English stage, television and film actor who appeared in Four Weddings and a Funeral and played a role in A Man for All Seasons. In 2009, he appeared in The Turn of the Screw.
He was born an only child in London to actors
He wrote and performed a play entitled Blunt Speaking in 2002.
He was married to Kika Markham from 1985 until his death in 2010 and he had four children.
His niece was late actress Natasha Richardson.