Snippets Of Richard Attenborough
In a long and productive life, Lord Richard Attenborough ('Lord Dickie'as he was affectionately known) was notable for many achievements. As an actor his face became familiar in such films as Private's Progress, The Great Escape and Jurassic Park. As a director he achieved widespread acclaim for Oh! What A Lovely War, Gandhi and Cry Freedom. In both roles he gained many awards and an impressive list of honours.