Gerard Butler

Birthday:

11/13/1969

Place of birth:

Paisley, Scotland, UK :

Biography:

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.


Film Credits

How to Train Your Dragon 3 (2019)
as Stoick the Vast (voice)
Den of Thieves (2018)
as Nick Flanagan
Geostorm (2017)
as Jake Lawson
Hunter Killer (2017)
as Capt. Joe Glass
A Family Man (2017)
as Dane Jensen
London Has Fallen (2016)
as Mike Banning
Gods of Egypt (2016)
as Set
How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014)
as Stoick the Vast (voice)
Olympus Has Fallen (2013)
as Mike Banning
Movie 43 (2013)
as Leprechaun 1 & 2 (segment "Happy Birthday")
Playing for Keeps (2012)
as George
Chasing Mavericks (2012)
as Frosty Hesson
Dragons: Gift of the Night Fury (2011)
as Stoick the Vast (voice)
Machine Gun Preacher (2011)
as Sam Childers
Coriolanus (2011)
as Tullus Aufidius
Legend of the BoneKnapper Dragon (2010)
as Stoick (voice)
The Bounty Hunter (2010)
as Milo Boyd
How to Train Your Dragon (2010)
as Stoick (voice)
Law Abiding Citizen (2009)
as Clyde Alexander Shelton
Gamer (2009)
as Kable
The Ugly Truth (2009)
as Mike
Tales of the Black Freighter (2009)
as The Mariner (voice)
RockNRolla (2008)
as One-Two
Nim's Island (2008)
as Jack Rusoe / Alex Rover
P.S. I Love You (2007)
as Gerry
Butterfly on a Wheel (2007)
as Neil Randall
Wrath of Gods (2007)
as Himself
300 (2006)
as King Leonidas
Guilty Hearts (2006)
as Peter
Beowulf & Grendel (2005)
as Beowulf
Trailer for a Remake of Gore Vidal's Caligula (2005)
as Prefect Cassius Chaerea
The Game of Their Lives (2005)
as Frank Borghi
The Phantom of the Opera (2004)
as The Phantom
Dear Frankie (2004)
as The Stranger
Timeline (2003)
as Andre Marek
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life (2003)
as Terry Sheridan
Reign of Fire (2002)
as Creedy
Shooters (2002)
as Jackie Junior
Please! (2001)
as Peter (as Gerry Butler)
Attila (2001)
as Attila the Hun
Dracula 2000 (2000)
as Dracula
Harrison's Flowers (2000)
as Chris Kumac
One More Kiss (1999)
as Sam
Tomorrow Never Dies (1997)
as Leading Seaman - HMS Devonshire
Mrs Brown (1997)
as Archie Brown
Angel Has Fallen ()
as Mike Banning
Kane & Lynch ()
as
Keepers ()
as
Motor City ()
as John Miller

Production Credits

A Family Man (2017)
Producer
London Has Fallen (2016)
Producer
Septembers of Shiraz (2015)
Producer
Olympus Has Fallen (2013)
Producer
Playing for Keeps (2012)
Producer
Chasing Mavericks (2012)
Executive Producer
Machine Gun Preacher (2011)
Executive Producer
Law Abiding Citizen (2009)
Producer