British actor, playwright, author and director
Steven Leslie Berks (born 3 August 1937), known professionally as Steven Berkoff, is an English character actor, author, playwright and theatre director.
Steven Leslie Berks
3 August 1937
|Education||Raine's Foundation Grammar School|
Hackney Downs School
Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art
|Alma mater||L'École Internationale de Théâtre Jacques Lecoq|
|Occupation||Actor, playwright and theatre director|
|Sink the Belgrano! (1986)|
Shakespeare's Villains (1998)
Shelley Lee (m. 1976)(divorced)
|Awards||Total Theatre Lifetime Achievement Award (1997)|
LA Weekly Theater Award for Solo Performance (2000)
As an actor, he is best known for his performances in villainous roles, such as Lt. Col Podovsky in Rambo: First Blood Part II, General Orlov in the James Bond movie Octopussy, Victor Maitland in Beverly Hills Cop and Adolf Hitler in the TV mini-series War and Remembrance. He also played Det. Const. Tom in the 1971 movie A Clockwork Orange.
- ↑ "Steven Berkoff". Contemporary Writers. British Council. Retrieved 30 September 2008.
- ↑ "Steven Berkoff". filmreference.com. Retrieved 30 September 2008.
- ↑ "Steven Berkoff". movies.yahoo.com (Yahoo! Inc.). Retrieved 30 September 2008.