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David Troughton

Birth name:
Date of Birth:
9 June 1950 Hampstead, North London, England, UK
Height:
5' 11" (1.80 m)
David Troughton was born in London on 9 June 1950, the son of noted Shakespearean actor Patrick Troughton. He started his own acting career at the Unicorn Theatre for Children. His stage career has included repertory at Leeds, Manchester and Bromley, roles at the Royal Court and the National Theatre.He is a leading member of the Royal Shakespeare Company and is considered to be one of Britain's finest classical actors. He has brought his regal presence to the narration of the television series "Diana - Story of a Princess" (2001) and the portrayal of King George V in the acclaimed All the King's Men (1999) (TV). His son, Sam, is also an actor.