The actor Richard Attenborough is dead.
According to the BBC, he died after a period of health problems on Sunday.
He was 90 years old.
The British actor Lord Richard Attenborough is dead.
BBC reports that he died at noon on Sunday, this according to the actor’s son.
British Prime Minister David Cameron paid tribute to Richard Attenborough on Twitter after the death announcement.
– His acting in “low card is” was brilliant, his director of “Gandhi” was awesome – Richard Attenborough was one of cinema’s greatest.
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Richard Attenborough has in recent years been admitted to a nursing home with his wife, according to the BBC.
He also has been in a wheelchair since he fell down the stairs six years ago.
Richard Attenborough was one of Britain’s most distinguished actors, and also multiple awards director.
Even actor Mia Farrow expressed his sorrow on Twitter.
– Richard Attenborough was the friendliest man I ever had the privilege to work with. A prince. Rest in peace – and thanks.
Name from “Jurassic Park”
As an actor, he is best known from movies such as “low card is”, “Strangler at Rillington Place” “The Great Escape” and later in “Jurassic Park.”
As a director, he won two Academy Awards for the film “Gandhi” 1983rd
Richard Attenborough was knighted in 1976 and was awarded the title Lord of Queen 1993.
He was also the brother of the famous zoologist and presenter Sir David Attenborough.
According to the BBC, his family issued a statement on Monday.
He leaves behind his wife Sheila and three children
Richard Attenborough was 90 years old.
The text is updated.