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Ian Holm

Sir Ian Holm, CBE (born 12 September 1931) is a British actor known for his stage work and for many film roles. He received the 1967 Tony Award for Best Featured Actor for his performance as Lenny in The Homecoming and the 1998 Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor for his performance in the title role of King Lear. He was nominated for the 1981 Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as athletics trainer Sam Mussabini in Chariots of Fire. Other well-known film roles include the android Ash in Alien, Father Vito Cornelius in The Fifth Element, and the hobbit Bilbo Baggins in the first and third films of the Lord of the Rings film trilogy. Description above from the Wikipedia article Ian Holm, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Sep 12, 1931 In Goodmayes, Essex, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie The Real Middle Earth
Latest Project:
Series The Last of the Blonde Bombshells 2018
Known For
Poster of We, the Accused
Poster of Moonlight on the Highway
Poster of 1066: The Battle for Middle Earth
Poster of The Endless Game
Movie The Real Middle Earth Narrator 2019
Series The Last of the Blonde Bombshells Unknown 2018
Series Moonlight on the Highway Unknown 2018
Series We, the Accused Unknown 2018
Movie The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Old Bilbo 2014-12-10
Movie The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Older Bilbo 2012-11-26
Series 1066: The Battle for Middle Earth Geschichtenerzähler 2009-05-18
Movie 1066: The Battle for Middle Earth Storyteller 2009-05-18
Movie Ratatouille Skinner (voice) 2007-06-22
Movie Renaissance Jonas Muller 2006-03-16
Movie The Treatment Dr. Ernesto Morales 2006-04-08
Movie Strangers with Candy Dr. Putney 2006-07-28
Movie Ô Jerusalem Ben Gurion 2006-10-17
Movie Chromophobia Edward Aylesbury 2005-01-01
Movie The Adventures of Errol Flynn Narrator 2005-04-05
Movie Lord of War Simeon Weisz 2005-09-16
Movie The Aviator Professor Fitz 2004-12-17
Movie The Day After Tomorrow Terry Rapson 2004-05-26
Movie D-Day 6.6.1944 Narrator (voice) 2004-06-06
Movie Garden State Gideon Largeman 2004-07-28
Movie The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Bilbo Baggins 2003-12-01
Movie Monsters We Met Narrator 2003-01-05
Movie Prisoner of Paradise Narrator (voice) 2002-12-11
Movie From Hell Sir William Gull 2001-10-19
Movie The Emperor's New Clothes Napoleon Bonaparte / Sergeant Eugene Lenormand 2001-01-01
Movie The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Bilbo Baggins 2001-12-18
Movie The Miracle Maker Pontius Pilate 2000-03-31
Movie Joe Gould's Secret Joe Gould 2000-01-21
Movie Bless the Child Reverend Grissom 2000-08-11
Movie The Last of the Blonde Bombshells 2000-09-01
Movie Esther Kahn Nathan Quellen 2000-10-04
Movie eXistenZ Kiri Vinokur 1999-04-14
Movie Shanghai Vice Narrator 1999-01-01
Movie Animal Farm Squealer (voice) 1999-10-03
Movie Wisconsin Death Trip Narrator (voice) 1999-09-05
Movie The Match Big Tam 1999-08-13
Movie King Lear King Lear 1998-03-21
Movie Alice Through the Looking Glass White Knight 1998-12-26
Movie The Fifth Element Father Vito Cornelius 1997-05-07
Movie The Sweet Hereafter Mitchell Stephens 1997-05-14
Movie A Life Less Ordinary Mr. Naville 1997-10-24
Movie Loch Ness Water Bailiff 1996-08-23
Movie Night Falls on Manhattan Liam Casey 1996-10-22
Movie Big Night Pascal 1996-09-20
Movie Landscape Duff 1995-10-21
Movie Mary Shelley's Frankenstein Baron Frankenstein 1994-11-04
Movie The Madness of King George Dr. Willis 1994-12-28
Movie The Deep Blue Sea Sir William Collyer 1994-11-12
Movie The Advocate Albertus 1993-09-25
Series The Return of the Borrowers 1993-11-14
Series The Borrowers 1992-11-08
Movie Blue Ice Sir Hector 1992-10-09
Movie Uncle Vanya 1991-10-12
Movie Kafka Dr. Murnau 1991-11-15
Movie Naked Lunch Tom Frost 1991-12-27
Movie A Season of Giants 1991-11-04
Series Chillers Unknown 1990-04-14
Movie Hamlet Polonius 1990-12-19
Movie Henry V Captain Fluellen 1989-10-05
Movie The Endless Game Control 1989-08-20
Series Game, Set, and Match Bernard Samson 1988-10-03
Movie Another Woman Ken 1988-10-13
Movie Murder by the Book Hercule Poirot 1986-01-01
Movie Brazil Mr. M. Kurtzmann 1985-02-20
Movie Dance with a Stranger Desmond Cussen 1985-03-01
Movie Dreamchild Reverend Charles L. Dodgson / Lewis Carroll 1985-10-04
Movie Wetherby Stanley Pilborough 1985-06-19
Movie Laughterhouse Ben Singleton 1985-10-01
Movie Mr. and Mrs. Edgehill Eustace Edgehill 1985-12-15
Movie Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes Capitaine Phillippe D'Arnot 1984-03-30
Movie Inside the Third Reich Dr. Joseph Goebbels 1982-05-09
Movie The Return of the Soldier Doctor Anderson 1982-06-04
Movie Soft Targets Alexei 1982-10-19
Movie Time Bandits Napoleon 1981-07-13
Movie Chariots of Fire Sam Mussabini 1981-05-15
Movie The Misanthrope Alceste 1980-01-27
Movie Alien Ash 1979-05-25
Series Tales of the Unexpected Unknown 1979-03-24
Movie S.O.S. Titanic J. Bruce Ismay 1979-09-23
Movie All Quiet on the Western Front Himmelstoss 1979-11-14
Movie The Thief of Bagdad The Gatekeeper 1978-01-10
Series Holocaust Heinrich Himmler 1978-04-16
Movie Holocaust Heinrich Himmler 1978-04-16
Movie Les Misérables Th√©nardier 1978-12-27
Series Jesus of Nazareth Zerah 1977-01-06
Movie The Man in the Iron Mask Duval 1977-07-07
Movie March or Die El Krim 1977-09-08
Movie Robin and Marian King John 1976-03-11
Movie Shout at the Devil Mohammed 1976-04-12
Series Napoleon and Love 1974-03-05
Series The Lives of Benjamin Franklin Wedderburn 1974-01-01
Series NOVA Narrator 1974-03-03
Movie The Lives of Benjamin Franklin Wedderburn 1974-11-21
Movie The Wood Demon 1974-11-17
Movie Juggernaut Nicholas Porter 1974-09-25
Series Orson Welles' Great Mysteries Unknown 1973-09-01
Movie The Homecoming Lenny 1973-10-29
Movie Young Winston George E. Buckle 1972-07-20
Movie Mary, Queen of Scots David Riccio 1971-12-22
Series Play for Today Unknown 1970-10-15
Movie A Severed Head Martin Lynch-Gibbon 1970-12-01
Movie Edward the Confessor Edward Gobey 1969-02-24
Movie Oh! What a Lovely War President Poincare 1969-03-10
Movie Moonlight on the Highway 1969-04-12
Movie The Fixer Grubeshov 1968-12-08
Movie A Midsummer Night's Dream Puck 1968-09-30
Series Natural World Narrator 1967-12-10
Series Mystery and Imagination Unknown 1966-01-29
Series Play of the Month Unknown 1965-10-19
Movie The Wars of the Roses King Richard III 1965-04-08
Movie The Paradise Suite Jamie Norton 1963-02-24
Movie The Cherry Orchard Trofimov 1962-04-17
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24