He played a failed television writer named Martin Bannister and an alternative incarnation of the Doctor in the Big Finish "Doctor Who Unbound" audio drama Deadline.
Sir Derek Jacobi
5' 10" (1.78 m)
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I've now been there, done that, and got the T-shirt. We just went to the registry office, signed a bit of paper and it was all over. We didn't have a bit party, but we had twenty-five friends to lunch. It was very quiet though, all over in a morning. - On his civil partnership ceremony
He was awarded the Laurence Olivier
Theatre Award in 1984 (1983 season) for Best Actor in a Revival for "Cyrano de Bergerac".