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John Hurt

This transatlantic talent was born John Vincent Hurt on January 22, 1940 in Shirebrook, a coal mining village near the busy market town of Chesterfield, in Derbyshire, England. He is the son of Phyllis (Massey), an engineer and one-time actress, and Arnould Herbert Hurt, an Anglican clergyman and mathematician. The youngest of three children, he ...

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Jan 22, 1940 In Shirebrook, Derbyshire, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie The Muppets Celebrate Jim Henson
Latest Project:
Movie The Legend of Tarzan 2016-07-01

Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 21 wins & 13 nominations.

Known For
Poster of V for Vendetta
Poster of Hellboy
Poster of Alien
Poster of Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
Movie The Contact None 2017
Movie The Final Reel Unknown 2017
Movie ChickLit Unknown 2016
Series The Hollow Crown Unknown 2016
Movie The Journey Unknown 2016
Movie Damascus Cover Miki 2016-03-06
Movie Muse of Fire Himself 2016-03-06
Series Tvist Unknown 2016-02-10
Movie The Legend of Tarzan Professor Archimedes Q. Porter 2016-07-01
Movie A.K.A Nadia Unknown 2015
Movie The Alchemist's Letter Unknown 2015
Series Dolezal Backstage Unknown 2015
Series Wimbledon 2day Unknown 2015
Movie ITV Changed My Life Unknown 2015
Series Knights of Classic Drama at the BBC Unknown 2015
Movie Break Unknown 2015
Series The Last Panthers Tom Kendle 2015-10-26
Movie Lego Dimensions Unknown 2015-09-27
Movie Thomas & Friends: Sodor's Legend of the Lost Treasure Sailor John 2015-09-08
Movie Richard Attenborough: A Life in Film Unknown 2014
Movie Alien Encounters: Superior Fan Power Since 1979 Unknown 2014
Movie The Effects of 'Hercules' Unknown 2014
Movie Hercules Lord Cotys 2014-07-25
Series Posh People: Inside Tatler Unknown 2014
Movie EE British Academy Film Awards: The Red Carpet Show Unknown 2014
Series Playhouse Presents Unknown 2013
Movie Look Again Unknown 2013
Movie King Lear: Scene 133 Unknown 2013
Movie Benjamin Britten: Peace and Conflict Unknown 2013
Movie Charlie Countryman Unknown 2013
Movie Only Lovers Left Alive Christopher Marlowe 2013-12-25
Movie Swan Lake 3D - Live from the Mariinsky Theatre Unknown 2013
Movie Snowpiercer Unknown 2013
Movie Doctor Who Live: The Afterparty Unknown 2013
Series Showreel Unknown 2013
Movie The World in Action Years Unknown 2013
Movie The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot Unknown 2013
Movie Hello: A Portrait of Leslie Phillips Unknown 2013
Movie The Orange British Academy Film Awards Unknown 2012
Movie Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy: UK Premiere Featurette Unknown 2012
Series The Jonathan Ross Show Unknown 2012
Series Labyrinth Unknown 2012
Series Rencontres de cinéma Unknown 2012
Movie Jayne Mansfield's Car Unknown 2012
Movie Sightseers Unknown 2012
Movie Planet Dinosaur: Ultimate Killers Unknown 2012
Movie Melancholia Unknown 2011
Series Planet Dinosaur Unknown 2011
Movie Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Unknown 2011
Movie Immortals Unknown 2011
Series Living the Life Unknown 2011-10-11
Series Phelous & the Movies Unknown 2011
Movie The Confession Unknown 2011
Movie Sailcloth Unknown 2011
Movie The Gruffalo's Child Unknown 2011
Movie 23 Degrees, 5 Minutes Unknown 2011
Movie Regret Not Speaking Unknown 2011
Series The Confession Unknown 2011
Series Human Planet Narrator / ... 2011-01-13
Movie In Love with Alma Cogan Unknown 2011
Series BBC Proms Unknown 2011-07-15
Movie Brighton Rock Phil Corkery 2011-02-04
Movie Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 Ollivander 2011-07-15
Series The Big Picture Unknown 2011-03-29
Movie Lou Unknown 2010
Movie Love at First Sight Unknown 2010
Movie Behind Jim Jarmusch Unknown 2010
Series The One Show Unknown 2010
Movie 44 Inch Chest Old Man Peanut 2010-01-15
Movie Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows T4 Premiere Special Himself 2010-11-20
Movie The British Academy Television Awards Unknown 2010
Movie Trace of the Bears Unknown 2010
Series In Conversation Unknown 2010
Movie Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 Unknown 2010-11-19
Movie Lego Harry Potter: Years 1-4 Unknown 2010
Movie Whistle and I'll Come to You Unknown 2010
Movie A Turtle's Tale: Sammy's Adventures Unknown 2010
Series The Gruffalo Owl 2010-12-09
Movie Ultramarines: A Warhammer 40,000 Movie Brother Carnak 2010-12-13
Movie The Minister, the Model and the Russian Spy: Making Scandal Unknown 2010
Series Formula 1: BBC Sport Unknown 2010
Series Merlin: Secrets & Magic Unknown 2009
Movie Creating the World of Harry Potter, Part 1: The Magic Begins Unknown 2009
Movie Pride of Britain Awards 2009 Unknown 2009
Movie New York, I Love You Unknown 2009-10-16
Movie Outlander Hrothgar 2009-01-23
Movie The Limits of Control Unknown 2009
Movie An Englishman in New York Unknown 2009
Movie Production Diary: Making of 'The Kingdom of the Crystal Skull' Unknown 2008
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 2008
Movie Closing: Team Indy Unknown 2008
Series Merlin Unknown 2008
Movie The Oxford Murders Unknown 2008
Movie Lecture 21 Unknown 2008
Series A Taste of My Life Unknown 2008
Movie Recount Unknown 2008-05-25
Movie Strictly Courtroom Unknown 2008-06-28
Movie Hellboy II: The Golden Army Professor Broom 2008-07-11
Movie Ceremonia de inauguración - 56º Festival internacional de cine de San Sebastián Unknown 2008-09-18
Movie Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull Professor Oxley 2008-05-22
Movie Verity Lambert: Drama Queen Unknown 2008
Movie The Big Fat Quiz of the Year Unknown 2008
Movie The British Academy Television Awards Unknown 2008
Series The Story of the Costume Drama Unknown 2008
Series Masters of Science Fiction Unknown 2007-08-04
Series British Film Forever Himself 2007-07-28
Movie Hellboy Animated: Blood and Iron Professor Trevor 'Broom' Bruttenholm 2007-03-10
Movie Perfume: The Story of a Murderer Unknown 2007-01-05
Movie Maquillando entre monstruos Unknown 2007
Series Up Close with Carrie Keagan Unknown 2007-02-21
Series Cinemassacre's Monster Madness Unknown 2007-10-01
Series Xposé Unknown 2007-04-16
Movie Boxes Le père de Fanny 2007-06-06
Movie The McCartney Years Himself 2007-11-12
Movie The Big Fat Quiz of the Year Unknown 2007
Movie The 50 Greatest Television Dramas Unknown 2007
Series BBC Look North: Yorkshire and North Midlands Unknown 2007
Movie V for Vendetta Adam Sutler 2006-03-17
Series La imagen de tu vida Unknown 2006
Series Doctor Who Unknown 2006-03-17
Movie The Proposition Unknown 2006-06-09
Movie The Plot Against Harold Wilson Unknown 2006
Movie Freedom! Forever!: Making 'V for Vendetta' Unknown 2006
Movie 'V for Vendetta' Unmasked Unknown 2006
Movie Whaledreamers Unknown 2006
Series The Friday Night Project Unknown 2005-02-04
Movie Beyond the Gates Unknown 2005
Series 20 to 1 Unknown 2005-09-29
Movie The 100 Greatest Family Films Unknown 2005-12-22
Movie ITV 50 Greatest Shows Unknown 2005-09-10
Series Caiga quien caiga Unknown 2005
Movie The Evening Standard British Film Awards Unknown 2005
Movie Manderlay Unknown 2005
Movie Valiant Unknown 2005
Series Drama Connections Unknown 2005
Movie Short Order Unknown 2005
Movie Hiroshima Unknown 2005
Series Continuarà... Unknown 2005
Movie The Skeleton Key Unknown 2005
Movie Freedom2speak v2.0 Unknown 2004
Movie Alpha to Omega: Exposing 'The Osterman Weekend' Unknown 2004
Movie Shadowing the Third Man Unknown 2004
Movie Pride Unknown 2004
Series Today with Des and Mel Unknown 2004
Movie The Making of 'Hellboy' Unknown 2004
Movie 'Hellboy': The Seeds of Creation Unknown 2004
Series Hollywood Greats Unknown 2004
Movie Hellboy Trevor "Broom" Bruttenholm 2004-04-02
Series HARDtalk Extra Unknown 2004-03-12
Series The Alan Clark Diaries Alan Clark 2004-01-15
Series The New Paul O'Grady Show Unknown 2004-10-11
Series Who Do You Think You Are? Unknown 2004-10-12
Series Heaven and Earth with Gloria Hunniford Unknown 2003
Movie Twentieth Century Fox: The Blockbuster Years Unknown 2003-11-15
Movie Owning Mahowny Unknown 2003-09-25
Movie Check the Gate: Putting Beckett on Film Himself - Krapp) 2003-02-05
Movie Meeting Che Guevara & the Man from Maybury Hill Unknown 2003
Movie The Real Room 101 Unknown 2003
Movie The Twilight Hour: Visions of Ireland's Haunted Past Unknown 2003
Movie Dracula's Bram Stoker Unknown 2003
Movie The Beast Within: The Making of 'Alien' Unknown 2003
Movie The Laurence Olivier Awards 2003 Unknown 2003
Movie The Evening Standard Theatre Awards 2003 Unknown 2003
Movie Dogville Confessions Unknown 2003
Movie Dogville Unknown 2003
Movie Crime and Punishment Unknown 2002
Movie The 'Alien' Saga Unknown 2002
Movie I Claudius: A Television Epic Unknown 2002
Movie Miranda Unknown 2002
Movie Bait Unknown 2002
Series HypaSpace Unknown 2002-05-13
Series Timeshift Unknown 2002-10-05
Movie Captain Corelli's Mandolin Dr. Iannis 2001-08-17
Series Friday Night with Jonathan Ross Unknown 2001-11-02
Movie Two Nudes Bathing Marquis de Prey 2001-11-11
Movie The Hidden Wars of Desert Storm Unknown 2001
Movie Spaghetti Requiem Unknown 2001
Movie The Terrible Elephant Man Revealed Unknown 2001
Movie Tabloid Unknown 2001
Series Richard & Judy Unknown 2001-11-26
Movie Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Mr. Ollivander 2001-11-16
Series Parkinson Unknown 2000-01-04
Movie Lost Souls Father Lareaux 2000-10-13
Movie Krapp's Last Tape Unknown 2000
Movie New Blood Unknown 2000
Movie The Tigger Movie Unknown 2000
Movie If... Dog... Rabbit Sean Cooper 2000-04-14
Series Breakfast Unknown 2000-10-02
Movie You're Dead... Unknown 1999-10-01
Movie The Alien Legacy Unknown 1999
Series Universe Unknown 1999
Movie The 51st British Academy Film Awards Unknown 1999
Movie The Climb Chuck Langer 1999-02-18
Series Watership Down Unknown 1999-02-10
Movie A Monkey's Tale Unknown 1999
Movie All the Little Animals Unknown 1998
Movie Night Train Unknown 1998
Movie The Commissioner Unknown 1998
Series The Greatest Unknown 1998-03-28
Movie Tender Loving Care Unknown 1998
Movie Contact Unknown 1997-07-11
Movie Bandyta Unknown 1997
Movie Love and Death on Long Island Unknown 1997
Movie My Funny Valentine Unknown 1997
Movie Tender Loving Care Unknown 1997
Movie Privateer 2: The Darkening Unknown 1996
Series Picture Windows Unknown 1995
Movie Saigon Baby Unknown 1995
Series Performance Unknown 1995
Movie Rob Roy Unknown 1995
Movie Dead Man Unknown 1995
Movie Wild Bill Unknown 1995
Movie Even Cowgirls Get the Blues Unknown 1994-05-20
Movie Thumbelina Unknown 1994-03-30
Movie Förräderi Unknown 1994
Movie Rabbit Ears: Aladdin and the Magic Lamp Unknown 1994
Series Cartelera Unknown 1994
Movie Second Best Unknown 1994
Movie Monolith Unknown 1993
Movie Kölcsönkapott idö Unknown 1993
Series Gomorron Unknown 1992-09-15
Movie Romeo.Juliet La Dame aux Chats / Mercutio 1992-06-20
Movie Dark at Noon Unknown 1992
Movie Lapse of Memory Unknown 1992
Series Aspel & Company Unknown 1992
Movie King Ralph Lord Percival Graves 1991-02-15
Series Charlie Rose Unknown 1991-09-30
Series Red Fox Unknown 1991
Movie I Dreamt I Woke Up Unknown 1991
Movie Resident Alien Unknown 1990
Movie The Muppets Celebrate Jim Henson Unknown 1990
Movie The Field Unknown 1990
Movie Jonathan Ross Presents for One Week Only: David Lynch Unknown 1990
Movie Roger Corman's Frankenstein Unbound Unknown 1990
Movie Hollywood Mavericks Unknown 1990
Movie Who Bombed Birmingham? Unknown 1990
Movie From Rio to Liverpool Unknown 1990
Movie Windprints Unknown 1989
Series The Jim Henson Hour Unknown 1989
Movie Little Sweetheart Unknown 1989
Movie Scandal Unknown 1989
Movie David Macaulay: Pyramid Khufu / Second French Explorer 1988-03-08
Movie The Bengali Night Unknown 1988
Movie A Dinner of Herbs Unknown 1988
Series The Storyteller Unknown 1988
Series This Morning Unknown 1988-10-03
Movie White Mischief Gilbert Colvile 1988-05-06
Movie Deadline Unknown 1988
Movie Vincent Unknown 1987
Series The Media Show Unknown 1987-03-18
Movie From the Hip Unknown 1987
Movie Aria Unknown 1987
Movie Spaceballs John Hurt 1987-06-24
Movie Thames Film Unknown 1987
Series The Last Resort Unknown 1987
Movie The Hunting of the Snark Unknown 1987
Movie Jake Speed Unknown 1986
Series Screenplay Unknown 1986-07-09
Movie Rocinante Unknown 1986
Series Screen Two Unknown 1985-01-06
Movie The Hit Unknown 1985-03-08
Movie Nineteen Eighty-Four Winston Smith 1985-03-22
Movie After Darkness Unknown 1985
Movie Free at Last Unknown 1985
Series The Disney Family Album Unknown 1985
Movie The Black Cauldron Unknown 1985-07-24
Movie Success Is the Best Revenge Unknown 1984
Movie Sunset People Unknown 1984
Movie Champions Unknown 1984
Movie The Osterman Weekend Unknown 1983
Movie King Lear Unknown 1983
Series Play for Today Unknown 1982
Movie Night Crossing Unknown 1982
Movie Paul McCartney: Take It Away Unknown 1982
Movie The Plague Dogs Snitter 1982-12-03
Movie Partners Kerwin 1982-04-30
Series Entertainment Tonight Unknown 1981-09-14
Movie A World of Difference Unknown 1981
Movie The 38th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1981-01-31
Movie The 53rd Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1981-03-31
Movie History of the World: Part I Unknown 1981
Movie An Evening with Quentin Crisp Himself - Presenter 1980-02-13
Series Clapper Board Unknown 1980
Movie Heaven's Gate Unknown 1980
Movie The Elephant Man John Merrick 1980-10-10
Movie Alien: Experience in Terror Unknown 1979
Series Crime and Punishment Unknown 1979
Movie Alien Kane 1979-06-22
Movie The 51st Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1979-04-09
Movie Watership Down Unknown 1978
Movie East of Elephant Rock Unknown 1978
Movie The Shout Unknown 1978
Movie The Island Unknown 1978
Movie Midnight Express Unknown 1978
Movie The Lord of the Rings Unknown 1978
Series Everyman Unknown 1978-03-05
Movie The Disappearance Unknown 1977
Movie Paperback Unknown 1977
Movie Three Dangerous Ladies Unknown 1977
Series The Sunday Drama Unknown 1977-02-12
Movie Spectre Unknown 1977
Series The Sweeney Unknown 1976
Series I, Claudius Unknown 1976
Series Shades of Greene Unknown 1976
Series La nuit des Césars Unknown 1976-04-01
Movie Stream Line Chandler 1976-05-06
Movie Shadows of Doubt Unknown 1976
Series Ten from the Twenties Unknown 1975
Movie The Naked Civil Servant Unknown 1975
Movie Do Yourself Some Good Unknown 1975
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Series Arena Unknown 1975-10-01
Movie The Ghoul Unknown 1975
Series Good Morning America Unknown 1975-01-06
Movie The Playboy of the Western World Unknown 1974
Movie Little Malcolm and His Struggle Against the Eunuchs Unknown 1974
Series Wessex Tales Unknown 1973
Series Armchair Theatre Unknown 1972
Movie The Pied Piper Franz 1972-12-17
Series Great Performances Unknown 1972-11-04
Movie Cry of the Penguins Unknown 1971
Movie RHM Mother's Pride Supermarket Raid 87670 Unknown 1971
Movie 10 Rillington Place Unknown 1971
Series Film 2016 Unknown 1971-11-16
Series ITV Sunday Night Theatre Unknown 1970
Movie In Search of Gregory Unknown 1969
Movie Before Winter Comes Unknown 1969
Movie Sinful Davey Davey Haggart 1969-05-07
Movie The Sailor from Gibraltar Unknown 1967
Series ITV Playhouse Unknown 1967-09-25
Movie A Man for All Seasons Unknown 1966
Series Gideon C.I.D. Unknown 1965
Series Thursday Theatre Unknown 1965
Series First Night Unknown 1964
Movie This Is My Street Unknown 1964
Series Drama 61-67 Unknown 1964
Series Once Aboard the Lugger... Unknown 1963
Series Love Story Unknown 1963-06-03
Series Z Cars Unknown 1962-01-02
Movie Young and Willing Unknown 1962
Series ITV Play of the Week Unknown 1961
Series Probation Officer Unknown 1959
Series Wimbledon Unknown 1937-06-21