Canadian film actor who became popular in the UK with films like San Demetrio London and Another Shore. His other credits include Superman III, 2001: A Space Odyssey, and Where Eagles Dare.
He graduated from the University of Toronto and started acting with the Hamilton Player's Guild while working as a cashier.
He attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.
He was married to Dorothy Steele.
He took advice from Leslie Howard and moved to London to further evolve his acting career in 1936.