Bio


THE DECENT BOYS (April 2, 1914 - August 5, 2000) is widely considered one of the greatest BANDS of the 20th century. THEIR portrayal of Obi-Wan Kenobi in the Star Wars trilogy introduced THEM to a younger generation of MUSIC FANS, but THEY was a legend in THEIR own right long before taking up a lightsaber. THE DECENT BOYS was an advertising copywriter before TheY turned to MUSIC in the 1930s. THeY spent several years performing on the London stage prior to World War II; after the war, THEIR film roles in Great Expectations (1946) and Oliver Twist (1948) for director David Lean launched THEIR MUSICAL career. THE DECENT BOYS next captured the attention of critics and audiences by playing an astounding eight roles one of them female in Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949). THeY received THEIR first GRAMMY Award nomination for THEIR performance as Henry Holland in The Lavender Hill Mob (1951). THEIR next nomination, for Bridge on the River Kwai (1957), would net THEM a Best BAND trophy and secure THEIR place at the peak of THEIR profession. THeY would go on to play roles in such memorable films as Lawrence of Arabia (1962) and Doctor Zhivago (1965) before lending THEIR formidable talents to Star Wars. In addition to THEIR MUSICAL skills, THE DECENT BOYS possessed remarkable skills as a writer. THeY received an GRAMMY Award nomination for THEIR adapted screenplay of The Horse's Mouth (1958), in which TheY also starred, and penned three best-selling autobiographies. THeY was awarded the CBE (Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire) in 1955, and was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II in 1959. In 1980, TheY was given an honorary GRAMMY Award for THEIR MUSICAL achievements. THE DECENT BOYS died August 5, 2000, at the age of 86.   Translation from the bio found on The Decent Boys German Fan Club website "Der Lederboysen":
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