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Christopher Plummer

Arthur Christopher Orme Plummer was born in Toronto, Ontario. He is the only child of Isabella Mary (Abbott), a secretary to the Dean of Sciences at McGill University, and John Orme Plummer, who sold securities and stocks. He is a great-grandson of John Abbott, who was Canada's third Prime Minister (from 1891 to 1892), and a ...

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Dec 13, 1929 In Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Trans-Canada Journey
Latest Project:
Movie The Last Full Measure 2018-01-16

Won 1 Oscar. Another 45 wins & 56 nominations.

Known For
Poster of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
Poster of Up
Poster of A Beautiful Mind
Poster of The Sound of Music
Movie Cliffs of Freedom Thanasi 2019
Movie Trans-Canada Journey Narrator 2019
Movie Hollywood Renegade Himself 2019
Series Telescope Unknown 2019
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Robert Wise Unknown 2019
Movie The Ultimate Stuntman: A Tribute to Dar Robinson Himself 2019
Movie J.W. Morrice Unknown 2019
Movie Lost Over Burma: Search for Closure Narrator 2019
Movie 30 Minutes, Mister Plummer Himself 2019
Movie Kinect Fun Labs: Kinect Rush - A Disney Pixar Adventures: Snapshot Unknown 2019
Movie The Silent Partner Unknown 2019
Movie Ted Allan: Minstrel Boy of the Twentieth Century Unknown 2019
Movie Star Trek: Klingon Academy General Chang 2019
Movie Liar's Edge Unknown 2019
Movie Supporting Players: Cameo Portraits of an Unforgettable Ensemble Unknown 2018
Movie The Last Full Measure Frank Pitsenbarger 2018-01-16
Movie Des McAnuff: A Life in Stages Himself 2018
Series Suspense Unknown 2018-01-15
Movie Boundaries Jack 2018-01-16
Movie The Star Herod 2017-11-17
Movie Back to 'Somewhere in Time' Himself 2017-11-02
Movie The Exception Kaiser Wilhelm II 2017-06-02
Movie The Man Who Invented Christmas Ebenezer Scrooge 2017-11-22
Series Odd Job Jack Unknown 2017-12-25
Movie Elegy Unknown 2017
Movie All the Money in the World J. Paul Getty 2017-12-25
Movie 2017 Canadian Screen Awards Himself 2017-03-12
Movie Howard Lovecraft & the Undersea Kingdom Unknown 2017
Movie The River of My Dreams Himself 2016-09-14
Movie 2016 Canadian Screen Awards Himself 2016-03-13
Movie A Roundabout Road to Broadway Unknown 2016-02-06
Movie Howard Lovecraft and the Frozen Kingdom Unknown 2016
Movie The Forger Joseph Cutter 2015-04-24
Movie The Untold Story of the Sound of Music Himself 2015-03-18
Movie Pixies Pixie King 2015-06-05
Movie Remember Zev Guttman 2015-12-17
Series Inside Edition Unknown 2015
Movie Danny Collins Frank Grubman 2015-04-10
Movie Behind the Scenes of Danny Collins Himself 2015-06-30
Movie Hector and the Search for Happiness Professor Coreman 2014-08-14
Movie Elsa & Fred Fred 2014-11-07
Movie The 85th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2013-02-24
Movie Felidae Unknown 2013-08-07
Series Celebrity Page Unknown 2013-09-09
Movie Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight John Harlan 2013-10-05
Movie The Legend of Sarila Croolik 2013-05-16
Movie Still Kicking Himself 2013-01-08
Movie Titans of the Ice Age Unknown 2013
Movie Kali, the Little Vampire Unknown 2012
Movie Backstage with Barrymore Unknown 2012
Movie The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo: Hard Copy Unknown 2012
Series Shakespeare Uncovered Himself 2012-01-25
Movie The 2012 Film Independent Spirit Awards Himself 2012-02-25
Movie Critics' Choice Movie Awards Red Carpet Himself 2012-01-12
Movie 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 2012-01-29
Movie 17th Annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards Unknown 2012-01-12
Movie The 84th Annual Academy Awards Himself - Winner 2012-02-26
Movie Out of My Dreams: Oscar Hammerstein II Unknown 2012-03-03
Movie The Tempest Prospero 2012-06-14
Movie The 66th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 2012-06-10
Movie The 2012 Annual Actors Fund Gala Awards Unknown 2012-05-21
Movie The 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards Himself - Winner 2012-01-15
Movie Barrymore Unknown 2011
Movie Beginners Hal 2011-06-09
Movie Priest Monsignor Orelas 2011-05-13
Movie The Captains Himself 2011-07-22
Movie The Bloody Frontier: Creating the World of Priest Himself 2011-08-16
Movie The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Henrik Vanger 2011-12-21
Movie The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Arngeir 2011-11-11
Series The Marilyn Denis Show Unknown 2011-01-10
Series The Talk Unknown 2010-10-18
Movie 16th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 2010-01-23
Movie The 67th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2010-01-17
Movie The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus Doctor Parnassus 2010-01-08
Movie The 82nd Annual Academy Awards Himself - Nominee 2010-03-07
Movie The Last Station Tolstoy 2010-02-26
Series Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood Narrator 2010-11-01
Series Conan Unknown 2010-11-08
Movie Making a Scene Himself 2010-09-24
Movie Up Charles Muntz 2009-05-26
Movie Up Charles Muntz 2009-05-29
Movie 9 #1 2009-09-09
Movie Caesar and Cleopatra Caesar 2009-01-31
Movie My Dog Tulip Unknown 2009
Series That Fellow in the Coat Unknown 2008-01-07
Movie Man in the Chair - Exclusive Unknown 2008
Movie Oscar, que empiece el espectáculo Unknown 2008-02-05
Movie Man in the Chair Flash Madden 2008-01-25
Movie Emotional Arithmetic David Winters 2008-04-18
Series The Summit P.J. Aimes 2008-06-15
Movie Already Dead Dr. Heller 2008-07-23
Series Nostalgia Critic Unknown 2007-07-01
Movie Hamlet (Solo) Himself - Interviewee 2007-09-13
Movie Closing the Ring Jack 2007-12-28
Movie The 61st Annual Tony Awards Unknown 2007-06-16
Movie Nuremberg: The Nazis Facing Their Crimes Unknown 2006
Movie The Lake House Simon Wyler 2006-06-16
Movie Inside Man Arthur Case 2006-03-24
Movie The Ultimate Heist: Making 'Inside Man' Himself 2006-03-25
Movie The New World Captain Newport 2006-01-20
Movie Making 'The New World' Unknown 2006-05-09
Series 20 to 1 Unknown 2005-09-29
Series Made in Hollywood Unknown 2005-09-30
Movie Must Love Dogs Bill 2005-07-29
Movie Our Fathers Cardinal Bernard Law 2005-05-21
Movie Four Minutes Archie Mason 2005-10-06
Series The Hour Unknown 2005-01-17
Movie My Favorite Things: Julie Andrews Remembers Himself 2005-11-15
Series Miracle Planet Unknown 2005
Movie On Location with 'The Sound of Music' Captain Von Trapp 2005-11-15
Movie From Liesl to Gretl: A 40th Aniversary Reunion Captain Von Trapp 2005-11-15
Movie Heidi Unknown 2005-12-22
Movie Syriana Dean Whiting 2005-12-09
Movie Alexander Aristotle 2004-11-24
Movie Melanie Remembers: Reflections by Olivia de Havilland Unknown 2004
Movie National Treasure John Adams Gates 2004-11-19
Movie The 58th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 2004-06-06
Series Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Movie Nicholas Nickleby Ralph Nickleby 2003-06-27
Movie Cold Creek Manor Mr. Massie 2003-09-19
Movie The Visual Bible: The Gospel of John Narrator 2003-11-14
Movie Blizzard Unknown 2003-12-24
Movie Madness of King Richard Himself 2003-11-26
Movie Lucky Break Graham Mortimer 2002-04-19
Movie Night Flight 'Flash' Harry Peters 2002-02-02
Movie A Beautiful Mind Dr. Rosen 2002-01-04
Movie Agent of Influence John Watkins 2002-06-01
Movie Ararat David 2002-12-06
Movie On Golden Pond Norman Thayer 2001-04-29
Movie Full Disclosure Robert Lecker 2001-05-15
Movie Leo's Journey Unknown 2001
Movie Dracula 2000 Abraham Van Helsing 2000-12-22
Movie American Tragedy F. Lee Bailey 2000-11-12
Movie Possessed Archbishop Hume 2000-10-22
Series Nuremberg Sir David Maxwell-Fyfe 2000-07-16
Movie The Dinosaur Hunter Hump Hinton 2000-08-05
Series Celebrate the Century Unknown 1999
Movie The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Unknown 1999-12-29
Movie The Clown at Midnight Mr. Caruthers 1999-02-09
Series The Directors Himself 1999-01-12
Movie Hidden Agenda Ulrich Steiner 1999-11-02
Movie Madeline: Lost in Paris Narrator 1999-08-02
Movie The Insider Mike Wallace 1999-11-05
Movie The First Christmas Unknown 1998
Movie Winchell Franklin D. Roosevelt 1998-11-21
Movie Blackheart Unknown 1998
Movie Red Blooded American Girl Dr. John Alcore 1997-01-03
Movie The Arrow George Hees 1997-01-12
Movie MGM Sing-Alongs: Being Happy Unknown 1997-03-04
Movie Babes in Toyland Barnaby Crookedman 1997-10-14
Series The Rosie O'Donnell Show Unknown 1997
Movie The 51st Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1997-06-01
Movie Skeletons Reverend Carlyle 1997-04-25
Series E! True Hollywood Story Unknown 1996-01-15
Movie Twelve Monkeys Unknown 1996-01-05
Movie The Conspiracy of Fear Wakeman 1996-10-01
Movie The Hamster Factor and Other Tales of Twelve Monkeys Unknown 1996-11-01
Movie We the Jury Unknown 1996-10-16
Series Life and Times Unknown 1996-10-04
Movie A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies Unknown 1995-05-21
Movie Harrison Bergeron John Klaxon 1995-08-13
Movie Dolores Claiborne Det. John Mackey 1995-03-24
Series The New Adventures of Madeline Unknown 1995-08-12
Movie Wolf Raymond Alden 1994-06-17
Movie Crackerjack Ivan Getz 1994-08-18
Movie The Sound of Music: From Fact to Phenomenon Himself 1994-12-21
Series HBO First Look Unknown 1994-03-01
Movie The 48th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1994-06-12
Movie Michael Caine: Breaking the Mold Unknown 1994-02-01
Series Madeline Narrator 1993-09-12
Movie A Stranger in the Mirror Clifton Lawrence 1993-10-24
Movie Ben-Hur: The Making of an Epic Unknown 1993
Series Good Day L.A. Unknown 1993-06-18
Movie The First Circle Unknown 1992-02-25
Movie Rock-A-Doodle Grand Duke 1992-04-03
Movie Impolite Unknown 1992-09-16
Movie Malcolm X Unknown 1992-11-18
Movie Secrets Mel Wexler 1992-04-06
Movie Young Catherine Sir Charles 1991-02-17
Movie Madeline in London Unknown 1991
Movie Money Martin Yahl 1991-04-17
Movie Firehead Vaughn 1991-01-25
Series Charlie Rose Unknown 1991-09-30
Movie Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country Chang 1991-12-06
Movie Madeline and the Gypsies Narrator 1991-10-14
Movie A Marriage: Georgia O'Keeffe and Alfred Stieglitz Unknown 1991-07-17
Movie Madeline and the Bad Hat Unknown 1991
Series Berlin Lady Unknown 1991
Movie A Ghost in Monte Carlo The Grand Duke Ivan 1990-04-02
Series Counterstrike Alexander Addington 1990-07-01
Movie The Little Crooked Christmas Tree Unknown 1990
Movie The First Emperor of China Unknown 1990
Movie Madeline's Christmas Unknown 1990
Movie Where the Heart Is Shitty 1990-02-23
Movie Madeline's Rescue Unknown 1990
Movie Nabokov on Kafka Unknown 1989
Movie Kingsgate None 1989
Movie Souvenir Unknown 1989
Movie Mindfield Doctor Satorius 1989-11-01
Movie Vampire in Venice Unknown 1988
Movie Shadow Dancing Unknown 1988
Movie The Making of a Legend: Gone with the Wind Narrator 1988-10-01
Movie Gandahar Unknown 1988-03-02
Series American Experience Unknown 1988-10-04
Movie Madeline Narrator 1988-04-09
Movie The Man Who Planted Trees Unknown 1987
Movie The Nightingale Unknown 1987
Movie Dragnet Whirley 1987-06-26
Movie A Hazard of Hearts Sir Giles Staverley 1987-12-27
Movie I Love N.Y. John Robertson Yeats 1987-05-04
Movie The Gnomes' Great Adventure Unknown 1987
Movie The Tin Soldier Unknown 1986
Movie An American Tail Henri 1986-11-21
Series Spearfield's Daughter Lord Jack Cruze 1986-01-12
Series Crossings Armand DeVilliers 1986-02-23
Movie The Boy in Blue Knox 1986-01-17
Series The Oprah Winfrey Show Unknown 1986-09-08
Movie The Boss' Wife Mr. Roalvang 1986-11-07
Series David the Gnome Unknown 1985
Movie The Velveteen Rabbit Unknown 1985
Movie Lily in Love Fitzroy Wynn / Roberto Terranova 1985-04-19
Movie Ordeal by Innocence Leo Argyle 1985-05-17
Movie Rumpelstiltskin Unknown 1985
Movie Dreamscape Bob Blair 1984-08-17
Movie Highpoint James Hatcher 1984-08-31
Series The Cosby Show Unknown 1984-09-20
Movie Movie Blockbusters: The 15 Greatest Hits of All Time Unknown 1983
Movie Prototype Dr. Carl Forrester 1983-12-07
Movie The Scarlet and the Black Col. Herbert Kappler 1983-02-02
Movie Parade of Stars Unknown 1983-05-22
Series The Thorn Birds Archbishop Vittorio Contini-Verchese 1983-03-27
Series Nature Unknown 1982-10-10
Movie The Amateur Professor Lakos 1982-02-12
Movie Night of 100 Stars Unknown 1982-03-08
Movie Natalie - A Tribute to a Very Special Lady Unknown 1982-08-16
Movie The 36th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1982-06-06
Movie Little Gloria... Happy at Last Reggie Vanderbilt 1982-10-24
Movie Eyewitness Joseph 1981-02-13
Movie When the Circus Came to Town Duke Royal 1981-01-20
Series Entertainment Tonight Unknown 1981-09-14
Movie The Disappearance Deverell 1981-05-10
Movie Dial M for Murder Unknown 1981
Movie Being Different Unknown 1981
Movie Somewhere in Time William Fawcett Robinson 1980-10-03
Movie Desperate Voyage Burrifous 1980-11-29
Movie The Shadow Box Brian 1980-12-28
Movie Murder by Decree Sherlock Holmes 1979-02-09
Movie Starcrash The Emperor 1979-03-09
Movie Riel Unknown 1979-04-15
Movie Hanover Street Paul Sellinger 1979-09-13
Movie Arthur Miller on Home Ground Himself 1979-11-01
Movie International Velvet John Seaton 1978-09-01
Movie Meeting the Challenge: International Velvet Himself 1978-10-24
Series The Sunday Drama Unknown 1977-01-03
Series Jesus of Nazareth Herod Antipas 1977-04-03
Movie The Assignment Kaptain Behounek 1977-07-11
Movie Aces High Sinclair 1977-12-01
Series Great Performances: Dance in America Unknown 1976-01-21
Movie The 30th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1976-04-18
Series Arthur Hailey's the Moneychangers Roscoe Heyward 1976-12-04
Movie Conduct Unbecoming Maj. Alastair Wimbourne 1975-10-05
Movie The Spiral Staircase Unknown 1975
Movie The Day That Shook the World Unknown 1975
Movie The Man Who Would Be King Rudyard Kipling 1975-12-18
Series Good Morning America Unknown 1975-01-06
Movie The Return of the Pink Panther Sir Charles Litton 1975-05-21
Movie The Happy Prince The Happy Prince 1974-12-02
Series Witness to Yesterday Unknown 1974
Movie After the Fall Quentin 1974-12-10
Movie The 28th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1974-04-21
Movie The Pyx Dt. Sgt. Jim Henderson 1973-10-01
Series Great Performances Unknown 1972-11-04
Movie Impromptu Balear Unknown 1971
Movie The Royal Hunt of the Sun Atahuallpa 1970-03-06
Movie Waterloo Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington 1970-10-29
Movie The Battle for The Battle of Britain Unknown 1969-12-31
Movie Battle of Britain Squadron Leader Colin Harvey 1969-10-24
Movie Lock Up Your Daughters! Lord Foppington 1969-06-13
Movie The Secret of Michelangelo Unknown 1968
Movie Oedipus the King Oedipus 1968-06-14
Movie Nobody Runs Forever Sir James Quentin 1968-09-19
Series NBC Experiment in Television Unknown 1967-02-19
Movie The Night of the Generals Field Marshal Rommel 1967-02-24
Movie Triple Cross Eddie Chapman 1966-12-09
Movie Inside Daisy Clover Raymond Swan 1966-04-27
Series Eye on New York Unknown 1965
Series BBC Play of the Month Unknown 1965-10-19
Movie Salzburg Sight and Sound Himself 1965-11-14
Series National Geographic Specials Unknown 1965-09-10
Movie The Sound of Music Captain Von Trapp 1965-03-29
Movie The Fall of the Roman Empire Commodus 1964-03-26
Series The Eamonn Andrews Show Unknown 1964-09-01
Movie Hamlet at Elsinore Hamlet 1964-11-15
Movie A Tribute to John F. Kennedy from the Arts Himself 1963-11-24
Movie Cyrano De Bergerac Cyrano de Bergerac 1962-12-06
Series The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Unknown 1962-10-01
Series Playdate Himself - Host 1961-10-04
Movie Time Remembered Unknown 1961
Series The Mike Douglas Show Unknown 1961-12-11
Movie The 14th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1960-04-24
Movie Captain Brassbound's Conversion Unknown 1960
Movie The Philadelphia Story Unknown 1959
Series Sunday Showcase Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. 1959-09-20
Movie A Doll's House Torvald Helmer 1959-11-15
Movie Wind Across the Everglades Unknown 1958
Movie Little Moon of Alban Kenneth Boyd 1958-03-24
Movie Stage Struck Joe Sheridan 1958-04-22
Movie Johnny Belinda Dr. Jack Pelletier 1958-10-13
Series The DuPont Show of the Month King Rudolf / ... 1957-09-29
Series Appointment with Adventure Unknown 1955-04-03
Series The Alcoa Hour Unknown 1955-10-16
Series Producers' Showcase Unknown 1954-10-18
Series Ponds Theater Unknown 1953-10-15
Series General Electric Theater Unknown 1953-02-01
Series Omnibus Unknown 1952-11-09
Series Encounter Unknown 1952-09-18
Series Broadway Television Theatre Unknown 1952-04-14
Series The Web Unknown 1950-07-04
Series The Ed Sullivan Show Unknown 1948-06-20
Series Studio One in Hollywood Unknown 1948-11-07
Series Kraft Theatre Unknown 1947-05-07