I, Claudius (film)
Unfinished 1937 film adaptation of the novels I, Claudius and Claudius the God (1935) by Robert Graves.- I, Claudius (film)
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Indian-born British actress who began her film career in British films as Anne Boleyn in The Private Life of Henry VIII (1933).
She was selected to star in Korda's 1937 film, I, Claudius, as Messalina, but her injuries in a car accident resulted in the film being abandoned.
English actress and star of the theatrical stage and cinema, particularly renowned for her performances in plays demanding dramatic and emotional intensity.
Her other film roles included the Empress Dowager Cixi in 55 Days at Peking (1963), Miss Milchrest in Murder at the Gallop (1963), the Queen of Hearts in Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1972), and Livia in the aborted I, Claudius in 1937.
In 1937, also for Korda, he starred in an ill-fated film version of the classic novel, I, Claudius, by Robert Graves, which was abandoned during filming owing to the injuries suffered by co-star Merle Oberon in a car crash.
Historical novel by English writer Robert Graves, published in 1934.
In 1937, abortive attempts were made to adapt the first book into a film by the film director Josef von Sternberg.
He also had a part as Cassius in the abandoned version of I, Claudius and in 21 Days (shot in 1937, released 1940).
Hungarian-British film director, producer and screenwriter, who founded his own film production studios and film distribution company.
He also attempted a version of I, Claudius with Laughton and Merle Oberon, but it was abandoned with only a few scenes shot.
Welsh writer, dramatist and actor.
I, Claudius (1937) as Caligula (the film was never completed, but footage is preserved)
The third wife of Roman emperor Claudius.
Merle Oberon in the 1937 uncompleted film of I, Claudius.
The third Roman emperor, ruling from 37 to 41.
Welsh actor Emlyn Williams was cast as Caligula in the never-completed 1937 film I, Claudius.
British actor and producer who worked in theatre, television and film.
I, Claudius (1937) as Valente