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Before you can do something you must first be something.

Before you can do something you must first be something.

Your English style will no doubt put all the other gentlemen to bed. I speak figuratively, of course. ---->>>

Acting is half shame, half glory. Shame at exhibiting yourself, glory when you can forget yourself. ---->>>


Nationality: English
Born: 04-14, 1904
Die: 05-21, 2000
Occupation: Actor

Sir Arthur John Gielgud OM CH (; 14 April 1904 – 21 May 2000) was an English actor and theatre director whose career spanned eight decades. With Ralph Richardson and Laurence Olivier, he was one of the trio of actors who dominated the British stage for much of the 20th century. A member of the Terry family theatrical dynasty, he gained his first paid acting work as a junior member of his cousin Phyllis Neilson-Terry's company in 1922 (wikipedia)