John Noble at the 2012 WonderCon in March 2012
20 August 1948 |
Port Pirie, South Australia, Australia
|Children||Samantha Noble, Daniel Noble, Jess Noble|
John Noble (born 20 August 1948) is an Australian film and television actor, and theater director of more than 80 plays. One of his more notable roles includes playing Dr Walter Bishop in the American Fox science fiction television series Fringe.
Noble lives in the US with his wife Penny Noble. They have three children: Daniel Noble, Jess Noble and actress Samantha Noble. In 2011, John Noble's hobbies are reported to be "music, painting and narration".
Noble starred as scientist Walter Bishop in the television series Fringe.
He made occasional appearances on the television series All Saints. He is internationally known for his performance as Denethor in The Lord of the Rings trilogy. He played Russian Consul Anatoly Markov in the sixth season of the American television series 24. In 2011, he appeared as Real Estate tycoon Leland Monroe in Rockstar's video game L.A. Noire. He is also the voice of Unicron for the television show Transformers: Prime and its conclusion movie.
|1991||Police Rescue||Sergeant||Episode: "Hostage"|
|1993||Time Trax||Mr. Michaels||Episode: "One on One"|
|1997||Big Sky||Graham James||Episode: "Future Past and Present"|
|1998||Water Rats||Dr. Harry||Episode: "Epiphany"|
|1998–2004||All Saints||Dr. John Madsen||32 episodes|
|2000||Tales of the South Seas||Christian Ambrose||Episode: "Trent in Love"|
|2001||Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The Lost World||Inspector Robert Anderson||Episode: "The Knife"|
|2001||The Bill||Commander Warren||Episode: "Beech on the Run"|
|2001–2006||Home and Away||Dr. Helpman||9 episodes|
|2002||Young Lions||Adam Gallagher||4 episodes|
|2002||Stingers||Michael Kranz||Episode: "Disgraceful Conduct"|
|2006||Stargate SG-1||Meurik||Episode: "Camelot"|
|2007||Journeyman||Wine Connoisseur||Episode: "Winterland"|
|2007||The Unit||The CEO||Episode: "Pandemonium – Part 2"|
|2007||24||Anatoly Markov||3 episodes|
|2007||Pirate Islands: The Lost Treasure of Fiji||Blackheart||13 episodes|
|2008–2013||Fringe||Walter Bishop/Walternate||100 episodes
Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor on Television
Nominated—Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Nominated—Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor – Series, Miniseries or Television Film (2008–09)
Nominated—Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor on Television (2010, 2012–13)
|2011–2012||Dark Matters: Twisted But True||Himself||16 episodes|
|2011||Transformers: Prime||Unicron||3 episodes|
|2013||The Good Wife||Matthew Ashbaugh||2 episodes|
|2013–present||Sleepy Hollow||Henry Parish||5 episodes|
|2013||Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries||Edward Stanley||Episode: "Murder Under The Mistletoe"|
|2014||Rake||Clayton Post||2 episodes|
- Artistic Director of Stage Company of South Australia 1977–1987
- Head of Drama, Brent St. School of Arts (Sydney) 1997–2000
- Voice of the character Bishop in the multi-platform game by EA and Pandemic The Saboteur (2009)
- Actor of Leland Monroe in the multi-platform video game L.A. Noire.
- Voice of the character Worker of Secrets in the iOS game by Chair Studios and Epic Games Infinity Blade 3.
Awards and nominations
|2003||National Board of Review||Best Cast||The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King||Won|
|2004||Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards||Best Cast||Won|
|Critics' Choice Awards||Best Cast||Won|
|Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards||Best Cast||Nominated|
|Screen Actors Guild Awards||Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture||Won|
|2008||Satellite Awards||Best Supporting Actor – Series, Miniseries or Television Film||Fringe||Nominated|
|2009||Satellite Awards||Best Supporting Actor – Series, Miniseries or Television Film||Nominated|
|2010||Saturn Awards||Best Supporting Actor on Television||Nominated|
|2011||Critics' Choice Television Awards||Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series||Won|
|Saturn Awards||Best Supporting Actor on Television||Won|
|2012||Critics' Choice Television Awards||Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series||Nominated|
|Saturn Awards||Best Supporting Actor on Television||Nominated|
|2013||Saturn Awards||Best Supporting Actor on Television||Nominated|
- "John Noble Biography". Starpulse.com. Retrieved February 14, 2014.
- Bill Keveney (29 April 2011). "Universes collide in Bishops' world". USA Today (McLean, Virginia: Gannett). p. 8D.
- Nick Broughall. "How L.A. Noire Conquered The Uncanny Valley With A Tech Called MotionScan". Gizmondo.
- Real Estate Agent: http://www.gamefocus.ca/news/13352
- Sands, Rich (January 7, 2013). "First Look: Matt Bomer Gets Animated for Superman: Unbound". TV Guide. Retrieved January 7, 2013.
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