John Gielgud

John Gielgud

English actor and theatre director (1904-2000)
Sir Arthur John Gielgud, OM, CH was an English actor and theatre director whose career spanned eight decades.Wikipedia
BornApril 14, 1904
HometownSouth Kensington, United Kingdom
Height5'11" (1.81m)
ParentsKate Terry-Lewis , Henry Lex Franciszek Adam Gielgud

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The secrets of the spies’ favourite hotel

  • In a scrap of land pockmarked by a century of near-constant conflict, home to three global faiths and claimed by two peoples, few can agree about anything. Yet the American Colony Hotel, located just outside the walls of Jerusalem’s old city, is by common consent a glorious haven from the Middle East’s most fractious disputes.


1997Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureShine (film)Nominated
1997British Academy of Film & Television ArtsActor in a Supporting RoleShine (film)Nominated
1990Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture MadeWar and RemembranceNominated
1989Golden GlobeBest Performance by An Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture MadeWar and RemembranceWinner
1989Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Lead ActorWar and RemembranceNominated