Derek Jacobi

Highest Rated:
100% Henry V (1989)
Lowest Rated:
0% Basil (1997)
Birthday:
Oct 22
Birthplace:
Leytonstone, London, England, UK
Bio:
One of Britain's most distinguished stage performers, Derek Jacobi is one of two actors (the other being Laurence Olivier) to hold both Danish and English knighthoods. Primarily known for his work on the stage, he has also made a number of films and remains best-known to television audiences for his…

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
Cinderella
  • Actor
-- 2015
National Theatre Live: King Lear
  • Actor
-- 2014
10% Grace Of Monaco
  • Count Fernando D'Aillieres
-- 2014
Jail Caesar
  • Actor
-- 2012
Last Will & Testament
  • Actor
-- 2012
National Theater Live: The Magistrate
  • Actor
-- 2012
11% There Be Dragons
  • Honorio Soto
$1.1M 2011
84% My Week with Marilyn
  • Sir Owen Morshead
$14.6M 2011
46% Anonymous
  • Prologue
$4.5M 2011
43% Ironclad
  • Cornhill
-- 2011
94% The King's Speech
  • Archbishop Cosmo Lang
$138.8M 2010
Joe Maddison's War
  • Mr. Simpson
-- 2010
46% Hereafter
  • Himself
$32.7M 2010
Mist: Sheepdog Tales - Round Up
  • Actor
-- 2009
A Bunch of Amateurs
  • Actor
-- 2009
23% Charles Dickens's England
  • Actor
-- 2009
Margot
  • Actor
-- 2009
Twin Spirits
  • Actor
-- 2009
71% Endgame
  • Rudolph Agnew
-- 2009
Morris: A Life With Bells On
  • Actor
-- 2009
Sidney Turtlebaum
  • Sidney
-- 2008
Jury
  • Actor
-- 2008
34% Adam Resurrected
  • Dr. Nathan Gross
-- 2008
Pinochet's Last Stand
  • Actor
-- 2007
42% The Golden Compass
  • Magisterial Emissary
$70.1M 2007
Twin Spirits
  • Actor
-- 2007
The Old Curiosity Shop
  • Grandfather
-- 2007
Philby, Burgess and Maclean
  • Actor
-- 2007
Guantanamero
  • Actor
-- 2007
Mist - The Tale of a Sheepdog Puppy
  • Actor
-- 2007
The Riddle
  • Actor
-- 2007
16% Underworld: Evolution
  • Corvinus Alexander
$62.3M 2006
Mist: The Story of a Sheepdog Puppy
  • Narrator
-- 2006
73% Nanny McPhee
  • Mr. Wheen
$47.1M 2006
Pinochet's Last Stand
  • Actor
-- 2006
Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson
  • Actor
-- 2005
Bye Bye Blackbird
  • Actor
-- 2005
First Christmas and Other Stories
  • Actor
-- 2005
80% Strings
  • Nezo (English version)
-- 2004
63% Two Men Went to War
  • Major Merton
-- 2004
Nijinsky
  • Vaslav Nijinsky
-- 2002
Revelation
  • Actor
-- 2002
Jury
  • George Cording QC
-- 2002
The Gathering Storm
  • Actor
-- 2002
60% The Diaries of Vaslav Nijinsky
  • Actor
-- 2002
13% The Body
  • Father Lavelle
-- 2001
60% Revengers Tragedy
  • The Duke
-- 2001
Great Escape: The Untold Story
  • Actor
-- 2001
86% Gosford Park
  • Probert
$41.3M 2001
The Shakespeare Conspiracy
  • Narrator
-- 2000
46% Up at the Villa
  • Lucky Leadbetter
-- 2000
76% Gladiator
  • Gracchus
$187.3M 2000
Best of Boys in Love
  • Actor
-- 2000
The Wyvern Mystery
  • Squire Fairfield
-- 2000
40% Jason and the Argonauts
  • Phineas
-- 2000
David Macaulay: Pyramid
  • Narrator
-- 2000
Discovering Hamlet
  • Director
  • Actor
-- 1999
Edvard Grieg: What Price Immortality?
  • Narrator
-- 1999
63% Molokai: The Story of Father Damien
  • Father Leonor Fousnel
-- 1999
Revelation
  • Actor
-- 1999
68% Love is the Devil: Study for a Portrait of Francis Bacon
  • Francis Bacon
-- 1998
Breaking The Code
  • Alan Turing
-- 1997
0% Basil
  • Actor
-- 1997
81% Looking for Richard
  • Interviewee
-- 1996
95% Hamlet
  • Actor
-- 1996
Witness Against Hitler
  • Actor
-- 1995
Three Tenors - Encore
  • Actor
-- 1992
94% Aladdin
  • Actor
-- 1992
82% Dead Again
  • Franklyn Madson
-- 1991
Mapping Errors
  • Actor
-- 1991
100% Henry V
  • Chorus
-- 1989
Little Dorrit (Nobody's Fault) (Little Dorrit's Story)
  • Arthur Clennam
-- 1988
The Tenth Man
  • The Imposter
-- 1988
Little Dorrit - Pt. 1 - Nobody's Fault
  • Actor
-- 1988
Little Dorrit - Pt. 2 - Little Dorrit's Story
  • Actor
-- 1988
71% Little Dorrit - Set
  • Actor
-- 1988
The Secret Garden
  • Archibald Craven
-- 1987
Burgess Philby and MacLean - Spy Scandal of the Century
  • Actor
-- 1986
David Macaulay: Cathedral
  • Narrator
-- 1985
Enigma
  • Kurt Limmer
-- 1983
Inside the Third Reich
  • Adolf Hitler
-- 1982
The Hunchback of Notre Dame
  • Dom Claude Frollo
-- 1982
95% The Secret of NIMH
  • Nicodemus
-- 1982
Blueblood
  • Actor
-- 1980
33% The Human Factor
  • Arthur Davis
-- 1979
Richard II
  • Richard II
-- 1979
The Medusa Touch
  • Townley the Publisher
-- 1978
Philby, Burgess and Maclean
  • Guy Burgess
-- 1977
64% The Odessa File
  • Klaus Wenzer
-- 1974
The Three Sisters
  • Andrei Prosorov
-- 1974
Blue Blood
  • Gregory
-- 1973
The Strauss Family
  • Actor
-- 1973
90% The Day of the Jackal
  • Caron
-- 1973
80% Othello
  • Cassio
-- 1965
Interlude
  • Paul
-- 1957
80% Richard III
  • Actor
-- 1956


TV SERIES   

Rating Title Credit Year
100% Last Tango in Halifax
2012-2013
  • Alan
2013 - 2014
80% Vicious
2013
  • Stuart Bixby
2013 - 2014
Great Performances
2000-2014
  • Actor
2014
80% The Borgias
2011-2013
  • Cardinal Orsini
2011 - 2013
Masterpiece
1971-2014
  • Rudolf Agnew
  • Grandfather
  • George Cording
2003 - 2009
91% Doctor Who
2012-2014
  • Professor Yana
2007
Miss Marple
2004-2014
2004

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Quotes from Derek Jacobi's Characters

    1. Corvinus Alexander: We are oddities of nature, you and I. Nothing more! This is a world for humanity.
    From Underworld: Evolution. Submitted by Typhon Q (21 months ago)
    1. Lucilla: Is Rome worth one good man's life? We believed it once. Make us believe it again. He was a soldier of Rome. Honor him.
    2. Gracchus: Who will help me carry him?
    From Gladiator. Submitted by Henry E (2 years ago)
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