Ian Holm
Ian Holm

Gender

Male

Known Credits

11

Ian Holm

Date of Birth: Sep 12, 1931

Birthplace: Goodmayes, Essex, England, UK

 

 

Biography

Sir Ian Holm, CBE (born 12 September 1931) is a British actor known for his stage work and for many film roles. He received the 1967 Tony Award for Best Featured Actor for his performance as Lenny in The Homecoming and the 1998 Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor for his performance in the title role of King Lear. He was nominated for the 1981 Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as athletics trainer Sam Mussabini in Chariots of Fire. Other well-known film roles include the android Ash in Alien, Father Vito Cornelius in The Fifth Element, and the hobbit Bilbo Baggins in the first and third films of the Lord of the Rings film trilogy. Description above from the Wikipedia article Ian Holm, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Known For

Filmography

1066: The Battle for Middle Earth

1066: The Battle for Middle Earth

as Geschichtenerzähler

2009

Ratatouille

Ratatouille

as Skinner

2007

Alien

Alien

as Ash

2003

From Hell

From Hell

as Sir William Gull

2001

eXistenZ

eXistenZ

as Kiri Vinokur

1999

Big Night

Big Night

as Pascal

1996

Naked Lunch

Naked Lunch

as Tom Frost

1991

Brazil

Brazil

as Mr. M. Kurtzmann

1985