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Nigel Hawthorne
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Born in Coventry, West Midlands
Born on 5th of April 1929
Died on 26th of December 2001

Born 1929. Died 2001 - English actor.


An outstanding actor, who conquered the London stage with distinguished productions such as Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead (1971), The Magistrate (1986) and Hapgood (1988). He performed Shadowlands in the West End (1989) and on Broadway (1990-92). He is best known on television as Sir Humphrey Appleby in Yes, Prime Minister. He won an Academy Award for his role in The Madness of King George (1994), and was knighted in 1999.

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