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Ian Holm

Sir Ian Holm, CBE (born 12 September 1931) is a British actor known for his stage work and for many film roles. He received the 1967 Tony Award for Best Featured Actor for his performance as Lenny in The Homecoming and the 1998 Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor for his performance in the title role of King Lear. He was nominated for the 1981 Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as athletics trainer Sam Mussabini in Chariots of Fire. Other well-known film roles include the android Ash in Alien, Father Vito Cornelius in The Fifth Element, and the hobbit Bilbo Baggins in the first and third films of the Lord of the Rings film trilogy. Description above from the Wikipedia article Ian Holm, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Sep 12, 1931 In Goodmayes, Essex, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
81
First Appeared:
In the movie The Real Middle Earth
Latest Project:
Movie The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies 2014-12-10
Known For
Poster of The Real Middle Earth
Filmography
Movie The Real Middle Earth Narrator 2019
Movie The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Old Bilbo 2014-12-10
Movie The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Older Bilbo 2012-11-26
Series 1066: The Battle for Middle Earth Geschichtenerzähler 2009-05-18
Movie Ratatouille Skinner (voice) 2007-06-22
Movie Ô Jerusalem Ben Gurion 2006-10-17
Movie The Treatment Dr. Ernesto Morales 2006-04-08
Movie Renaissance Jonas Muller 2006-03-16
Movie Strangers with Candy Dr. Putney 2006-07-28
Movie Lord of War Simeon Weisz 2005-09-16
Movie The Adventures of Errol Flynn Narrator 2005-04-05
Movie Chromophobia Edward Aylesbury 2005-01-01
Movie The Aviator Professor Fitz 2004-12-17
Movie Garden State Gideon Largeman 2004-07-28
Movie D-Day 6.6.1944 Narrator (voice) 2004-06-06
Movie The Day After Tomorrow Terry Rapson 2004-05-26
Movie The Beast Within: Making “Alien” Ash / Himself (archive footage) 2003-12-02
Movie The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Bilbo Baggins 2003-12-01
Movie Monsters We Met Narrator 2003-01-05
Movie Prisoner of Paradise Narrator (voice) 2002-12-11
Movie The Emperor's New Clothes Napoleon Bonaparte / Sergeant Eugene Lenormand 2001-01-01
Movie From Hell Sir William Gull 2001-10-19
Movie The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Bilbo Baggins 2001-12-18
Movie Joe Gould's Secret Joe Gould 2000-01-21
Movie Esther Kahn Nathan Quellen 2000-10-04
Movie The Miracle Maker Pontius Pilate 2000-03-31
Movie Bless the Child Reverend Grissom 2000-08-11
Movie The Last of the Blonde Bombshells 2000-09-01
Movie Animal Farm Squealer (voice) 1999-10-03
Movie Wisconsin Death Trip Narrator (voice) 1999-09-05
Movie The Match Big Tam 1999-08-13
Movie eXistenZ Kiri Vinokur 1999-04-14
Movie King Lear King Lear 1998-03-21
Movie Alice Through the Looking Glass White Knight 1998-12-26
Movie The Sweet Hereafter Mitchell Stephens 1997-05-14
Movie The Fifth Element Father Vito Cornelius 1997-05-07
Movie Night Falls on Manhattan Liam Casey 1996-10-22
Movie The Deep Blue Sea Sir William Collyer 1994-11-12
Movie Frankenstein Baron Frankenstein 1994-11-04
Movie The Advocate Albertus 1993-09-25
Series The Borrowers 1992-11-08
Movie Naked Lunch Tom Frost 1991-12-27
Movie Hamlet Polonius 1990-12-19
Movie The Endless Game Control 1989-08-20
Movie Henry V Captain Fluellen 1989-10-06
Series Game, Set, and Match Bernard Samson 1988-10-03
Movie Mr. and Mrs. Edgehill Eustace Edgehill 1985-12-15
Movie Laughterhouse Ben Singleton 1985-10-01
Movie Wetherby Stanley Pilborough 1985-06-19
Movie Dance with a Stranger Desmond Cussen 1985-03-01
Movie Brazil Mr. M. Kurtzmann 1985-02-20
Movie Dreamchild Reverend Charles L. Dodgson / Lewis Carroll 1985-10-04
Movie Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes Capitaine Phillippe D'Arnot 1984-03-30
Movie The Return of the Soldier Doctor Anderson 1982-06-04
Movie Inside the Third Reich Dr. Joseph Goebbels 1982-05-09
Movie Time Bandits Napoleon 1981-07-13
Movie Chariots of Fire Sam Mussabini 1981-05-15
Movie All Quiet on the Western Front Himmelstoss 1979-11-14
Movie S.O.S. Titanic J. Bruce Ismay 1979-09-23
Movie Alien Ash 1979-05-25
Movie The Thief of Bagdad The Gatekeeper 1978-01-10
Series Holocaust Heinrich Himmler 1978-04-16
Movie Les Misérables Th√©nardier 1978-12-27
Movie March or Die El Krim 1977-09-08
Movie The Man in the Iron Mask Duval 1977-07-07
Series Jesus of Nazareth Zerah 1977-01-06
Movie Shout at the Devil Mohammed 1976-04-12
Movie Robin and Marian King John 1976-03-11
Movie Juggernaut Nicholas Porter 1974-09-25
Series Napoleon and Love 1974-03-05
Movie The Homecoming Lenny 1973-10-29
Movie Young Winston George E. Buckle 1972-07-20
Movie Mary, Queen of Scots David Riccio 1971-12-22
Movie A Severed Head Martin Lynch-Gibbon 1970-12-01
Movie Oh! What a Lovely War President Poincare 1969-10-03
Movie Moonlight on the Highway 1969-04-12
Movie The Fixer Grubeshov 1968-12-08
Movie A Midsummer Night's Dream Puck 1968-09-30
Movie The Wars of the Roses King Richard III 1965-04-08
Movie The Paradise Suite Jamie Norton 1963-02-24
Movie The Cherry Orchard Trofimov 1962-04-17