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Bernard Hill

Born in 1944, Bernard Hill is a British actor of film, stage and television. He is best known to British television viewers for playing Yosser Hughes in the groundbreaking 1982 TV series Boys from the Blackstuff. On film he has played Captain Edward John Smith in Titanic, King Théoden in The Lord of the Rings film trilogy, and the Warden of San Quentin Prison in the Clint Eastwood film True Crime. Hill is the only actor to have appeared in more than one of the three films awarded 11 Oscars, and one of only three actors to have starred in more than one film grossing more than $1 billion USD, namely: Titanic and The Return of the King (the others being Orlando Bloom who also starred in The Return of the King, as well as Pirates of the Caribbean and Johnny Depp who also starred in Pirates of the Caribbean, as well as Alice in Wonderland). Hill has appeared in three films which have won Best Picture: Gandhi, Titanic, and The Return of the King.


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Born:
Dec 17, 1944 In Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Movie/TV Credits:
83
First Appeared:
In the movie Hard Labour 1973-03-12
Latest Project:
Movie Interlude: City of a Dead Woman 2017-04-06
Known For
Poster of Wild China
Poster of The Gambling Man

Bernard Hill Movies Filmography

Movie
Interlude: City of a Dead Woman
Richard 2017-04-06
Movie
Golden Years
Arthur 2016-04-29
Series
Unforgotten
Father Robert Greaves 2015-10-08
Series
Wolf Hall
Duke of Norfolk 2015-01-21
Series
From There to Here
Samuel 2014-05-22
Movie
Outpost 11
Cranleigh 2012-09-01
Movie
ParaNorman
Judge Hopkins (voice) 2012-08-03
Movie
Titanic: The Final Word with James Cameron
Captain EJ Smith 2012-04-08
Movie
The Kid
Uncle David 2010-04-22
Movie
Canoe Man
John Darwin 2010-03-30
Series
Wild China
Himself - Narrator 2008-05-11
Series
Fairy Tales
Unknown 2008-01-10
Movie
Valkyrie
General - Desert Sequence 2008-12-25
Series
Sunshine
George Crosby 2008-10-07
Movie
Franklyn
Esser 2008-10-16
Movie
Save Angel Hope
Oscar Kurz 2007-10-20
Movie
Exodus
Pharoah Mann 2007-09-04
Movie
The Heart of the Earth
Sr. Crown 2007-03-17
Series
Five Days
2007-01-23
Movie
Ocean Odyssey
Narrator 2006-05-24
Series
Surviving Disaster
Himself - Narrator 2006-01-10
Movie
Joy Division
Dennis 2006-11-17
Movie
Cruel Sea: The Penlee Lifeboat Disaster
Narrator (voice) 2006-08-01
Movie
No Go: The Free Derry Story
Narrator (voice) 2006-09-06
Movie
A Very Social Secretary
2005-10-10
Movie
Cameras in Middle-Earth
Self 2004-12-14
Movie
Wimbledon
Edward Colt 2004-09-13
Series
The Grid
2004-07-19
Movie
The Boys from County Clare
John Joe 2003-09-12
Movie
Designing Middle-Earth
Self 2003-11-18
Movie
Warriors of the Third Age
Self 2003-11-18
Movie
Gothika
Phil Parsons 2003-11-21
Movie
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
Théoden 2003-12-01
Movie
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
Théoden 2002-12-18
Movie
The Scorpion King
Philos 2002-04-18
Movie
The Criminal
Det. Insp. Walker 2001-01-01
Movie
Going Off Big Time
Murray 2000-09-21
Movie
Eisenstein
The voice of Stalin 2000-09-08
Movie
A Question of Faith
Frederick 2000-01-01
Movie
True Crime
Warden Luther Plunkitt 1999-03-19
Movie
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Egeus 1999-04-25
Movie
The Loss of Sexual Innocence
Susan's Father 1999-04-29
Movie
Titanic
Edward Smith 1997-11-18
Movie
The Wind in the Willows
The Engine Driver 1996-10-16
Movie
The Ghost and the Darkness
Dr. David Hawthorne 1996-10-11
Series
The Gambling Man
Frank nickle 1995-02-26
Movie
Madagascar Skin
Flint 1995-01-26
Movie
Dirtysomething
1994-04-06
Movie
Skallagrigg
John 1994-03-09
Series
Once Upon A Time In The North
Len Tollit 1994-05-03
Movie
Speaking In Tongues
1994-07-27
Movie
Olly's Prison
Mike 1993-05-01
Movie
The Art of Tripping
1993-02-23
Movie
Shepherd on the Rock
Tam Ferrier 1993-01-01
Movie
Double X: The Name of the Game
Ignatius 'Iggy' Smith 1992-06-05
Movie
Mountains of the Moon
Dr. David Livingstone 1990-02-16
Movie
Shirley Valentine
Joe Bradshaw 1989-08-30
Movie
Drowning by Numbers
Madgett 1988-09-10
Movie
Boy Soldier
Officer 1987-01-29
Movie
Bellman and True
Hiller 1987-01-01
Movie
Theban Plays: Antigone
Messenger 1986-09-19
Movie
No Surrender
Bernard 1985-09-11
Movie
Restless Natives
Will's father 1985-01-01
Movie
Squaring the Circle
Lech Walesa 1984-05-23
Movie
The Bounty
William Cole 1984-05-04
Movie
The Chain
Nick 1984-01-01
Movie
Runners
Trevor Field 1983-08-18
Movie
The Tragedy of Richard III
First Murderer 1983-01-23
Movie
Henry VI Part 3
Duke of York 1983-01-16
Movie
Henry VI Part 2
Duke of York 1983-01-09
Movie
Henry VI Part 1
Duke of York / Master Gunner Of Orleans 1983-01-02
Series
Boys from the Blackstuff
Yosser Hughes 1982-10-10
Movie
Gandhi
Sergeant Putnam 1982-11-30
Movie
Fox
1980-03-10
Series
Fox
1980-03-10
Movie
The Black Stuff
Yosser Hughes 1980-01-02
Movie
She Fell Among Thieves
Carson 1978-03-01
Movie
The Spongers
Sullivan 1978-01-24
Movie
Professional Foul
1977-09-21
Movie
It Could Happen to You
Syph 1976-11-11
Series
I, Claudius
Gratus 1976-09-20
Movie
Trial by Combat
Blind Freddie 1976-04-01
Movie
Hard Labour
Edward Thornley 1973-03-12