Joss Ackland

Joss Ackland

Highest Rated: 88% The Hunt for Red October (1990)

Lowest Rated: Not Available

Birthday: Feb 29, 1928

Birthplace: North Kensington, London, England, UK

Prolific stage performer with the Old Vic and the Mermaid Theater companies who made his professional debut in 1945, only entering films in the late 1960s (after an uncredited film debut in "Seven Days to Noon" 1950). Ackland's most recent memorable screen roles include Greta Scacchi's scheming husband in "White Mischief," Don Masino Croce in Michael Cimino's "The Sicilian" (both 1987) and the villainous South African diplomat Arjen Rudd, in "Lethal Weapon II" (1989).

Highest rated movies

The Hunt for Red October
The Three Musketeers
Citizen X
Lethal Weapon 2
White Mischief
The Object of Beauty
Saint Jack
To Kill a Priest

Photos

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Portrait Henry Winter (Character) - 2014
No Score Yet 25% Katherine of Alexandria Rufus (Character) - 2014
No Score Yet 13% Prisoners of the Sun Prof. Mendella (Character) - 2013
No Score Yet No Score Yet In Search of the Great Beast 666 Aleister Crowley (Voice) - 2007
64% 53% How About You Donald (Character) $77.6K 2007
55% 54% Flawless Sir Milton (Character) $1.2M 2007
No Score Yet 84% Hogfather Unknown (Character) - 2007
No Score Yet No Score Yet Hogfather - Teil 2 Mustrum Ridcully (Character) - 2006
No Score Yet No Score Yet Hogfather - Teil 1 Mustrum Ridcully (Character) - 2006
No Score Yet 46% These Foolish Things Albert (Character) - 2006
No Score Yet 6% Moscow Zero Tolstoy (Character) - 2006
36% 43% Asylum Straffen (Character) $374.9K 2005
No Score Yet 17% A Different Loyalty Randolph Cauffield (Character) - 2004
50% 57% I'll Be There Evil Edmonds - The BeeLzeeBOPS (Character) - 2003
No Score Yet No Score Yet Henry VIII Unknown (Character) - 2003
25% 25% The House on Turk Street Mr. Quarrie (Character) - 2002
60% 52% K-19: The Widowmaker Marshal Zelentsov (Character) $35.2M 2002
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Mumbo Jumbo Mayor Smith (Character) - 2000
19% 51% Passion of Mind Dr. Langer (Character) $769.0K 2000
No Score Yet 29% Milk The Vicar (Character) - 1999
No Score Yet 67% Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: The Adventures in the Secret Service The Prussian (Character) - 1999
50% 82% Firelight Lord Clare (Character) $784.4K 1997
28% 76% Swept From the Sea Mr. Swaffer (Character) $283.1K 1997
No Score Yet No Score Yet To the Ends of Time King Francis (Character) - 1996
No Score Yet 96% Hidden in Silence German factory manager (Character) - 1996
35% 60% Surviving Picasso Henri Matisse (Character) $2.0M 1996
No Score Yet 82% Deadly Voyage Captain (Character) - 1996
20% 45% D3: The Mighty Ducks Hans (Character) $23.0M 1996
86% 86% Citizen X Bondarchuk (Character) - 1995
No Score Yet 35% Mad Dogs and Englishmen Insp. Sam Stringer (Character) - 1995
5% 27% A Kid in King Arthur's Court King Arthur (Character) $13.4M 1995
No Score Yet No Score Yet Daisies in December Gerald Carmody (Character) - 1995
No Score Yet 76% Jacob Isaac (Character) - 1994
30% 32% Nowhere to Run Franklin Hale (Character) $21.9M 1993
No Score Yet 33% Project: Shadowchaser Kinderman (Character) - 1992
0% 43% Once Upon a Crime Hercules Popodopoulos (Character) $28.1K 1992
21% 65% The Mighty Ducks Hans (Character) $50.7M 1992
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Sheltering Desert Unknown (Character) - 1992
No Score Yet 40% The Bridge Smithson (Character) - 1992
No Score Yet 28% A Murder of Quality Terence Fielding (Character) - 1991
77% 37% The Object of Beauty Mr. Mercer (Character) $201.6K 1991
56% 56% Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey De Nomolos (Character) $38.0M 1991
No Score Yet 77% The Princess and the Goblin King Papa (Voice) $451.6K 1991
No Score Yet No Score Yet Voices in the Garden Sir Charles "Archie" Peverall (Character) - 1991
No Score Yet 27% The Palermo Connection Uomo di Potere (Character) - 1991
No Score Yet 40% The Secret Life of Ian Fleming Gen. Gerhard Hellstein (Character) - 1990
No Score Yet 50% Jekyll & Hyde Dr. Charles Lanyon (Character) - 1990
88% 88% The Hunt for Red October Ambassador Andrei Lysenko (Character) $119.1M 1990
No Score Yet No Score Yet First & Last Alan Holly (Character) - 1990
82% 77% Lethal Weapon 2 Arjen Rudd (Character) $144.9M 1989
67% 60% To Kill a Priest Colonel (Character) $12.0K 1988
No Score Yet No Score Yet Codename: Kyril "C" (Character) - 1988
10% 42% The Sicilian Don Masino Croce (Character) $4.4M 1987
No Score Yet 67% It Couldn't Happen Here Priest/murderer (Character) $1.3K 1987
80% 54% White Mischief `'Jock'` Delves Broughton (Character) $24.5K 1987
56% 76% Lady Jane Sir John Bridges (Character) $132.0K 1986
No Score Yet No Score Yet New World Unknown (Character) - 1986
No Score Yet 92% Shadowlands C.S. Lewis (Character) - 1985
No Score Yet No Score Yet Dangerous Davies: The Last Detective Chief Insp. Yardbird (Character) - 1981
No Score Yet 14% Rough Cut Insp. Vanderveld (Character) - 1980
No Score Yet 42% A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square Unknown (Character) - 1979
72% 76% Saint Jack Yardley (Character) - 1979
No Score Yet 35% Silver Bears Henry Foreman (Character) - 1978
No Score Yet 79% Operation Daybreak Janák (Character) - 1976
No Score Yet No Score Yet Price of Freedom Janák (Character) - 1976
No Score Yet 69% One of Our Dinosaurs Is Missing B.J. Spence (Character) - 1975
No Score Yet 64% Royal Flash Sapten (Character) - 1975
No Score Yet 69% The Little Prince The King (Character) - 1974
No Score Yet 16% S.P.Y.S Martinson (Character) - 1974
No Score Yet 51% Great Expectations Joe Gargery (Character) - 1974
50% 37% The Black Windmill Chief Supt. Wray (Character) - 1974
No Score Yet No Score Yet Penny Gold Jones (Character) - 1973
43% 52% Hitler: The Last Ten Days Gen. Burgdorf (Character) - 1973
87% 77% The Three Musketeers D'Artagnan's Father (Character) - 1973
No Score Yet 19% Crescendo Carter (Character) - 1972
No Score Yet 46% The Mind Snatchers Dr. Frederick (Character) - 1972
No Score Yet No Score Yet England Made Me Haller (Character) - 1972
67% 49% Villain Edgar Lowis (Character) - 1971
No Score Yet 89% A Midsummer Night's Dream Quince (Voice) - 1959

TV

Credit
88% 93% Kingdom Unknown (Guest Star) 2007
No Score Yet 100% Midsomer Murders Sir Freddy Butler (Guest Star) 2006
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mystery! Unknown (Character) 1999
No Score Yet No Score Yet Tales of the Unexpected Colonel George Peregrine (Character) 1980 1988
No Score Yet 100% The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Unknown (Guest Star) 1985
No Score Yet 100% The Avengers Unknown (Guest Star) 1969