Listen: Actor Albert Finney has died aged 82 after short illness
"Report. British actor Albert Finney has died the BBC's Nick Higham. He was always a character actor. Going. Buying a gay Dublin. Bus conductor in a man of no importance Brockovich. He returned to Hollywood stardom as a gruff lawyer, listen, whoever did this team one hell of a mistake in the gathering storm. He proved to be a distinguished impersonator of Winston Churchill revival secretary, man. And he also delighted children around he played daddy warbucks, and the anti movie critic, Leonard Maltin says Finney didn't want to play the Hollywood Gainey campaign when he got it Oscar nomination he didn't make himself available for interviews. He believed in the work. That's all Albert Finney was nominated for five Oscars. His family says he died after a short illness at the age of"