John Rhys-Davies

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​  John Rhys-Davies (born 5 May 1944) is a Welsh actor and vocal artist. He is perhaps best known for playing the charismatic Arab excavator Sallah in the Indiana Jones films and the dwarf Gimli in The Lord of the Rings trilogy, in which he also voiced the ent, Treebeard. He also played Agent Michael Malone in the 1993 remake of the 1950s television series The Untouchables, 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, Man Ray in SpongeBob SquarePants, and Tobias in the computer game Freelancer. He is also the narrator for the TV show Wildboyz. Description above from the Wikipedia article  John Rhys-Davies, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

MOVIE CREDITS:
1994: Bruder Parvus - The High Crusade
1992: Challanger - The Lost World
2005: Captain Randolph - Chupacabra Terror
2004: Narrator - The Privileged Planet
1986: Chris Tucker - In the Shadow of Kilimanjaro
2007: The Greek - The Ferryman
2009: Murdoch - Anacondas: Trail of Blood
2003: Narrator - The Search for the Real Mt. Sinai
2008: Narrator - The Search for the Ark of the Covenant
2011: Eusi - Return to the Hiding Place
2013: Ralph Dillard - 100 Degrees Below Zero
2003: Narrator - National Geographic - Beyond the Movie: The Return of the King
2001: Himself - Narrator (voice) - National Geographic - Beyond the Movie: The Fellowship of the Ring
2015: Himself - Raiders!: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made
1992: Professor George Challenger - Return to the Lost World
2020: Mason - Moments in Spacetime
1992: Host - The Making of Aladdin: A Whole New World
2007: Merick - In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale
2002: Dr. Matthew Sallin - Scorcher
2005: Phillippe - กบฏ ท้าวศรีสุดาจัน
1996: Jacques Duvalier - Bloodsport III
2011: Senator Jackson Crenshaw - Ferocious Planet
2010: Elliot Carbon - Medium Raw
1993: Kessel - Cyborg Cop
2009: Narrator - Reclaiming the Blade
1992: Nick - Canvas
1994: Neighbour - Robot in the Family
2015: Charles Kemp - Beyond the Mask
2015: Narrator - The Watchmaker's Apprentice
1989: Carl Boardman - The Gifted One
2016: Peter - The Apostle Peter: Redemption
2016: Martin Avdeitch - Winter Thaw
2004: Narrator - Stars of the Pharaohs
2018: Jack - Aux
1989: Richard Marriott - Desperado: Badlands Justice
2011: Himeself (Narrator) - The King James Bible: The Book That Changed the World
2017: Narrator - I Am Israel
2019: Evangelist (voice) - The Pilgrim's Progress
2003: Narrator (voice) - The Making of 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea
2019: Jow - Santa Fake
2020: I Am Patrick: The Patron Saint of Ireland
2021: Raphael - Starbright
2011: Narrator - KJB: The Book That Changed the World
1989: Wilson Fisk - The Trial of the Incredible Hulk
1975: Barndoor - The Naked Civil Servant
2008: Sangimel - Fire and Ice: The Dragon Chronicles
1999: Nigel Kent - Au Pair
2002: Anthony Bricklin - Sabretooth
1984: Babu - Kim
2002: Police Lt. Wyznowski - Endangered Species
1988: Tusks
2013: Prof. Hayden Masterton - Prisoners of the Sun
2014: Colonel Carlos Dillard - Apocalypse Pompeii
2013: Doctor - Smokin'
2007: The Legend of Sasquatch
1996: Inspector Marais - Marquis de Sade
2016: Hanson - The Blue Mauritius
2014: Caiphas - Saul: The Journey to Damascus
2010: Dr. Watson (voice) - Tom and Jerry Meet Sherlock Holmes
1987: Chief Murphy - The Little Match Girl
2016: Pinky Steuben - Camera Store
2019: Warnie - Mosley
2004: Self - From Book to Script: Forging the Final Chapter
2005: Father Kevin - The Lost Angel
Vocifer - Hieroglyph
1981: Sallah - Raiders of the Lost Ark
2004: Viscount Mabrey - The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement
1996: Cassim (voice) - Aladdin and the King of Thieves
2003: Presidente Hugo Luis Ramos - Coronado
1985: Dogati - King Solomon's Mines
1993: Professor Warren - The Unnamable II
2008: Yale Ericson - Kiss Me Deadly
1983: Rasoul - Sahara
2009: John Hammond - 31 North 62 East
1993: Captain Galil - The Seventh Coin
2004: Captain - 12 Days of Terror
2000: Ivan - Delta Force One: The Lost Patrol
2013: Kostas Jakobatos - Concrete Blondes
2014: Mr. Bezzeredes - Time Lapse
2013: 2013 - Let The Season In
1991: Flynn - Before the Storm
2015: Burt - Golden Shoes
2014: Voice - Under Milk Wood
2012: Malcom Andrews - Escape
1980: Salerio - The Merchant of Venice
2012: Narrator / Santa (voice) - Missing Christmas
2020: Einar - Skuggahverfið
1989: Sallah - Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
1987: General Leonid Pushkin - The Living Daylights
2003: Cmdr. Hammerstock-Smythe - The Medallion
1984: Mustapha - Best Revenge
1989: Donwaldo - Rising Storm
1987: Edward Tremaine - Perry Mason: The Case of the Murdered Madam
1978: Nestor - The Nativity
2015: Annas - Killing Jesus
1978: Fearless Frank
1983: Bouchard - Grizzly II: The Concert
1992: Rudi Von Kseenbaum - The Double 0 Kid
2015: John Ruskin (voice) - Many Beautiful Things
2019: Dr. Hermann - Valley of the Gods
1993: Stockton - Sunset Grill
2020: Vladimir - Tainted
2020: Henry - G-Loc
1982: Andre Cassell - Victor/Victoria
1986: Corky Taylor - Firewalker
1988: Werewolf - Waxwork
2008: Murdoch - Anaconda 3: Offspring
2006: Mordecai - One Night with the King
2010: Green - Three Wise Women
2000: Captain Barrett - Britannic
1992: Phillip Graff - Perry Mason: The Case of the Fatal Framing
1992: Maurice Treville - Ring of the Musketeers
2005: Mr. Andrew Benton - Shadows in the Sun
1981: Smith - The Island of Adventure
2001: Gimli - The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
2002: Gimli / Treebeard (voice) - The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
2003: Gimli / Treebeard (voice) - The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
2004: King Fastrad - Dragon Storm
1991: El Zaidan - Journey of Honor
1981: Stephanos Markoulis - Sphinx
2006: Thorton (voice) - Shark Bait
1991: Gribov - The Strauss Dynasty
1998: Rasheed - The Protector
1988: Zeus - Goddess of Love
1996: Pugachev - Catherine the Great
2003: Ranjan's Father (voice) - The Jungle Book 2
1990: Secret Weapon
2003: Self - Gimli / Treebeard - J.R.R. Tolkien: Origins of Middle-Earth
2011: La leyenda del tesoro
1996: Johnny Windsor - The Great White Hype
1984: Grimshaw - No Man's Land
1988: Rossi - Il giovane Toscanini
1996: Vigo Haman - Ripper
2003: Self - Cameras in Middle-Earth
2006: The Reef
1995: Luther - Glory Daze
1994: Charles Brickens (voice) - A Flintstones Christmas Carol
2000: King Akron - Sinbad: Beyond the Veil of Mists
1981: Himself - The Making of 'Raiders of the Lost Ark'
2003: Lord Hades (voice) - Justice League: Paradise Lost
1997: Woolie Mammoth (voice) - Cats Don't Dance
2003: The Making of Shōgun
2005: Ringers - Lord of the Fans
1984: Baron Fortinbras - Sword of the Valiant: The Legend of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
2003: Indiana Jones: Making the Trilogy
2002: Self - Scale
1982: Front de Boeuf - Ivanhoe
2003: Self - The Soundscapes of Middle-Earth
1988: Higher Ground
2005: Bill Jeffrey - The Game of Their Lives
2002: Self - Gimli - The Fellowship of the Cast
2003: Self - The Battle for Helm's Deep Is Over...
2001: Himself - Quest for the Ring
2002: Self - Gimli - Weta Workshop
2004: Self - Cameras in Middle-Earth
1974: Rugby Player - Penny Gold
2002: Self - Gimli - From Book to Script
2003: Self - Weta Workshop
2003: Narrator - Vlad
1979: Solicitor - A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square
2018: Brine King (voice) - Aquaman
2004: Self - The Passing of an Age
2002: Gimli (archive footage) (uncredited) - J.R.R. Tolkien: Creator of Middle-Earth
2001: Himself - A Passage to Middle-earth: Making of 'Lord of the Rings'
2002: Self - Gimli - Cameras in Middle-Earth
2018: Douglas Haig - Stille Nacht - Ein Lied für die Welt
1980: Fox
1979: Capucius, Ambassador from Emperor Charles V - Henry VIII

TV CREDITS:
2000: The Secret Adventures of Jules Verne
1971: Budgie
2002: Fillmore!
1995: Maximillian Arturo - Sliders
1995: Leonardo da Vinci - Star Trek: Voyager
1995: Pinky and the Brain
1962: Z-Cars
1994: Fantastic Four
1995: Freakazoid!
2011: Grand Pabbie (voice) - Once Upon a Time
2001: The Zeta Project
1976: Beasts
1976: I, Claudius
2003: King Priam of Troy - Helen of Troy
1993: The Untouchables
1991: Flynn - Under Cover
2011: Narrator (voice) - Once Upon a Time
Host - Archaeology
1974: Within These Walls
1996: Arliss
1984: Harry Waverly - Murder, She Wrote
1977: Nakura (as John Rhys Davies) - CHiPs
1991: The Legend of Prince Valiant
1994: Duckman
1994: Gargoyles
1989: Tales from the Crypt
1983: Scarecrow and Mrs. King
2004: Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go!
1955: Dixon of Dock Green
1984: Robin of Sherwood
1972: The Adventures of Black Beauty
1997: Mustafa - You Wish
1994: A Mind to Kill
1978: Hazell
2005: Revelations
1977: 1990
1977: Target
1973: Warship
1988: Quillan Gornt - Noble House
1971: The Guardians
2009: Krod Mandoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire
1978: BBC Television Shakespeare
1975: Quiller
2014: Vocifer - Hieroglyph
1980: Vasco Rodrigues - Shogun
2006: Curator - Psych
2015: Annas - Killing Jesus
2016: Eventine Elessedil - The Shannara Chronicles
1988: Sammy Mutterperl - War and Remembrance
2016: Desmond Wilhorn - Lantern City
1991: O'Connor - I Misteri Della Giungla Nera
1991: Joe Gargery - Great Expectations
1976: Naevius Sutorius Macro - I, Claudius
2004: Porthos - La Femme Musketeer
1981: Silas - Peter and Paul
2005: Professor Lampley - Revelations
1983: Gamal Abdel Nasser - Sadat
1991: Strauss Dynasty
1979: Himself - Panellist - Question Time
2008: Horace - Legend of the Seeker
2020: Galahad (voice) - Wizards: Tales of Arcadia
1983: Tanyatos - Reilly, Ace of Spies
1978: George Trenett - Enemy at the Door

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