Anthony Hopkins

Anthony Hopkins


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 31-12-1937
  • Gender: Male
  • Place of Birth: Margam, Port Talbot, Glamorgan, Wales, UK
  • Also Known As:

    Philip Anthony Hopkins
    Энтони Хопкинс

  • Popularity: 5.20
  • Homepage: https://anthonyhopkinsart.com


Anthony Hopkins was born on 31 December 1937, in Margam, Glamorgan, Wales. Influenced by Richard Burton, he decided to study at College of Music and Drama in Cardiff and graduated in 1957. In 1965, he moved to London and joined the National Theatre, invited by Laurence Olivier, who could see the talent in Hopkins. In 1967, he made his first film for television, A Flea in Her Ear (1967) (TV). From this moment on, he enjoyed a successful career in cinema and television. In 1968, he worked on The Lion in Winter (1968) with Timothy Dalton. Many successes came later, and Hopkins' remarkable acting style reached the four corners of the world. In 1977, he appeared in two major films: A Bridge Too Far (1977) with James Caan, Gene Hackman, Sean Connery, Michael Caine, Elliott Gould and Laurence Olivier, and Maximilian Schell. In 1980, he worked on The Elephant Man (1980). Two good television literature adaptations followed: Othello (1981) (TV) and "Hallmark Hall of Fame: The Hunchback of Notre Dame (#31.2)" (1982). In 1987 he was awarded with the Commander of the order of the British Empire. This year was also important in his cinematic life, with 84 Charing Cross Road (1987), acclaimed by specialists. In 1993, he was knighted. In the 1990s, Hopkins made movies like Desperate Hours (1990) and Howards End (1992), The Remains of the Day (1993) (nominee for the Oscar), Legends of the Fall (1994), Nixon (1995) (nominee for the Oscar), Surviving Picasso (1996), Amistad (1997) (nominee for the Oscar), The Mask of Zorro (1998), Meet Joe Black (1998) and Instinct (1999). His most remarkable film, however, was The Silence of the Lambs (1991), for which he won the Oscar for Best Actor. He also got a BAFTA for this role. IMDb Mini Biography By: Emerenciano




Year Movie Character
1993 The Remains of the Day as James Stevens
1980 The Elephant Man as Dr. Frederick Treves
1993 Shadowlands as C. S. 'Jack' Lewis
1994 The Road to Wellville as Dr. John Harvey Kellogg
2002 Bad Company as Officer Oakes
2006 Bobby as John Casey
1995 Nixon as Richard Nixon
2003 The Human Stain as Coleman Silk
2001 Hearts in Atlantis as Ted Brautigan
2007 Fracture as Theodore Crawford
1999 Instinct as Dr. Ethan Powell
1999 Titus as Titus Andronicus
2002 Red Dragon as Hannibal Lecter
2001 Hannibal as Dr. Hannibal Lecter
2003 Shortcut to Happiness as Daniel Webster
2005 The World's Fastest Indian as Burt Munro
1978 Magic as Corky Withers / Fats (Voice)
1988 Across the Lake as Donald Campbell
1981 The Bunker as Adolph Hitler
1996 Surviving Picasso as Pablo Picasso
1973 A Doll's House as Torvald Helmer
1971 When Eight Bells Toll as Philip Calvert
1992 Spotswood as Errol Wallace
1985 Guilty Conscience
1985 The Good Father as Bill Hooper
2011 The Rite as Father Lucas
1977 Audrey Rose as Elliot Hoover
2007 Slipstream as Felix Bonhoeffer
1982 The Hunchback of Notre Dame as Quasimodo
1993 The Innocent as Glass
1970 Uncle Vanya
1970 The Three Sisters as Andrey
1988 The Tenth Man as Jean Louis Cheval
1985 Arch of Triumph as Dr. Ravic
2012 Hitchcock as Alfred Hitchcock
1989 A Chorus of Disapproval as Dafydd Ap Llewellyn
1981 Othello as Othello
1996 August as Ieuan Davies
1988 The Dawning
1991 One Man’s War as Joel
2015 Kidnapping Mr. Heineken as Freddy Heineken
1982 Little Eyolf as Alfred Allmers
2015 Solace as John Clancy
2018 King Lear as Lear
2020 The Father as Anthony
1989 Heartland as Jack
1991 The Silence of the Lambs as Dr. Hannibal Lecter
1998 Meet Joe Black as William Parrish
1984 The Bounty as Lieutenant William Bligh
1994 Legends of the Fall as Col. William Ludlow
2010 The Wolfman as Sir John Talbot
1990 Desperate Hours as Tim Cornell
1998 The Mask of Zorro as Don Diego de la Vega / Zorro
1997 The Edge as Charles Morse
2005 Proof as Robert Llewellyn
1969 Hamlet as Claudius
1980 A Change of Seasons as Adam Evans
1987 84 Charing Cross Road as Frank P. Doel
1993 The Trial as The Priest
1985 Mussolini and I as Count Galeazzo Ciano
2015 Blackway as Lester
1979 Mayflower: The Pilgrims' Adventure as Captain Jones
2016 Misconduct as Arthur Denning
1983 A Married Man as John Strickland
2001 Inside the Labyrinth: The Making of 'The Silence of the Lambs' as Interviewee
2019 The Two Popes as Joseph Ratzinger/Pope Benedict XVI
1970 Hearts and Flowers as Bob
2020 Now Is Everything as Thomas
1970 Cus & Mike as Cus D’Amato
1974 The Childhood Friend as Alexander Tashkov
1997 The Lost Children of Berlin as Narrator
2007 Beowulf as Hrothgar
1992 Howards End as Henry J. Wilcox
1978 International Velvet as Captain Johnson
1974 The Girl from Petrovka as Kostya
2010 You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger as Alfie
1968 The Lion in Winter as Richard
1976 The Lindbergh Kidnapping Case as Bruno Richard Hauptmann
2007 Tony Bennett: The Music Never Ends as Himself
2016 Collide as Hagen Kahl
1976 Dark Victory as Dr. Michael Grant
2015 The Dresser as Sir
2001 Love & Loyalty: The Making of 'The Remains of the Day' as Himself
1999 Siegfried & Roy: The Magic Box as Narrator
1987 Blunt as Guy Burgess
2013 Hello: A Portrait Of Leslie Phillips
1994 Marlon Brando: The Wild One as Himself
1992 Dracula as Professor Abraham Van Helsing
1991 The Making of 'The Silence of the Lambs' as Self
2005 The True Story of Hannibal
2011 Thor as Odin
1997 Amistad as John Quincy Adams
1992 Freejack as Ian McCandless
1974 Juggernaut as Supt. John McCleod
1970 The Looking Glass War as John Avery
2013 Thor: The Dark World as Odin
2011 360 as Older Man
2017 Transformers: The Last Knight as Sir Edmund Burton
2011 Thor: Assembling the Troupe as Himself
2014 Noah as Methuselah
2013 RED 2 as Bailey
2011 Thor: From Asgard to Earth as Himself
2004 Alexander as Old Ptolemy
1992 Chaplin as George Hayden
1972 Young Winston as David Llyod George
2006 All the King's Men as Judge Irwin
1975 All Creatures Great and Small as Siegfried Farnon
1967 The White Bus as Brechtian
1996 Shirley Maclaine: Kicking Up Her Heels as Self
1977 A Bridge Too Far as Lt. Col. John D. Frost
2009 The City of Your Final Destination as Adam Gund
1992 Blood Lines: Dracula - The Man. The Myth. The Movies. as Self
2017 Thor: Ragnarok as Odin
2017 Spielberg as Self
1992 Earth and the American Dream
1976 Victory at Entebbe as Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin
2014 Richard Attenborough: A Life in Film as Himself
2000 How the Grinch Stole Christmas as Narrator (voice)
2019 Love, Antosha as Himself (voice)
1994 A Century of Cinema
2000 Mission: Impossible II as Mission Commander Swanbeck (uncredited)
1960 Spartacus as Marcus Licinius Crassus (some scenes, 1991 restoration)
2014 And the Oscar Goes To...
2007 Slipstream
1996 August
1999 Return Journey
2005 The True Story of Hannibal
2006 Bobby
2015 Blackway
2007 Slipstream
2017 Mary and the Seven Dwarfs
2005 The True Story of Hannibal
2005 The True Story of Hannibal
2007 Slipstream
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1994 Inside the Actors Studio (2 episode)
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (2 episode)
1972 War and Peace (20 episode) as Pierre Bezukhov
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (2 episode)
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien (3 episode)
1970 Play for Today (2 episode)
1965 Play of the Month (2 episode)
1983 Natural World (2 episode)
1972 The Man Outside (13 episode) as Albert Watts
1953 The Academy Awards (6 episode)
1995 Screen Actors Guild Awards (1 episode)
1975 People's Choice Awards (2 episode)
1969 Department S (1 episode)
1989 The Simpsons (1 episode)
1952 Today (1 episode)
1983 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee (4 episode)
1997 The View (1 episode)
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame (3 episode)
2003 Celebrities Uncensored (1 episode)
1973 Black and Blue (1 episode)
1978 BBC Television Shakespeare (1 episode)
1983 Harty (1 episode)
1972 The Edwardians (1 episode)
1985 Hollywood Wives (3 episode) as Neil Gray
1974 QB VII (2 episode) as Adam Kelno
1997 Predators Killing for a Living (13 episode)
1984 Six Centuries of Verse (1 episode) as Himself - Reader
2016 Westworld (20 episode) as Dr. Robert Ford
1981 Peter and Paul (2 episode) as Paul of Tarsus
1972 The Edwardians (8 episode) as David Lloyd George
1991 Great Expectations (6 episode) as Abel Magwitch
1984 A Woman of Substance (4 episode) as Jack Figg
1994 Baseball (9 episode) as Henry Chadwick / George Bernard Shaw (voice)
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2 episode)
1985 Mussolini: The Decline and Fall of Il Duce (2 episode) as Count Galeazzo Ciano
1956 Tony Awards (1 episode) as Himself - Host
1968 The Dick Cavett Show (1 episode) as Himself - Guest
1953 The Academy Awards (1 episode) as Himself
1981 The Bunker (2 episode) as Adolf Hitler

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