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Anthony Hopkins

Actor Anthony Hopkins
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Profession: Actor

Nationality:
Wales
Welsh

Why Famous: Best known for his portrayal of Hannibal Lecter in "The Silence of the Lambs" for which he won an Oscar and its sequel "Hannibal".

Other notable films include "The Mask of Zorro", "The Lion in Winter", "Magic" and "The Elephant Man".

Born: December 31, 1937
Birthplace: Port Talbot, Glamorgan, Wales
Age: 83 years old

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Capricorn

Married Life

  • 2003-03-01 "The Silence of the Lambs" actor Anthony Hopkins (65) weds actress-producer Stella Arroyave (47) in Malibu, California

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