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Roger Rees

Actor

Born - 5 May 1944, Aberystwyth, Wales, UK
Died - 10 July 2015

Tall, dark-haired Welsh actor with fine-boned, almost gaunt features. Mostly on the classical stage (from 1968), he also made some appearances on TV (from 1975) and, belatedly, films, from the 1980s onwards: Star 80 (1983), God's Outlaw (1986), Mountains of the Moon (1990), Stop! Or My Mon Will Shoot (1992), the Sheriff of Rottingham in Robin Hood: Men in Tights (1993), The Substance of Fire (1996), A Midsummer Night's Dream (1999), 3 A.M. (2001), The Scorpion King (2002), Going Under (2004), The Pink Panther (2006), The Prestige (2006), The Narrows (2008), Happy Tears (2009), Almost Perfect (2011), Affluenza (2013) and Survivor (2015), his last.