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Michael Robert Winner

(1935-2013), Actor, writer, film director and producer

Sitter in 7 portraits
Winner attended Downing College, Cambridge where he studied law and economics and edited the student newspaper, Varsity. He began his film career in 1956 as a screen writer before becoming a director and producer on British films such as Play it Cool (1962), The System (1964), I'll Never Forget What's 'Isname (1967), Hannibal Brooks (1969) and in America on several films starring Charles Bronson: Chato's Land and The Mechanic (both 1972), The Stone Killer (1973), Death Wish (1974) and two sequels in 1982 and 1985. In 1999 he released Parting Shots. He is well known as a restaurant critic for The Sunday Times.

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Michael Winner, by Antony Barrington Brown - NPG x135392

Michael Winner

by Antony Barrington Brown
2 1/4 inch square film negative, 1954
NPG x135392

Michael Winner, by Terry O'Neill - NPG x126150

Michael Winner

by Terry O'Neill
digital R-type colour print from original transparency, 1969
NPG x126150

Michael Winner, by Johnny Dewe-Mathews - NPG x27477

Michael Winner

by Johnny Dewe-Mathews
bromide print, May 1974
NPG x27477

Michael Winner, by Michael Birt - NPG x23481

Michael Winner

by Michael Birt
bromide print in window mount, 4 May 1983
NPG x23481

Michael Winner, by Callum Bibby - NPG x25254

Michael Winner

by Callum Bibby
Agfa record rapid print, 1985
NPG x25254

Michael Winner, by John Seakwood - NPG x34543

Michael Winner

by John Seakwood
C-type colour print, 1985
NPG x34543

Michael Winner, by Liam Woon - NPG x126268

Michael Winner

by Liam Woon
bromide fibre print, circa 1990
NPG x126268

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