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Gerard James Butler (born 13 November 1969) is a Scottish actor who has appeared on film, stage, and television. A trained lawyer, Butler turned to acting in the mid-1990s with small roles in productions such as the James Bond film Tomorrow Never Dies (1997), which he followed with steady work on television, most notably in the American miniseries Attila (2001). He garnered critical acclaim for his breakthrough work as the lead in Joel Schumacher's 2004 film adaptation of the musical The Phantom of the Opera. In 2007, Butler gained worldwide recognition through his portrayal of King Leonidas in the film 300. Since then, he has appeared in projects including P.S. I Love You (2007), Nim's Island (2008), RocknRolla (2008), The Ugly Truth (2009), Gamer (2009), Law Abiding Citizen (2009), The Bounty Hunter (2010), and How to Train Your Dragon (2010). Description above from the Wikipedia article Gerard Butler, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.
November 13, 1969, Paisley, Scotland, UK
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1997 Tomorrow Never DiesLeading Seaman - HMS Devonshire 2002 Reign of FireCreedy 2003 Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of LifeTerry Sheridan 2007 300King Leonidas 2010 How to Train Your DragonStoick the Vast (voice) 2013 Olympus Has FallenProducer and Mike Banning 2014 How to Train Your Dragon 2Stoick the Vast (voice) 2016 London Has FallenProducer and Mike Banning 2016 Gods of EgyptSet 2017 GeostormJake Lawson 2018 Den of ThievesProducer and Nick Flanagan 2018 Hunter KillerProducer and Captain Joe Glass 2019 How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden WorldStoick the Vast (voice) 2019 How to Train Your Dragon: HomecomingStoick the Vast (voice) 2019 Angel Has FallenProducer and Mike BanningLimited to the 15 most popular items