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Iago (Character)
from Othello (1995)

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Othello -- The evil Iago pretends to be friend of Othello in order to manipulate him to serve his own end in the film version of this Shakespeare classic.

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Iago is one of Shakespeare's most sinister villains... See more »
Alternate Names:
Col. Iago / Hugo Goulding / Iago 1 / Iago 3 / Iago in 'Othello' / Iago in 1965 "Othello" / Jago / Johnny Cousin / Paniyan / Yago


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  1. Othello (????/I) Played by Nathan Webb
  2. Short Shakespeare: Trust (2017) Played by Wolfgang Cerny (as Iago 1) / Maria Spanring (as Iago 3)
  3. Othello (2016) (TV) Played by Christopher Romero
  4. Shakespeare's Heroes and Villains (2017) Played by Steven Berkoff
  5. Othello: Good Night My Sweet (2015) Played by Molly Wickwire-Sante

  6. The Works (2016) Played by Fisayo Akinade
  7. The Complete Walk: Othello (2016) Played by John Heffernan
  8. "The Metropolitan Opera HD Live"
    ... aka "Great Performances at the Met" - USA (alternative title)
        - Verdi: Otello (2015) TV episode, Played by Zeljko Lucic
        - Verdi: Otello (2012) TV episode, Played by Falk Struckmann
        - Verdi: Ernani (2012) TV episode, Played by Jeremy Galyon (as Jago)
  9. Othello (2015/I) Played by Allison Marie Volk
  10. "BBC Look North: Yorkshire and North Midlands"
        - Episode dated 1 July 2015 (2015) TV episode, Played by Daniel Hunt
  11. Otelo (2014) (V) Played by Jorge López (as Yago)
  12. Rossini: Otello (2014) Played by Edgardo Rocha
  13. Fifty Years on Stage (2013) (TV) Played by Rory Kinnear
    ... aka "National Theatre Live: 50 Years on Stage" - UK (original title)
  14. National Theatre Live: Othello (2013) Played by Rory Kinnear
  15. "Happy Hour Sketch Comedy"
        - Shakespeare Succumbs to Product Placement (2013) TV episode, Played by Brandon Riley Miller
  16. The Green Eyed Monster (2013) Played by Robert Dukes
  17. "The Screen Junkies Show"
        - Disneyfied Star Wars Auditions (2012) TV episode, Played by Piotr Michael
  18. Otel·lo (2012) Played by Hammudi Al-Rahmoun Font
  19. Othello (2012) Played by Cory Lawson
  20. Otello (2012) Played by Marco Vratogna
  21. CliffsNotes Films (2011) (V) Played by Josh Faure-Brac
    ... aka "CliffsNotes" - USA (original title)

  22. Being Othello (2009) Played by Andrew Harwood Mills
  23. Iago (2009) Played by Nicolas Vaporidis
  24. Otello (2008) (TV) Played by Carlos Álvarez (as Jago)
  25. A Cinematic Translation of Shakespearean Tragedies (2008) Played by Ryan Nickell
  26. Othello the Tragedy of the Moor (2008) (TV) Played by Matthew D. Matteo
    ... aka "Othello: The Tragedy of the Moor" - Canada (English title) (long title)
  27. "Players at the Poker Palace" Played by Hawthorne James
        - An Othello Daydream (2008) TV episode, Played by Hawthorne James
  28. Othello (Shakespeare's Globe Theatre) (2008) (V) Played by Tim McInnerny
  29. Othello (2007) Played by Hakeem Kae-Kazim
  30. "A Taste of Shakespeare"
        - Othello (2007) TV episode, Played by Eric Weinthal
  31. Otello (2006) (TV) Played by Lado Ataneli (as Jago)
  32. Othello (2006/I) Played by David Himes
  33. Othello (2005) (TV) Played by Wolfram Koch (as Jago)
  34. Othello: A South African Tale (2005) Played by Hakeem Kae-Kazim
  35. Shakespeare's Dilemma (2003) Played by John C. Lyons
  36. Otello (2003) (TV) Played by Carlo Guelfi
  37. "Great Performances: Dance in America"
    ... aka "Dance in America" - USA (short title)
        - Lar Lubovitch's 'Othello' (2003) TV episode, Played by Parrish Maynard
  38. In Othello (2003) Played by Barry John
  39. Othello (2003) (TV) Played by Wolfgang Pregler (as Jago)
  40. Otello di Carmelo Bene (2002) (TV) Played by Cosimo Cinieri (as Jago)
  41. Otello (2001/II) (TV) Played by Per Høyer (as Jago)
  42. O (2001) Played by Josh Hartnett (as Hugo Goulding)
    ... aka "The One" - Europe (English title) (DVD title)
  43. Otello (2001/I) (TV) Played by Leo Nucci (as Jago)
  44. Jago (2000) Played by Michael Rotschopf (as Jago)

  45. Kaliyattam (1997) Played by Lal (as Paniyan)
  46. Othello: A Critical Guide (1997) (V) Played by Peter Balderstone
  47. "The Metropolitan Opera Presents"
    ... aka "Live from the Metropolitan Opera" - USA (original title)
    ... aka "Live from the Met" - USA (informal alternative title)
        - Otello (1996) TV episode, Played by James Morris (as Jago)
        - The Metropolitan Opera Silver Anniversary Gala (1991) TV episode, Played by Justino Díaz
        - Ernani (1983) TV episode, Played by Richard Vernon (as Jago)
        - Otello (1979) TV episode, Played by Sherrill Milnes (as Jago)
        - Otello (1978) TV episode, Played by Cornell MacNeil
  48. Othello (1995) Played by Kenneth Branagh
  49. "Shakespeare: The Animated Tales"
        - Othello (1994) TV episode, Played by Gerard McSorley
  50. "Tales from the Opera"
        - Murder in Manhattan (1994) TV episode, Played by Sergei Leiferkus
  51. Otello (1992) (TV) Played by Sergei Leiferkus
  52. Othello, der Mohr von Venedig (1991) (TV) Played by Ignaz Kirchner (as Jago)
  53. "Theatre Night"
        - Othello (1990) TV episode, Played by Ian McKellen

  54. Othello (1989) (TV) Played by Richard Haddon Haines
  55. Othello (1989) Played by Hawthorne James
  56. Otello (1986) Played by Justino Díaz
  57. Otello (1985) (TV) Played by Tomas Arana
  58. Black Commando (1982) Played by Tony Curtis (as Col. Iago)
    ... aka "Otelo (Comando negro)" - Spain (original title)
    ... aka "Othello" - UK (video title), USA
    ... aka "Othello, the Black Commando" - USA
  59. Otello (1982) (TV) Played by Piero Cappuccilli (as Yago)
  60. Othello (1981) (TV) Played by Bob Hoskins
    ... aka "The Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Othello" - USA (video title)
  61. The Tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice (1981) (V) Played by Ron Moody
    ... aka "Othello" - USA (video box title)
    ... aka "William Shakespeare's The Tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice" - USA (closing credits title)
  62. Othello (1980) Played by Richard Dixon

  63. Othello (1979) (TV) Played by Michel Duchaussoy
  64. Otello (1979) (TV) Played by Aleksandr Romantsov / Aleksandr Voroshilo
    ... aka "Othello" - International (English title) (informal literal title)
  65. Othello (1979) (V) Played by Richard Dreyfuss
  66. Otello (1976) (TV) Played by Piero Cappuccilli
  67. "BBC Play of the Month"
        - Strife (1975) TV episode, Played by Fraser Cains (as Jago)
  68. Otello (1974) Played by Peter Glossop
  69. Catch My Soul (1974) Played by Lance LeGault
  70. "Estudio 1"
        - Otelo (1972) TV episode, Played by Fernando Guillén (as Yago)

  71. Othello (1969) (TV) Played by Senne Rouffaer (as Jago)
  72. Othelo (1969) (TV) Played by Paulo Renato
  73. Othello (1968) (TV) Played by Stefan Wigger (as Jago)
  74. Othello (1965) Played by Frank Finlay
  75. "ITV Play of the Week"
        - Strife (1965) TV episode, Played by Griffith Davies (as Jago)
  76. Otello (1965) (TV) Played by Norman Mittelmann
  77. Othello (1965) (TV) Played by Keith Lee
  78. "The Bell Telephone Hour"
    ... aka "The Telephone Hour" - USA (syndication title)
        - Shakespeare's 400th Anniversary (1964) TV episode, Played by Robert Merrill
  79. Otello (1962) (TV) Played by William Dooley (as Jago)
  80. All Night Long (1962) Played by Patrick McGoohan (as Johnny Cousin)
  81. Othello (1962) (TV) Played by Jean Topart
  82. The Ballet of Othello (1960) Played by Zura Kikaleishvili
    ... aka "Otelo" - Soviet Union (original title)
    ... aka "The Moor of Venice" - International (English title), International (English title) (informal literal title)

  83. Otello (1959) (TV) Played by Tito Gobbi
  84. Othello (1958) (TV) Played by Howard Vernon (as Jago)
  85. "Omnibus"
        - What Makes Opera Grand? (1958) TV episode, Played by Hans Conried (as Iago in 'Othello')
  86. Otello (1958) Played by Renato Capecchi
  87. Othello (1956) Played by Andrei Popov / Arnold Diamond
    ... aka "Otello" - Soviet Union (original title)
  88. Othello (1955) (TV) Played by Paul Rogers
  89. "Camera Three"
        - Othello (1955) TV episode, Played by Lee Henry
  90. "The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse"
    ... aka "The Philco Television Playhouse" - USA (original title)
    ... aka "Arena Theatre" - USA (new title)
    ... aka "Repertory Theatre" - USA (new title)
        - Othello (1953) TV episode, Played by Walter Matthau
  91. "Encounter"
    ... aka "General Motors Presents" - Canada (original title)
    ... aka "CBC Theatre" - Canada (English title)
    ... aka "Ford Television Theatre" - Canada (English title)
    ... aka "General Motors Theatre" - Canada (English title) (new title)
        - Othello (1953) TV episode, Played by Joseph Fürst
  92. Othello (1951) Played by Micheál MacLiammóir
    ... aka "The Tragedy of Othello: The Moor of Venice" - USA (original title)
  93. The Moor's Pavane (1951) Played by Lucas Hoving
  94. "Masterpiece Playhouse"
        - Othello (1950) TV episode, Played by Alfred Ryder
  95. "BBC Sunday-Night Theatre"
        - Othello/II (1950) TV episode, Played by Stephen Murray
        - Othello (1950) TV episode, Played by Stephen Murray

  96. Otello (1948) (TV) Played by Leonard Warren
  97. Othello (1946) Played by Sebastian Cabot
  98. Children of Paradise (1945) Played by Jean Lanier
    ... aka "Les enfants du paradis" - France (original title)

  99. Othello (1937) (TV) Played by Henry Oscar
  100. Men Are Not Gods (1936) Played by Nicholas Nadejin

  101. Othello (1922) Played by Werner Krauss

  102. Othello (1914) Played by Riccardo Tolentino
    ... aka "Otello" - Italy (original title)

  103. Othello (1909/I) Played by Cesare Dondine
    ... aka "Otello" - Italy (original title)
  104. Othello (1908/I) Played by Hector Dion
    ... aka "Jealousy" - USA (alternative title)
  105. Othello (1906) Played by Mario Caserini
    ... aka "Otello" - Italy (original title)
Archive Footage:
  1. Herbert von Karajan 1908-1989 (1999) (TV) Played by Peter Glossop (as Jago)
  2. Hollywood Mavericks (1990) Played by Micheál MacLiammóir
  3. Filming 'Othello' (1978) Played by Micheál MacLiammóir
  4. Great Acting: Laurence Olivier (1966) (TV) Played by Frank Finlay (as Iago in 1965 "Othello")
  5. "Scope"
        - The Moor's Pavane: A Measure of Emotion (1955) TV episode, Played by Lucas Hoving

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