IMDb > Friar Lawrence (Character)
Friar Lawrence
Quicklinks
Top Links
main detailsbiographyby votesphoto galleryquotes
Filmographies
by yearby typeby ratingsby votesby TV seriesby genreby keyword
Biographical
biography
Did You Know?
photo galleryquotes

Friar Lawrence (Character)
from Romeo + Juliet (1996)

The content of this page was created by users. It has not been screened or verified by IMDb staff.
Photos (See all 4 | slideshow) Videos
Romeo + Juliet -- Shakespeare's famous play is updated to the hip modern suburb of Verona still retaining its original dialogue.

Edit Photos

There may be more photos available for this character. To select more photos to be displayed in this character's gallery, click the Edit Photos link.


Overview

Alternate Names:
Boy playing Friar Laurence / Father Laurence / Father Lawrence / Frate Lorenzo / Fray Lorenzo / Friar / Friar Laurence / Friar Lawerence / Frre Laurent / Frre laurent / Le frre Laurent

Filmography

   Edit Credits
There may be more credits available for this character. To edit the credits displayed or to add more credits to this character's filmography, click the Edit Credits link.


  1. Romeo 3000 (2017) Played by James S. Cacciatore (as Father Lawrence)
  2. Romeo and Juliet Are Dead (2016) Played by Kevin McGuire
  3. Star Crossed Lovers (2016) Played by Ted Wrigley (as Friar Laurence)
  4. Romeo & Juliet (2016) Played by Brian Kocherans (as Friar Laurence)

  5. "The Metropolitan Opera HD Live"
    ... aka "Great Performances at the Met" - USA (alternative title)
        - Gounod: Roméo et Juliette (2017) TV episode, Played by Mikhail Petrenko (as Frre Laurent)
        - Gounod's Romeo et Juliette (2007) TV episode, Played by Robert Lloyd (as Frre Laurent)
  6. "Still Star-Crossed" Played by Dan Hildebrand
        - Episode #1.1 (2017) TV episode, Played by Dan Hildebrand
  7. Branagh Theatre Live: Romeo and Juliet (2016) Played by Sam Valentine (as Friar Laurence)
  8. Redefining Juliet (2016) (TV) Played by Wela Mbusi (as Friar)
  9. Romeo and Juliet in Harlem (2015) Played by Jerome Preston Bates (as Father Laurence)
    ... aka "Romeo & Juliet & Harlem" - USA (alternative title)
  10. The Family Fang (2015) Played by Ryan DeLuca (as Boy playing Friar Laurence)
  11. "Monday Night Shakespeare" (2015) TV series Played by Robbie Kaller (as Friar)
  12. George Anton's Romeo and Juliet (2014) Played by LaShada Jackson
  13. Ama E Cambia Il Mondo: Live Arena di Verona (2014) (V) Played by Giò Tortorelli (as Frate Lorenzo)
  14. "R&J: The Web Series" (2014) TV series Played by Dave Chura (as Friar) / Jim Anderson (as Friar Laurence)
  15. Roméo et Juliette (2014) (TV) Played by Alain d'Haeyer (as Frre laurent)
  16. Romeo and Juliet (2014/I) Played by Brent Carver (as Friar Laurence)
  17. "Romeo and Juliet"
        - Episode #1.2 (2014) TV episode, Played by Andy Luotto (as Friar Laurence)
        - Episode #1.1 (2014) TV episode, Played by Andy Luotto (as Friar Laurence)
  18. Romeo & Juliet: The Later Years (2013) Played by David Anderson
  19. Romeo & Juliet (2013/II) Played by Paul Giamatti (as Friar Laurence)
    ... aka "Romeo + Juliet" - USA (DVD box title)
  20. Romeo and Juliet: A Love Song (2013) Played by Sarah Houbolt
  21. Romeo and Juliet (2013) (V) Played by Kyle Purcell
  22. "Stratford, Alabama"
        - Romeo & Juliet (2013) TV episode, Played by Tony Payne
  23. R and J: The True Story (2012) Played by Kit Leonard Dennis (as Friar Laurence)
  24. Shakespeare's Globe: Romeo and Juliet (2010) (V) Played by Rawiri Paratene
  25. Roméo & Juliette: Les Enfants de Vérone (2010) (V) Played by Frédéric Charter (as Frre Laurent) / Regis Olivier (as Frre Laurent)

  26. Romeo & Juliet in Stanley Park (2009) Played by Elizabeth McLaughlin (as Friar Laurence)
  27. Romeo Vs. Juliet (2009) Played by Harry Pardon
  28. Rockin' Romeo & Juliet (2006) Played by Robert McEwen
  29. Romeo & Juliet: Sealed with a Kiss (2005) Played by Michael Toland
  30. I Hate the Story of Romeo & Juliet (2004) Played by Vladimir Msryan (as Friar Laurence)
  31. "Great Performances"
        - Romeo and Juliet (2002) TV episode, Played by Daniel Lipnik / Frantisek Zahradnicek
  32. Roméo & Juliette: De la haine à l'amour (2002) (V) Played by Jean-Claude Hadida (as Frre Laurent)
  33. Romeo & Juliet Revisited (2002) Played by Ross Gottstein (as Friar Laurence)
  34. "Gilmore Girls"
    ... aka "Gilmore Girls: Beginnings" - USA (rerun title)
        - Star-Crossed Lovers and Other Strangers (2001) TV episode, Played by Alexander Cardinale (as Friar Lawerence)
  35. "A Taste of Shakespeare"
        - Romeo & Juliet (2001) TV episode, Played by Brian Tree
  36. Romeo e Giulietta (2000) (TV) Played by Sergio Sanvito (as Frate Lorenzo)
    ... aka "Romeo and Juliet" - USA (DVD title)
  37. Romeo and Juliet (2000) (V) Played by Dan Monahan

  38. Romeo + Juliet (1996) Played by Pete Postlethwaite (as Father Laurence)
    ... aka "William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet" - USA (complete title)
  39. Tromeo and Juliet (1996) Played by Flip Brown (as Father Lawrence)
  40. "Wishbone"
        - Rosie, Oh, Rosie, Oh! (1995) TV episode, Played by Gary Moody (as Friar Laurence)
  41. Roméo et Juliette (1994) (TV) Played by Robert Lloyd
  42. Romeo & Juliet (1994) (TV) Played by John Woodvine
  43. Romeo & Juliet (1993) (TV) Played by Bernard Hopkins
  44. "Shakespeare: The Animated Tales"
        - Romeo and Juliet (1992) TV episode, Played by Garard Green (as Friar Laurence)

  45. Romeo and Juliet (1984) (TV) Played by Christopher Newton (as Frate Lorenzo)
  46. Romeo and Juliet on Ice (1983) (TV) Played by Richard O'Neill
  47. Romeo et Juliette (1982) (TV) Played by Frangiskos Voutsinis (as Frre Laurent)

  48. Romeo & Juliet (1978) (TV) Played by Joseph O'Conor (as Friar Laurence)
    ... aka "The Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Romeo and Juliet" - USA (video title)
  49. "Man from Atlantis"
        - The Naked Montague (1977) TV episode, Played by Lewis Arquette (as Friar Laurence)
  50. Romeo and Juliet (1976) (TV) Played by Clive Swift
  51. Roméo et Juliette (1973) (TV) Played by Jean Topart (as Le frre Laurent)

  52. The Secret Sex Lives of Romeo and Juliet (1969) Played by Wendell Swink (as Friar Laurence)
    ... aka "The Sex Life of Romeo and Juliet" - USA (alternative title)
  53. Romeo and Juliet (1968) Played by Milo O'Shea (as Friar Laurence)
    ... aka "William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet" - UK (complete title), USA (complete title)
  54. "BBC Play of the Month"
        - Romeo and Juliet (1967) TV episode, Played by Anthony Newlands (as Friar Laurence)
  55. Romeo and Juliet (1966) Played by Ronald Hynd (as Friar Laurence)
  56. Romeo and Juliet (1965) (TV) Played by Anthony Pedley (as Friar Laurence)
  57. Romeo e Giulietta (1964) Played by Umberto Raho
  58. "Romeo and Juliet" (1962) TV series Played by Edward Bingham (as Friar Laurence)

  59. The Black Archer (1959) Played by Renato Navarrini (as Frate Lorenzo)
    ... aka "L'arciere nero" - Italy (original title)
  60. "Les cinq dernières minutes"
        - L'habit fait le moine (1958) TV episode, Played by Georges Rollin (as Frre Laurent)
  61. "Producers' Showcase"
        - Romeo and Juliet (1957) TV episode, Played by Jack Gwillim
  62. "BBC Sunday-Night Theatre"
        - Romeo and Juliet (1955) TV episode, Played by Harcourt Williams (as Friar Laurence)
  63. Romeo & Juliet (1955) Played by L. Loshchilin (as Friar Laurence)
    ... aka "Romeo i Dzhulyetta" - Soviet Union (original title)
    ... aka "Romeo and Juliet" - International (English title)
  64. Romeo and Juliet (1954) Played by Mervyn Johns (as Friar Laurence)
  65. "Kraft Theatre"
    ... aka "Kraft Television Theatre" - USA (original title)
    ... aka "Kraft Mystery Theatre" - USA (new title)
        - Romeo and Juliet (1954) TV episode, Played by Noel Leslie

  66. The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet/II (1947/II) (TV) Played by George Howe
  67. The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet/II (1947/I) (TV) Played by George Howe
  68. The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet (1947) (TV) Played by George Howe
  69. Romeo y Julieta (1943) Played by Ángel Garasa (as Fray Lorenzo)

  70. It's Love I'm After (1937) Played by Lionel Belmore
  71. Romeo and Juliet (1936) Played by Henry Kolker (as Friar Laurence)

  72. Doubling for Romeo (1921) Played by Roland Rushton (as Friar)

  73. Romeo and Juliet (1916/I) Played by Walter Law (as Friar Laurence)
  74. Romeo and Juliet (1916/II) Played by Robert Cummings
  75. Indian Romeo and Juliet (1912) Played by Hal Wilson
  76. Romeo and Juliet (1911) Played by Robert Halt

  77. Romeo and Juliet (1908/I) Played by William V. Ranous
    ... aka "Romeo and Juliet, a Romantic Story of the Ancient Feud Between the Italian Houses of Montague and Capulet" - USA (long title)

Additional Details

Genres:

Fun Stuff

Quotes:
From Romeo + Juliet (1996)
Father Laurence: Two households, both alike in dignity, in fair Verona, where we lay our scene. From ancient grudge break to new mutiny, where civil blood makes civil hands unclean. From forth the fatal loins of these two foes, a pair of star-crossed lovers take their life. See more »

You may correct errors and omissions on this page directly. Clicking the 'Update' button will take you through a step-by-step process.