Biography

Geoffrey Roy Rush (born 6 July 1951) is an Australian actor and film producer. As of November 2009, he was one of 25 people to have won the "Triple Crown of Acting": an Academy Award, a Tony Award and an Emmy Award. Apart from being nominated for 4 Academy Awards for acting (winning 1) and 5 BAFTA Awards (winning 3), he has also won 2 Golden Globe and 3 Screen Actors Guild Awards.

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Geoffrey Roy Rush (born 6 July 1951) is an Australian actor and film producer. As of November 2009, he was one of 25 people to have won the "Triple Crown of Acting": an Academy Award, a Tony Award and an Emmy Award. Apart from being nominated for 4 Academy Awards for acting (winning 1) and 5 BAFTA Awards (winning 3), he has also won 2 Golden Globe and 3 Screen Actors Guild Awards.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 63

Birthday 1951-07-06

Place of Birth Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2019 Storm Boy as Mike 'Storm Boy' Kingley
2017 Final Portrait as Alberto Giacometti
2017 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales as Captain Hector Barbossa
2017 Genius(10 episodes) as Albert Einstein
2016 Chelsea(1 episode) as Himself
2016 Gods of Egypt as Ra
2015 The Daughter as Henry
2015 Holding the Man as Barry
2015 Unity as Himself - Narrator (voice)
2015 Minions as Narrator (voice)
2015 Oscar Wilde's the Nightingale and the Rose as Oak Tree
2013 The Book Thief as Hans Hubermann
2013 Australian Encounters(10 episodes) as Himself - Narrator
2013 The Best Offer as Virgil Oldman
2011 The Eye of the Storm as Basil Hunter
2011 Green Lantern as Tomar-Re (voice)
2011 Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides as Captain Hector Barbossa
2010 Across the Line: The Exodus of Charlie Wright as Baines
2010 The Warrior's Way as Ron
2010 The King's Speech as Lionel Logue
2010 Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole as Ezylryb (voice)
2010 Lowdown(16 episodes)
2009 Bran Nue Dae as Father Benedictus
2008 $9.99 as Angel (voice)
2007 Elizabeth: The Golden Age as Sir Francis Walsingham
2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End as Captain Hector Barbossa
2006 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest as Captain Hector Barbossa
2006 Candy as Caspar
2005 Munich as Ephraim
2005 The Colbert Report(1 episode)
2004 The Tony Danza Show(1 episode)
2004 The Life and Death of Peter Sellers as Peter Sellers
2003 Harvie Krumpet as Narrator (voice)
2003 Intolerable Cruelty as Donovan Donaly
2003 Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl as Captain Hector Barbossa
2003 Finding Nemo as Nigel (voice)
2003 Ned Kelly as Superintendent Francis Hare
2003 Swimming Upstream as Harold Fingleton
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live!(1 episode)
2002 The Banger Sisters as Harry Plummer
2002 Frida as Leon Trotsky
2002 Kath & Kim(77 episodes) as Geoff
2001 Friday Night with Jonathan Ross(1 episode)
2001 Lantana as John Knox
2001 The Tailor of Panama as Harold " Harry " Pendel
2000 The Magic Pudding as Bunyip Bluegum (voice)
2000 Quills as The Marquis de Sade
1999 House on Haunted Hill as Stephen H. Price
1999 Mystery Men as Casanova Frankenstein
1998 Shakespeare in Love as Philip Henslowe
1998 Elizabeth as Sir Francis Walsingham
1998 Les Misérables as Javert
1998 A Little Bit of Soul as Godfrey Usher
1997 Oscar and Lucinda as Narrator (voice)
1997 The View(1 episode)
1996 Shine as David Helfgott
1996 Children of the Revolution as Zachary Welch
1996 Mercury(13 episodes) as Bill Wyatt
1996 Twisted Tales as Harry Chisholm
1995 Dad and Dave: On Our Selection as Dave Rudd
1987 Twelfth Night as Sir Andrew Aguecheek
1982 Starstruck as Floor Manager
1953 The Academy Awards(4 episodes)

Production

2019 Storm BoyExecutive Producer
2010 The King's SpeechExecutive Producer

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