Patrick Stewart

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Sir Patrick Stewart

Patrick Stewart in 2012
Born Patrick Hewes Stewart[1]
13 July 1940
Mirfield, West Riding of Yorkshire, England
Nationality British
Ethnicity White
Occupation Actor
Years active 1969–present
Influenced by Laurence Olivier, John Gielgud, Ian Richardson and Ian Holm
Spouse Sheila Falconer (m. 1966–1990)
Wendy Neuss (m. 2000–2003)
Children Son and daughter
Parents Alfred Stewart
Gladys (née Barrowclough)
Awards Best Spoken Word Album for Children
1996 Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf
Evening Standard Theatre Award for Best Actor
2007 Macbeth
Website
http://www.patrickstewart.org

Sir Patrick Stewart (born 13 July 1940) is an English actor. He is also Chancellor of University of Huddersfield.[2] He is a Shakespearian actor who spent 16 years with the Royal Shakespeare Company,[3] but is most famous for playing Jean-Luc Picard on Star Trek: The Next Generation. He also played Professor Xavier in the X-Men movies and voiced Avery Bullock in the animated series American Dad!. He was given a knighthood by Queen Elizabeth II in her New Years Honours at the start of 2010, and became "Sir Patrick".[3]

Movies[change | change source]

Year Title Role Notes
1974 Fall of Eagles Vladimir Lenin
1975 Hedda Ejlert Løvborg
Hennessy Tilney
1976 I, Claudius Sejanus
1979 Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy Karla
1980 Little Lord Fauntleroy Wilkins
1981 Excalibur Leondegrance
1982 The Plague Dogs Major (voice)
Smiley's People Karla
1984 Uindii Mr. Duffner
Dune Gurney Halleck
1985 Lifeforce Dr. Armstrong
Wild Geese II Russian General
Code Name: Emerald Colonel Peters
The Doctor and the Devils Professor Macklin
Walls of Glass
1986 Lady Jane Henry Grey/Duke of Suffolk
1991 L.A. Story Mr. Perdue/ Maitre D' at L'Idiot
1993 Robin Hood: Men in Tights King Richard
The Nightmare Before Christmas The Narrator
1994 Gunmen Loomis
Star Trek Generations Captain Jean-Luc Picard
The Pagemaster Adventure (voice)
In Search of Dr. Seuss Sgt. Mulvaney Puppet-voice over making this the second film with Christopher Lloyd
1995 Jeffrey Sterling
Let It Be Me John
1996 Star Trek: First Contact Captain Jean-Luc Picard
1997 Conspiracy Theory Dr. Jonas
Masterminds Rafe Bentley
1998 Star Trek the Experience: The Klingon Encounter Captain Jean-Luc Picard (voice)
Dad Savage Dad Savage
Moby Dick Captain Ahab
Safe House Mace Sowell
Star Trek: Insurrection Captain Jean-Luc Picard
The Prince of Egypt Pharaoh Seti I (voice)
1999 A Christmas Carol Ebenezer Scrooge
Animal Farm Napoleon
2000 X-Men Professor Charles Xavier
2001 Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius King Goobot (voice)
2002 Star Trek Nemesis Captain Jean-Luc Picard
2003 X2: X-Men United Professor Charles Xavier
The Lion in Winter King Henry II
2004 X-Men Legends Professor Charles Xavier Video Game (voice)
Boo, Zino & The Snurks Albert Drollinger
Steamboy (English Dub) Dr. Lloyd Steam (voice)
2005 X-Men Legends II: Rise of Apocalypse Professor Charles Xavier Video Game (voice)
The Game of Their Lives Older Dent McSkimming
Chicken Little Mr. Woolensworth (voice)
Mysterious Island Nemo
Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (English dub) Lord Yupa (voice)
The Snow Queen The Raven (voice)
2006 Bambi II The Great Prince/Stag (voice)
X-Men: The Official Game Professor Charles Xavier Video Game (voice)
X-Men: The Last Stand Professor Charles Xavier
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion Emperor Uriel Septim VII Video Game (voice)
Star Trek: Legacy Captain Jean-Luc Picard Video Game (voice)
2007 TMNT Max Winters (voice)
2009 X-Men Origins: Wolverine Professor Charles Xavier
2011 Gnomeo & Juliet Bill Shakespeare (voice)

References[change | change source]

  1. People of Today: Debrett, London, 2007
  2. "Welcome from our Chancellor Patrick Stewart". www.hud.ac.uk. University of Huddersfield. http://www.hud.ac.uk/uni/patrick_stewart/pstranscript.html. Retrieved 2008-5-20.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Status Quo stars and Formula One champion honoured" (in English). BBC News. December 31, 2009. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/8435197.stm. Retrieved 2009-12-31.