10 wins & 14 nominations.
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(TV Series) (play - 1 episode, 1991) (screenplay - 1 episode, 1991)
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 1990) (written by - 1 episode, 1986)
(TV Series documentary) (written by - 1 episode)
(TV Mini-Series) (writer - 4 episodes, 1988) (by - 2 episodes, 1988)
Objects of Affection
(TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 1982) (by - 2 episodes, 1982) (written by - 1 episode, 1982)
Play for Today
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 1982) (by - 1 episode, 1975)
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
His play, "Habeas Corpus," was performed at the Donmar Warehouse Theatre in London, England with Jim Broadbent, Brenda Blethyn, John Padden, Sarah Woodward, Imelda Staunton, Hugh Bonneville, Celia Imrie, Natalie Walter, Jason Watkins, Nicholas Woodeson, and Stewart Permutt in the cast. Sam Mendes was director.
1 Biographical Movie |
4 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
2 Interviews |
39 Articles |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
6' (1.83 m)
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I've no need to stand on my dignity or have to be a well-thought-of figure in the theatre. I can be silly - and there is a great deal of silliness. And I enjoy that. I never think there's enough silliness in life anyway. I think that's what wrong with politicians - there's too little silliness in Downing Street.
He was awarded the Laurence Olivier
Theatre Award in 1992 (1991 season) for Best Actor in a Musical or Entertainment for his performance in "Talking Heads".
Laconic, morose, dead-pan Leeds accent