Alec Guinness

Born:  April 2, 1914, Marylebone, England

 

1934

Features:  Evensong

 

1946

Features:  Great Expectations

 

1948

Features:  Oliver Twist

 

1949

Features:  Kind Hearts and Coronets, A Run For Your Money

 

1950

Features:  Last Holiday, The Mudlark

 

1951

Features:  The Lavender Hill Mob (Oscar Nomination: Best Actor), The Man In The White Suit

 

1952

Features:  The Card

 

1953

Features:  The Captain’s Paradise, Malta Story

 

1954

Features:  Father Brown

 

1955

Features:  To Paris With Love, The Prisoner, The Ladykillers

TV movies:  Baker’s Dozen

 

1956

Features:  The Swan

 

1957

Features:  The Bridge on the River Kwai  (Oscar Winner: Best Actor), Barnacle Bill

 

1958

Features:  The Horse’s Mouth  (Oscar Nomination: Best Screenplay)

 

1959

Features:  The Scapegoat, Our Man In Havana

TV episodes:  Startime

 

1960

Features:  Tunes of Glory

 

1961

Features:  A Majority of One

 

1962

Features:  Lawrence of Arabia, H.M.S. Defiant

 

1964

Features:  The Fall of the Roman Empire

 

1965

Features:  Situation Hopeless…But Not Serious, Doctor Zhivago

 

1966

Features:  Hotel Paradiso, The Quiller Memorandum

 

1967

Features:  The Comedians

 

1969

TV episodes:  Thirty-Minute Theatre

 

1970

Features:  Cromwell, Scrooge

TV episodes:  ITV Sunday Night Theatre

 

1972

Features:  Brother Sun Sister Moon

 

1973

Features:  Hitler: The Last Ten Days

 

1974

TV movies:  The Gift of Friendship

 

1976

Features:  Murder By Death

TV movies:  Caesar and Cleopatra

 

1977

Features:  Star Wars  (Oscar Nomination: Best Supporting Actor)

 

1979

TV miniseries:  Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

 

1980

Features:  The Empire Strikes Back, Raise The Titanic

TV movies:  Little Lord Fauntleroy

TV episodes:  The Morecambe & Wise Show

 

1982

TV miniseries:  Smiley’s People

 

1983

Features:  Lovesick, Return of the Jedi

 

1984

Features:  A Passage To India

TV moveis:  Edwin

 

1987

Features:  Little Dorrit  (Oscar Nomination: Best Supporting Actor)

TV episodes:  Great Performances

 

1988

Features:  A Handful of Dust

 

1991

Features:  Kafka

 

1992

TV episodes:  Performance

 

1993

TV episodes:  Screen One

 

1995

Features:  Mute Witness

 

1996

TV movies:  Eskimo Day

 

Died:  August 5, 2000, Midhurst, England.

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