Simon Callow

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Simon Phillip Hugh Callow
  • Birth Place: Streatham, London, England
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 06/15/1949, Gemini
  • Profession: Actor; director; writer
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Simon Callow Fast Facts:
  • Lived in Zambia (then known as Northern Rhodesia) for three years while growing up.
  • After leaving school his first job was in the box office of Laurence Olivier's National Theatre at the Old Vic in London. He was offered the job after writing a fan letter to Olivier.
  • Made his stage debut in 1973 in The Thrie Estates at Edinburgh's Assembly Hall Theatre.
  • Has done a series of one-man shows that toured internationally, including The Importance of Being Oscar, There Reigns Love and Being Shakespeare.
  • Has written biographies of Charles Laughton and Orson Welles.
  • Simon Callow Relationships:
  • Yvonne Mary Callow - Mother
  • Neil Francis Callow - Father
  • Simon Callow Awards:
  • 1998 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Winner
  • 1994 BAFTA Film Awards: Best Actor in a Supporting Role - Nominee
  • 1986 BAFTA Film Awards: Best Actor in a Supporting Role - Nominee
  • College:
  • Attended Queen's University, Belfast, Northern Ireland

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