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Gerard Butler
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Name: Gerard James Butler
Birthplace: Paisley, Scotland
Birthdate: 13 November 1969
Active: 1997–present
Films appeared in: Tomorrow Never Dies
Olympus Has Fallen
London Has Fallen
Hunter Killer
Role: Leading Seaman - HMS Devonshire (Tomorrow Never Dies)
Neil Randall (Shattered)
Mike Banning
Co-Producer (OHF and LHF)

Gerard Butler (born 13 November 1969) is a Scottish actor who has appeared on film, stage, and television. He portrayed Mike Banning in Olympus Has Fallen and the 2016 sequel London Has Fallen.


Butler is known for his role as King Leonidas in 300 (with Lena Headey). He also acted on films like Mrs. Brown, the James Bond film Tomorrow Never Dies (with Pierce Brosnan and Götz Otto), Reign of Fire (with Christian Bale and Alexander Siddig), Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life (with Angelina Jolie), The Phantom of the Opera, Nim's Island (with Jodie Foster), The Ugly Truth, Law Abiding Citizen (with Jamie Foxx and Colm Meaney), The Bounty Hunter, Playing for Keeps, Chasing Mavericks and Machine Gun Preacher. He also voiced Stoick the Vast in the animated movie How to Train Your Dragon and it's sequel, How to Train Your Dragon 2.

Butler also portrayed Attila the Hun in the 2001 TV miniseries Attila (with Powers Boothe).


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