John Malkovich

Actor / Film Producer / Film Director / Screenwriter / Theatre Director | * 12/09/1953 (70) | Christopher, Illinois (United States of America (USA))
John Gavin Malkovich (born December 9, 1953) is an American actor. He is the recipient of several accolades, including a Primetime Emmy Award, in addition to nominations for two Academy Awards, a BAFTA Award, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, and three Golden Globe Awards. Malkovich started his career as a charter member of the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago in 1976. He moved to New York City acting in a Steppenwolf production of the Sam Shepard play True West (1980). He made his Broadway debut as Biff in the revival of the Arthur Miller play Death of a Salesman (1984). He directed the Harold Pinter play The Caretaker (1986), and acted in Lanford Wilson's Burn This (1987). Malkovich has received two Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor nominations for Places in the Heart (1984), and In The Line of Fire (1993). Other notable film roles include in The Killing Fields (1984), ()
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An American actor, producer, director, and fashion designer. Over the last 30 years of his career, Malkovich has appeared in more than 70 motion pictures. For his roles in Places in the Heart and In The Line of Fire, he received Academy Award nominations. He has also appeared in well-received films such as Empire of the Sun, The Killing Fields, Dangerous Liaisons, Of Mice and Men, Being John Malkovich, Burn After Reading, RED, and Warm Bodies, as well as producing numerous films, including Juno and The Perks of Being a Wallflower. Malkovich attended exclusively Illinois schools throughout his childhood and into adulthood, building a community of like-minded performers such as Joan Allen, Gary Sinise and Glenne Headly, all of whom co-founded the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in 1976. After appearing in numerous stage productions, Malkovich began acting in feature films in the late 1970s, garnering critical acclaim for his numerous dramatic and comedic roles in films such as Dangerous Liasions, Of Mice and Men, Being John Malkovich, and Burn After Reading. In keeping with his renaissance-man image, he created his own fashion company, Mrs. Mudd, in 2002. Malkovich continues to act, direct and produce numerous movies per year, and is considered one of the most influential voices in modern cinema. .

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Thriller

Known for these Movies & Shows

Awards & Nominations for John Malkovich

Donostia Award Theatre World Award Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie Order of Merit (ukraine), 3rd Class Order of Danica Hrvatska Clarence Derwent Awards 2x Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor
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Movies with John Malkovich as Actor(132)

as Andrew Blake2023 Mr. Blake At Your Service!
as Hero2023 100 Years
as Leiermann2023 A Winter's Journey
2023 Opus
as Walker Percy2023 Thelma
as Beach Miller2023 The Line
as Ed Cote2023 Fool's Paradise
as The Artist2022 Mindcage
as Glen Follett2022 White Elephant
as Peter2022 Savage Salvation
as Dr. Karn2022 Chariot
as Ronald2022 Shattered
as Aaron Ramsey2021 The Survivalist
as Sam Nelson2021 Rogue Hostage
as Dr. Felton2020 Last Call
as Wes Tauros2020 Valley of the Gods
as Bright2020 Arkansas
as Duke2020 Ava
as Piers2019 Velvet Buzzsaw
as Douglas2018 Bird Box
as The Narrator2018 The Music Critic
as Bishop2018 Mile 22
as Sid Newberry2018 Supercon
as Leslie Goodwin2017 I Love You, Daddy
as Bob Hunter2017 Unlocked
as Laurence2017 The Wilde Wedding
as Port (archive footage)2017 Ryuichi Sakamoto: Coda
as Walker2017 Bullet Head
as Satur Diman Cha2017 Just Call Me God
as Chazz Spencer2016 Zoolander 2
as Donald Vidrine2016 Deepwater Horizon
as All characters2016 Psychogenic Fugue
as Dave (voice)2014 Penguins of Madagascar
as himself2014 Noseland
as Bogdanovitch2014 Cesar Chavez
as Giacomo2014 Casanova Variations
as Sheriff Vogel2014 Cut Bank
as Marvin Boggs2013 RED 2
as Vinny2013 Ecstasy
as Colonel Grigio2013 Warm Bodies
as Grandfather Kuzya2013 Siberian Education
as General Wellington2012 Lines of Wellington
as himself2012 Side by Side
as Bruce Brazos2011 Transformers: Dark of the Moon
as Lucien Laurin2010 Secretariat
as himself2010 Saturday Night
as Mort2010 Drunkboat
as Marvin Boggs2010 RED
as Turnbull2010 Jonah Hex
as himself2008 Music at the Sea
as Michael2008 Gardens of the Night
as Pavlov2008 In Tranzit
as David Lurie2008 Disgrace
as Osborne Cox2008 Burn After Reading
as Buck Howard2008 The Great Buck Howard
as Constantine2008 Mutant Chronicles
as Rev. Gustav Briegleb2008 Changeling
as Joseph Kay2008 Afterwards
as Unferth2007 Beowulf
as King Galbatorix2006 Eragon
as Professor Sandiford2006 Art School Confidential
as Gustav Klimt2006 Klimt
as Exorcist2006 The Call
as Alan Conway2005 Colour Me Kubrick
as Charles II2004 The Libertine
as Pascal Sauvage2003 Johnny English
as Comandante John Walesa2003 A Talking Picture
as Tom Ripley2002 Ripley's Game
as Abimael Guzman (uncredited)2002 The Dancer Upstairs
as Self (uncredited)2002 Adaptation.
as Monsieur Numance2001 Savage Souls
as John Crawford2001 I’m Going Home
as Omar Jonnson2001 Hotel
as Teddy Deserve2001 Knockaround Guys
as Herman Mankiewicz2000 RKO 281
as F. W. Murnau2000 Shadow of the Vampire
as Roberto1999 Ladies Room
as John Horatio Malkovich1999 Being John Malkovich
as Le Baron de Charlus1999 Time Regained
as Teddy KGB1998 Rounders
as Cyrus "The Virus" Grissom1997 Con Air
as Abel1996 The Ogre
as himself1996 Cannes Man
as Gilbert Osmond1996 The Portrait of a Lady
as Dr. Henry Jekyll / Edward Hyde1996 Mary Reilly
as General Thomas Timms1996 Mulholland Falls
as The Director1995 Beyond the Clouds
as Michael1995 The Convent
as Carlitos Páez / Narrator (uncredited)1993 Alive
as Kurtz1993 Heart of Darkness
as Mitch Leary1993 In the Line of Fire
as Agent St. Anne1992 Jennifer Eight
as Lennie Small1992 Of Mice and Men
as Jake Bartholomew1991 The Object of Beauty
as Eliot1991 Queens Logic
as Clown1991 Shadows and Fog
as Port1990 The Sheltering Sky
as himself1989 Decade
as Barry Maxwell1988 Miles from Home
as Vicomte Sébastien de Valmont1988 Dangerous Liaisons
as Basie1987 Empire of the Sun
as Tom Wingfield1987 The Glass Menagerie
as Santa Claus (voice)1987 Santabear's High Flying Adventure
as Jeff Peters / Ulysses1987 Making Mr. Right
as Ben Stark1986 Rocket to the Moon
as Nicholas 'Nick' Gage1985 Eleni
as Biff Loman1985 Death of a Salesman
as Lee1984 True West
as Al Rockoff1984 The Killing Fields
as Mr. Will1984 Places in the Heart
as Gary1981 Word of Honor

TV Shows/Series with John Malkovich as Actor(25)

as Lucien Lelong2024 The New Look
2023 Ballet
as Dr. Adrian Mallory2020 Space Force
as The Impressive Clergyman2020 Home Movie: The Princess Bride
as Giovanni Paolo III / Sir John Brannox2020 The New Pope
as Hercule Poirot2018 The ABC Murders
as Blackbeard2014 Crossbones
as himself2011 The Jonathan Ross Show
as himself2007 The Graham Norton Show
as Charles Talleyrand2002 Napoleon
as Javert2000 Les Misérables
as himself1996 The Daily Show
as Self - Guest1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien
as Deeley1991 Performance
as himself1986 American Masters
as Ben Stark1982 American Playhouse
as himself1981 Wetten, dass..?
as Self - Host1975 Saturday Night Live

Movies with John Malkovich as Crew(15)

Writing/Writer2023 100 Years
Production/Producer2022 Shattered
Sound/Sound Mixer2019 Gotta Get Down to It
Production/Executive Producer2017 The Wilde Wedding
Production/Producer2015 Demolition
Production/Producer2012 The Perks of Being a Wallflower
Production/Executive Producer2011 Young Adult
Production/Producer2007 Juno
Production/Producer2006 Art School Confidential
Production/Producer2004 The Libertine
Production/Producer2003 Kill the Poor
Directing/Director2002 The Dancer Upstairs
Production/Producer2002 The Dancer Upstairs
Production/Producer2001 Ghost World
Production/Executive Producer1988 The Accidental Tourist

Full Name: John Malkovich
Born: Wednesday, 12/09 1953 (December) in Christopher, Illinois (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 70 years + 169 days)
Zodiac sign: Sagittarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Snake)
Languages: English (EN, native language), French (FR)
Educated at: Illinois State University, Eastern Illinois University, Benton Consolidated High School
Spouses (current/former): Glenne Headly
Other names for John Malkovich (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Джон Малкович"
"جون مالكوفيتش"
"존 말코비치"
"จอห์น มัลโควิช"
"John Gavin Malkovich"
"Τζον Μάλκοβιτς"
John Malkovich frequently works together with these people:
Andy Samberg (31x, Actor)
Bill Hader (24x, Actor)
Kristen Wiig (20x, Actress)
Fred Armisen (19x, Actor)
Kenan Thompson (16x, Actor)
Will Forte (15x, Actor)
Russell Smith (13x, Crew)
Tom Hanks (11x, Actor)
Seth Rogen (11x, Actor)
Amy Poehler (11x, Actress)
Will Ferrell (10x, Actor)
Lianne Halfon (10x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:256, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 05/22/2024