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Alfred Molina


Alfred Molina was born in 1953 in London, England. His mother, Giovanna (Bonelli), was an Italian-born cook and cleaner, and his father, Esteban Molina, was a Spanish-born waiter and chauffeur. He studied at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London. His stage work includes two major Royal National Theatre productions, Tennessee Williams' "... See full bio »

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Known For

Spider-Man 2
Spider-Man 2 Doc Ock / Dr. Otto Octavius
(2004)
Frida
Frida Diego Rivera
(2002)
Chocolat
Chocolat Comte de Reynaud
(2000)
Boogie Nights
Boogie Nights Rahad Jackson
(1997)

Filmography

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 2017 Saint Judy (post-production)
Ray Hernandez
 2017 Sam Did It (Short) (completed)
Alfred Molina
 2017/I The Overcoat (Short) (filming)
Grandfather (voice)
  Henchmen (post-production)
Baron Blackout (voice)
  Vivaldi (announced)
Felice Tartini
 2017 Hey Arnold: The Jungle Movie (TV Movie)
Lasombra (voice)
 2016-2017 Dragons: Race to the Edge (TV Series)
Viggo
- Sins of the Past (2017) ... Viggo (voice)
- The Wings of War, Part 2 (2017) ... Viggo (voice)
- The Wings of War, Part 1 (2017) ... Viggo (voice)
- Dawn of Destruction (2017) ... Viggo (voice)
- Return of Thor Bonecrusher (2017) ... Viggo (voice)
 2014-2017 Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero (TV Series)
Rippen / Additional Voices / Addional Voices
- At the End of the Worlds (2017) ... Rippen / Additional Voices (voice)
- Mr. Rippen (2017) ... Rippen (voice)
- 13 Big Problems (2017) ... Rippen (voice)
- Trading Faces (2017) ... Rippen (voice)
- The Most Dangerous World Imaginable (2017) ... Rippen (voice)
 2017 I'm Dying Up Here (TV Series)
Carl Veisor
- Pilot (2017) ... Carl Veisor
 2017 Wilson's Heart (Video Game)
Bela Blasco (voice)
 2016-2017 Angie Tribeca (TV Series)
Dr. Edelweiss
- Brockman Turner Overdrive (2017) ... Dr. Edelweiss (uncredited)
- Welcome Back, Blotter (2017) ... Dr. Edelweiss (uncredited)
- The Coast Is Fear (2016) ... Dr. Edelweiss (uncredited)
- A Coldie But a Goodie (2016) ... Dr. Edelweiss (uncredited)
- Beach Blanket Sting-O (2016) ... Dr. Edelweiss (uncredited)
 2017 Feud (TV Series)
Robert Aldrich
- You Mean All This Time We Could Have Been Friends? (2017) ... Robert Aldrich (credit only)
- Abandoned! (2017) ... Robert Aldrich
- Hagsploitation (2017) ... Robert Aldrich
- And the Winner Is... (The Oscars of 1963) (2017) ... Robert Aldrich (credit only)
- More, or Less (2017) ... Robert Aldrich
 2017 Long Day's Journey Into Night: Live (TV Movie)
James Tyrone
 2017 Justice League Dark (Video)
Destiny (voice)
 2017 Breakable You
Paul Weller
 2016 Girls vs. Aliens (Video short)
Kane
 2016 Close to the Enemy (TV Mini-Series)
Harold Lindsay-Jones
- Episode #1.7 (2016) ... Harold Lindsay-Jones
- Episode #1.6 (2016) ... Harold Lindsay-Jones
- Episode #1.5 (2016) ... Harold Lindsay-Jones
- Episode #1.4 (2016) ... Harold Lindsay-Jones
- Episode #1.3 (2016) ... Harold Lindsay-Jones
 2016 American Dad! (TV Series)
Tow Truck Driver
- Father's Daze (2016) ... Tow Truck Driver (voice)
 2016 Sister Cities (TV Movie)
Mort Stone
 2016 A Family Man
Lou Wheeler
 2016 Message from the King
Preston
 2016 Paint It Black
Cal
 2016 Robot Chicken (TV Series)
Lex Luthor / William Henry Seward / Willow's Father
- Triple Hot Dog Sandwich on Wheat (2016) ... Lex Luthor / William Henry Seward / Willow's Father (voice)
 2016 Whiskey Tango Foxtrot
Ali Massoud Sadiq
 2012-2016 Gravity Falls (TV Series)
Multi-Bear
- Weirdmageddon 3: Take Back the Falls (2016) ... Multi-Bear (voice)
- Weirdmageddon 2: Escape from Reality (2015) ... Multi-Bear (voice)
- Dipper vs. Manliness (2012) ... Multi-Bear (voice)
 2016 Donald Trump's The Art of the Deal: The Movie (TV Movie)
Jerry Schrager
 2016 Little Men
Hernán
 2015 Long Live the Royals (TV Mini-Series short)
Rupert
- Snore Much (2015) ... Rupert
 2015 Secret in Their Eyes
Martin Morales
 2015 Oscar's Hotel for Fantastical Creatures (TV Mini-Series)
Norbert
- Fishy Business (2015) ... Norbert (voice)
 2015 Robot Chicken DC Comics Special 3: Magical Friendship (TV Short)
Lex Luthor (voice)
 2015 Show Me a Hero (TV Mini-Series)
Hank Spallone
- Episode #1.6 (2015) ... Hank Spallone
- Episode #1.5 (2015) ... Hank Spallone
- Episode #1.4 (2015) ... Hank Spallone
- Episode #1.3 (2015) ... Hank Spallone
- Episode #1.2 (2015) ... Hank Spallone
 2015 Axe Cop (TV Series)
Brilliant Evil Scientist / Vampire Man Baby Kid's Dad
- President Cop (2015) ... Brilliant Evil Scientist (voice)
- Night Mission: The Moon (2015) ... Vampire Man Baby Kid's Dad (voice)
 2015 Strange Magic
Fairy King (voice)
 2014 The Stowaway (Short)
Command Delhart (voice)
 2014 Matador (TV Series)
Andrés Galan
- Mala Sangre (2014) ... Andrés Galan
- Dead Dreaming in Bagan (2014) ... Andrés Galan
- Riot 'Til I Die (2014) ... Andrés Galan
- Night of the Whale (2014) ... Andrés Galan
- The Anguish of Rosarito (2014) ... Andrés Galan
 2014 Heavenly Sword
Bohan (voice)
 2014 WordGirl (TV Series)
 2014 The Normal Heart (TV Movie)
Ben Weeks
 2014 The Prophet
Sergeant (voice)
 2014 Swelter
Doc
 2014 Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Ibn Al-Hazen
- Hiding in the Light (2014) ... Ibn Al-Hazen (voice)
 2014 Robot Chicken DC Comics Special II: Villains in Paradise (TV Short)
Lex Luthor / Green Arrow (voice)
 2014 Elder Scrolls Online (Video Game)
Abnur Tharn (voice)
 2014 Rick and Morty (TV Series)
The Devil
- Something Ricked This Way Comes (2014) ... The Devil (voice)
 2014 We'll Never Have Paris
Terry
 2014 Return to Zero
Robert Royal
 2014 Love Is Strange
George Garea
 2013 Justin and the Knights of Valour
Reginald (voice)
 2013 Drunk History (TV Series)
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
- Detroit (2013) ... Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
 2013 Poe
Graham / Husband (segment "The Black Cat") (voice)
 2013 Monsters University
Professor Knight (voice)
 2013 Monday Mornings (TV Series)
Dr. Harding Hooten
- Family Ties (2013) ... Dr. Harding Hooten
- Wheels Within Wheels (2013) ... Dr. Harding Hooten
- Truth or Consequences (2013) ... Dr. Harding Hooten
- One Fine Day (2013) ... Dr. Harding Hooten
- Communion (2013) ... Dr. Harding Hooten
 2013 Bless Me, Ultima
Antonio (voice)
 2013 The Truth About Emanuel
Dennis
 2013 Assistance (TV Movie)
Daniel Kurtzman
 2012 Loving Miss Hatto (TV Movie)
Barrie
 2012 Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness (TV Series)
Ke-Pa
- Enter the Dragon (2012) ... Ke-Pa (voice)
 2012 Robot Chicken: DC Comics Special (TV Short)
Lex Luthor / Firestorm / Mr. Banjo (voice)
 2012 The Forger
Everly Campbell
 2012 Serena (Short)
Priest
 2010-2012 Roger & Val Have Just Got In (TV Series)
Roger Stephenson
- The Gift (2012) ... Roger Stephenson
- Poem for Uncle Jack (2012) ... Roger Stephenson
- Pam's Collage (2012) ... Roger Stephenson
- Surprise! (2012) ... Roger Stephenson
- The Woman in the Attic (2012) ... Roger Stephenson
 2010-2012 The Life & Times of Tim (TV Series)
London Chairman / Chairman
- The Smug Chiropractor/Corporate Disaster (2012) ... London Chairman (voice)
- London Calling/Novelist (2010) ... Chairman (voice)
 2011 Innocent (TV Movie)
Sandy Stern
 2008-2011 The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (TV Series)
Sherlock Holmes / Geoff
- Episode #8.50 (2011) ... Geoff (voice)
- Episode #6.211 (2010) ... Sherlock Holmes
- Episode #4.289 (2008) ... Sherlock Holmes
 2011 Harry's Law (TV Series)
Eric Sanders
- Sins of the Father (2011) ... Eric Sanders
- There Will Be Blood (2011) ... Eric Sanders
- Hosanna Roseanna (2011) ... Eric Sanders
 2011/I Abduction
Burton
 2010-2011 Law & Order: LA (TV Series)
Ricardo Morales
- Westwood (2011) ... Ricardo Morales
- Van Nuys (2011) ... Ricardo Morales
- El Sereno (2011) ... Ricardo Morales
- Carthay Circle (2011) ... Ricardo Morales
- Angel's Knoll (2011) ... Ricardo Morales
 2011 Rango
Roadkill (voice)
 2010/I The Tempest
Stephano
 2010 The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Horvath
 2009 Big Guy (Short)
Kent
 2009 Yes, Virginia (TV Short)
Francis Church (voice)
 2009 Lessons in Self-Defense (Short)
Ben
 2009 Wonder Woman (Video)
Ares (voice)
 2009 The Pink Panther 2
Pepperidge
 2009 An Education
Jack Mellor
 2009 The Lodger
Chandler Manning
 2008 Nothing Like the Holidays
Edy Rodriguez
 2008 Courtroom K (TV Movie)
Judge Robars
 2007 The Ten Commandments
Ramses (voice)
 2007 Silk
Baldabiou
 2007 Chill Out, Scooby-Doo! (Video)
Professor Jeffries (voice)
 2007 The Little Traitor
Dunlop
 2007 Monk (TV Series)
Peter Magneri
- Mr. Monk and the Naked Man (2007) ... Peter Magneri
 2007 The Moon and the Stars
Davide Rieti
 2007 The Company (TV Mini-Series)
Harvey Torriti / The Sorcerer
- Episode #1.6 (2007) ... Harvey Torriti
- Episode #1.5 (2007) ... Harvey Torriti
- Episode #1.4 (2007) ... Harvey Torriti
- Episode #1.3 (2007) ... Harvey Torriti
- Episode #1.2 (2007) ... Harvey Torriti
 2006 Orchids (Short)
Cliff
 2006 The Hoax
Dick Suskind
 2006 As You Like It
Touchstone
 2006 The Da Vinci Code
Bishop Manuel Aringarosa
 2005 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Gabriel Duvall
- Night (2005) ... Gabriel Duvall
 2005 Law & Order: Trial by Jury (TV Series)
Gabriel Duvall
- Day (2005) ... Gabriel Duvall
 2005 Joan of Arc (TV Movie documentary)
Narrator (voice)
 2004 Suchîmubôi
Dr. Eddie Steam (English version, voice)
 2004 Spider-Man 2 (Video Game)
Doc Ock / Dr. Otto Octavius (voice)
 2004 Spider-Man 2
Doc Ock / Dr. Otto Octavius
 2004 Cronicas
Victor Hugo Puente
 2003 Justice League (TV Series)
King Gustav
- Maid of Honor: Part II (2003) ... King Gustav (voice, credit only)
- Maid of Honor (2003) ... King Gustav (voice)
 2003 Luther
John Tetzel
 2003 Coffee and Cigarettes
Alfred (segment "Cousins?")
 2003 Identity
Dr. Malick
 2003 My Life Without Me
Ann's Father (uncredited)
 2002 Ape (Short)
Mendez
 2002 Undertaking Betty
Boris Plots
 2002 Frida
Diego Rivera
 2002 Bram and Alice (TV Series)
Bram
- Scribbling Rivalry (2002) ... Bram
- Goody Two Shoes (2002) ... Bram
- Paul-Pot (2002) ... Bram
- Cat Burglar (2002) ... Bram
- Pilot (2002) ... Bram
 1999-2001 Ladies Man (TV Series)
Jimmy Stiles
- The Happy Wanderer (2001) ... Jimmy Stiles
- Family Dinner (2001) ... Jimmy Stiles
- The 31-Inch-High Club (2001) ... Jimmy Stiles
- Upright and Breathing (2001) ... Jimmy Stiles
- A Quiet Evening at Home (2001) ... Jimmy Stiles
 2001 Murder on the Orient Express (TV Movie)
Hercule Poirot
 2001 Texas Rangers
John King Fisher
 2000 Chocolat
Comte de Reynaud
 2000 The Miracle Maker
Simon the Pharisee (voice)
 1999 Magnolia
Solomon Solomon
 1999 Dudley Do-Right
Snidely Whiplash
 1998 Pete's Meteor
Hugh
 1998 The Wild Thornberrys (TV Series)
Elcio
- Only Child (1998) ... Elcio (voice)
 1998 The Treat
The Colonel
 1998 The Impostors
Sir Jeremy Burtom
 1998 Rescuers: Stories of Courage: Two Couples (TV Movie)
Emile Taquet (segment "Marie Taquet")
 1997 The Place of Lions (TV Movie)
Scarface
 1997 The Man Who Knew Too Little
Boris 'The Butcher' Blavasky
 1997 Boogie Nights
Rahad Jackson
 1997 The Break
Tulio
 1997 Anna Karenina
Levin
 1996 Mojave Moon
Sal
 1996 Before and After
Panos Demeris
 1996 Tracey Takes On... (TV Series)
Mr. Dragotti
- Royalty (1996) ... Mr. Dragotti
 1989-1995 Screen Two (TV Series)
Ira Moss / The Italian / John Ogdon
- Nervous Energy (1995) ... Ira Moss
- The Trial (1993)
- Drowning in the Shallow End (1990) ... The Italian
- Virtuoso (1989) ... John Ogdon
 1995 Scorpion Spring
Denis Brabant
 1995 Species
Dr. Stephen Arden
 1995 Dead Man
Trading Post Missionary
 1995 The Perez Family
Juan Raul Perez
 1995 The Steal
Cliff
 1995 Hideaway
Jonas
 1994 Requiem Apache (TV Movie)
Hamish
 1994 Maverick
Angel
 1994 White Fang 2: Myth of the White Wolf
Rev. Leland Drury
 1994 Cabin Boy
School Professor (uncredited)
 1993 The Marshal (TV Movie)
Marshal Guarnaccia
 1993 Typhon's People (TV Movie)
Andreus
 1993 Crime Story (TV Series)
Ian Spiro
 1993 When Pigs Fly
Marty
 1993 The Trial
Titorelli
 1993 A Year in Provence (TV Mini-Series)
Tony Havers
- The Tony Awards (1993) ... Tony Havers
- Black Gold (1993) ... Tony Havers
 1989-1992 Screen One (TV Series)
Harry Greaves / Tadeusz Melnik / Tony Hancock / ...
- Trust Me (1992) ... Harry Greaves
- A Very Polish Practice (1992) ... Tadeusz Melnik
- Hancock (1991) ... Tony Hancock
- The Accountant (1989) ... Lionel Ellerman
 1992 Angels (TV Movie)
George
 1991 Boon (TV Series)
Mike Hubble
- The Night Before Christmas (1991) ... Mike Hubble
 1991 Ashenden (TV Mini-Series)
Carmona
- The Hairless Mexican (1991) ... Carmona
 1991 Performance (TV Series)
George Melly
- The Trials of Oz (1991) ... George Melly
 1991 Enchanted April
Mellersh Wilkins
 1991 American Friends
Oliver Syme
 1990-1991 El C.I.D. (TV Series)
Bernard Blake
- Ticket to Ride (1991) ... Bernard Blake
- All Grown Up and Nowhere to Go (1991) ... Bernard Blake
- Thursday's Child (1991) ... Bernard Blake
- Paradise Mislaid (1991) ... Bernard Blake
- In the Rough (1991) ... Bernard Blake
 1989 Nativity Blues (TV Series)
Hank
 1989 Revolutionary Witness: The Preacher (TV Short)
Robert Sauveur (segment "The Butcher")
 1989 Saracen (TV Series)
Jose Morazan
- Proof of Death (1989) ... Jose Morazan
 1988 Manifesto
Avanti
 1987 Miami Vice (TV Series)
Esther's Attorney
- The Big Thaw (1987) ... Esther's Attorney
 1987 Sunday Premiere (TV Series)
Gino
- Blat (1987) ... Gino
 1987 Prick Up Your Ears
Kenneth Halliwell
 1986 Casualty (TV Series)
Harry Horner
- Jump Start (1986) ... Harry Horner
 1985 Letter to Brezhnev
Sergei
 1985 Eleni
Young Christos (uncredited)
 1985 C.A.T.S. Eyes (TV Series)
Det. Sgt. Cropper
- Blue for Danger (1985) ... Det. Sgt. Cropper
 1985 Ladyhawke
Cezar
 1985 Number One (TV Movie)
D.C. Rogers
 1985 Water
Pierre
 1984 Angels in the Annexe (TV Movie)
Mike Brittain
 1984 Meantime (TV Movie)
John
 1983 Reilly: Ace of Spies (TV Mini-Series)
Blumkin
- Gambit (1983) ... Blumkin
 1982 Anyone for Denis? (TV Movie)
Eric
 1982 Joni Jones (TV Mini-Series)
Giovanni
 1981 Raiders of the Lost Ark
Satipo
 1979 A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square
Port Official (uncredited)
 1978 The Losers (TV Series)
Nigel
- Sitting on a Goldmine (1978) ... Nigel
- All Down in Black and White (1978) ... Nigel
- Out of the Strong (1978) ... Nigel
- The Naming of Parts (1978) ... Nigel
- A Star Is Born (1978) ... Nigel
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His RSC credits include: "Destiny", Shakespeare's "Troilus and Cressida" and "King Lear", "The Days of the Commune", "Bandits", "The Bundle", "Frozen Assets", "That Good Between Us" (all 1977), "Dingo" (1978), "The Taming of the Shrew" (1985). See more »

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Height:

6' 2½" (1.89 m)
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[on Prick Up Your Ears (1987)] The actual experience of making the film is very vivid in my memory, because it was my first proper leading role in a film. It was, at the time, a groundbreaking movie. [Director] Stephen Frears had made My Beautiful Laundrette (1985) I think the year before, which touched on a gay love story. It's easy to forget that was really pushing the envelope back then, as ... See more »

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Nickname:

Fred

Star Sign:

Gemini

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