Pleasence

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Donald Pleasence - Career - Cinema
... Pleasence made his big-screen debut with The Beachcomber (1954) ... Pleasence played Lucifer in the religious epic The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965) ... The distinctive, rather sinister accent which Pleasence employed in this and other films may be credited to the elocution lessons that he had as a child ...
Donald Pleasence - Early Life
... Pleasence was born in Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England, the son of Alice (née Armitage) and Thomas Stanley Pleasence, a railway stationmaster ... Pleasence attended Ecclesfield Grammar School, in Sheffield, Yorkshire, and subsequently dropped out to work as a railway clerk, while looking for a job as an actor ... During World War II Pleasence was initially a conscientious objector, but later changed his stance and was commissioned into the Royal Air Force, serving with 166 ...
Donald Pleasence - Career - Stage
... In 1939 Pleasence started working in repertory theatre as an assistant stage manager with Jersey Repertory, making his acting debut with the company as ... In the 1950s Pleasence's stage work included performing as Willie Mossop in a 1952 production of Hobson's Choice at the Arts Theatre and as Dauphin in Jean Anouilh's The Lark (19 ... In 1960 Pleasence won acclaim as the tramp in Harold Pinter's The Caretaker at the Arts Theatre, a part he would again play in a 1990 revival ...
Donald Pleasence - Career - Television
... Pleasence made his television debut in I Want to Be A Doctor in 1946 ... Pleasence played Prince John in several episodes of the ITV series The Adventures of Robin Hood (1956–1958) ... Pleasence's first appearance in America was in an episode of The Twilight Zone, playing an aging (and suicidal) teacher at a boys' school in the episode "Th ...
Angela Pleasence
... Daphne Anne Angela Pleasence (born 1941), better known as Angela Pleasence is an English actress ... She is the daughter of actor Donald Pleasence and Miriam Raymond ...