Terence Stamp

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Stamp in January 2009

Terence Henry Stamp (born 22 July 1938) is a British movie, voice, television, and stage actor who has appeared in over 100 movies such as; The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, Superman II, Get Smart,The Haunted Mansion, Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace, Valkyrie, Yes Man, and Wanted. Stamp has been awarded a Golden Globe Award, Silver Bear Award, and a Satellite Award. He has acted in over 100 films.

Stamp was born in Stepney, London.[1][2] In the 1960s he and supermodel girlfriend Jean Shrimpton were one of the most photographed couples of the day. Another of his famous girlfriends was Julie Christie. Later, Stamp became a follower of Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, and lived for a while at the latter's ashram (~estate) in Poona.[3]

At 64, Stamp married 29 year old Elizabeth O'Rourke in 2002. The couple divorced in 2008.[4]

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  1. In the London Borough of Tower Hamlets
  2. Boucher, Caroline (2002). "Mr Intolerant". The Guardian (London). http://observer.guardian.co.uk/foodmonthly/story/0,,662828,00.html. Retrieved 25 May 2010.
  3. "Terence Stamp's London roots". East London History. 2011. Retrieved 26 November 2011. 
  4. "Actor Stamp and wife get divorce". BBC News. 2008. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/7373801.stm. Retrieved 29 April 2008.

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