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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:
18
First Appeared:
In the series HypaSpace 2002-05-13
Latest Project:
Movie How to Train Your Dragon 3 2019-01-23
Known For
Filmography
Movie How to Train Your Dragon 3 Stoick the Vast (voice) 2019-01-23
Movie Den of Thieves Nick Flanagan 2018-01-18
Movie London Has Fallen Mike Banning 2016-03-04
Movie Gods of Egypt Set 2016-02-25
Movie How to Train Your Dragon 2 Stoick the Vast (voice) 2014-06-12
Movie Movie 43 Leprechaun 1 & 2 (segment "Happy Birthday") 2013-01-25
Movie Law Abiding Citizen Clyde Alexander Shelton 2009-10-15
Movie The Ugly Truth Mike 2009-07-24
Movie 300 King Leonidas 2007-03-09
Movie Wrath of Gods Himself 2007-05-06
Movie P.S. I Love You Gerry 2007-11-15
Movie Beowulf & Grendel Beowulf 2005-09-14
Movie Trailer for a Remake of Gore Vidal's Caligula Prefect Cassius Chaerea 2005-06-15
Movie The Phantom of the Opera The Phantom 2004-12-22
Movie Timeline Andre Marek 2003-11-26
Movie Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life Terry Sheridan 2003-07-21
Movie Reign of Fire Creedy 2002-07-12
Series HypaSpace 2002-05-13