Knowledge Identifier: +Gerard_Butler
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1969.
Countries: United States (65%), United Kingdom (22%), Australia (3%)
Linked to: Leonidas I, University of Glasgow, Celtic F.C., Michigan State University
He garnered critical acclaim for his work as the lead in Joel Schumacher's 2004 film adaptation of the musical "The Phantom of the Opera"
Really Useful Group - Until recently, these had consisted of lower budget straight-to-video versions of the shows , but 2004 saw Really Useful Films complete the major motion picture "The Phantom of the Opera", directed by Joel Schumacher and starring Gerard Butler and Emmy Rossum, which was nominated for three Academy *awards and three Golden Globes
Katherine Heigl - In 2009, Heigl starred opposite Gerard Butler in "The Ugly Truth", which opened July 24
Jamie Foxx - A few months later in October 2009, He played a starring role along side Gerard Butler in the thriller Law Abiding Citizen
Jennifer Aniston - In March 2010, Aniston appeared in "The Bounty Hunter", which costarred Gerard Butler
A fan of the Glasgow football club Celtic F.C. and having played a charity match with them in 2011, Butler regularly attended Celtic Park as a supporter, but has found that moving to Hollywood can be a problem when trying to keep up with the results due to the time difference between Los Angeles and Glasgow
Mark Johnson (producer) - Johnson has three feature films due for release in 2012; "Not Fade Away" written and directed by "Sopranos" creator David Chase and starring James Gandolfini, "Chasing Mavericks" directed by Curtis Hanson and starring Gerard Butler, and "Won't Back Down" starring Viola Davis, Maggie Gyllenhaal and Holly Hunter
Olympus Has Fallen - The production company Millennium Films acquired the spec script in March 2012, and Gerard Butler was cast later in the month as the star
Gods of Egypt (film) - On September 24, 2013, Gerard Butler joined the film's cast to play the role of "Set", a God of the desert, storms and foreigners in ancient Egyptian religion
How to Train Your Dragon 2 - Butler reprised his voice role as Stoick in "How to Train Your Dragon 2 in 2014
In 2016, Butler had the leading role in "London Has Fallen" and portrayed Set in "Gods of Egypt "
London Has Fallen - On October 26, 2016, it was announced that a sequel titled "Angel Has Fallen" is in development, with Gerard Butler reprising his role, as well as being more active with the making of the film as producer
Pablo Schreiber - In 2017, he starred alongside Gerard Butler and 50 Cent in the American heist film "Den of Thieves," directed by Christian Gudegast