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|Also Known As:||Lewis Ernest Watts Mills,Sir John Mills||Died:||April 23, 2005|
|Born:||February 22, 1908||Cause of Death:||chest infection|
|Birth Place:||North Elmham, England, GB||Profession:||Cast ... actor producer director traveling salesman clerk|
Although his has been knighted and won acting awards, John Mills has been seemingly overshadowed by his contemporaries (i.e., Alec Guinness, John Gielgud, James Mason) many of whom delivered showier performances in contrast to his more stoic, low-key turns. Whatever accounts for the discrepancy, when one reviews the extraordinary career of this actor (who continued to turn in neat cameos after some sixty years in showbiz), one is amazed at the range and scope of the material and the dazzling versatility displayed by the actor.
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