|Sir Patrick Stewart|
Patrick Stewart in 2012
|Born||Patrick Hewes Stewart
13 July 1940
Mirfield, West Riding of Yorkshire, England
|Influenced by||Laurence Olivier, John Gielgud, Ian Richardson and Ian Holm|
|Spouse||Sheila Falconer (m. 1966–1990)
Wendy Neuss (m. 2000–2003)
|Children||Son and daughter|
Gladys (née Barrowclough)
|Awards||Best Spoken Word Album for Children
1996 Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf
Evening Standard Theatre Award for Best Actor
Sir Patrick Stewart (born 13 July 1940) is an English actor. He is also Chancellor of University of Huddersfield. He is a Shakespearian actor who spent 16 years with the Royal Shakespeare Company, but is most famous for playing Jean-Luc Picard on Star Trek: The Next Generation. He also played Professor Xavier in the X-Men movies and voiced Avery Bullock in the animated series American Dad!. He was given a knighthood by Queen Elizabeth II in her New Years Honours at the start of 2010, and became "Sir Patrick".
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References[change | edit source]
- People of Today: Debrett, London, 2007
- "Welcome from our Chancellor Patrick Stewart". www.hud.ac.uk. University of Huddersfield. http://www.hud.ac.uk/uni/patrick_stewart/pstranscript.html. Retrieved 2008-5-20.
- "Status Quo stars and Formula One champion honoured" (in English). BBC News. December 31, 2009. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/8435197.stm. Retrieved 2009-12-31.