He acted in William Shakespeare's play, "Richard III," in a Royal Shakespeare Company production at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford-Upon-Avon, England with Antony Sher, Roger Allam, Penny Downie, Frances Tomelty, Malcolm Storry, Patricia Routledge, Harold Innocent, and Christopher Ravenscroft in the cast. Bill ...
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B. Blessed | Brian Blessed OBE
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I would love to be in Doctor Who
(2005) if they could find me another part.
As a child, he and his friends used to play at "Flash Gordon", inspired by the Buster Crabbe
serial films. In these childhood games, Brian would always play "Vultan", leader of the Hawkmen. In the cult science fiction film Flash Gordon
(1980), he played the same role as he had in childhood.
Booming operatic voice