British actor Albert Finney, five-time Oscar nominee, dies aged 82

FILE PHOTO: Veteran British actor Albert Finney holds up his BAFTA award at the British Academy Film Awards in London February 25, 2001. REUTERS//File Photo

LONDON (Reuters) – British actor Albert Finney, who rose to fame on a post-war wave of gritty, working-class dramas and became an Oscar-nominated international star, has died at the age of 82. Finney died after a short illness, the BBC reported on Friday. Born in Salford, Greater Manchester, in 1936, he began his career as […]

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