Classic Entertainment Autographs

Cat. #00197433: LAURENCE OLIVIER

Choice 10×8-inch black and white glossy portrait as Shakespeare's titular hunchback psychopath in 1955's Richard III, boldly signed in fine-point black felt-tip pen in the 1980s. In good condition. Classically-trained English stage and screen star Laurence Olivier was nominated for Academy Awards for his performances in Wuthering Heights (1939), Alfred Hitchcock's Rebecca (1940), Henry V (1945), Richard III (1955), The Entertainer (1960), Othello (1965), Sleuth (1972), The Boys from Brazil (1978), and took home the trophy for Hamlet (1948).  He was also memorable in As You Like It (1936), Pride and Prejudice (1940), The Beggar's Opera (1953), Spartacus (1960), Uncle Vanya (1965), The Shoes of the Fisherman (1968), Nicholas and Alexandra (1971), Marathon Man (1976), the Sherlock Holmes film The Seven-Per-Cent Solution (1976), Jesus of Nazareth (1977), the horror flick Dracula (1979), and Clash of the Titans (1981).