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Albert Finney

1936-05-09 Salford, Greater Manchester, England, UK

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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.


Shooting Bond Self 2013-02-12
The Bourne Legacy Dr. Albert Hirsch 2012-08-08
Skyfall Kincade 2012-10-25
The Bourne Ultimatum Dr. Albert Hirsch 2007-08-03
Before the Devil Knows You're Dead Charles Hanson 2007-09-26
Amazing Grace John Newton 2006-09-16
A Good Year Henry Skinner 2006-09-09
Corpse Bride Finis Everglot (voice) 2005-09-12
Ocean's Twelve Gaspar LeMarque (uncredited) 2004-12-09
Big Fish Older Ed Bloom 2003-12-25
The Gathering Storm Winston Churchill 2002-04-22
Delivering Milo Elmore Dahl 2001-01-04
Erin Brockovich Ed Masry 2000-03-17
Traffic Chief of Staff 2000-03-23
Breakfast of Champions Kilgore Trout 1999-02-13
Simpatico Simms 1999-09-15
A Rather English Marriage Reggie Conyngham-Jervis 1998-12-30
Washington Square Dr. Austin Sloper 1997-10-10
The Run of the Country Danny's Father 1995-09-22
A Man of No Importance Alfred Byrne 1994-12-24
The Browning Version Andrew Crocker-Harris 1994-10-12
The Playboys Constable Brendan Hegarty 1992-04-22
Rich in Love Warren Odom 1992-10-01
The Image Jason Cromwell 1990-01-27
Roger Waters: The Wall - Live in Berlin Vocals 1990-07-20
Miller's Crossing Liam 'Leo' O'Bannon 1990-09-21
The Endless Game Alec Hillsden 1989-08-20
Orphans Harold 1987-09-18
Pope John Paul II Karol Wojtyla 1984-04-22
The Biko Inquest Sidney Kentridge 1984-11-01
Under the Volcano Geoffrey Firmin 1984-06-12
The Dresser Sir 1983-12-06
Shoot the Moon George Dunlap 1982-01-22
Annie 'Daddy' Oliver Warbucks 1982-06-18
Lights, Camera, Annie! Self / Daddy Warbucks 1982-03-07
Looker Dr. Larry Roberts 1981-10-30
Loophole Mike Daniels 1981-06-25
Wolfen Dewey Wilson 1981-07-24
The Duellists Fouche 1977-08-31
Alpha Beta Frank Elliot 1976-08-04
The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother Man in Audience at Opera 1975-12-14
Murder on the Orient Express Hercule Poirot 1974-11-22
Gumshoe Eddie Ginley 1971-12-01
Scrooge Ebenezer Scrooge 1970-11-05
The Picasso Summer George Smith 1969-08-08
Charlie Bubbles Charlie 1968-02-11
Two for the Road Mark Wallace 1967-04-27
Night Must Fall Danny 1964-03-18
Tom Jones Tom Jones 1963-08-24
The Victors Russian Soldier 1963-11-22
Saturday Night and Sunday Morning Arthur Seaton 1960-10-27
The Entertainer Mick Rice 1960-07-25