Gerard Butler. Geboren: in Glasgow, Schottland Großbritannien; Berufe: Schauspieler, Producer, Sprecher. Bekannt aus. Gerard Butler. Gefällt Mal · Personen sprechen darüber. Actor, Producer, Scotsman. My friends call me Gerry. Früher war es unwahrscheinlich, dass irgendjemand außerhalb Edinburghs je wissen würde, wer Gerard Butler ist. Dann sorgte er in Hollywood für Aufsehen.
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Edit Personal Details Other Works: Appeared in "Snatch", a new play by Peter Rose - Pleasance Theatre, London Alternate Names: Gerald Butler Gerry Butler.
Edit Did You Know? Personal Quote: [on looking like a Greek god yet feeling like an old man during the making of due to over-training] When I take my clothes off I look like a Greek God.
But inside I feel like an year-old man. My knees are gone. My shoulders feel like they don't exist any more. Trivia: His favorite actors are Christian Bale and Gary Oldman.
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Subscribe Now. Learn More in these related Britannica articles:. Upon graduation, he took a position as a trainee lawyer at an Edinburgh law firm.
However, he continued to stay out late drinking and he frequently missed work because of this. One week before he qualified as a lawyer, he was fired.
At the age of 25, and an unqualified lawyer, Butler moved to London to pursue his dream of becoming famous.
He admitted, "When I started out, I'm not sure I was actually in it for the right reasons. I wanted very much to be famous. Unable to win any acting roles initially, he worked in a variety of jobs including as a waiter, a telemarketer and a demonstrator of how toys work at fairs.
Whilst in London, he met an old friend from his teenage days in the Scottish Youth Theatre, who was now a London casting director. At that time, he was her boyfriend and her assistant.
She took him to an audition for Steven Berkoff 's play of Coriolanus. Then aged 27, Butler had his first professional acting job.
Less than a year later, he won a part in a theatre adaptation of Trainspotting , which he performed at the Edinburgh Festival. At age 30, Butler decided to move to Los Angeles; there he won parts in Dracula , Tomb Raider 2 , Dear Frankie , and Phantom of the Opera.
In London , Butler had various odd jobs until being cast by actor and director Steven Berkoff who later appeared alongside him in Attila in a stage production of Coriolanus.
He was cast as Ewan McGregor 's character Renton in the stage adaptation of Trainspotting , the same play that had inspired him to become an actor.
His film career continued with small roles, first in the James Bond film Tomorrow Never Dies  and then Russell Mulcahy 's Tale of the Mummy In , Butler was cast in two breakthrough roles, the first being Attila the Hun in the American TV miniseries Attila The film's producers wanted a known actor to play the part but eventually chose Butler.
He then appeared in Reign of Fire  as Creedy and Lara Croft: Tomb Raider — The Cradle of Life as Terry Sheridan, alongside Angelina Jolie.
In the role of Andre Marek in the big-screen adaptation of Michael Crichton 's novel Timeline ,  Butler played an archaeologist who was sent back in time with a team of students to rescue a colleague.
In , director Joel Schumacher was deciding on the principal casting for the film The Phantom of the Opera , a film adaptation of the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical of the same name , and thought of Butler, whom he had seen earlier in the film Dracula , to play the title character.
Butler, who had had no musical experience other than singing in a rock band while he was studying to be a lawyer, was surprised at the interest, but immediately began taking singing lessons with a vocal coach.
In , he starred as Spartan King Leonidas in the Warner Bros. I Love You with Hilary Swank. On 15 and 16 October , thanks to the popularity of his role as Spartan King Leonidas and the use of his lines during athletic events at Michigan State University , he was a guest at their Midnight Madness and homecoming American football game.
Subsequently, he was taken to Stanford University Medical Center and later released. Butler starred as Secret Service agent Mike Banning in the action thriller Olympus Has Fallen , opposite co-stars Aaron Eckhart and Morgan Freeman.
Butler said he broke two bones in his neck while shooting the film, but did not realise this until he had an MRI scan.
Two years later, Butler reprised his role as Mike Banning in the Olympus Has Fallen sequel London Has Fallen and also portrayed Set in Gods of Egypt.
Late in Butler starred as submarine captain Commander Joe Glass of the USS Arkansas , a Virginia class nuclear submarine, in the film Hunter Killer.
He starred as Mike Banning again in the film Angel Has Fallen. After release delays due to COVID, Butler is set to star in Greenland in Fall He has been a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in the Actor's Branch since Since October , Butler has divided his time between Los Angeles and Glasgow.
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