Antony Sher aka Sir Antony Sher KBE was a British actor has died at the age of 72 on Thursday at his home in Stratford-upon-Avon, England, the cause of the death was cancer. Following the news of Henry Antony Sher’s death, tributes began pouring in online for the actor, with fans offering their condolences to his friends and family. One user said “Sir Antony Sher, who we saw light up the stage in King Lear, as he is about to sign my wonderful 1st born daughter Emma’s book at the @NationalTheatre in March of 2018. So sad he is gone! He gave us so much! A giant!.” Another tweeted “Thinking of #antonySher I got this book at the @TheRSC shop nearly 10 years ago. Then I went for a walk. I found the church program from Holy Trinity, just down the street from the RSC (where Shakespeare is buried), folded inside. “ while another user said, “All of the Shakespeare Institute community are deeply grieved to learn of the death last night of Sir Antony Sher, one of the greatest Shakespearean actors of our or any time.” The fourth user said “Brilliant, kind, funny, actor, writer, painter Antony Sher is gone. I was honored to have him star in TORCH SONG TRILOGY in London for which, along with his RICHARD ll, earned him the Olivier Award. Poorer us.”
What was Antony Sher Net Worth?
Antony Sher Net Worth
$2 Million USD
Antony Sher aka Sir Antony Sher KBE was a British actor. He was born on June 14, 1949, in Cape Town, South Africa, he was 72 years old at the time of his demise. He was well known for his masterly interpretations of Shakespeare’s great characters. As an actor he came to fame at the age of 32, paying the leading role of a libidinous, manipulative lecturer in a 1981 BBC adaptation of Malcolm Bradbury’s novel “The History Man.” Later, he joined the Royal Shakespeare Company. His breakthrough came in 1984, in the title role of Shakespeare’s “Richard III.” He played several great Shakespearean roles, including Shylock in Leontes in “The Winter’s Tale” (1999), Prospero in “The Tempest” (2008), “The Merchant of Venice” (1987), Iago in “Othello” (2004), Falstaff in “Henry IV,” Parts One and Two (2014), and the title roles in “Titus Andronicus” (1994), “King Lear” (2016), and many more. He was also a prolific writer and an accomplished artist. He published an autobiography, “Beside Myself,” in 2001, as well as three theater diaries, four novels, and two plays.
The estimated Net Worth of Antony Sher is around $2 Million USD.
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