Alec Guinness

Alec Guinness

Performer

Alec Guinness, the British actor who made his professional stage debut in 1933-34 and was a star of theatre, film and TV over a 60-year career, died Aug. 5, 2000, in a West Sussex, England, hospital of undisclosed causes, according to wire reports. Alec Guinness, the British actor who made his professional stage debut in 1933-34 and was a star of theatre, film and TV over a 60-year career, died Aug. 5 in a West Sussex, England, hospital of undisclosed causes, according to wire reports.

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  • Also known as: Alec Guiness, Alec Guiness de Cuffe, Sir Alec Guinness
  • Born: Apr 2, 1914 in London, England
  • Death: Aug 5, 2000 in West Sussex, England

Roles (3)

Dylan Playbill - Jan 1964 Dylan (1964)
Opened Jan 18, 1964
  • as Dylan Thomas (Original)
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The Cocktail Party Playbill - Feb 1950 The Cocktail Party (1950)
Opened Jan 21, 1950
  • as An Unidentified Guest (Original)
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Flare Path Playbill - Dec 1942 Flare Path (1942)
Opened Dec 23, 1942
  • as Flight Lieutenant GrahamTeddy (Original)
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Awards

Tony Award
1964 Best Actor in a Play Dylan Winner
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