Margam, Port Talbot, West Glamorgan, Wales, UK
Claim to Fame
Silence of the Lambs
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Actor/Actress, Soundtrack, Director
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Sir Philip Anthony Hopkins, CBE (born 31 December 1937) is a Welsh film, stage and television actor. Considered by many to be one of film`s greatest living actors, he is best known for his portrayal of cannibalistic serial killer Hannibal Lecter in the 1991 blockbuster The Silence of the Lambs, its sequel, Hannibal, and its prequel, Red Dragon. His other notable film credits include The Elephant Man, Dracula, Legends of the Fall, The Remains of the Day, The Mask of Zorro, The World`s Fastest Indian, Hearts in Atlantis, Nixon and Fracture. Hopkins was born and raised in Wales, and also became a U.S. citizen on 12 April 2000. He received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2003 and was made a Fellow of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts in 2008.
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Cowbridge Grammar School, Glamorgan, Wales (1954)
Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff (1957), Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, London UK (1963)
Full Name at Birth
Philip Anthony Hopkins
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Sir Philip Anthony Hopkins, CBE (born 31 December 1937) is a Welsh actor of film, stage, and television, and a composer and painter. After graduating from the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama in 1957, he trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London, and was then spotted by Laurence Olivier who invited him to join the Royal National Theatre. In 1968, he got his break in film in The Lion in Winter, playing Richard I.
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Actor of film, stage, and television, and a composer.
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Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling)
Independent Talent Group Ltd., Celebrity Talent International, United Talent Agency
1999: TV commercial (voiceover) for Agilent Technologies., 2000: Appeared in Barclays Bank TV commercial "Player"., 2006: TV commercial (voiceover) for Occidental Petroleum., 2009: Commercials for Sky HD., (1999) TV commercial: Honda Avancier (Japan)
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Married||Anthony Hopkins and Stella Arroyave have been married since 1st Dec 2002.|||