theatre in Birmingham, England with Paul Scofield, Alec Clunes, Diana Wynyard, Mary Ure, Ernest Thesiger, Richard Johnson, and Richard Pasco in the cast. Peter Brook was director.
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2 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 8" (1.73 m)
Did You Know?
I used to spend many a glorious hour in the dear old lovable Coronation Cinema in Wythenshawe. It was a dream palace. I was reared on those marvellous films of the thirties. I idolised all and everything and that's where the spark first flew off the forge, I suppose. (1967)
A memorial service was held for him at St. Paul's Church, Covent Garden on 29th April 1982.
Often played roles craving social acceptability