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Gary Oldman

Gary Leonard Oldman (born 21 March 1958) is an English actor, filmmaker and musician, well-known to audiences for his portrayals of dark and morally ambiguous characters. He has starred in films such as Sid and Nancy, Prick Up Your Ears, JFK, Dracula, True Romance, Léon, The Fifth Element, The Contender, the Harry Potter film series and the Batman film series, as well as in television shows such as Friends and Fallen Angels. Oldman came to prominence in the mid-1980s with a string of performances that prompted pre-eminent film critic, Roger Ebert, to describe him as "the best young British actor around". He has been cited as an influence by a number of successful actors. In addition to leading and central supporting roles in big-budget Hollywood films, Oldman has frequently acted in independent films and television shows. Aside from acting, he directed, wrote and co-produced Nil by Mouth, a film partially based on his own childhood, and served as a producer on several films. Among other accolades, Oldman has received Emmy-, Screen Actors Guild-, BAFTA- and Independent Spirit Award nominations for his acting work, and has been described as one of the greatest actors never nominated for an Academy Award. His contributions to the science fiction genre have won him a Saturn Award, with a further two nominations. He was also nominated for the 1997 Palme d'Or and won two BAFTA Awards for his filmmaking on Nil By Mouth. In 2011, Empire readers voted Oldman an "Icon of Film", in recognition of his contributions to cinema. Description above from the Wikipedia article Gary Oldman, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Mar 21, 1958 In London, United Kingdom
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Hunter Killer
Latest Project:
Movie Flying Horse 2017-12-31
Known For
Poster of System
Poster of Harry Potter i Zakon Feniksa
Poster of Harry Potter i Czara Ognia
Poster of JFK
Movie Hunter Killer 2018
Movie Flying Horse Dennis Spencer 2017-12-31
Movie The Space Between Us Nathaniel Shepherd 2017-01-26
Movie The Hitman's Bodyguard 2017-08-17
Movie Darkest Hour Winston Churchill 2017-11-24
Movie Man Down Captain Peyton 2016-12-02
Movie Umysł przestępcy Quaker Wells 2016-04-13
Movie System General Mikhail Nesterov 2015-03-15
Movie RoboCop Norton 2014-01-30
Movie Ewolucja planety małp Dreyfus 2014-06-26
Movie Lennon or McCartney Himself (archive footage) 2014-12-12
Movie Paranoja Nicholas Wyatt 2013-08-14
Movie Jack White: Unstaged Himself 2012-03-15
Movie Gangster Floyd Banner 2012-08-29
Movie Batman - Mroczny Rycerz Powstaje James Gordon 2012-07-16
Movie Dziewczyna w czerwonej pelerynie Father Soloman 2011-03-11
Movie Harry Potter i Insygnia Śmierci: Część II Sirius Black 2011-07-07
Movie Kung Fu Panda 2 Lord Shen (voice) 2011-05-25
Movie Touch of Evil The Menacing Dummy 2011-12-06
Movie Szpieg George Smiley 2011-09-16
Movie Spluwy, dziewczyny i poker Elvis 2011-11-14
Movie One Night in Turin Narrator 2010-05-11
Movie Księga ocalenia Carnegie 2010-01-14
Movie Nienarodzony Rabbi Sendak 2009-01-09
Movie Planeta 51 General Grawl (voice) 2009-11-19
Movie Zabójca z Tokio Holtzer 2009-04-24
Movie Opowieść wigilijna Tiny Tim, Bob Cratchit, Marley 2009-11-04
Movie Batman - Mroczny Rycerz Lt. James Gordon 2008-07-16
Movie Harry Potter i Zakon Feniksa Sirius Black 2007-06-28
Movie Bosque de sombras Paul 2006-09-24
Movie Harry Potter i Czara Ognia Sirius Black 2005-11-05
Movie Batman - Początek Jim Gordon 2005-06-14
Movie Dead Fish Lynch 2005-10-11
Movie Harry Potter i Więzień Azkabanu Sirius Black 2004-05-31
Movie Grzech Charlie Storm 2003-01-01
Movie Tiptoes Rolfe 2003-09-08
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Movie Ale jazda! O.W. Grant 2002-04-13
Series Greg the Bunny Unknown 2002-03-27
Movie The Hire: Beat the Devil Devil 2002-11-22
Series V Graham Norton Unknown 2002-05-06
Movie Hannibal Mason Verger 2001-02-08
Movie Niczyje dziecko Buford Dill 2001-01-01
Movie The Contender Sheldon Runyon 2000-10-13
Movie Jesus Poncio Pilatus 1999-12-25
Series The Early Show Unknown 1999-11-01
Movie Lost In Space Forever Himself (also archive footage) 1998-01-01
Movie Zagubieni w kosmosie Dr. Zachary Smith 1998-04-03
Movie Magiczny miecz - Legenda Camelotu Ruber (voice) 1998-05-15
Movie Piąty element Jean-Baptiste Emmanuel Zorg 1997-05-07
Movie Air Force One Ivan Korshunov 1997-07-23
Movie Basquiat Albert Milo 1996-08-09
Movie The Scarlet Letter Rev. Arthur Dimmesdale 1995-10-13
Movie Morderstwo pierwszego stopnia Glenn 1995-01-20
Movie Léon zawodowiec Norman Stansfield 1994-09-14
Series Przyjaciele Richard Crosby 1994-09-22
Movie Wieczna miłość Ludwig van Beethoven 1994-12-16
Series Fallen Angels Unknown 1993-08-01
Movie Prawdziwy romans Drexl Spivey 1993-09-09
Movie Krwawy Romeo Jack Grimaldi 1993-09-13
Movie Drakula Dracula 1992-11-13
Movie Blood Lines: Dracula - The Man. The Myth. The Movies. Himself 1992-01-01
Movie Heading Home Ian Tyson 1991-01-13
Movie Rosencrantz i Guildenstern nie żyją Rosencrantz 1991-02-08
Movie JFK Lee Harvey Oswald 1991-12-20
Movie Henry & June Pop 1990-09-28
Movie Stan łaski Jackie Flannery 1990-09-14
Movie Chattahoochee Emmett Foley 1989-09-16
Movie The Firm Bex Bissell 1989-02-26
Movie Criminal Law Ben Chase 1988-01-01
Movie We Think the World of You Johnny 1988-12-22
Movie Track 29 Martin 1988-05-15
Movie Prick Up Your Ears Joe Orton 1987-04-17
Movie Sid i Nancy Sid Vicious 1986-11-07
Movie Honest Decent and True 1986-02-09
Movie Meantime Coxy 1983-10-18
Series Dramarama Ben 1983-09-12
Movie Remembrance Daniel 1982-10-01
Series Knots Landing Unknown 1979-12-27