• Peter  Firth

    Peter Firth

    Born on October 27th, 1953

    From Bradford, Yorkshire, England

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Dr. Martin Dysart (Richard Burton), a psychiatrist who has grown unhappy with his life, takes on the peculiar case of Alan Strang (Peter Firth), a reserved teenager who has been accused of brutally blinding six horses. Dysart slowly unravels Alan's background, learning that he grew up in a strained household with a devoutly religious mother (Joan Plowright) and an atheist father (Colin Blakely). But as Dysart begins to trace the roots of Alan's problems, his own also begin to surface.

Golden Globe (1978)
Won
Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Nominated
Actor in a Supporting Role