John Hurt

Highest Rated:
100%     More Than Honey (2013)
Lowest Rated:
0%     Short Order (2008)
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…

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Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
85% Only Lovers Left Alive
  • Marlowe
$1.9M 2014
95% Snowpiercer
  • Gilliam
$4.6M 2014
60% Hercules
  • Lord Cotys
$72.7M 2014
Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Special: The Day Of The Doctor
  • Actor
-- 2013
The Hunting Of The Snark
  • Actor
-- 2013
100% More Than Honey
  • Narrator
$71.5k 2013
28% Charlie Countryman
  • Narrator
$8.0k 2013
33% Benjamin Britten: Peace And Conflict
  • Narrator
-- 2013
35% Jayne Mansfield's Car
  • Kingsley Bedford
$14.3k 2013
The Gruffalo's Child
  • Actor
-- 2012
Kidtoons: The Gruffalo, Pocoyo & The Wiggles
  • Actor
-- 2012
83% Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
  • Control
$24.1M 2011
96% Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2
  • Mr. Ollivander
$381.0M 2011
Ultramarines: A Warhammer 40,000 Movie
  • Actor
-- 2011
35% Immortals
  • Old Man
$83.5M 2011
Lou
  • Doyle
-- 2011
78% Melancholia
  • Dexter
$3.0M 2011
51% Brighton Rock
  • Phil Corkery
$0.2M 2011
40% 44 Inch Chest
  • Old Man Peanut
-- 2010
10% The Oxford Murders
  • Arthur Seldom
$3.6k 2010
51% Tron Legacy
  • Actor
$172.1M 2010
78% Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 1
  • Mr. Ollivander
$295.0M 2010
71% An Englishman in New York
  • Quentin Crisp
-- 2009
37% Outlander
  • Rothgar
$59.6k 2009
The Gruffalo
  • Actor
-- 2009
44% The Limits of Control
  • Guitar
$0.4M 2009
35% New York, I Love You
  • Bellhop (Shekhar Kapur segment)
$1.6M 2009
50% Whaledreamers
  • Actor
-- 2008
78% Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull
  • Professor Oxley
$317.0M 2008
Lezione 21 (Lecture 21) (Lesson 21)
  • Actor
-- 2008
0% Short Order
  • Actor
-- 2008
The Dolphin's Gift
  • Actor
-- 2008
87% Hellboy II: The Golden Army (Hellboy 2)
  • Actor
$75.8M 2008
Who Bombed Birmingham?
  • Actor
-- 2008
76% Recount
  • Warren Christopher
-- 2008
Masters of Science Fiction: Season 01: Episode 04: The Discarded
  • Actor
-- 2007
Hellboy Animated: Blood and Iron
  • Actor
-- 2007
51% Manderlay
  • Narrator
-- 2006
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
38% The Skeleton Key
  • Ben Devereaux
$47.7M 2005
87% The Proposition
  • Jellon Lamb
$1.7M 2005
84% Beyond the Gates
  • Christopher
-- 2005
31% Valiant
  • Felix
$19.4M 2005
81% Hellboy
  • Prof. Trevor "Broom" Bruttenholm
  • Director
$59.0M 2004
Tabloid
  • Actor
-- 2004
Bait
  • Actor
-- 2004
Pride
  • Harry
-- 2004
D-Day In Color
  • Narrator
-- 2003
79% Owning Mahowny
  • Victor Foss
$0.7M 2003
Alien: The Director's Cut
  • Actor
-- 2003
70% Dogville
  • Narrator
$1.5M 2003
94% The Alien Saga
  • Narrator
$2.0M 2003
44% Miranda
  • Christian
-- 2002
Bait
  • Jack Blake
-- 2002
Crime and Punishment
  • Porfiry
-- 2002
Recount Democracy
  • Actor
-- 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
Monkey's Tale
  • Sebastian
-- 2001
7% Lost Souls
  • Father Lareaux
$16.4M 2000
62% The Tigger Movie
  • Narrator
-- 2000
New Blood
  • Alan White
-- 2000
Winter In Watership Down
  • Actor
-- 1999
The Climb
  • Chuck Langer
-- 1999
Journey to Watership Down
  • Actor
-- 1999
64% All The Little Animals
  • Mr. Summers
-- 1999
Tender Loving Care
  • Actor
-- 1999
Escape to Watership Down
  • Woundwort
-- 1999
One Last Score
  • Actor
-- 1998
Bandyta (Brute)
  • Actor
-- 1998
The Commissioner
  • James Morton
-- 1998
Tender Loving Care
  • Dr. Turner
-- 1998
86% Love and Death on Long Island
  • Giles De'Ath
-- 1998
Champions
  • Actor
-- 1998
63% Contact
  • S.R. Hadden
-- 1997
Shades of Fear
  • Rex Goodyear
-- 1997
71% Dead Man
  • John Scholfield
-- 1995
41% Wild Bill
  • Charley Prince
-- 1995
72% Rob Roy
  • Montrose
-- 1995
100% Second Best
  • Uncle Turpin
-- 1994
25% Thumbelina
  • Mr. Mole
-- 1994
Betrayal (Forraderi)
  • Narrator
-- 1994
22% Even Cowgirls Get the Blues
  • The Countess
-- 1994
L'Oeil qui ment (Dark at Noon, or Eyes and Lies)
  • Anthony/The Marquis
-- 1993
Monolith
  • Villano
-- 1993
Rabbit Ears - Aladdin and the Magic Lamp
  • Narrator
-- 1993
Lapse of Memory
  • Conrad Farmer
-- 1992
20% King Ralph
  • Lord Graves
-- 1991
Resident Alien
  • Actor
-- 1991
44% Frankenstein Unbound
  • Dr. Joe Buchanan
-- 1990
43% The Field
  • "Bird" O'Donnell
-- 1990
Little Sweetheart
  • Robert Burger
-- 1990
Who Bombed Birmingham?
  • Chris Mullin
-- 1990
91% Scandal
  • Stephen Ward
-- 1989
80% White Mischief
  • Gilbert Colvile
-- 1988
Night Train
  • Michael Poole
-- 1988
A Dinner of Herbs
  • Actor
-- 1988
Bengali Night
  • Lucien Metz
-- 1988
Deadline
  • Actor
-- 1988
50% Aria
  • Garuso the Actor
-- 1988
54% Spaceballs
  • Himself
-- 1987
Witness in the War Zone
  • Actor
-- 1987
17% From the Hip
  • Douglas Benoit
-- 1987
Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh
  • Voice of Vincent
-- 1987
Jake Speed
  • Sid
-- 1986
After Darkness
  • Peter Huninger
-- 1985
55% The Black Cauldron
  • Horned King
-- 1985
Success Is The Best Revenge
  • Dino Montecurva
-- 1985
79% 1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four)
  • Winston Smith
-- 1984
Champions
  • Bob Champion
-- 1984
86% The Hit
  • Braddock
-- 1984
50% Terror in the Aisles (Time for Terror)
  • Actor
-- 1984
King Lear
  • The Fool
-- 1983
43% The Osterman Weekend
  • Lawrence Fassett
-- 1983
The Plague Dogs
  • Snitter
-- 1983
Night Crossing
  • Peter Strelzyks
-- 1982
Partners
  • Kerwin
-- 1982
Cry of the Penguins
  • Actor
-- 1981
62% History of the World -- Part I
  • Jesus
-- 1981
90% The Elephant Man
  • John Merrick
-- 1980
58% Heaven's Gate
  • Billy Irvine
-- 1980
The Shout
  • Anthony Fielding
-- 1979
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
50% The Lord of the Rings
  • Aragorn
-- 1978
The Disappearance
  • Atkinson
-- 1977
Six Characters in Search of an Author
  • The Father
-- 1976
East of Elephant Rock
  • Actor
-- 1976
The Naked Civil Servant
  • Quentin Crisp
-- 1975
The Ghoul (The Thing in the Attic)
  • Tom
-- 1975
Little Malcolm (Little Malcolm and His Struggle Against the Eunuchs)
  • Malcolm Scrawdyke
-- 1974
50% The Pied Piper
  • Franz
-- 1972
Cry of the Penguins
  • Forbush
-- 1971
67% 10 Rillington Place
  • Timothy John Evans
-- 1971
In Search of Gregory
  • Daniel
-- 1970
Before Winter Comes
  • Lt. Francis Pilkington
-- 1969
33% Sinful Davey
  • Davey Haggart
-- 1969
80% A Man for All Seasons
  • Richard Rich
-- 1966
Tales of Courage
  • Actor
-- 1939
Krapp's Last Tape
  • Actor
--

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
70% Labyrinth
2012
  • Audric
2014
91% Doctor Who
2012-2014
  • The Doctor
  • The Doctor
2013
Great Performances
2000-2014
  • The Chorus
2013
Merlin
2009-2012
  • The Dragon
  • Kilgharrah the Dragon
2011

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Quotes from John Hurt's Characters

    • Lord Cotys:
      Excuse me, that was my moment.
    • Hercules:
      You're welcome.
    From Hercules. Submitted by Jean R (2 months ago)

    • Lord Cotys:
      Kingdoms are won by armies, but empires are built with alliances.
    From Hercules. Submitted by Trina B (2 months ago)