[31], Describing his religion, Rice stated in a 1982 interview, "Technically I'm Church of England, which is really nothing. Rice wurde für seine Arbeit mit zwölf Ivor Novello Awards, vier Tony Awards und drei Oscars ausgezeichnet. Tim Rice begann seine Karriere als Agent für das Musikunternehmen EMI. Married 19 Aug 1974. His father, Hugh Gordon Rice (1917–1988),[3] served with the Eighth Army and reached the rank of major during the Second World War, and afterward worked for the de Havilland Aircraft Company, becoming Far East representative, and for the Diplomatic Service, including as adviser to the Ministry of Overseas Development at Amman, Jordan. Joseph and Superstar were additionally known as two of the first hit musicals that drew their sound from the rock and pop music that became embedded in culture in the 1960s. Sir Tim, who has seven grandchildren, is technically still married to wife Jane, from whom he has been separated since 1990. Caught Smoking: These Are The 60 Most Shocking Celebrity Smokers. On 10-11-1944 Tim Rice was born in Amersham, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom. He also wrote lyrics for the Alan Menken musical King David, and for DreamWorks Animation's The Road to El Dorado. Rice has also collaborated with Björn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson of ABBA on Chess and with Rick Wakeman on the albums 1984 and Cost of Living. Relationship began 1973. As a result, the Standard proclaimed two Girls of the Year and Rice's choice, Rosalind ("Ross") Hannaman,[34] was signed to EMI where she made her first record. Sir Tim RiceSeparation Relationship factsLady Jane Rice. The musician is married to Jane McIntosh, his starsign is Scorpio and he is now 75 years of age. [15][16], Rice is a patron of the London-based drama school, Associated Studios[17] and is also a patron of Thame Players Theatre along with Bruce Alexander. He also took part in the Bush Theatre's 2011 project Sixty Six Books for which he wrote a piece based upon a book of the King James Bible. She has won awards for her conservation work with red squirrels. Tim Rice ist neben seinem Hauptberuf als Liedtexter unter anderem als Buchautor, Verleger, Radiomoderator, Sänger, Schauspieler und Manager tätig. Separated 1990. Zur Musicalmusik Chess von den ABBA-Komponisten schrieb er die Texte. 1999 wurde er in die Songwriters Hall of Fame aufgenommen und 1994 von Königin Elisabeth II. In defence of the film were two members of the Monty Python team, John Cleese and Michael Palin. Tim Rice - 2020 Brown/Black hair & alternative hair style. Of course, at television, in the magazines and in the, You might wonder where celebrities with so much money on their bank account live. He held it until 1997. These Are The 10 Best-Paid Television Stars In The World, Photo: house/residence of cool 250 million earning Amersham, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom-resident, Tim Rice with beautiful, Wife Jane McIntosh. Conversely, he also stated that he adapted the biblical stories of Joseph and Jesus to musicals because "I'd always rather take a true story over an untrue one. We use cookies to provide the best experience on our website. [14], Along with his brother, Jo, and the radio presenters Mike Read and Paul Gambaccini, he was a co-founder of the Guinness Book of British Hit Singles and served as an editor from 1977 to 1996. [11], He has also been a frequent guest panellist for many years on the radio panel games Just a Minute and Trivia Test Match. The film includes several clips from an edition of the game show Countdown on which he was the guest adjudicator. In 1996, his collaboration with Lloyd Webber for the film version Evita won Rice his third Academy Award for Best Original Song with the song "You Must Love Me". [10], On 9 November 1979, Rice hosted a highly publicised edition of Friday Night, Saturday Morning on the BBC which had a heated debate on the newly released film Monty Python's Life of Brian, a film that had been banned by many local councils and caused protests throughout the world with accusations that it was blasphemous (as the lyricist of Jesus Christ Superstar, Rice himself had been accused of blasphemy a decade before).