Tag: Knight Bachelor

John Hurt

(1940–2017) Sir John Vincent Hurt, CBE Filmography as Actor: A Man for All Seasons 1966 Director: Fred Zinnemann Starring: Paul Scofield, Wendy Hiller   Born January 22 1940 Chesterfield (England) Died January 25 2017 Cromer (England) Cause of death Cancer (pancreatic) Occupation Actor…

Alexander Korda

(1893–1956) Sir Alexander Korda, born Sándor László Kellner Filmography as Director: That Hamilton Woman 1941 Director: Alexander Korda Starring: Vivien Leigh, Laurence Olivier     Filmography as Producer: Anna Karenina 1948 Director: Julien Duvivier Starring: Vivien Leigh, Ralph Richardson   Born September 16…

Ridley Scott

(1937) Sir Ridley Scott Filmography as Director: Thelma & Louise 1991 Director: Ridley Scott Starring: Susan Sarandon, Geena Davis     Hannibal 2001 Director: Ridley Scott Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Julianne Moore   Born November 30 1937 South Shields (England) Occupation Film Director Producer Awards BAFTA David…

Michael Caine

(1933) Sir Michael Caine, CBE born Maurice Joseph Micklewhite Jr. Filmography as Actor: Educating Rita 1983 Director: Lewis Gilbert Starring: Michael Caine, Julie Walters   Born March 14 1933 Rotherhithe, London (England) Occupation Actor Awards Academy Award BAFTA Awards European Film Award Golden…

Noël Coward

(1899–1973) Sir Noël Peirce Coward Filmography as Writer: Burton and Taylor 2013 Director: Richard Laxton Starring: Helena Bonham Carter, Dominic West     Filmography as Actor: Around the World in 80 Days 1956 Director: Michael Anderson Starring: David Niven, Cantinflas     Paris When It Sizzles…

Michael Redgrave

(1908–1985) Sir Michael Scudamore Redgrave, CBE   Born March 20 1908 Bristol (England) Died March 21 1985 Denham, Buckinghamshire (England) Cause of death Parkinson’s disease Wife (1935-1985) Rachel Kempson (1910-2003) Daughter Vanessa Redgrave (1937) Son-in-law Tony Richardson (1928-1991) Granddaughter Natasha Richardson (1963-2009) Grandson-in-law Liam…

Kenneth Branagh

(1960) Sir Kenneth Charles Branagh   Born December 10 1960 Belfast (Northern Ireland) Wife (1989-1995) Emma Thompson (1959) Girlfriend (1994-1999) Helena Bonham Carter (1966) Occupation Actor Film director Occupation Screenwriter Writer Awards BAFTA Emmy European Film Award Title Knight Bachelor…

Michael Gambon

(1940) Sir Michael John Gambon, CBE Filmography as Actor: The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover 1989 Director: Peter Greenaway Starring: Michael Gambon, Helen Mirren   Born October 19 1940 Cabra, Dublin (Ireland) Occupation Actor Awards BAFTA Laurence Olivier Award Screen Actors…

Daniel Day-Lewis

(1957) Sir Daniel Michael Blake Day-Lewis Filmography as Actor: A Room with a View 1985 Director: James Ivory Starring: Helena Bonham Carter, Julian Sands     The Age of Innocence 1993 Director: Martin Scorsese Starring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Michelle Pfeiffer   Born April 29 1957 London (England) Girlfriend…

Alan Bates

(1934–2003) Sir Alan Arthur Bates, CBE Filmography as Actor: Zorba the Greek 1964 Director: Michael Cacoyannis Starring: Anthony Quinn, Alan Bates     Women in Love 1969 Director: Ken Russell Starring: Alan Bates, Oliver Reed   Born February 17 1934 Allestree (England) Died December 27…