Peter Eyre

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This article is about the actor. For the cricketer, see Peter Eyre (cricketer).
Peter Eyre
Born 11 March 1942
New York City, New York, USA

Peter Eyre (born 11 March 1942) is an American-born English actor.

Eyre was born in New York City, New York, the son of Dorothy Pelline (née Acton) and Edward Joseph Eyre, a banker.[1] He was sent to a public school in England at the age of twelve, and has been based in the country ever since. Although offered a place at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art at the age of only 18, he studied acting in Paris. His distinguished career in the theatre includes work with the Old Vic (where he made his professional debut), the Royal Shakespeare Company, and the Royal National Theatre.[2][3][4]



  1. ^ Peter Eyre Biography (1942-)
  2. ^ Koenig, Rhoda (9 February 2002). "Peter Eyre: Natural Eyre to the role". The Independent (London). Retrieved 2009-10-16. 
  3. ^ Rock, Malcolm (7 May 2007). "20 Questions With... Peter Eyre". London: Retrieved 2009-10-16. 
  4. ^ "The Situation" (Press release). Shadow Distribution. Retrieved 2009-10-16. 

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