Jack Thompson

Birthday:

08/31/1940

Place of birth:

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia:

Biography:

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jack Thompson, AM (born 31 August 1940) is an Australian actor and one of the major figures of Australian cinema. He was educated at the University of Queensland, before embarking on his acting career. In 2002, he was made an honorary member of the Australian Cinematographers Society (ACS). He is best known as a lead actor in several acclaimed Australian films including such classics as Wake in Fright (1971), Sunday Too Far Away (1975), The Man from Snowy River (1982) and Breaker Morant (1980). He won Cannes and AFI acting awards for the latter film. He was the recipient of a Living Legend Award at the 2005 Inside Film Awards. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jack Thompson, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia


Film Credits

Don't Tell (2017)
as Bob Myers
David Stratton: A Cinematic Life (2017)
as
Blue World Order (2017)
as Harris
The Light Between Oceans (2016)
as Ralph Addicott
Justice in a Smoking Gun (2016)
as William Gray
Blood on the Coal (2015)
as Narrator
Around the Block (2013)
as Mr. O'Donnell
Mystery Road (2013)
as Charlie Murray
Blinder (2013)
as Coach Chang
Oakie's Outback Adventures (2011)
as Orpheus
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark (2010)
as Harris
Mao's Last Dancer (2009)
as US Federal Judge
Australia (2008)
as Kipling Flynn
Leatherheads (2008)
as Harvey
December Boys (2007)
as Bandy
The Good German (2006)
as Congressman Breimer
Oyster Farmer (2005)
as Skippy
Feed (2005)
as Richard
Gallipoli: The Untold Stories (2005)
as Narrator
Man-Thing (2005)
as Frederic Schist
The Assassination of Richard Nixon (2004)
as Jack Jones
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002)
as Cliegg Lars
Original Sin (2001)
as Alan Jordan
South Pacific (2001)
as Captain George Brackett
The Magic Pudding (2000)
as Buncle (voice)
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil (1997)
as Sonny Seiler
Under the Lighthouse Dancing (1997)
as Harry
Excess Baggage (1997)
as Alexander
McLeod's Daughters (1996)
as Jack McLeod
Last Dance (1996)
as The Governor
Flight of the Albatross (1996)
as Mike
Broken Arrow (1996)
as Chairman, Joint Chief of Staff
A Woman of Independent Means (1995)
as Sam Garner
The Sum of Us (1994)
as Harry Mitchell
The Dwelling Place (1994)
as Richard
A Far Off Place (1993)
as John Ricketts
Ruby Cairo (1992)
as Ed, Feed the World Foundation Manager
Wind (1992)
as Jack Neville
Turtle Beach (1992)
as
Trouble in Paradise (1989)
as
The Rainbow Warrior Conspiracy (1988)
as Stuart Irving
Ground Zero (1987)
as Trebilcock
Kojak: The Price of Justice (1987)
as Aubrey Dubose
The Riddle of the Stinson (1987)
as Bernard O'Reilly
The Last Frontier (1986)
as Nick Stenning
Short Circuit (1986)
as Party Guest
Burke & Wills (1985)
as Robert O'Hara Burke
Flesh + Blood (1985)
as Hawkwood
戦場のメリークリスマス (1983)
as Group Capt. Hicksley
Bad Blood (1982)
as Stan Graham
The Letter (1982)
as Robert Crosbie
A Woman Called Golda (1982)
as Ariel
The Man from Snowy River (1982)
as Clancy
The Club (1980)
as Laurie Holden
The Earthling (1980)
as Ross Daley
Breaker Morant (1980)
as Major J.F. Thomas
The Journalist (1979)
as Simon Morris
The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith (1978)
as Rev. Neville
Mad Dog Morgan (1976)
as Detective Manwaring
Caddie (1976)
as Ted
Scobie Malone (1975)
as Scobie Malone
Sunday Too Far Away (1975)
as Foley
Petersen (1974)
as Tony Petersen
Wake in Fright (1971)
as Dick