Derek Jacobi
Date of Birth
Oct 22, 1938
Birth Place:
Leytonstone, London, England, UK

Biography

One of Britain's most distinguished stage performers, Derek Jacobi is one of two actors (the other being Laurence Olivier) to hold both Danish and English knighthoods. Primarily known for his work on the stage, he has also made a number of films and remains best-known to television audiences for his stunning portrayal of the titular Roman emperor in I, Claudius. Born in Leytonstone, East London,...