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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.

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Nov 13, 1969 In Paisley, Scotland, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie One More Kiss 1999-09-18
Latest Project:
Movie The Vanishing 2019-01-04
Known For
Poster of How to Train Your Dragon 2
Poster of Olympus Has Fallen
Poster of Movie 43
Poster of The Phantom of the Opera
Movie The Vanishing James 2019-01-04
Movie Den of Thieves Nick Flanagan 2018-01-18
Movie Geostorm Jake Lawson 2017-10-13
Movie A Family Man Dane Jensen 2017-05-18
Movie London Has Fallen Mike Banning 2016-03-02
Movie Gods of Egypt Set 2016-02-25
Movie How to Train Your Dragon 2 Stoick (voice) 2014-06-09
Movie Yaamirukka Bayamey Peter 2014-05-09
Movie Olympus Has Fallen Mike Banning 2013-03-20
Movie Movie 43 Leprechaun 1 & 2 (segment "Happy Birthday") 2013-01-01
Movie Playing for Keeps George 2012-11-29
Movie Chasing Mavericks Frosty Hesson 2012-10-25
Movie The Rainbow Tribe Prefect Cassius Chaerea 2011-02-01
Movie Dragons: Gift of the Night Fury Stoick the Vast (voice) 2011-11-15
Movie Coriolanus Tullus Aufidius 2011-02-14
Movie Machine Gun Preacher Sam Childers 2011-09-23
Movie Legend of the BoneKnapper Dragon Stoick (voice) 2010-10-15
Movie The Bounty Hunter Milo Boyd 2010-03-16
Movie How to Train Your Dragon Stoick (voice) 2010-03-10
Movie The Tango Singer Leading Seaman - HMS Devonshire 2010-03-10
Movie Law Abiding Citizen Clyde Alexander Shelton 2009-10-15
Movie Gamer Kable 2009-09-03
Movie The Ugly Truth Mike 2009-07-24
Movie Tales of the Black Freighter The Mariner (voice) 2009-03-24
Movie Ghost Machine Stoick (voice) 2009-02-01
Movie RockNRolla One-Two 2008-09-04
Movie Nim's Island Jack Rusoe / Alex Rover 2008-04-03
Movie The Old Curiosity Shop Beowulf 2007-12-26
Movie P.S. I Love You Gerry 2007-11-15
Movie Butterfly on a Wheel Neil Randall 2007-07-27
Movie Wrath of Gods Himself 2007-05-06
Movie 300 King Leonidas 2007-03-07
Movie Guilty Hearts Peter 2006-01-01
Movie Beowulf & Grendel Beowulf 2005-09-14
Movie The Game of Their Lives Frank Borghi 2005-01-01
Movie The Phantom of the Opera The Phantom 2004-12-08
Movie Dear Frankie The Stranger 2004-05-18
Movie Lara Croft: Tomb Raider – The Cradle of Life Terry Sheridan 2003-07-21
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Movie Timeline Andre Marek 2003-11-26
Movie Reign of Fire Creedy 2002-07-12
Series The Jury Johnnie Donne 2002-02-17
Movie Shooters Jackie Junior 2002-01-25
Movie Mutation 2 - Generation Dead Sam 2001-10-22
Movie Attila Attila the Hun 2001-01-01
Movie Dracula 2000 Dracula 2000-12-22
Movie Blacktop Mike Banning 2000-10-20
Movie Harrison's Flowers Chris Kumac 2000-09-23
Movie Bulandi Neil Randall 2000-01-07
Series Lucy Sullivan Is Getting Married Gus 1999-11-08
Movie One More Kiss Sam 1999-09-18