Actor, writer, dramatist, filmmaker, theatre director, screenwriter, comedian, humorist, newspaper and magazine columnist, radio broadcaster and television presenter.
A great wit and raconteur and for much of his career, a fixture on television talk shows and the occasional lecturer and debater. A respected intellectual and friend to the stars with a uniquely idiosyncratic approach to the English language.
Winner of numerous awards as well as being a poet, novelist and playwright .
A true National Treasure. Yes, Peter Ustinov was a great man – a true “one-off”.
There will never be another.