|Died||13 January 2016 (aged 80)|
|Years active||1957–2016 (his death)|
Brian Bedford (16 February 1935 – 13 January 2016) was an English actor. He has appeared on the stage and in movies, and is known for both acting in and directing Shakespeare. In movies, Bedford is known for his role as Clyde Tolson in the 1994 movie Nixon. He won a Tony Award in 1971 and five Drama Desk Awards during hi career.
Bedford was born in Morley, West Riding of Yorkshire, England. He was openly gay. Bedford married actor Tim MacDonald in the 1980s. Bedford died on 13 January 2016 in Santa Barbara, California from cancer at the age of 80.
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- Profile, cbc.ca; accessed 13 January 2016.