Christopher Plummer
Christopher Plummer
Plummer at the 84th Academy Awards
2 Nominations / 1 Win
Role Actor
Born December 13, 1929
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Christopher Plummer is a Canadian film, stage and television actor. He is best known for his leading role in the Academy Award-winning musical The Sound of Music. He made his film debut in 1958's Stage Struck, and notable film The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964), Inside Daisy Clover (1965), The Man Who Would Be King (1975), Somewhere in Time (1980), An American Tail (1986), Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991), Malcolm X (1992), 12 Monkeys (1995), The Insider (1999), A Beautiful Mind (2001), Syriana (2005), The New World (2005), Up (2009), The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2009), The Last Station (2009), Beginners (2011), and The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011). Plummer has also ventured into various television projects, including the miniseries "Jesus of Nazareth" and "The Thorn Birds". Plummer has won numerous awards and accolades for his work. With his win at the age of 82 in 2012 for Beginners, Plummer is the oldest actor ever to win an Academy Award.


84th Academy Awards, 2011
Best Supporting ActorBeginners


82nd Academy Awards, 2009
Best Supporting ActorThe Last Station
84th Academy Awards, 2011
Best Supporting ActorBeginners



Oscar-winning Roles

Oscar-nominated Roles

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