Date of Birth: 01/22/1940
Place of birth: Shayrebruk
Citizenship: United Kingdom
One of the most acclaimed British movie stars. Often plays supporting roles of eccentric characters who experience physical or mental suffering. Commander of the Order of the British Empire.
He started his career in the theater. Attention attracted Hollywood in 1966, playing in the Oscar-winning drama "Man for All Seasons." Then for a long time, and successfully worked on television.
Twice nominated for an "Oscar" for "Midnight Express" (1978 Award "Golden Globe" and a BAFTA) and as John Merrick in Lynch`s "Elephant Man" (1980, Prize BAFTA).
The general public is also known for his roles in the movie "Alien" (1979), "Harry Potter and the Philosopher`s Stone" (2001), "Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull" (2008). The big-budget adaptation of dystopia "1984" starred Winston Smith.
2009 - Englishman in New York
2008 - The Oxford Murders - Arthur Selden
2008 - Merlin
2008 - Hellboy 2: The Golden Army
2008 - The Vikings (movie, 2008)
2008 - Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull - Harold Oxley
2005 - V - for Vendetta
2005 - Skeleton Key
2004 - Hellboy: The hero from hell
2001 - Harry Potter and the Sorcerer kamen001 - Captain Corelli`s Choice
1997 - Contact - SR Hadden, a millionaire philanthropist
1995 - Wild Bill - Charles Prince
1993 - Monolith - Villano
1987 - barrage
1986 - Aria
1984 - 1984 - Winston Smith
1983 - Weekend at Osterman
1981 - History of the World
1980 - The Elephant Man
1979 - Alien
1978 - Midnight Express
1967 - Sailor from Gibraltar
1966 - Man for All Seasons