American actor and producer Gerard ButlerBorn in Glasgow (Scotland, UK) November 13, 1969 in the family of Edward and Margaret Butler. Six months after birth, Butler Sr. moved his family to Montreal. Even before Gerrard celebrated his second birthday, his parents divorced.
Theatre fond of at school. At the age of twelve, he made his debut on stage in one, located in Glasgow's theater. For several years he studied at the Scottish Youth Theatre, filed high hopes. The success of Gerard acting break, many believed, but his own self-confidence is clearly lacking. Having convinced himself that to achieve any success as an actor, he has no chance, she dropped out and entered the law faculty of the University of Glasgow.
Get your hands on a diploma, within two yearsHe practices at one of the most prestigious law firms in Scotland. legal work was not to his liking, and after visiting one of the theater, he finally cast down, realizing that he had made a big mistake in choosing a profession. Apparently, also believed and his employers fired him a week before the end of the internship. No more than unrestrained Butler, sent to London to search for roles. Luck smiled on him almost immediately, after a small role in the production of "Coriolanus", and he was one of the most important in the play "Trainspotting."
Butler's film debut took place in 1997secondary role in the biographical melodrama Her Majesty, Mrs. Brown (1997). Another work in film was a small role in an episode of the so-called "bondiniady" - "Tomorrow Never Dies" (1997). The following year starred in another, quite well-known painting "The Mummy: The Prince of Egypt" (1998). Small roles in two such famous paintings is enough to gain respect from professional filmmakers. Incoming role to an actor after another.
Starring in several unremarkablepaintings, landed the role of youth in the movie "Dracula 2000" Horror (2000). This role brings the actor primarily known in America. However, the real success and fame outside the United States to come Gerard in 2003, after working with Angelina Jolie in fi thriller by Jan De Bont "Lara Croft: Tomb Raider 2 - The Cradle of Life" (2003).
Suddenly, getting celebrity status, and receivescorresponding to this status role in the movie "Timeline" (2003) and "Phantom of the Opera" (2004). After starring in the box office failed sports drama "Game of Life" (2005), received a major role in the historical action movie Zack Snyder's "300" (2006).
In 2006, he tried his hand as a producer indocumentary short film «Wrath of Gods». Continues to act in films and on television, it does not leave attempts to achieve success as a producer.
How to Train Your Dragon / How to Train Your Dragon / 2015
Burns / Burns / 2015
Coriolanus / Coriolanus / 2015
Headhunter / Bounty Hunter / 2015
The Naked Truth / Ugly Truth / 2015
Gamer / Gamer / 2015
History of Black Schooner / Tales of the Black Freighter / 2015
Law Abiding Citizen / Law Abiding Citizen / 2015
Him / Nim Island »s Island / 2008
RocknRolla / RocknRolla / 2008
P.S. I love you /P.S. I Love You / 2007
Redemption / Butterfly on a Wheel / 2007
300 Spartans / 300/2006
Trailer for a Remake of Gore Vidal's Caligula / Trailer for a Remake of Gore Vidal »s Caligula / 2005
Beowulf & Grendel / Beowulf & Grendel / 2005
Game of Their Lives / Game of Their Lives / 2005
Three and three / 3 & 3/2005
Dear Frankie / Dear Frankie / 2004
Phantom of the Opera / Phantom of the Opera / 2004
Lara Croft 2 / Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life / 2003
Timeline / Timeline / 2003
Arrows / Shooters / 2002
Jury / »The Jury» / 2002
Reign of Fire / Reign of Fire / 2002
Conqueror Attila / Attila / 2001
Diamond Sahara / Jewel of the Sahara / 2001
Dracula 2000 / Dracula 2000/2000
Save Harrison / Harrison »s Flowers / 2000
The Cherry Orchard / Cherry Orchard / 1999
Lucy Sullivan is getting married / »Lucy Sullivan Is Getting Married» / 1999
Please / Please! / 1999
Another kiss / One More Kiss / 1999
Mummy: The Prince of Egypt / Tale of the Mummy / 1998
A little white lie / Little White Lies / 1998
Fast Food / Fast Food / 1998
Tomorrow Never Dies / Tomorrow Never Dies / 1997
Her Majesty, Mrs. Brown / Mrs Brown / 1997
«An Unsuitable Job for a Woman» 1997
MTV (US /) MTV (USA)
Best drakaza film "300" / 300