Jeremy Irons Filmography
Jeremy Irons is an English actor who started his career as a theatre artist for Bristol Old Vic and then went on to appear on numerous TV shows and in films. He bagged a 'BAFTA' nomination for his first major role in 'The French Lieutenant's Woman' and won an 'Academy Award' for one of his best roles as accused murderer Claus von Bülow in 'Reversal of Fortune' (1990). He also earned fame for voicing the character of Scar in the top grossing Disney animated movie ‘The Lion King’ (1994).
The list of his early successful movies contains 'Moonlighting' (1982), 'Betrayal' (1983), 'The Mission' (1986) and the psychological thriller 'Dead Ringers' (1988). The best films of his later career include 'Kafka' (1991), 'The House of the Spirits' (1993), 'M. Butterfly' (1993), 'Die Hard with a Vengeance' (1995), 'Lolita' (1997), 'The Man in the Iron Mask' (1998), 'The Merchant of Venice' (2004), 'Being Julia' (2004), 'Kingdom of Heaven' (2005), 'Eragon' (2006), and 'Margin Call' (2011).
Recently, he appeared in the biographical drama 'The Man Who Knew Infinity' (2015), the sci-fi action film 'Assassin's Creed' (2016), and the superhero films 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice' (2016) and 'Justice League' (2017).