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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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Nov 13, 1969 In Paisley, Scotland, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Kane & Lynch
Latest Project:
Movie Drachenzähmen leicht gemacht 3: Die geheime Welt 2019-02-21
Known For
Poster of Drachenzähmen leicht gemacht 2
Poster of Movie 43
Poster of Drachenzähmen leicht gemacht
Poster of Hardcastle & McCormick
Movie Drachenzähmen leicht gemacht 3: Die geheime Welt Stoick the Vast (voice) 2019-02-21
Movie Motor City John Miller 2019
Movie Kane & Lynch 2019
Movie Criminal Squad Nick Flanagan 2018-01-18
Movie Geostorm Jake Lawson 2017-10-13
Movie Das Glück des Augenblicks Dane Jensen 2017-05-18
Movie London Has Fallen Mike Banning 2016-03-02
Movie Gods of Egypt Set 2016-02-25
Movie Drachenzähmen leicht gemacht 2 Stoick the Vast (voice) 2014-07-24
Movie Olympus Has Fallen - Die Welt in Gefahr Mike Banning 2013-03-20
Movie Movie 43 Leprechaun 1 & 2 (segment "Happy Birthday") 2013-01-01
Movie Dragons - Ein Geschenk von Nachtschatten Stoick the Vast (voice) 2012-11-08
Movie Mavericks - Lebe deinen Traum Frosty Hesson 2012-10-25
Movie Kiss the Coach George 2012-11-29
Movie Machine Gun Preacher Sam Childers 2011-09-23
Movie Coriolanus Tullus Aufidius 2011-02-14
Movie Dragons - Die Legende des Knochenräuber Stoick (voice) 2010-10-15
Movie Der Kautions-Cop Milo Boyd 2010-03-16
Movie Drachenzähmen leicht gemacht Stoick (voice) 2010-03-25
Movie Gesetz der Rache Clyde Alexander Shelton 2009-10-15
Movie Watchmen: Tales of the Black Freighter The Mariner (voice) 2009-03-24
Movie Die nackte Wahrheit Mike 2009-07-24
Series Live from Studio Five Unknown 2009-09-14
Movie Gamer Kable 2009-09-03
Movie Die Insel der Abenteuer Jack Rusoe / Alex Rover 2008-04-03
Movie RockNRolla One-Two 2008-09-04
Movie P.S. Ich liebe Dich Gerry 2007-11-15
Movie 300 King Leonidas 2007-03-09
Movie Wrath of Gods Himself 2007-05-06
Movie Spiel mit der Angst Neil Randall 2007-07-27
Movie Guilty Hearts Peter 2006-01-01
Movie Beowulf & Grendel Beowulf 2005-09-14
Movie Trailer for a Remake of Gore Vidal's Caligula Prefect Cassius Chaerea 2005-06-15
Movie Das Spiel ihres Lebens Frank Borghi 2005-01-01
Movie Lieber Frankie The Stranger 2004-05-18
Movie Gods and Generals Attila the Hun 2003-02-21
Movie Lara Croft: Tomb Raider - Die Wiege des Lebens Terry Sheridan 2003-07-21
Movie Timeline Andre Marek 2003-11-26
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Movie Shooters Jackie Junior 2002-01-25
Series HypaSpace 2002-05-13
Movie Die Herrschaft des Feuers Creedy 2002-07-12
Series The Jury Johnnie Donne 2002-02-17
Movie Attila - Der Hunne Attila the Hun 2001-01-01
Series Temptation Island Dracula 2001-01-10
Movie Please! Peter (as Gerry Butler) 2001-05-04
Movie Harrison's Flowers Chris Kumac 2000-09-23
Movie One More Kiss Sam 1999-09-18
Series The Young Person's Guide to Becoming a Rock Star Marty Claymore 1998-11-10
Movie James Bond 007 - Der Morgen stirbt nie Leading Seaman - HMS Devonshire 1997-12-11
Series Working The Phantom 1997-10-08
Series An Unsuitable Job for a Woman Unknown 1997-10-24
Movie Ihre Majestät Mrs. Brown Archie Brown 1997-07-18
Series GMTV Unknown 1993-01-01
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Series Hardcastle & McCormick King Leonidas 1983-09-18
Movie Die Angst des Tormanns beim Elfmeter Gus 1972-02-19