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Gerard Butler


Gerard Butler was born in Paisley, Scotland, to Margaret and Edward Butler, a bookmaker. His family is of Irish origin. Gerard spent some of his youth in Canada, but was mostly raised, along with his older brother and sister, in his hometown of Paisley. His parents divorced when he was a child, and he and his siblings were raised primarily by ... See full bio »

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 2016 Geostorm (filming)
Jake
 2013 Movie 43
Leprechaun 1 & 2 (segment "Happy Birthday")
 2011 Na Nai'a: Legend of the Dolphins
Narrator (voice)
 2009 Gamer
Kable
 2006 Guilty Hearts
Peter (segment: Please!, 1999) (as Gerry Butler)
 2005 The Game of Their Lives
Frank Borghi
 2002 Shooters
Jackie Junior
 2001 Please! (Short)
Peter (as Gerry Butler)
 2000 Harrison's Flowers
Chris Kumac, photojournalist
 1999 The Cherry Orchard
Yasha (as Gerald Butler)
 1999 One More Kiss
Sam
 1999 Fast Food
Jacko
 1997 Tomorrow Never Dies
Leading Seaman - HMS Devonshire
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Other Works:

Appeared in "Snatch", a new play by Peter Rose - Pleasance Theatre, London (1998). See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 10 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 9 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Gerald Butler | Gerry Butler

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on wanting to impress WB chief Alan Horn and the stuntmen with his physical preparation on 300]: I made a promise to [Warner Bros. president] Alan Horn personally that if he gave me the role, I would so kick butt that I would make the movie my life -- and I did. Every workout session, and every bit of pain that I went through made me feel more like a Spartan. I wanted the stuntmen to go, "Who is... See more »

Trivia:

During production of The Phantom of the Opera (2004), it took him four hours to get fitted with his makeup and prosthetics. See more »

Trademark:

Gravelly, commanding voice See more »

Nickname:

Gerry

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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