Gerard Butler
Gerard Butler

Gender

Male

Known Credits

21

Gerard Butler

Date of Birth: Nov 13, 1969

Birthplace: Paisley, Scotland, UK

 

 

Biography

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 Schumachers 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.

Known For

Filmography

Den of Thieves

Den of Thieves

as Nick Flanagan

2018

Geostorm

Geostorm

as Jake

2016

The Headhunter's Calling

The Headhunter's Calling

as Dane Jensen

2016

London Has Fallen

London Has Fallen

as Mike Banning

2016

Gods of Egypt

Gods of Egypt

as Set

2016

How to Train Your Dragon 2

How to Train Your Dragon 2

as Stoick the Vast (voice)

2014

Olympus Has Fallen

Olympus Has Fallen

as Mike Banning

2013

The Ugly Truth

The Ugly Truth

as Mike

2009

RockNRolla

RockNRolla

as One-Two

2008

Nim's Island

Nim's Island

as Jack Rusoe / Alex Rover

2008

P.S. I Love You

P.S. I Love You

as Gerry

2007

The Game of Their Lives

The Game of Their Lives

as Frank Borghi

2005

Dear Frankie

Dear Frankie

as The Stranger

2004

Timeline

Timeline

as Andre Marek

2003

Harrison's Flowers

Harrison's Flowers

as Chris Kumac

2002

Attila

Attila

as Attila the Hun

2001

Dracula 2000

Dracula 2000

as Dracula

2000

Tomorrow Never Dies

Tomorrow Never Dies

as Leading Seaman - HMS Devonshire

1997