Nigel Davenport, the veteran British actor who appeared in the Oscar best picture winners A Man for All Seasons and Chariots of Fire during a career that spanned more than a half-century, has died. He was 85.
Davenport died Oct. 25, British newspapers reported Tuesday. No other details were immediately available.
Davenport, a magnetic presence known for his gravelly voice and expressive gaze that came from a lazy right eye, appeared in more than 40 features, on dozens of TV shows and in countless stage productions.