1923–2014 | British actor, director, producer
British character actor who escaped from early typecasting as a young coward, revealed an ambitious range of characterisations, and went on to produce and direct
Richard Attenborough became a life peer in 1993. Married actress Sheila Sim in 1945.
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Watch Richard Attenborough on British television
- 10 Rillington Place (1971)
- Thursday at 1.45am on TCM HD
- Thursday at 2.45am on TCM Plus 1
- An account of London’s sordid Christie murders of the forties.
- The Great Escape (1963)
- Friday at 5.05pm on Sky Cinema Greats HD
- Allied prisoners plan to escape from a German prison camp.
- Jurassic Park (1993)
- Sunday at 6.35am on Sky Cinema Greats HD
- Sunday at 5.45pm on Sky Cinema Greats HD
- Genetically re-created from blood taken from ancient mosquitoes, dinosaurs run amok in a theme park.