Anthony Hopkins

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Anthony Hopkins

Sir Philip Anthony Hopkins CBE is a Welsh entertainer, chief and film producer.He is the beneficiary of various honors, including an Academy Award, three BAFTAs, two Emmys and the Cecil B. DeMille Award. In 1993, he was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II for administrations to expressions of the human experience. Hopkins got a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2003, and in 2008 he got the BAFTA Fellowship for lifetime accomplishment from the British Academy of Film and Television Arts.

Sir Philip Anthony Hopkins CBE is a Welsh entertainer, chief and film producer.He is the beneficiary of various honors, including an Academy Award, three BAFTAs, two Emmys and the Cecil B. DeMille Award. In 1993, he was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II for administrations to expressions of the human experience. Hopkins got a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2003, and in 2008 he got the BAFTA Fellowship for lifetime accomplishment from the British Academy of Film and Television Arts. Hopkins was conceived on New Year's Eve, 1937, in Margam, a suburb of Port Talbot, Glamorgan. His folks were Annie Muriel and Richard Arthur Hopkins, a bread cook. He expressed his dad's common qualities have consistently underscored his life, "At whatever point I get an inclination that I might be exceptional or extraordinary, I think about my dad and I recollect his hands – his solidified, broken hands." His school days were useless; he would prefer to submerge himself in workmanship, for example, painting and drawing, or playing the piano, than take care of his investigations. In 1949, to impart discipline, his folks demanded he go to Jones' West Monmouth Boys' School in Pontypool. He stayed there for five terms and was then instructed at Cowbridge Grammar School in the Vale of Glamorgan. In a 2002 meeting he expressed, "I was a helpless student, which left me open to scorn and gave me a feeling of inadequacy. I grew up totally persuaded I was dumb."

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Date of Birth:
31 of December 1937
Gender:
Male
Place of Birth:
Margam

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