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Geoffrey was born under the official name Rush, Geoffrey Roy on July 6th, 1951. He has been a credited actor since the 1996 film Shine.
Geoffrey Rush is a dependable leading actor. He has starred in four films including the 2000 biography film Quills as the character The Marquis de Sade, the 1999 horror movie House on Haunted Hill playing Stephen H. Price and the 1998 comedy release Shakespeare in Love cast as Philip Henslowe.
Geoffrey has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. He has appeared in thirteen films including: the 2011 action film Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides as the character Barbossa, the 2010 biography movie The King's Speech playing Lionel Logue and the 2010 action release The Warrior's Way cast as Ronald.
His most commercially successful project to date has been the 2007 action film Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End, which brought in $309,000,000 at the box office.
In 2010 Geoffrey Rush produced his first movie, the biography film The King's Speech.
Geoffrey is a fan favorite, having been , captured in more than two pictorials, interviewed in over nine publications and featured in eight magazine articles.
As an actor Geoffrey Rush has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on four occasions. His first Oscar was for Best Actor In A Leading Role for his portrayal of David Helfgott in the 1996 film Shine. Geoffrey Rush was also nominated for Best Actor In A Supporting Role for his role as Philip Henslowe in the 1998 movie Shakespeare in Love , Best Actor In A Leading Role for his role as The Marquis de Sade in the 2000 movie Quills and Best Actor In A Supporting Role for his role as Lionel Logue in the 2010 movie The King's Speech .