Paul Scofield

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 70
David Paul Scofield was an English actor of stage and screen who was known for his striking presence, distinctive voice, and for the clarity and effortless intensity of his delivery. Regarded as one of the greatest Shakespearean actors of all time, Scofield preferred the stage to film. This, and his decision to put his family first, meant that he... read more

David Paul Scofield was an English actor of stage and screen who was known for his striking presence, distinctive voice, and for the clarity and effortless intensity of his delivery. Regarded as one of the greatest Shakespearean actors of all time, Scofield preferred the stage to film. This, and his decision to put his family first, meant that he has never been as well-known outside the United Kingdom as some of his peers.

Birth Name

David Paul Scofield

Born

Saturday, 21 January 1922

Died

Wednesday, 19 March 2008

Actor Filmography

Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Thomas More 2014
Fifty Years on Stage Antonio Salieri 2013
The 81st Annual Academy Awards Self - Memorial Tribute 2009
My Sister Maria Self 2002
Animal Farm Boxer (voice) / Boxer 1999
Rashi: A Light After the Dark Ages (voice) / Narrator (voice) 1999
Robinson in Space Narrator (voice) / Narrator 1997
The Crucible Judge Thomas Danforth 1996
The 67th Annual Academy Awards Mark Van Doren 1995
Martin Chuzzlewit Old Martin Chuzzlewit, Old Martin Chuzzlewit / Anthony Chuzzlewit, The Late Anthony Chuzzlewit / Old Martin Chuzzlewit 1994
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Actor Filmography

Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Thomas More 2014
Fifty Years on Stage Antonio Salieri 2013
The 81st Annual Academy Awards Self - Memorial Tribute 2009
My Sister Maria Self 2002
Animal Farm Boxer (voice) / Boxer 1999
Rashi: A Light After the Dark Ages (voice) / Narrator (voice) 1999
Robinson in Space Narrator (voice) / Narrator 1997
The Crucible Judge Thomas Danforth 1996
The 67th Annual Academy Awards Mark Van Doren 1995
Martin Chuzzlewit Old Martin Chuzzlewit, Old Martin Chuzzlewit / Anthony Chuzzlewit, The Late Anthony Chuzzlewit / Old Martin Chuzzlewit 1994
Quiz Show Mark Van Doren 1994
London Narrator / Narrator (voice) 1994
Utz Dr. Vaclav Orlik / Doctor Vaclav Orlik 1992
Hamlet The Ghost 1990
Henry V King Charles VI of France / French King 1989
When the Whales Came The Birdman 1989
The Attic: The Hiding of Anne Frank Otto Frank 1988
Mister Corbett's Ghost Mr. Corbett 1987
Nineteen Nineteen Alexander Scherbatov 1985
Anna Karenina Karenin 1985
A Kind of Alaska Dr. Hornby 1984
The Curse of King Tut's Tomb Narrator 1980
Arena Himself / Various, Narrator 1975
BBC2 Playhouse Verner Conklin 1974
A Delicate Balance Tobias 1973
Scorpio Sergei Zharkov 1973
King Lear King Lear 1971
Great Performances Kurosawa 1971
Bartleby The Accountant 1970
The Red Tent The Main Judge 1969
ITV Saturday Night Theatre Sir Emlyn Bowen, Q.C. 1969
Male of the Species Sir Emlyn Bowen, Q. C. 1969
Tell Me Lies 1968
A Man for All Seasons Thomas More 1966
BBC Play of the Month Lewis Lambert Strether 1965
The Other World of Winston Churchill Narrator 1964
The Train Colonel Franz Von Waldheim / von Waldheim 1964
Carve Her Name with Pride Tony Fraser 1958
That Lady King Philip II of Spain 1955
1997 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture Nominated
1995 Oscar Best Actor in a Supporting Role Nominated
1969 Emmy Outstanding Single Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Won
1967 Oscar Best Actor in a Leading Role Won
1967 Golden Globe Best Actor - Drama Won
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