Michaeol Murray Hordern
Date of Birth: 04/10/1911
Place of birth: Berkhamsted
Citizenship: United Kingdom
Author: Alexei Bulatov
Michael Murray Hordern (Michael Murray Hordern) was born on October 4th 1911 in Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire (Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire). He attended boarding school in Brighton (Brighton College), like his brother Peter (Peter). Michael began playing at school, and then, still as an amateur, in the national theater of St Pancras (St. Pancras People`s Theatre).
Before you start professionally in 1937 in East London (East London), Hordern worked as a school teacher and was a traveling salesman. He received a minor role in the play `Otello` (` Othello`), and later joined a repertory theater in Bristol (Little Theatre, Bristol). Here he met with the actress Grace Evelyn Mortimer (Grace Eveline Mortimer), who became his wife in 1934 and remained so the flesh until his death in 1986. The couple had a daughter Johanna (Joanna).
During his work with the Royal Shakespeare Company in Stratford (Royal Shakespeare Company, London), London`s Old Vic Drama Theatre on London`s West End (West End) Hordern in all its glory showed themselves in different roles and showed himself as a talented vocalist. In addition to many Shakespearean roles, including Cassius in the play `Julius Tsezarya` ( `Julius Caesar`) and Malvolio in Twelfth noch` play` ( `Twelfth Night`), Michael played in the plays of Strindberg (Strindberg), Chekhov (Chekhov), Ibsen (Ibsen), Pinero (Pinero), Pinter (Pinter), Durrenmatt (D & # 252; rrenmatt), Tom Stoppard (Tom Stoppard), David Mercer (David Mercer), and others.
Perhaps his most outstanding performance - this game is in Shakespeare`s play `King Lir` ( `King Lear`), which put Dzhonata Miller (Jonathan Miller) in the theater Nottingham Playhouse (Nottingham Playhouse) in 1970. In 1978, the actor returned to Stratford to play the mighty magician Prospero, (Prospero) in the play `Burya` (` The Tempest`).
As for the film and telekarery, Hordern starred in more than 160 films, usually playing character roles, misrepresented the number Bashforda Inspector (Bashford) in the comedy `Pass to Pimliko` (` Passport to Pimlico`) 1949 and Jacob Marley ( Jacob Marley) and his ghost in the Christmas fantasy Skrudzh` `(` Scrooge`) 1951,. He was also a member of the acting ensemble film `The essence of dela` (` The Heart of the Matter`), `Grand National Night`,` Spanish sadovnik` ( `The Spanish Gardener`),` `Sink Bismark` (` Sink the Bismarck! `), `El Sid` (` El Cid`) and Kleopatra` `(` Cleopatra`).
Filmography Sir Anthony Hordern adds drama Eskvita (Anthony Asquith) `Very important persony` (` The VIPs`), the thriller `The Spy Who Came in from holoda` ( `The Spy Who Came in from the Cold`), insurgent` Dzhihad` ( ` Khartoum`) and the musical comedy `A Funny Thing Happened on the way to Forum` ( `A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the Forum`). He played the role of the Baptist in the comedy by Franco Zeffirelli (Franco Zeffirelli) `Taming stroptivoy` (` The Taming of the Shrew`), the role of Admiral Rolland (Rolland) in the action adventure `Where only fly orly` (` Where Eagles Dare`) and Count Thomas Boleyn (Thomas Boleyn) in the historical drama `A Thousand days Anny` (` Anne of the Thousand Days`).
In 1968, Michael became the main character in the movie `phantom istorii` MR James (MR James)` Oh, Whistle, and I`ll Come to You, My Lad`, and also made 19 other mystical storyteller stories of James, released in audio format `Argo` studio in the 1980s. In 1986 Hordern starred in the television series `Paradise Postponed`, created based on the novel by John Mortimer (John Mortimer), and in 1992 again showed his ability to the narrator, writing a story Mortimer` Rumpole on Trial`, which appeared on two cassettes.
The actor bought a house near Newbury in Berkshire (Newbury, Berkshire), where he spent the last years of his life, next to the River Lambourne (Lambourn), which gladly caught grayling and trout. 2 May 1995 Sir Hordern died of kidney disease at age 83, Oxford (Oxford).