Ian Holm

Ian Holm

  • Born on
    • September 12th, 1931
  • Died on
    • June 19th, 2020
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Sir Ian Holm Cuthbert CBE (12 September 1931 – 19 June 2020), known as Ian Holm, was an English actor on stage and in film. 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 won the 1981 BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role for his role as athletics trainer Sam Mussabini in Chariots of Fire, for which he was also nominated for an Academy Award. His other well-known film roles include Ash in Alien, Father Vito Cornelius in The Fifth Element, Chef Skinner in Ratatouille, and Bilbo Baggins in The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit film series.

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Acting (72 Credits)

2014The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies as Old Bilbo
2012The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey as Old Bilbo
20091066: The Battle for Middle Earth as Geschichtenerzähler
2007Ratatouille as Skinner (voice)
2006The Treatment as Dr. Ernesto Morales
2006Renaissance as Jonas Muller
2006O Jerusalem as Ben Gurion
2005Chromophobia as Edward Aylesbury
2005Lord of War as Simeon Weisz
2005Strangers with Candy as Dr. Putney
2004Garden State as Gideon Largeman
2004The Aviator as Professor Fitz
2004Dragons: A Fantasy Made Real as Narrator
2004The Day After Tomorrow as Terry Rapson
2003The Beast Within: The Making of 'Alien' as (archive footage)
2003The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King as Bilbo Baggins
2001The Emperor's New Clothes as Napoleon Bonaparte / Sergeant Eugene Lenormand
2001From Hell as Sir William Gull
2001The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring as Bilbo Baggins
2000Joe Gould's Secret as Joe Gould
2000Esther Kahn as Nathan Quellen
2000The Last of the Blonde Bombshells as Patrick
2000The Miracle Maker as Pontius Pilate
2000Bless the Child as Reverend Grissom
1999Wisconsin Death Trip as Narrator (voice)
1999Animal Farm as Squealer (voice)
1999eXistenZ as Kiri Vinokur
1999The Match as Big Tam
1999Simon Magus as Sirius / Boris / The Devil
1998Alice Through the Looking Glass as White Knight
1997The Sweet Hereafter as Mitchell Stephens
1997The Fifth Element as Father Vito Cornelius
1997A Life Less Ordinary as Mr. Naville
1997Incognito as John (uncredited)
1996Night Falls on Manhattan as Liam Casey
1996Loch Ness as Water Bailiff
1996Big Night as Pascal
1994The Madness of King George as Dr. Willis
1994Mary Shelley's Frankenstein as Baron Frankenstein
1993The Advocate as Albertus
1992Blue Ice as Sir Hector
1992The Borrowers
1991Naked Lunch as Tom Frost
1991Kafka as Dr. Murnau
1990Hamlet as Polonius
1989Henry V as Captain Fluellen
1988Another Woman as Ken
1985Dreamchild as Reverend Charles L. Dodgson / Lewis Carroll
1985Wetherby as Stanley Pilborough
1985Dance with a Stranger as Desmond Cussen
1985Brazil as Mr. M. Kurtzmann
1984Greystoke as Capitaine Phillippe D'Arnot
1982Inside the Third Reich as Dr. Joseph Goebbels
1981Chariots of Fire as Sam Mussabini
1981Time Bandits as Napoleon
1979Alien as Ash
1979All Quiet on the Western Front as Himmelstoss
1979S.O.S. Titanic as J. Bruce Ismay
1978Les Miserables as Thénardier
1977The Man in the Iron Mask as Duval
1977March or Die as El Krim
1977Jesus of Nazareth as ZerahWatch Free
1976Shout at the Devil as MohammedWatch Free
1976Robin and Marian as King John
1974Juggernaut as Nicholas Porter
1973The Homecoming as Lenny
1972Young Winston as George E. Buckle
1971Mary, Queen of Scots as David Riccio
1971Nicholas and Alexandra as Yakovlev
1969Oh! What a Lovely War as President Poincare
1968The Fixer as Grubeshov
1968A Midsummer Night's Dream as Puck


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