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Albert Finney

Albert Finney (9 May 1936 – 7 February 2019) was an English actor. He attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and worked in the theatre before attaining prominence on screen in the early 1960s, debuting with The Entertainer (1960), directed by Tony Richardson, who had previously directed him in the theatre. He maintained a successful career in theatre, film and television. He is known for his roles in Saturday Night and Sunday Morning (also 1960), Tom Jones (1963), Two for the Road (1967), Scrooge (1970), Annie (1982), The Dresser (1983), Miller's Crossing (1990), A Man of No Importance (1994), Erin Brockovich (2000), Big Fish (2003), The Bourne Ultimatum (2007), Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (2007), The Bourne Legacy (2012), and the James Bond film Skyfall (2012). A recipient of BAFTA , Golden Globe, Emmy and Screen Actors Guild awards, Finney was nominated for an Academy Award five times, as Best Actor four times, for Tom Jones (1963), Murder on the Orient Express (1974), The Dresser (1983), and Under the Volcano (1984), and as Best Supporting Actor for Erin Brockovich (2000). He received several awards for his performance as Winston Churchill in the 2002 BBC–HBO television biographical film The Gathering Storm. Description above from the Wikipedia article Albert Finney, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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May 9, 1936 In Salford, Greater Manchester, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie The Entertainer 1960-07-25
Latest Project:
Movie Skyfall 2012-10-25
Known For
Poster of Skyfall
Poster of The Bourne Ultimatum
Poster of Ocean's Twelve
Poster of Nostromo
Movie Skyfall Kincade 2012-10-25
Movie The Bourne Legacy Dr. Albert Hirsch 2012-08-08
Movie The Bourne Ultimatum Dr. Albert Hirsch 2007-08-03
Movie Before the Devil Knows You're Dead Charles Hanson 2007-09-26
Movie A Good Year Uncle Henry Skinner 2006-09-09
Movie Amazing Grace John Newton 2006-09-16
Movie Corpse Bride Finis Everglot (voice) 2005-09-12
Movie Ocean's Twelve Gaspar LeMarque (uncredited) 2004-12-09
Movie Big Fish Older Ed Bloom 2003-12-25
Movie The Gathering Storm Winston Churchill 2002-04-22
Movie Delivering Milo Elmore Dahl 2001-01-04
Movie Erin Brockovich Ed Masry 2000-03-17
Movie Traffic Chief of Staff 2000-03-23
Movie Breakfast of Champions Kilgore Trout 1999-02-13
Movie Simpatico Simms 1999-09-15
Movie A Rather English Marriage Reggie Conyngham-Jervis 1998-12-30
Movie Washington Square Dr. Austin Sloper 1997-10-10
Series Nostromo 1997-01-05
Series Karaoke Daniel Feeld 1996-04-28
Series Cold Lazarus Daniel Feeld 1996-05-26
Movie The Run of the Country Danny's Father 1995-09-22
Movie The Browning Version Andrew Crocker-Harris 1994-10-12
Movie A Man of No Importance Alfred Byrne 1994-12-24
Movie The Playboys Constable Brendan Hegarty 1992-04-22
Movie Rich in Love Warren Odom 1992-10-01
Movie The Image Jason Cromwell 1990-01-27
Movie Roger Waters: The Wall - Live in Berlin Vocals 1990-07-20
Series The Green Man 1990-10-28
Movie Miller's Crossing Liam 'Leo' O'Bannon 1990-09-21
Movie The Endless Game Alec Hillsden 1989-08-20
Movie Orphans Harold 1987-09-18
Movie Pope John Paul II Karol Wojtyla 1985-05-16
Movie Under the Volcano Geoffrey Firmin 1984-06-12
Movie The Biko Inquest Sidney Kentridge 1984-11-01
Movie The Dresser Sir 1983-12-06
Movie Shoot the Moon George Dunlap 1982-01-22
Movie Annie 'Daddy' Oliver Warbucks 1982-06-18
Movie Loophole Mike Daniels 1981-06-25
Movie Looker Dr. Larry Roberts 1981-10-30
Movie Wolfen Dewey Wilson 1981-07-24
Movie The Duellists Fouche 1977-08-31
Movie Alpha Beta Frank Elliot 1976-08-04
Movie The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother Man in Audience at Opera 1975-12-14
Movie Murder on the Orient Express Hercule Poirot 1974-11-22
Movie Gumshoe Eddie Ginley 1971-12-01
Movie Scrooge Ebenezer Scrooge 1970-11-05
Movie The Picasso Summer George Smith 1969-08-08
Movie Charlie Bubbles Charlie 1968-02-11
Movie Two for the Road Mark Wallace 1967-04-27
Series ABC Stage 67 Unknown 1966-09-14
Movie Night Must Fall Danny 1964-03-18
Movie Tom Jones Tom Jones 1963-08-24
Movie The Victors Russian Soldier 1963-11-22
Movie The Entertainer Mick Rice 1960-07-25
Movie Saturday Night and Sunday Morning Arthur Seaton 1960-10-27