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Actor Richard Attenborough dies at 90

2014-08-24 23:20:02

Richard Attenborough
Richard Attenborough was one of Britain's best-known actors

British actor and film director Richard Attenborough has died at the age of 90.

He died at lunchtime on Sunday, his son told BBC News.

Lord Attenborough was one of Britain's leading actors, before becoming a highly successful director.

He appeared in films including Brighton Rock, World War Two thriller The Great Escape and later in dinosaur blockbuster Jurassic Park.

Source: bbc.co.uk

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