Happy Birthday: Geoffrey Rush

geoffreyrush.jpgHappy Birthday actor Geoffrey Rush

Born: July 6, 1951 in Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia

Married to: Jane Menelaus (20 November 1988 – present) (2 children)

He won an Oscar for playing David Helfgott in Shine (1996), making him one of 12 actors to win the Award for playing a real person who was still alive at the evening of the Award ceremony (as of 2007).

 

SHINEShine
1996
dir. Scott Hicks
Starring
Geoffrey Rush
Armin Mueller-Stahl
THE CURSE OF THE BLACK PEARLPirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl
2003
dir. Verbinski
FINDING NEMOFinding Nemo
2003
dir. Andrew Stanton
Lee Unkrich
Cast
Albert Brooks
Ellen DeGeneres
Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'HooleLEGEND OF THE GUARDIANS: THE OWLS OF GA’HOOLE
dir. Zack Snyder
CANDYCandy
2006
dir. Neil Armfield
Cast
Heath Ledger
Abbie Cornish
SydneyWhiteElizabeth: The Golden Age
2007
Directed by Shekhar Kapur
Starring
Blanchett
Rush
The Warrior's WayThe Warrior’s Way
dir. Sngmoo Lee
Stars:
Dong-gun Jang
Kate Bosworth
PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN AT WORLD'S ENDPirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End
2007
dir. Verbinski
Starring
Johnny Deep
movie posterSHAKESPEARE IN LOVE
1998
dir. John Madden
Starring:
Gwyneth Paltrow
Joseph Fiennes
MOVIE POSTERMUNICH
1983
dir. Steven Spielberg
Stars:
Eric Bana
Daniel Craig

QUILLS
2000
dir. Philip Kaufman
Cast:
Geoffrey Rush
Kate Winslet
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger TidesPirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
dir. Rob Marshall
Stars:
Johnny Depp
Penélope Cruz
MOVIETHE KING’S SPEECH
2010
dir. Tom Hooper
starring
Helena Bonham Carter
Colin Firth
MOVIE POSTERFINDING NEMO 3D
dir. Andrew Stanton
Lee Unkrich
Stars:
Albert Brooks
Ellen DeGeneres
MOVIE POSTERELIZABETH
1997
dir. Shekhar Kapur
Stars:
Geoffrey Rush
Cate Blanchett
MOVIE POSTEROSCAR AND LUCINDA
1997
dir. Gillian Armstrong
Stars:
Ralph Fiennes
Cate Blanchett
MOVIE POSTERTHE BOOK THIEF
2013
dir. Brian Percival
Stars:
Sophie Nelisse
Geoffrey Rush

 

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