Charles Gray

English actor (1928-2000)

Charles Gray (born Donald Marshall Gray; 28 August 1928 – 7 March 2000) was an English actor.[1] He was well known for roles such as Ernst Stavro Blofeld in the James Bond movie Diamonds Are Forever[2] and Dikko Henderson in You Only Live Twice.[3]

Charles Gray
Born
Donald Marshall Gray

(1928-08-28)28 August 1928
Died7 March 2000(2000-03-07) (aged 71)
London, England
Other namesOliver Gray
Occupation
  • Actor
Years active1957–2000

Gray died on 7 March 2000 at a London hospital from cancer of unknown primary origin at the age of 71.[4]

NotesEdit

  1. Before 1 April 1974 it was in Hampshire

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Charles Gray, 71, Cats' Friend, Bond's Enemy". The New York Times. Reuters. 10 March 2000.
  2. Canby, Vincent. "Diamonds Are Forever (1971) A Benign Bond:007 Stars in 'Diamonds Are Forever'". The New York Times. Archived from the original on 25 August 2017. Retrieved 18 February 2017.
  3. "Charles Gray". Movies & TV Dept. The New York Times. Baseline & All Movie Guide. 2016. Archived from the original on 5 March 2016. Retrieved 18 February 2017.
  4. Shorter, Eric (8 March 2000). "Charles Gray: Actor who played a series of elegant cads - and a memorable opponent for James Bond". The Guardian. London.