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Iago (Character)
from Othello (1995)

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Othello -- Oscar nominee Laurence Fishburne and Kenneth Branagh star in Shakespeare's thrilling tale about the doomed marriage between a Moorish general and the daughter of a Venetian noble.
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 (????) Played by Nathan Webb
  2. Short Shakespeare: Trust (2017) Played by Wolfgang Cerny (as Iago 1) / Maria Spannring (as Iago 3)
  3. Othello (2016) (TV) Played by Christopher Romero
  4. Othello: Good Night My Sweet (2015) Played by Molly Wickwire-Sante

  5. The Works (2016) Played by Fisayo Akinade
  6. "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)
  7. Othello (2015) Played by Allison Marie Volk
  8. Otelo (2014) (V) Played by Jorge López (as Yago)
  9. National Theatre Live: 50 Years on Stage (2013) (TV) Played by Rory Kinnear
  10. National Theatre Live: Othello (2013) (TV) Played by Rory Kinnear
  11. The Green Eyed Monster (2013) Played by Robert Dukes
  12. Otel·lo (2012) Played by Hammudi Al-Rahmoun Font
  13. Othello (2012) Played by Cory Lawson
  14. Otello (2012) Played by Marco Vratogna
  15. CliffsNotes Films (2011) (V) Played by Josh Faure-Brac
    ... aka "CliffsNotes" - USA (original title)

  16. Being Othello (2009) Played by Andrew Harwood Mills
  17. Iago (2009) Played by Nicolas Vaporidis
  18. Otello (2008) (TV) Played by Carlos Álvarez (as Jago)
  19. A Cinematic Translation of Shakespearean Tragedies (2008) Played by Ryan Nickell
  20. 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)
  21. Othello (Shakespeare's Globe Theatre) (2008) (V) Played by Tim McInnerny
  22. Othello (2007) Played by Hakeem Kae-Kazim
  23. "A Taste of Shakespeare"
        - Othello (2007) TV episode, Played by Eric Weinthal
  24. Otello (2006) (TV) Played by Lado Ataneli (as Jago)
  25. Othello (2006/I) Played by David Himes
  26. Othello (2005) (TV) Played by Wolfram Koch (as Jago)
  27. Othello: A South African Tale (2005) Played by Hakeem Kae-Kazim
  28. Shakespeare's Dilemma (2003) Played by John C. Lyons
  29. Otello (2003) (TV) Played by Carlo Guelfi
  30. "Great Performances: Dance in America"
    ... aka "Dance in America" - USA (short title)
        - Lar Lubovitch's 'Othello' (2003) TV episode, Played by Parrish Maynard
  31. In Othello (2003) Played by Barry John
  32. Othello (2003) (TV) Played by Wolfgang Pregler (as Jago)
  33. Otello di Carmelo Bene (2002) (TV) Played by Cosimo Cinieri (as Jago)
  34. Otello (2001/II) (TV) Played by Per Høyer (as Jago)
  35. O (2001) Played by Josh Hartnett (as Hugo Goulding)
    ... aka "The One" - Europe (English title) (DVD title)
  36. Otello (2001/I) (TV) Played by Leo Nucci (as Jago)
  37. Jago (2000) Played by Michael Rotschopf (as Jago)

  38. Kaliyattam (1997) Played by Lal (as Paniyan)
  39. Othello: A Critical Guide (1997) (V) Played by Peter Balderstone
  40. "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
  41. Othello (1995) Played by Kenneth Branagh
  42. "Shakespeare: The Animated Tales"
        - Othello (1994) TV episode, Played by Gerard McSorley
  43. "Tales from the Opera"
        - Murder in Manhattan (1994) TV episode, Played by Sergei Leiferkus
  44. Otello (1992) (TV) Played by Sergei Leiferkus
  45. Othello, der Mohr von Venedig (1991) (TV) Played by Ignaz Kirchner (as Jago)
  46. "Theatre Night"
        - Othello (1990) TV episode, Played by Ian McKellen

  47. Othello (1989) (TV) Played by Richard Haddon Haines
  48. Othello (1989) Played by Hawthorne James
  49. Otello (1986) Played by Justino Díaz
  50. Otello (1985) (TV) Played by Tomas Arana
  51. Black Commando (1982) Played by Tony Curtis (as Col. Iago)
    ... aka "Othello, el comando negro" - Spain (original title)
    ... aka "Othello" - UK (video title), USA
    ... aka "Othello, the Black Commando" - USA
  52. Otello (1982) (TV) Played by Piero Cappuccilli (as Yago)
  53. Othello (1981) (TV) Played by Bob Hoskins
    ... aka "The Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Othello" - USA (video title)
  54. 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)
  55. Othello (1980) Played by Richard Dixon

  56. Othello (1979) (TV) Played by Michel Duchaussoy
  57. Otello (1979) (TV) Played by Aleksandr Romantsov / Aleksandr Voroshilo
    ... aka "Othello" - International (English title) (informal literal title)
  58. Othello (1979) (V) Played by Richard Dreyfuss
  59. Otello (1976) (TV) Played by Piero Cappuccilli
  60. Otello (1974) Played by Peter Glossop
  61. Catch My Soul (1974) Played by Lance LeGault
  62. "Estudio 1"
        - Otelo (1972) TV episode, Played by Fernando Guillén (as Yago)

  63. Othello (1969) (TV) Played by Senne Rouffaer (as Jago)
  64. Othelo (1969) (TV) Played by Paulo Renato
  65. Othello (1968) (TV) Played by Stefan Wigger (as Jago)
  66. Othello (1965) Played by Frank Finlay
  67. "ITV Play of the Week"
        - Strife (1965) TV episode, Played by Griffith Davies (as Jago)
  68. Otello (1965) (TV) Played by Norman Mittelmann
  69. Othello (1965) (TV) Played by Keith Lee
  70. "The Bell Telephone Hour"
    ... aka "The Telephone Hour" - USA (syndication title)
        - Shakespeare's 400th Anniversary (1964) TV episode, Played by Robert Merrill
  71. Otello (1962) (TV) Played by William Dooley (as Jago)
  72. All Night Long (1962) Played by Patrick McGoohan (as Johnny Cousin)
  73. Othello (1962) (TV) Played by Jean Topart
  74. 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)

  75. Otello (1959) (TV) Played by Tito Gobbi
  76. Othello (1958) (TV) Played by Howard Vernon (as Jago)
  77. "Omnibus"
        - What Makes Opera Grand? (1958) TV episode, Played by Hans Conried (as Iago in 'Othello')
  78. Otello (1958) Played by Renato Capecchi
  79. Othello (1956) Played by Andrei Popov / Arnold Diamond
    ... aka "Otello" - Soviet Union (original title)
  80. Othello (1955) (TV) Played by Paul Rogers
  81. "Camera Three"
        - Othello (1955) TV episode, Played by Lee Henry
  82. "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
  83. "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
  84. Othello (1951) Played by Micheál MacLiammóir
    ... aka "The Tragedy of Othello: The Moor of Venice" - USA (original title)
  85. The Moor's Pavane (1951) Played by Lucas Hoving
  86. "Masterpiece Playhouse"
        - Othello (1950) TV episode, Played by Alfred Ryder
  87. "BBC Sunday-Night Theatre"
        - Othello/II (1950) TV episode, Played by Stephen Murray
        - Othello (1950) TV episode, Played by Stephen Murray

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

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

  93. Othello (1922) Played by Werner Krauss

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

  95. Othello (1909/I) Played by Cesare Dondine
    ... aka "Otello" - Italy (original title)
  96. Othello (1908/I) Played by Hector Dion
    ... aka "Jealousy" - USA (alternative title)
  97. 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. Filming 'Othello' (1978) Played by Micheál MacLiammóir
  3. Great Acting: Laurence Olivier (1966) (TV) Played by Frank Finlay (as Iago in 1965 "Othello")

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From Othello (1951)
Iago: Oh beware, my lord, of jealousy. It is the green-eyed monster which doth mock the meat it feeds on. See more »

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