Michael Joseph Anderson was born on the 30th January 1920 in London

Son of actor Lawrence Anderson and actress Beatrice Anderson

His great aunt, actress Mary Anderson of Louisville, was the one of the first American Shakespearean actress and the Mary Anderson Theatre in Louisville is dedicated to her

Is fluent in French, Italian and German


Michael Hamilton Anderson Jr was born on the 6th August 1943 in Hillingdon, Middlesex

Trained at the arts education school

Is 5′ 8″ in height

Both Michael Anderson Snr and Jr have now retired from the business