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Ian McDiarmid

Ian McDiarmid was born in Tayside, Scotland, in 1944. He studied for an M.A. in Clinical Psychology at The University of St Andrews, but eventually found that his calling was in theatre. He went to the Royal Academy in Glasgow, where he received the prestigious gold medal for his work. He now has a highly successful career as a theatre director, and from 1990 until his retirement in 2001 was Joint Artistic Director of London's Almeida Theatre in Islington. He and his co-director Jonathan Kent revived the Almeida and persuaded many Hollywood stars including Kevin Spacey, Ralph Fiennes and Anna...

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Born:
Aug 11, 1944 In Carnoustie, Tayside, Scotland
Movie/TV Credits:
3
First Appeared:
In the movie Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace 1999-05-19
Latest Project:
movie Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith 2005-05-17

Born:
Aug 11, 1944 In Carnoustie, Tayside, Scotland
Movie/TV Credits:
3
First Appeared:
In the movie Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace 1999-05-19
Latest Project:
movie Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith 2005-05-17