David Gulpilil

1 Jul 1953

Actor, Writer

David Gulpilil Ridjimiraril Dalaithngu (Gurlpilil is linguistically correct though he is sometimes credited as David Gumpilil; born 1 July 1953), is an Indigenous Australian traditional dancer and actor. His first starring role was Walkabout. A portrait of Gulpilil by Craig Ruddy won the 2004 Archibald Prize, Australia's best known art prize.


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Filmography (12 titles)

(movie, 2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Adventure, Horror
Role: Actor (as Daku)
(movie, 2013)
···Charlie's Country
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor, Writer
(movie, 2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as King George)
(movie, 2005)
···The Proposition
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller, Western
Role: Actor (as Jacko)
(movie, 2002)
···Rabbit-Proof Fence
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Moodoo der F√§hrtensucher)
(movie, 2002)
···The Tracker
Genre: Drama, Western, History
Role: Actor (as The Tracker)
(movie, 1986)
···Crocodile Dundee
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Neville Bell)
(movie, 1983)
···The Right Stuff
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Aborigine)
(movie, 1977)
···The Last Wave
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Chris Lee)
(movie, 1976)
···Mad Dog Morgan
Genre: Action, Drama, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Billy)
(movie, 1976)
···Storm Boy
Genre: Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Fingerbone)
(movie, 1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Black Boy (as David Gumpilil))