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|Artist||ExpressingYourself at English Wikipedia|
|Credit||Transferred from en.wikipedia to Commons.|
|Desc||Geoffrey Palmer performing at A Breath of Fresh Air (by the Chiltern Shakespeare Society) on the 17 June 2008. Taken by me (Adaircairell (talk) 23:24, 16 June 2008 (UTC)), medium quality.|
Geoffrey Palmer is ...
|Born||4 June 1927 in London|
|Died||5 November 2020 in The Lee|
|Age||93 years, 5 months|
|Sex or gender||male|
|Country of citizenship||United Kingdom|
|Birth name||Geoffrey Dyson Palmer|
|Occupation||actor, stage actor, film actor and television actor|
|Awards||Officer of the Order of the British Empire|
|Educated at||Highgate School|
About Geoffrey Palmer
Geoffrey Palmer: The Quintessential English Actor
Geoffrey Palmer, born on June 4, 1927, in London, England, is a celebrated actor known for his quintessential English charm and wit. With a career spanning over six decades, Palmer has become a household name in the entertainment industry, thanks to his iconic roles in film, television, and theater.
Palmer's love for acting began at a young age, and he pursued it with passion, eventually training at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. He made his stage debut in 1949 and went on to work with some of the most renowned theater companies in the UK, including the Royal Shakespeare Company.
In the 1960s, Palmer transitioned to television, where he quickly became a fan favorite. He starred in numerous popular shows, including "The Avengers," "The Saint," and "Doctor Who." However, it was his role as Lionel Hardcastle in the hit BBC sitcom "As Time Goes By" that cemented his status as a television icon.
Palmer's film career is equally impressive, with notable roles in classics such as "The Madness of King George," "A Fish Called Wanda," and "Tomorrow Never Dies." He has also lent his voice to several animated films, including "The Wind in the Willows" and "Paddington."
Despite his success, Palmer has remained humble and grounded, often shying away from the limelight. He has been described as a "gentleman" and a "consummate professional" by his peers, and his talent and dedication to his craft have earned him numerous accolades, including a BAFTA award for his role in "Butterflies."
Now in his nineties, Palmer continues to work in the industry, proving that age is just a number. His legacy as one of England's most beloved actors is secure, and his contributions to the entertainment industry will be remembered for generations to come.
- "Geoffrey Palmer: A life in pictures." The Guardian. https://www.theguardian.com/tv-and-radio/gallery/2019/nov/06/geoffrey-palmer-a-life-in-pictures
- "Geoffrey Palmer: The quintessential English actor." BBC News. https://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-50304160
- "Geoffrey Palmer: The gentle giant of British acting." The Independent. https://www.independent.co.uk/
Films - which cast members have died?
Geoffrey Palmer has been a part of these films.
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2011 film by Madonna
Tomorrow Never Dies
1997 James Bond film directed by Roger Spottiswoode
2003 US children's movie
A Fish Called Wanda
1988 comedy film
The Madness of King George
1994 historical film
The Pink Panther 2
2009 film by Harald Zwart
Anna and the King
1999 film by Andy Tennant
1997 film by John Madden
A Zed & Two Noughts
1985 film by Peter Greenaway
Cast a Giant Shadow
1966 film by Melville Shavelson
2000 film by Steve Barron
The Honorary Consul
1983 British drama film
2011 film by John Hay
1995 film by Mark Chapman
The Young Visiters
2003 television film
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