Tom Courtenay
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"Sir Thomas Daniel "Tom" Courtenay" is an England/English actor who came to prominence in the early 1960s with a succession of films, including The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner (film)/The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner (1962), Billy Liar (film)/Billy Liar (1963) and Doctor Zhivago (film)/Doctor Zhivago (1965). Since the mid-1960s he has been known primarily for his work in the theatre, although he received an Oscar nomination for Best Actor in the film adaptation of The Dresser (1983), which he had performed on the West End and on Broadway. Courtenay received a Knight Bachelor/knighthood in February 2001 for forty years' service to cinema and theatre.

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