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Richard Burton (I) (1925–1984)

Actor | Producer | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966) | Where Eagles Dare (1968) | 1984 (1984)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 7 Oscars. Another 17 wins & 13 nominations More »
NICKNAMEs  
Rich, Dick
BORN 
Nov 10, 1925 (died Aug 5, 1984)
HEIGHT 
5' 9" (1.75m)

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Past Film & Video (63 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (20 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for FargoFargo (TV Series) Performer ("The Eve of the War") ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
    • Before the Law (Oct 19, 2015) Performer ("The Eve of the War") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Cleopatra: The Film That Changed HollywoodCleopatra: The Film That Changed Hollywood (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage), Dedicated To The Memory Of  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Ellis IslandEllis Island (TV Mini-series) Sen. Phipps Ogden ( 3 episodes, 1984 )  Less 1984 3
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) White Knight ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for WagnerWagner (TV Series) Richard Wagner ( 10 episodes, 1981–1983 )  Less 1981–1983 10
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  • Primary photo for The Gathering StormThe Gathering Storm (TV Movie) Winston Churchill  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Brief EncounterBrief Encounter (TV Movie) Alec Harvey  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Divorce His - Divorce HersDivorce His - Divorce Hers (TV Movie) Martin Reynolds  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Mooch Goes to HollywoodMooch Goes to Hollywood (TV Movie) Narrator (uncredited)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Here's LucyHere's Lucy (TV Series) Richard Burton ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for BBC Sunday-Night PlayBBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Mini-series) George Holyoake ( 1 episode, 1960 )  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for The TempestThe Tempest (TV Movie) Caliban  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for Buick-Electra PlayhouseBuick-Electra Playhouse (TV Series) Philip Rawlings ( 1 episode, 1960 )  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for The Fifth ColumnThe Fifth Column (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The DuPont Show of the MonthThe DuPont Show of the Month (TV Series) Heathcliff ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for The James Mason ShowThe James Mason Show (TV Series) Performer (1956)  Less 1956– 
  • Primary photo for Celanese TheatreCelanese Theatre (TV Series) Mat Burke ( 1 episode, 1952 )  Less 1952 1
  • Primary photo for Michèle and RenéMichèle and René (TV Series) Prince Henry ( 1 episode, 1951 )  Less 1951 1
  • Primary photo for BBC Sunday-Night TheatreBBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) Richard ( 1 episode, 1950 )  Less 1950 1
  • Primary photo for The Corn Is GreenThe Corn Is Green (TV Movie) Morgan Evans  Less 1946
Self (68 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Great Broadway Musical Moments from the Ed Sullivan ShowGreat Broadway Musical Moments from the Ed Sullivan Show (TV Movie) King Arthur  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for All-Star Party for Frank SinatraAll-Star Party for Frank Sinatra (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The 37th Annual Tony AwardsThe 37th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Himself - Co-Host  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for I, Leonardo: A Journey of the MindI, Leonardo: A Journey of the Mind (TV Movie) Himself / Narrator (voice)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Great HamletsThe Great Hamlets (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 1983– 
  • Primary photo for To the Ends of the EarthTo the Ends of the Earth Narrator  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Fall GuyThe Fall Guy (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Star-Studded Spoof of the New TV Season, G-Rated, with Glamour, Glitter and GagsStar-Studded Spoof of the New TV Season, G-Rated, with Glamour, Glitter and Gags (TV Special) Himself  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Dick Cavett ShowThe Dick Cavett Show (TV Series) Himself - Actor / Himself ( 3 episodes, 1980 )  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Live from Lincoln CenterLive from Lincoln Center (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for California SuiteCalifornia Suite Himself on TV (uncredited)  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Hollywood's Diamond JubileeHollywood's Diamond Jubilee (TV Special) Himself - Interview  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Wer sagt mir, wer ich bin...Wer sagt mir, wer ich bin... (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The 50th Annual Academy AwardsThe 50th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a Leading Role  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Good Morning AmericaGood Morning America (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1977–1978 )  Less 1977–1978
  • Primary photo for AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Henry FondaAFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Henry Fonda (TV Special) Himself  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The People's Command PerformanceThe People's Command Performance (TV Special) Himself  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The 35th Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 35th Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood GreatsThe Hollywood Greats (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Kane on FridayKane on Friday (TV Series) Himself  Less 1977– 
  • Primary photo for CBS Salutes Lucy: The First 25 YearsCBS Salutes Lucy: The First 25 Years (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Volcano: An Inquiry Into the Life and Death of Malcolm LowryVolcano: An Inquiry Into the Life and Death of Malcolm Lowry Malcolm Lowry (voice)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The 30th Annual Tony AwardsThe 30th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Himself - Co-Host, Special Award Recipient & Presenter  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for ParkinsonParkinson (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Film '72Film '72 (TV Series) Himself - Interviewee ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Apropos FilmApropos Film (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for CinemaCinema (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Bitte umblätternBitte umblättern (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Himself ( 5 episodes, 1970–1972 )  Less 1970–1972
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  • Primary photo for 60 Minutes60 Minutes (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for A World of LoveA World of Love (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The 42nd Annual Academy AwardsThe 42nd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a Leading Role  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1961–1969 )  Less 1961–1969
  • Primary photo for Anne Boleyn's EnglandAnne Boleyn's England (Short) Himself  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Public Broadcast LaboratoryPublic Broadcast Laboratory (TV Series) Himself  Less 1967–1969
  • Primary photo for A Wall in JerusalemA Wall in Jerusalem Narrator (English version)  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for On Location: Where Eagles DareOn Location: Where Eagles Dare (Short) Himself  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Robert Kennedy RememberedRobert Kennedy Remembered (Short) Narrator  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Paris aktuellParis aktuell (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Gala de l'UnicefGala de l'Unicef (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The Comedians in AfricaThe Comedians in Africa (Short) Himself (uncredited)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Acting in the SixtiesActing in the Sixties (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The Heart of Show BusinessThe Heart of Show Business (TV Movie) Himself - Narrator  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Per FirenzePer Firenze (TV Movie) Himself - Narrator  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for The Sammy Davis, Jr. ShowThe Sammy Davis, Jr. Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for The Jack Paar ProgramThe Jack Paar Program (TV Series) Himself (on film) / Himself ( 3 episodes, 1964–1965 )  Less 1964–1965
  • Primary photo for A Statue for 'The Sandpiper'A Statue for 'The Sandpiper' (Short) Himself  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for The Big SurThe Big Sur (Short) Himself / Narrator  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Eulogy to 5.02Eulogy to 5.02 (Short) Narrator  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for ABC ScopeABC Scope (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Freedom SpectacularFreedom Spectacular (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for The 18th Annual Tony AwardsThe 18th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominee: Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Play and Presenter  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Hollywood and the StarsHollywood and the Stars (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for On the Trail of the IguanaOn the Trail of the Iguana (Short) Himself  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Farewell to the VicFarewell to the Vic (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for InheritanceInheritance (Short) Narrator  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The Broadway of Lerner and LoeweThe Broadway of Lerner and Loewe (TV Movie) Himself / Arthur  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for A Tribute to Dylan ThomasA Tribute to Dylan Thomas (Short) Himself  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for Camera ThreeCamera Three (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for Winston Churchill: The Valiant YearsWinston Churchill: The Valiant Years (TV Series) Winston Churchill ( 26 episodes, 1960–1961 )  Less 1960–1961
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  • Primary photo for The 15th Annual Tony AwardsThe 15th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner: Best Actor (Musical) and Accepting Award for Best Conductor  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for Borrowed PastureBorrowed Pasture (TV Movie) Himself - Narrator  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for March to AldermastonMarch to Aldermaston (Short) Narrator  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for Cerdyn Nadolig - Igymru GyfanCerdyn Nadolig - Igymru Gyfan (TV Special) Himself  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for Alan Melville Takes You from A-ZAlan Melville Takes You from A-Z (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958
    • B (Oct 29, 1958) Himself  Less
  • Primary photo for Film FanfareFilm Fanfare (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for Thursday's ChildrenThursday's Children (Short) Narrator (voice)  Less 1954
Archive Footage (63 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Beauty Is TruthBeauty Is Truth (Video) Self (archive footage)  Less 2017 €500
  • Primary photo for Welcome to the BasementWelcome to the Basement (TV Series) George ( 2 episodes, 2012–2015 )  Less 2012–2015
    • Catch-22 (Apr 10, 2015) George (archive footage)  Less
    • Song of the South (Nov 16, 2012) George (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Colpo di scenaColpo di scena (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for KulturzeitKulturzeit (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Elizabeth Taylor: Auction of a LifetimeElizabeth Taylor: Auction of a Lifetime (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Elizabeth Taylor: A TributeElizabeth Taylor: A Tribute (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of the War of the Worlds: Minigame AdventureJeff Wayne's Musical Version of the War of the Worlds: Minigame Adventure (Video Game) The Journalist: the narrator-protagonist (archive sound) (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of HollywoodMoguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood (TV Mini-series) George ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
    • Fade Out, Fade In (Dec 13, 2010) George (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Cinemassacre's Monster MadnessCinemassacre's Monster Madness (TV Series) Father Philip Lamont ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Robna kucaRobna kuca (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for John le CarréJohn le Carré (Video) Self (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for König der Spione - John le CarréKönig der Spione - John le Carré (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for DuelleDuelle (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for 20 to 120 to 1 (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2007–2008 )  Less 2007–2008
  • Primary photo for Welsh GreatsWelsh Greats (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
    • Richard Burton (Mar 31, 2008) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Paris Hilton Inc.: The Selling of CelebrityParis Hilton Inc.: The Selling of Celebrity (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Marcello, una vita dolceMarcello, una vita dolce Himself (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of 'The War of the Worlds'Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of 'The War of the Worlds' (Video) George Herbert, The Journalist (archive sound) (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for John Osborne and the Gift of FriendshipJohn Osborne and the Gift of Friendship (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for La Marató 2005La Marató 2005 (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Tage und Nächte in ParisTage und Nächte in Paris (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Final Cut: The Making and Unmaking of Heaven's GateFinal Cut: The Making and Unmaking of Heaven's Gate Mark Anthony (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for 60 Minutes60 Minutes (TV Series) Himself - Actor ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Himself / Mark Antony / Hamlet ( 4 episodes, 1995–2003 )  Less 1995–2003
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  • Primary photo for Sendung ohne NamenSendung ohne Namen (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for ReputationsReputations (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Elizabeth Taylor and Richard BurtonElizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton (TV Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for OmnibusOmnibus (TV Series) Self ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Himself - Actor / Himself ( 2 episodes, 1997–2000 )  Less 1997–2000
  • Primary photo for I Love 1970'sI Love 1970's (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000
    • I Love 1973 (Aug 12, 2000) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Elizabeth Taylor: A Musical CelebrationElizabeth Taylor: A Musical Celebration (TV Movie) George (trailer of 'Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf ?') (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Hollywood CouplesHollywood Couples (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Remembers Lee MarvinHollywood Remembers Lee Marvin (TV Movie) Breck Stancill (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Best of BritishBest of British (TV Series) Mark Antony ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999
    • George Cole (Dec 23, 1999) Mark Antony (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Screen Tests: Take 1Hollywood Screen Tests: Take 1 (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for E! True Hollywood StoryE! True Hollywood Story (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Jeff Wayne's the War of the WorldsJeff Wayne's the War of the Worlds (Video Game) The Journalist / Narrator (archive sound) (archive footage)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Great Romances of the 20th Century: Elizabeth Taylor and Richard BurtonGreat Romances of the 20th Century: Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton (TV Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for ConanConan (TV Series) Crom ( 2 episodes, 1997 )  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Sphinx - Geheimnisse der GeschichteSphinx - Geheimnisse der Geschichte (TV Series) Marc Antony ( 2 episodes, 1994–1997 )  Less 1994–1997
  • Primary photo for The 50th Annual Tony AwardsThe 50th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Arthur (archive footage)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1988–1995 )  Less 1988–1995
  • Primary photo for Parkinson: The InterviewsParkinson: The Interviews (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995
    • Richard Burton (Aug 2, 1995) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Weddings of a LifetimeWeddings of a Lifetime (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Under Milk WoodUnder Milk Wood (TV Movie) First Voice (archive sound) (archive footage)  Less 1992 £500K
  • Primary photo for The Very Best of the Ed Sullivan Show 2The Very Best of the Ed Sullivan Show 2 (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Happy Birthday, Bob: 50 Stars Salute Your 50 Years with NBCHappy Birthday, Bob: 50 Stars Salute Your 50 Years with NBC (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Lerner and Loewe: Broadway's Last RomanticsLerner and Loewe: Broadway's Last Romantics (TV Movie) King Arthur (archive footage)  Less 1988 $500K
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Sex SymbolsHollywood Sex Symbols (Video) Self (archive footage)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Jack Paar Comes HomeJack Paar Comes Home (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Bob Hope's Comedy Salute to the SoapsBob Hope's Comedy Salute to the Soaps (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for La nuit des CésarsLa nuit des Césars (TV Series) In Memoriam ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Rock 'n' Roll YearsThe Rock 'n' Roll Years (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985
    • 1958 (1985) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Margret Dünser, auf der Suche nach den BesonderenMargret Dünser, auf der Suche nach den Besonderen (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Dick Cavett ShowThe Dick Cavett Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Good Old Days Part IIGood Old Days Part II (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Profile: Hardy KrügerProfile: Hardy Krüger (TV Short) Colonel Allen Faulkner (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for America at the MoviesAmerica at the Movies George (archive footage)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Mondo HollywoodMondo Hollywood Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Lionpower from MGMLionpower from MGM (Short) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The Rime of the Ancient MarinerThe Rime of the Ancient Mariner (Short) Narrator (archive footage)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Singer / Scene From Camelot ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963
    • 15th Anniversary Show (Jun 23, 1963) Singer / Scene From Camelot (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Hollywood: The Great StarsHollywood: The Great Stars (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1963

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