Tag: Edinburgh

Robert Louis Stevenson

(1850–1894) Robert Lewis Balfour Stevenson Works: • Aarresaari (Finnish) • A Child’s Garden of Verses (English) • A Christmas Sermon (English) • A Footnote to History: Eight Years of Trouble in Samoa (English) • A Lowden Sabbath Morn (English) •…

Lindsay Duncan

(1950) Lindsay Vere Duncan, CBE Filmography as Actress: Under the Tuscan Sun 2003 Director: Audrey Wells Starring: Diane Lane, Sandra Oh   Born November 7 1950 Edinburgh (Scotland) Occupation Actress Awards Drama Desk Award Laurence Olivier Award Tony Title Commander of the Order of…

Anthony Dawson

(1916–1992) Anthony Douglas Gillon Dawson Filmography as Actor: Dial M for Murder 1954 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: Ray Milland, Grace Kelly     Dr. No 1962 Director: Terence Young Starring: Sean Connery, Ursula Andress   Born October 18 1916 Edinburgh (Scotland) Died…

Ian Richardson

(1934–2007) Ian William Richardson, CBE Filmography as Actor: Man of La Mancha 1972 Director: Arthur Hiller Starring: Peter O’Toole, Sophia Loren   Born April 7 1934 Edinburgh (Scotland) Died February 9 2007 London (England) Occupation Actor Awards BAFTA Title Commander of…

Sean Connery

(1930–2020) Sir Thomas Sean Connery Filmography as Actor: Dr. No 1962 Director: Terence Young Starring: Sean Connery, Ursula Andress     From Russia with Love 1963 Director: Terence Young Starring: Sean Connery, Daniela Bianchi     Goldfinger 1964 Director: Guy Hamilton Starring: Sean Connery, Honor Blackman…

Finlay Currie

(1878–1968) Filmography as Actor: Quo Vadis 1951 Director: Mervyn LeRoy Starring: Robert Taylor, Deborah Kerr     Around the World in 80 Days 1956 Director: Michael Anderson Starring: David Niven, Cantinflas     Ben-Hur 1959 Director: William Wyler Starring: Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins   Born January 20 1878 Edinburgh (Scotland)…