Ben Kingsley, Patricia Clarkson

Learning to Drive

Ben Kingsley, Patricia Clarkson

Talk: Learning to Drive

Sir Ben Kingsley and Patricia Clarkson stop by Google to talk about their latest film, "Learning to Drive".

Ben Kingsley

Sir Ben Kingsley is an English actor. In a career spanning over 40 years, he has won an Oscar, Grammy, BAFTA, two Golden Globes and a Screen Actors Guild Award. He is known for his starring role as Mohandas Gandhi in the 1982 film Gandhi, for which he won the Academy Award for Best Actor. He is also known for his performances in the films Schindler's List (1993), Sexy Beast(2000), Lucky Number Slevin (2006), Shutter Island (2010), Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (2010), Hugo(2011), and Iron Man 3 (2013).

Patricia Clarkson

Patricia Clarkson is an actress known for films such as The Station Agent, The Green Mile, Far from Heaven, High Art,Dogville, Good Night, and Good Luck, Easy A, and Cairo Time. She was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress and the Golden Globe for her performance in Pieces of April (2003). She twice won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series for her recurring role in Six Feet Under. In 2015, she was nominated for a Tony Award for her performance in The Elephant Man.

The Film

A literary critic (Patricia Clarkson) whose husband left her and a Sikh driving instructor (Sir Ben Kingsley) on the verge of an arranged marriage find that each has something to learn from the other about starting life anew.

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