John Rhys-Davies

John Rhys-Davies

John Rhys-Davies  British Actor


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John Rhys-Davies was previously married to Suzanne A. D. Wilkinson (1966 - 2010) and Deborah Rhys-Davies.

John Rhys-Davies has been in a relationship with Lisa Manning (2004).


John Rhys-Davies is a 74 year old British Actor. Born on 5th May, 1944 in Salisbury, Wiltshire, England, UK, he is famous for The Living Daylights, Godess Of Love, The Lord of the Rings in a career that spans 1969–present. His zodiac sign is Taurus.

John Rhys-Davies has been in an on-screen matchup with Virginia Hey in The Living Daylights (1987).

John Rhys-Davies is a member of the following lists: Welsh male video game actors, People from Watton, Norfolk and 20th-century Welsh male actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 44 years, 7 months 22 years, 3 months -
Dating1 14 years, 10 months - -
Total3 44 years, 7 months 19 years, 10 months 14 years, 10 months


First Name John
Last Name Rhys-Davies
Full Name at Birth John Rhys-Davies
Alternative Name John Rhys-Davis, Jonathan Rhys-Davies
Age 74 years
Birthday 5th May, 1944
Birthplace Salisbury, Wiltshire, England, UK
Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
Build Large
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Distinctive Feature Booming Voice
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
High School Truro School
University University of East Anglia, Norwich, England, Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts
Occupation Text Actor, Voice Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame The Living Daylights, Godess Of Love, The Lord of the Rings
Year(s) Active 1974–present, 1969–present
Father Rhys Davies (mechanical engineer)
Mother Mary Margaretta Phyllis Jones (nurse)

John Rhys-Davies (born 5 May 1944) is a Welsh actor and voice actor known for his portrayal of Gimli in The Lord of the Rings trilogy and the charismatic excavator Sallah in the Indiana Jones films. He also played Agent Michael Malone in the 1993 remake of the 1950s television series The Untouchables, Pilot Vasco Rodrigues in the mini-series Shōgun, Professor Maximillian Arturo in Sliders, King Richard I in Robin of Sherwood, General Leonid Pushkin in the James Bond film The Living Daylights, and Macro in I, Claudius. Additionally, he provided the voices of Cassim in Disney's Aladdin and the King of Thieves, Macbeth in Gargoyles, Man Ray in SpongeBob SquarePants, Hades in Justice League and Tobias in the computer game Freelancer.

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John Rhys-Davies74 TaurusActor
Lisa Manning-TV Personality
New Zealander
Suzanne A. D. Wilkinson-
Deborah Rhys-Davies-


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
MaiaFemaleLisa Manning
BenMaleSuzanne A. D. Wilkinson
TomMaleSuzanne A. D. Wilkinson


The Blue Mauritius2019HansonMovie
Squadron 42 (Video Game)2019Randall GravesMovie
Valley of the Gods2018Dr. HermannMovie
Santa Fake2018JoeMovie
Camera Store2017Pinky SteubenMovie
Ellston Bay2017FatherMovie
The Invaders Song2017FatherMovie
The Shannara Chronicles2016Eventine ElessedilTV Show
The Lion Guard2016King SokweTV Show
The Apostle Peter: Redemption2016PeterMovie
Winter Thaw2016Martin AvdeitchMovie
Golden Shoes2015BurtMovie
Beyond the Mask2015Charles KempMovie
Killing Jesus2015AnnasTV Movie
The Adventures of Puss in Boots2015GoodswordTV Show
The Barefoot Bandits2015Captain Cragglechin, Captain Cragglechin McScuttlebuttTV Show
The Red Dress2015AngeloTV Movie
Harvey Beaks2015Britney, Elder BugTV Show
TripTank2014Caller, Priest, Wavy Arm Blowy GuyTV Show
Lantern City2014Desmond Wilhorn (2014)Movie
Time Lapse2014Mr. Bezzerides (scenes deleted, credit only)Movie
The Half Dead2014John SimmonsMovie
Saul: The Journey to Damascus2014CaiphasMovie
Apocalypse Pompeii2014Col. Carlo DillardMovie
Hieroglyph2014VociferTV Movie
Under Milk Wood2014Voice (voice)TV Movie
Once Upon a Time: Storybrooke Has Frozen Over2014Narrator (voice)Movie
Return to the Hiding Place2013EusiMovie
Concrete Blondes2013Kostas JakobatosMovie
100 Degrees Below Zero2013Colonel Ralph DillardMovie
Smokin'2013DoctorShort Film
Metal Hurlant Chronicles2012HolgarthTV Show
To Have and to Hold2012Governor YeardlyMovie
Escape2012Malcom AndrewsMovie
Missing Christmas2012Narrator, SantaTV Movie
Ferocious Planet2011Senator Jackson CrenshawTV Movie
Treasure Hunters2011NathanMovie
Once Upon a Time2011Grand PabbieTV Show
Medium Raw: Night of the Wolf2010Elliot CarbonTV Movie
Glastonbury: Isle of Light2010Movie
Sophie & Sheba2010Alistair WinstonMovie
Three Wise Women2010GreenTV Movie
Prisoners of the Sun2009Prof. Hayden MastertonMovie
Anacondas: Trail of Blood2009MurdochTV Movie
31 North 62 East2009John HammondMovie
Kröd Mändoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire2009GrimshankTV Show
Kiss Me Deadly2008Yale Ericson (as John Rhys Davies)TV Movie
Anaconda: The Offspring2008MurdochTV Movie
Fire & Ice2008SangimelTV Movie
Legend of the Seeker2008HoraceTV Show
In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale2007MerickMovie
The Ferryman2007The GreekMovie
Takezo Kensei: Sword Saint2007NarratorTV Show
One Night with the King2006MordecaiMovie
Shark Bait2006Thorton (voice)Movie
The Legend of Sasquatch2006Ranger Steve (voice)Movie
Psych2006CuratorTV Show
Shadows in the Sun2005Mr. Andrew BentonMovie
The Game of Their Lives2005Bill Jeffrey (as John Rhys Davies)Movie
The King Maker2005Phillippe De TorresMovie
The Lost Angel2005Father KevinMovie
Revelations2005Professor LampleyTV Show
The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement2004Viscount MabreyMovie
Catching Kringle2004Santa (voice)Movie
12 Days of Terror2004CaptainTV Movie
Dragon Storm2004King FastradTV Movie
La Femme Musketeer2004PorthosTV Show
Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go!2004Captain ProteusTV Show
Coronado2003Presidente Hugo Luis RamosMovie
The Jungle Book 22003Ranjan's Father (voice)Movie
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King2003GimliMovie
The Medallion2003Cmdr. Hammerstock-SmytheMovie
Vlad2003Narrator (voice)Movie
Helen of Troy2003King Priam of TroyTV Show
Endangered Species2002WyznowskiMovie
Scorcher2002Dr. Matthew SallinMovie
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers2002Gimli, Voice of TreebeardMovie
Fillmore!2002LennyTV Show
Sabretooth2002AnthonyTV Movie
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring2001GimliMovie
House of Mouse2001OberonTV Show
Justice League2001Lord HadesTV Show
The Zeta Project2001Edgar MandragoraTV Show
Sinbad: Beyond the Veil of Mists2000Baraka (voice), King AkronMovie
Britannic2000Captain Barrett (as John Rhys Davies)TV Movie
The Secret Adventures of Jules Verne2000Alexandre Dumas, Dumas, PorthosTV Show
The Gold Cross2000RodriguesShort Film
Delta Force One: The Lost Patrol1999IvanMovie
Au Pair1999Nigel KentTV Movie
Mickey Mouse Works1999OberonTV Show
SpongeBob SquarePants1999Man Ray, ManRayTV Show
Secret of the Andes1998Father ClaverMovie
Cats Don't Dance1997Woolie Mammoth (voice)Movie
The Protector1997RasheedMovie
You Wish1997Madman Mustapha, MustafaTV Show
Marquis de Sade1996Inspector MaraisMovie
The Great White Hype1996Johnny WindsorMovie
Boo to You Too! Winnie the Pooh1996Narrator (voice)Short Film
Catherine the Great1996PugachevTV Movie
Arli$$1996Davey Owen JonesTV Show
Gargoyles: The Goliath Chronicles1996MacBethTV Show
The Incredible Hulk1996ThorTV Show
Echo of Blue1996Movie
Blood of the Innocent1995ShmudaMovie
Glory Daze1995LutherMovie
Indiana Jones and the Temple of the Forbidden Eye Ride1995Sallah (uncredited)Short Film
Freakazoid!1995Professor BeastheadTV Show
Mortal Kombat: Defenders of the Realm1995AsgarthTV Show
Pinky and the Brain1995NarratorTV Show
Sliders1995Prof. Maximilian Arturo, Sheriff Maximilian ArturoTV Show
Star Trek: Voyager1995Leonardo da VinciTV Show
The High Crusade1994Bruder ParvusMovie
A Flintstones Christmas Carol1994Charles Brickens (voice, as John Rhys Davies)TV Movie
A Mind to Kill1994Roderick TateTV Show
Aaahh!!! Real Monsters1994Head Judge, ZivdoTV Show
Duckman: Private Dick/Family Man1994The Sultan of DendronTV Show
Gargoyles1994Arthur Morwood-Smyth, Demona's Second, MacbethTV Show
Fantastic Four1994ThorTV Show
Robot in the Family1994Eli Taki, Rashmud, SashriMovie
Cyborg Cop1993KesselMovie
South Beach1993Movie
Sunset Grill1993StocktonMovie
The Seventh Coin1993Captain GalilMovie
Animaniacs1993TympanniniTV Show
Peak Practice1993Mike KingTV Show
The Untouchables1993Agent Michael MaloneTV Show
Return to the Lost World1992ChallengerMovie
The Lost World1992ChallengerMovie
The Magic Paintbrush1992Zagal (voice)TV Movie
The Unnamable II: The Statement of Randolph Carter1992Professor WarrenMovie
Ring of the Musketeers1992Maurice TrevilleTV Movie
Batman: The Animated Series1992'Baron' Waclaw JozekTV Show
Perry Mason: The Case of the Fatal Framing1992Phillip GraffTV Movie
Journey of Honor1991El ZaidanMovie
I misteri della giungla nera1991O'ConnorTV Show
The Pirates of Dark Water1991TV Show
The Legend of Prince Valiant1991King Donovan, King HugoTV Show
Under Cover1991FlynnTV Show
Before the Storm1991FlynnTV Movie
The Strauss Dynasty1991GribovTV Show
Under Cover1991FlynnTV Movie
Secret Weapon1990Mossad ChiefTV Movie
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade1989SallahMovie
Rising Storm1989Donwaldo (as John Rhys Davies)Movie
The Princess and the Dwarf1989Movie
Desperado: Badlands Justice1989Richard MarriottTV Movie
Great Expectations1989Joe GargeryTV Show
The Trial of the Incredible Hulk1989Wilson Fisk (as John Rhys Davies)TV Movie
Tales from the Crypt1989DuvalTV Show
The Gifted One1989Carl BoardmanTV Movie
Young Toscanini1988RossiMovie
Goddess of Love1988ZeusTV Movie
Higher Ground1988Lt. SmightTV Movie
Noble House1988Quillan GorntTV Show
War and Remembrance1988Sammy MutterperlTV Show
Tusks1988Roger SinghMovie
Grizzly II: The Concert1987BouchardMovie
The Living Daylights1987General Leonid PushkinMovie
The Little Match Girl1987Police Chief MurphyTV Movie
Perry Mason: The Case of the Murdered Madam1987Edward TremaineTV Movie
Marjorie and the Preacherman1987Seymour LittlejohnMovie
Firewalker1986Corky TaylorMovie
In the Shadow of Kilimanjaro1986Chris TuckerMovie
King Solomon's Mines1985DogatiMovie
Best Revenge1984MustaphaMovie
Sword of the Valiant: The Legend of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight1984Baron FortinbrasMovie
Kim1984BabuTV Movie
Nairobi Affair1984SimonTV Movie
Murder, She Wrote1984Harry Mordecai, Harry Waverly, LancasterTV Show
Robin Hood1984King RichardTV Show
No Man's Land1984GrimshawTV Movie
Goldilocks and the Three Bears/Rumpelstiltskin/Little Red Riding Hood/Sleeping Beauty1984Narrator (voice)Movie
Reilly: Ace of Spies1983TanyatosTV Show
Sadat1983Gamal Abdel NasserTV Show
Scarecrow and Mrs. King1983Lord Ralph BromfieldTV Show
The Island of Adventure1982SmithMovie
Victor Victoria1982Andre CassellMovie
Ivanhoe1982Front-de-BoeufTV Movie
The Quest1982Sir EdwardTV Show
Raiders of the Lost Ark1981SallahMovie
Sphinx1981Stephanos MarkoulisMovie
Peter and Paul1981SilasTV Movie
Shogun1980Vasco RodriguesTV Show
Shogun1980Vasco RodriguesTV Movie
The Merchant of Venice1980SalerioTV Movie
Fox1980WarleighTV Show
A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square1979Solicitor (as John Rhys Davies)Movie
The Famous History of the Life of King Henry the Eight1979Capucius, Ambassador from Emperor Charles VTV Movie
The Danedyke Mystery1979ArmchairTV Show
The Nativity1978NestorTV Movie
Enemy at the Door1978George TrenettTV Show
Hazell1978GravesTV Show
19901977Ivor GriffithTV Show
BBC2 Play of the Week1977Guy de MaupassantTV Show
CHiPs1977NakuraTV Show
Target1977HechtTV Show
I, Claudius1976MacroTV Show
Beasts1976Peter NewellTV Show
Just William1976AuthorityTV Show
The Naked Civil Servant1975BarndoorTV Movie
Quiller1975LeindorfTV Show
The Sweeney1975Ron BrettTV Show
The Black Windmill1974Fake Military Policeman (uncredited)Movie
Fall of Eagles1974ZinovievTV Show
Within These Walls1974Inspector JayTV Show
Zodiac1974AikmanTV Show
Penny Gold1974Rugger Player No.2.Movie
Sporting Scenes1974BrynTV Show
Warship1973CPO Cook MantellTV Show
Hunter's Walk1973Roger JenkinsTV Show
Once Upon a Time1973DantonTV Show
Crown Court1972DeakinsTV Show
The Adventures of Black Beauty1972Alfred KidneyTV Show
New Scotland Yard1972Det. Sgt. HillTV Show
The Incredible Robert Baldick: Never Come Night1972Caleb SellingTV Movie
Budgie1971Laughing Spam FritterTV Show
The Guardians1971First GuardianTV Show
Kapitän Harmsen1969BillTV Show
BBC Play of the Month1965RowleyTV Show
Crossroads1964GarethTV Show
Z Cars1962Terry LarkinTV Show
Dixon of Dock Green1955DunlopTV Show
Black AngelMovie
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Starstruck2Starstruck2Oct 16, 2017

John Rhys-Davies has a new film, "Starbright" which is currently in post production. It is scheduled to debut in early 2018.

karentatertotkarentatertotJan 28, 2013

Forever will always watch these movies for years, and thanks for all of your work!

ralph a. kernSep 3, 2008

one of the best actors in adventure films. God bless...

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