Ian Holm

12 Sep 1931

Actor

Sir Ian Holm, CBE (born 12 September 1931) is a British actor known for his stage work and for many film roles. 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 was nominated for the 1981 Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as athletics trainer Sam Mussabini in Chariots of Fire. Other well-known film roles include the android Ash in Alien, Father Vito Cornelius in The Fifth Element, and the hobbit Bilbo Baggins in the first and third films of the Lord of the Rings film trilogy.

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Filmography (65 titles)

Genre: Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Old Bilbo)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Old Bilbo)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Action
Role: Actor (as Older Bilbo)
(movie, 2011)
···1066
Genre: Action, History, War
Role: Actor (as Storyteller)
(movie, 2007)
···Ratatouille
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Skinner (voice))
(movie, 2006)
···Renaissance
Genre: Action, Animation, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Jonas Muller)
(movie, 2006)
···O Jerusalem
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Ben Gurion)
(movie, 2006)
···The Treatment
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Dr. Ernesto Morales)
(movie, 2005)
···Lord of War
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Simeon Weisz)
(movie, 2005)
···Chromophobia
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Edward Aylesbury)
(movie, 2004)
7.8The Aviator
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Professor Fitz)
(movie, 2004)
7.5The Day After Tomorrow
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Terry Rapson)
(movie, 2004)
···Garden State
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Gideon Largeman)
(movie, 2004)
···D-Day 6.6.1944
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Narrator)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Action
Role: Actor (as Bilbo Baggins)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Action
Role: Actor (as Bilbo Baggins)
(movie, 2001)
7.8From Hell
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Sir William Gull)
(movie, 2001)
···The Emperor's New Clothes
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Napoleon Bonaparte · Sergeant Eugene Lenormand)
(movie, 2000)
···Bless the Child
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Reverend Grissom)
(movie, 2000)
···The Miracle Maker
Genre: Animation, History, Family
Role: Actor (as Pontius Pilate)
(movie, 2000)
···Esther Kahn
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Nathan Quellen)
(movie, 2000)
···Joe Gould's Secret
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Joe Gould)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Role: Actor (as Patrick)
(movie, 1999)
···eXistenZ
Genre: Action, Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Kiri Vinokur)
(movie, 1999)
···Animal Farm
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Squealer)
(movie, 1999)
···Wisconsin Death Trip
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Narrator)
Genre: Fantasy, Family
Role: Actor (as White Knight)
(movie, 1997)
···A Life Less Ordinary
Genre: Fantasy, Drama, Comedy, Thriller, Science Fiction, Romance
Role: Actor (as Mr. Naville)
(movie, 1997)
···The Sweet Hereafter
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Mitchell Stephens)
(movie, 1997)
···The Fifth Element
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Action, Thriller, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Father Vito Cornelius)
(movie, 1996)
···Loch Ness
Genre: Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Water Bailiff)
(movie, 1996)
···Night Falls on Manhattan
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Liam Casey)
(movie, 1994)
···The Madness of King George
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Dr. Willis)
(movie, 1994)
···Frankenstein
Genre: Drama, Horror, Science Fiction, Romance
Role: Actor (as Baron Frankenstein)
(movie, 1993)
···The Advocate
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller, Romance, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Albertus)
(movie, 1993)
···The Hour of the Pig
Genre: Drama, Crime, History
Role: Actor (as Albertus)
(series, 1993)
···The Return of the Borrowers
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Family
Role: Actor (as Pod)
(movie, 1992)
···Blue Ice
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Sir Hector)
(series, 1992)
···The Borrowers
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Family
Role: Actor (as Pod)
(movie, 1991)
···Naked Lunch
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Tom Frost)
(movie, 1991)
···Kafka
Genre: Mystery, Drama, Science Fiction, Thriller, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Dr. Murnau)
(movie, 1991)
···A Season of Giants
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor
(movie, 1990)
···Hamlet
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Polonius)
(movie, 1989)
···Henry V
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Role: Actor (as Captain Fluellen)
(movie, 1989)
···The Tailor of Gloucester
Genre: Family, Musical
Role: Actor (as The Tailor)
(movie, 1988)
···Another Woman
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Ken)
(movie, 1986)
···Murder by the Book
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Hercule Poirot)
(movie, 1985)
···Wetherby
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Stanley Pilborough)
(movie, 1985)
9.0Brazil
Genre: Comedy, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Mr. M. Kurtzmann)
(movie, 1985)
···Dance with a Stranger
Genre: Drama, Crime, Biography
Role: Actor (as Desmond Cussen)
(movie, 1985)
···Dreamchild
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Biography
Role: Actor (as Reverend Charles L. Dodgson · Lewis Carroll)
(movie, 1985)
···Laughterhouse
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Ben Singleton)
(movie, 1985)
···The Browning Version
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Andrew Crocker-Harris)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Action, Romance
Role: Actor (as Capitaine Phillippe D'Arnot)
(movie, 1981)
···Time Bandits
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Family
Role: Actor (as Napoleon)
(movie, 1981)
···Chariots of Fire
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Sam Mussabini)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Himmelstoss)
(movie, 1979)
9.3Alien
Genre: Horror, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Ash)
(movie, 1977)
···March or Die
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Role: Actor (as El Krim)
(movie, 1977)
···The Man in the Iron Mask
Genre: Adventure, History
Role: Actor (as Duval)
(movie, 1977)
···Jesus of Nazareth
Genre: History
Role: Actor (as Zerah)
(movie, 1976)
···Shout at the Devil
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Role: Actor (as Mohammed)
(movie, 1976)
···Robin and Marian
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as King John)
(movie, 1974)
···Juggernaut
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Nicholas Porter)
(movie, 1968)
···The Bofors Gun
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Flynn)