Dudley Moore

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Dudley Moore

Moore at the 43rd Emmy Awards, 25 August 1991
Born Dudley Stuart John Moore
19 April 1935(1935-04-19)
Hammersmith, London, England
Died 27 March 2002(2002-03-27) (aged 66)
Plainfield, New Jersey, United States
Cause of death Progressive supranuclear palsy
Occupation Actor, comedian, musician
Years active 1961–2002
Spouse Suzy Kendall (1968–72)
Tuesday Weld (1975–80)
Brogan Lane (1988–91)
Nicole Rothschild (1994–98)

Dudley Stuart John Moore CBE (19 April 1935 - 27 March 2002)[1] was a British actor, comedian and musician.

Moore was born in Charing Cross Hospital, London and raised in Dagenham, Essex. He studied at Magdalen College, Oxford.

Moore became a pianist and composer. He began a comedy double act with Peter Cook. Moore acted in movies in the United Kingdom and in the United States. He starred in movies including Bedazzled, 10, Arthur and Arthur 2: On the Rocks.

Moore died of progressive supranuclear palsy and pneumonia in Plainfield, New Jersey.

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  1. Guardian obituary

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