Sam Beazley (29 March 1916 – 12 June 2017) was a British actor. He began acting as a teenager in the 1930s. He appeared with John Gielgud in productions of Hamlet (1934) and Romeo and Juliet (1935).
He returned to acting when he was 75. Since then has appeared in a variety of stage and movie productions. In his 90s, he became a painter. He was known for his role as Everard in Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007).
Beazley died on 12 June 2017 at the age of 101.
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- Nicholas de Jongh, "Dangerous liaisons: The secret life of John Gielgud", The Independent, 15 February 2010.
- Garald Isaaman, "Feature: Exhibition – Sam Beazley's paintings is at the Millinery Works Gallery until August 28", Islington Tribune, 19 August 2010.
- John Freedman, "Playhouse of the World", The Moscow Times, 20 March 1998.
- Sam Beazley