Anthony Hopkins

Actor Anthony Hopkins Full Name: Anthony Hopkins


Profession: Actor
Why Famous: Film, stage, and television actor and composer. Well known for his portrayal of Hannibal Lecter in The Silence of the Lambs (Oscar winner) and its sequel Hannibal. Other notable films include The Mask of Zorro, The Lion in Winter, Magic, andThe Elephant Man

Born: December 31, 1937 (80 years old)
Birthplace: Port Talbot, Glamorgan, Wales

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

Historical Events in the Life of Anthony Hopkins

  • 1991-02-14 "The Silence of the Lambs" film based on the book by Thomas Harris, directed by Jonathan Demme and starring Jodie Foster and Anthony Hopkins, is released (Best Picture 1992)
  • 1992-03-30 64th Academy Awards: "The Silence of the Lambs", Anthony Hopkins & Jodie Foster win
  • 1998-07-17 "The Mask of Zorro" directed by Martin Campbell, starring Antonio Banderas, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Anthony Hopkins is released

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