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Jim Broadbent
Jim Broadbent
Biographical Information
Birth name

James Broadbent


May 24, 1949





Acting Career
Years active


In Inkheart


James "Jim" Broadbent (born May 24, 1949) is an English actor who plays Fenoglio in the film adaptation of Cornelia Funke's Inkheart.

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  • Although Jim Broadbent is an English actor, his portrayal of Fenoglio, who should be Italian, is one of the few things Cornelia Funke likes about the film adaptation.[1]

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Some of the most wonderful books ever printed were lost because some fool of a fishmonger tore out their pages to wrap his stinking fish in.
Elinor Loredan,
Inkheart, Ch. 4 - A House Full of Books

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  1. Ask the Author: Cornelia Funke, question ID# 590643 - Goodreads
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