John Gielgud

Biography

Sir Arthur John Gielgud, OM, CH ( 14 April 1904 – 21 May 2000) was an English actor, director, and producer. A descendant of the renowned Terry acting family, he achieved early international acclaim for his youthful, emotionally expressive Hamlet which broke box office records on Broadway in 1937. H...

81 titles Acting Directing

6.3

Quest for Camelot

1998 · Merlin (voice)

7.5

Elizabeth

1998 · The Pope

6.1

The Tichborne Claimant

1998 · Cockburn

7.1

David

1997 · Stimme Gottes

7.7

Shine

1996 · Cecil Parkes

6.3

The Portrait of a Lady

1996 · Mr. Touchett

7.8

Hamlet

1996 · Priam

5.9

First Knight

1995 · Oswald

6.2

Haunted

1995 · Doctor Doyle

7.9

A Summer Day's Dream

1994 ·

6.4

Shining Through

1992 · Sunflower

7.2

The Power of One

1992 · St. john

8.1

The Best of Friends

1991 · Sydney Cockerell

7.7

The Strauss Dynasty

1991 · Drechsler

6.9

Prospero's Books

1991 · Prospero

7.4

A TV Dante

1990 · Virgil

5.1

Strike It Rich

1990 ·

6.5

Getting It Right

1989 · Sir Gordon Munday

7.4

A Man for All Seasons

1988 · Cardinal Wolsey

4.4

Arthur 2: On the Rocks

1988 · Hobson

6.2

Appointment with Death

1988 · Colonel Carbury

6.2

The Whistle Blower

1986 · Sir Adrian Chappie

6.7

The Canterville Ghost

1986 · Sir Simon de Canterville

5.8

Leave All Fair

1985 · John Middleton Murry

6.1

Plenty

1985 · Sir Leonard Darwin

7.0

The Shooting Party

1985 · Cornelius Cardew

6.8

Romance on the Orient Express

1985 · Theodore Woodward

6.3

Camille

1984 · Duke de Charles

7.2

The Master of Ballantrae

1984 · Lord Durrisdeer

4.6

Scandalous

1984 · Uncle Willie

5.0

Frankenstein

1984 · De Lacey

4.2

The Wicked Lady

1983 · Hogarth

7.7

The Scarlet and the Black

1983 · Pope Pius XII

7.5

Inside the Third Reich

1982 · Albert Speer Sr.

8.1

Gandhi

1982 · Lord Irwin

6.5

The Hunchback of Notre Dame

1982 · Charmolue

8.4

Lion of the Desert

1981 · Sharif El Gariani

6.6

Priest of Love

1981 · Herbert G. Muskett

6.8

Agatha Christie's Seven Dials Mystery

1981 · Marquis of Caterhan

6.9

Arthur

1981 · Hobson

5.3

Sphinx

1981 · Abdu-Hamdi

7.2

Chariots of Fire

1981 · Master of Trinity

5.6

The Formula

1980 · Dr. Abraham Esau, Director Reich Energy

7.2

Why Didn't They Ask Evans?

1980 · Reverend Jones

8.2

The Elephant Man

1980 · Carr Gomm

7.1

The Conductor Dyrygent

1980 · John Lasocki

6.1

The Human Factor

1979 · Brigadier Tomlinson

7.0

Murder by Decree

1979 · Prime Minister Lord Salisbury

5.3

Caligula Caligola

1979 · Nerva

8.0

Richard II

1978 · John of Gaunt

6.7

Romeo & Juliet

1978 · Chorus

9.0

No Man's Land

1978 · Spooner

7.3

Les Misérables

1978 · Gillenormand

6.3

A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

1977 · The Preacher

7.9

Providence

1977 · Clive Langham

Heartbreak House

1977 · Captain Shotover

6.6

Aces High

1976 · Headmaster

7.1

The Picture of Dorian Gray

1976 · Lord Henry Wotton

6.7

Galileo

1975 · The Old Cardinal

5.8

Gold

1974 · Farrell

7.3

Murder on the Orient Express

1974 · Mr. Beddoes

6.3

11 Harrowhouse

1974 · Meecham

7.5

Frankenstein: The True Story

1973 · Chief Constable

5.3

Lost Horizon

1973 · Chang

6.1

Eagle in a Cage

1972 · Lord Sissal

7.9

Home

1972 · Harry

7.2

Probe

1972 · Harold L. Streeter (as Sir John Gielgud)

6.1

Julius Caesar

1970 · Julius Caesar

7.2

Oh! What a Lovely War

1969 · Count Leopold Von Berchtold

6.1

Assignment to Kill

1968 · Curt Valayan

6.7

The Charge of the Light Brigade

1968 · Lord Raglan

6.4

Sebastian

1968 · Head of Intelligence

7.2

The Shoes of the Fisherman

1968 · The Elder pope

7.1

Alice in Wonderland

1966 · Mock Turtle

9.0

Ages of Man

1966 ·

7.7

The Mayfly and the Frog

1966 · Gabriel Quantara

7.9

Chimes at Midnight Campanadas de medianoche

1965 · Henry IV

7.2

The Loved One

1965 · Sir Francis Hinsley

7.5

Hamlet from the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre

1964 · Ghost (voice)

8.0

Becket

1964 · King Louis of France / King Louis VII of France

7.1

The Cherry Orchard

1962 · Gaev

6.4

Saint Joan

1957 · Earl of Warwick

6.6

The Barretts of Wimpole Street

1957 · Edward Moulton-Barrett

6.8

Around the World in Eighty Days

1956 · Foster

7.5

Richard III

1955 · George, Duke of Clarence

6.2

Romeo and Juliet

1954 · Chorus

7.4

Julius Caesar

1953 · Cassius

5.7

The Prime Minister

1941 ·

6.6

Secret Agent

1936 · Edgar Brodie/Richard Ashenden

7.1

The Good Companions

1933 · Inigo Jollifant

5.0

The Clue of the New Pin

1929 · Rex Trasmere

6.4

Who Is the Man?

1924 · Daniel

1 titles Acting Directing