When his younger brother was born, Bogarde
was packed off to Glasgow to study technical drawing before turning to acting, starring in classics such as A Bridge Too Far, The Servant and the Doctor series.
Both tabletops are as prized today Bogarde
's mid-19th Italian specimen as they were when they were made.
STAR: Earl Cameron's credits include acting in films with greats, from top, Helen Mirren, Dirk Bogarde
and Sidney Poitier.
DESPERATION: Dirk Bogarde
, left, hatches a bizarre plot
And with belts being tightened, in any case clubs are much less likely to take a chance on players that have garnered such a reputation.
After the suspected employee turns out to be guilty of espionage, Sebastian (Bogarde
) resigns and ends the affair with Becky.
The 1964 film, starring Dirk Bogarde
and Robert Morley, was a comic tale of espionage with Bogarde
being hailed the funniest agent of the year.
EVER, DIRK - THE BOGARDE
LETTERS edited by John Coldstream IF you looked inside the heads of most actors, you probably wouldn't find much of anything, at all.
First staged in 1964 with John Hurt in the central role and filmed in the same year with Tom Courtenay and Dirk Bogarde
, John Wilson's play drew attention to one of the last great controversies of the First World War - the execution for cowardice of soldiers suffering from mental stress.
(football) - Dutch defender who made just two league appearances in four years at Chelsea, born 1970.
CHELSEA mega-flop Winston Bogarde
is swapping the Blues for rhythm 'n' blues - by becoming a concert promoter.
: The Authorised Biography by John Coldstream (Weidenfeld and Nicolson, pounds 20)