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Gerard Butler

1969-11-13 Paisley, Scotland, UK

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Gerard James Butler (born 13 November 1969) is a Scottish actor who has appeared on film, stage, and television. A trained lawyer, Butler turned to acting in the mid-1990s with small roles in productions such as the James Bond film Tomorrow Never Dies (1997), which he followed with steady work on television, most notably in the American miniseries Attila (2001). He garnered critical acclaim for his breakthrough work as the lead in Joel Schumacher's 2004 film adaptation of the musical The Phantom of the Opera. In 2007, Butler gained worldwide recognition through his portrayal of King Leonidas in the film 300. Since then, he has appeared in projects including P.S. I Love You (2007), Nim's Island (2008), RocknRolla (2008), The Ugly Truth (2009), Gamer (2009), Law Abiding Citizen (2009), The Bounty Hunter (2010), and How to Train Your Dragon (2010). Description above from the Wikipedia article Gerard Butler, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Greenland Jeff 2020-12-31
The Vanishing James 2019-01-04
How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World Stoick (voice) 2019-02-22
Angel Has Fallen Mike Banning 2019-08-23
Hunter Killer Captain Joe Glass 2018-10-26
Den of Thieves Nick Flanagan 2018-01-19
A Family Man Dane Jensen 2017-07-28
Geostorm Jake Lawson 2017-10-20
London Has Fallen Mike Banning 2016-03-04
Gods of Egypt Set 2016-02-26
How to Train Your Dragon 2 Stoick (voice) 2014-06-13
Movie 43 Leprechaun 1 & 2 (segment "Happy Birthday") 2013-01-25
Olympus Has Fallen Mike Banning 2013-03-22
Chasing Mavericks Frosty Hesson 2012-10-26
Coriolanus Tullus Aufidius 2012-01-19
Playing for Keeps George 2012-12-07
Dragons: Gift of the Night Fury Stoick the Vast (voice) 2011-11-15
Machine Gun Preacher Sam Childers 2011-09-23
How to Train Your Dragon Stoick the Vast (voice) 2010-03-26
The Bounty Hunter Milo Boyd 2010-03-19
Legend of the BoneKnapper Dragon Stoick (voice) 2010-10-15
Gamer Kable 2009-09-04
Law Abiding Citizen Clyde Alexander Shelton 2009-10-15
Watchmen: Tales of the Black Freighter The Mariner (voice) 2009-03-24
The Ugly Truth Mike 2009-07-24
Nim's Island Jack Rusoe / Alex Rover 2008-04-03
RockNRolla One-Two 2008-10-30
Butterfly on a Wheel Neil Randall 2007-07-27
P.S. I Love You Gerry 2007-12-21
Wrath of Gods Himself 2007-05-06
300 King Leonidas 2007-03-09
Guilty Hearts Peter 2006-01-01
Trailer for a Remake of Gore Vidal's Caligula Prefect Cassius Chaerea 2006-03-02
The Game of Their Lives Frank Borghi 2005-04-22
Beowulf & Grendel Beowulf 2005-09-14
The Phantom of the Opera The Phantom 2004-12-22
Dear Frankie The Stranger 2004-10-18
Lara Croft: Tomb Raider – The Cradle of Life Terry Sheridan 2003-07-21
Timeline Andre Marek 2003-11-26
Harrison's Flowers Chris Kumac 2002-03-15
Shooters Jackie Junior 2002-01-25
Reign of Fire Creedy 2002-07-12
Attila Attila the Hun 2001-01-29
Please! Peter (as Gerry Butler) 2001-05-04
Dracula 2000 Dracula 2000-12-22
The Cherry Orchard Yasha 1999-01-01
One More Kiss Sam 1999-09-18
Mrs Brown Archie Brown 1997-07-18
Tomorrow Never Dies Leading Seaman - HMS Devonshire 1997-12-12
Motor City John Miller
All-Star Weekend
Jewel of the Sahara Captain Charles Belamy