Definition of Olivier, Laurence in English:

Olivier, Laurence

proper noun

  • Baron Olivier of Brighton (1907–89), English actor and director; full name Laurence Kerr Olivier. Following his professional debut in 1924, he performed all the major Shakespearean roles; he was also director of the National Theatre (1963–73). His movies include "Wuthering Heights" (1939), "Rebecca" (1940), "Pride and Prejudice" (1940), "Henry V" (1944), and "Hamlet" (1948)


Olivier, Laurence