John Gielgud

John Gielgud was born in 1904 in South Kensington, London.   He was the great-nephew of the famous actress Ellen Terry.   He had great success on stage in London and New York.   His first major film was “The Good Companions” with Jessie Matthews in 1933.   In 1936 Alfred Hitchcock cast him opposite Madeleine Carroll in “Secret […]