Top 500
Up 217 this week

Marlon Brando (1924–2004)

Marlon Brando is widely considered the greatest movie actor of all time, rivaled only by the more theatrically oriented Laurence Olivier in terms of esteem. Unlike Olivier, who preferred the stage to the screen, Brando concentrated his talents on movies after bidding the Broadway stage adieu in 1949, a decision for which he was severely criticized... See full bio »

Get Streaming for the Holidays

Revisit cherished classics and discover new titles. We're serving up what you need to stay warm and full of cheer all season long.

Visit our Holiday Streaming section

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 35 people
created 12 Dec 2010
a list of 34 people
created 10 Jan 2011
a list of 25 people
created 17 Jan 2012
a list of 43 people
created 18 Aug 2013
a list of 29 people
created 08 Feb 2014

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Marlon Brando's work have you seen?

User Polls

Won 2 Oscars. Another 26 wins & 32 nominations. See more awards »

Known For


Hide Hide Show Show Actor (46 credits)
 2006 The Godfather (Video Game)
Don Vito Corleone (voice)
 2001 Michael Jackson: You Rock My World (Video short)
 2001 The Score
 1998 Free Money
Warden Sven 'The Swede' Sorenson
 1997 The Brave
 1980 The Formula
Adam Steiffel, Chairman Titan Oil
 1978 Superman
 1968 Candy
 1953 The Wild One
Johnny Strabler / Narrator
 1950 The Men
 1950 Come Out Fighting (TV Movie)
Jimmy Brand
 1949 Actor's Studio (TV Series)
- I'm No Hero (1949)
Show Show Soundtrack (3 credits)
Show Show Director (1 credit)
Show Show Cinematographer (1 credit)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (8 credits)
Show Show Self (35 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (122 credits)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Other Works:

Truckline Cafe (1946). Written by Maxwell Anderson. Scenic Design by Boris Aronson. Costume Design by Millia Davenport. Directed by Harold Clurman. Belasco Theatre: 27 Feb 1946- 9 Mar 1946 (13 performances). Cast: Joseph Adams (as "Second Man"), Marlon Brando (as "Sage McRae"), Irene Dailey (as "Angie"), Joann Dolan (as "Evvie ... See more »

Publicity Listings:

5 Biographical Movies | 31 Print Biographies | 3 Portrayals | 4 Interviews | 85 Articles | 18 Pictorials | 19 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:


5' 9" (1.75 m)

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Never confuse the size of your paycheck with the size of your talent. See more »


Native of Omaha, Nebraska. His mother once gave stage lessons to Henry Fonda, another Nebraska native. See more »


Bizarrely unique voice with an extreme nasal tonality spoken in mumbles See more »


Mr Mumbles See more »

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
Marlon Brando's sexappeal stanko1987
Last Tango midwestmoviemaven
Brando Vs Daniel-Day matrix5904
When did the food problems/addiction start with Brando? somethingtodu
Brando/Capote Short Film NeverBrokenx29
Come out Fighting - 1950 TV Show starring Marlon Brando jilllopez
Discuss Marlon Brando on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page