Ben Kingsley

31 Dec 1943


Sir Ben Kingsley, CBE (born 31 December 1943), born Krishna Pandit Bhanji , is a British actor. He has won an Oscar, BAFTA, Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild awards in his career. He is known for starring as Mohandas Gandhi in the film Gandhi in 1982, for which he won the Academy Award for Best Actor. He is also known for his performances in the films Schindler's List (1993), Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (2010), and House of Sand and Fog.


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Filmography (84 titles)

(movie, 2017)
···War Machine
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Role: Actor (as President Karzai)
(movie, 2017)
Genre: Action
Role: Actor (as Charlie)
(movie, 2016)
Genre: Thriller, Action
Role: Actor (as Geran)
(movie, 2016)
···The Jungle Book
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Bagheera (voice))
(movie, 2015)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Jack Warner)
(movie, 2015)
···The Walk
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Papa Rudy)
(movie, 2015)
···Knight of Cups
Genre: Romance, Drama
Role: Actor (as (voice))
(movie, 2015)
Genre: Science Fiction, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Damian)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Drago (Voice))
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Family
Role: Actor (as Merenkahre)
(movie, 2014)
6.3Exodus: Gods and Kings
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Action
Role: Actor (as Nun)
(movie, 2014)
···Robot Overlords
Genre: Adventure, Science Fiction, Action
Role: Actor (as Robin Smythe)
(movie, 2014)
···Learning to Drive
Role: Actor (as Darwan)
(movie, 2014)
···Stonehearst Asylum
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as Silas Lamb)
(movie, 2014)
···The Boxtrolls
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Archibald Snatcher (voice))
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Trevor Slattery)
(movie, 2014)
···War Story
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Albert)
(movie, 2013)
7.5The Physician
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Ibn Sina)
(movie, 2013)
···Ender's Game
Genre: Science Fiction, Action, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Mazer Rackham)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Lawrence Konrad)
(movie, 2013)
7.5Iron Man 3
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Trevor Slattery)
(movie, 2012)
···A Common Man
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as The Man)
(movie, 2012)
···The Dictator
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Tamir)
(movie, 2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Georges Méliès)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Action, Romance
Role: Actor (as Nizam)
(movie, 2010)
···Shutter Island
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Dr. John Cawley)
(movie, 2009)
···Journey to Mecca
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Narrator)
(movie, 2008)
···Fifty Dead Men Walking
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Fergus)
(movie, 2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as David Kepesh)
(movie, 2008)
···The Wackness
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Dr. Squires)
(movie, 2008)
···The Love Guru
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Guru Tugginmypuddha)
(movie, 2008)
···War, Inc.
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Walken · The Viceroy)
(movie, 2008)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Grinko)
(movie, 2007)
···The Ten Commandments
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, History
Role: Actor (as Narrator (voice))
(movie, 2007)
···The Last Legion
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, War
Role: Actor (as Ambrosinus)
(movie, 2007)
···You Kill Me
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller, Romance
Role: Actor (as Frank Falenczyk)
(movie, 2006)
···Mrs. Harris
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Herman Tarnower)
(movie, 2006)
···Lucky Number Slevin
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Crime, Mystery
Role: Actor (as The Rabbi)
(movie, 2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Role: Actor (as Kagan)
(movie, 2005)
···Oliver Twist
Genre: Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Fagin)
(movie, 2005)
···A Sound of Thunder
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Charles Hatton)
(movie, 2004)
···Suspect Zero
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Benjamin O'Ryan)
(movie, 2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Family
Role: Actor (as The Hood)
(movie, 2003)
···House of Sand and Fog
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Behrani)
(movie, 2002)
···Tuck Everlasting
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Romance, Family
Role: Actor (as Man in the Yellow Suit)
(movie, 2002)
···Spooky House
Genre: Family
Role: Actor (as The Great Zamboni)
Genre: Drama, Science Fiction, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Specialist (voice))
(movie, 2001)
···Anne Frank: The Whole Story
Genre: Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Otto Frank)
(movie, 2001)
···The Triumph of Love
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Hermocrates)
(movie, 2000)
···Sexy Beast
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Don Logan)
(movie, 2000)
···Rules of Engagement
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Role: Actor (as Ambassador Mourain)
(movie, 2000)
···What Planet Are You From?
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Science Fiction, Romance
Role: Actor (as Graydon)
(movie, 1999)
···The Confession
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Harry Fertig)
(movie, 1999)
···Alice in Wonderland
Genre: Fantasy, Family
Role: Actor (as Major Raupe)
(movie, 1998)
···Crime and Punishment
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Porfiry)
(movie, 1997)
···The Assignment
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Amos)
(movie, 1997)
···Photographing Fairies
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Reverend Templeton)
(movie, 1997)
···The Tale of Sweeney Todd
Genre: Drama, Horror, Crime
Role: Actor (as Sweeney Todd)
(movie, 1997)
···Weapons of Mass Distraction
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Crime
Role: Actor (as Julian Messenger)
(movie, 1995)
Genre: Science Fiction, Horror, Action
Role: Actor (as Xavier Fitch)
(movie, 1995)
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Potifar)
(movie, 1995)
Genre: Crime, Adventure, Biography
Role: Actor (as Moses)
(movie, 1994)
···Death and the Maiden
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Dr. Roberto Miranda)
(movie, 1993)
8.4Schindler's List
Genre: Drama, History, War
Role: Actor (as Itzhak Stern)
(movie, 1993)
···Searching for Bobby Fischer
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Bruce Pandolfini)
(movie, 1993)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Vice-President Nance)
(movie, 1992)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Action, Comedy, Thriller, Crime, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Cosmo)
(movie, 1992)
···Freddie as F.R.O.7.
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Fantasy, Family
Role: Actor (as Freddie (voice))
(movie, 1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Meyer Lansky)
(movie, 1990)
···Lenin: The Train
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Lenin)
(movie, 1990)
···Una vita scellerata
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Governor)
(movie, 1989)
Genre: Adventure, Science Fiction, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Avatar)
(movie, 1988)
···Without a Clue
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Dr. John Watson)
(mini-series, 1988)
···Il segreto del Sahara
Genre: Adventure
Role: Actor (as Sholomon)
(movie, 1988)
···Lenin: The Train
Role: Actor (as Lenin)
(movie, 1988)
···Pascali's Island
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Basil Pascali)
(movie, 1988)
Genre: Drama, Biography, History
Role: Actor (as Dmitri Shostakovich)
(movie, 1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Lasker-Jones)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Silas Marner)
(movie, 1985)
···Turtle Diary
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as William Snow)
(movie, 1983)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Robert)
(movie, 1982)
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Mahatma Gandhi)