Christopher PlummerOscar Winner
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Christopher was born under the official name Plummer, Arthur Christopher Orme on December 13th, 1929. He has been a credited actor since the 1964 film The Fall of the Roman Empire.
Christopher Plummer is a dependable leading actor. He has starred in three films including the 2013 adventure film The Legend of Sarila as the character Croolik, the 2009 action movie 9 playing #1 and the 1991 action release Firehead cast as Col. Garland Vaughn.
Christopher has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. He has appeared in thirty-one films including: the 2014 comedy film Elsa & Fred as the character Fred Barcroft, the 2011 crime movie The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo playing Henrik Vanger and the 2011 action release Priest cast as Monsignor Orelas.
Christopher Plummer has earned salaries up to $30,000 for his acting. His most commercially successful project to date has been the 2009 adventure film Up, which brought in $293,000,000 at the box office.
Christopher has garnered moderate media attention, having been , captured in more than one pictorials, interviewed in over one publications and featured in six magazine articles. He has been the subject of at least one book.
As an actor Christopher Plummer has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on two occasions. His first Oscar was for Best Actor In A Supporting Role for his portrayal of Hal in the 2011 film Beginners. Christopher Plummer was also nominated for Best Actor In A Supporting Role for his role as Tolstoy in the 2009 movie The Last Station .