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Gerard Butler

Gerard James Butler (born 13 November 1969) is a Scottish actor who has appeared on film, stage, and television. A trained lawyer, Butler turned to acting in the mid-1990s with small roles in productions such as the James Bond film Tomorrow Never Dies (1997), which he followed with steady work on television, most notably in the American miniseries Attila (2001). He garnered critical acclaim for his breakthrough work as the lead in Joel Schumacher's 2004 film adaptation of the musical The Phantom of the Opera. In 2007, Butler gained worldwide recognition through his portrayal of King Leonidas in the film 300. Since then, he has appeared in projects including P.S. I Love You (2007), Nim's Island (2008), RocknRolla (2008), The Ugly Truth (2009), Gamer (2009), Law Abiding Citizen (2009), The Bounty Hunter (2010), and How to Train Your Dragon (2010). Description above from the Wikipedia article Gerard Butler, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Nov 13, 1969 In Paisley, Scotland, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
13
First Appeared:
In the movie All-Star Weekend
Latest Project:
Movie Angel Has Fallen 2019-08-21
Known For
Filmography
Movie All-Star Weekend 2020
Movie Angel Has Fallen Mike Banning 2019-08-21
Movie How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World Stoick the Vast (voice) 2019-01-03
Movie The Vanishing James 2019-01-04
Movie Den of Thieves Nick Flanagan 2018-01-18
Movie Hunter Killer Captain Joe Glass 2018-10-19
Movie A Family Man Dane Jensen 2017-05-18
Movie Geostorm Jake Lawson 2017-10-13
Movie Movie 43 Leprechaun 1 & 2 (segment "Happy Birthday") 2013-01-01
Movie The Ugly Truth Mike 2009-07-24
Movie 300 King Leonidas 2007-03-07
Movie Timeline Andre Marek 2003-11-26
Series HypaSpace Himself 2002-05-13