Seat Fillers: Peter O’Toole
Written by rifflaff_f213uk on August 4, 2022
Only 1 out of every 5 Oscar nominated actors actually gets to enjoy the ceremony with a win. The remaining 80% of the audience then become very talented Seat Fillers. Join Jeff and Cory on this inaugural StE Presents series, as they take you through the many Oscar misses of the King of Seat Fillers, Peter O’Toole. His career was heralded, his characters iconic, but for every nomination he faced, The Academy had other plans. Were his performances under appreciated? Was the deck constantly stacked against him? Did he spend more time drinking with Richard Burton than Burton’s own 2nd and 3rd wife Elizabeth Taylor to care? All this and more on Seat Fillers: Peter O’Toole.