Origins. Arthur Chichester was the second son of Sir John Chichester (d.1569), of Raleigh, Pilton, in North Devon, a leading member of the Devonshire gentry, a naval captain, and ardent Protestant who served as Sheriff of Devon in 1550–1551, and as Knight of the Shire for Devon in 1547, April 1554, and 1563, and as Member of Parliament for Barnstaple in 1559.
Ian Murray McKellen (Burnley, Inglaterra; 25 de mayo de 1939)  es un actor británico de cine y teatro.Es ganador de siete premios Laurence Olivier, un Globo de Oro, un Tony, dos premios del Sindicato de Actores, un BIF y dos premios de la Crítica Cinematográfica; y ha sido nominado al Óscar en dos ocasiones, cinco a los BAFTA y cinco a los Emmy.
The Chichester International Film Festival was launched in 1992 as the representation of the art of film at the Festival of Chichester, a summer programme of the arts in the city. Roger Gibson (Artistic Director) has programmed every edition since its inception, and has seen the Festival grow from 29 films in one location, to 150 films in seven locations.
Sir John Mills, one of the most popular and beloved English actors, was born Lewis Ernest Watts Mills on February 22, 1908, at the Watts Naval Training College in North Elmham, Norfolk, England. The young Mills grew up in Felixstowe, Suffolk, where his father was a mathematics teacher and his mother was a theater box-office manager.