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Corin William Redgrave

(1939-2010), Actor; son of Sir Michael Redgrave

Sitter in 5 portraits
Born to distinguished actors Michael Redgrave and Rachel Kempson, Redgrave graduated in English from King's College, Cambridge. Early stage roles included Lysander in Tony Richardson's 1962 Royal Court production of A Midsummer Night's Dream. An ardent political activist, during the 1960s Redgrave and his sister Vanessa were members of the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament. Celebrated later stage roles included Corialanus (1989), King Lear with The Royal Shakespeare Company (2004) and a solo show portraying critic Kenneth Tynan (2005).

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Corin William Redgrave, by Peter Rand - NPG x136004

Corin William Redgrave

by Peter Rand
bromide print, 5 September 1967
NPG x136004

Corin William Redgrave, by Keystone Press Agency Ltd - NPG x194172

Corin William Redgrave

by Keystone Press Agency Ltd
vintage print, April 1979
NPG x194172

Image currently unavailable owing to copyright restrictions

Vanessa Redgrave; Sir Michael Redgrave; Corin William Redgrave; Rachel Kempson, Lady Redgrave; Lynn Redgrave

by George Konig
vintage print, circa 1960
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x194174

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