John Fortune Poster


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Overview (4)

Born in Bristol, England, UK
Died in UK  (leukemia)
Birth NameJohn C. Wood
Height 6' (1.83 m)

Mini Bio (1)

John Fortune was born on June 30, 1939 in Bristol, England as John C. Wood. He was an actor and writer, known for Rory Bremner, Who Else? (1993), The Tailor of Panama (2001) and Match Point (2005). He was married to Emma Burge and Susan Waldo. He died on December 31, 2013 in the UK.

Spouse (2)

Emma Burge (1995 - 31 December 2013) (his death)
Susan Waldo (1962 - 1976) (divorced) (3 children)

Trivia (3)

He studied at Cambridge University in England and, while there, was a member of the prestigious Cambridge University Footlights Club.
He was a great supporter of the British monarchy.
With Rory Bremner and John Bird, their show performed at the Albery Theatre in London was nominated for a 2003 Laurence Olivier Theatre Award for Best Entertainment of 2002.

Personal Quotes (1)

Cambridge was a fairly public-school place and if you were a working-class boy and had an outside lavatory, the girls at Newnham thought that was very Lawrentian and sexy.

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