British director, 'Jurassic Park' actor Richard Attenborough dead at 90
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Richard Attenborough, who was honored for his helming and production of the 1982 Oscar best picture "Gandhi" but was best known to American audiences for his role in Steven Spielberg's "Jurassic Park" and its first sequel as park creator John Hammond, died on Sunday, his son tells BBC News. He was 90.
Richard Attenborough's Great Works
The late actor-director exuded charisma onscreen in films like Brighton Rock and Jurassic Park , yet he may have wielded the most lasting influence behind the camera.
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