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Ben Kingsley

Actor | Soundtrack | Producer
KNOWN FOR 
Schindler's List (1993) | Shutter Island (2010) | Hugo (2011)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Oscar. Another 49 wins & 60 nominations More »
AKA 
Sir Ben Kingsley
BORN 
Dec 31, 1943 (age 72)
HEIGHT 
5' 8" (1.73m)

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Projects in Development (6 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Films in Production (6 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (89 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (38 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Performer ("A Smashing Day") (1 episode, 2015), Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
    • Sir Ben Kingsley/Henry Cavill/Reba McEntire (Aug 12, 2015) Himself - Guest (as Sir Ben Kingsley), Performer ("A Smashing Day") (as Sir Ben Kingsley)  Less
  • Primary photo for TutTut (TV Mini-series) Ay (3 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015 3
  • Primary photo for The Late Late Show with Craig FergusonThe Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (TV Series) Stanley Wilson (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • Episode #6.166 (Jun 4, 2010) Stanley Wilson (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for JackanoryJackanory (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Mrs. HarrisMrs. Harris (TV Movie) Herman Tarnower  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Anne Frank: The Whole StoryAnne Frank: The Whole Story (TV Mini-series) Otto Frank (2 episodes, 2001)  Less 2001 2
  • Primary photo for Alice in WonderlandAlice in Wonderland (TV Movie) Major Caterpillar  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Crime and PunishmentCrime and Punishment (TV Movie) Porfiry  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The Tale of Sweeney ToddThe Tale of Sweeney Todd (TV Movie) Sweeney Todd  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Weapons of Mass DistractionWeapons of Mass Distraction (TV Movie) Julian Messenger  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for MosesMoses (TV Movie) Moses  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Joseph in EgyptJoseph in Egypt (TV Movie) Potiphar  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The War That Never EndsThe War That Never Ends (TV Movie) Pericles  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Murderers Among Us: The Simon Wiesenthal StoryMurderers Among Us: The Simon Wiesenthal Story (TV Movie) Simon Wiesenthal  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Lenin: The TrainLenin: The Train (TV Movie) Lenin  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Il segreto del SaharaIl segreto del Sahara (TV Mini-series) Sholomon (4 episodes, 1988)  Less 1988 4
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  • Primary photo for Silas MarnerSilas Marner (TV Movie) Silas Marner  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Oxbridge BluesOxbridge Blues (TV Series) Geoff Craven (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for CamilleCamille (TV Movie) Duval  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for KeanKean (TV Movie) Edmund Kean  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Merry Wives of WindsorThe Merry Wives of Windsor (TV Movie) Frank Ford  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Vikings!Vikings! (TV Series) Actor (3 episodes, 1980)  Less 1980 3
  • Primary photo for BBC2 PlayhouseBBC2 Playhouse (TV Series) Ivanov (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979 1
  • Primary photo for Crown CourtCrown Court (TV Series) Jeremy Leigh (5 episodes, 1976–1979)  Less 1976–1979 5
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  • Primary photo for Thank You, ComradesThank You, Comrades (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Velvet GloveThe Velvet Glove (TV Series) Chakravarti (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for Dickens of LondonDickens of London (TV Mini-series) Dr. John Elliotson (2 episodes, 1976)  Less 1976 2
    • Magic (Nov 30, 1976) Dr. John Elliotson  Less
    • Dreams (Nov 23, 1976) Dr. John Elliotson  Less
  • Primary photo for The Love SchoolThe Love School (TV Series) Rossetti (5 episodes, 1975)  Less 1975 5
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  • Primary photo for Antony and CleopatraAntony and Cleopatra (TV Movie) Thidias  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for 2nd House2nd House (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for Wessex TalesWessex Tales (TV Mini-series) Lord Uplandtowers (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for Play for TodayPlay for Today (TV Series) Naseem (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for A MisfortuneA Misfortune (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Full HouseFull House (TV Series) The Misfortune cast member (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for The AdventurerThe Adventurer (TV Series) Pierre (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for Coronation StreetCoronation Street (TV Series) Ron Jenkins (5 episodes, 1966–1967)  Less 1966–1967 5
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  • Primary photo for OrlandoOrlando (TV Series) Peter Batterby (6 episodes, 1966)  Less 1966 6
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  • Primary photo for Pardon the ExpressionPardon the Expression (TV Series) Roy (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
Self (165 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (16 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Knights of Classic Drama at the BBCKnights of Classic Drama at the BBC (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 2015– 
  • Primary photo for Inside EditionInside Edition (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Richard Attenborough: A LifeRichard Attenborough: A Life (TV Movie) Himself - Actor (1992) (archive footage) (as Sir Ben Kingsley)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Movie GuideMovie Guide (TV Series) The Mandarin (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Too Young to DieToo Young to Die (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Room 237Room 237 Itzhak Stern (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2012 $260K
  • Primary photo for The Stars of the Street: 50 Years, 50 Classic CharactersThe Stars of the Street: 50 Years, 50 Classic Characters (Video) Ron Jenkins (archive footage)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Stars on the StreetStars on the Street (TV Movie) Ron Jenkins (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Live from Studio FiveLive from Studio Five (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
    • Episode #1.46 (Nov 16, 2009) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for British Film ForeverBritish Film Forever (TV Mini-series) Himself (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Making 'Cleaver'Making 'Cleaver' (TV Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Work of Director Jonathan GlazerThe Work of Director Jonathan Glazer (Video) Himself (archive footage) (as Sir Ben Kingsley)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Celebrities UncensoredCelebrities Uncensored (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
    • Episode #2.3 (Feb 25, 2004) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'Sneakers'The Making of 'Sneakers' (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Memories of 1970-1991Memories of 1970-1991 (TV Series) Himself (1 episode)  Less 1991– 
    • 1983 Himself (archive footage)  Less
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Fable IIIFable III (Video Game) Sabine (voice) (as Sir Ben Kingsley)  Less 2010

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