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Peter O'Toole

A leading man of prodigious talents, Peter O'Toole was raised in Leeds, England, the son of Constance Jane Eliot (Ferguson), a Scottish nurse, and Patrick Joseph O'Toole, an Irish bookie. As a boy, he decided to become a journalist, beginning as a newspaper copy boy. Although he succeeded in becoming a reporter, he discovered the theater and made ...

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Aug 2, 1932 In Connemara, County Galway, Ireland
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie The Making of 'Lawrence of Arabia'
Latest Project:
Series The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards 2014-08-25

Nominated for 8 Oscars. Another 27 wins & 39 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Ratatouille
Poster of Lawrence of Arabia
Poster of The Last Emperor
Poster of The Lion in Winter
Movie The Performance Unknown 2016
Series Inside Edition Unknown 2015
Movie The Starlight Heist Unknown 2015
Movie The Whole World at Our Feet Unknown 2015
Movie Salat Kaligula Unknown 2015
Movie Decline of an Empire Unknown 2014
Series Video Games AWESOME! Unknown 2014
Series Jambareeqi Reviews Unknown 2014
Series The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2014-08-25
Movie Brotherhood of the Popcorn Unknown 2014-07-01
Movie 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 2014
Movie The Oscars Unknown 2014-03-02
Movie The EE British Academy Film Awards Unknown 2014
Movie A Honour Tribute to Peter O'Toole Unknown 2013
Series Il était une fois... Unknown 2013
Movie Highway to Hell Unknown 2012
Movie For Greater Glory: The True Story of Cristiada Unknown 2012
Series Kulturzeit Unknown 2012
Movie Prometheus Unknown 2012-06-08
Movie Peter O'Toole: Live from the TCM Classic Film Festival Unknown 2012
Movie Hollywood Invasion Unknown 2011
Series Special Collector's Edition Unknown 2010-08-16
Movie Eager to Die Unknown 2010
Series Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood Unknown 2010
Series Masterpiece Classic Unknown 2010
Series Iron Road Unknown 2009
Series Memòries de la tele Unknown 2008
Movie Golden Globes, Portugal Unknown 2008
Movie My Talks with Dean Spanley Unknown 2008
Series The Comedy Map of Britain Unknown 2008
Movie Thomas Kinkade's Christmas Cottage Unknown 2008
Series Deadline Unknown 2007-04-04
Movie The 79th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2007-02-25
Movie Stardust Unknown 2007
Movie AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies: 10th Anniversary Edition Unknown 2007-06-20
Series The Tudors Unknown 2007-04-01
Movie Cámara negra. Teatro Victoria Eugenia Unknown 2007-09-20
Movie Ratatouille Anton Ego 2007-06-29
Series BBC Look North: Yorkshire and North Midlands Unknown 2007
Movie Venus Unknown 2006
Movie One Night with the King Unknown 2006
Movie Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters Unknown 2006-06-13
Movie The Originals Unknown 2005
Movie Mystic India Unknown 2005
Series Casanova Older Casanova 2005-03-13
Movie Lassie Unknown 2005
Series Cinema mil Unknown 2005-07-16
Movie Filmmakers vs. Tycoons Unknown 2005-07-17
Series The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson Unknown 2005-01-03
Movie Troy: From Ruins to Reality Unknown 2005
Movie The Making of 'Troy' Unknown 2004
Movie Troy Unknown 2004
Movie Troy: The Passion of Helen Unknown 2004
Movie Bright Young Things Unknown 2003
Movie Imperium: Augustus Unknown 2003
Series Hitler: The Rise of Evil Unknown 2003
Movie The Making of 'Lawrence of Arabia' Unknown 2003
Movie AFI's 100 Years... 100 Heroes & Villains Unknown 2003
Movie The 75th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2003-03-23
Series Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Movie Sex at 24 Frames Per Second Unknown 2003-09-23
Series Cinema 3 Unknown 2002
Movie The Final Curtain Unknown 2002
Movie The John Thaw Story Unknown 2002
Movie Rock My World Lord Foxley 2002-09-03
Series The Education of Max Bickford Unknown 2001-09-30
Movie The Sinister Saga of Making 'The Stunt Man' Unknown 2000
Movie The Making of 'Lawrence of Arabia' Unknown 2000
Series Parkinson Unknown 2000-01-04
Series TFI Friday Unknown 2000
Series Joan of Arc Unknown 1999
Movie Jeffrey Bernard Is Unwell Unknown 1999
Movie The Manor Mr. Ravenscroft 1999-02-11
Movie Molokai Unknown 1999
Movie Phantoms Dr. Timothy Flyte 1998-01-23
Movie Coming Home Unknown 1998
Movie The Best of Hollywood Unknown 1998
Series Wetten, dass..? Unknown 1998
Series The 11 O'Clock Show Unknown 1998
Series Life and Times Unknown 1997
Movie FairyTale: A True Story Sir Arthur Conan Doyle 1997-10-24
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Series Die Harald Schmidt Show Unknown 1996
Series Gran premio internazionale della TV Unknown 1996
Series Gulliver's Travels Unknown 1996
Series The Daily Show Unknown 1996-07-22
Movie Heavy Weather Unknown 1995
Series Northern Eye Unknown 1995
Movie 100 Years at the Movies Unknown 1994
Series HBO First Look Unknown 1994-03-01
Series Heaven & Hell: North & South, Book III Sam Trump 1994-02-27
Movie The Seventh Coin Unknown 1993
Series Late Show with David Letterman Unknown 1993-08-30
Series Civvies Unknown 1992
Movie Rebecca's Daughters Lord Sarn 1992-03-05
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Movie King Ralph Sir Cedric Charles Willingham 1991-02-15
Series Charlie Rose Unknown 1991-09-30
Movie Isabelle Eberhardt Unknown 1991
Movie The Pied Piper Unknown 1990
Movie The Rainbow Thief Unknown 1990
Series The Ray Bradbury Theatre Unknown 1990
Movie The Nutcracker Prince Unknown 1990
Series Un dia és un dia Unknown 1990-02-16
Movie Wings of Fame Unknown 1990
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to David Lean Unknown 1990
Movie Up to Date Unknown 1989
Series Uncle Silas Unknown 1989
Series Más estrellas que en el cielo Unknown 1989
Movie High Spirits Unknown 1988
Series CBS This Morning Unknown 1988
Series Biography Unknown 1987-04-06
Movie The Last Emperor Unknown 1987
Movie Club Paradise Governor Anthony Cloyden Hayes 1986-07-11
Series Treffpunkt Kino Unknown 1985-12-03
Movie Creator Unknown 1985
Movie Supergirl Unknown 1984
Movie Supergirl: The Making of the Movie Unknown 1984
Movie Kim Lama 1984-05-16
Movie Sherlock Holmes and the Baskerville Curse Unknown 1983
Movie Sherlock Holmes and a Study in Scarlet Unknown 1983
Movie Sherlock Holmes and the Valley of Fear Unknown 1983
Movie Is There One Who Understands Me?: The World of James Joyce Unknown 1983
Movie Svengali Unknown 1983
Movie Pygmalion Unknown 1983
Movie Sherlock Holmes and the Sign of Four Unknown 1983
Movie Man and Superman Unknown 1982
Series The American Sportsman Unknown 1982
Movie My Favorite Year Unknown 1982
Movie The 53rd Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1981-03-31
Series Masada Unknown 1981
Series Entertainment Tonight Unknown 1981-09-14
Movie The 38th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1981-01-31
Movie Starring Katharine Hepburn Unknown 1981
Series The 33rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 1981
Movie The Stunt Man Unknown 1980
Series The British Greats Unknown 1980
Series The John Davidson Show Unknown 1980-06-30
Series Strumpet City Jim Larkin 1980-03-16
Movie Zulu Dawn Unknown 1979
Movie Caligula Unknown 1979
Movie The 35th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1978
Movie Power Play Unknown 1978
Series The South Bank Show Unknown 1978-01-14
Movie Rogue Male Unknown 1977
Series This Is Your Life Unknown 1977
Movie The Far Side of Paradise Unknown 1976
Movie Man Friday Unknown 1975
Series Arena Unknown 1975-10-01
Movie Rosebud Larry Martin 1975-03-24
Series Good Morning America Unknown 1975-01-06
Movie Man of La Mancha Unknown 1972
Movie Under Milk Wood Unknown 1972
Movie The Ruling Class Unknown 1972
Movie Murphy's War Unknown 1971
Series Film Night Unknown 1970-02-12
Series The Ed Sullivan Show Unknown 1970
Movie Brotherly Love Unknown 1970
Movie Goodbye, Mr. Chips Unknown 1969
Movie The Lion in Winter Unknown 1968
Movie Great Catherine Unknown 1968
Movie Casino Royale Unknown 1967
Movie The Night of the Generals Unknown 1967
Movie The Party's Over Unknown 1966-03-23
Movie How to Steal a Million Unknown 1966
Movie The Bible: In the Beginning... Unknown 1966
Movie What's New Pussycat Michael James 1965-06-22
Movie Lord Jim Unknown 1965
Movie The Sandpiper Unknown 1965
Movie Becket His King / King Henry II 1964-03-11
Series Cinema Unknown 1964-05-14
Movie Hollywood: The Great Stars Unknown 1963
Movie Lawrence of Arabia T.E. Lawrence 1963-01-30
Movie Operation Snatch Unknown 1962
Movie Sam Spiegel in a Discussion with Ludovic Kennedy on the Producer and the Film Unknown 1961
Series Here's Hollywood Unknown 1961
Series ITV Play of the Week Unknown 1961
Movie The Day They Robbed the Bank of England Unknown 1960
Movie Siwan: The King's Daughter Unknown 1960
Movie The Savage Innocents Unknown 1960
Movie Kidnapped Unknown 1960
Movie The Long and the Short and the Tall Unknown 1959
Movie The Castiglioni Brothers Unknown 1958
Series Rendezvous Unknown 1958
Series BBC Sunday-Night Theatre Unknown 1956
Series The Scarlet Pimpernel Unknown 1956
Series Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color Unknown 1954-10-27
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14