Oct 08, 2021 · Alfie Curtis, 87, British actor (Star Wars, The Elephant Man, Cribb).  Clifford David , 89, American actor ( Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure , Signs , Kinsey ) and singer.
6 days ago · From 1952 to 1967, there were two Best Actor awards: one for a British actor and another for a foreign actor. In 1968, the two prizes of British and Foreign actor were combined to create a single Best Actor award. Its current title, for Best Actor in a Leading Role, has been used since 1995.
Oct 18, 2021 · June 11 – John Wayne, a famous Western movie actor, dies at the age of 72 from stomach cancer. June 29 – Moonraker , the 11th film in the James Bond franchise, is released in the United States and goes on to become the highest-grossing film of the year worldwide.
Oct 04, 2021 · With more conventionally cockney villains Sid James and Alfie Bass in tow, as well as the respectable but ruined Stanley Holloway, Guinness' perfect criminal plan works in exquisite detail, then unravels just as exquisitely, culminating in a nail-biting police car chase in which you can't help rooting for the villains.
3 days ago · A Cockney is a certain type of Londoner. The term mainly refers to speakers of the distinctive Cockney dialect of English used in and around London, particularly by the working and lower-middle classes; especially people from the East End, or, traditionally, people born within earshot of Bow Bells.
Oct 14, 2021 · The British artist also worked as a producer and offered his talent as a guest musician for other singers. Mercury died in 1991 due to bronchopneumonia (a complication of AIDS). A tribute concert was held in London to honor the legendary rocker.
4 days ago · Qazi Wajid, 87, Pakistani actor (Ankahi, Tanhaiyaan, Dhoop Kinare) and radio personality, heart attack. 12. Marty Allen, 95, American actor and comedian (Allen & Rossi), complications from pneumonia. Mohammed Amin, 89, Indian politician and trade unionist.