Cuttings book

Scope and Content

Labelled "R.D. - General IV" and containing cuttings similar in nature to those in FRD1/6/3/44-6. Includes references to: RD's marriage to Renée Asherson; various stage and screen stars, including Stewart Granger, Diana Dors, Jack Hawkins, Laurence Olivier and Gregory Peck; rumours of films linked with RD's name, including a version of The Tempest; the death of film critic Richard Winnington in Sep 1953; RD's broadcasts; and a BBC radio play of Henry VIII marking Dame Sybil Thorndike's 50th stage anniversary, in which RD played Cranmer (1954).