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Peter O'Toole

Film Producer / Actor / Film Director | * 08/02/1932 († 81, 12/14/2013) | Connemara, County Galway, Ireland
Peter Seamus O'Toole (2 August 1932 – 14 December 2013) was a British stage and film actor of Irish descent. He attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and began working in the theatre, gaining recognition as a Shakespearean actor at the Bristol Old Vic and with the English Stage Company. In 1959 he made his West End debut in The Long and the Short and the Tall. Making his film debut in 1959, O'Toole achieved international recognition playing T. E. Lawrence in Lawrence of Arabia (1962) for which he received his first nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actor. He was nominated for this award another seven times – for playing King Henry II in both Becket (1964) and The Lion in Winter (1968), Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1969), The Ruling Class (1972), The Stunt Man (1980), ()
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Peter Seamus Lorcan O'Toole (born 2 August 1932) was an Irish actor of stage and screen who achieved stardom in 1962 playing T. E. Lawrence in Lawrence of Arabia. He went on to become a highly-honoured film and stage actor. He has been nominated for eight Academy Awards, and holds the record for most competitive Academy Award acting nominations without a win. He has won four Golden Globes, a BAFTA, and an Emmy, and was the recipient of an Honorary Academy Award in 2003 for his body of work. O'Toole died on 14 December 2013 at Wellington Hospital in St John's Wood, London, aged 81. His funeral was held at Golders Green Crematorium in London on 21 December 2013, where he was cremated in a wicker coffin.

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

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Awards & Nominations for Peter O'Toole

Academy Honorary Award 2x Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy 2x BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role 2x Golden Globe Award for New Star of The Year – Actor 2x Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama 3x David Di Donatello for Best Foreign Actor 2x National Board of Review Award for Best Actor National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Actor David Di Donatello Award for Best Supporting Actor Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie Golden Globe Award 8x Academy Award for Best Actor 5x Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama Golden Globe Award for New Star of The Year – Actor 3x Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy 5x National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Actor Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie David Di Donatello Award for Best Supporting Actor BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role Laurence Olivier Award for Best Comedy Performance 2x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie Satellite Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture BIFA Award for Best Performance by An Actor in a British Independent Film Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Actor Satellite Award for Best Actor in a Musical or Comedy BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Actor Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Supporting Actor

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Movies with Peter O'Toole as Actor(85)

as Himself - Actor (archive footage)2020 Omar Sharif: Citizen of the World
as Tugboat2015 Diamond Cartel
as Narrator2012 Eldorado
as Lord Pelican2010 Eager to Die
as Glen2008 Christmas Cottage
as Fisk Senior2008 Dean Spanley
as Anton Ego (voice)2007 Ratatouille
as King of Stormhold2007 Stardust
as Samuel, the Prophet2006 One Night with the King
as Maurice2006 Venus
as The Duke2005 Lassie
as Narrador2005 Mystic India
as Priam2004 Troy
as Augustus Caesar2003 Augustus: The First Emperor
as JJ Curtis2002 The Final Curtain
as Lord Foxley2002 Global Heresy
as William Williamson1999 Molokai: The Story of Father Damien
as Jeffrey Bernard1999 Jeffrey Bernard Is Unwell
as Mr. Ravenscroft1999 The Manor
as Dr. Timothy Flyte1998 Phantoms
as Colonel Edgar Carey-Lewis1998 Coming Home
as Sir Arthur Conan Doyle1997 FairyTale: A True Story
as Clarence, Earl of Emsworth1995 Heavy Weather
as Emil Saber1993 The Seventh Coin
as Lord Sarn1992 Rebecca's Daughters
as Maj. Lyautey1991 Isabelle Eberhardt
as Sir Cedric Charles Willingham1991 King Ralph
as Pantaloon (voice)1990 The Nutcracker Prince
as John Sidney Howard1990 Crossing to Freedom
as Cesar Valentin1990 Wings of Fame
as Prince Meleagre1990 The Rainbow Thief
as Prof. Yan McShoul1989 On a Moonlit Night
as Peter Plunkett1988 High Spirits
as Reginal Flemming Johnson1987 The Last Emperor
as Governor Anthony Cloyden Hayes1986 Club Paradise
as Dr. Harry Wolper1985 Creator
as Lama1984 Kim
as Zaltar1984 Supergirl
as Himself / Zaltar1984 Supergirl: The Making of the Movie
as Anton Bosnyak1983 Svengali
as Sherlock Holmes (voice)1983 Sherlock Holmes and a Study in Scarlet
as Professor Henry Higgins1983 Pygmalion
as Sherlock Holmes (voice)1983 Sherlock Holmes and the Valley of Fear
as Sherlock Holmes (voice)1983 Sherlock Holmes and the Sign of Four
as Sherlock Holmes (voice)1983 Sherlock Holmes and the Baskerville Curse
as Alan Swann1982 My Favorite Year
as Jack Tanner1982 Man and Superman
as Eli Cross1980 The Stunt Man
as Tiberius1979 Caligula
as Lord Chelmsford1979 Zulu Dawn
as Colonel Zeller1978 Power Play
as Sir Robert Thorndyke1976 Rogue Male
as Liviu1976 Foxtrot
as Larry Martin1975 Rosebud
as Robinson Crusoe1975 Man Friday
as Captain Tom Cat1972 Under Milk Wood
as Don Quixote De La Mancha / Miguel de Cervantes / Alonso Quijana1972 Man of La Mancha
as Jack Arnold Alexander Tancred Gurney - 14th Earl of Gurney1972 The Ruling Class
as Murphy1971 Murphy's War
as Sir Charles Ferguson1970 Brotherly Love
as Arthur Chipping1969 Goodbye, Mr. Chips
as Henry II1968 The Lion in Winter
as Capt. Charles Edstaston1968 Great Catherine
as Scottish Piper (uncredited)1967 Casino Royale
as General Tanz1967 The Night of the Generals
as The Three Angels1966 The Bible: In the Beginning...
as Simon Dermott1966 How to Steal a Million
as Lord Jim1965 Lord Jim
as Michael James1965 What's New Pussycat?
as his King / King Henry II1964 Becket
as T.E. Lawrence1962 Lawrence of Arabia
as Robin MacGregor1960 Kidnapped
as First Trooper1960 The Savage Innocents

TV Shows/Series with Peter O'Toole as Actor(21)

as Bishop Cauchon2020 Toolbelt Diva
as Bishop Pierre Cauchon2020 Toolbelt Diva
as himself2013 Talking Pictures
as King of Lilliput2013 Cruel Palace: War of Flowers
as Lionel Relic2009 Iron Road
as Pope Paul III2007 The Tudors
as President Paul von Hindenburg2003 Hitler: The Rise of Evil
as Barry Newman1991 Civvies
as himself1982 Wogan
as Lucius Flavius Silva1981 Masada
as Himself - Guest1968 The Dick Cavett Show
as Giacomo Casanova1967 Verräter
1952 Today

Movies with Peter O'Toole as Crew(2)

Directing/Director1999 Jeffrey Bernard Is Unwell
Production/Producer1999 Jeffrey Bernard Is Unwell

Full Name: Peter Séamus O'Toole
Born: Tuesday, 08/02 1932 (August) in Leeds
Died: Saturday, 12/14 2013 (December) in Wellington Hospital, London (aged: 81)
Zodiac sign: Leo (Chinese zodiac sign: Monkey)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Royal Academy of Dramatic Art
Member of: Royal Shakespeare Company
Spouses (current/former): Siân Phillips
Children: Kate O'Toole, Lorcan O'Toole
Influenced by/Role models: Eric Porter
Other names for Peter O'Toole (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Питер О’Тул"
"Peter Seamus Lorcan O’Toole"
"Peter O’Toole"
Peter O'Toole frequently works together with these people:
Tyra Banks (9x, Actress)
Hugh Jackman (8x, Actor)
Drew Barrymore (8x, Actress)
Kelly Clarkson (8x, Actress)
Tony Bennett (8x, Actor)
Natalie Cole (8x, Actress)
Denzel Washington (7x, Actor)
Harrison Ford (7x, Actor)
Robin Williams (7x, Actor)
Annette Bening (7x, Actress)
George Carlin (7x, Actor)
Maude Spector (7x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:1329, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 07/14/2020