Wrote the foreword to Ken Annakin
's autobiography "So You Want to be a Director?".
1 Biographical Movie |
1 Print Biography |
1 Portrayal |
4 Interviews |
7 Articles |
5 Magazine Cover Photos |
Lord Richard Attenborough | Lord Attenborough | Sir Richard Attenborough
5' 7" (1.7 m)
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I want to make a film about Tom Paine. I think Tom Paine is one of the greatest men that's ever lived. He lived in the 18th century, as you all know, he was an Englishman who was involved in the writing of American Declaration of Independence, the American Constitution, the French Constitution, wrote the great book called The Rights of Man - commercial over! But nobody wants to make it. Nobody. ...
He died in Denville Hall care home in Northwood, London, on August 23, 2014, at lunchtime, five days before 91st birthday. He moved into the care home because of his failing health, in March 2013. His wife, Sheila, had been based there since June 2012.
Frequently cast 'Anthony Hopkins'