Geoffrey Rush

Actor / Film Producer | * 07/06/1951 (70) | Toowoomba, Queensland (Australia)
Geoffrey Roy Rush (born 6 July 1951) is an Australian actor and narrator. He is among 24 people who have won the Triple Crown of Acting: an Academy Award for film, a Primetime Emmy Award for television, and a Tony Award for theatre. In film, he won an Academy Award for Best Actor for Shine (1996), and was nominated again for his performances in the romantic comedy Shakespeare in Love (1998), the period drama Quills (2000), and historical drama The King's Speech (2010). He is particularly known for his role as Captain Barbossa in the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise (2003-2017), and has appeared in films including the historical film Elizabeth (1998), the film adaptation of Victor Hugo's novel Les Misérables (1998) opposite Liam Neeson, the biographical film ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Adventure

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Awards & Nominations for Geoffrey Rush

Centenary Medal Companion of The Order of Australia Academy Award for Best Actor Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play Theatre World Award Australian of The Year BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie 2x Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor 2x Academy Award for Best Actor European Film Award – People's Choice Award for Best European Film

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Movies with Geoffrey Rush as Actor(52)

as Mike 'Storm Boy' Kingley2019 Storm Boy
as Alberto Giacometti2017 Final Portrait
as Ra2016 Gods of Egypt
as Himself - Narrator (voice)2015 Unity
as Henry2015 The Daughter
as Narrator (voice)2015 Minions
as Barry2015 Holding the Man
as Virgil Oldman2013 The Best Offer
as Hans Hubermann2013 The Book Thief
as Tomar-Re (voice)2011 Green Lantern
as Captain Hector Barbossa2011 Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
as Basil Hunter2011 The Eye of the Storm
as Lionel Logue2010 The King's Speech
as Angel (voice)2009 $9.99
as Father Benedictus2009 Bran Nue Dae
as Captain Hector Barbossa2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End
as Sir Francis Walsingham2007 Elizabeth: The Golden Age
as himself2006 Whaledreamers
as Caspar2006 Candy
as Captain Hector Barbossa2006 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest
as Ephraim2005 Munich
as Narrator (voice)2003 Harvie Krumpet
as Donovan Donaly2003 Intolerable Cruelty
as Superintendent Francis Hare2003 Ned Kelly
as Nigel (voice)2003 Finding Nemo
as Harold Fingleton2003 Swimming Upstream
as Harry Plummer2002 The Banger Sisters
as Leon Trotsky2002 Frida
as John Knox2001 Lantana
as Harold " Harry " Pendel2001 The Tailor of Panama
as Bunyip Bluegum (voice)2000 The Magic Pudding
as Marquis de Sade2000 Quills
as Stephen H. Price1999 House on Haunted Hill
as Casanova Frankenstein1999 Mystery Men
as Sir Francis Walsingham1998 Elizabeth
as Godfrey Usher1998 A Little Bit of Soul
as Javert1998 Les Misérables
as Philip Henslowe1998 Shakespeare in Love
as Narrator (voice)1997 Oscar and Lucinda
as David Helfgott1996 Shine
as Zachary Welch1996 Children of the Revolution
as Harry Chisholm1996 Twisted Tales
as Sir Andrew Aguecheek1987 Twelfth Night
as Floor Manager1982 Starstruck

TV Shows/Series with Geoffrey Rush as Actor(10)

as Albert Einstein2017 Genius
as himself2016 Chelsea
as Narrator (voice)2010 Lowdown
as himself2007 The Graham Norton Show
as Geoff2002 Kath & Kim

Movies with Geoffrey Rush as Crew(2)

Production/Executive Producer2019 Storm Boy
Production/Executive Producer2010 The King's Speech

Full Name: Geoffrey Rush
Citizenship: Australia
Born: Friday, 07/06 1951 (July) in Toowoomba, Queensland (Australia) (current age: 70 years + 26 days)
Zodiac sign: Cancer (Chinese zodiac sign: Rabbit)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: University of Queensland
Spouses (current/former): Jane Menelaus
Student of: Jacques Lecoq
Other names for Geoffrey Rush (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Джеффри Раш"
"Geoffrey Roy Rush"
Geoffrey Rush frequently works together with these people:
Terry Rossio (11x, Crew)
Ted Elliott (8x, Crew)
Kevin Bacon (7x, Actor)
Nikki Barrett (7x, Crew)
Charlize Theron (6x, Actress)
Sally Field (6x, Actress)
Charles Gibson (6x, Crew)
Chad Oman (6x, Crew)
Johnny Depp (5x, Actor)
Tim Hands (5x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:359, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 07/08/2021