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John Hurt CBE | Sir John Hurt
5' 9" (1.75 m)
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I certainly wouldn't go as far as saying proud, but I'm absolutely amazed I've lasted that long [50 years]. I knew I wanted to act from a very young age - from about nine, really - but I didn't know how to go about it. I had no idea. The world was a much bigger place then. Also you didn't have the communications we have today: now we've all got the internet, we know what's going on everywhere. We...
Was friends with the late John Entwistle
, bassist and founding member of The Who
. He had written a poem about him and read it out loud at his memorial October 24th, 2002.
Often plays characters with positions of power