Tom Kempinski: Everything About Frances de la Tour’s Ex-husband

Tom Kempinski

Tom Kempinski is a playwright and actor and the ex-husband of English actress Frances de la Tour. Tom’s ex-wife Frances is a Tony Award winner and three-time Olivier Award winner. She is known for her roles in the television sitcom Rising Damp (1974-1978) and in the film Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005). Tom is also the ex-husband of English actress, visual artist, and glamour model Margaret Nolan.

Tom Kempinski: Bio Summary

NameTom Kempinski
Age 85 years old as of 2023
Date of birth 24 March 1938
Birthplace Hendon, London, England, UK
Famous asex-husband of Frances de la Tour and Margaret Nolan, playwright
Parents N/A
Spouse Frances de la Tour, Margaret Nolan
Children Tamasin Kempinski and Josh Kempinski
Occupation Playwright, actor

How Old Is Tom Kempinski?

Thomas Michael John Kempinski is at the age of 85 years as of 2023 because, he was born in 1938, on the 24th of March. He hails from Hendon, London, England, UK, and is English. Details about his parents, siblings, and other relatives are not available. He attended Abingdon School from 1951 to 1956. He was awarded a major scholarship in 1957, in Modern Languages to Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, but he suffered a breakdown and left after ten weeks.

Tom Kempinski Is A Playwright And Actor

Tom Kempinski is a playwright and actor who is best known for his 1980 play Duet for One, which was a major success in London and New York City, and much revived since. He served as the writer of the screenplay for the movie version of Duet for One. He also made minor appearances on British television shows including Dixon of Dock Green and Z-Cars.

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Tom Kempinski played the title role in Charles Wood’s Dingo at the Royal Court Theatre, in 1967. He appeared in Sir Francis Drake, The Damned, Othello, The Power Game, and No Hiding Place. He had an uncredited role as a Shop assistant in Cop-Out. He voiced a character in Do Be Careful Boys. He played roles in The Whisperers, Callan, and Love Story.

Tom Kempinski appeared in The Queen’s Traitor, Mrs. Brown, You’ve Got a Lovely Daughter, Public Eye, Virgin of the Secret Service, The Avengers, The Committee, Counterstrike, Moon Zero Two, Taste of Excitement, The Root of All Evil?, The Reckoning, Praise Marx and Pass the Ammunition, Kate, Doctor in Trouble, Big Brother, The Main Chance, The McKenzie Break, and Gumshoe.

Tom Kempinski played roles in TV Series, Clochemerle, Pretenders, Spy Trap, ITV Saturday Night Theatre, Crown Court, Moonbase 3, Softly Softly: Task Force, Fall of Eagles, Play for Today, and Life at Stake. He was in Adult Fun and Survival Kit.

Tom Kempinski Has Been Married Three Times

Tom Kempinski has experienced some failed marriages. He has walked down the aisle three times and two of his marriages are known to have ended in divorce. He was married to English actress Frances J. de Lautour better known as Frances de la Tour. The two kept their marriage out of the spotlight. They have a son and a daughter.

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Their children are Josh Kempinski and Tamasin Kempinski. Tom Kempinski was also married to English actress, visual artist, and glamour model Margaret Ann Nolan (29 October 1943 – 5 October 2020). Their union lasted from 1967 to 1972. Tom later married solicitor Sarah Tingay. It is unknown if Tom and Sarah are still together or not.

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