John Rhys-Davies

Biography: Acclaimed Welsh actor John Rhys-Davies graduated from the University of East Anglia and is probably best known to film audiences for his roles in the blockbuster hits Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) and Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989). He has also had leading roles in Victor/Victoria (1982), The Living Daylights (1987) and King Solomon's Mines (1985) and last but not least, the unforgettable role of the dwarve Gimli in the epic trilogy Lord Of The Rings"(2001-2003)

Rhys-Davies, who was raised in England, Africa and Wales, credits his early exposure to c literature for his decision to pursue acting and writing. he later refined his craft at London's renowned Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts. His television credits include James Clavell's "Shogun" (1980) (mini) and "Noble House" (1988) (mini), _"Great Expectations" (1989) (mini)_ , _"War and Remembrance" (1989) (mini)_ and "Archaeology" (1991). An avid collector of vintage automobiles, Rhys-Davies has a host of
Acclaimed Welsh actor John Rhys-Davies graduated from the University of East Anglia and is probably best known to film audiences for his roles in the blockbuster hits Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) and Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989). He has also had leading roles in Victor/Victoria (1982), The Living Daylights (1987) and King Solomon's Mines (1985) and last but not least, the unforgettable role of the dwarve Gimli in the epic trilogy Lord Of The Rings"(2001-2003)

Rhys-Davies, who was raised in England, Africa and Wales, credits his early exposure to c literature for his decision to pursue acting and writing. he later refined his craft at London's renowned Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts. His television credits include James Clavell's "Shogun" (1980) (mini) and "Noble House" (1988) (mini), _"Great Expectations" (1989) (mini)_ , _"War and Remembrance" (1989) (mini)_ and "Archaeology" (1991).

An avid collector of vintage automobiles, Rhys-Davies has a host of theater roles to his credit, including "the Misanthrope", "Hedda Gabler" and most of Shakespeare's works. He divides his time between Los Angeles and the Isle of Man.

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Height
6' 1" (1.85 m)
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John Rhys-Davies' Scores

Average career score: 66
Highest Metascore: 66 Once Upon a Time: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 66 Once Upon a Time: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 1
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 1
  3. Negative: 0 out of 1
1 tv review
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
66 Once Upon a Time: Season 1 Oct 23, 2011 Grand Pabbie 7.8
tbd Revelations: Season 1 Apr 13, 2005 Star 7.0
tbd Sliders: Season 3 Sep 20, 1996 Professor Maximillian P. Arturo 5.0
tbd Sliders: Season 2 Mar 1, 1996 Professor Maximillian P. Arturo 6.0
tbd Sliders: Season 1 Mar 22, 1995 Professor Maximillian P. Arturo 7.9
tbd The Incredible Hulk: Season 1 Nov 27, 1977 The Kingpin 7.0