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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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Jan 22, 1940 In Shirebrook, Derbyshire, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie The Wild and the Willing 1962-10-16
Latest Project:
Pelicula That Good Night 2018-05-05
Known For
Poster of Hércules
Poster of Hellboy
Poster of Dogville
Poster of Spectre
Pelicula That Good Night Ralph 2018-05-05
Pelicula Damascus Cover Miki 2017-01-28
Pelicula El instante más oscuro Neville Chamberlain 2017-11-22
Pelicula ChickLit Francis Bonar 2016-09-02
Pelicula La leyenda de Tarzán 2016-06-29
Pelicula Jackie The Priest 2016-12-02
Pelicula The Alchemist's Letter The Alchemist (voice) 2015-04-21
Pelicula Thomas y sus amigos: La leyenda del tesoro perdido Sailor John 2015-07-17
Pelicula The Last Panthers Tom Kendle 2015-10-26
Series The Last Panthers Tom 2015-11-12
Pelicula Hércules Cotys 2014-07-23
Pelicula Richard Attenborough: A Life in Film Himself 2014-08-25
Pelicula Jayne Mansfield's Car Kingsley Bedford 2013-07-25
Pelicula Benjamin Britten: Peace and Conflict Narrator 2013-05-24
Pelicula Charlie Countryman Narrator 2013-02-09
Pelicula Rompenieves Gilliam 2013-08-01
Pelicula Muse of Fire Himself 2013-09-26
Pelicula The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot 2013-11-23
Pelicula Sólo los amantes sobreviven Marlowe 2013-12-12
Pelicula Doctor Who: El día del Doctor The War Doctor 2013-11-23
Pelicula Doctor Who: The Night of the Doctor The War Doctor 2013-11-14
Pelicula El planeta de los dinosaurios 3D Narrator (voice) 2012-08-19
Pelicula Turistas Jerusalem Narrator 2012-11-30
Series Laberinto Audric Baillard 2012-11-24
Pelicula The Confession Priest 2011-07-01
Pelicula Melancolía Dexter 2011-05-26
Series The Confession Priest 2011-03-28
Pelicula Harry Potter y las reliquias de la muerte - Parte II Mr. Ollivander 2011-07-07
Pelicula Sailcloth Man 2011-01-01
Series Planeta humano Narrator 2011-01-13
Pelicula 23 Degrees, 5 Minutes Professor Orit 2011-07-09
Pelicula La hija del Grúfalo The Owl (Voice) 2011-12-25
Pelicula Immortals Old Zeus 2011-11-10
Series Planet Dinosaur Narrator 2011-09-14
Pelicula El topo Control 2011-09-16
Pelicula Las aventuras de Sammy Grandpa Sammy (voice) 2010-08-03
Pelicula Lou Doyle 2010-06-17
Pelicula Brighton Rock Phil Corkery 2010-09-13
Pelicula Ultramarines Carnak 2010-12-10
Pelicula Harry Potter y las reliquias de la muerte - Parte I Mr. Ollivander 2010-10-17
Pelicula Whistle and I'll Come to You James Parkin 2010-12-24
Pelicula Love at First Sight Arthur 2010-11-16
Pelicula 44 Inch Chest (La medida de la venganza) Old Man Peanut 2009-10-08
Pelicula An Englishman in New York Quentin Crisp 2009-04-27
Pelicula Los límites del control Guitar 2009-05-01
Pelicula El Grúfalo Owl (voice) 2009-12-25
Pelicula Creating The World of Harry Potter, Part 1: The Magic Begins Himself 2009-11-17
Pelicula Outlander Rothgar 2008-04-24
Pelicula Los crímenes de Oxford Arthur Seldom 2008-01-18
Pelicula Indiana Jones y el reino de la calavera de cristal Professor Oxley 2008-05-21
Pelicula Lecture 21 2008-01-01
Pelicula Recuento Warren Christopher 2008-05-28
Series Las aventuras de Merlín The Dragon (voice) 2008-09-20
Pelicula New York, I Love You Bellhop (segment "Shekhar Kapur") 2008-09-06
Pelicula Hellboy II: El ejército dorado Trevor Bruttenholm 2008-07-11
Pelicula Boxes Le père de Fanny 2007-06-06
Pelicula Hellboy Animated: Blood and Iron Professor Trevor 'Broom' Bruttenholm 2007-03-10
Series Masters of Science Fiction Unknown 2007-08-03
Pelicula V de Vendetta Chancellor Adam Sutler 2006-03-15
Pelicula Disparando a perros (Shooting Dogs) Christopher 2006-03-08
Pelicula The Plot Against Harold Wilson Narrator 2006-03-16
Series The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Pelicula El perfume. Historia de un asesino Narrator (voice) 2006-09-13
Pelicula Manderlay Narrator (Voice) 2005-05-16
Pelicula Valiant Felix (voice) 2005-03-25
Series Doctor Who The War Doctor 2005-03-26
Pelicula La llave del mal Ben Devereaux 2005-07-29
Pelicula La propuesta Jellon Lamb 2005-10-06
Pelicula Hiroshima Narrator (voice) 2005-08-05
Series The Alan Clark Diaries 2004-01-15
Pelicula Tabloid Vince 2004-01-01
Pelicula The Alan Clark Diaries 2004-01-15
Pelicula Hellboy Prof. Bruttenholm 2004-10-01
Pelicula Pride Harry (voice) 2004-06-21
Pelicula Shadowing the Third Man Narrator 2004-10-11
Pelicula Meeting Che Guevara & the Man from Maybury Hill Man from Maybury Hill 2003-05-08
Pelicula Owning Mahowny Victor Foss 2003-05-02
Pelicula Dogville Narrator (voice) 2003-05-19
Pelicula The Beast Within: Making 'Alien' Himself 2003-12-02
Pelicula The Alien Saga narrator 2002-01-01
Pelicula Miranda Christian 2002-01-18
Series HypaSpace 2002-05-13
Pelicula Crimen y Castigo Porfiry, chief investigator 2002-06-01
Pelicula The Hidden Wars of Desert Storm Narrator 2001-04-07
Pelicula La mandolina del capitán Corelli Dr. Iannis 2001-04-18
Pelicula Shaolin: Wheel of Life Narrator 2001-12-11
Pelicula Harry Potter y la piedra filosofal Garrick Ollivander 2001-11-16
Pelicula New Blood 2000-06-20
Pelicula Krapp's Last Tape Krapp 2000-09-08
Pelicula Poseídos Father Lareaux 2000-10-13
Pelicula Todos los animales pequeños Mr. Summers 1999-07-09
Series Watership Down 1999-09-28
Pelicula If... Dog... Rabbit Sean Cooper 1999-09-29
Pelicula You're Dead Maitland 1999-10-01
Pelicula El comisario europeo James morton 1998-02-22
Pelicula Night Train Michael Poole 1998-01-01
Pelicula The Climb Chuck Langer 1998-03-11
Pelicula Love and Death on Long Island Giles De'Ath 1997-01-01
Pelicula Contact S. R. Hadden 1997-07-11
Pelicula Bandyta Babits 1997-11-07
Pelicula Rob Roy, la pasión de un rebelde John Graham (Marquis of Montrose) 1995-04-13
Pelicula On Jupiter Narrator 1995-08-03
Pelicula Wild Bill Charley Prince 1995-12-01
Pelicula Dead Man John Scholfield 1995-12-23
Pelicula Saigon Baby 1995-12-16
Pelicula Ellas también se deprimen The Countess 1994-05-13
Pelicula Great Moments in Aviation Rex Goodyear 1994-05-01
Pelicula Difícil elección Uncle Turpin 1994-09-30
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Series GMTV Unknown 1993-01-01
Pelicula Monolith Villano 1993-05-27
Pelicula Dark at Noon 1992-05-26
Pelicula Six Characters in Search of An Author The Father 1992-12-12
Pelicula Red Fox Archie Carpenter 1991-01-01
Pelicula Rafi, un rey de peso Lord Percival Graves 1991-02-15
Pelicula I Dreamt I Woke Up Boorman's Alter Ego 1991-11-16
Pelicula Journey to Knock Alfred 1991-09-17
Pelicula Windprints Charles Rutherford 1990-06-29
Pelicula Who Bombed Birmingham? Chris Mullin 1990-04-22
Pelicula Resident Alien Himself 1990-09-14
Pelicula El prado Bird' O'Donnell 1990-09-21
Pelicula La resurrección de Frankenstein Dr. Joe Buchanan / Narrator 1990-11-02
Pelicula Escándalo Stephen Ward 1989-03-03
Pelicula Little Sweetheart Robert Burger 1989-10-19
Series The Jim Henson Hour 1989-04-14
Pelicula Deadline Granville Jones 1988-01-01
Series El Cuentacuentos The Storyteller 1988-05-15
Pelicula From the Hip Douglas Benoit 1987-02-06
Pelicula Frightmares 1987-01-01
Pelicula The Hunting of the Snark The Narrator 1987-04-01
Pelicula Royal Space Force: Wings of Honneamise Shitotsugh Lhadatt (English Dub) 1987-03-14
Pelicula Pasiones en Kenia Gilbert Colville 1987-11-30
Pelicula Aria The Actor 1987-05-27
Pelicula Vincent (voice) 1987-10-08
Pelicula La loca historia de las galaxias John Hurt 1987-06-24
Pelicula Jake Speed Syd 1986-05-30
Pelicula Rocinante Bill 1986-11-01
Pelicula Live Aid 1985-07-13
Pelicula After Darkness Peter Hunningford 1985-02-01
Pelicula Taron y el caldero mágico The Horned King (voice) 1985-07-24
Pelicula The Strange Case of Yukio Mishima Narrator 1985-12-03
Pelicula Success Is the Best Revenge 1984-05-26
Pelicula Reto al destino Bob Champion 1984-04-20
Pelicula 1984 Winston Smith 1984-10-10
Pelicula La venganza (The Hit) Braddock 1984-09-12
Pelicula King Lear The Fool 1983-04-03
Pelicula Unknown Lawrence Fassett 1983-10-14
Pelicula Fuga de noche Peter Strelzyk 1982-02-05
Pelicula The Plague Dogs Snitter (voice) 1982-10-21
Pelicula Algo más que colegas Kerwin 1982-04-30
Pelicula La loca historia del mundo Jesus - The Roman Empire 1981-06-12
Pelicula La puerta del cielo Billy Irvine 1980-11-19
Pelicula An Evening with Quentin Crisp Himself / Presenter 1980-01-01
Pelicula El hombre elefante John Merrick 1980-10-02
Series Crime and Punishment 1979-05-22
Pelicula Alien, el octavo pasajero Gilbert Ward Kane 1979-05-25
Pelicula El grito Anthony Fielding 1978-01-01
Pelicula El expreso de medianoche Max 1978-09-12
Pelicula El señor de los anillos Aragorn (voice) 1978-11-15
Pelicula Orejas largas Hazel (voice) 1978-10-14
Pelicula Three Dangerous Ladies Lt. George Simmonds 1977-06-05
Pelicula Spectre Mitri Cyon 1977-05-21
Series The Hollywood Greats Unknown 1977-08-04
Pelicula East of Elephant Rock Nash 1977-10-22
Pelicula The Disappearance 1977-11-30
Series Yo, Claudio Caligula 1976-09-20
Pelicula The Ghoul Tom Rawlings 1975-07-11
Series The Sweeney Unknown 1975-01-02
Pelicula The Naked Civil Servant Quentin Crisp 1975-12-17
Series NOVA Narrator 1974-03-03
Pelicula Little Malcolm and His Struggle Against the Eunuchs Malcolm Scrawdyke 1974-06-11
Series Wessex Tales Unknown 1973-11-07
Pelicula The Pied Piper Franz 1972-12-27
Pelicula El estrangulador de Rillington Place Timothy Evans 1971-02-10
Pelicula 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
Pelicula La horca puede esperar Davey Haggart 1969-02-10
Pelicula In Search of Gregory Daniel 1969-11-01
Pelicula Cadenas de libertad Lieutenant Pilkington 1969-03-24
Pelicula The Sailor from Gibraltar 1967-01-01
Series Natural World Narrator 1967-12-10
Pelicula Un hombre para la eternidad Richard Rich 1966-12-12
Series Gideon's Way Unknown 1965-03-18
Pelicula This Is My Street Charlie 1964-01-15
Pelicula The Wild and the Willing Phil Corbett 1962-10-16