Paul Scofield

Paul Scofield

Highest Rated: 100% Henry V (1989)

Lowest Rated: 40% Animal Farm (1999)

Birthday: Jan 21, 1922

Birthplace: Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, England, UK

This commanding English stage actor began appearing in films in 1954 in "That Lady." Scofield has spent the majority of his career on stage since his debut in the 1930s. He spent the 40s and most of the 50s in various repertory companies honing his skills and appearing mostly in the classics.

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Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet 86% Kurosawa Unknown (Voice) - 2001
40% 38% Animal Farm Boxer (Voice) - 1999
No Score Yet 69% Robinson in Space Unknown (Character) - 1997
68% 66% The Crucible Judge Thomas Danforth (Character) $7.3M 1996
No Score Yet 100% The Little Riders Grandpa Roden (Character) - 1996
96% 87% Quiz Show Mark Van Doren (Character) $24.8M 1994
76% 59% Hamlet The Ghost (Character) $18.2M 1990
60% 86% When the Whales Came The Birdman (Character) $37K 1989
100% 89% Henry V French King (Character) $10.2M 1989
No Score Yet 50% The Attic: The Hiding of Anne Frank Otto Frank (Character) - 1988
No Score Yet 78% Anna Karenina Karenin (Character) - 1985
No Score Yet No Score Yet 1919 Alexander Scherbatov (Character) - 1983
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Ambassadors Unknown (Character) - 1981
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Potting Shed Unknown (Character) - 1981
67% 59% A Delicate Balance Tobias (Character) - 1973
67% 41% Scorpio Zharkov (Character) - 1973
67% 86% King Lear King Lear (Character) - 1971
No Score Yet 57% Bartleby The Accountant (Character) - 1970
83% 87% A Man for All Seasons Sir Thomas More (Character) - 1966
93% 89% The Train Colonel von Waldheim (Character) - 1965
No Score Yet 79% Carve Her Name With Pride Capt. Tony Fraser (Character) - 1958
No Score Yet No Score Yet That Lady King Philip II of Spain (Character) - 1955
No Score Yet No Score Yet Summer Lightning Old Robert Clarke (Character) - 0

QUOTES FROM Paul Scofield CHARACTERS

Thomas More says: I do none harm, I say none harm, I think none harm. And if this be not enough to keep a man alive, in good faith I long not to live.

Thomas More says: When Statesmen speak their own private conscience for the sake of their public duties they lead their country by a short route to chaos.

Thomas More says: When statesmen forsake their own private conscience for the sake of their public duties, they lead their country by a short route to chaos.