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John Rhys-Davies

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   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.

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May 5, 1944 In Ammanford, Wales, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Budgie 1971-04-09
Latest Project:
Movie Aquaman 2018-12-07
Known For
Movie Aquaman Brine King (voice) 2018-12-07
Movie Aux Jack 2018-03-02
Series The Shannara Chronicles Eventine Elessedil 2016-01-05
Movie The Apostle Peter: Redemption Peter 2016-08-02
Movie The Blue Mauritius Hanson 2016-01-01
Movie Winter Thaw Martin Avdeitch 2016-11-24
Series Lantern City Desmond Wilhorn 2016-12-30
Movie Camera Store Pinky Steuben 2016-12-09
Series Killing Jesus Annas 2015-03-29
Movie Raiders!: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made Himself 2015-03-14
Movie Killing Jesus Annas 2015-04-05
Movie Golden Shoes 2015-10-06
Movie Beyond the Mask Charles Kemp 2015-04-06
Movie Many Beautiful Things John Ruskin (voice) 2015-10-17
Movie Saul: The Journey to Damascus Caiphas 2014-04-01
Movie Apocalypse Pompeii Colonel Carlos Dillard 2014-02-18
Movie Under Milk Wood Voice 2014-06-01
Movie Time Lapse Mr. Bezzeredes 2014-05-24
Movie 100 Degrees Below Zero Ralph Dillard 2013-03-29
Movie Smokin' Doctor 2013-03-22
Movie Concrete Blondes Kostas Jakobatos 2013-05-02
Movie Return to the Hiding Place Eusi 2013-08-22
Movie Prisoners of the Sun Prof. Hayden Masterton 2013-12-20
Movie 2013 - Let The Season In 2013-12-06
Movie Escape Malcom Andrews 2012-01-21
Movie Ferocious Planet Senator Jackson Crenshaw 2011-04-09
Movie La leyenda del tesoro 2011-08-19
Movie Three Wise Women 2010-12-14
Movie Medium Raw Elliot Carbon 2010-08-06
Movie Tom and Jerry Meet Sherlock Holmes Dr. Watson (voice) 2010-08-24
Movie Anacondas: Trail of Blood Murdoch 2009-02-27
Movie 31 North 62 East John Hammond 2009-09-18
Movie Reclaiming the Blade Narrator 2009-04-15
Movie Anaconda 3: Offspring Murdoch 2008-01-01
Movie Kiss Me Deadly Yale Ericson 2008-05-02
Movie Fire and Ice: The Dragon Chronicles Sangimel 2008-09-18
Movie The Search for the Ark of the Covenant Narrator 2008-10-27
Movie The Legend of Sasquatch 2007-02-03
Movie The Ferryman The Greek 2007-01-01
Movie In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale Merick 2007-11-29
Movie Shark Bait Thorton (voice) 2006-07-07
Movie One Night with the King Mordecai 2006-10-13
Movie Chupacabra Terror Captain Randolph 2005-01-29
Series Revelations Professor Lampley 2005-04-13
Movie The Game of Their Lives Bill Jeffrey 2005-04-22
Movie The King Maker Phillippe 2005-10-20
Movie 12 Days of Terror Captain 2005-07-05
Movie Shadows in the Sun Mr. Andrew Benton 2005-05-12
Series La Femme Musketeer Porthos 2004-06-20
Movie Dragon Storm King Fastrad 2004-01-24
Movie The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement Viscount Mabrey 2004-08-06
Movie Justice League: Paradise Lost Lord Hades (voice) 2003-07-22
Series Helen of Troy King Priam of Troy 2003-04-20
Movie Scorcher Dr. Matthew Sallin 2003-01-01
Movie The Medallion Cmdr. Hammerstock-Smythe 2003-08-15
Movie The Jungle Book 2 Ranjan's Father (voice) 2003-02-07
Movie The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Gimli / Treebeard (voice) 2003-12-17
Movie National Geographic - Beyond the Movie: The Return of the King Narrator 2003-12-21
Movie Coronado Presidente Hugo Luis Ramos 2003-09-25
Movie Endangered Species Police Lt. Wyznowski 2003-11-13
Movie Indiana Jones: Making the Trilogy 2003-10-21
Movie Delta Force One: The Lost Patrol Ivan 2002-01-29
Movie Sabretooth Anthony Bricklin 2002-11-26
Movie The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Gimli / Treebeard (voice) 2002-12-18
Movie Quest for the Ring Himself 2001-11-29
Movie A Passage to Middle-earth: Making of 'Lord of the Rings' Himself 2001-12-09
Movie The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Gimli 2001-12-19
Movie National Geographic - Beyond the Movie: The Fellowship of the Rings Himself - Narrator (voice) 2001-12-23
Movie Britannic Captain Barrett 2000-01-09
Movie Sinbad: Beyond the Veil of Mists King Akron 2000-03-24
Movie Au Pair Nigel Kent 1999-08-22
Movie Body Armor Rasheed 1998-05-05
Movie Cats Don't Dance Woolie Mammoth (voice) 1997-03-26
Series You Wish Mustafa 1997-09-26
Movie The Great White Hype Johnny Windsor 1996-05-03
Movie Catherine the Great Pugachev 1996-04-27
Movie Bloodsport III Jacques Duvalier 1996-12-05
Movie Aladdin and the King of Thieves Cassim (voice) 1996-05-20
Movie Glory Daze Luther 1995-10-01
Movie Wing Commander III: Heart of the Tiger Gen. James 'Paladin' Taggart / Prince Thrakhath / Kilrathi in-flight Voices 1994-03-24
Movie Robot in the Family Neighbour 1994-03-02
Movie The High Crusade Bruder Parvus 1994-06-02
Movie A Flintstones Christmas Carol Charles Brickens (voice) 1994-11-24
Movie The Unnamable II Professor Warren 1993-02-05
Movie The Seventh Coin Captain Galil 1993-04-30
Series The Untouchables 1993-01-11
Movie Sunset Grill Stockton 1993-09-27
Movie Cyborg Cop Kessel 1993-10-05
Movie The Lost World Challanger 1992-01-01
Movie Perry Mason: The Case of the Fatal Framing Phillip Graff 1992-03-01
Movie The Double 0 Kid Rudi Von Kseenbaum 1992-09-07
Movie Ring Of The Musketeers Maurice Treville 1992-12-01
Movie Canvas Nick 1992-09-16
Series Strauss Dynasty 1991-01-01
Movie The Strauss Dynasty Gribov 1991-01-01
Series I Misteri Della Giungla Nera O'Connor 1991-01-01
Series Under Cover Flynn 1991-01-07
Movie Journey of Honor El Zaidan 1991-04-27
Series Great Expectations Joe Gargery 1991-06-21
Movie The Trial of the Incredible Hulk Wilson Fisk 1989-05-06
Movie Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Sallah 1989-05-24
Movie The Gifted One Carl Boardman 1989-06-25
Movie Rising Storm Donwaldo 1989-10-21
Series Noble House Quillan Gornt 1988-02-21
Movie Waxwork Werewolf 1988-06-17
Movie Tusks 1988-01-01
Movie Goddess of Love Zeus 1988-11-20
Movie Higher Ground 1988-09-04
Series War and Remembrance Sammy Mutterperl 1988-11-13
Movie Young Toscanini Rossi 1988-10-07
Movie The Living Daylights General Leonid Pushkin 1987-06-29
Movie Perry Mason: The Case of the Murdered Madam Edward Tremaine 1987-10-04
Movie In the Shadow of Kilimanjaro Chris Tucker 1986-03-01
Movie Firewalker Corky Taylor 1986-11-21
Movie King Solomon's Mines Dogati 1985-03-20
Movie Best Revenge Mustapha 1984-10-19
Movie No Man's Land Grimshaw 1984-05-27
Movie Kim Babu 1984-05-16
Movie Sword of the Valiant: The Legend of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight Baron Fortinbras 1984-08-17
Movie Grizzly II: The Concert Bouchard: Big Game Hunter 1983-01-01
Series Sadat Gamal Abdel Nasser 1983-10-31
Movie Sahara Rasoul 1983-12-01
Movie Ivanhoe Front de Boeuf 1982-02-23
Movie Victor/Victoria Andre Cassell 1982-04-25
Movie The Making of 'Raiders of the Lost Ark' Himself 1981-11-28
Movie Sphinx Stephanos Markoulis 1981-02-11
Series Peter and Paul Silas 1981-04-12
Movie Raiders of the Lost Ark Sallah 1981-06-12
Series Shogun Vasco Rodrigues 1980-09-15
Movie Fox 1980-03-10
Movie Shogun Vasco Rodrigues 1980-11-08
Movie A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square Solicitor 1979-01-01
Movie Fearless Frank 1978-10-04
Movie The Nativity Nestor 1978-12-17
Series I, Claudius Naevius Sutorius Macro 1976-09-20
Movie The Naked Civil Servant Barndoor 1975-12-17
Movie Penny Gold Rugby Player 1974-11-29
Series Budgie 1971-04-09