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Brian Bedford

Director

Brian Bedford, the British-born performer who was one of the great stage actors of his generation, with a peculiar affinity for the classics, and a particular association with Canada’s Stratford Shakespeare Festival, died Jan. 13 in Santa Barbara, CA. He was 80.

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  • Born: Feb 15, 1935 in Morley, West Yorkshire, England
  • Death: Jan 12, 2016 in Santa Barbara, CA

Awards

Drama Desk Award
2011 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play Winner
1994 Outstanding Actor in a Play Nominee
1992 Outstanding Actor in a Play Winner
1974 Outstanding Performance Winner
1971 Outstanding Performance Winner
1970 Outstanding Performance Winner
1969 Outstanding Performance Winner
Outer Critics Circle
2011 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play Winner
2003 Outstanding Actor in a Play Nominee
1992 Outstanding Actor in a Play Nominee
1970 Outstanding Performance Winner
Tony Award
2011 Best Actor in a Play Nominee
2003 Best Actor in a Play Nominee
1997 Best Actor in a Play Nominee
1995 Best Actor in a Play Nominee
1994 Best Actor in a Play Nominee
1992 Best Actor in a Play Nominee
1971 Best Actor in a Play Winner
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