Richard Attenborough starred in films like “Brighton Rock”, “The Great Escape” and “Jurassic Park” during a career spanning six decades.
“His play in ‘Brighton Rock’ was brilliant, his staging of ‘Gandhi’ was amazing. Richard Attenborough was one of the great film “, wrote British Prime Minister David Cameron on his Twitter account.
Richard Attenborough, who won eight Oscars for “Gandhi” including best film and best director, was born in Cambridge in 1923 after fifteen years of absence before the cameras, he took in 1993 as John Hammond, the owner of “Jurassic Park” in the public success was the film by Steven Spielberg.
He had three children with his wife Sheila, whom he married at the age of 21 years .
Weakened after a staircase fall at home, he had moved into a home for the elderly with his wife at the end of his life.<- end article ->