Narrated "Amsterdam", Booker Prize-winning novel by Ian McEwan
, 4 audio-cassette set (unabridged), HarperCollins Audio
1 Print Biography |
8 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
4 Magazine Cover Photos |
Sir Alan Bates
5' 9" (1.75 m)
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[1973 comment on Anthony Quinn
] At his best, he's a marvelous actor and he's a very instinctive actor. He has a sort of animal quality, although I think he's got a bit stuck with it. He's a larger than life character. He's that without trying before he starts. He's not the easiest man to work with by any means. He's quite temperamental.
Eldest of three brothers from an artistic family: his two brothers are artists, his father was a fine cellist, and his mother a pianist who had studied in Paris. His father supported the family by working in the insurance business.