SIR BEN KINGSLEY
(Sir Krishna Bhanji)
 
* 31. December 1943 (in Scarborough, Yorkshire, UK)
 
OSCAR
 

1983 as Mahatma Gandhi in 'Gandhi'

 
OSCARNOMINEE
 
1992 as Meyer Lansky in 'Bugsy'

2002 as Don Logan in 'Sexy Beast'

2004 as Behrani in ‘House of Sand and Fog’
 
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his father was Rahimtulla Harji Bhanji, a physician, and his mother was Anna Lyna Mary Bhanji, a fashion model

he was knighted in 2001 and received the title 'Sir' for his performing skills

1. marriage: with Angela Morant (1966 - 1972, divorced) and has two children from that marriage, Thomas and Jasmine

2. marriage: with Alison Sutcliffe (1978 - 1992, divorced) and has also two children from that marriage, Edmund and Ferdinand

3. marriage: with Alexandra Christmann (2003 - 2005, divorced)

and the 4.: he is now married to actress Daniela Lavender since 03. September 2007
 
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