Peter Sellers

Richard Henry Sellers, CBE (September 8, 1925 – July 24, 1980), known as Peter Sellers, was a British comedian and actor best known as Chief Inspector Clouseau in The Pink Panther film series, for playing three different characters in Dr. Strangelove, as Clare Quilty in Lolita, and as the man-child and TV-addicted Chance the gardener in his penultimate film, Being There. Leading actress Bette Davis once remarked of him, "He isn't an actor—he's a chameleon." Sellers rose to fame on the BBC Radio comedy series The Goon Show. His ability to speak in different accents (e.g., French, Indian, American, German, as well as British regional accents), along with his talent to portray a range of characters to comic effect, contributed to his success as a radio personality and screen actor and earned him national and international nominations and awards. Many of his characters became ingrained in public perception of his work. Sellers' private life was characterized by turmoil and crises, and included emotional problems and substance abuse. Sellers was married four times, and had three children from the first two marriages.

An enigmatic figure, he often claimed to have no identity outside the roles that he played, but he left his own portrait since, "he obsessively filmed his homes, his family, people he knew, anything that took his fancy right to the end of his life—intimate film that remained undiscovered until long after his death in 1980." The director Peter Hall has said: "Peter had the ability to identify completely with another person, and think his way physically, mentally and emotionally into their skin. Where does that come from? I have no idea. Is it a curse? Often. I think it's not enough though in this business to have talent. You have to have talent to handle the talent. And that I think Peter did not have."

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Name Peter Sellers
Age 98 years 7 month 12 days old
Net Worth 10 million
Height 1.73 meter
Born Place Southsea, Hampshire, England, UK
Nationality GB
Birthday 1925-09-08
Death 1980-07-24

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1. Peter Sellers Age in 2024 ?

Peter Sellers Age in 2024 is 98 years 7 month 12 days old

2. What was the birthday of Peter Sellers ?

Birthday of Peter Sellers was 1925-09-08

3. what was the net worth of Peter Sellers in 2024 ?

Peter Sellers net worth in 2024 is 10 million

4. what was the height of Peter Sellers ?

Peter Sellers height was 1.73 meter

5. what was the nationality of Peter Sellers ?

Peter Sellers nationality was GB

6. What was the Peter Sellers occupation ?

Peter Sellers occupation was actor , screenwriter , film_director , comedian , singer

7. What was the gender of Peter Sellers ?

Gender of Peter Sellers was Male

8. When Peter Sellers was Died ?

Peter Sellers was died on 1980-07-24

9. What was nick name of Peter Sellers ?

Nick name of Peter Sellers was A. Queen,彼得·塞勒斯

10. Where Peter Sellers was born?

Peter Sellers was born in Southsea, Hampshire, England, UK

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