Gerard Butler
Gerard Butler
Gerard James Butler (born 13 November 1969) is a Scottish actor and film producer. After studying law, he turned to acting in the mid-1990s with small roles in productions such as Mrs Brown (1997), the James Bond film Tomorrow Never Dies (1997), and Tale of the Mummy (1998). In 2000, he starred as Count Dracula in the gothic horror film Dracula 2000 with Christopher Plummer and Jonny Lee Miller. He played Attila the Hun in the miniseries Attila (2001), then appeared in the films Reign of Fire with Christian Bale (2002) and Lara Croft: Tomb Raider – The Cradle of Life with Angelina Jolie (2003) before playing André Marek in the adaptation of Michael Crichton's science fiction adventure Timeline (2003). He then was cast as Erik, The Phantom in Joel Schumacher's 2004 film adaptation of the musical The Phantom of the Opera, with Emmy Rossum; it earned him a Satellite Award nomination for Best Actor. Butler gained worldwide recognition for his portrayal of King Leonidas in Zack Snyder's fantasy war film 300. That role earned him nominations for an Empire Award for Best Actor and a Saturn Award for Best Actor and a win for MTV Movie Award for Best Fight. He voiced Stoick the Vast in the critically and commercially successful How to Train Your Dragon franchise (2010–2019). Also in the 2010s, he portrayed Secret Service agent Mike Banning in the action thriller series Olympus Has Fallen, London Has Fallen, Angel Has Fallen and the upcoming Night Has Fallen. He played military leader Tullus Aufidius in the 2011 film Coriolanus, a modern adaptation of Shakespeare's tragedy of the same name, and Sam Childers in the 2011 action biopic Machine Gun Preacher.
Known For Acting
Most Rating 40.384
Birthday 1969-11-13
Place of Birth Paisley, Scotland, UK
Also Known As 傑拉德·巴特勒, เจอราร์ด บัตเลอร์, ジェラルド・バトラー, 제라드 버틀러, Джерард Батлер, جيرارد بتلر, Gerard James Butler, Τζεράρντ Τζέιμς Μπάτλερ, Τζεράρντ Μπάτλερ,
300
2007

300

Dracula 2000
2000

Dracula 2000

Beowulf & Grendel
2005

Beowulf & Grendel

Dear Frankie
2004

Dear Frankie

The Phantom of the Opera
2004

The Phantom of the Opera

The Bounty Hunter
2010

The Bounty Hunter

RocknRolla
2008

RocknRolla

The Game of Their Lives
2005

The Game of Their Lives

Machine Gun Preacher
2011

Machine Gun Preacher

Tales of the Black Freighter
2009

Tales of the Black Freighter

Gamer
2009

Gamer

Chasing Mavericks
2012

Chasing Mavericks

Playing for Keeps
2012

Playing for Keeps

Wrath of Gods
2007

Wrath of Gods

Olympus Has Fallen
2013

Olympus Has Fallen

Please!
2001

Please!

Geostorm
2017

Geostorm

London Has Fallen
2016

London Has Fallen

Hunter Killer
2018

Hunter Killer

The Vanishing
2019

The Vanishing

Angel Has Fallen
2019

Angel Has Fallen

A Family Man
2016

A Family Man

Den of Thieves
2018

Den of Thieves

Afterburn

Afterburn

Jewel of the Sahara
2001

Jewel of the Sahara

Greenland
2020

Greenland

Den of Thieves 2: Pantera

Den of Thieves 2: Pantera

Plane
2023

Plane

Remote Control

Remote Control

Kandahar
2023

Kandahar

Copshop
2021

Copshop

Night Has Fallen

Night Has Fallen

Greenland: Migration

Greenland: Migration

Attila
2001

Attila

Love Reaches Everywhere
2020

Love Reaches Everywhere

Fast Food
1998

Fast Food

Hair of the Dog

Hair of the Dog

Just Watch Me

Just Watch Me

Last Seen Alive
2022

Last Seen Alive

Lara Croft: Tomb Raider - The Cradle of Life
2003

Lara Croft: Tomb Raider - The Cradle of Life

How to Train Your Dragon
2010

How to Train Your Dragon

The Ugly Truth
2009

The Ugly Truth

P.S. I Love You
2007

P.S. I Love You

Legend of the BoneKnapper Dragon
2010

Legend of the BoneKnapper Dragon

One More Kiss
1999

One More Kiss

Dragons: Gift of the Night Fury
2011

Dragons: Gift of the Night Fury

Coriolanus
2011

Coriolanus

Law Abiding Citizen
2009

Law Abiding Citizen

All-Star Weekend

All-Star Weekend

Nim's Island
2008

Nim's Island

Timeline
2003

Timeline

Butterfly on a Wheel
2007

Butterfly on a Wheel

How to Train Your Dragon 2
2014

How to Train Your Dragon 2

Gods of Egypt
2016

Gods of Egypt

Trailer for a Remake of Gore Vidal's Caligula
2005

Trailer for a Remake of Gore Vidal's Caligula

How to Train Your Dragon: Homecoming
2019

How to Train Your Dragon: Homecoming

Naya Legend of the Golden Dolphin
2025

Naya Legend of the Golden Dolphin

Reign of Fire
2002

Reign of Fire

Shooters
2002

Shooters

Little White Lies
1998

Little White Lies

Mrs Brown
1997

Mrs Brown

How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World
2019

How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

Harrison's Flowers
2000

Harrison's Flowers

The Cherry Orchard
1999

The Cherry Orchard

Guilty Hearts
2006

Guilty Hearts

Discovering Mavericks
2013

Discovering Mavericks

Tale of the Mummy
1998

Tale of the Mummy

Movie 43
2013

Movie 43

Tomorrow Never Dies
1997

Tomorrow Never Dies