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Ron Moody Fast Facts
Birthday ***, 1924
Place of Birth England
Death day June 11, 2015 (91 years old)
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
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Ron Moody

Ron Moody is an English actor, singer, songwriter and writer best known for his role as Fagin in Oliver! and the Broadway rebirth in 1983. Moody won a Golden Globe and an Oscar nomination for the film, as well as a Tony nomination for theater production. Other notable projects include The Mouse on the Moon, The Twelve Chairs by Mel Brooks, and Flight of the Doves, in which Moody has shared the screen with Oliver! co-star Jack Wild.

Born Ronald Moodnick, January 8, 1924, Tottenham, Middlesex, England
Died June 11, 2015, London, England
Occupation Actor, composer, singer, writer
Years active 1952–2012
Children 6
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About Ron Moody

Actor who originated the role of the lovable villain Fagin in the play Oliver!, for which he received a Tony nomination as well as a Golden Globe Award and Oscar nomination for the 1968 film adaptation.

Ron Moody before fame

He was a radar technician in the Royal Air Force during World War II. He planned on becoming an economist or sociologist, and didn't begin acting until age twenty-nine.

Achievement of Ron Moody

He was offered, but declined, the lead role in Doctor Who in 1969, though he went on to appear in the series EastEnders and the films The Twelve Chairs and Paradise Grove.

Ron Moody family life

His cousins were director Laurence Moody and actress Clare Lawrence. In 1985, he married pilates instructor Therese Blackbourn, and they had six children.

Associations of Ron Moody

He co-starred with Frank Langella in the 1970 film The Twelve Chairs.

Top Facts You Did Not Know About Ron Moody

  • Everyone was educated at Southgate School
  • Golden Globe Award (movie) for best actor or comedian
  • Male-British Jewish actor
  • Male actor of Jewish origin
  • Musical theater actor
  • Royal Air Force pilots
  • English voice actor
  • British comedian

Latest information about Ron Moody updated on June 14 2021.

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