John Laurie

Mar 25, 1897


Bantam-weight Scotsman John Laurie abandoned a career in architecture when he first stepped on stage in 1921. Laurie spent most of the next five decades playing surly, snappish types: the taciturn farmer who betrays fugitive Robert Donat in Hitchcock's The 39 Steps (1935), the repugnant Blind Pew in Disney's Treasure Island (1950) et. al. A friend and… More


John Laurie Videos

The Abominable Dr Phibes
2 minutes 27 seconds
Richard III
29 seconds
Between Heaven And Hell
2 minutes 28 seconds
Pandora And The Flying Dutchman
2 minutes 41 seconds
Madeleine: Dance With Me
3 minutes 9 seconds

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