Geoffrey Rush  Australian Actor

Current Status

Jane Menelaus and Geoffrey Rush have been married for 27 years. They were dating for 10 months after getting together in 1988 and were married on 20th Nov 1988.

Relationships

Geoffrey Rush has 2 children, Angelica (24) and James (21).

About

Geoffrey Rush is a 65 year old Australian Actor. Born Geoffrey Roy Rush on 6th July, 1951 in Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia and educated at Everton Park State High School, he is famous for Shine in a career that spans 1971–present. His zodiac sign is Cancer.

Geoffrey Rush has been in 6 on-screen matchups, notably with Charlize Theron in The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004), Famke Janssen in House on Haunted Hill (1999), Jamie Lee Curtis in The Tailor of Panama (2001), Lynn Redgrave in Shine (1996) and Jennifer Ehle in The King's Speech (2010).

Geoffrey Rush is a member of the following lists: Male Shakespearean actors, Outstanding Performance by a Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Movie Primetime Emmy Award winners and Male actors from Melbourne.

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Dating History

Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Geoffrey Rush65 CancerActor
Australian
Jane Menelaus57Actress
Australian

Children

NameGenderBornAge
Angelica
Female199224 years old
James
Male199521 years old

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales2017BarbossaMovie
Gods of Egypt2016RaMovie
Minions2015Narrator (voice)Movie
The Daughter2015HenryMovie
Holding the Man2015BarryMovie
Oscar Wilde's the Nightingale and the Rose2015Oak TreeMovie
The Best Offer2014Virgil OldmanMovie
The Book Thief2013Hans HubermannMovie
The Man Who Could Not Dream2012Bird (voice)Movie
Being Brendo2012Dr. Lance PickeringMovie
Green Lantern2011Tomar-ReMovie
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides2011BarbossaMovie
The Eye of the Storm2011Basil HunterMovie
The Warrior's Way2010RonaldMovie
Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole2010Ezylryb (voice)Movie
The King's Speech2010Lionel LogueMovie
Lowdown2010Narrator, GodTV Show
Brand New Day2010Father BenedictusShort Film
Bran Nue Dae2009Father BenedictusMovie
$9.992008AngelMovie
Elizabeth: The Golden Age2007Sir Francis WalsinghamMovie
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End2007Captain Hector BarbossaMovie
Bloopers of the Caribbean2007Captain Hector BarbossaMovie
Candy2006CasperMovie
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest2006Captain Hector BarbossaMovie
Munich2005EphraimMovie
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers2004Peter SellersMovie
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers: Deleted Scenes2004Peter Sellers, Various CharactersMovie
Finding Nemo2003NigelMovie
Intolerable Cruelty2003Donovan DonalyMovie
Ned Kelly2003Superintendent Francis HareMovie
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl2003BarbossaMovie
Swimming Upstream2003Harold FingletonMovie
Harvie Krumpet2003Narrator (voice)Short Film
Blooper Reel2003BarbossaMovie
Frida2002Leon TrotskyMovie
The Banger Sisters2002Harry PlummerMovie
Kath & Kim2002GeoffTV Show
Lantana2001John KnoxMovie
The Tailor of Panama2001Harold 'Harry' PendelMovie
Quills2000The Marquis de SadeMovie
The Magic Pudding2000Bunyip BluegumMovie
House on Haunted Hill1999Stephen H. PriceMovie
Mystery Men1999Casanova FrankensteinMovie
A Little Bit of Soul1998Godfrey UsherMovie
Elizabeth1998Sir Francis WalsinghamMovie
Les Misérables1998JavertMovie
Shakespeare in Love1998Philip HensloweMovie
Oscar and Lucinda1997Narrator (voice)Movie
Frontier1997Soldier Administrator David CollinsTV Show
Children of the Revolution1996WelchMovie
Shine1996David Helfgott - AdultMovie
Twisted Tales1996Harry ChisholmTV Show
Mercury1996Bill WyattTV Show
Call Me Sal1996WalShort Film
Dad and Dave: On Our Selection1995Dave RuddMovie
Midday Crisis1994Short Film
Twelfth Night1987Sir Andrew AguecheekMovie
Starstruck1982Floor ManagerMovie
Hoodwink1981Detective 1Movie
Menotti1981TV Show
The Added Dimension1981Man (as Geoff Rush)Movie
Final PortraitAlberto GiacomettiMovie
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Discussions

Posted commentsView all comments (7)

karentatertotJan 28, 2013

I loved all of the Pirates' movies! Thanks for your work!

dahia15Apr 17, 2011

this guy was awesome in pirates of the caribbean

heatherachaseFeb 11, 2011

yay!

Elsa venegasFeb 14, 2009

Talentoso, amable, gentil, caballero, y por lo que se ve en la foto, muy tierno.

juriousOct 26, 2008

I adore this man - he`s a real gentleman. Very generous and caring, intelligent and funny, and he has beautiful eyes. Plus he`s a top actor! His wife`s so very fortunate. :)

ihearttinytimSep 14, 2008

He`s just absolutely beautiful. Such great talent, intelligence, AND looks; and nice guy too. Complete package! His wife is soooo lucky!

tiara1994Aug 25, 2008

I liked it when you played in Piraes as Barbossa. U Rock


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    About

    Geoffrey Roy Rush AC (born 6 July 1951) is an internationally renowned Australian actor and film producer. He is the youngest of the few people who have won the "Triple Crown of Acting": an Academy Award, a Tony Award and an Emmy Award. He ...

    Confirmed Relationships1
    Longest Relationship28 yrs, 8 mths
    Shortest Relationship28 yrs, 8 mths
    Average Relationship Length28 yrs, 8 mths
    First Name Geoffrey
    Middle Name Roy
    Last Name Rush
    Full Name at Birth Geoffrey Roy Rush
    Age 65 years
    Birthday 6th July, 1951
    Birthplace Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
    Height 5' 11½" (182 cm)
    Build Average
    Eye Color Brown - Dark
    Hair Color Brown - Dark
    Distinctive Feature Large Nose
    Zodiac Sign Cancer
    Sexuality Straight
    Ethnicity White
    Nationality Australian
    High School Everton Park State High School
    University University of Queensland, Jacques Lecoq School of Mime
    Occupation Text Actor, Writer, Voice Over Artist
    Occupation Actor
    Claim to Fame Shine
    Year(s) Active 1971–present
    Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Nopac Talent, Shanahan Management Pty Ltd. (Talent Management Company)
    Official Websites www.nndb.com/people/126/000025051/, www.biography.com/people/geoffrey-rush-21232319
    Friend Cate Blanchett, Colin Firth, Helena Bonham Carter
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