| Paul Rogers|
| 22 March 1917 (1917-03-22) Plympton, Devon, England, UK|
October 6, 2013, London, United Kingdom
Rosalind Boxall (m. 1955–2004), Muriel Jocelyn Maire Wynne (m. 1939–1955)
Porterhouse Blue, Barriers, Connie, Struggle
British Academy Television Award for Best Actor, Tony Award for Best Lead Actor in a Play
A Midsummer Night's Dr, The Looking Glass War, The Homecoming, Billy Budd, Our Man in Havana
Peter Hall, Vivien Merchant, Jack Gold, Frank Pierson, Ian Holm
Paul Rogers (actor) Wikipedia
Paul Rogers (22 March 1917 – 6 October 2013) was an English actor of film, stage and television. He was a BAFTA TV Award Best Actor winner in 1955 and a Tony Award Best Actor winner for The Homecoming in 1967.
Paul Rogers was born in Plympton, Devon, and attended Newton Abbot Grammar School. He later trained at the Michael Chekhov Theatre Studio at Dartington Hall. From 1940 to 1946 he served in the Royal Navy, before returning to acting at the Bristol Old Vic.
He went on to appear in many West End and Broadway productions, and won the Tony for Best Actor for his role in Harold Pinter's play The Homecoming in 1967. He played the role of Sir in the first Broadway production of Ronald Harwood's play The Dresser.
Rogers was a long-serving member of the Royal Shakespeare Company. His most notable performances with the Company included Nick Bottom in A Midsummer Night's Dream and Sir John Falstaff in Henry IV parts 1 and 2.
His film appearances include Beau Brummel (1954), Our Man in Havana (1959), The Trials of Oscar Wilde (1960), Billy Budd (1962), The Third Secret (1964), The Shoes of the Fisherman (1968), A Midsummer Night's Dream (1968), The Looking Glass War (1969), Three Into Two Won't Go (1969), The Homecoming (1973) and Oscar and Lucinda (1997).
He also appeared frequently on television, in productions such as Romeo and Juliet on Producers' Showcase.
Paul Rogers was married to Muriel Jocelyn Maire Wynne, by whom he had two children. He married, secondly, Rosalind Boxall and had two more children. He and Boxall remained married until her death in 2004. He died in London in 2013, aged 96.The Beachcomber (1954) - Rev. Owen Jones
Beau Brummel (1954) - William Pitt
Svengali (1954) - Taffy
Our Man in Havana (1959) - Hubert Carter
The Trials of Oscar Wilde (1960) - Frank Harris
A Circle of Deception (1960) - Maj. William Spence
No Love for Johnnie (1961) - Sydney Johnson
The Mark (1961) - Roy Milne
The Pot Carriers (1962) - Governor
Life for Ruth (1962) - Counsel Hart Jacobs
The Wild and the Willing (1962) - Prof. George Chown
Billy Budd (1962) - Philip Seymour - First Lieutenant
Stolen Hours (1963) - Dr. Eric McKenzie
The Third Secret (1964) - Dr. Milton Gillen
He Who Rides a Tiger (1965) - Supt. Taylor
Decline and Fall... of a Birdwatcher (1968) - Chief Warder
The Shoes of the Fisherman (1968) - Augustinian
A Midsummer Night's Dream (1968) - Bottom
Three Into Two Won't Go (1969) - Jack Roberts
The Looking Glass War (1969) - Haldane
The Reckoning (1970) - John Hazlitt
I Want What I Want (1972) - Mr. Waites
The Homecoming (1973) - Max
Lost in the Stars (1974) - James Jarvis
The Abdication (1974) - Altieri
Mister Quilp (1975) - Single Gent / Henry Trent
Nothing Lasts Forever (1984) - Hugo
Oscar and Lucinda (1997) - Gambling Steward (Last appearance)