Charles Laughton English-American stage and film actor

Charles Laughton is a 63 years old English-American stage and film actor from Scarborough, England. Charles Laughton was born on July 01, 1899 (died on December 15, 1962, he was 63 years old) in Scarborough, England.

Charles Laughton



Charles Laughton was an English stage and film actor and director. Laughton was trained in London at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and first appeared professionally on the stage in 1926. In 1927 he was cast in a play with his future wife Elsa Lanchester with whom he lived and worked until his death; they had no children. He played a wide range of classical and modern parts making a big impact in Shakespeare at the Old Vic.
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Is Charles Laughton still alive?

No, he died on 12/15/1962, 60 years ago. He was 63 years old when he died. Cause of death: kidney cancer. He died in Hollywood and buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park .



Elsa Lanchester

Elsa Lanchester, Actress

He married with Elsa Lanchester (84), in 1929. Charles Laughton was 29 and Elsa Lanchester was 26 years old. After 33 years, in 1962 Elsa passed away.


Charles Laughton Movies (70)

There are 70 movies of Charles Laughton.

His first feature film was Spartacus (1960, as Sempronius Gracchus). He was 61 when he starred in this movie. Since 1960, he has appeared in 70 feature films. The last one is The Art Director (1949). .

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Charles Laughton movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:

Charles Laughton TV Shows (8)

His first TV Show was The Ed Sullivan Show (1948).

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Awards (2)

Awarded Academy Award for Best Actor in 1934 , awarded Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album in 1961 ,


He graduated from Royal Academy Of Dramatic Art

What was Charles's zodiac sign?

Charles Laughton zodiac sign was cancer.

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