Albert Finney was an English actor who worked in theatre, film and television. Prior to gaining prominence on screen in the early 1960s, he attended the ‘Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.’ ‘The Entertainer’ marked his debut in films. He had a prosperous career in television, theatre, and films. He received a number of awards and accolades for his phenomenal performances, including ‘Screen Actors Guild Award,’ ‘Golden Globe,’ ‘BAFTA,’ and ‘Emmy Awards.’ He also bagged in the ‘Academy Award’ nominations five times. We have curated some quotes and sayings by Albert Finney which have been gathered from the vast sea of his movies, interviews, dialogues, etc.
We meet before the movie and she gives you charts with sounds on them and makes a tape of examples. While they are setting up the scene, I go with her to the trailer and we go through the scene and correct the speech.
I think that one of Tim's great qualities and abilities is in what seems like a thumbnail sketch to get something quite telling, very simply, when you're doing it or being in that thumbnail sketch, you don't feel that it's important.
It's a marvellous life, a gregarious life that we've had. We're very lucky in that way. Unlike writers or painters, we don't sit down in front of a blank canvas and say, 'How do I start? Where do I start?'
Well, I've always thought that my career was in England, really. I used to do more in the theatre, and I felt that I should be there. It's not far is it? It's amazing the way that special FX have taken a quantum leap in what they're capable of doing.
You come on as a guest. You don't get the girl anymore. But that is our lives. You start off as the boyfriend, then you are the lover, then you are the husband, then you are the father, and then you are the grandfather.