Alec Guinness

Alec Guinness

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Sir Alec Guinness, CH, CBE (2 April 1914 – 5 August 2000) was an English actor. He was featured in several of the Ealing Comedies, including Kind Hearts and Coronets in which he played eight different characters. He later won the Academy Award for Best Actor for his role as Colonel Nicholson in The Bridge on the River Kwai. His is known for playing Obi-Wan Kenobi in the original Star Wars trilogy. He also played Prince Feisal in Lawrence of Arabia and George Smiley in the TV adaptation of Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy.   Description above from the Wikipedia article Alec Guinness, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

YearTitleCharacterRelease Date
2015

Star Wars: Evolution of the Lightsaber Duel

Himself2015-12-15
2015

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Obi-Wan Kenobi (voice) (archive footage)2015-12-15
2006

Vader Sessions

Obi-Wan Kenobi2006-08-25
2005
The Story of Star Wars
Obi-Wan Kenobi2005-08-18
2004
When Star Wars Ruled the World
Obi-Wan Kenobi (archive footage)2004-09-18
2003

The Making of 'Lawrence of Arabia'

himself2003-09-22
2000

The Making of 'The Bridge on the River Kwai'

Himself (archive footage)2000-01-01
1996

Eskimo Day

James1996-04-04
1995
Mute Witness
The Reaper1995-09-28
1992
Tales from Hollywood
1992-10-18
1991
Kafka
The Chief Clerk1991-11-15
1988
A Handful of Dust
Mr. Todd1988-06-24
1987
Little Dorrit
William Dorrit1987-12-11
1987
Monsignor Quixote
Father Quixote1987-02-13
1984
A Passage to India
Prof. Godbole1984-12-14
1983
Return of the Jedi
Ben 'Obi-Wan' Kenobi1983-05-23
1983
Lovesick
Sigmund Freud1983-02-18
1982
Smiley's People
George Smiley1982-09-20
1980
Little Lord Fauntleroy
Earl of Dorincourt1980-11-25
1980
SPFX: The Empire Strikes Back
Obi Wan Kenobi1980-09-22
1980
The Empire Strikes Back
Ben 'Obi-wan' Kenobi1980-05-17
1980
Raise the Titanic
John Bigalow1980-01-01
1979
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
George Smiley1979-09-10
1978
The Star Wars Holiday Special
Ben (Obi-Wan) Kenobi (archive footage) (uncredited)1978-12-01
1977
Star Wars
Obi-Wan "Ben" Kenobi1977-05-25
1976
Murder by Death
Bensonmum1976-06-23
1976
Caesar and Cleopatra
Caesar1976-02-01
1974
The Gift of Friendship
1974-01-02
1973
Hitler: The Last Ten Days
Adolf Hitler1973-04-19
1972
Brother Sun, Sister Moon
Papst Innozenz III.1972-03-03
1970
Scrooge
Jacob Marley's Ghost1970-11-05
1970
Cromwell
King Charles I1970-09-16
1969
Tweltfth Night
Malvolio1969-01-06
1969
Twelfth Night
Malvolio1969-01-06
1967
The Comedians
Major H. O. Jones1967-10-31
1966
The Quiller Memorandum
Pol1966-11-10
1966
Hotel Paradiso
Benedict Boniface1966-03-01
1965
Doctor Zhivago
Gen. Yevgraf Zhivago1965-12-22
1965
Situation Hopeless -- But Not Serious
Wilhelm Frick1965-10-13
1964
The Fall of the Roman Empire
Marcus Aurelius1964-03-24
1962
Lawrence of Arabia
Prince Feisal1962-12-10
1962
H.M.S. Defiant
Captain Crawford1962-04-15
1961
A Majority of One
Koichi Asano1961-12-27
1960
Tunes of Glory
Maj. Jock Sinclair, D.S.O., M.M.1960-08-16
1959
Our Man in Havana
Jim Wormold1959-12-30
1959
The Scapegoat
John Barratt / Jacques De Gue1959-08-06
1958
The Horse's Mouth
Gulley Jimson1958-11-11
1957
Barnacle Bill
Captain William Horatio Ambrose1957-12-17
1957
The Bridge on the River Kwai
Col. Nicholson1957-10-02
1956
The Swan
Prince Albert1956-04-26
1955
The Ladykillers
Professor Marcus1955-12-08
1955
The Prisoner
The Cardinal1955-04-19
1955
To Paris with Love
Sir Edgar Fraser1955-01-01
1954
The Stratford Adventure
Himself1954-08-02
1954
Father Brown
Father Brown1954-06-08
1953
The Captain's Paradise
Captain Henry St. James1953-09-28
1953
Malta Story
Flight Lt. Peter Ross1953-06-01
1952
The Card
Edward Henry 'Denry' Machin1952-02-25
1951
The Man in the White Suit
Sidney Strantton1951-08-07
1951
The Lavender Hill Mob
Holland1951-06-21
1950
The Mudlark
Benjamin Disraeli1950-11-28
1950
Last Holiday
George Bird1950-05-15
1949
A Run for Your Money
Whimple1949-11-23
1949
Kind Hearts and Coronets
The D'Ascoyne Family: The Duke / The Banker / The Parson / The General / The Admiral / Young Ascoyne / Young Henry / Lady Agatha1949-01-01
1948
Oliver Twist
Fagin1948-06-28
1946
Great Expectations
Herbert Pocket1946-12-26
1934
Evensong
W.W.I. soldier in concert audience (uncredited)1934-09-03