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Geoffrey Rush
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Rush at the 69th Academy Awards
4 Nominations / 1 Win
Role Actor
Born July 6, 1951
Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
 

Geoffrey Rush is an Australian actor and film producer. He is one of the few people who have won the "Triple Crown of Acting": an Academy Award, a Tony Award and an Emmy Award. He was the foundation President of the Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts in 2011. He was the 2012 Australian of the Year. Rush was a stage actor before moving onto films. Rush made his film debut in the Australian film Hoodwink in 1981. He has appeared in over 60 films, including such titles as; Shine (1996), Oscar and Lucinda (1997), Elizabeth (1998), Shakespeare in Love (1998), Quills (2000), Frida (2002), Finding Nemo (2003), Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003), Harvie Krumpet (2003), Munich (2005), The King's Speech (2010), and The Book Thief (2013).

Wins

69th Academy Awards, 1996
Best ActorShine

Nominations

69th Academy Awards, 1996
Best ActorShine
71st Academy Awards, 1998
Best Supporting ActorShakespeare in Love
73rd Academy Awards, 2000
Best ActorQuills
83rd Academy Awards, 2010
Best Supporting ActorThe King's Speech

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Oscar-winning Roles

Oscar-nominated Roles


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