Peter Finch
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Born Frederick George Peter Ingle Finch
September 28, 1916(1916-09-28)
South Kensington, London, England
Died January 14, 1977 (aged 60)
Beverly Hills, California. U.S.
Occupation Actor
Years active 1934–1977

Frederick George Peter Ingle Finch (28 September 1916 – 14 January 1977) was a British-born Australian actor. He is best remembered for his role as "crazed" television anchorman Howard Beale in the film Network, which earned him a posthumous Academy Award for Best Actor, his fifth Best Actor award from the British Academy of Film and Television Arts, and a Best Actor award from the Golden Globes. He was the first of two people to win a posthumous Academy Award in an acting category; the other was also Australian — Heath Ledger.



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