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Spotlight on John Hammond

Character Name: John Hammond
Profession: Industrialist
Archetype: Well-meaning Bad Guy
Portrayed by: Richard Attenborough
Appeared in: Jurassic Park and The Lost World: Jurassic Park
Big Scene: Introducing Jurassic Park to audience and other characters.
Classic Quote: Welcome to Jurassic Park.

Richard Attenborough Fast Facts

Birth Name: Richard Samuel Attenborough
Date of Birth: August 29, 1923
Birth Place: Cambridge, England
Side Jobs: Director, Oscar Winner.

Richard Attenborough Jurassic Park Photo Gallery

Use the arrows below to view some pictures of Richard Attenborough from the Jurassic Park movies.

Destination Hollywood Suggests

Besides being a great actor, Richard Attenborough was also an award winning director. Here are three movies that he directed that should not be missed:

YouTube Fun Feature

This is an interesting 1992 interview of Richard Attenborough about his movie Chaplin:

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"We've made living biological attractions so astounding that they'll capture the imagination of the entire planet."