Acting out

Clarkin, Michelle
April 1995
Advocate;4/4/95, Issue 678, p45
Profiles English actor Nigel Hawthorne, 1994 Academy Award nominee for Best Actor in the film `The Madness of King George.' Career in television and the stage; Accolades won; Views on being an openly gay actor; Commitment to a 17-year relationship with another man; Comments about Hawthorne from his colleagues.


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