Ben Kingsley

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Kingsley in January 2012

Ben Kingsley (born Krishna Bhanji, 31 December 1943) is a British actor.[1] He was born in Scarborough, North Yorkshire, England.[2] His father was an Indian who was born in Kenya. He is best known for his role as Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi in Gandhi, for which he won an Academy Award, a BAFTA Award and a Golden Globe Award. The first movie he acted in was Fear Is the Key in 1972.

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  1. "Ben Kingsley Biography". Rotten Tomatoes. Flixster. http://www.rottentomatoes.com/celebrity/ben_kingsley/biography. Retrieved 20 February 2016.
  2. "Ben Kingsley Biography". Bio/A&E Television Networks, LLC. http://www.biography.com/people/ben-kingsley-9365267#early-life. Retrieved 20 February 2016.

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