Sir Carol Reed - Motion Picture Director. Knighted in 1952, he was a British film director who acted and directed on stage before turning to films in the 1930's. He won an Academy Award for Best Director of "Oliver!" in 1968.
Actor Gary Oldman attends the GREAT British Film Reception to honor the British nominees of The 84th Annual Academy Awards at the British Consul Generals Residence in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Mark Sullivan/Getty Images For British Consul General, Los Angeles)
~Vivien Leigh, Lady Olivier was a British stage and film actress. She won two Best Actress Academy Awards for her performances as "southern belles": Scarlett O'Hara in Gone with the Wind and Blanche DuBois in the film version of A Streetcar Named Desire, a role she had also played on …~ en.wikipedia.org