Bernard Hill

Highest Rated:
96% The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
Lowest Rated:
14% Gothika (2003)
Birthday:
Dec 17
Birthplace:
Not Available
Bio:
When producers of the Lord of the Rings trilogy needed an actor of eminence and power to play King Théoden in the second and third films, they went fishing and reeled in a prize catch: Bernard Hill. It was Hill who portrayed Captain E.J. Smith in the 1997 box-office blockbuster Titanic. By sinking…

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Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
The Ballad Of County Clare
  • Actor
-- 2013
87% ParaNorman
  • The Judge
$56.0M 2012
56% The Kid
  • Actor
-- 2010
59% Franklyn
  • Peter Esser
-- 2008
Wild China
  • Actor
-- 2008
62% Valkyrie
  • Confident General - Desert
$83.0M 2008
El Corazón de la tierra (The Heart of the Earth)
  • Mr. Crown
-- 2007
Save Angel Hope
  • Actor
-- 2007
Ocean Odyssey
  • Actor
-- 2006
Joy Division (Vörös Vihar)
  • Actor
-- 2006
No Go: The Free Derry Story
  • Actor
-- 2006
El Sueño de Una Noche de San Juan (Midsummer Dream)
  • Actor
-- 2005
83% The League of Gentlemen's Apocalypse
  • King William III
-- 2005
60% Wimbledon
  • Edward Colt
$16.8M 2004
Grid
  • Actor
-- 2004
46% The Boys and Girl From County Clare
  • John Joe MacMahon
-- 2004
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (Extended)
  • Actor
-- 2003
14% Gothika
  • Phil Parsons
$59.5M 2003
94% The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
  • King Théoden
$377.0M 2003
64% Eisenstein
  • Stalin
-- 2002
33% The Criminal
  • Detective-Inspector Walker
-- 2002
96% The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
  • Théoden
$340.5M 2002
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (Extended)
  • Actor
-- 2002
41% The Scorpion King
  • Philos
$90.3M 2002
67% A Question of Faith
  • Actor
-- 2001
Going Off Big Time
  • Actor
-- 2000
Great Expectations
  • Abel Magwitch
-- 1999
47% The Loss of Sexual Innocence
  • Actor
-- 1999
67% A Midsummer Night's Dream
  • Egeus
-- 1999
55% True Crime
  • Luther Plunkitt
-- 1999
The Mill on the Floss
  • Edward Tulliver
-- 1997
75% The Wind in the Willows (Mr. Toad's Wild Ride)
  • Engine Driver
-- 1997
88% Titanic
  • Captain Smith
$57.9M 1997
50% The Ghost and the Darkness
  • Dr. Hawthorne
-- 1996
Madagascar Skin
  • Flint
-- 1996
Double X: The Name of the Game
  • Ignatious "Iggy" Smith
-- 1992
69% Mountains of the Moon
  • Dr. David Livingstone
-- 1990
Shepherd on the Rock
  • Actor
-- 1990
68% The Rescuers Down Under
  • Actor
-- 1990
67% Shirley Valentine
  • Joe Bradshaw
-- 1989
91% Drowning by Numbers
  • Henry Madgett
-- 1988
Bellman and True
  • Hiller
-- 1987
Restless Natives
  • Will's father
-- 1986
The Chain
  • Nick
-- 1985
No Surrender
  • Bernard
-- 1985
81% The Bounty
  • Cole
-- 1984
Henry VI
  • Actor
-- 1983
87% Gandhi
  • Sergeant Putnam
-- 1982
The Black Stuff
  • Actor
-- 1980
Choice of Weapons
  • Actor
-- 1976
Hard Labour
  • Edward
-- 1973


TV SERIES   

Rating Title Credit Year
Masterpiece
1971-2014
  • Magwich
  • Edward Tulliver
1997 - 1999

Bernard Hill Trivia

He is the only actor to appear in two of three highest Oscar winning movies. Three highest (11) Oscar winning movies are Ben-hur, Titanic and The Lord of the Rings - Return of the King. He played Theoden in LOTR - ROTK and Captain Edward James Smith in Titanic
- submitted by Manish G (3 years ago)

Quotes from Bernard Hill's Characters

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