HENRY V (1957)
Written by William Shakespeare
Directed by Frank Greene
Ian McKellen in the role of King Henry V
25 March 1957 - 30 March 1957
Words from Ian McKellen
The director, Frank Greene, must have thought that the previous year I'd proved myself worthy of the leading role, Prince Hal now King Henry V.
Harold Kroto (Duke of York): in 1996 he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry and knighted. Nb www.kroto.info — Ian McKellen, December 2006