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|Artist||CossieMoJo at English Wikipedia|
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|Desc||Sir Ian Holm in Edinburgh August 2004|
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Ian Holm is ...
|Born||12 September 1931 in Goodmayes|
|Died||19 June 2020 in London|
|Age||88 years, 9 months|
|Sex or gender||male|
|Country of citizenship||United Kingdom|
|Manner of death||natural causes|
|Occupation||film actor, stage actor and television actor|
|Nominated for||Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor|
|Notable work||The Lord of the Rings trilogy, Chariots of Fire and Alien|
|Awards||Laurence Olivier Award, Commander of the Order of the British Empire, Annie Award, Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play and Knight Bachelor|
|Educated at||Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and Chigwell School|
|Medical condition||Parkinson's disease|
About Ian Holm
Ian Holm: The Versatile Actor Who Captivated Audiences
Ian Holm, born on September 12, 1931, in Goodmayes, Essex, England, was a versatile actor who captivated audiences with his performances on stage, television, and film. He was known for his ability to portray complex characters with depth and nuance, and his career spanned over six decades.
Holm began his acting career in the 1950s, performing in various stage productions in London's West End. He gained critical acclaim for his performance in Harold Pinter's "The Homecoming" in 1965, which earned him a Tony Award nomination. He also appeared in several Shakespearean productions, including "Hamlet" and "King Lear."
In the 1970s, Holm transitioned to film and television, where he continued to showcase his acting prowess. He received an Academy Award nomination for his role in "Chariots of Fire" (1981) and won a BAFTA Award for his performance in "The Bofors Gun" (1968). He also appeared in several popular films, including "Alien" (1979), "The Fifth Element" (1997), and "The Lord of the Rings" trilogy (2001-2003).
Holm's talent was not limited to acting, as he also worked as a voice actor. He provided the voice for several animated characters, including Frodo Baggins in the BBC radio adaptation of "The Lord of the Rings" and Skinner in the Pixar film "Ratatouille" (2007).
Throughout his career, Holm battled with Parkinson's disease, which forced him to retire from acting in 2012. He passed away on June 19, 2020, at the age of 88.
Ian Holm's legacy as an actor continues to inspire and influence generations of performers. His ability to bring complex characters to life with authenticity and depth will always be remembered and celebrated.
- "Ian Holm, versatile star of stage and screen, dies aged 88" - The Guardian
- "Ian Holm, Shakespearean actor who played Bilbo Baggins, dies at 88" - The New York Times
- "Ian Holm obituary" - The Telegraph
Holm was treated for prostate cancer in 2001 and was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. He died in hospital in London on 19 June 2020 at the age of 88.
Films - which cast members have died?
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1979 British-American science-fiction horror film by Ridley Scott
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
2003 film directed by Peter Jackson
The Fifth Element
1997 science fiction film
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
2001 film directed by Peter Jackson
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
2014 epic fantasy adventure film directed by Peter Jackson
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
2012 film directed by Peter Jackson
Chariots of Fire
1981 film by Hugh Hudson
1985 dystopian film by Terry Gilliam
2004 American biographical drama film
The Day After Tomorrow
2004 American science fiction disaster film
The Sweet Hereafter
1997 film by Atom Egoyan
Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes
1984 film by Hugh Hudson
1989 film directed by Kenneth Branagh
Night Falls on Manhattan
1996 film by Sidney Lumet
1991 science fiction drama film
2004 comedy-drama film
The Madness of King George
1994 historical film
Oh! What a Lovely War
British musical film
Lord of War
2005 crime war film
Nicholas and Alexandra
1971 biographical film
horror film directed by Kenneth Branagh
Terror in the Aisles
1984 film by Andrew J. Kuehn
1981 British fantasy film directed by Terry Gilliam
2001 film by Albert Hughes, Allen Hughes
Mary, Queen of Scots
1971 film by Charles Jarrott
A Life Less Ordinary
1997 film by Danny Boyle
1999 SciFi film
1990 film by Franco Zeffirelli
1974 British thriller film
Shout at the Devil
1976 film by Peter R. Hunt
1985 film by Gavin Millar
Robin and Marian
1976 film by Richard Lester
1996 family drama film by John Henderson
1988 Woody Allen film
The Emperor's New Clothes
2001 film by Alan Taylor
The Hour of the Pig
1993 film by Leslie Megahey
1996 film by Stanley Tucci, Campbell Scott
1972 film by Richard Attenborough
The Lost Boys
British docudrama TV miniseries, 1978, biography of J.M. Barrie
1985 film by David Hare
Strangers with Candy
2005 film by Paul Dinello
1998 film by John Badham
Bless the Child
2000 film by Chuck Russell
The Thief of Baghdad
1978 film by Clive Donner
Prisoner of Paradise
2002 documentary film directed by Malcolm Clarke
Joe Gould's Secret
2000 film by Stanley Tucci
1991 film by Steven Soderbergh
The Man in the Iron Mask
1977 film directed by Mike Newell
The Bofors Gun
1968 film by Jack Gold
Dance with a Stranger
1985 film by Mike Newell
The Return of the Soldier
1982 film by Alan Bridges
1968 film by John Frankenheimer
Wisconsin Death Trip
1999 film by James Marsh
1999 British film
2000 film by Arnaud Desplechin
2000 film by Stephen Metcalfe
A Midsummer Night's Dream
1968 film by Peter Hall
2006 film by Oren Rudavsky
2005 film by Martha Fiennes
2006 film directed by Elie Chouraqui
1992 film by Russell Mulcahy
1973 film by Peter Hall
A Severed Head
1970 film by Dick Clement
1999 film by Ben Hopkins
The Reincarnation of Khensur Rinpoche
1991 film by Ritu Sarin
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