Trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London, Warner came a youthful star of the Royal Shakespeare Company, playing places including King Henry VI and King Richard II

His 1965 performance in the title part of “ Hamlet ” for the company, directed by Peter Hall, was considered one of the finest of his generation

Warner’s career gauged six decades, from a star- making turn playing the title part in “ Hamlet ” with the Royal Shakespeare Company in 1965, when he was just 24

He was the Evil Genius in the 1981 film “ Time Bandits

In “ Titanic ”( 1997), he helps quest down characters played by Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet

Warner had also appeared in a 1979 television movie depicting the Titanic’s sinking — that time as a further inoffensive wisdom schoolteacher

The range of his places was as broad as his list of credits. In 1976, he played an ill- fated shooter in the horror film “ The Omen, ” and a time latterly was a German officer in “ Cross of Iron

Warner also appeared in theU.S. series “ Twin Peaks, ” and was well- known among Star Trek suckers for portraying three different species in a three- time spell, across two flicks in the ballot and a television series

His final film part was as a sheltered military officer in 2018’s “ Mary Poppins Returns