Charlton Heston

Charlton Heston is pretty sure I'll know the story, but tells it anyway. 'It's about - oh, nuts, who was that British actor in Room at the Top? Laurence Harvey - it's about Laurence Harvey. When he was doing Romeo he called Olivier and said, "You must play The Chorus." And Olivier said, "No." And Harvey said, "Why not?" And Olivier said, "Because I'm too fucking grand."' It's as well I do know the story, for Heston has propped his crutches up against the table behind him and I have become distracted Read more [...]