61 (passed away Sep. 12th, 1995)
Nov. 3rd, 1933
Berkswell Grange, Warwickshire, England, UK
Jeremy Brett's Main TV Roles
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- Hobbies included: archery, horseback riding, and piano.
- He was chosen to play Nicholas Rostov in _War and Peace (1956)_ (qv) in part because it was felt he resembled his on-screen sibling, 'Audrey Hepburn' (qv).
- Appeared with his former wife, Anna Massey, in the 1979 BBC television production of "Rebecca" where he played Maxim de Winter and she played his housekeeper, Mrs. Danvers.
- Favorite music: Verdi's Requiem; "In Paradisum" from Faure's Requiem; "Habanera" from Bizet's Carmen; Richard Strauss' Vier Letzte Lieder; and "Tuba Mirum" from Mozart's Requiem.
- Cousin of British actor, 'Martin Clunes' (qv) from _"Men Behaving Badly" (1992)_ (qv).
- His father asked him to not use the family name for his stage name.
- Grandson, Dan, born in 2002 to David Huggins and his wife Madeleine Christie (married 2001).
- Educated at Eton College.
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