Cyril Ritchard

Biography
Legendary for his preening, prancing, delightfully playful villain Captain Hook on the award-winning stage (as well as TV) opposite America's musical treasure Mary Martin, beloved musical star Cyril Ritchard had a vast career that would last six decades, but Peter Pan would become his prime legacy. Born in Australia just before the turn of the century, he was educated at St. Aloysius College and Sydney University wherein he slyly sidestepped a parentally-guided career in medicine for entertain...  Read more »
Born
December 01, 1897, Surry Hills, Australia
Occupation
Theatre DirectorActor
Religion
Roman Catholicism

Family

Parents
Marguerite Trimnell-RitchardHerbert Trimnell-Ritchard

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