Albert Finney, British actor, April 1963.
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'Albert Finney stars in United Artists 'Tom Jones', produced and directed by Tony Richardson from a script by John Osborne.' Finney (b 1936) received an Academy Award nomination for 'Tom Jones'. He began his career with gritty, working clas roles in films such as 'Saturday Night and Sunday Morning' (1960), and appeared on stage in 'Billy Liar' (1960). He joined the National Theatre in 1965, and was artistic director at the Royal Court Theatre from 1972 to 1975. He has also directed, as well as starring in numerous films.