Appeared (as "Len" in "The Dwarfs", Arts Theatre, London, England.
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John Hurt CBE | Sir John Hurt
5' 9" (1.75 m)
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(2011) I'm not interested in awards. I never have been. I don't think they are important. Don't get me wrong, if somebody gives me a prize, I thank them as gratefully as I know how, because it's very nice to be given a prize. But I don't think that awards ought to be sought. It encourages our business to be competitive in absolutely the wrong way. We're not sportsmen; we're not trying to come in ...
He was awarded the Knight Bachelor of the Order of the British Empire in the 2015 Queen's New Years Honours List for his services to drama as an actor. He lives in Cromer, Norfolk, England.
Frequently plays characters who suffer physical torment