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Albert Finney

 
Date of Birth: May 09, 1936 (86)

Birth Place: Salford, Manchester, ENGLAND

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1968
Bri
  [Broadway]
1963
Martin

Photos

Albert Finney attends a Broadway Show on September 30, 1981 in New York City. Photo

Albert Finney attends a Broadway Show on September 30, 1981 in New York City.

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Albert Finney on June 30, 1983 in New York City. Photo

Albert Finney on June 30, 1983 in New York City.

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02/17/2019
Hume Cronyn and Albert Finney attend a Broadway show  on May 1, 1983 in New York City Photo

Hume Cronyn and Albert Finney attend a Broadway show on May 1, 1983 in New York City.

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02/17/2019
Albert Finney attend a Broadway show on May 1, 1983 in New York City. Photo

Albert Finney attend a Broadway show on May 1, 1983 in New York City.

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Hume Cronyn and Albert Finney attend a Broadway show  on May 1, 1983 in New York City Photo

Hume Cronyn and Albert Finney attend a Broadway show on May 1, 1983 in New York City.

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Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1968
Bri

  [Broadway]
1963
Martin


Albert Finney Awards and Nominations

 
Evening Standard Awards - 1986 - Best Actor Gold Star
Albert FinneyOrphans
 
Olivier Awards - 1986 - Actor of the Year Gold Star
Albert FinneyOrphans
 
Evening Standard Awards - 1976 - Best Actor Gold Star
Albert FinneyTamburlaine the Great
 
Tony Awards - 1968 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
Albert Finney, Joe Egg
 
Evening Standard Awards - 1966 - Best Actor Gold Star
Albert FinneyA Flea in Her Ear
 
Tony Awards - 1964 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
Albert Finney, Luther

Albert Finney News

Kevin Anderson, Ben Gulley & Alanis Sophia to Star in THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME at  Photo Kevin Anderson, Ben Gulley & Alanis Sophia to Star in THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME at Skylight Music Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 3, 2022

Skylight Music Theatre announced the full cast for the Wisconsin premiere of Dennis DeYoung’s The Hunchback of Notre Dame, running May 20 through June 12, 2022. Performances take place in the beautiful Cabot Theatre at the Broadway Theatre Center, 158 N. Broadway, in Milwaukee’s Historic Third Ward.

Skylight Music Theatre Announces Cast & Creative Team for HUNCHBACK Photo Skylight Music Theatre Announces Cast & Creative Team for HUNCHBACK
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 15, 2022

Skylight Music Theatre today announced the partial cast, creative team and a one-day sale for the Wisconsin premiere of Dennis DeYoung’s The Hunchback of Notre Dame, running May 20 through June 12, 2022. Performances take place in the beautiful Cabot Theatre at the Broadway Theatre Center, 158 N. Broadway, in Milwaukee’s Historic Third Ward.

BWW Exclusive: A History of ANNIE on Broadway and Beyond Photo BWW Exclusive: A History of ANNIE on Broadway and Beyond
by Jeffrey Kare - Dec 2, 2021

Tonight, NBC will air its sixth live musical production. Following in the footsteps of The Sound of Music, Peter Pan, The Wiz, Hairspray, and Jesus Christ Superstar, the peacock network will be presenting Annie. Based on Harold Gray's comic strip titled Little Orphan Annie, this musical tells the story of a little orphan with equal measures of pluck and positivity who charms everyone's hearts, despite a next-to-nothing start in New York City in the year 1933.

BWW Review: THE DRESSER, Theatre Royal Bath Photo BWW Review: THE DRESSER, Theatre Royal Bath
by Cheryl Markosky - Sep 16, 2021

Theatre Royal Bath is the ideal venue for Olivier Award-winning Sir Ronald Harwood‚Äôs play about a touring rep company set in ‚Äúa theatre in the English provinces‚ÄĚ, according to the programme notes. You can‚Äôt get more English than Bath, with its honey-tinged Georgian terraces and nods to Jane Austen‚Äôs bonneted Regency times.

John Patrick Shanley & Lyle Kessler to Present New Work with Bridge Production Group  Photo John Patrick Shanley & Lyle Kessler to Present New Work with Bridge Production Group in August
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 21, 2021

The Bridge Production Group will present World Premiere short plays by Pulitzer Prize and Academy Award-winning playwright John Patrick Shanley (Doubt), a staged reading of a new play by Lyle Kessler (Orphans), and a workshop on devised theatre with new presentations from The Assembly.

THE DRESSER Will Be Performed at Melville Theatre in July Photo THE DRESSER Will Be Performed at Melville Theatre in July
by Stephi Wild - Jun 20, 2021

Directed by Jacob Turner, The Dresser is set in England against the backdrop of World War II as a group of Shakespearean actors tour a seaside town and perform in a shabby provincial theatre. 

La NBC prepara ANNIE en versión LIVE para estas Navidades Photo La NBC prepara ANNIE en versión LIVE para estas Navidades
by Nuria Pedret - May 13, 2021

El equipo artístico incluye a Lear deBessonet, Stephen Oremus y a Sergio Trujillo, entre otros

BWW Feature: Learn More About Some of Our Favorite Cabaret Couples Photo BWW Feature: Learn More About Some of Our Favorite Cabaret Couples
by Stephen Mosher - Feb 13, 2021

The history of show business is loaded with couples who work as well offstage as they do on. These twosomes have brought their offstage magic to the stages of the cabaret and concert world.

VIDEO: On This Day, October 16- Happy Birthday, Angela Lansbury! Photo VIDEO: On This Day, October 16- Happy Birthday, Angela Lansbury!
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 16, 2020

Angela Lansbury has enjoyed a career without precedent. Her professional career spans more than half-a-century, during which she has flourished, first as a star of motion pictures, then as a four-time Tony Award-winning Broadway musical star, and most recently as the star of 'Murder, She Wrote,' the longest running detective drama series in the history of television.

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by A.A. Cristi - Apr 6, 2020

Albert Finney Videos

VIDEO: Ewan McGregor Talks About Being Mistaken for Jesus on CONAN VideoVIDEO: Ewan McGregor Talks About Being Mistaken for Jesus on CONAN
by Stage Tube - Jan 8, 2020

After a fan gave his religious mother a picture of Ewan in his Jedi robes, she displayed it in their home thinking it was a picture of Jesus.

VIDEO: On This Day, October 16- Happy Birthday, Angela Lansbury! VideoVIDEO: On This Day, October 16- Happy Birthday, Angela Lansbury!
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 16, 2018

Angela Lansbury has enjoyed a career without precedent. Her professional career spans more than half-a-century, during which she has flourished, first as a star of motion pictures, then as a four-time Tony Award-winning Broadway musical star, and most recently as the star of 'Murder, She Wrote,' the longest running detective drama series in the history of television.

VIDEO: The Sun Comes Out with ANNIE at the Mirvish Theater! VideoVIDEO: The Sun Comes Out with ANNIE at the Mirvish Theater!
by Stage Tube - Apr 24, 2018

Performances for ANNIE THE MUSICAL begin tonight, Tuesday April 24 at the Ed Mirvish Theatre! ANNIE is now on stage through June 3, 2018.  

VIDEO: Meet the Orphans of the Mirvish's ANNIE THE MUSICAL VideoVIDEO: Meet the Orphans of the Mirvish's ANNIE THE MUSICAL
by Stage Tube - Mar 27, 2018

Performances for ANNIE THE MUSICAL at the Ed Mirvish Theatre begin April 24 and play through June 3, 2018. This new block of tickets will go on sale Saturday March 24, 2018. Meet the orphans in the video below!

VIDEO: Strike the Band Up! It's Today- Happy Birthday, Angela Lansbury! VideoVIDEO: Strike the Band Up! It's Today- Happy Birthday, Angela Lansbury!
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 16, 2017

Today we celebrate the birth of one of the stage's greatest legends, Angela Lansbury!

VIDEO: Kevin Kline Shares PRESENT LAUGHTER Curtain Mishap on LATE NIGHT
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 6, 2017

On last night's LATE NIGHT, Kevin Kline talked to Seth about his Tony-nominated role in the Broadway revival  of Noel Coward's PRESENT LAUGHTER and shared a curtain mishap which occurred during a very intimate moment of the play.

VIDEO: Cobie Smulders Talks 'High Brow' British Accent in Broadway's PRESENT LAUGHTER
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 24, 2017

Cobie Smulders stopped by this morning's LIVE WITH KELLY to talk about making her Broadway debut and speaking a fake British accent in Noel Coward's PRESENT LAUGHTER.

BWW TV: Sneak Peek at UK Tour of NIGHT MUST FALL
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 6, 2016

The Original Theatre Company and Salisbury Playhouse in association with Eastbourne Theatres will present the national tour of Emlyn Williams's psychological thriller, NIGHT MUST FALL, directed by Luke Sheppard and starring Gwen Taylor as Mrs Bramson, Daragh O'Malley as Inspector Belsize, Niamh McGrady as Olivia and Will Featherstone as Dan.  The tour will begin at Devonshire Park Theatre in Eastbourne on 19 August, with a National press night on Wednesday 7 September at Salisbury Playhouse.  BroadwayWorld brings you a first look at the teaser video below!

VIDEO: First Look - Ian McKellen & Anthony Hopkins Star in THE DRESSER, Premiering 5/30 on Starz
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 24, 2016

Starz today announced Richard Eyre's adaptation of Ronald Harwood's critically acclaimed play THE DRESSER, starring Ian McKellen and Anthony Hopkins, will premiere on STARZ on Monday, May 30th at 9 PM ET/PT.

VIDEO: First Look - Meet James Bond Meets 'Q' in New SKYFALL Clip
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 22, 2012

Columbia Pictures and MGM have released a new clip from the highly anticipated film SKYFALL. In the video, James Bond (Daniel Craig) meets 'Q' played by actor Ben Whishaw. Check it out below!


Albert Finney Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Albert Finney been in?
Albert Finney has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Albert Finney been in?
Albert Finney has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Albert Finney been nominated for?
Best Actor (Evening Standard Awards) for Orphans , Actor of the Year (Olivier Awards) for Orphans , Best Actor (Evening Standard Awards) for Tamburlaine the Great , Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Joe Egg Best Actor (Evening Standard Awards) for A Flea in Her Ear and Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Luther .

What awards has Albert Finney won?
Best Actor (Evening Standard Awards) for Orphans, Actor of the Year (Olivier Awards) for Orphans Best Actor (Evening Standard Awards) for Tamburlaine the Greatand Best Actor (Evening Standard Awards) for A Flea in Her Ear.