Alec Guinness

Alec Guinness

British actor (1914–2000)
Sir Alec Guinness CH CBE was an English actor. After an early career on the stage, Guinness was featured in several of the Ealing comedies, including Kind Hearts and Coronets, in which he played nine different characters, The Lavender Hill Mob, for which he received his first Academy Award nomination, and The Ladykillers .Wikipedia
BornApril 2, 1914
HometownMaida Vale, United Kingdom
Net worth$100 million
Height5'9" (1.76m)
SpouseMerula Salaman (m 1938 - 2000)
ChildrenMatthew Guinness
ParentsAgnes Cuff , Andrew Geddes
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Videos

The Ladykillers (65th Anniversary 4K Restoration): Clip - Rooms To Rent

'The Ladykillers' follows the hilarious capers of a group of small-time crooks, taking on more they can handle in the form of their sweet, but slightly dotty, elderly landlady Mrs Wilberforce.MyMovies, clip, 2020, Comedy, Suspense, Alexander Mackendrick, Alec Guinness, Cecil Parker
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

The Man in the White Suit
The Man in the White Suit
1h 25min
1952
Little Dorrit Part One: Nobody's Fault
Little Dorrit Part One: Nobody's Fault
G
2h 57min
1988
Little Dorrit Part Two: Little Dorrit's Story
Little Dorrit Part Two: Little Dorrit's Story
G
3h 3min
1988
Pasternak
Pasternak
0h 9min
1965
The Prisoner
The Prisoner
1h 34min
1955
Little Dorrit
Little Dorrit
G
5h 57min
1988
Lovesick
Lovesick
PG
1h 35min
1983
Smiley's People
Smiley's People
1h
1982
Little Lord Fauntleroy
Little Lord Fauntleroy
1h 43min
1980
Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy
Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy
TV-14
4h 50min
1980
Star Wars: Episode IV -- A New Hope
Star Wars: Episode IV -- A New Hope
PG
2h 1min
1977
Hitler: The Last Ten Days
Hitler: The Last Ten Days
PG
1h 46min
1973
Brother Sun, Sister Moon
Brother Sun, Sister Moon
PG
2h 1min
1972
Scrooge
Scrooge
G
1h 58min
1970
Cromwell
Cromwell
G
2h 25min
1970
The Comedians
The Comedians
2h 28min
1967
The Quiller Memorandum
The Quiller Memorandum
1h 45min
1966
Hotel Paradiso
Hotel Paradiso
1h 40min
1966
Situation Hopeless... But Not Serious
Situation Hopeless... But Not Serious
1h 37min
1965
The Fall of the Roman Empire
The Fall of the Roman Empire
3h 8min
1964
Lawrence of Arabia
Lawrence of Arabia
PG
3h 42min
1962
A Majority of One
A Majority of One
2h 33min
1961
Damn the Defiant!
Damn the Defiant!
1h 41min
1962

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1989Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion PictureLittle Dorrit Part One: Nobody's FaultNominated
1988Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion PictureLittle Dorrit Part Two: Little Dorrit's StoryNominated
1983Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or SpecialSmiley's PeopleNominated
1978Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion PictureStar Wars: Episode IV -- A New HopeNominated
1978Academy AwardActor in a Supporting RoleStar Wars: Episode IV -- A New HopeNominated