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Jean-Pierre Aumont

Actor

“I could read English but spoke scarcely a word when I landed here in America). I didn't understand English and I had to learn the language. In the play I did with Katharine Cornell I played my whole part learning the lines phonetically. On opening night I played the part not understanding a word I was saying, and I've never gotten such good reviews since. -- recalling his American stage debut in… Read more
“I could read English but spoke scarcely a word when I landed here in America). I didn't understand English and I had to learn the language. In the play I did with Katharine Cornell I played my whole part learning the lines phonetically. On opening night I played the part not understanding a word I was saying, and I've never gotten such good reviews since. -- recalling his American stage debut in "Rose Burke"” Read less
Jean-Pierre Aumont