Oliver Reed

Oliver Reed

Actor
Robert Oliver Reed was an English actor known for his upper-middle class, macho image and "hellraiser" lifestyle.Wikipedia
BornFebruary 13, 1938
HometownWimbledon, United Kingdom
Height5'11" (1.80m)
SpouseJosephine Burge (m 1985 - 1999) , Kate Byrne (m 1959 - 1969)
ChildrenMark Reed , Sarah Reed
Parents[Beryl] Marcia Andrews , Peter Reed
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Top Stories

Sex, sacrilege and censorship: why Ken Russell’s The Devils was damned

  • When the film director Ken Russell died in 2011, one obituary described him as ‘the apostle of excess’ and ‘the wild man of British cinema’. Some of the most notorious scenes in his filmography included the nude wrestling match between Alan Bates and Oliver Reed in the DH Lawrence adaptation Women in Love, the terrifying and hallucinatory strangeness of Altered States, and the Grand Guignol excesses of his Bram Stoker adaptation The Lair of the White Worm. Yet nothing came close to his 1971 film

MOVIES & TV SHOWS

The Incredible Adventures of Marco Polo
The Incredible Adventures of Marco Polo
PG-13
1h 37min
2000
Gladiator
Gladiator
R
2h 35min
2000
Jeremiah
Jeremiah
1h 30min
1998
Severed Ties
Severed Ties
R
1h 32min
1992
Prisoner of Honor
Prisoner of Honor
PG
1h 28min
1991
That's Action
That's Action
1h 17min
1990
The Revenger
The Revenger
R
1h 27min
1990
Hired to Kill
Hired to Kill
R
1h 31min
1992
A Ghost in Monte Carlo
A Ghost in Monte Carlo
1h 31min
1990
Master of Dragonard Hill
Master of Dragonard Hill
R
1h 33min
1976
The Return of the Musketeers
The Return of the Musketeers
PG
1h 42min
1991
The Adventures of Baron Munchausen
The Adventures of Baron Munchausen
PG
2h 6min
1989
Skeleton Coast
Skeleton Coast
R
1h 38min
1975
Gor
Gor
PG
1h 34min
1975
Hold My Hand, I'm Dying
Hold My Hand, I'm Dying
1h 50min
1988

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
2001British Academy of Film & Television ArtsActor in a Supporting RoleGladiatorNominated
2001Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureGladiatorNominated