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John Rhys-Davies

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   John Rhys-Davies (born 5 May 1944) is a Welsh actor and vocal artist. He is perhaps best known for playing the charismatic Arab excavator Sallah in the Indiana Jones films and the dwarf Gimli in The Lord of the Rings trilogy, in which he also voiced the ent, Treebeard. He also played Agent Michael Malone in the 1993 remake of the 1950s television series The Untouchables, Professor Maximillian Arturo in Sliders, King Richard I in Robin of Sherwood, General Leonid Pushkin in the James Bond film The Living Daylights, and Macro in I, Claudius. Additionally, he provided the voices of Cassim in Disney's Aladdin and the King of Thieves, Man Ray in SpongeBob SquarePants, and Tobias in the computer game Freelancer. He is also the narrator for the TV show Wildboyz. Description above from the Wikipedia article  John Rhys-Davies, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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May 5, 1944 In Ammanford, Wales, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Hieroglyph
Latest Project:
Movie Silent Night: A Song for the World 2020-12-10
Known For
Movie Hieroglyph Vocifer 2022
Movie Silent Night: A Song for the World Douglas Haig 2020-12-10
Movie Grizzly II: Revenge Bouchard 2020-02-17
Movie Tainted Vladimir 2020-06-16
Series Wizards: Tales of Arcadia Galahad (voice) 2020-08-07
Movie Skuggahverfið Einar 2020-03-01
Movie The Pilgrim's Progress Evangelist (voice) 2019-04-18
Movie Mosley Warnie (voice) 2019-10-10
Movie Aquaman Brine King (voice) 2018-12-07
Movie Aux Jack 2018-03-02
Movie Camera Store Pinky Steuben 2016-12-09
Movie The Apostle Peter: Redemption Peter 2016-08-02
Movie Killing Jesus Annas 2015-04-05
Movie Beyond the Mask Charles Kemp 2015-04-06
Movie Golden Shoes Burt 2015-10-06
Movie Many Beautiful Things John Ruskin (voice) 2015-10-17
Movie Apocalypse Pompeii Colonel Carlos Dillard 2014-02-18
Movie Saul: The Journey to Damascus Caiphas 2014-04-01
Movie Time Lapse Mr. Bezzeredes 2014-05-24
Movie Prisoners of the Sun Prof. Hayden Masterton 2013-12-20
Movie 100 Degrees Below Zero Ralph Dillard 2013-03-29
Movie Missing Christmas Narrator / Santa (voice) 2012-12-24
Movie Ferocious Planet Senator Jackson Crenshaw 2011-04-09
Movie Return to the Hiding Place Eusi 2011-08-22
Movie Medium Raw Elliot Carbon 2010-08-06
Movie Tom and Jerry Meet Sherlock Holmes Dr. Watson (voice) 2010-08-24
Movie Three Wise Women Green 2010-12-14
Movie Anacondas: Trail of Blood Murdoch 2009-02-27
Movie 31 North 62 East John Hammond 2009-09-18
Movie Anaconda 3: Offspring Murdoch 2008-01-01
Movie Kiss Me Deadly Yale Ericson 2008-05-02
Movie Fire and Ice: The Dragon Chronicles Sangimel 2008-09-18
Movie The Legend of Sasquatch 2007-02-03
Movie In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale Merick 2007-11-29
Movie One Night with the King Mordecai 2006-10-13
Movie Shark Bait Thorton (voice) 2006-07-07
Movie Ringers - Lord of the Fans 2005-01-21
Series Revelations Professor Lampley 2005-04-13
Movie Shadows in the Sun Mr. Andrew Benton 2005-05-12
Movie The Game of Their Lives Bill Jeffrey 2005-04-22
Movie The Lost Angel Father Kevin 2005-04-26
Movie 12 Days of Terror Captain 2004-05-01
Series La Femme Musketeer Porthos 2004-06-20
Movie From Book to Script: Forging the Final Chapter Self 2004-12-14
Movie The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement Viscount Mabrey 2004-08-06
Movie Cameras in Middle-Earth Self 2004-12-14
Movie The Passing of an Age Self 2004-12-14
Movie The Making of 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea Narrator (voice) 2003-05-20
Series Helen of Troy King Priam of Troy 2003-04-20
Movie The Making of Shōgun 2003-09-23
Movie Indiana Jones: Making the Trilogy 2003-10-21
Movie The Battle for Helm's Deep Is Over... Self 2003-11-18
Movie Cameras in Middle-Earth Self 2003-11-18
Movie The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Gimli / Treebeard (voice) 2003-12-01
Movie From Book to Script Self - Gimli 2002-11-12
Movie Scale Self 2002-11-12
Movie J.R.R. Tolkien: Creator of Middle-Earth Gimli (archive footage) (uncredited) 2002-11-12
Movie Cameras in Middle-Earth Self - Gimli 2002-11-12
Movie The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Gimli / Treebeard (voice) 2002-12-18
Movie Weta Workshop Self - Gimli 2002-11-12
Movie The Fellowship of the Cast Self - Gimli 2002-11-12
Movie A Passage to Middle-earth: Making of 'Lord of the Rings' Himself 2001-12-09
Movie Quest for the Ring Himself 2001-11-29
Movie The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Gimli 2001-12-18
Movie National Geographic - Beyond the Movie: The Fellowship of the Ring Himself - Narrator (voice) 2001-12-23
Movie Sinbad: Beyond the Veil of Mists King Akron 2000-03-24
Movie Au Pair Nigel Kent 1999-08-22
Movie Body Armor Rasheed 1998-05-05
Movie Cats Don't Dance Woolie Mammoth (voice) 1997-03-26
Movie Marquis de Sade Inspector Marais 1996-01-01
Movie Ripper Vigo Haman 1996-02-29
Movie The Great White Hype Johnny Windsor 1996-05-03
Movie Catherine the Great Pugachev 1996-04-28
Movie Aladdin and the King of Thieves Cassim (voice) 1996-05-20
Movie Glory Daze Luther 1995-10-01
Movie A Flintstones Christmas Carol Charles Brickens (voice) 1994-11-24
Movie The High Crusade Bruder Parvus 1994-06-02
Series The Untouchables 1993-01-11
Movie The Seventh Coin Captain Galil 1993-04-30
Movie Cyborg Cop Kessel 1993-10-05
Movie The Lost World Challanger 1992-01-01
Movie Perry Mason: The Case of the Fatal Framing Phillip Graff 1992-03-01
Movie Return to the Lost World Professor George Challenger 1992-04-07
Movie Ring of the Musketeers Maurice Treville 1992-12-01
Movie The Making of Aladdin: A Whole New World Host 1992-11-25
Movie The Double 0 Kid Rudi Von Kseenbaum 1992-09-07
Series I Misteri Della Giungla Nera O'Connor 1991-01-01
Series Under Cover Flynn 1991-01-07
Movie Journey of Honor El Zaidan 1991-04-27
Movie Before the Storm Flynn 1991-01-01
Movie Secret Weapon 1990-03-19
Movie Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Sallah 1989-05-24
Movie Desperado: Badlands Justice Richard Marriott 1989-12-17
Series Noble House Quillan Gornt 1988-02-21
Movie Tusks 1988-01-01
Movie Waxwork Werewolf 1988-06-17
Movie Higher Ground 1988-09-04
Movie Goddess of Love Zeus 1988-11-20
Series War and Remembrance Sammy Mutterperl 1988-11-13
Movie The Living Daylights General Leonid Pushkin 1987-06-29
Movie Perry Mason: The Case of the Murdered Madam Edward Tremaine 1987-10-04
Movie The Little Match Girl Chief Murphy 1987-12-21
Movie Firewalker Corky Taylor 1986-11-21
Movie King Solomon's Mines Dogati 1985-11-22
Movie Best Revenge Mustapha 1984-10-19
Movie Kim Babu 1984-05-16
Movie Ivanhoe Front de Boeuf 1982-02-23
Movie Sphinx Stephanos Markoulis 1981-02-11
Movie Raiders of the Lost Ark Sallah 1981-06-12
Movie The Making of 'Raiders of the Lost Ark' Himself 1981-11-28
Series Peter and Paul Silas 1981-04-12
Movie The Merchant of Venice Salerio 1980-12-17
Movie Fox 1980-03-10
Movie A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square Solicitor 1979-01-01
Movie Fearless Frank 1978-10-04
Movie The Nativity Nestor 1978-12-17
Series I, Claudius Naevius Sutorius Macro 1976-09-20