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Gerard Butler

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.


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Born:
Nov 13, 1969 In Paisley, Scotland, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
56
First Appeared:
In the series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 1992-05-25
Latest Project:
Movie All-Star Weekend 2021
Known For
Filmography
Movie All-Star Weekend Unknown 2021
Movie How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World Stoick the Vast (voice) 2019-01-03
Movie Angel Has Fallen Mike Banning 2019-08-21
Movie How to Train Your Dragon: Homecoming Stoick the Vast (voice) 2019-10-25
Movie Den of Thieves Nick Flanagan 2018-01-18
Movie The Vanishing James 2018-10-11
Movie Hunter Killer Captain Joe Glass 2018-10-19
Movie A Family Man Dane Jensen 2017-05-18
Movie Geostorm Jake Lawson 2017-10-13
Movie Gods of Egypt Set 2016-02-25
Movie London Has Fallen Mike Banning 2016-03-02
Movie How to Train Your Dragon 2 Stoick the Vast (voice) 2014-06-09
Movie Movie 43 Leprechaun 1 & 2 (segment "Happy Birthday") 2013-01-01
Movie Olympus Has Fallen Mike Banning 2013-03-20
Movie Chasing Mavericks Frosty Hesson 2012-10-25
Movie Playing for Keeps George 2012-11-29
Movie Coriolanus Tullus Aufidius 2011-02-14
Movie Dragons: Gift of the Night Fury Stoick the Vast (voice) 2011-11-15
Movie Machine Gun Preacher Sam Childers 2011-09-23
Movie How to Train Your Dragon Stoick the Vast (voice) 2010-03-10
Movie The Bounty Hunter Milo Boyd 2010-03-16
Movie Legend of the BoneKnapper Dragon Stoick (voice) 2010-10-14
Movie Watchmen: Tales of the Black Freighter The Mariner (voice) 2009-03-24
Movie The Ugly Truth Mike 2009-07-24
Movie Gamer Kable 2009-09-03
Movie Law Abiding Citizen Clyde Alexander Shelton 2009-10-15
Series Live from Studio Five Himself 2009-09-14
Movie Nim's Island Jack Rusoe / Alex Rover 2008-04-03
Movie RockNRolla One-Two 2008-09-04
Movie P.S. I Love You Gerry 2007-11-15
Series The Graham Norton Show HImself 2007-02-22
Movie 300 King Leonidas 2007-03-07
Movie Butterfly on a Wheel Neil Randall 2007-07-27
Movie Wrath of Gods Himself 2007-05-06
Movie Guilty Hearts Peter 2006-01-01
Movie Trailer for a Remake of Gore Vidal's Caligula Prefect Cassius Chaerea 2005-06-15
Movie Beowulf & Grendel Beowulf 2005-09-14
Movie The Phantom of the Opera The Phantom 2004-12-08
Movie Dear Frankie The Stranger 2004-05-18
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Himself 2003-09-08
Movie Timeline Andre Marek 2003-11-26
Series The Jury Johnnie Donne 2002-02-17
Movie Shooters Jackie Junior 2002-01-25
Series HypaSpace Himself 2002-05-13
Movie Reign of Fire Creedy 2002-07-12
Series Attila Attila the Hun 2001-01-30
Movie Jewel of the Sahara Captain Charles Belamy 2001-06-28
Movie Please! Peter (as Gerry Butler) 2001-05-04
Movie Harrison's Flowers Chris Kumac 2000-09-23
Movie Dracula 2000 Dracula 2000-12-22
Series The Young Person's Guide to Becoming a Rock Star Marty Claymore 1998-11-10
Movie Mrs Brown Archie Brown 1997-07-18
Series An Unsuitable Job for a Woman Unknown 1997-10-24
Movie Tomorrow Never Dies Leading Seaman - HMS Devonshire 1997-12-11
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Himself 1993-09-13
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Himself 1992-05-25
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