Jonathan Pryce

Biography: Jonathan Pryce was born on 1st June 1947 in Holywell, North Wales, the youngest of three children. His father, Isaac, was a coal miner and passed away in 1976. His mother, Margaret Ellen, was a retail cashier. As a young child he enjoyed performing in front of his bedroom mirror, pretending to play a guitar. He also entered and won a talent competition, whilst on holiday. His strongest subject at school was art, so he studied to be an art teacher in Liverpool. However, after taking acting classes,he won a place at RADA and when he graduated, he never looked back. He started as artistic director at the Everyman Theatre in Liverpool and this was where he met his long-term partner, Kate Fahy in 1974. Many leading roles followed for Jonathan, including a season at the RSC Stratford-Upon-Avon. He made his first film 'Voyage of the Damned 'in 1976 and has been working steadily in TV,film and stage ever since. He has won many awards including 'Best Actor' at the Cannes Film Festival. He lives in Highgate, North London, with Kate and their three children: Patrick (b. 1983), Gabriel (b. 1986) and Phoebe (b. 1990). Expand

Jonathan Pryce's Scores

  • Movies
Average career score: 54
Highest Metascore: 91 Listen Up Philip
Lowest Metascore: 26 Echelon Conspiracy
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 9 out of 26
  2. Negative: 6 out of 26
26 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
60 The Salvation TBA Keane tbd
91 Listen Up Philip TBA Ike / Ike Zimmerman tbd
41 G.I. Joe: Retaliation Mar 29, 2013 President / U.S. President 5.3
53 Hysteria May 18, 2012 Cast / Dr. Robert Dalrymple 6.1
75 Patience (After Sebald) May 11, 2012 Voiceover tbd
32 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra Aug 7, 2009 U.S. President 5.3
26 Echelon Conspiracy Feb 27, 2009 Mueller 5.3
33 Bedtime Stories Dec 25, 2008 Marty Bronson 4.9
50 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End May 25, 2007 Governor Weatherby Swann 5.9
57 Renaissance Sep 22, 2006 Paul Dellenbach 6.9
67 Brothers of the Head Jul 28, 2006 Henry Couling 8.0
53 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest Jul 7, 2006 Governor Weatherby Swann 6.9
53 De-Lovely Jul 2, 2004 Gabe 7.3
63 Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl Jul 9, 2003 Governor Weatherby Swann 8.6
41 What a Girl Wants Apr 4, 2003 Alistair Payne 7.1
33 Very Annie Mary Mar 22, 2002 Jack Pugh 8.8
42 The Affair of the Necklace Nov 30, 2001 Cardinal Louis De Rohan 6.0
35 Bride of the Wind Jun 8, 2001 Gustav Mahler 8.0
28 Stigmata Sep 10, 1999 Cardinal Daniel Houseman 7.5
67 Ronin Sep 25, 1998 Seamus O'Rourke 7.3
56 Tomorrow Never Dies Dec 19, 1997 Elliot Carver 7.1
45 Evita Dec 25, 1996 Juan Perón 7.5
83 The Age of Innocence Sep 17, 1993 Rivière 8.2
80 Glengarry Glen Ross Sep 29, 1992 James Lingk 8.5
69 The Adventures of Baron Munchausen Mar 10, 1989 The Right Ordinary Horatio Jackson 8.1
88 Brazil Dec 18, 1985 Sam Lowry 8.2