Narrator of 'Big' (2006). A short 23 minute movie shown at the space theatre in Leicester's National Space Centre, England.
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. ...
Was hospitalised in August 2008 when his heart stopped beating for a time, and again in December 2008 when he went into a coma for several days after suffering a fall.
Frequently films movies about former British colonies. Examples iclude India (Gandhi
(1982)), South Africa (Cry Freedom
(1987)), Canada (Grey Owl