Peter O'Toole

2 Aug 1932 - 14 Dec 2013

Actor, Director

Peter Seamus Lorcan O'Toole (born 2 August 1932) is an Irish actor of stage and screen who achieved stardom in 1962 playing T. E. Lawrence in Lawrence of Arabia. He went on to become a highly-honoured film and stage actor. He has been nominated for eight Academy Awards, and holds the record for most competitive Academy Award acting nominations without a win. He has won four Golden Globes, a BAFTA, and an Emmy, and was the recipient of an Honorary Academy Award in 2003 for his body of work.

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Filmography (63 titles)

(movie, 2014)
···Katherine of Alexandria
Genre: History
Role: Actor (as Gallus)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Father Christopher)
(movie, 2008)
···Dean Spanley
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Fisk Senior)
(movie, 2008)
···Christmas Cottage
Genre: Drama, Romance, Family
Role: Actor (as Glen)
(movie, 2007)
···Stardust
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Family
Role: Actor (as King of Stormhold)
(movie, 2007)
···Ratatouille
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Anton Ego (voice))
(movie, 2006)
···Venus
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Maurice)
(movie, 2006)
···One Night with the King
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Samuel, the Prophet)
(movie, 2005)
···Lassie
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as The Duke)
(movie, 2004)
7.8Troy
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Priam)
(movie, 2003)
···Augustus: The First Emperor
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Role: Actor (as Augustus Caesar)
(movie, 2003)
···Hitler: The Rise of Evil
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Reichspräsident Paul von Hindenburg)
(movie, 2003)
···Imperium: Augustus
Genre: Drama, Romance, History
Role: Actor (as Augustus Caesar)
(movie, 2002)
···Global Heresy
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Lord Foxley)
(movie, 2002)
···The Final Curtain
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as J.J. Curtis)
(movie, 1999)
···Jeffrey Bernard Is Unwell
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor, Director
(movie, 1999)
···The Manor
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Mr. Ravenscroft)
(movie, 1998)
···Coming Home
Genre: Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Colonel Edgar Carey-Lewis)
(movie, 1998)
···Phantoms
Genre: Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Dr. Timothy Flyte)
(movie, 1997)
···FairyTale: A True Story
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Family
Role: Actor (as Sir Arthur Conan Doyle)
(movie, 1995)
···Heavy Weather
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Clarence, Earl of Emsworth)
(movie, 1993)
···The Seventh Coin
Genre: Adventure
Role: Actor (as Emil Saber)
(movie, 1992)
···Rebecca's Daughters
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Lord Sarn)
(movie, 1991)
···Isabelle Eberhardt
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Role: Actor (as Maj. Lyautey)
(movie, 1991)
···King Ralph
Genre: Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Sir Cedric Charles Willingham)
(movie, 1990)
···Crossing to Freedom
Genre: Drama, War
Role: Actor (as John Sidney Howard)
(movie, 1990)
···The Nutcracker Prince
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Family, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Pantaloon)
(movie, 1990)
···The Rainbow Thief
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Prince Meleagre)
(movie, 1990)
···Wings of Fame
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Cesar Valentin)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Prof. Yan McShoul)
(movie, 1988)
···High Spirits
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Peter Plunkett)
(movie, 1987)
···The Last Emperor
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Reginal Flemming Johnson)
(movie, 1986)
···Club Paradise
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Governor Anthony Cloyden Hayes)
(movie, 1985)
···Creator
Genre: Comedy, Science Fiction, Romance
Role: Actor (as Dr. Harry Wolper)
(movie, 1984)
···Supergirl
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Zaltar)
(movie, 1984)
···Kim
Genre: Drama, Adventure, Family
Role: Actor (as Lama)
(movie, 1983)
···Pygmalion
Role: Actor (as Professor Henry Higgins)
Genre: Animation, Family, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Sherlock Holmes)
Genre: Animation
Role: Actor (as Sherlock Holmes)
Genre: Animation, Mystery, Family
Role: Actor (as Sherlock Holmes)
Genre: Animation, Family, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Sherlock Holmes)
(movie, 1983)
···Svengali
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Anton Bosnyak)
(movie, 1982)
···My Favorite Year
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Alan Swann)
(movie, 1981)
···Masada
Genre: History, Action, War, Drama
Role: Actor (as Lucius Flavius Silva)
(movie, 1980)
···The Stunt Man
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Eli Cross)
(movie, 1979)
···Caligola
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Role: Actor (as Tiberius)
(movie, 1977)
···Rogue Male
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Sir Robert Hunter)
(movie, 1976)
···Foxtrot
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Liviu)
(movie, 1973)
···Man of La Mancha
Genre: Action, Music
Role: Actor (as Don Quixote de La Mancha · Miguel de Cervantes)
(movie, 1972)
···The Ruling Class
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Role: Actor (as Jack Arnold Alexander Tancred Gurney - 14th Earl of Gurney)
(movie, 1968)
···The Lion in Winter
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Henry II)
(movie, 1968)
···Great Catherine
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Capt. Charles Edstaston)
(movie, 1967)
···Casino Royale
Genre: Adventure, Action, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Scottish Piper (uncredited))
(movie, 1967)
···The Night of the Generals
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, War
Role: Actor (as General Tanz)
Genre: Drama, Foreign
Role: Actor (as The Three Angels)
(movie, 1966)
···How to Steal a Million
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Role: Actor (as Simon Dermott)
(movie, 1965)
···What's New Pussycat?
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Michael James)
(movie, 1965)
···Lord Jim
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Role: Actor (as Lord Jim)
(movie, 1965)
···What's New Pussycat
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Michael James)
(movie, 1964)
···Becket
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as his King · King Henry II)
(movie, 1962)
···Lawrence of Arabia
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Role: Actor (as T.E. Lawrence)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Capt. Monty Fitch)
(movie, 1960)
···The Savage Innocents
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as First Trooper)