Anthony Quayle

Anthony Quayle

British actor, director (1913–1989)
Sir John Anthony Quayle CBE was a British actor and theatre director. He was nominated for an Oscar and a Golden Globe for his supporting role as Thomas Wolsey in the film Anne of the Thousand Days .Wikipedia
BornSeptember 7, 1913
HometownAinsdale, United Kingdom
Height6'1" (1.86m)
SpouseDorothy Hyson (m 1947 - 1989) , Hermione Hannen (m 1935 - 1941)
ChildrenRosanna Quayle

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1981Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or SpecialMasadaNominated
1981Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a MovieMasadaNominated
1975Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Single Performance by a Supporting Actor in a Comedy or Drama SpecialQB VIIWinner
1970Academy AwardActor in a Supporting RoleAnne of the Thousand DaysNominated
1970Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion PictureAnne of the Thousand DaysNominated