Ben Kingsley

Born:  December 31, 1943, Scarborough, England


1966:  Ich Bin Dann Mal Charlie

1972:  Fear Is The Key

1982:  Gandhi

1983:  Betrayal

1985:  Turtle Diary, Harem

1987:  Maurice

1988:  Pascali’s Island, Without A Clue, Testimony

1989:  Slipstream

1990:  Una Vita Scellerata, Romeo.Juliet, O Quinto Macaco, The Children

1991:  L’Amore Necessario, Bugsy

1992:  Freddie As F.R.O.7, Sneakers

1993:  Dave, Searching For Bobby Fischer, Schindler’s List

1994:  Death and the Maiden

1995:  Species

1996:  Twelfth Night or What You Will

1997:  The Assignment, Photographing Fairies

1998:  Parting Shots

1999:  The Confession

2000:  What Planet Are You From, Rules of Engagement, Sexy Beast

2001:  A.I. Artificial Intelligence, The Triumph of Love

2002:  Spooky House, Tuck Everlasting

2003:  House of Sand and Fog

2004:  Thunderbirds, Suspect Zero

2005:  A Sound of Thunder, Oliver Twist, BloodRayne

2006:  Lucky Number Slevin

2007:  The Last Legion, You Kill Me, The Ten Commandments

2008:  Transsiberian, The Wackness, Elegy, War Inc., The Love Guru, Fifty Dead Men Walking

2009:  Journey To Mecca

2010:  Shutter Island, Teen Patti, Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time

2011:  Hugo

2012: Noah, The Dictator

2013:  Iron Man 3, A Birder’s Guide to Everything, Death Watch, Walking With The Enemy, Ender’s Game, The Physician

2014:  War Story, Stonehearst Asylum, The Boxtrolls, Learning To Drive, Robot Overlords, Exodus: Gods and Kings, Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb

2015:  Knight of Cups, Life, Self/Less, The Walk

2016:  The Jungle Book, Collide

2017:  Security, The Ottoman Lieutenant, An Ordinary Man, War Machine

2018:  Backstabbing For Beginners, Operation Finale, Night Hunter, Intrigo: Death of An Author

2019:  The Red Sea Diving Resort, Spider In The Web

2020:  Ich Bin Dann Mal Charlie

2021:  Locked Down


Academy Award:  Best Actor, Gandhi (1982)
Nominations:  Best Supporting Actor, Bugsy (1991); Sexy Beast (2001); Best Actor, House of Sand and Fog (2003)

Golden Globe Award:  Best Actor-Drama, Gandhi (1982); New Star of the Year-Male, Gandhi (1982)
Nominations:  Best Actor-Miniseries/TV Movie, Murderers Among Us: The Simon Wiesenthal Story (1989); Best Supporting Actor, Bugsy (1991); Best Actor-Miniseries/TV Movie, Anne Frank: The Whole Story (2001); Best Supporting Actor, Sexy Beast (2001); Best Actor-Drama, House of Sand and Fog (2003); Best Actor-Miniseries/TV Movie, Mrs. Harris (2006)

Emmy Award Nominations:  Best Actor-Miniseries/Special, Murderers Among Us: the Simon Wiesenthal Story (1989); Best Supporting Actor-Miniseries/Special, Joseph (1995); Best Actor-Miniseries/TV Movie, Anne Frank: The Whole Story (2001); Best Actor-Miniseries/TV Movie, Mrs. Harris (2006)

Screen Actors Guild Award:   Best Male Actor-TV Movie/Miniseries, Anne Frank: The Whole Story (2001)
Nominations:  Best Male Actor-TV Movie/Miniseries, The Tale Of Sweeney Todd (1998); Best Supporting Male, Sexy Beast (2001); Best Male Actor, House of Sand and Fog (2003); Best Male Actor-TV Movie/Miniseries, Tut (2015)


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