William Claude Rains (10 November 1889 – 30 May 1967) was an English stage and film actor whose career spanned 46 years. He was best known for his many roles in Hollywood films.
- God felt sorry for actors, so he gave them a place in the sun and a lot of money. All they had to sacrifice was their talent.
- Of Hollywood; Halliwell's Who's Who in the Movies (2001 ed): Art. Claude Rains p. 362
About Claude Rains
- He was a great influence on me. I don't know what happened to him. I think he failed and went to America.