Person Details

Birthday: 1944-05-05 20:28:05

Aliases: John Rhys Davies , Jonathan Rhys-Davies , John Rhys-Davis , Джон Рис-Дэвис

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Ammanford, Wales, UK

Homepage: https://johnsonlaird.com/our-actors/John-Rhys-Davies

Movie Involvements: 130

TV Involvements: 27


Most Famous Work

Biography

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   John Rhys-Davies (born 5 May 1944) is a Welsh actor and vocal artist. He is perhaps best known for playing the charismatic Arab excavator Sallah in the Indiana Jones films and the dwarf Gimli in The Lord of the Rings trilogy, in which he also voiced the ent, Treebeard. He also played Agent Michael Malone in the 1993 remake of the 1950s television series The Untouchables, Professor Maximillian Arturo in Sliders, King Richard I in Robin of Sherwood, General Leonid Pushkin in the James Bond film The Living Daylights, and Macro in I, Claudius. Additionally, he provided the voices of Cassim in Disney's Aladdin and the King of Thieves, Man Ray in SpongeBob SquarePants, and Tobias in the computer game Freelancer. He is also the narrator for the TV show Wildboyz. Description above from the Wikipedia article  John Rhys-Davies, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Most Famous Work

Aquaman
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7

Aquaman

(2018) Brine King (voice)
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
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8
Star Trek: Voyager
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8

Star Trek: Voyager

(1995) Leonardo da Vinci
Once Upon a Time
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7

Once Upon a Time

(2011) Narrator (voice)
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
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9

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

(2003) Gimli / Treebeard (voice)
The Pilgrim's Progress
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8

The Pilgrim's Progress

(2019) Evangelist (voice)
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
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8

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

(2002) Gimli / Treebeard (voice)
The Shannara Chronicles
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7

The Shannara Chronicles

(2016) Eventine Elessedil

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2021 Raphael
Self - Actor (archive footage)
Archie
2020 Douglas Haig
Mason
Henry
Galahad (voice)
Vladimir
N/A
Einar
Bouchard
2019 Warnie (voice)
Jow
Dr. Hermann
Evangelist (voice)
2018 Brine King (voice)
Jack
2017 Narrator
2016 Pinky Steuben
Martin Avdeitch
Peter
Eventine
Hanson
2015 John Ruskin (voice)
Burt
Narrator
Charles Kemp
Annas
Annas
Himself
2014 Voice
Mr. Bezzeredes
Caiphas
Colonel Carlos Dillard
Vocifer
2013 Prof. Hayden Masterton
N/A
Kostas Jakobatos
Ralph Dillard
Doctor
2012 Narrator / Santa (voice)
Malcom Andrews
2011 Grand Pabbie (voice)
Narrator (voice)
Eusi
N/A
Narrator
Senator Jackson Crenshaw
Himeself (Narrator)
2010 Green
Dr. Watson (voice)
Elliot Carbon
2009 John Hammond
Narrator
N/A
Murdoch
2008 Horace
Narrator
Sangimel
Yale Ericson
Murdoch
2007 Merick
N/A
The Greek
2006 Mordecai
Self
Curator
Thorton (voice)
2005 Phillippe
Mr. Andrew Benton
Father Kevin
Bill Jeffrey
N/A
Professor Lampley
Captain Randolph
N/A
2004 Self
Self
Self
Narrator
N/A
Viscount Mabrey
Porthos
Captain
King Fastrad
Narrator
2003 Narrator
Gimli / Treebeard (voice)
Self - Gimli / Treebeard
Self
Self
Self
Self
N/A
Presidente Hugo Luis Ramos
N/A
Cmdr. Hammerstock-Smythe
Lord Hades (voice)
Narrator
Narrator (voice)
Narrator
King Priam of Troy
Ranjan's Father (voice)
2002 Gimli / Treebeard (voice)
Anthony Bricklin
Police Lt. Wyznowski
Gimli (archive footage) (uncredited)
Self - Gimli
Self - Gimli
Self - Gimli
Self
Self - Gimli
N/A
Dr. Matthew Sallin
2001 Himself - Narrator (voice)
Gimli
Himself
Himself
N/A
2000 Ivan
N/A
King Akron
Captain Barrett
1999 Nigel Kent
1998 Rasheed
1997 Mustafa
Woolie Mammoth (voice)
1996 Jacques Duvalier
N/A
Cassim (voice)
Johnny Windsor
Pugachev
Vigo Haman
Inspector Marais
1995 Luther
N/A
N/A
Maximillian Arturo
Leonardo da Vinci
1994 N/A
Charles Brickens (voice)
N/A
N/A
Bruder Parvus
N/A
Neighbour
1993 Kessel
Stockton
Captain Galil
Professor Warren
N/A
1992 Maurice Treville
Host
Nick
Rudi Von Kseenbaum
Professor George Challenger
Phillip Graff
Challanger
1991 N/A
Joe Gargery
El Zaidan
Flynn
O'Connor
Gribov
Flynn
N/A
1990 Mossad Chief
1989 Richard Marriott
Donwaldo
Carl Boardman
N/A
Sallah
Wilson Fisk
1988 Zeus
Sammy Mutterperl
Rossi
N/A
Werewolf
Quillan Gornt
N/A
1987 Chief Murphy
Edward Tremaine
General Leonid Pushkin
1986 Corky Taylor
Chris Tucker
1985 Dogati
1984 Mustapha
Harry Waverly
Baron Fortinbras
Grimshaw
Babu
N/A
Simon
1983 Rasoul
Gamal Abdel Nasser
N/A
Tanyatos
1982 Andre Cassell
Front de Boeuf
1981 Smith
Himself
Sallah
Silas
Stephanos Markoulis
1980 Salerio
Vasco Rodrigues
N/A
1979 Self - Panellist
Capucius, Ambassador from Emperor Charles V
Solicitor
1978 Nestor
N/A
N/A
George Trenett
N/A
1977 N/A
Nakura (as John Rhys Davies)
N/A
1976 N/A
N/A
Naevius Sutorius Macro
1975 Barndoor
N/A
Ron Brett
1974 Rugby Player
N/A
1973 N/A
1972 N/A
1971 N/A
N/A
1962 N/A
1955 N/A
- Desmond Wilhorn
Host
Year Character Movie/Tv

Writing

Year Role Movie/Tv
1995 Story
Year Role Movie/Tv

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