John Rhys-Davies

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   John Rhys-Davies (born 5 May 1944) is a Welsh actor and vocal artist. He is perhaps best known for playing the charismatic Arab excavator Sallah in the Indiana Jones films and the dwarf Gimli in The Lord of the Rings trilogy, in which he also voiced the ent, Treebeard. He also played Agent Michael Malone in the 1993 remake of the 1950s television series The Untouchables, Professor Maximillian Arturo in Sliders, King Richard I in Robin of Sherwood, General Leonid Pushkin in the James Bond film The Living Daylights, and Macro in I, Claudius. Additionally, he provided the voices of Cassim in Disney's Aladdin and the King of Thieves, Man Ray in SpongeBob SquarePants, and Tobias in the computer game Freelancer. He is also the narrator for the TV show Wildboyz. Description above from the Wikipedia article  John Rhys-Davies, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   John Rhys-Davies (born 5 May 1944) is a Welsh actor and vocal artist. He is perhaps best known for playing the charismatic Arab excavator Sallah in the Indiana Jones films and the dwarf Gimli in The Lord of the Rings trilogy, in which he also voiced the ent, Treebeard. He also played Agent Michael Malone in the 1993 remake of the 1950s television series The Untouchables, Professor Maximillian Arturo in Sliders, King Richard I in Robin of Sherwood, General Leonid Pushkin in the James Bond film The Living Daylights, and Macro in I, Claudius. Additionally, he provided the voices of Cassim in Disney's Aladdin and the King of Thieves, Man Ray in SpongeBob SquarePants, and Tobias in the computer game Freelancer. He is also the narrator for the TV show Wildboyz. Description above from the Wikipedia article  John Rhys-Davies, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Gender Male

Known Credits 169

Birthday 1944-05-05

Place of Birth Ammanford, Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom

Adult Actor False

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2016 Lantern City(0 episodes) as Desmond Wilhorn
2016 Raiders!: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made as Himself
2016 The Shannara Chronicles(10 episodes) as Eventine Elessedil
2016 The Blue Mauritius as Hanson
2015 Golden Shoes
2015 The Watchmaker's Apprentice as Narrator
2015 Beyond the Mask as Charles Kemp
2015 Killing Jesus as Annas
2015 Killing Jesus(3 episodes) as Annas
2014 Hieroglyph(0 episodes) as Vocifer
2014 The Prophet as Yousef
2014 Under Milk Wood as Voice (voice)
2014 Time Lapse as Mr. Bezzeredes
2014 Saul: The Journey to Damascus as Caiphas
2014 Apocalypse Pompeii as Colonel Carlos Dillard
2013 Prisoners of the Sun as Prof. Hayden Masterton
2013 2013 - Let The Season In
2013 Concrete Blondes as Kostas Jakobatos
2013 100 Degrees Below Zero as Ralph Dillard
2013 Smokin' as Doctor
2012 Escape as Malcom Andrews
2011 Once Upon a Time(3 episodes) as Grand Pabbie
2011 Once Upon a Time(1 episode) as Narrator (voice)
2011 Once Upon a Time(0 episodes)
2011 Return to the Hiding Place as Eusi
2011 La leyenda del tesoro
2011 Ferocious Planet as Senator Jackson Crenshaw
2010 Three Wise Women
2010 Tom and Jerry Meet Sherlock Holmes as Dr. Watson (voice)
2010 Medium Raw as Elliot Carbon
2009 31 North 62 East as John Hammond
2009 Reclaiming the Blade as Narrator
2009 Kröd Mändoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire(3 episodes)
2009 Anaconda 4: Trail of Blood as Murdoch
2008 Fire and Ice: The Dragon Chronicles as Sangimel
2008 Kiss Me Deadly as Yale Ericson
2008 Anaconda 3: Offspring as Murdoch
2007 In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale as Merick
2007 The Legend of Sasquatch
2007 The Ferryman as The Greek
2006 One Night with the King as Mordecai
2006 The Reef as Thorton (voice)
2006 Psych(1 episode) as Conservateur
2005 The King Maker as Phillippe
2005 12 Days of Terror as Captain
2005 Shadows in the Sun as Mr. Andrew Benton
2005 Revelations as Professor Lampley
2005 Chupacabra Terror as Captain Randolph
2004 The Privileged Planet as Narrator
2004 Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go!(1 episode)
2004 The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement as Viscount Mabrey
2004 The Lady Musketeer as Porthos
2004 Dragon Storm as King Fastrad
2003 National Geographic - Beyond the Movie: The Return of the King as Narrator
2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King as Gimli & Treebeard (Voice)
2003 Endangered Species as Police Lt. Wyznowski
2003 Coronado as Presidente Hugo Luis Ramos
2003 The Medallion as Cmdr. Hammerstock-Smythe
2003 Helen of Troy(2 episodes)
2003 Helen of Troy as King Priam of Troy
2003 The Jungle Book 2 as Ranjan's Father
2003 Scorcher as Dr. Matthew Sallin
2002 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers as Gimli / Voice of Treebeard
2002 Sabretooth as Anthony Bricklin
2002 Fillmore!(1 episode)
2002 Delta Force One: The Lost Patrol as Ivan
2002 Justice League: Paradise Lost as Lord Hades (voice)
2001 National Geographic - Beyond the Movie: The Lord of the Rings as Himself - Narrator (voice)
2001 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring as Gimli
2001 The Zeta Project(1 episode)
2000 The Secret Adventures of Jules Verne(2 episodes)
2000 Sinbad: Beyond the Veil of Mists as King Akron
2000 Britannic as Captain Barrett (as John Rhys Davies)
1999 The Search for the Real Mt. Sinai as Narrator
1998 The Protector as Rasheed
1997 You Wish(13 episodes) as Mustafa
1996 Bloodsport III as Jacques Duvalier
1996 Arliss(1 episode)
1996 Aladdin and the King of Thieves as The King of Thieves / Cassim (voice)
1996 The Great White Hype as Johnny Windsor
1996 Wing Commander IV: The Price of Freedom as Paladin
1996 Marquis de Sade as Inspector Marais
1995 Glory Daze as Luther
1995 Pinky and the Brain(1 episode)
1995 Freakazoid!(1 episode)
1995 Sliders(48 episodes) as Maximillian Arturo
1995 Star Trek: Voyager(2 episodes)
1994 A Mind to Kill(1 episode)
1994 A Flintstones Christmas Carol as Charles Brickens (voice)
1994 Gargoyles(12 episodes)
1994 Fantastic Four(2 episodes)
1994 The High Crusade as Bruder Parvus
1994 Duckman(1 episode)
1994 Robot in the Family as Neighbour
1994 Wing Commander III: Heart of the Tiger as James "Paladin" Taggart
1994 Au Pair as Nigel Kent
1993 Cyborg Cop as Kessel
1993 The Seventh Coin as Captain Galil
1993 The Unnamable II: The Statement of Randolph Carter as Professor Warren
1993 The Untouchables(42 episodes)
1992 Ring Of The Musketeers as Maurice Treville
1992 Canvas as Nick
1992 Double O Kid as Rudi Von Kseenbaum
1992 Return to the Lost World
1992 Perry Mason: The Case of the Fatal Framing as Phillip Graff
1992 The Lost World as Challanger
1991 The Legend of Prince Valiant(1 episode)
1991 Great Expectations(0 episodes)
1991 Journey of Honor as El Zaidan
1991 Under Cover(14 episodes) as Flynn
1991 Before the Storm as Flynn
1991 The Strauss Dynasty as Gribov
1989 Rising Storm as Donwaldo
1989 Great Expectations as Joe Gargery
1989 The Gifted One as Carl Boardman
1989 Tales from the Crypt(1 episode)
1989 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade as Sallah
1989 The Trial of the Incredible Hulk as Wilson Fisk
1988 War and Remembrance(12 episodes) as Sammy Mutterperl
1988 Il giovane Toscanini
1988 Higher Ground
1988 Waxwork as Werewolf
1988 Noble House as Quillan Gornt
1988 Noble House(4 episodes)
1988 Tusks
1987 Perry Mason: The Case of the Murdered Madam as Edward Tremaine
1987 The Living Daylights as General Leonid Pushkin
1987 Grizzly II: The Concert as The Big Game Hunter
1986 Firewalker as Corky Taylor
1986 In the Shadow of Kilimanjaro as Chris Tucker
1985 King Solomon's Mines as Dogati
1984 Best Revenge as Mustapha
1984 Murder, She Wrote(3 episodes)
1984 Sword of the Valiant: The Legend of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight as Baron Fortinbras
1984 No Man's Land as Grimshaw
1984 Kim as Babu
1984 Robin of Sherwood(1 episode)
1983 Sahara as Rasoul
1983 Sadat as Gamal Abdel Nasser
1983 Scarecrow and Mrs. King(1 episode)
1982 Shōgun(4 episodes) as Vasco Rodrigues
1982 Victor Victoria as Andre Cassell
1982 Ivanhoe as Front de Boeuf
1981 The Making of 'Raiders of the Lost Ark' as Himself
1981 Raiders of the Lost Ark as Sallah
1981 Sphinx as Stephanos Markoulis
1981 Peter and Paul as Silas
1980 Shogun as Vasco Rodrigues
1980 Fox
1978 The Nativity as Nestor
1978 BBC Television Shakespeare(1 episode)
1978 Fearless Frank
1978 Hazell(1 episode)
1977 1990(1 episode)
1977 CHiPs(1 episode)
1977 Target(1 episode)
1976 Beasts(1 episode)
1976 I, Claudius as Naevius Sutorius Macro
1976 I, Claudius(2 episodes)
1975 The Naked Civil Servant as Barndoor
1975 Quiller(1 episode)
1974 The Adventures of Black Beauty(1 episode)
1974 Within These Walls(1 episode)
1973 Warship(1 episode)
1971 The Guardians(1 episode)
1971 Budgie(26 episodes)
1962 Z-Cars(1 episode)
1955 Dixon of Dock Green(1 episode)
1900 The Search for the Ark of the Covenant as Narrator
1900 Archaeology(2 episodes) as Host
1900 Revelations(1 episode)

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