Simon Callow(1949-), Actor and director
Simon Phillip Hugh Callow
Sitter in 3 portraits
Stage and screen actor and director; on the London stage from the 1970s (Amadeus, 1979, The Beastly Beatitudes of Balthazar B, 1981) and in films from the mid 1980s, including A Room with a View (1986), Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994) and Shakespeare in Love (1998).
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