Paul Scofield

Paul Scofield

English actor
Though his number of film roles amount to a bit over 30, Paul Scofield has cast a giant shadow in the world of stage and film acting. He grew up in West Sussex, the son of a schoolmaster. He attended the Varndean School for Boys in Brighton.Wikipedia
BornJanuary 21, 1922
HometownBirmingham, England
Height5'11" (1.80m)
SpouseJoy Parker
ChildrenMartin Scofield, Sarah Scofield
ParentsEdward Harry Scofield, Mary Scofield

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