George VI"s other mentor who played with the stammerer at Wimbledon

George VI"s other mentor who played with the stammerer at Wimbledon

The King’s smash! George VI”s other mentor who played with the stammerer at Wimbledon

11:16 PM on 17th June 2011

Tennis partners: George VI (left) with Sir Louis Greig at Wimbledon in 1926

Tennis partners: George VI (left) with Sir Louis Greig at Wimbledon in 1926

Wing man: George VI (right) with friend and mentor Wing Commander Major Sir Louis Greig who followed him to Cambridge and also joined the RAF

Wing man: George VI (right) with friend and mentor Wing Commander Major Sir Louis Greig who followed him to Cambridge and also joined the RAF

The other mentor: Colin Firth as George VI in blockbuster The King

The other mentor: Colin Firth as George VI in blockbuster The King”s Speech, with his therapist Lionel Logue (played by Geoffrey Rush)