Orson Welles

Orson Welles
United States actor and filmmaker (1915-1985)
Syn: ↑Welles, ↑George Orson Welles
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Orson Welles [Orson Welles]
(1915–85) a US actor who also wrote, directed and produced films and plays. He became famous in 1938 when his radio production of H G Wells's The War of the Worlds frightened many people who thought it was describing a real attack by Martians. Welles’s most famous film was his first, ↑Citizen Kane (1941). Others included ↑Jane Eyre (1944), The Lady from Shanghai (1948) with his wife Rita Hayworth, ↑Third Man, ↑Othello (1952) and Touch of Evil (1958).

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