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Arthur Christopher Orme Plummer was born in Toronto, Ontario, the only child of Isabella Mary (Abbott) and John Orme Plummer, a secretary to the Dean of Sciences at McGill University. He is a great-grandson of Canadian Prime Minister John Abbott (who served from 1891 to 1892), and a great-great-great-grandson of Anglican clergyman John Bethune. He... See full bio »
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Won 1 Oscar. Another 44 wins & 37 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 Reds and Grays (pre-production)
King Gray (voice)
 2015 Remember (post-production)
Zev
 2015 Pixies (post-production)
Pixie King (voice)
 2014 Hector and the Search for Happiness
Professor Coreman
 2013 Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight
John Harlan
 2013 The Legend of Sarila
Croolik (English version, voice)
 2012 Kali, the Little Vampire (Short) (English version, voice)
 2011 Priest
Monsignor Orelas
 2010/IV The Tempest
Prospero
 2009/I 9
#1 (voice)
 2009 Up
Charles Muntz (voice)
 2009 My Dog Tulip
J.R. Ackerley (voice)
 2007 Already Dead
Dr. Heller
 2007 Man in the Chair
Flash Madden
 2005/II Heidi
Grandfather (voice)
 2003 Cold Creek Manor
Mr. Massie
 2003 The Visual Bible: The Gospel of John
Narrator (voice)
 2002 Ararat
David
 2001 Lucky Break
Graham Mortimer
 1999 Madeline: Lost in Paris
Narrator (voice)
 1999 Hidden Agenda
Ulrich Steiner
 1999 The Clown at Midnight
Mr. Caruthers
 1998 The First Christmas
Narrator (voice)
 1998 Blackheart
Holmes
 1994 Crackerjack
Ivan Getz
 1994 Wolf
Raymond Alden
 1992 Malcolm X
Chaplain Gill
 1992 Impolite
Naples O'Rorke (uncredited)
 1992 Liar's Edge
Harry Weldon
 1991 Rock-A-Doodle
Grand Duke (voice)
 1991 Money
Martin Yahl
 1991 Firehead
Col. Garland Vaughn
 1990 Red Blooded American Girl
Dr. John Alcore
 1989 Kingsgate
 1989 Mindfield
Doctor Satorius
 1989 Souvenir
Ernst Kestner
 1988 Shadow Dancing
Edmund Beaumont
 1988 Vampire in Venice
Professor Paris Catalano
 1988 Gandahar
Metamorphis (English version, voice)
 1987 The Gnomes' Great Adventure
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 1987 Dragnet
Reverend Jonathan Whirley
 1987 The Man Who Planted Trees (Short)
Narrator (English version, voice)
 1987 I Love N.Y.
John Robertson Yeats
 1986 An American Tail
Henri (voice)
 1986 The Boss' Wife
Mr. Roalvang
 1986 The Boy in Blue
Knox
 1984 Lily in Love
Fitzroy Wynn / Roberto Terranova
 1982 Highpoint
James Hatcher
 1981 The Amateur
Professor Lakos
 1981 Eyewitness
Joseph
 1979 Hanover Street
Paul Sellinger
 1978 Starcrash
The Emperor
 1978 International Velvet
John Seaton
 1977 The Disappearance
Deverell
 1977 The Assignment
Kaptain Behounek
 1976 Aces High
Sinclair
 1975 Conduct Unbecoming
Maj. Alastair Wimbourne
 1975 The Spiral Staircase
Dr. Joe Sherman
 1974 The Happy Prince (Short)
The Happy Prince (voice)
 1973 The Pyx
Dt. Sgt. Jim Henderson
 1968 Nobody Runs Forever
Sir James Quentin
 1965 Inside Daisy Clover
Raymond Swan
 1958 Wind Across the Everglades
Walt Murdock
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He acted in William Shakespeare's play, "Much Ado About Nothing" in the Royal Shakespeare Company production in the Stratford Theatre Festival at the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre in Stratford-Upon-Avon, England with Geraldine McEwan in the cast. Michael Langham was director. See more »

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1 Print Biography | 1 Interview | 6 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »


Height:

5' 10½" (1.79 m)
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Personal Quote:

Ewan (McGregor) doesn't act, he inhabits a role. And, of course, he makes you not act and inhabit the role, like it's a competition. I owe that to him. See more »

Trivia:

Has appeared with Donald Sutherland in four films: Oedipus the King (1968), The Disappearance (1977), Murder by Decree (1979) and Ordeal by Innocence (1984). See more »

Trademark:

Rich smooth voice

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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