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It's important to get the little details right. It's not just the look, but stance, style and speech, too. It took me nine months of preparation to get [WInston Churchill] right the first time I played him, back in 1981 in the drama series "The Wilderness Years" (1982) for ITV.
Several websites, including Metro and The Telegraph, incorrectly state that he won a BAFTA for Winston Churchill: The Wilderness Years
(1981). He was nominated but did not win, as Anthony Andrews
won for Brideshead Revisited
(1981) that year. Brideshead was so dominant in the awards that year that Hardy was actually the only actor among the four nominees to be nominated for appearing in another ...
Characters full of bluster and grand gestures that were trying desperately hard to hide the softer, more vulnerable person within