Brian Blessed grew up in Goldthorpe, Yorkshire, and trained at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School. His television appearances include ZCars, Boy Dominic, I, Claudius, Cold Comfort Farm, The Little World of Don Camillo, Blackadder, My Family and Other Animals, The History of Tom Jones and Peppa Pig. His films include The Trojan Women, Flash Gordon, Henry V, Much Ado About Nothing, Hamlet, As You Like It, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves and Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace. "
"Brian is also an explorer and mountaineer. He became the oldest man to reach the North Magnetic Pole on foot in 1999 and to reach 28,000 feet of Everest without oxygen. He lives in Surrey with his wife, Hildegard Neil. Absolute Pandemonium is his fifth book. "
"Photographer credit: Paul Marc Mitchell
We were delighted to see that Brian Blessed, Anna Kessel and Jayne Senior were amongst those recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours 2016.
Professor Brian Cox Live: it's a bracing feeling not to be talked down to https://t.co/TYN598MlMj
by @brianblessed - 7 days ago
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by @brianblessed - 12 days ago
RT @AIMAgents: Huge congratulations to @brianblessed who received his OBE today at Windsor Castle with his family and the ever dashing Step…
by @brianblessed - 17 days ago
Get behind @PDSA_HQ #VetYourClothes campaign to help poorly pets. Find out more: https://t.co/LKuFW7SPGM
by @brianblessed - one month ago
Join me in beautiful @KewGardens for #WriteonKew litfest, 23 Sep https://t.co/t26jdDy0Ln
BrianSatNav - 12 days ago
Brian Blessed shared World Animal Protection UK's photo.
BrianSatNav - 14 days ago
Thank you to all my Facebook friends for your wonderful Birthday & OBE best wishes. I am sorry that I am unable to reply to you all individually.What a lovely week I had. B
BrianSatNav - 17 days ago
What a lovely day to receive an OBE!
BrianSatNav - one month ago
Delve into your wardrobe and donate your pre-loved clothes to @PDSA – Help a vet Help a pet #VetYourClothes campaign. Your items could help save a pet’s life. Visit http://ow.ly/OBeg303YpBC to find out how you can help
BrianSatNav - 2 months ago
Beerd's? WHY NOT!
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