Brian Bedford

Brian Bedford

Birth
Morley, Metropolitan Borough of Leeds, West Yorkshire, England
Death 13 Jan 2016 (aged 80)
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, USA
Burial Cremated, Ashes scattered, Specifically: Ashes scattered in Stratford, Ontario, Canada
Memorial ID 157044378 · View Source
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Actor. He was a prominent actor on the theatrical stage, where he acted in and directed plays by William Shakespeare, television, and film. He attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London from 1952 to 1954 and was in the same class as Peter O'Toole, Albert Finney, and Alan Bates. He was known primarily for his stage performances which earned him numerous Tony Award nominations (only win came in 1971 for his performance in "The School for Wives"). He also appeared on both film and television throughout his career with such credits as "Grand Prix" (1966), "Nixon" (1995), "Coronet Blue", "Robin Hood" (1973), and "The Pad and How to Use It" (1966). He was still performing in theatrical productions at the time of his passing.

Bio by: Mr. Badger Hawkeye


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Mr. Badger Hawkeye
  • Added: 13 Jan 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 157044378
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Brian Bedford (16 Feb 1935–13 Jan 2016), Find A Grave Memorial no. 157044378, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Ashes scattered, who reports a Ashes scattered in Stratford, Ontario, Canada.