Alastair George Bell Sim, was a Scottish character actor who appeared in a string of classic British films. He is best remembered in the role of Ebenezer Scrooge in the 1951 film Scrooge,

Alastair Sim in Scrooge, 1951.

Alastair Sim and Michael Dolan in Scrooge (1951) (via TumbleOn)

Scrooge, Alastair Sim (1951) // this was the BEST version (but I can only watch it in black and white)

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Robert Taylor- actor who appeared in many films ranging from costume dramas to westerns. He died on June 8, 1969 at the age of 57 from lung cancer

Mar 9 - 1996 – George Burns, American actor and singer (b. 1896)

Clark Gable, Photo by George Hurrell

John Hurt. A voice and face and peformance that stand out in any role.

Robbie Coltrane (1950-) Scottish actor, comedian and author. He is known both for his role as Dr. Eddie "Fitz" Fitzgerald in the British TV series Cracker and as Rubeus Hagrid in the Harry Potter films.

Stewart Granger (1913–1993) English actor who became Britain's top box office star in the 1940's which attracted Hollywood's attention.Tall, dark, dignified and handsome, Granger made over 60 films but is mainly associated with heroic and romantic leading roles.

Lon Chaney Jr. actor who played character rolls but was best know for his role as "The Wolfman" He was the son of the famous silent movie actor "Lon Chaney Sr". He died on July 12, 1973 at the age of 57

Montgomery Clift - actor best known for his roles in "Raintree County", "From Here To Eternity". Suffered from depression following car accident in which his face was disfigured. He died on July 25, 1966 at the age of 45 from a heart attack.

John Belushi- comedian and actor who was an original cast member of Saturday Night Live. Best known for his role in the film "Animal House" and "The Blues Brothers". He died on March 5, 1982 of a massive drug overdose at the age of 33

Harry Morgan - d. December 7, 2011 age 96 - Good character actor for many decades. "M*A*S*H" was his best TV role, next to Dragnet.

Telly Savalas (1922-1994) Died of Bladder and Prostate cancer. He was a film & TV actor, singer. Best known for his role in "Kojak"

Marty Feldman - English comedy writer, comedian and actor, easily identified by his bulbous and crooked eyes. Best known for his role as Igor in the film "Young Frankenstein". He died on Dec 2, 1982 from a heart attack at the age of 48

Morgan Freeman - He can play a funny role, and a dramatic one. Either way, it's always fantastic: Actor

Thelma Ritter . . . one of the VERY best character actors . . . ever!

George Clooney ~ he stands out in a crowd

James McAvoy. I just want him to talk to me in that lovely Scottish accent all day.