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Sir Ben Kingsley, CBE (born Krishna Pandit Bhanji (31 December 1943) is an English actor who has won an Oscar, BAFTA, Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild awards in his career. He is known for starring as Mohandas Gandhi in the film Gandhi in 1982, for which he won the Academy Award for Best Actor. He is also known for his performances in the films Schindler’s List (1993), Sexy Beast (2000) and House of Sand and Fog (2003). Recent roles include in 2010 Shutter Island and Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time and in 2011 Hugo
Born Krishna Pandit Bhanji
31 December 1943 (1943-12-31)
Snainton, North Yorkshire, England
Years active 1966–present