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Caiaphas (Character)
from "Jesus of Nazareth" (1977)

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Overview

Biography:
Joseph Caiaphas, known simply as Caiaphas (Greek: ) in the New Testament... See more »
Alternate Names:
Caiaphus / Caifa / Caifas / Caifs / Caiphas / Caiphe / Calaphas / Caphe / High Priest / High Priest #1 / High Priest #2 / High Priest Caiaphas / John Ciaphas / Joseph Caiaphas / Joseph Kaifa / Kai / Kaifa / Kaifas / Kajafas / Kafas

Filmography

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  1. Revival! (2014) Played by Dwain A. Perry
  2. The Gospel of Mark (2014) Played by Ramdane Aala
  3. The Gospel of Matthew (2014) Played by Ramdane Aala
  4. The Gospel of John (2014) Played by Ramdane Aala
  5. The Savior (2013) Played by Lutuf Nouasser

  6. Saul: The Journey to Damascus (2014) Played by John Rhys-Davies (as Caiphas)
  7. Barabbas (2014) Played by Andrew Holt (as Caiaphus)
  8. Son of God (2014) Played by Adrian Schiller
  9. "The Bible"
        - Courage (2013) TV episode, Played by Adrian Schiller
        - Mission (2013) TV episode, Played by Adrian Schiller
        - Betrayal (2013) TV episode, Played by Adrian Schiller
  10. The King (2012) Played by Tonino Murgia
    ... aka "Su re" - Italy (original title)
  11. Jesus Christ Superstar - Live Arena Tour (2012) (V) Played by Pete Gallagher
  12. An Innocent Man? (2012) (TV) Played by Jeremy Kewley (as John Ciaphas)
  13. Mary of Nazareth (2012) (TV) Played by Marco Gambino (as Kaifa)
    ... aka "Maria di Nazaret" - Germany (original title)
  14. The Disciple (2010) Played by Stephen Hughes
  15. Good Friday (2010) Played by Richard Kinsey
  16. The Tear (2010) Played by Jim Petersmith

  17. At Jesus' Side (2008) (V) Played by Richard Newman (as Caiaphus)
  18. "The Passion"
        - Episode #1.4 (2008) TV episode, Played by Ben Daniels
        - Episode #1.3 (2008) TV episode, Played by Ben Daniels
        - Episode #1.2 (2008) TV episode, Played by Ben Daniels
        - Episode #1.1 (2008) TV episode, Played by Ben Daniels
  19. Color of the Cross 2: The Resurrection (2008) Played by David Novak
  20. Archko Confessions (2008) Played by Robert David
  21. Gangster's Paradise: Jerusalema (2008) Played by Patrick Bakoba (as Caiphas)
    ... aka "Jerusalema" - South Africa (original title)
  22. The Easter Experience (2007) (V) Played by John Sampson
  23. Dante's Inferno (2007) Played by Paul Zaloom
  24. Color of the Cross (2006) Played by Elya Baskin (as Caiphas)
  25. Alexander the Great (2006) (V) Played by David Bowles
  26. "The Master and Margarita"
    ... aka "Master i Margarita" - Russia (original title)
        - Episode #1.2 (2005) TV episode, Played by Valentin Gaft
        - Episode #1.1 (2005) TV episode, Played by Valentin Gaft
  27. The Life and the Passion of Christ (2005) (TV) Played by Kai Cofer
  28. Kvetchin' of the Christ (2004) Played by Jeff Sable (as Caiaphus)
  29. Spartacus (2004) (TV) Played by Alexander Preslavski (as Caiaphus)
  30. Judas (2004) (TV) Played by Bob Gunton (as High Priest Caiaphas)
  31. The Passion of the Christ (2004) Played by Mattia Sbragia (as Caiphas)
    ... aka "The Passion Recut" - International (English title) (cut version), USA (recut version)
  32. "Bible Mysteries"
        - Crucifixion (????) TV episode, Played by Abdelilah Wahbi (as Caiphas)
  33. Hero: The Rock Opera (2004) (V) Played by Billy Buchanan (as Kai)
  34. Mary, Mother of the Son of God (2003) Played by Ítalo Rossi (as Caifs)
    ... aka "Maria, Mãe do Filho de Deus" - Brazil (original title)
  35. The Visual Bible: The Gospel of John (2003) Played by Cedric Smith
    ... aka "The Gospel of John" - USA (short title)
  36. The Friends of Jesus - Judas (2001) (TV) Played by Todd Carter (as Caifa)
    ... aka "Gli amici di Gesù - Giuda" - Italy (original title)
    ... aka "Close to Jesus" - USA (DVD box title)
    ... aka "Judas" - Europe (English title)
  37. The Cross (2001) Played by Joe Primavera
  38. "Great Performances"
        - Jesus Christ Superstar (2000) TV episode, Played by Frederick B. Owens
  39. The Miracle Maker (2000) Played by David Schofield
  40. The Testaments: Of One Fold and One Shepherd (2000) Played by Joe Leavitt (as Caiaphus) / Jobe Allen (as High Priest) / Bob Eric Hart (as High Priest #2) / Marvin Payne (as High Priest #1)
    ... aka "The Testaments" - USA (short title)

  41. Jesus (1999) (TV) Played by Christian Kohlund
  42. Jésus (1999) (TV) Played by Christophe Malavoy (as Caphe)
  43. Atlanta Passion Play: 2nd Edition (1998) (V) Played by Scott Winters
  44. The Emissary: A Biblical Epic (1997) Played by Kermit Christman
    ... aka "Pablo, el emisario" - USA (Spanish title) (video title)
    ... aka "Paul: The Emissary" - USA (video title)
  45. "A Última Semana" (1996) TV series Played by Jonas Mello (as Caifs)
    ... aka "Holy Week" - USA (video title)
    ... aka "The Final Week" - International (English title) (dubbed version)
  46. The Revolutionary II (1996) (V) Played by Johnny Philips
    ... aka "El revolucionario - parte II" - USA (Spanish title)
    ... aka "The Life of Jesus - Vol. 2: The Revolutionary" - USA (video box title)
  47. Kristo (1996) Played by Tony Mabesa
  48. The Revolutionary (1995) (V) Played by Johnny Philips
    ... aka "The Life of Jesus: The Revolutionary" - USA (video box title)
  49. Marie de Nazareth (1995) Played by Omar Chenbod (as Caiphe)
    ... aka "Mary of Nazareth" - USA (informal literal English title)
  50. Muka (1994) (TV) Played by Bozidar Boban (as Kaifa)
  51. Master i Margarita (1994) Played by Vyacheslav Shalevich (as Joseph Kaifa)
  52. The Gospel According to Matthew (1993) Played by Gordon van Rooyen
    ... aka "The Visual Bible: Matthew" - South Africa (original title)
    ... aka "Jesus the Christ" - USA (video title)
  53. Incident in Judaea (1991) (TV) Played by Lee Montague (as Joseph Caiaphas)
  54. John the Baptist (1990) (V) Played by Gregory Snegoff
    ... aka "Animated Stories from the New Testament: John the Baptist" - USA (series title)
  55. The N-Town Passion (1990) (V) Played by Edgar Schell (as Caiphas)
  56. The Easter Story (1990) (V) Played by Tony Jay
    ... aka "The Greatest Adventure: Stories from the Bible - The Easter Story" - USA (series title)
  57. Saul of Tarsus (1990) (V) Played by Gregory Snegoff
    ... aka "Animated Stories from the New Testament: Saul of Tarsus" - USA (series title)
  58. The Righteous Judge (1990) (V) Played by Gregory Snegoff
    ... aka "Animated Stories from the New Testament: The Righteous Judge" - USA (series title)

  59. The Miracles of Jesus (1989) (V) Played by Gregory Snegoff
    ... aka "Animated Stories from the New Testament: The Miracles of Jesus" - USA (series title)
  60. He Is Risen (1988) (V) Played by Gregory Snegoff
    ... aka "Animated Stories from the New Testament: He Is Risen" - USA (series title)
  61. "A.D."
        - Part 5 (1985) TV episode, Played by Harold Kasket
        - Part 4 (1985) TV episode, Played by Harold Kasket
        - Part 3 (1985) TV episode, Played by Harold Kasket
        - Part 2 (1985) TV episode, Played by Harold Kasket
        - Part 1 (1985) TV episode, Played by Harold Kasket
  62. The Day Christ Died (1980) (TV) Played by Colin Blakely
  63. La vida de nuestro señor Jesucristo (1980) Played by Carlos Ancira
    ... aka "The Life of Jesus Christ" - USA (video title)
    ... aka "The Nativity: The Life of Jesus Christ" - USA (DVD title)

  64. The Jesus Film (1979) Played by Ori Levy
    ... aka "Jesus" - USA (original title)
    ... aka "The Jesus Movie" - USA (video title)
    ... aka "Word-for-Word, the Bible on Video: Gospel of Luke" - USA (video box title)
  65. In Search of Historic Jesus (1979) Played by John Anderson
  66. La passion (1978) (TV) Played by Anna Babel (as Caphe)
  67. "Jesus of Nazareth"
        - Part 2 (1977) TV episode, Played by Anthony Quinn
        - Part 1 (1977) TV episode, Played by Anthony Quinn
  68. Juudas Iskariot (1977) (TV) Played by Tauno Lehtihalmes (as Kaifas)
  69. The Passover Plot (1976) Played by Hugh Griffith
  70. Il messia (1975) Played by John Karlsen
  71. "El teatro"
        - El Judas (1975) TV episode, Played by Andrés Mejuto (as Caifs)
  72. La vérité sur l'imaginaire passion d'un inconnu (1974) Played by Maurice Poullenot (as Caphe)
  73. The Burning Hell (1974) Played by Conred Pirkle
  74. Jesus Christ Superstar (1973) Played by Bob Bingham
  75. Gospel Road: A Story of Jesus (1973) Played by Saul Holiff
    ... aka "Gospel Road" - USA (short title)
  76. "Appointment with Destiny"
        - The Crucifixion of Jesus (1972) TV episode, Played by Yehuda Efroni
  77. Jesús, María y José (1972) Played by Carlos Ancira (as Caifs)
    ... aka "Jesus, Mary and Joseph" - International (English title) (informal title)
  78. Jesus Christ Superstar (1972) (TV) Played by Peter North
  79. Jesús, nuestro Señor (1971) Played by Carlos Ancira (as Caifs)
  80. Bach: Matthäus-Passion (1971) (TV) Played by Siegmund Nimsgern
  81. "Teatterituokio"
        - Pilatus (1970) TV episode, Played by Martti Pennanen (as Kaifas)
        - Barrabas (1967) TV episode, Played by Matti Ranin (as Kaifas)
  82. Herrat tuomarit (1970) (TV) Played by Aarre Karén (as Kaifas)
  83. Da Gerusalemme a Damasco (1970) Played by Enrico Osterman (as Caifa)

  84. "The Wednesday Play"
        - Son of Man (1969) TV episode, Played by Bernard Hepton
  85. "Acts of the Apostles" (1969) TV series Played by Enrico Osterman (as Caifa)
    ... aka "Atti degli apostoli" - Italy (original title)
  86. Heeft geleden onder Pontius Pilatus (1967) (TV) Played by Frans Van den Brande (as Kafas)
  87. El proceso de Cristo (1966) Played by Germán Robles (as Caifas)
    ... aka "The Trial of Christ" - International (English title) (literal English title)
  88. The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965) Played by Martin Landau
    ... aka "George Stevens Presents The Greatest Story Ever Told" - UK (complete title), USA (complete title)
  89. Het grote begin (1963) (TV) Played by Johan Schmitz (as Kajafas)
  90. Acto da Primavera (1963) Played by Renato Palhares (as Caifas)
    ... aka "Passion of Jesus" - International (English title) (informal title)
    ... aka "Rite of Spring" - International (English title) (informal title)
  91. Pontius Pilate (1962) Played by Basil Rathbone
    ... aka "Ponzio Pilato" - Italy (original title)
  92. King of Kings (1961) Played by Guy Rolfe
    ... aka "Samuel Bronston's Production King of Kings" - UK (complete title), USA (complete title)
  93. "About Religion"
        - The News on Good Friday (1960) TV episode, Played by Ralph Truman

  94. The Redeemer (1959) Played by Félix Acaso (as Joseph Caiaphas)
    ... aka "El redentor" - Spain (original title)
    ... aka "The Life of Christ: Mysteries of the Rosary Volume 2" - USA (series title)
    ... aka "The Life of Christ: The Amazing Trilogy" - USA (video box title)
    ... aka "The Sorrowful Mysteries" - USA (video box title)
  95. La spada e la croce (1958) Played by Nando Tamberlani (as Caifa)
  96. The Power of the Resurrection (1958) Played by Robert Cornthwaite
    ... aka "The Passion and the Power of the Christ" - USA (video title)
  97. Wine of Morning (1955) Played by Bruce Lemmen
  98. Day of Triumph (1954) Played by Ralph Freud
  99. Il figlio dell'uomo (1954) Played by Antonio Vigilante (as Caifa)
  100. O Mártir do Calvário (1953) (TV) Played by Walter Stuart (as Caifs)
  101. "Family Theatre"
        - I Beheld His Glory (1953) TV episode, Played by James Griffith
  102. Le chemin de Damas (1952) Played by Michel Simon (as Caphe)
  103. "Studio One in Hollywood"
    ... aka "Studio One" - USA (original title)
    ... aka "Studio One Summer Theatre" - USA (summer title)
    ... aka "Summer Theatre" - USA (summer title)
    ... aka "Westinghouse Studio One" - USA (alternative title)
    ... aka "Westinghouse Summer Theatre" - USA (summer title)
        - Pontius Pilate (1952) TV episode, Played by Berry Kroeger
  104. El mártir del Calvario (1952) Played by José María Linares-Rivas (as Caifs)
    ... aka "The Martyr of Calvary" - USA (literal English title)
  105. "The Living Bible" (1952) TV series Played by Dean Fredericks
  106. Salón de belleza (1951) Played by José Luis Aguirre 'Trotsky' (as Caifs)
  107. "The Living Christ Series" (1951) TV series Played by Lawrence Dobkin
    ... aka "Greatest Bible Stories" - USA (cable TV title)
    ... aka "The Life of Christ" - USA (DVD title)
    ... aka "The Story of Jesus" - USA (video title)

  108. Which Will Ye Have? (1949) Played by Henry Oscar (as Calaphas)
  109. The Pilgrimage Play (1949) Played by C. Montague Shaw
  110. Reina de reinas: La Virgen María (1948) Played by Eduardo Arozamena (as Caifs)
    ... aka "Queen of Queens: The Virgin Mary" - International (English title) (literal English title)
  111. María Magdalena, pecadora de Magdala (1946) Played by Eduardo Arozamena (as Caifs)
    ... aka "Jesucristo y María Magdalena" - USA (video box title)
    ... aka "Mary Magdalene, Sinner of Magdala" - International (English title) (literal English title)
  112. Jesus of Nazareth (1942) Played by Rafael María de Labra (as Caifs)
    ... aka "Jesús de Nazareth" - Mexico (original title)

  113. Cæsar's Friend (1939) (TV) Played by Robert Atkins
  114. Behold the Man (1935) Played by Charles Granval (as Caphe)
    ... aka "Golgotha" - France (original title)

  115. The King of Kings (1927) Played by Rudolph Schildkraut

  116. The Shadow of Nazareth (1913) Played by Joe Harris (as Caiphas)

  117. The Horitz Passion Play (1897) Played by Joseph Frephies
Archive Footage:
  1. "The Bible"
        - Passion (2013) TV episode, Played by Adrian Schiller
  2. "The Naked Archaeologist"
        - The Hairy Show (2010) TV episode, Played by George Zucco (as High Priest)

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Quotes:
From Jesus Christ Superstar (1973)
Caiaphas: We turn to Rome to sentence Nazareth. We have no law to put a man to death. We need him crucified! It's all you have to do! We need him crucified, it's all you have to do! See more »

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