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John Hurt

John Vincent Hurt, CBE (born 22 January 1940) is an English actor, known for his leading roles as John Merrick in The Elephant Man, Winston Smith in Nineteen Eighty-Four, Mr. Braddock in The Hit, Stephen Ward in Scandal and Quentin Crisp in The Naked Civil Servant, Caligula in the television series, I, Claudius (TV series), and An Englishman in New York. Recognizable for his distinctive rich voice, he has also enjoyed a successful voice acting career, starring in films such as Watership Down, The Lord of the Rings and Dogville, as well as BBC television series Merlin. Hurt initially came to prominence for his role as Richard Rich in the 1966 film A Man for All Seasons, and has since appeared in such popular motion pictures as: Alien, Midnight Express, Rob Roy, V for Vendetta, Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, the Harry Potter film series and the Hellboy film series. Hurt is one of England's best-known, most prolific and sought-after actors, and has had a versatile film career spanning six decades. He is also known for his many Shakespearean roles. Hurt has received multiple awards and honours throughout his career including three BAFTA Awards and a Golden Globe Award, with six and two nominations respectively, as well as two Academy Award nominations. His character's final scene in Alien is consistently named as one of the most memorable in cinematic history. Description above from the Wikipedia article John Hurt , licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Jan 22, 1940 In Shirebrook, Derbyshire, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
188
Première apparrition :
In the movie The Wild and the Willing 1962-10-16
Dernier projet:
Film That Good Night 2018-05-05
Connu pour
Poster of Panthers
Poster of Crime and Punishment
Poster of A Ghost Story for Christmas
Filmographie
Film That Good Night Ralph 2018-05-05
Film The Journey Harry Patterson 2017-03-30
Film Damascus Cover Miki 2017-01-28
Film My Name Is Lenny Leslie Salmon 2017-06-09
Film Les Heures Sombres Neville Chamberlain 2017-11-22
Film ChickLit Francis Bonar 2016-09-02
Film Jackie The Priest 2016-12-02
Film The Pity of War: The Loves and Lives of the War Poets Siegfried Sassoon 2016-11-13
Film Thomas & Friends: Sodor's Legend of the Lost Treasure: The Movie Sailor John 2015-07-17
Film The Alchemist's Letter The Alchemist (voice) 2015-04-21
Series Panthers Tom 2015-11-12
Film The Last Panthers Tom Kendle 2015-10-26
Film Hercule Cotys 2014-07-23
Film Richard Attenborough: A Life in Film Himself 2014-08-25
Film Snowpiercer : Le Transperceneige Gilliam 2013-08-01
Film Benjamin Britten: Peace and Conflict Narrator 2013-05-24
Film Charlie Countryman Narrator 2013-02-09
Film Muse of Fire Himself 2013-09-26
Film Doctor Who - Le jour du Docteur The War Doctor 2013-11-23
Film Doctor Who: The Night of the Doctor The War Doctor 2013-11-14
Film Only Lovers Left Alive Marlowe 2013-12-12
Film The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot 2013-11-23
Film Jayne Mansfield's Car Kingsley Bedford 2012-02-13
Film Planet Dinosaur: Ultimate Killers Narrator (voice) 2012-08-19
Film Touristes Jerusalem Narrator 2012-11-30
Series Labyrinthe Audric Baillard 2012-11-24
Film The Confession Priest 2011-07-01
Film Melancholia Dexter 2011-05-26
Series The Confession Priest 2011-03-28
Film Harry Potter et les reliques de la mort - 2ème partie Mr. Ollivander 2011-07-07
Film Sailcloth Man 2011-01-01
Series Planète des Hommes Narrator 2011-01-13
Film 23 Degrees, 5 Minutes Professor Orit 2011-07-09
Film Le petit Gruffalo The Owl (Voice) 2011-12-25
Film Les Immortels Old Zeus 2011-11-10
Series Planète Dinosaures Narrator 2011-09-14
Film La Taupe Control 2011-09-16
Film Le voyage extraordinaire de Samy Grandpa Sammy (voice) 2010-08-03
Film Lou Doyle 2010-06-17
Film Brighton Rock Phil Corkery 2010-09-13
Film Ultramarines : Warhammer 40 000 Carnak 2010-12-10
Film Harry Potter et les reliques de la mort - 1ère partie Mr. Ollivander 2010-10-17
Film Whistle and I'll Come to You James Parkin 2010-12-24
Film Love at First Sight Arthur 2010-11-16
Film An Englishman in New York Quentin Crisp 2009-04-27
Film The Limits of Control Guitar 2009-05-01
Film 44 Inch Chest Old Man Peanut 2009-10-08
Film Creating The World of Harry Potter, Part 1: The Magic Begins Himself 2009-11-17
Film Le Gruffalo Owl (voice) 2009-12-25
Film Outlander : Le dernier Viking Rothgar 2008-04-24
Film Crimes à Oxford Arthur Seldom 2008-01-18
Film Indiana Jones et le royaume du crâne de cristal Professor Oxley 2008-05-21
Film Lecture 21 2008-01-01
Film Recount Warren Christopher 2008-05-28
Series Merlin The Dragon (voice) 2008-09-20
Film New York, je t'aime Bellhop (segment "Shekhar Kapur") 2008-09-06
Film Hellboy II : Les Légions d'or maudites Trevor Bruttenholm 2008-07-11
Film Boxes Le père de Fanny 2007-06-06
Film Hellboy Animated : De sang et de fer Professor Trevor 'Broom' Bruttenholm 2007-03-10
Series Les maîtres de la science fiction Unknown 2007-08-03
Film V pour vendetta Chancellor Adam Sutler 2006-03-15
Film Shooting Dogs Christopher 2006-03-08
Film The Plot Against Harold Wilson Narrator 2006-03-16
Series The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Film Le Parfum - Histoire d'un meurtrier Narrator (voice) 2006-09-13
Series Doctor Who The War Doctor 2005-03-26
Film Manderlay Narrator (Voice) 2005-05-16
Film Vaillant, pigeon de combat ! Felix (voice) 2005-03-25
Film La Porte des secrets Ben Devereaux 2005-07-29
Film The Proposition Jellon Lamb 2005-10-06
Film Hiroshima Narrator (voice) 2005-08-05
Series The Alan Clark Diaries 2004-01-15
Film Tabloid Vince 2004-01-01
Film The Alan Clark Diaries 2004-01-15
Film Le Clan des rois Harry (voice) 2004-06-21
Film Hellboy Prof. Bruttenholm 2004-04-02
Film Shadowing the Third Man Narrator 2004-10-11
Film Meeting Che Guevara & the Man from Maybury Hill Man from Maybury Hill 2003-05-08
Film Mister cash Victor Foss 2003-05-02
Film Dogville Narrator (voice) 2003-05-19
Film The Beast Within: Making 'Alien' Himself 2003-12-02
Film The Alien Saga narrator 2002-01-01
Film Miranda Christian 2002-01-18
Series HypaSpace 2002-05-13
Film Crime et châtiment Porfiry, chief investigator 2002-06-01
Film The Hidden Wars of Desert Storm Narrator 2001-04-07
Film Capitaine Corelli Dr. Iannis 2001-04-18
Film Harry Potter à l'école des sorciers Garrick Ollivander 2001-11-16
Film Shaolin: Wheel of Life Narrator 2001-12-11
Film New Blood 2000-06-20
Film Krapp's Last Tape Krapp 2000-09-08
Film Les Âmes perdues Father Lareaux 2000-10-13
Series Watership Down 1999-09-28
Film All the Little Animals Mr. Summers 1999-07-09
Film If... Dog... Rabbit Sean Cooper 1999-09-29
Film You're Dead Maitland 1999-10-01
Film Night Train Michael Poole 1998-01-01
Film The Commissioner James morton 1998-02-22
Film The Climb Chuck Langer 1998-03-11
Film Love and Death on Long Island Giles De'Ath 1997-01-01
Film Bandyta Babits 1997-11-07
Film Contact S. R. Hadden 1997-07-11
Film Wild Bill Charley Prince 1995-12-01
Film Rob Roy John Graham (Marquis of Montrose) 1995-04-13
Film On Jupiter Narrator 1995-08-03
Film Saigon Baby 1995-12-16
Film Dead Man John Scholfield 1995-12-23
Film Même les cow-girls ont du vague à l'âme The Countess 1994-05-13
Film Great Moments in Aviation Rex Goodyear 1994-05-01
Film Second Best Uncle Turpin 1994-09-30
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Series GMTV Unknown 1993-01-01
Film Monolith Villano 1993-05-27
Film L'oeil qui ment 1992-05-26
Film Six Characters in Search of An Author The Father 1992-12-12
Film Red Fox Archie Carpenter 1991-01-01
Film Ralph Super King Lord Percival Graves 1991-02-15
Film Journey to Knock Alfred 1991-09-17
Film I Dreamt I Woke Up Boorman's Alter Ego 1991-11-16
Film Who Bombed Birmingham? Chris Mullin 1990-04-22
Film Windprints Charles Rutherford 1990-06-29
Film Resident Alien Himself 1990-09-14
Film Paul McCartney: From Rio to Liverpool Narrator 1990-12-17
Film La Résurrection de Frankenstein Dr. Joe Buchanan / Narrator 1990-11-02
Film Le champ Bird' O'Donnell 1990-09-21
Film Scandal Stephen Ward 1989-03-03
Film Little Sweetheart Robert Burger 1989-10-19
Series The Jim Henson Hour 1989-04-14
Film Deadline Granville Jones 1988-01-01
Series Monstres et merveilles The Storyteller 1988-05-15
Film Sur la route de Nairobi Gilbert Colville 1987-11-30
Film From the Hip Douglas Benoit 1987-02-06
Film Frightmares 1987-01-01
Film The Hunting of the Snark The Narrator 1987-04-01
Film Les Ailes d'Honnéamise Shitotsugh Lhadatt (English Dub) 1987-03-14
Film Aria The Actor 1987-05-27
Film Vincent (voice) 1987-10-08
Film La folle histoire de l'espace John Hurt 1987-06-24
Film Jake Speed Syd 1986-05-30
Film Rocinante Bill 1986-11-01
Film After Darkness Peter Hunningford 1985-02-01
Film Live Aid 1985-07-13
Film Taram et le chaudron magique The Horned King (voice) 1985-07-24
Film Success Is the Best Revenge 1984-05-26
Film Champions Bob Champion 1984-04-20
Film 1984 Winston Smith 1984-10-10
Film The Hit Braddock 1984-09-12
Film King Lear The Fool 1983-04-03
Film Osterman week-end Lawrence Fassett 1983-10-14
Film La nuit de l'évasion Peter Strelzyk 1982-02-05
Film The Plague Dogs Snitter (voice) 1982-10-21
Film Partners Kerwin 1982-04-30
Film La folle histoire du monde Jesus - The Roman Empire 1981-06-12
Film La Porte du Paradis Billy Irvine 1980-11-19
Film An Evening with Quentin Crisp Himself / Presenter 1980-01-01
Film Elephant Man John Merrick 1980-10-02
Series Crime and Punishment 1979-05-22
Film Alien, le huitième passager Gilbert Kane 1979-05-25
Film Le cri du sorcier Anthony Fielding 1978-01-01
Film Midnight Express Max 1978-09-12
Film Le Seigneur des anneaux Aragorn (voice) 1978-11-15
Film La folle escapade Hazel (voice) 1978-10-14
Film Three Dangerous Ladies Lt. George Simmonds 1977-06-05
Film Spectre Mitri Cyon 1977-05-21
Series The Hollywood Greats Unknown 1977-08-04
Film East of Elephant Rock Nash 1977-10-22
Film La disparition 1977-11-30
Series I, Claudius Caligula 1976-09-20
Film The Ghoul Tom Rawlings 1975-07-11
Series The Sweeney Unknown 1975-01-02
Film The Naked Civil Servant Quentin Crisp 1975-12-17
Series NOVA Narrator 1974-03-03
Film Little Malcolm and His Struggle Against the Eunuchs Malcolm Scrawdyke 1974-06-11
Series Wessex Tales Unknown 1973-11-07
Film The Pied Piper Franz 1972-12-27
Film L'Etrangleur de Rillington Place Timothy Evans 1971-02-10
Film Mr. Forbush and the Penguins Richard Forbush 1971-07-29
Series A Ghost Story for Christmas James Parkin 1971-12-24
Series Play for Today Unknown 1970-10-15
Film Sinful Davey Davey Haggart 1969-02-10
Film In Search of Gregory Daniel 1969-11-01
Film Avant que vienne l'hiver Lieutenant Pilkington 1969-03-24
Film The Sailor from Gibraltar 1967-01-01
Series Natural World Narrator 1967-12-10
Film Un Homme pour l'éternité Richard Rich 1966-12-12
Series Gideon's Way Unknown 1965-03-18
Film This Is My Street Charlie 1964-01-15
Film The Wild and the Willing Phil Corbett 1962-10-16