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Happy and healthy: Timothy Spall attended the premiere on Tuesday for Mrs. Lowry and Son at The Lowry in Manchester, after he said he was & # 39; liberated & # 39; felt after his weight loss in 2017 (photo R in 2012)

"I am no longer that round man": Timothy Spall, 62, attends the premiere of Mrs. Lowry & Son in Manchester after his "liberating" weight loss no longer affects his career

  • The historic biopic is scheduled for release on August 30 in the UK
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Timothy Spall looked happy and healthy when he attended the gala premiere on Tuesday evening for Mrs. Lowry and Son at The Lowry in Manchester.

The actor, 62, attracted by a tight blue suit, beamed while posing next to the cast and crew of the historic biopic shortly after he gushed out that he & # 39; freed himself & # 39; feels after its impressive image review in 2017.

Although he has never revealed how much weight he has lost, the star, known for his acclaimed character work, was also excited that his acting career is no longer hobbled because he is such a round-round guy & # 39; .

Happy and healthy: Timothy Spall attended the premiere on Tuesday for Mrs. Lowry and Son at The Lowry in Manchester, after he said he was & # 39; liberated & # 39; felt after his weight loss in 2017 (photo R in 2012)

Happy and healthy: Timothy Spall attended the premiere on Tuesday for Mrs. Lowry and Son at The Lowry in Manchester, after he said he was & # 39; liberated & # 39; felt after his weight loss in 2017 (photo R in 2012)
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Happy and healthy: Timothy Spall attended the premiere on Tuesday for Mrs. Lowry and Son at The Lowry in Manchester, after he said he was & # 39; liberated & # 39; felt after his weight loss in 2017 (photo R in 2012)

Happy and healthy: Timothy Spall attended the premiere on Tuesday for Mrs. Lowry and Son at The Lowry in Manchester, after he said he was & # 39; liberated & # 39; felt after his weight loss in 2017 (photo R in 2012)

Biopic: Mrs Lowry & Son - to be released on August 30 - shows the relationship between one of the most iconic artists of Great Britain L.S. Lowry (Timothy), and his mother Elizabeth (Vanessa Redgrave)

Biopic: Mrs Lowry & Son - to be released on August 30 - shows the relationship between one of the most iconic artists of Great Britain L.S. Lowry (Timothy), and his mother Elizabeth (Vanessa Redgrave)

Biopic: Mrs Lowry & Son – to be released on August 30 – shows the relationship between one of the most iconic artists of Great Britain L.S. Lowry (Timothy), and his mother Elizabeth (Vanessa Redgrave)

Speak to the Radio Times about his transformation in his most recent interview, Timothy said: & i wanted to change my lifestyle and lose weight and it did what i always hoped for.

& # 39; As a character actor, I have placed myself in a position where I am not bumped by having a certain shape. I'm no longer that round man. It feels liberating on many levels & # 39 ;, he went on.

In the same interview, he also discussed his fight with leukemia – which he defeated twice in 1996 after being given only a few weeks to live.

Revision: Although he has never revealed how much weight he has lost, the star was excited that his career is no longer being hobbled because he is that round, round dude. (photo 2004)
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Revision: Although he has never revealed how much weight he has lost, the star was excited that his career is no longer being hobbled because he is that round, round dude. (photo 2004)

Revision: Although he has never revealed how much weight he has lost, the star was excited that his career is no longer being hobbled because he is that round, round dude. (photo 2004)

For good: Timothy gushed about the & # 39; liberating & # 39; sense of his image revision (Pictured 2006)

For good: Timothy gushed about the & # 39; liberating & # 39; sense of his image revision (Pictured 2006)

For good: Timothy gushed about the & # 39; liberating & # 39; sense of his image revision (Pictured 2006)

He revealed that it gave him a new perspective on life: & # 39; When you get to the other side, you realize, however, that all those little daily aggravations are actually the texture of life, so you need the best out of it. & # 39;

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And it certainly seemed that Timothy had a fantastic time when he went to the red carpet on Tuesday for the premiere of Mrs. Lowry & Son.

He looked handsome in his blue suit, working with a navy shirt, matching tie and suede shoes.

it certainly seemed that Timothy had a fantastic time when he went to the red carpet on Tuesday for the premiere of Mrs. Lowry & Son

it certainly seemed that Timothy had a fantastic time when he went to the red carpet on Tuesday for the premiere of Mrs. Lowry & Son

it certainly seemed that Timothy had a fantastic time when he went to the red carpet on Tuesday for the premiere of Mrs. Lowry & Son

Brave: he looked handsome in his blue suit, which he combined with a navy shirt, matching tie and suede shoes

Brave: he looked handsome in his blue suit, which he combined with a navy shirt, matching tie and suede shoes

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Brave: he looked handsome in his blue suit, which he combined with a navy shirt, matching tie and suede shoes

He was also accompanied by co-star Vanessa Redgrave, director Adrian Noble and writer Martyn Hesford.

Mrs. Lowry & Son depicts the relationship between one of Britain's most iconic artists and his mother Elizabeth, with whom he lived until her death.

The film follows Lowry at the start of his career, longing for his work to be appreciated in London.

Cast: he was also accompanied by co-star Vanessa Redgrave, who plays his mother in the film

Cast: he was also accompanied by co-star Vanessa Redgrave, who plays his mother in the film

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Cast: he was also accompanied by co-star Vanessa Redgrave, who plays his mother in the film

Line-up: Martyn Hesford (2nd L), Timothy and Adrian Noble

Line-up: Martyn Hesford (2nd L), Timothy and Adrian Noble

Line-up: Martyn Hesford (2nd L), Timothy and Adrian Noble

However, his contemptuous mother is actively trying to discourage her single son from pursuing his artistic ambitions. Elizabeth never fails to express her opinion about what a disappointment he is for her.

This powerful but humorous story portrays the impact that this obsessive mother and son relationship had on the great artist.

L.S. Lowry became internationally famous for his portrayals of 20th-century industrial life in north-west England, and the legacy of his work remains a huge presence in the region, not least at The Lowry, a purpose-built art gallery in Salford Quays .

Character: Timothy takes the role of L.S. Lowry became internationally famous for his depictions of the industrial life of the 20th century in north-west England

Character: Timothy takes the role of L.S. Lowry became internationally famous for his depictions of the industrial life of the 20th century in north-west England

Character: Timothy takes the role of L.S. Lowry became internationally famous for his depictions of the industrial life of the 20th century in north-west England

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