Charles Laughton


Charles Laughton
noun
United States film actor (born in England) (1899-1962)
Syn: ↑Laughton
Instance Hypernyms: ↑actor, ↑histrion, ↑player, ↑thespian, ↑role player

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Charles Laughton [Charles Laughton]
(1899–1962) a British actor who became a US citizen in 1950. His films included The Private Life of Henry VIII (1933), for which he won an ↑Oscar, and The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1939). He was not often given romantic parts, and described his own face as being ‘like the behind of an elephant’.

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