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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 / Kai / Kaifa / Kaifas / Kaiphas / Kajafas / Kafas

Filmography

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  1. Revival! (2015) Played by Dwain A. Perry
  2. Risen (2016) Played by Stephen Greif
  3. Jesus Cries (2015) Played by Christian Sengewald (as Kaiphas)

  4. "A.D. The Bible Continues"
        - The Abomination (2015) TV episode, Played by Richard Coyle
        - Rise Up (2015) TV episode, Played by Richard Coyle
        - Brothers in Arms (2015) TV episode, Played by Richard Coyle
        - Saul's Return (2015) TV episode, Played by Richard Coyle
        - The Road to Damascus (2015) TV episode, Played by Richard Coyle
          (7 more)
  5. Killing Jesus (2015) (TV) Played by Rufus Sewell
  6. Histoire de Judas (2015) Played by Nouari Nezzar (as Caphe)
    ... aka "Story of Judas" - Europe (English title) (Berlin film festival title)
  7. The Gospel of Luke (2015) Played by Ramdane Aala
  8. The Gospel of Mark (2015) Played by Ramdane Aala
  9. The Gospel of John (2014) Played by Ramdane Aala
  10. By His Stripes (2014) Played by Fritz Beiswenger
  11. Saul: The Journey to Damascus (2014) Played by John Rhys-Davies (as Caiphas)
  12. Barabbas (2014/I) Played by Andrew Holt (as Caiaphus)
  13. The Savior (2014/II) Played by Lutuf Nouasser
  14. Son of God (2014) Played by Adrian Schiller
  15. The Gospel of Matthew (2014) Played by Ramdane Aala
  16. Jesus Christ Superstar (2013) (V) Played by Jeroen van der Brink
  17. "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
  18. The King (2012) Played by Tonino Murgia
    ... aka "Su re" - Italy (original title)
  19. Jesus Christ Superstar - Live Arena Tour (2012) (V) Played by Pete Gallagher
  20. An Innocent Man? (2012) (TV) Played by Jeremy Kewley (as John Ciaphas)
  21. Mary of Nazareth (2012) (TV) Played by Marco Gambino (as Kaifa)
    ... aka "Maria di Nazaret" - Germany (original title)
  22. The Disciple (2010) Played by Stephen Hughes
  23. Good Friday (2010) Played by Richard Kinsey
  24. The Tear (2010) Played by Jim Petersmith

  25. At Jesus' Side (2008) (V) Played by Richard Newman (as Caiaphus)
  26. "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
  27. Color of the Cross 2: The Resurrection (2008) Played by David Novak
  28. Archko Confessions (2008) Played by Robert David
  29. Gangster's Paradise: Jerusalema (2008) Played by Patrick Bakoba (as Caiphas)
    ... aka "Jerusalema" - South Africa (original title)
  30. "The Easter Experience" (2007) TV series Played by John Sampson
  31. Dante's Inferno (2007) Played by Paul Zaloom
  32. Color of the Cross (2006) Played by Elya Baskin (as Caiphas)
  33. Alexander the Great (2006) (V) Played by David Bowles
  34. "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
  35. The Life and the Passion of Christ (2005) (TV) Played by Kai Cofer
  36. Kvetchin' of the Christ (2004) Played by Jeff Sable (as Caiaphus)
  37. Spartacus (2004) (TV) Played by Alexander Preslavski (as Caiaphus)
  38. Judas (2004) (TV) Played by Bob Gunton (as High Priest Caiaphas)
  39. The Passion of the Christ (2004) Played by Mattia Sbragia (as Caiphas)
    ... aka "The Passion Recut" - International (English title) (cut version), USA (recut version)
  40. Hero: The Rock Opera (2004) (V) Played by Billy Buchanan (as Kai)
  41. Mary, Mother of the Son of God (2003) Played by Ítalo Rossi (as Caifs)
    ... aka "Maria, Mãe do Filho de Deus" - Brazil (original title)
  42. The Visual Bible: The Gospel of John (2003) Played by Cedric Smith
    ... aka "The Gospel of John" - USA (short title)
  43. "Bible Mysteries"
        - Crucifixion (????) TV episode, Played by Abdelilah Wahbi (as Caiphas)
  44. 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)
  45. The Cross (2001) Played by Joe Primavera
  46. "Great Performances"
        - Jesus Christ Superstar (2000) TV episode, Played by Frederick B. Owens
  47. The Miracle Maker (2000) Played by David Schofield
  48. 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)

  49. Jesus (1999) (TV) Played by Christian Kohlund
  50. Jésus (1999) (TV) Played by Christophe Malavoy (as Caphe)
  51. Atlanta Passion Play: 2nd Edition (1998) (V) Played by Scott Winters
  52. 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)
  53. "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)
  54. 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)
  55. Kristo (1996) Played by Tony Mabesa
  56. The Revolutionary (1995) (V) Played by Johnny Philips
    ... aka "The Life of Jesus: The Revolutionary" - USA (video box title)
  57. Marie de Nazareth (1995) Played by Omar Chenbod (as Caiphe)
    ... aka "Mary of Nazareth" - USA (informal literal English title)
  58. Muka (1994) (TV) Played by Bozidar Boban (as Kaifa)
  59. Master i Margarita (1994) Played by Vyacheslav Shalevich (as Kaifa)
    ... aka "The Master and Margarita" - International (English title) (informal English title)
  60. 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)
  61. Incident in Judaea (1991) (TV) Played by Lee Montague (as Joseph Caiaphas)
  62. John the Baptist (1990) (V) Played by Gregory Snegoff
    ... aka "Animated Stories from the New Testament: John the Baptist" - USA (series title)
  63. The N-Town Passion (1990) (V) Played by Edgar Schell (as Caiphas)
  64. The Easter Story (1990) (V) Played by Tony Jay
    ... aka "The Greatest Adventure: Stories from the Bible - The Easter Story" - USA (series title)
  65. Saul of Tarsus (1990) (V) Played by Gregory Snegoff
    ... aka "Animated Stories from the New Testament: Saul of Tarsus" - USA (series title)
  66. The Righteous Judge (1990) (V) Played by Gregory Snegoff
    ... aka "Animated Stories from the New Testament: The Righteous Judge" - USA (series title)

  67. The Miracles of Jesus (1989) (V) Played by Gregory Snegoff
    ... aka "Animated Stories from the New Testament: The Miracles of Jesus" - USA (series title)
  68. He Is Risen (1988) (V) Played by Gregory Snegoff
    ... aka "Animated Stories from the New Testament: He Is Risen" - USA (series title)
  69. His Last Days (1987) (V) Played by Ari Sorko-Ram
  70. "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
  71. The Day Christ Died (1980) (TV) Played by Colin Blakely
  72. 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)

  73. 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)
  74. In Search of Historic Jesus (1979) Played by John Anderson
  75. La passion (1978) (TV) Played by Anna Babel (as Caphe)
  76. "Jesus of Nazareth"
        - Part 2 (1977) TV episode, Played by Anthony Quinn
        - Part 1 (1977) TV episode, Played by Anthony Quinn
  77. Juudas Iskariot (1977) (TV) Played by Tauno Lehtihalmes (as Kaifas)
  78. The Passover Plot (1976) Played by Hugh Griffith / Heinz Bernard (as High Priest)
  79. Il messia (1975) Played by John Karlsen
  80. "El teatro"
        - El Judas (1975) TV episode, Played by Andrés Mejuto (as Caifs)
  81. La vérité sur l'imaginaire passion d'un inconnu (1974) Played by Maurice Poullenot (as Caphe)
  82. The Burning Hell (1974) Played by Conred Pirkle
  83. Jesus Christ Superstar (1973) Played by Bob Bingham
  84. Gospel Road: A Story of Jesus (1973) Played by Saul Holiff
    ... aka "Gospel Road" - USA (short title)
  85. "Appointment with Destiny"
        - The Crucifixion of Jesus (1972) TV episode, Played by Yehuda Efroni
  86. Pilatus und andere - Ein Film für Karfreitag (1972) (TV) Played by Vladek Sheybal (as Kaiphas)
  87. Jesús, María y José (1972) Played by Carlos Ancira (as Caifs)
    ... aka "Jesus, Mary and Joseph" - International (English title) (informal title)
  88. Jesús, nuestro Señor (1971) Played by Carlos Ancira (as Caifs)
  89. Bach: Matthäus-Passion (1971) (TV) Played by Siegmund Nimsgern
  90. "Teatterituokio"
        - Pilatus (1970) TV episode, Played by Martti Pennanen (as Kaifas)
        - Barrabas (1967) TV episode, Played by Matti Ranin (as Kaifas)
  91. Herrat tuomarit (1970) (TV) Played by Aarre Karén (as Kaifas)
  92. Da Gerusalemme a Damasco (1970) Played by Enrico Osterman (as Caifa)

  93. "The Wednesday Play"
        - Son of Man (1969) TV episode, Played by Bernard Hepton
  94. "Acts of the Apostles" (1969) TV series Played by Enrico Osterman (as Caifa)
    ... aka "Atti degli apostoli" - Italy (original title)
  95. Heeft geleden onder Pontius Pilatus (1967) (TV) Played by Frans Van den Brande (as Kafas)
  96. Pontius Pilatus (1966) (TV) Played by Carl Lange (as Kaiphas)
  97. El proceso de Cristo (1966) Played by Germán Robles (as Caifas)
    ... aka "The Trial of Christ" - International (English title) (literal English title)
  98. 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)
  99. Het grote begin (1963) (TV) Played by Johan Schmitz (as Kajafas)
  100. 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)
  101. Pontius Pilate (1962) Played by Basil Rathbone
    ... aka "Ponzio Pilato" - Italy (original title)
  102. King of Kings (1961) Played by Guy Rolfe
    ... aka "Samuel Bronston's Production King of Kings" - UK (complete title), USA (complete title)
  103. "About Religion"
        - The News on Good Friday (1960) TV episode, Played by Ralph Truman
  104. The True Mistery of the Passion (1960) (TV) Played by Rupert Davies

  105. 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)
  106. La spada e la croce (1958) Played by Nando Tamberlani (as Caifa)
  107. The Power of the Resurrection (1958) Played by Robert Cornthwaite
    ... aka "The Passion and the Power of the Christ" - USA (video title)
  108. Wine of Morning (1955) Played by Bruce Lemmen
  109. Day of Triumph (1954) Played by Ralph Freud
  110. Il figlio dell'uomo (1954) Played by Antonio Vigilante (as Caifa)
  111. O Mártir do Calvário (1953) (TV) Played by Walter Stuart (as Caifs)
  112. "Family Theatre"
        - I Beheld His Glory (1953) TV episode, Played by James Griffith
  113. Le chemin de Damas (1952) Played by Michel Simon (as Caphe)
  114. "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
  115. El mártir del Calvario (1952) Played by José María Linares-Rivas (as Caifs)
    ... aka "The Martyr of Calvary" - USA (literal English title)
  116. "The Living Bible" (1952) TV series Played by Dean Fredericks
  117. Salón de belleza (1951) Played by José Luis Aguirre 'Trotsky' (as Caifs)
  118. "The Living Christ 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)
        - Crucifixion & Resurrection (????) TV episode, Played by Lawrence Dobkin
        - Triumph & Defeat (????) TV episode, Played by Lawrence Dobkin
        - Retreat & Decision (????) TV episode, Played by Lawrence Dobkin
        - Conflict (????) TV episode, Played by Lawrence Dobkin

  119. Which Will Ye Have? (1949) Played by Henry Oscar (as Calaphas)
  120. The Pilgrimage Play (1949) Played by C. Montague Shaw
  121. 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)
  122. Caesar's Friend (1947) (TV) Played by Abraham Sofaer (as Joseph Caiaphas)
  123. 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)
  124. Jesus of Nazareth (1942) Played by Rafael María de Labra (as Caifs)
    ... aka "Jesús de Nazareth" - Mexico (original title)

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

  127. The King of Kings (1927) Played by Rudolph Schildkraut
  128. Crown of Thorns (1923) Played by Emanuel Reicher (as Kaiphas)
    ... aka "I.N.R.I." - Germany (original title)

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

  130. 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 The Passion of the Christ (2004)
Annas: Yes, we'll listen to those that have heard your blashpemies. Good! Let's hear them!
Accuser: He cures the sick by magic! With the help of devils! I've seen it. He casts out devils, with the help of devils.
Accuser: He calls himself the King of the Jews!
Accuser: No, he calls himself the Son of God! He said he would destroy the Temple and rebuild it in three days!
Accuser: Worse! He claims he's the Bread of Life! And if we don't eat his flesh or drink his blood we won't inherit eternal life.
Caiphas: Silence! You're all under this man's spell. Either offer proof of his wrongdoing or be quiet!
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