An Actor's Perspective

Sir Peter Ustinov, actor, novelist, playwright, screenwriter and producer, spoke to the National Press Club on his long career in drama. A… read more

An Actor's Perspective Sir Peter Ustinov, actor, novelist, playwright, screenwriter and producer, spoke to the National Press Club on his long career in drama. A versatile actor in movies, plays and operas, Sir Ustinov recalled his experiences in a long career in the arts, his British upbringing, and his participation in the British army. He voiced optimism at the future of mankind, since communication is increasing while embarking upon a war seems more and more like suicide. Sir Peter punctuated his remarks with impersonations of public and private figures, including President Bush.

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Program ID:
18462-1
Category:
National Press Club
Format:
National Press Club Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 18, 1991 | 2:11pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jun 22, 1991 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Jun 18, 1991 | 2:11pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 19, 1991 | 4:13am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 19, 1991 | 7:40am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 19, 1991 | 9:30am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 22, 1991 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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