Audrey Hepburn at the British Film Academy Awards, April 1964.

Audrey Hepburn at the British Film Academy Awards, April 1964.

Richard S. Attenborough (1923–2014) was an actor, director & producer, entrepreneur and President of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts. Memorable performances in Miracle on 34th Street, and in Jurassic Park decades later. As a director & producer, he won 2 Academy Awards for Gandhi in 1983. Brother of naturalist film maker, David Attenborough.

Film's Richard Attenborough dies

Lord Attenborough died at lunchtime on Sunday. He was one of Britain's leading actors, before becoming a highly successful director.

Laurence Olivier And Vivien Leigh. The Best Film Prize Of The British Film Academy Awards. 1St Of March 1956. London.

Laurence Olivier And Vivien Leigh. The Best Film Prize Of The British Film Academy Awards.

French actress Leslie Caron, Best Actress Award for "The L-Shaped Room" and English actor Tom Courtenay, most promising newcomer for his role in "The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner" at the British Film Academy Awards Dinner at London's Hilton Hotel. May 1963.

THE British New Wave lasted only a few years - say from about 1959 to 1963 and it consisted of little more than seven or eight films

~Vivien Leigh, Lady Olivier was a British stage and film actress. She won two Best Actress Academy Awards for her performances as "southern belles": Scarlett O'Hara in Gone with the Wind and Blanche DuBois in the film version of A Streetcar Named Desire, a role she had also played on …~ en.wikipedia.org

~Vivien Leigh, Lady Olivier was a British stage and film actress. She won two Best Actress Academy Awards for her performances as "southern belles": Scarlett O'Hara in Gone with the Wind and Blanche DuBois in the film version of A Streetcar Named Desire,

Actress Sally Hawkins (shoe detail) attends the GREAT British Film Reception Honoring The British Nominees Of The 86th Annual Academy Awards at the British Consul General?s Residence on February 28, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

Actress Sally Hawkins (shoe detail) attends the GREAT British Film Reception Honoring The British Nominees Of The Annual Academy Awards at the British Consul General?s Residence on February 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

Marcello Vincenzo Domenico Mastroianni, Knight Grand Cross ( 28 September 1924 – 19 December 1996) was an Italian film actor. His prominent films include La Dolce Vita; 8½; La Notte; Divorce, Italian Style; Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow; Marriage Italian-Style; A Special Day; City of Women; Henry IV; Dark Eyes; and Stanno tutti bene. His honours included British Film Academy Awards, Best Actor awards at the Cannes Film Festival and two Golden Globe Awards.

Marcello Vincenzo Domenico Mastroianni, Knight Grand Cross ( 28 September 1924 – 19 December 1996) was an Italian film actor. His prominent films include La Dolce Vita; 8½; La Notte; Divorce, Italian Style; Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow; Marriage Italian-Style; A Special Day; City of Women; Henry IV; Dark Eyes; and Stanno tutti bene. His honours included British Film Academy Awards, Best Actor awards at the Cannes Film Festival and two Golden Globe Awards.

Actor Dominic Monaghan arrives at the GREAT British Film Reception honoring the British Nominees of The 86th Annual Academy Awards at British Consul General's Residence on February 28, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

Actor Dominic Monaghan arrives at the GREAT British Film Reception honoring the British Nominees of The Annual Academy Awards at British Consul General's Residence on February 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

Earl Mountbatten of Burma presents Elizabeth Taylor with the Oscar she won for her performance in "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" at the 20th Annual British Film Academy Awards ceremony in London on April 24, 1967. Taylor was in Europe during the 39th Annual Academy Awards presentations held in Santa Monica, Calif., in March

Elizabeth Taylor, 79, noted actress, dies

APRIL 24 1967 - Earl Mountbatten of Burma presented Elizabeth with the Best Actress Oscar for Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

In the directorial debut, Alan Rickman the recently widowed Frances played by (Academy Award winner) Emma Thompson and Phyllida Law as Elspeth [Emma's real mother]

In the directorial debut of Golden Globe and Emmy Award-winner Alan Rickman ("Love Actually," "Die Hard") the recently widowed Frances played by (Academy Award winner) Emma Thompson and Phyllida Law

While the ponies in the current Oscar race have a long, competitive stretch of campaigning ahead of them, the Sundance Film Festival has unveiled a preview of which titles could be vying for Academy Awards at the following year’s ceremony with the announcement of its full feature lineup. Descending upon the snow-capped peaks of Park City, Utah in January will be 110 independent films from 29 countries around the world as part of a prestigious slate that boasts major star power in front of…

While the ponies in the current Oscar race have a long, competitive stretch of campaigning ahead of them, the Sundance Film Festival has unveiled a preview of which titles could be vying for Academy Awards at the following year’s ceremony with the announcement of its full feature lineup. Descending upon the snow-capped peaks of Park City, Utah in January will be 110 independent films from 29 countries around the world as part of a prestigious slate that boasts major star power in front of…

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends the 70th EE British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA) at Royal Albert Hall on February 12, 2017 in London.

Kate Middleton Photos Photos: EE British Academy Film Awards - Red Carpet Arrivals

London England British actor and comedian Norman Wisdom is pictured with actress Glynis Johns at the British Film Academy Awards at the Odeon Cinema...

London England British actor and comedian Norman Wisdom is pictured with actress Glynis Johns at the British Film Academy Awards at the Odeon Cinema.

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