Richard Attenborough (1923–2014)

Actor | Producer | Director



Photos

  • Richard Attenborough and Pier Angeli in The Angry Silence (1960)
  • Richard Attenborough and Pier Angeli in The Angry Silence (1960)
  • James Stewart, Richard Attenborough, and Hardy Krüger in The Flight of the Phoenix (1965)
  • Richard Attenborough, Stéphane Audran, Oliver Reed, Gert Fröbe, Charles Aznavour, Herbert Lom, Adolfo Celi, and Elke Sommer in Ten Little Indians (1974)
  • Richard Attenborough in Ten Little Indians (1974)
  • Richard Attenborough, Stéphane Audran, Oliver Reed, Gert Fröbe, Herbert Lom, Alberto de Mendoza, and Elke Sommer in Ten Little Indians (1974)

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Filmography


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Did You Know

Trivia

2002-: Third president of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA).


Quotes

At my age the only problem is with remembering names. When I call everyone "darling", it has damn all to do with passionately adoring them, but I know I'm safe calling them that. Although, of course, I adore them, too.


Trademark

Frequently filmed movies about former British colonies. Examples include India (Gandhi (1982)), South Africa (Cry Freedom (1987)), Canada (Grey Owl (1999))


Nickname

Dickie, Bunter.


Star Sign

Virgo

Personal Details

Born

Richard Samuel Attenborough

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, UK

Died

(age 90)
Denville Hall, Northwood, Hillingdon, London, England, UK


Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)

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