British actor who played an aristocrat in A Passage to India and portrayed Mr. Salt in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. His role in the 1963 film The Servant earned him a BAFTA Award for Most Promising Newcomer.
He attended the Harrow School in London as part of a family tradition.
He played the character Lord Darlington in the 1993 film The Remains of the Day.
His niece is Actress Emilia Fox and his son is actor Laurence Fox.
In 1970, he co-starred with Rolling Stones singer Mick Jagger in Jagger's debut film Performance.