Derek Jacobi

Derek Jacobi

British actor and film director
Sir Derek George Jacobi CBE is an English actor and director. A "forceful, commanding stage presence", Jacobi has enjoyed a successful and distinguished stage career, appearing in various stage productions of William Shakespeare such as Hamlet, Much Ado About Nothing, Macbeth, Twelfth Night, The Tempest, King Lear, and Romeo and Juliet.Wikipedia
BornOctober 22, 1938
HometownLeytonstone, United Kingdom
Net worth$8 million
Height5'8" (1.73m)
PartnerRichard Clifford
ParentsDaisy Gertrude Jacobi , Alfred George Jacobi
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AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
2013British Academy of Film & Television ArtsLeading ActorLast Tango in HalifaxNominated
2011Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureThe King's SpeechWinner
2002Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureGosford ParkWinner
2001Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureGladiatorNominated
1998British Academy of Film & Television ArtsActorGladiatorNominated