John Hurt

Total Box Office:
 $1917.7M
Highest Rated:
100% More Than Honey (2012)
Lowest Rated:
0% Short Order (2005)
Birthday:
Jan 22
Birthplace:
Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England, UK
Bio:
Considered one of Great Britain's most consistently brilliant players, John Hurt is at his best when playing victims forced to suffer mental, physical, or spiritual anguish. A small man with a slightly sinister countenance and a tenor voice that never completed the transition between early…

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Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
87% Only Lovers Left Alive
  • Marlowe
$0.2M 2014
Champions
  • Actor
-- 2014
Hercules
  • Actor
-- 2014
Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Special: The Day Of The Doctor
  • Actor
-- 2013
The Hunting Of The Snark
  • Actor
-- 2013
27% Charlie Countryman
  • Actor
$8.0k 2013
33% Benjamin Britten: Peace And Conflict
  • Narrator
-- 2013
83% Snowpiercer
  • Gilliam
-- 2013
35% Jayne Mansfield's Car
  • Kingsley Bedford
$14.3k 2013
100% More Than Honey
  • Narrator
$71.5k 2012
The Gruffalo's Child
  • Actor
-- 2012
Kidtoons: The Gruffalo, Pocoyo & The Wiggles
  • Actor
-- 2012
91% Scandal
  • Stephen Ward
-- 2012
35% Immortals
  • Old Man
$83.5M 2011
78% Melancholia
  • Dexter
$3.0M 2011
51% Brighton Rock
  • Phil Corkery
$0.2M 2011
83% Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
  • Control
$24.1M 2011
96% Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2
  • Mr. Ollivander
$381.0M 2011
51% Tron Legacy
  • Actor
$172.1M 2010
78% Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 1
  • Mr. Ollivander
$295.0M 2010
Ultramarines: A Warhammer 40,000 Movie
  • Actor
-- 2010
40% 44 Inch Chest
  • Old Man Peanut
-- 2009
Lou
  • Doyle
-- 2009
The Gruffalo
  • Actor
-- 2009
44% The Limits of Control
  • Guitar
$0.4M 2009
37% Outlander
  • King Rothgar
$59.6k 2008
78% Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull
  • Professor Oxley
$317.0M 2008
Lezione 21 (Lecture 21) (Lesson 21)
  • Actor
-- 2008
10% The Oxford Murders
  • Arthur Seldom
$3.6k 2008
The Dolphin's Gift
  • Actor
-- 2008
87% Hellboy II: The Golden Army (Hellboy 2)
  • Actor
$75.8M 2008
35% New York, I Love You
  • Bellhop (Shekhar Kapur segment)
$1.6M 2008
Who Bombed Birmingham?
  • Actor
-- 2008
76% Recount
  • Warren Christopher
-- 2008
71% An Englishman in New York
  • Quentin Crisp
-- 2008
50% Whaledreamers
  • Actor
-- 2007
84% Beyond the Gates
  • Father Christopher
-- 2007
Hellboy Animated: Blood and Iron
  • Actor
-- 2007
Masters of Science Fiction: Season 01: Episode 04: The Discarded
  • Actor
-- 2007
73% V for Vendetta
  • Adam Sutler
$70.5M 2006
58% Perfume: The Story of a Murderer
  • Narrator
$2.1M 2006
Hellboy Animated: Sword of Storms
  • Actor
-- 2006
37% The Skeleton Key
  • Ben Devereaux
$47.7M 2005
51% Manderlay
  • Narrator
-- 2005
87% The Proposition
  • Jellon Lamb
$1.7M 2005
0% Short Order
  • Actor
-- 2005
31% Valiant
  • Felix
$19.4M 2005
Tabloid
  • Actor
-- 2004
100% Second Best
  • Uncle Turpin
-- 2004
Bait
  • Actor
-- 2004
Recount Democracy
  • Actor
-- 2004
81% Hellboy
  • Director
  • Prof. Trevor "Broom" Bruttenholm
$59.0M 2004
Pride
  • Harry
-- 2004
D-Day In Color
  • Narrator
-- 2004
79% Owning Mahowny
  • Victor Foss
$0.7M 2003
Alien: The Director's Cut
  • Actor
-- 2003
70% Dogville
  • Narrator
$1.5M 2003
Bait
  • Jack Blake
-- 2002
Crime and Punishment
  • Porfiry
-- 2002
44% Miranda
  • Christian
-- 2002
80% Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
  • Mr. Ollivander
$317.6M 2001
29% Captain Corelli's Mandolin
  • Dr. Iannis
$25.3M 2001
Hidden Wars of Desert Storm
  • Narrator
-- 2001
94% The Alien Saga
  • Narrator
$2.0M 2001
7% Lost Souls
  • Father Lareaux
$16.4M 2000
62% The Tigger Movie
  • Narrator
-- 2000
Monkey's Tale
  • Chancellor Sebastian
-- 2000
Journey to Watership Down
  • Actor
-- 1999
Tender Loving Care
  • Actor
-- 1999
Escape to Watership Down
  • Woundwort
-- 1999
New Blood
  • Alan White
-- 1999
Winter In Watership Down
  • Actor
-- 1999
64% All The Little Animals
  • Mr. Summers
-- 1998
The Commissioner
  • James Morton
-- 1998
Tender Loving Care
  • Dr. Turner
-- 1998
One Last Score
  • Actor
-- 1998
Night Train
  • Michael Poole
-- 1998
Bandyta (Brute)
  • Actor
-- 1997
86% Love and Death on Long Island
  • Giles De'Ath
-- 1997
63% Contact
  • S.R. Hadden
-- 1997
The Climb
  • Chuck Langer
-- 1997
71% Dead Man
  • John Scholfield
-- 1995
41% Wild Bill
  • Charley Prince
-- 1995
72% Rob Roy
  • Montrose
-- 1995
25% Thumbelina
  • Mr. Mole
-- 1994
Betrayal (Forraderi)
  • Narrator
-- 1994
22% Even Cowgirls Get the Blues
  • The Countess
-- 1994
Shades of Fear
  • Rex Goodyear
-- 1994
Monolith
  • Villano
-- 1993
Rabbit Ears - Aladdin and the Magic Lamp
  • Narrator
-- 1993
L'Oeil qui ment (Dark at Noon, or Eyes and Lies)
  • Anthony/The Marquis
-- 1992
20% King Ralph
  • Lord Percival Graves
-- 1991
Resident Alien
  • Actor
-- 1991
44% Frankenstein Unbound
  • Dr. Joseph Buchanan
-- 1990
43% The Field
  • "Bird" O'Donnell
-- 1990
Who Bombed Birmingham?
  • Chris Mullin
-- 1990
Lapse of Memory
  • Conrad Farmer
-- 1990
A Dinner of Herbs
  • Actor
-- 1988
Bengali Night
  • Lucien Metz
-- 1988
Deadline
  • Actor
-- 1988
Little Sweetheart
  • Robert Burger
-- 1988
Witness in the War Zone
  • Actor
-- 1987
50% Aria
  • Garuso the Actor
-- 1987
Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh
  • Voice of Vincent
-- 1987
80% White Mischief
  • Gilbert Colvile
-- 1987
54% Spaceballs
  • Himself
-- 1987
Jake Speed
  • Sid
-- 1986
17% From the Hip
  • Douglas Benoit
-- 1986
After Darkness
  • Peter Huninger
-- 1985
55% The Black Cauldron
  • Horned King
-- 1985
79% 1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four)
  • Winston Smith
-- 1984
Success Is The Best Revenge
  • Dino Montecurva
-- 1984
Champions
  • Bob Champion
-- 1984
86% The Hit
  • Braddock
-- 1984
King Lear
  • The Fool
-- 1984
43% The Osterman Weekend
  • Lawrence Fassett
-- 1983
The Plague Dogs
  • Snitter
-- 1982
Partners
  • Kerwin
-- 1982
Night Crossing
  • Peter Strelzyks
-- 1981
62% History of the World -- Part I
  • Jesus Christ
-- 1981
90% The Elephant Man
  • John Merrick
-- 1980
56% Heaven's Gate
  • Billy Irvine
-- 1980
Law Rules OK!?
  • Actor
-- 1979
It's a Steal?
  • Actor
-- 1979
Crime and Punishment
  • Actor
-- 1979
97% Alien
  • Kane
-- 1979
81% Watership Down
  • Hazel
-- 1978
95% Midnight Express
  • Max
-- 1978
48% The Lord of the Rings
  • Aragorn
-- 1978
The Shout
  • Anthony Fielding
-- 1978
Six Characters in Search of an Author
  • The Father
-- 1976
East of Elephant Rock
  • Actor
-- 1976
The Ghoul (The Thing in the Attic)
  • Tom
-- 1975
The Naked Civil Servant
  • Quentin Crisp
-- 1975
Little Malcolm (Little Malcolm and His Struggle Against the Eunuchs)
  • Malcolm Scrawdyke
-- 1974
50% The Pied Piper
  • Franz Baron's Son
-- 1972
Cry of the Penguins
  • Forbush
-- 1971
67% 10 Rillington Place
  • Timothy John Evans
-- 1971
Cry of the Penguins
  • Actor
-- 1971
In Search of Gregory
  • Daniel
-- 1970
33% Sinful Davey
  • Davey Haggart
-- 1969
Before Winter Comes
  • Lt. Francis Pilkington
-- 1969
80% A Man for All Seasons
  • Richard Rich
-- 1966
The Disappearance
  • Atkinson
-- 1960
Tales of Courage
  • Actor
-- 1939
Krapp's Last Tape
  • Actor
--


TV SERIES   

Rating Title Credit Year
Doctor Who
2012-2013
  • The Doctor
  • The Doctor
2013
Merlin
2009-2012
  • The Dragon
  • Kilgharrah the Dragon
2011

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Quotes from John Hurt's Characters

    1. Bob Champion: I'm gonna win the grand national on this horse.
    From Champions. Submitted by Adrian M (17 days ago)
    1. Kingsley Bedford: We all have a crash of some sort awaiting us.
    2. Jim Caldwell: Yeh. I put pieces together all the time, but they all fall apart.
    From Jayne Mansfield's Car. Submitted by Frances H (3 months ago)
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