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Monday, 25 August 2014

British actor and director Richard Attenborough has died.

 http://www.independent.co.uk/news/people/news/richard-attenborough-dead-veteran-actor-and-director-dies-aged-90-9688669.html


A sad day for the British film industry




Richard Attenborough
 
Richard Samuel Attenborough, 29 August 1923 – 24 August 2014.
Brighton Rock, The Guinea Pig, Morning Departure, Dunkirk, Angry Silence, 10 Rillington Place, Great Escape, the list of acting roles is almost endless and as a director Attenborough will probably be most remembered for Gandhi.


Regimental Sergeant Major Lauderdale





His portrayal of Regimental Sgt. Major Lauderdale in Guns at Batasi stands out, albeit that the film did not achieve the same degree of recognition as many of the others.(See YouTube entries)
Richard "Dickie" Attenborough. R I P