Gerard Butler
Known For:

Acting

Gender:

Male

Birthday:

1969-11-13

Place of Birth:

Paisley, Scotland, UK

Official Site:

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Also Known As:

傑拉德·巴特勒
เจอราร์ด บัตเลอร์
ジェラルド・バトラー
제라드 버틀러
Джерард Батлер
جيرارد بتلر

Gerard Butler

Gerard James Butler (born 13 November 1969) is a Scottish actor who has appeared on film, stage, and television. A trained lawyer, Butler turned to acting in the mid-1990s with small roles in productions such as the James Bond film Tomorrow Never Dies (1997), which he followed with steady work on television, most notably in the American miniseries Attila (2001). He garnered critical acclaim for his breakthrough work as the lead in Joel Schumacher's 2004 film adaptation of the musical The Phantom of the Opera. In 2007, Butler gained worldwide recognition through his portrayal of King Leonidas in the film 300. Since then, he has appeared in projects including P.S. I Love You (2007), Nim's Island (2008), RocknRolla (2008), The Ugly Truth (2009), Gamer (2009), Law Abiding Citizen (2009), The Bounty Hunter (2010), and How to Train Your Dragon (2010). Description above from the Wikipedia article Gerard Butler, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Acting

2007 300 as King Leonidas
2010 How to Train Your Dragon as Stoick (voice)
2008 Nim's Island as Jack Rusoe / Alex Rover
2009 The Ugly Truth as Mike
2005 Beowulf & Grendel as Beowulf
2007 P.S. I Love You as Gerry
2002 Reign of Fire as Creedy
2003 Timeline as Andre Marek
2004 The Phantom of the Opera as The Phantom
2010 The Bounty Hunter as Milo Boyd
2008 RockNRolla as One-Two
2005 The Game of Their Lives as Frank Borghi
2011 Machine Gun Preacher as Sam Childers
2009 Gamer as Kable
2012 Chasing Mavericks as Frosty Hesson
2014 How to Train Your Dragon 2 as Stoick (voice)
2012 Playing for Keeps as George
2013 Movie 43 as Leprechaun 1 & 2 (segment "Happy Birthday")
2011 Coriolanus as Tullus Aufidius
2013 Olympus Has Fallen as Mike Banning
2016 Gods of Egypt as Set
2017 Geostorm as Jake Lawson
2009 Law Abiding Citizen as Clyde Alexander Shelton
2016 London Has Fallen as Mike Banning
1997 Tomorrow Never Dies as Leading Seaman - HMS Devonshire
2018 Hunter Killer as Captain Joe Glass
2019 The Vanishing as James
2017 A Family Man as Dane Jensen
2018 Den of Thieves as Nick Flanagan
2003 Gods and Generals as Attila the Hun
1972 The Goalie's Anxiety at the Penalty Kick as Gus
1988 Die Hard
2010 How to Train Your Dragon as Stoick the Vast (voice)
2014 How to Train Your Dragon 2 as Stoick the Vast (voice)
2019 How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World as Stoick the Vast (voice)
1988 Die Hard as Himself
1990 Angel Town as himself

Production

2011 Machine Gun Preacher as Executive Producer
2012 Chasing Mavericks as Executive Producer
2012 Playing for Keeps as Producer
2013 Olympus Has Fallen as Producer
2009 Law Abiding Citizen as Producer
2017 A Family Man as Producer
2015 Septembers of Shiraz as Producer
2016 London Has Fallen as Producer
2018 Den of Thieves as Producer
2019 The Vanishing as Producer
2018 Hunter Killer as Producer