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British actor, director Richard Attenborough dies at 90
BBC News: British actor and film director Richard Attenborough has died at 90, his son confirmed on Sunday.
Attenborough appeared in films such as “The Great Escape” and “Jurassic Park” during his career that spanned six decades. As a director, he was well known for “Gandhi,” which won two Oscars.
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Photo: Richard Attenborough appears on BBC Breakfast in 2003. (Jeff Overs/BBC News & Current Affairs)

I met him in London years ago. Lovely man.

breakingnews:

British actor, director Richard Attenborough dies at 90

BBC News: British actor and film director Richard Attenborough has died at 90, his son confirmed on Sunday.

Attenborough appeared in films such as “The Great Escape” and “Jurassic Park” during his career that spanned six decades. As a director, he was well known for “Gandhi,” which won two Oscars.

Follow updates on BreakingNews.com,

Photo: Richard Attenborough appears on BBC Breakfast in 2003. (Jeff Overs/BBC News & Current Affairs)

I met him in London years ago. Lovely man.

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The word “macho” has cropped up in a lot of early obits and appreciations of Garner, and I’m pretty sure he would have laughed at that. One way to view his entire career is to see it as a genial deconstruction of machismo.

Ken Tucker, In Memoriam: James Garner of ‘Maverick’ and ‘The Rockford Files’ (via Grantland)

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