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Anthony Hopkins was born on December 31, 1937, in Margam, Wales, to Muriel Anne (Yeats) and Richard Arthur Hopkins, a baker. His parents were both of half Welsh and half English descent. Influenced by Richard Burton, he decided to study at College of Music and Drama and graduated in 1957. In 1965, he moved to London and joined the National Theatre... See full bio »
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Won 1 Oscar. Another 44 wins & 51 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 Collide (completed)
Hagen Kahl
 2016 Beyond Deceit (completed)
 2015 Go with Me
 2015/II Solace
John Clancy
 2014 Noah
 2013 RED 2
 2013 Bare Knuckles
Xavier Jonas (uncredited)
 2011 360
 2011 Thor
 2007 Beowulf
 2006 Bobby
 2005 Proof
 2000 How the Grinch Stole Christmas
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 1993 The Innocent
 1992 Freejack
 1988 The Dawning
Cassius / Angus Barrie
 1985 The Good Father
Bill Hooper
 1980 A Change of Seasons
Adam Evans
 1978 Magic
Corky Withers / Fats (voice)
 1978 International Velvet
Captain Johnson
 1977 Audrey Rose
Elliot Hoover
 1974 The Girl from Petrovka
 1969 Hamlet
 1967 Red, White and Zero
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Other Works:

2003: Narrated TV show on Animal Planet channel about wildlife. See more »

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3 Biographical Movies | 6 Print Biographies | 24 Interviews | 20 Articles | 4 Pictorials | 23 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Fabian Hogarth | Sir Anthony Hopkins | Tony


5' 8½" (1.74 m)

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We live in such a precious, pussyfooting society - everyone takes offence so quickly. See more »


Is a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC), Stratford Upon Avon, England, where he spent three seasons after graduating from RADA. See more »


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