Mostly Credited As: Brian Blessed Birth Name: Brian Blessed Date Of Birth: October 09, 1936 (Age 77) Country Of Birth: United Kingdom Birth Place: Mexborough, Yorkshire, England Height: 5' 9" (1.75 m)
Brian Blessed is 77 years old and was born on October 09, 1936.
He is known for his role as PC "Fancy" Smith in the show Z Cars
he is currently married to Hildegarde Neil and has 1 child.
He is 5' 9" (1.75 m) tall and was born in Mexborough, Yorkshire, England (United Kingdom)
His trademark is his deep, booming voice. He has been a close friend of Patrick Stewart since childhood. Despite the fact that partly due to his size and booming voice, he often plays powerful, commanding and arrogant men, according to those who know him personally, he is quite shy. He has tried to climb Mount Everest three times but has never reached the summit. He was on Mount Everest on May 10, 1996, when 12 climbers were killed in a sudden late-afternoon blizzard, though he himself was safe at his base camp that day. He received an honourary degree from Sheffield Hallam University in December 2004. He underwent cosmonaut training in Russia in 2004. He was nearly killed while filming his death scene in Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves. His father was a coal miner. He is a friend of Dame Judi Dench. More Trivia