John Malkovich

John Malkovich

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    • December 9th, 1953
An American actor, producer, director, and fashion designer. Over the last 30 years of his career, Malkovich has appeared in more than 70 motion pictures. For his roles in Places in the Heart and In the Line of Fire, he received Academy Award nominations. He has also appeared in well-received films such as Empire of the Sun, The Killing Fields, Dangerous Liaisons, Of Mice and Men, Being John Malkovich, Burn After Reading, RED, and Warm Bodies, as well as producing numerous films, including Juno and The Perks of Being a Wallflower. Malkovich attended exclusively Illinois schools throughout his childhood and into adulthood, building a community of like-minded performers such as Joan Allen, Gary Sinise and Glenne Headly, all of whom co-founded the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in 1976.  After appearing in numerous stage productions, Malkovich began acting in feature films in the late 1970s, garnering critical acclaim for his numerous dramatic and comedic roles in films such as Dangerous Liasions, Of Mice and Men, Being John Malkovich, and Burn After Reading.   In keeping with his renaissance-man image, he created his own fashion company, Mrs. Mudd, in 2002.  Malkovich continues to act, direct and produce numerous movies per year, and is considered one of the most influential voices in modern cinema.  

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Acting (95 Credits)

2115100 Years as Hero
2022A Winter's Journey as Leiermann
2021Rogue Hostage as Sam Nelson
2020Ava as Duke
2020Arkansas as Bright
2020Space Force as Dr. Adrian Mallory
2019Valley of the Gods as Wes Tauros
2019Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile as Judge Edward Cowart
2019Velvet Buzzsaw as Piers
2019Matchday: Inside FC Barcelona as Narrator
2019The New Pope as Giovanni Paolo III / Sir John Brannox
2018Mile 22 as Bishop
2018Supercon as Sid Newberry
2018Bird Box as Douglas
2018The ABC Murders as Hercule Poirot
2017About Love. For Adults Only
2017The Wilde Wedding as Laurence
2017I Love You, Daddy as Leslie Goodwin
2017Bullet Head as Walker
2017Unlocked as Bob Hunter
2016Deepwater Horizon as Donald Vidrine
2016Zoolander 2 as Chazz Spencer
2014Casanova Variations as GiacomoWatch Free
2014Cut Bank as Sheriff Vogel
2014Penguins of Madagascar as Dave (voice)
2014Cesar Chavez as Bogdanovitch
2014Crossbones as Blackbeard
2013Deadly Code as Grandfather Kuzya
2013RED 2 as Marvin Boggs
2013Warm Bodies as Colonel Grigio
2012Lines of Wellington as General Wellington
2011Transformers: Dark of the Moon as Bruce Brazos
2010Drunkboat as Mort
2010Jonah Hex as Turnbull
2010Secretariat as Lucien Laurin
2010RED as Marvin Boggs
2008Afterwards as Joseph Kay
2008Disgrace as David Lurie
2008The Great Buck Howard as Buck HowardWatch Free
2008Changeling as Rev. Gustav Briegleb
2008Gardens of the Night as Michael
2008In Tranzit as Pavlov
2008Burn After Reading as Osborne Cox
2008Mutant Chronicles as Constantine
2007Beowulf as Unferth
2006Klimt as Gustav Klimt
2006Art School Confidential as Professor Sandiford
2006Eragon as King Galbatorix
2005Color Me Kubrick as Alan ConwayWatch Free
2005The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy as Humma Kavula
2004The Libertine as Charles II
2003Johnny English as Pascal Sauvage, the Greedy Frenchman
2003A Talking Picture as Comandante John Walesa
2002Ripley's Game as Tom Ripley
2002The Dancer Upstairs as Abimael Guzman (uncredited)
2002Napoleon as Charles Talleyrand
2001Savage Souls as Monsieur Numance
2001I'm Going Home as John Crawford
2001Knockaround Guys as Teddy Deserve
2001Hotel as Omar Jonnson
2000Shadow of the Vampire as F. W. Murnau
2000The Miserables (2000) as Javert
1999Ladies Room as Roberto
1999Being John Malkovich as John Horatio Malkovich
1999The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc as Charles VII
1999Marcel Proust's Time Regained as Le Baron de Charlus
1999RKO 281 as Herman Mankiewicz
1998The Man in the Iron Mask as Athos
1998Rounders as Teddy KGB
1997Con Air as "Cyrus the Virus"
1996The Ogre as Abel Tiffauges
1996The Portrait of a Lady as Gilbert Osmond
1996Mary Reilly as Dr. Henry Jekyll / Edward Hyde
1996Mulholland Falls as General Thomas Timms
1995Beyond the Clouds as il regista
1995The Convent as Michael
1993Heart of Darkness as Kurtz
1993In the Line of Fire as Mitch Leary
1993Alive as Carlitos Páez / Narrator (uncredited)
1992Of Mice and Men as Lennie Small
1992Jennifer 8 as Agent St. Anne
1991The Object of Beauty as Jake Bartholomew
1991Queens Logic as Eliot
1991Shadows and Fog as Clown
1990The Sheltering Sky as Port Moresby
1988Dangerous Liaisons as Vicomte Sébastien de Valmont
1988Miles from Home as Barry Maxwell
1987Making Mr. Right as Ulysses / Dr. Jeff Peters
1987Empire of the Sun as Basie
1987The Glass Menagerie as Tom Wingfield
1985Death of a Salesman as Biff Loman
1985Eleni as Nicholas 'Nick' Gage
1984Places in the Heart as Mr. Will
1984The Killing Fields as Alan 'Al' Rockoff, Photographer
1978A Wedding

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Writer (1 Credits)


Himself (4 Credits)

2012Noseland as HimselfWatch Free
2012Side by Side as SelfWatch Free
2002Adaptation. as Himself (uncredited)
1997Cannes Man as Himself


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