Derek Jacobi

Oct 22, 1938
Leytonstone, London, England, UK

Bio: Began performing on the stage while attending an all-boys school and played female roles until his voice changed. A leading performance in Edward II earned him professional jobs after graduation. Portrayal of Henry VIII impressed Laurence Olivier, who invited him to become one of the founding members of the newly formed National Theatre. After numerous… More


Derek Jacobi Videos

The King's Speech
2 minutes 28 seconds
2 minutes 59 seconds
2 minutes 59 seconds
My Week With Marilyn
2 minutes 8 seconds
There Be Dragons
3 minutes 32 seconds

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