British actor known for his extraordinary range of roles. His films include The Bridge over the River Kwai (1957), for which he won an Academy Award.
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(Biography) Sir Alec. 1914-2000, British film and theater actor. His films include Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949), The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957), for which he won an Oscar, and Star Wars > i> (1977); Television roles include George Carrillo's Smiley