Sebastian Shaw Movies List

Sebastian Shaw
Sebastian Shaw
Holt - Norfolk - England - UK
Men Are Not Gods

Actor Sebastian Shaw Filmography

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      Landfall ( English )
      Director: Ken Annakin
      Release date: 30-09-1949
      The Spy in Black
      The Spy in Black ( English )
      Director: Michael Powell
      Music Director: Miklós Rózsa
      Release date: 03-03-1939
      Murder on Diamond Row
      Murder on Diamond Row ( English )
      Director: William K. Howard
      Release date: 06-11-1937
      Men Are Not Gods
      Men Are Not Gods ( English )
      Director: Walter Reisch
      Release date: 26-11-1936
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          Sebastian Shaw Biography

          Sebastian Lewis Shaw was an English actor, director, novelist, playwright and poet. During his 65-year career, he appeared in dozens of stage performances and more than 40 film and television productions. Shaw was born and brought up in Holt, Norfolk, and made his acting debut at age eight at a London theatre. He studied acting at Gresham's School and the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. Although he worked primarily on the London stage, he made his Broadway debut in 1929, when he played one of the two murderers in Rope's End. He appeared in his first film, Caste, in 1930 and quickly began to create a name for himself in films. He described himself as a "rotten actor" as a youth and said his success was primarily due to his good looks. He claimed to mature as a performer only after returning from service in the Royal Air Force during World War II. Shaw was particularly known for his performances in productions of Shakespeare plays which were considered daring and ahead of their time. In 1966, he joined the Royal Shakespeare Company, where he remained for a decade and delivered some of his most acclaimed performances. He also wrote several poems and a novel, The Christening, in 1975.

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