Richard Attenborough (1923–2014)

Actor | Producer | Director



Photos

  • Richard Attenborough and Susannah York in Conduct Unbecoming (1975)
  • 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)

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Filmography


All Filmography

Did You Know

Trivia

Steven Spielberg has named him as an influence.


Quotes

I prefer fact to fiction.


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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