28 wins & 19 nominations.
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Kind Hearts and Coronets
The D'Ascoyne Family: The Duke / The Banker / The Parson / The General / The Admiral / Young Ascoyne / Young Henry / Lady Agatha
The Chief Clerk
Sir Fennimore Truscott
Soldier in Concert Audience (Extra) (uncredited)
He acted in Julian Mitchell's play, "A Family and a Fortune," at the Theatre Royal in Brighton, East Sussex, England with Margaret Leighton, Nicola Pagett, Rachel Kempson, and Anthony Nicholls in the cast. Alan Strachan was director.
13 Print Biographies |
1 Interview |
18 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
17 Magazine Cover Photos |
Alec Guiness | Mr. Alec Guinness | Sir Alec Guinness | Mystery Guest Star
5' 10" (1.78 m)
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[Asked if Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
(1977) had made him a fortune]: Yes, blessed be Star Wars. But two-thirds of that went to the Inland Revenue and a sizable sum on VAT. No complaints. Let me leave it by saying I can live for the rest of my life in the reasonably modest way I am now used to, that I have no debts and I can afford to refuse work that doesn't appeal to me.
A heavy smoker for most of his life, he finally managed to give up the habit in his last years.
Known for playing multiple complex characters and changing his appearance to suit.
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