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Richard Burton

Probably more frequently remembered for his turbulent personal life and multiple marriages, Richard Burton was nonetheless regarded as one of the great British actors of the post-WWII period. Burton was born Richard Walter Jenkins in Pontrhydyfen, Wales, to Edith Maude (Thomas) and Richard Walter Jenkins, a coal miner. His mother died while he was ...

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Nov 10, 1925 In Pontrhydyfen, Wales, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie The Rime of the Ancient Mariner
Latest Project:
Movie Great Broadway Musical Moments from the Ed Sullivan Show 2015-03-01

Nominated for 7 Oscars. Another 14 wins & 16 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Nineteen Eighty-Four
Poster of Cleopatra
Poster of Where Eagles Dare
Poster of Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Series The James Mason Show Performer 2017
Movie Great Broadway Musical Moments from the Ed Sullivan Show King Arthur 2015-03-01
Series Colpo di scena Unknown 2014
Series Fargo Unknown 2014-04-15
Movie Elizabeth Taylor: Auction of a Lifetime Unknown 2012
Series Kulturzeit Unknown 2012
Series Welcome to the Basement Unknown 2012-01-13
Movie Elizabeth Taylor: A Tribute Unknown 2011
Series Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood Unknown 2010
Series Welsh Greats Unknown 2010
Series Robna kuca Unknown 2009
Movie The Opening Unknown 2009
Movie König der Spione - John le Carré Unknown 2008
Series Duelle Unknown 2008
Movie Paris Hilton Inc.: The Selling of Celebrity Unknown 2007
Series Cinemassacre's Monster Madness Unknown 2007-10-01
Movie Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of 'The War of the Worlds' Unknown 2006
Movie Marcello, una vita dolce Unknown 2006
Movie John Osborne and the Gift of Friendship Unknown 2006
Movie La Marató 2005 Unknown 2005
Series 20 to 1 Unknown 2005-09-29
Movie Tage und Nächte in Paris Unknown 2004
Movie Final Cut: The Making and Unmaking of Heaven's Gate Unknown 2004
Series Hollywood Greats Unknown 2004
Series Sendung ohne Namen Unknown 2002
Movie Cleopatra: The Film That Changed Hollywood Unknown 2001
Movie Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton Unknown 2001
Series Parkinson Unknown 2000-01-04
Movie Elizabeth Taylor: A Musical Celebration Unknown 2000
Series I Love 1970's Unknown 2000-07-22
Movie Hollywood Remembers Lee Marvin Unknown 2000
Series Reputations Unknown 1999
Movie Hollywood Screen Tests: Take 1 Unknown 1999
Series Conan Unknown 1997-09-22
Movie Great Romances of the 20th Century: Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton Unknown 1997
Series Omnibus Unknown 1996
Series E! True Hollywood Story Unknown 1996-03-06
Movie The 50th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1996-06-02
Movie Weddings of a Lifetime Unknown 1995
Series American Masters Unknown 1994
Series Sphinx - Geheimnisse der Geschichte Unknown 1994
Movie Under Milk Wood Unknown 1992
Movie The Very Best of the Ed Sullivan Show 2 Himself 1991-11-24
Movie Lerner and Loewe: Broadway's Last Romantics King Arthur 1988-03-01
Movie Hollywood Sex Symbols Unknown 1988
Movie Happy Birthday, Bob: 50 Stars Salute Your 50 Years with NBC Himself 1988-05-16
Series Biography Unknown 1987-04-06
Movie Comedy Salute to the Soaps Unknown 1985
Movie Nineteen Eighty-Four O'Brien 1985-03-22
Movie Wild Geese II Unknown 1985
Series Ellis Island Unknown 1984
Movie The 37th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1983
Movie All-Star Party for Frank Sinatra Unknown 1983
Series The Great Hamlets Unknown 1983
Movie I, Leonardo: A Journey of the Mind Unknown 1983
Movie To the Ends of the Earth Unknown 1983
Movie Star-Studded Spoof of the New TV Season, G-Rated, with Glamour, Glitter and Gags Unknown 1982
Series Wagner Unknown 1981
Movie Lovespell Unknown 1981
Movie Margret Dünser, auf der Suche nach den Besonderen Unknown 1981-10-11
Movie Circle of Two Unknown 1981
Series The Fall Guy Unknown 1981-11-04
Series Gala de l'Unicef Unknown 1979
Movie Breakthrough Unknown 1979
Movie Good Old Days Part II Unknown 1978-11-25
Movie The People's Command Performance Unknown 1978
Movie The Wild Geese Unknown 1978
Movie Absolution Unknown 1978
Movie The 35th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1978
Movie California Suite Unknown 1978
Movie The 50th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1978
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Henry Fonda Unknown 1978
Movie Hollywood's Diamond Jubilee Unknown 1978
Movie The Medusa Touch Unknown 1978
Movie Wer sagt mir, wer ich bin... Unknown 1978
Series Kane on Friday Unknown 1977
Movie Exorcist II: The Heretic Unknown 1977
Movie Equus Unknown 1977-10-01
Series La nuit des Césars Unknown 1976-04-01
Movie America at the Movies Unknown 1976
Series Live from Lincoln Center Unknown 1976-01-30
Movie Volcano: An Inquiry Into the Life and Death of Malcolm Lowry Unknown 1976
Movie The 30th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1976
Movie CBS Salutes Lucy: The First 25 Years Himself 1976-11-28
Series Apropos Film Unknown 1975
Movie Jackpot Unknown 1975
Series Good Morning America Unknown 1975-01-06
Series The Dick Cavett Show Unknown 1975-08-16
Movie The Gathering Storm Unknown 1974
Series Dinah! Unknown 1974-10-21
Movie The Voyage Unknown 1974
Movie Brief Encounter Unknown 1974
Movie Klansman Unknown 1974
Movie Massacre in Rome Unknown 1973
Movie Divorce His - Divorce Hers Unknown 1973
Movie The Battle of Sutjeska Unknown 1973
Series Great Performances Unknown 1972-11-04
Movie The Assassination of Trotsky Unknown 1972
Movie Hammersmith Is Out Unknown 1972
Movie Bluebeard Unknown 1972
Movie Under Milk Wood Unknown 1972
Movie Raid on Rommel Unknown 1971
Series Film 2016 Unknown 1971-11-16
Movie Mooch Goes to Hollywood Unknown 1971
Movie Villain Unknown 1971
Movie The 42nd Annual Academy Awards Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a Leading Role 1970-04-07
Series The Ed Sullivan Show Unknown 1970
Movie A World of Love Unknown 1970
Movie Laughter in the Dark Unknown 1969
Series The David Frost Show Unknown 1969-07-07
Movie Anne Boleyn's England Unknown 1969
Movie Anne of the Thousand Days Unknown 1969
Movie Staircase Unknown 1969
Movie Robert Kennedy Remembered Unknown 1968
Movie A Wall in Jerusalem Unknown 1968
Movie Candy Unknown 1968
Movie On Location: Where Eagles Dare Unknown 1968
Movie Boom! Unknown 1968
Series Here's Lucy Unknown 1968
Series 60 Minutes Unknown 1968-09-24
Movie Where Eagles Dare Unknown 1968
Movie The Comedians Unknown 1967
Movie Lionpower from MGM Unknown 1967
Movie Doctor Faustus Unknown 1967
Movie The Comedians in Africa Unknown 1967
Movie The Taming of the Shrew Unknown 1967
Movie Mondo Hollywood Unknown 1967-07-01
Movie The Rime of the Ancient Mariner Unknown 1967
Movie Wir sterben vor Unknown 1967
Series Paris aktuell Unknown 1967
Movie The Heart of Show Business Unknown 1967
Series Public Broadcast Laboratory Unknown 1967
Movie Per Firenze Himself - Narrator 1966-11-23
Series The Sammy Davis, Jr. Show Unknown 1966
Movie Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Unknown 1966
Movie The Days of Wilfred Owen Unknown 1965
Movie What's New Pussycat Unknown 1965-06-22
Movie The Spy Who Came in from the Cold Unknown 1965
Movie A Statue for 'The Sandpiper' Unknown 1965
Movie Eulogy to 5.02 Unknown 1965
Movie The Big Sur Unknown 1965
Movie The Sandpiper Unknown 1965
Movie Zulu Unknown 1964
Movie On the Trail of the Iguana Unknown 1964
Series Cinema Unknown 1964-05-14
Movie Freedom Spectacular Himself 1964-05-14
Movie The 18th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1964
Movie Becket Becket / Thomas Becket 1964-03-11
Series Hollywood and the Stars Unknown 1964
Series ABC Scope Unknown 1964
Movie Hamlet Unknown 1964
Movie The Night of the Iguana Unknown 1964
Movie The V.I.P.s Unknown 1963
Movie Cleopatra Unknown 1963-07-31
Movie Inheritance Unknown 1963
Movie Farewell to the Vic Unknown 1963
Movie Hollywood: The Great Stars Unknown 1963
Movie The Guest Unknown 1963
Movie The Broadway of Lerner and Loewe Unknown 1962
Series The Jack Paar Program Unknown 1962-09-21
Movie The Longest Day Flying Officer David Campbell 1962-10-04
Movie The 15th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1961
Movie A Tribute to Dylan Thomas Unknown 1961
Series BBC Sunday-Night Play Unknown 1960-10-23
Movie Ice Palace Unknown 1960
Movie Borrowed Pasture Unknown 1960
Movie The Bramble Bush Unknown 1960
Series Buick-Electra Playhouse Unknown 1960
Movie The Fifth Column Unknown 1960
Series Winston Churchill: The Valiant Years Unknown 1960
Movie The Tempest Unknown 1960
Movie March to Aldermaston Unknown 1959
Movie A Midsummer Night's Dream Unknown 1959
Movie Look Back in Anger Jimmy Porter 1959-10-09
Movie Cerdyn Nadolig - Igymru Gyfan Unknown 1958
Series Alan Melville Takes You from A-Z Unknown 1958
Movie Bitter Victory Unknown 1957
Movie Sea Wife Unknown 1957
Series Camera Three Unknown 1957
Series The DuPont Show of the Month Unknown 1957
Series BBC Sunday-Night Theatre Unknown 1956
Movie Alexander the Great Unknown 1956
Series Film Fanfare Unknown 1956
Movie The Rains of Ranchipur Unknown 1955
Movie Prince of Players Unknown 1955
Movie Thursday's Children Unknown 1954
Movie The Desert Rats Unknown 1953
Movie The Robe Unknown 1953
Movie My Cousin Rachel Unknown 1952
Movie Green Grow the Rushes Unknown 1951
Series Celanese Theatre Unknown 1951-10-03
Series For the Children Unknown 1950
Movie Her Panelled Door Unknown 1950
Movie Waterfront Women Unknown 1950
Movie Now Barabbas Unknown 1949
Movie Women of Dolwyn Unknown 1949
Movie The Corn Is Green Unknown 1946