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Alec Guinness

1914–2000 | British actor, writer

Distinguished British stage actor, who in the late 1940s started a spectacular film career first as a master of disguise, then as a young hero and later as any character from Hitler to Obi Wan Kenobi

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Alec Guinness received an honorary Oscar in 1979 ‘for advancing the art of screen acting’.

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Herbert Pocket
Fagin
Whimple
The Duke/ The Banker/ The Parson/ The General/ The Admiral/ Young Ascoyne D’Ascoyne/Young Henry/ Lady Agatha D’Ascoyne
George Bird
Sidney Stratton
Holland
Flight Lt Peter Ross
Capt Henry St. James
Father Brown
Col Sir Edgar Fraser
Professor Marcus
Colonel Nicholson
Gulley Jimson
Jim Wormold
Major Jock Sinclair, DSO MM
Prince Feisal
Captain Crawford
Marcus Aurelius
Yevgraf
Cromwell (1970)
King Charles ‘Stuart’ I
Ben Obi-Wan Kenobi
Ben
John Bigalow
Godbole
William Dorrit
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