Sir Alan Arthur Bates CBE (17 February 1934 – 27 December 2003) was an English actor who came to prominence in the 1960s, when he appeared in films ranging from the popular children's story Whistle Down the Wind to the "kitchen sink" drama A Kind of Loving.
Fu nominato Commendatore dell'Impero Britannico (CBE) nel 1996 e successivamente Cavaliere ( KBE) nel 2003. Bates interpretò il personaggio di Antonio Agrippa nella miniserie di History Channel Spartaco - Il gladiatore che venne trasmessa nel 2004, dopo la sua morte.
Alan Bates. Actor: Gosford Park. Alan Bates decided to be an actor at age 11. After grammar school in Derbyshire, he earned a scholarship to the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London. Following two years in the Royal Air Force, he joined the new English Stage Company at the Royal Court Theatre.
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27 dic 2003 · Sir Alan Arthur Bates CBE (17 February 1934 – 27 December 2003) was an English actor, who came to prominence in the 1960s, a time of high creativity in British cinema, when he demonstrated his versatility in films ranging from the popular children’s story Whistle Down the Wind to the "kitchen sink" drama A Kind of Loving.
29 dic 2003 · Sir Alan Bates, the actor who made his name with a string of acclaimed stage and screen performances spanning almost five decades, has died aged 69. He had been suffering from cancer of the liver ...
Sir Alan Arthur Bates CBE (17 February 1934 - 27 December 2003) was a British actor. He was born in Allestree, Derbyshire. Bates starred in many movies, including: Zorba the Greek, Georgy Girl, Far from the Madding Crowd, The Fixer, The Go-Between, Women in Love, An Unmarried Woman, Gosford Park and The Rose. He also acted on stage and television.
21 mag 2007 · Alan Bates was one of Britain's most charismatic actors - with rugged good looks that made women adore him. But a new book reveals that this witty and warm-hearted man lived a tormented double ...