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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 made a cameo appearance as a lunatic wearing glasses in A Bridge Too Far
(1977). This was his only acting role in a film that he directed.
Frequently directs films about the lives of real-life individuals