ABOUT CHARLES LAUGHTON (1899 - 1962)
British character actor who was very popular in the thirties.
He studied at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts, played on the English
Stage and made his Broadway bow in 1931.
Charles Laugton was married to actress Elsa Lanchester (who played
Anne of Cleves). She also appeared with him in several other films,
FOR THE PROSECUTION (Elsa Lanchester got a "supporting"
nomination for her performance).
Charles Laugton received two other nominations:
MUTINY ON THE BOUNTY
FOR THE PROSECUTION
Charles Laugton's other credits include:
THE BARRETTS OF WIMPOLE STREET
RUGGLES OF RED GAP
THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME
ADVISE AND CONSENT