He acted in William Shakespeare's play, "The Merry Wives of Windsor," at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Maggie Smith, Alec McCowen, and Judi Dench in the cast. Hale was director.
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I'm so tired of not being able to make a movie without a car chase, or the villain dying twice. It's all exactly the same.
On the "BBC Desert Island Discs" radio program broadcast in August 2001, Ackland picked the music he would want with him if he was stranded on a desert island. His picks were, in apparently ascending order: - 1. Ralph Vaughan Williams
' "The Lark Ascending", Nigel Kennedy
with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra conducted by Sir Simon Rattle
Deep, distinctive voice