Ben Kingsley

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Sir Ben Kingsley, CBE (born 31 December 1943), born Krishna Pandit Bhanji , is a British actor. He has won an Oscar, BAFTA, Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild awards in his career. He is known for starring as Mohandas Gandhi in the film Gandhi in 1982, for which he won the Academy Award for Best Actor. He is also known for his performances in the films Schindler's List (1993), Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (2010), and House of Sand and Fog.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Sir Ben Kingsley, CBE (born 31 December 1943), born Krishna Pandit Bhanji , is a British actor. He has won an Oscar, BAFTA, Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild awards in his career. He is known for starring as Mohandas Gandhi in the film Gandhi in 1982, for which he won the Academy Award for Best Actor. He is also known for his performances in the films Schindler's List (1993), Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (2010), and House of Sand and Fog.

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Gender Male

Known Credits 131

Birthday 1943-12-31

Place of Birth Scarborough - Yorkshire - England - UK

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2018 Brooklyn Bridge as Washington Roebling, Sr.
2016 Collide as Geran
2016 The Jungle Book as Bagheera (voice)
2015 The Walk as Papa Rudy
2015 Knight of Cups as (voice)
2015 Unity as Himself - Narrator (voice)
2015 Learning to Drive as Darwan
2015 Life as Jack Warner
2015 Tut as Ay
2015 Tut(3 episodes) as Ay
2015 Self/less as Damian
2015 Dragonheart 3: The Sorcerer's Curse as Drago (Voice)
2014 Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb as Ankmenrah's father
2014 Exodus: Gods and Kings as Nun
2014 Robot Overlords as Robin Smythe
2014 Stonehearst Asylum as Silas Lamb
2014 The Boxtrolls as Archibald Snatcher (voice)
2014 Richard Attenborough: A Life in Film as Himself
2014 Walking with the Enemy
2014 Marvel One-Shot: All Hail the King as Trevor Slattery
2014 And the Oscar Goes To... as Himself - Interviewee
2014 Jaguar: Rendezvous
2014 War Story as Albert
2013 The Physician as Ibn Sina
2013 Ender's Game as Mazer Rackham
2013 Muse of Fire as Himself
2013 A Common Man as The Man
2013 A Birder's Guide to Everything as Lawrence Konrad
2013 Iron Man 3 as Trevor Slattery
2012 It Is No Dream: The Life Of Theodor Herzl as Narrator
2012 A Therapy as Therapist
2012 The Dictator as Tamir
2011 Hugo as Georges Méliès
2011 The Desert of Forbidden Art as Voice
2010 Aral. El mar perdido
2010 Winston Churchill: Walking with Destiny as Narrator
2010 Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time as Nizam
2010 Teen Patti as Perci Trachtenberg
2010 Shutter Island as Dr. John Cawley
2008 Fifty Dead Men Walking as Fergus
2008 Elegy as David Kepesh
2008 The Wackness as Dr. Squires
2008 The Love Guru as Guru Tugginmypuddha
2008 War, Inc. as Walken / The Viceroy
2008 Transsiberian as Grinko
2007 The Ten Commandments as Narrator (voice)
2007 The Last Legion as Ambrosinus
2007 You Kill Me as Frank Falenczyk
2006 The One Show(1 episode)
2006 Mrs. Harris as Herman Tarnower
2006 Lucky Number Slevin as The Rabbi
2005 Peace Is Every Step as Narrator
2005 BloodRayne as Kagan
2005 Oliver Twist as Fagin
2005 A Sound of Thunder as Charles Hatton
2004 Suspect Zero as Benjamin O'Ryan
2004 Thunderbirds as The Hood
2004 Spooky House as The Great Zamboni
2004 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust
2003 House of Sand and Fog as Behrani
2003 Unlikely Heroes as Narrator
2002 Tuck Everlasting as Man in the Yellow Suit
2001 The Triumph of Love as Hermocrates
2001 A.I. Artificial Intelligence as Specialist (voice)
2001 Anne Frank: The Whole Story as Otto Frank
2001 Islam: Empire of Faith as Narrator
2000 Sexy Beast as Don Logan
2000 Rules of Engagement as Ambassador Mourain
2000 What Planet Are You From? as Graydon
1999 A Force More Powerful as Narator
1999 Rove(1 episode) as Himself
1999 Parting Shots as Renzo Locatelli
1999 The Confession as Harry Fertig
1999 Alice in Wonderland as Major Raupe
1998 The Tale of Sweeney Todd as Sweeney Todd
1998 Crime and Punishment as Porfiry
1997 The Assignment as Amos
1997 Weapons of Mass Distraction as Julian Messenger
1997 Photographing Fairies as Rev. Templeton
1996 Twelfth Night as Feste
1996 Moisés: Vol. I Los Años del Exilio as Moisés
1996 Moisés: Vol. II La Tierra Prometida as Moisés
1995 Moses as Moses
1995 José: Vol. II Los Sueños del Faraón as Potifar
1995 Species as Xavier Fitch
1995 Joseph as Potifar
1995 José: Vol. I Esclavo en Egipto as Potifar
1994 Death and the Maiden as Dr. Roberto Miranda
1994 Liberation as Narrator
1993 Schindler's List as Itzhak Stern
1993 Searching for Bobby Fischer as Bruce Pandolfini
1993 Dave as Vice-President Nance
1992 Sneakers as Cosmo
1992 Freddie as F.R.O.7. as Freddie (voice)
1991 Bugsy as Meyer Lansky
1990 The 5th Monkey as Cunda
1990 The Children as Martin Boyne
1990 Una vita scellerata as Governatore
1989 Slipstream as Avatar
1989 Murderers Among Us: The Simon Wiesenthal Story as Simon Wiesenthal
1988 Lenin: The Train as Lenin
1988 Pascali's Island as Basil Pascali
1988 Testimony as Dimitri Shostakovich
1988 Without a Clue as Dr. John Watson
1988 The Secret of the Sahara(7 episodes) as Sholomon
1988 Il segreto del Sahara
1987 Maurice as Lasker-Jones
1985 Silas Marner as Silas Marner
1985 Harem as Selim
1985 Turtle Diary as William Snow
1984 Camille as Duval
1983 Betrayal as Robert
1982 Gandhi as Mahatma Gandhi
1981 Wanna bet, that..?(1 episode)
1978 BBC Television Shakespeare(1 episode)
1976 Dickens Of London(13 episodes) as Dr. John Elliotson
1975 Antony and Cleopatra as Thidias
1974 Playhouse(17 episodes) as Ivanov
1974 Playhouse(17 episodes) as Robert Cibrario
1973 Wessex Tales(1 episode)
1972 Fear Is The Key as Royale
1972 The Adventurer(26 episodes) as Pierre
1965 Pardon the Expression(24 episodes) as Roy
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame(1 episode)
1900 Wake
1900 Necessary Love
1900 An Ordinary Man as The General
1900 Jackanory(0 episodes)
1900 Orlando(72 episodes) as Peter Batterby
1900 The Love School(0 episodes) as Dante Gabriel Rossetti
1900 Pebble Mill at One(1 episode)
1900 Anne Frank: The Whole Story(0 episodes) as Otto Frank

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