Person Details

Birthday: 1940-08-31 16:54:16

Aliases: No known aliases

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Movie Involvements: 59

TV Involvements: 4


Most Famous Work

Biography

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jack Thompson, AM (born 31 August 1940) is an Australian actor and one of the major figures of Australian cinema. He was educated at the University of Queensland, before embarking on his acting career. In 2002, he was made an honorary member of the Australian Cinematographers Society (ACS). He is best known as a lead actor in several acclaimed Australian films including such classics as Wake in Fright (1971), Sunday Too Far Away (1975), The Man from Snowy River (1982) and Breaker Morant (1980). He won Cannes and AFI acting awards for the latter film. He was the recipient of a Living Legend Award at the 2005 Inside Film Awards. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jack Thompson, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia


Most Famous Work

Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones
Average
7
Original Sin
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6

Original Sin

(2001) Alan Jordan
Broken Arrow
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6

Broken Arrow

(1996) Chairman, Joint Chief of Staff
The Light Between Oceans
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7

The Light Between Oceans

(2016) Ralph Addicott
Flesh + Blood
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7

Flesh + Blood

(1985) Hawkwood
Australia
Average
7

Australia

(2008) Kipling Flynn
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark
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6
Wake in Fright
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8

Wake in Fright

(2012) Dick

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2019 N/A
2018 Mayor
2017 Himself
Bob Myers
Self
N/A
Harris
2016 Ralph Addicott
William Gray
2015 Narrator
Narrator
2014 Cardinal Neville
Mr. O'Donnell
2013 Warden
Charlie Murray
Coach Chang
2012 Dick
2011 Orpheus
2010 Harris
US Federal Judge
2009 N/A
2008 Kipling Flynn
N/A
Harvey
2007 Bandy
N/A
2006 Congressman Breimer
Richard
2005 Skippy
Narrator
Frederic Schist
2004 N/A
Jack Jones
2002 Cliegg Lars
2001 Alan Jordan
Captain George Brackett
2000 Buncle (voice)
1997 Sonny Seiler
Harry
Alexander
1996 Jack McLeod
The Governor
Mike
Chairman, Joint Chief of Staff
The Judge
1995 Harry Mitchell
Sam Garner
1994 Richard
1993 Ed, Feed the World Foundation Manager
John Ricketts
1992 Jack Neville
Ralph
1989 N/A
1988 Stuart Irving
1987 Trebilcock
Robert O'Hara Burke
Aubrey Dubose
Bernard O'Reilly
1986 Nick Stenning
Party Guest
1985 Hawkwood
1983 Group Capt. Hicksley
1982 Stan Graham
Clancy
Robert Crosbie
Ariel
1980 Major J.F. Thomas
Laurie Holden
Rev. Neville
Ross Daley
1979 Simon Morris
1976 Detective Manwaring
Ted
1975 Scobie Malone
Foley
1974 Tony Petersen
1973 N/A
1971 N/A
1969 Ted
Moran
Year Character Movie/Tv

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