Bryan Forbes British film director screenwriter and author

Bryan Forbes
United Kingdom
July 22, 1926
Death Date:
May 8, 2013 (age 86)
Birth Sign :


Bryan Forbes is a 86 years old British film director screenwriter and author Bryan Forbes was born on July 22, 1926 (died on May 08, 2013, he was 86 years old) in as John Theobald Clarke. His nickname was Clarke John Theobald.


Bryan Forbes CBE was an English film director screenwriter film producer actor and novelist described as a Renaissance man and one of the most important figures in the British film industry. Best known as the director of the film The Stepford Wives he wrote and directed several other critically acclaimed films including Whistle Down the Wind Séance on a Wet Afternoon and King Rat.
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His real name:
Birth name of Bryan Forbes is John Theobald Clarke
Is Bryan Forbes still alive?

No, he died on 05/08/2013, 8 years ago. He was 86 years old when he died. Cause of death: disease. He died in Surrey



Bryan Forbes had two marriages.

Constance Smith

Constance Smith, Actress

He married with Constance Smith (75), in 1951. Bryan Forbes was 24 and Constance Smith was 22 years old. After 4 years, they break up in 1955.

Nanette Newman

Nanette Newman, British actor

Forbes married with Nanette Newman (85), on Saturday, August 27th, 1955. Bryan Forbes was 29 and Nanette Newman was 21 years old. They ended their 57 years, 4 months marriage in 2013.


He had two children, Sarah (62) and Emma (56, English radio and television presenter) . When his first child, Sarah Kate Forbes, was born, Bryan Forbes was 32 years old.


Bryan Forbes Movies (70)

There are 70 movies of Bryan Forbes:

His first feature film was The Guns of Navarone (1961, as Cohn). He was 34 when he starred in this movie. Since 1961, he has appeared in 70 feature films. The last one is A Sense of Carol Reed (2006). In this movie, we watched him as himself .

Bryan Forbes movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:

Bryan Forbes TV Shows (2)

His first TV Show was This Is Your Life (1955).

Awards (4)

Nominated Academy Award for Best Writing, Original Screenplay , awarded BAFTA Award for Best British Screenplay , awarded Edgar Award , awarded Commander of the Order of the British Empire ,


He graduated from Royal Academy Of Dramatic Art

What was Bryan's zodiac sign?

Bryan Forbes zodiac sign was cancer.

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