Nicol Williamson

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  • Birth Name: Thomas Nicol Williamson
  • Birth Place: Hamilton, South Lanarkshire, Scotland
  • Died: December 16, 2011
  • Profession: Actor
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Fast Facts

  • Was a member of the Dundee Repertory Company during the early 1960s.
  • As part of his National Service, he was a gunner in the Airborne Division.
  • Broadway appearances included William Shakespeare's Hamlet and Macbeth, and Tom Stoppard's The Real Thing.
  • Described as "touched by genius" by dramatist Samuel Beckett in his autobiography.

Awards

  • 1966, Tony — Actor (Dramatic): Nominee
  • 1974, Tony — Actor (Dramatic): Nominee
  • 1969, BAFTA Film Awards — Best Actor: Nominee
  • 1970, BAFTA Film Awards — Best Actor: Nominee

Relationships

  • Luke Williamson — Son
  • Jill Townsend — Ex-wife

College

  • Attended Birmingham School of Acting, Birmingham, England

Details

  • Birth Name: Thomas Nicol Williamson
  • Birth Place: Hamilton, South Lanarkshire, Scotland
  • Died: December 16, 2011
  • Profession: Actor

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