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  • Gimme Shelter

  • Earth

  • Robots

  • Field of Dreams

  • Dr. Strangelove or How I Learned to Stop...

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At Home
  • The Last Remake of Beau Geste

  • Gimme Shelter

  • King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to...

  • End of the Road

  • Earth

  • Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins

  • Deadly Hero

  • Return of the Jedi

  • The Empire Strikes Back

  • Star Wars

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James Earl Jones Movies

  • Profession: Actor
  • Born: Jan 17, 1931
  • Died: Jan 1, 0001
  • Biography: Possessing one of the most instantly recognizable voices in entertainment history, James Earl Jones is one of America's most distinguished and versatile actors. Although best-known to many people as the voice of Darth Vader in Star Wars or as the... Continued
Movie Role(s) Year
Gimme Shelter Frank McCarthy 2014
King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis 2013
The Lion King Mufasa 2011
Earth Narrator (US) 2009
Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins Papa Jenkins 2008
Scary Movie 4 Narrator 2006
The Benchwarmers Darth Vader 2006
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith Darth Vader 2005
Robots Voice Box at Hardware Store 2005
Fantasia 2000 Narrator 2000
The Annihilation of Fish Fish 2000
Looking for Richard Interviewee 1996
Clean Slate Dolby 1994
The Sandlot Mr. Mertle 1993
Sneakers Mr. Bernard Abbott 1992
Patriot Games Admiral James Greer 1992
Convicts Ben Johnson 1991
True Identity Himself 1991
The Hunt for Red October Admiral James Greer 1990
Best of the Best Coach Couzo 1989
Field of Dreams Terence Mann 1989
Three Fugitives Detective Dugan 1989
Coming to America King Jaffe Joffer 1988
Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night Emperor of the Night 1987
Matewan Few Clothes Johnson 1987
My Little Girl Mr. Bailey 1987
Gardens of Stone Sgt. Maj. "Goody" Nelson 1987
Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold Umslopogaas 1987
Soul Man Prof. Banks 1986
Conan the Barbarian Thulsa Doom 1982
The Empire Strikes Back Darth Vader 1980
Claudine Roop 1974
The Great White Hope Jack Jefferson 1970
Dr. Strangelove or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb Lt. Lothar Zogg / Lt. Lothar Zogg 1964
Jefferson in Paris Madison Hemings
Exorcist II: The Heretic Kokumo
Finder's Fee Avery Phillips
On the QT Leo
Blood Tide Frye
Africa: The Serengeti Narrator
Searching for Orson
Gang Related Arthur Baylor
Undercover Angel
Lion King II: Simba's Pride Mufasa
Clear and Present Danger Admiral James Greer
The Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult Himself (uncredited)
Quantum Quest: A Cassini Space Odyssey
The Meteor Man Mr. Moses
Excessive Force Jake
Sommersby Judge Issacs
Scorchers Bear
Grim Prairie Tales Morrison
Terrorgram Retribution
Casper: A Spirited Beginning Kibosh
A Family Thing Ray Murdock
Judge Dredd Narrator
Return of the Jedi Darth Vader
The Last Remake of Beau Geste Abdul
The Bushido Blade Harpooner
The River Niger Johnny Williams
The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars and Motor Kings Leon
A Piece of the Action Joshua Burke
Swashbuckler Nick Debrett
The Comedians Dr. Magiot
Deadly Hero Rabbit
Star Wars Darth Vader
The Man Douglas Dilman
End of the Road Dr. D
Jesus of Nazareth Balthazar
The Second Civil War
The Greatest Malcolm X
Cry, the Beloved Country Father Stephen Kumalo

Worked With

Actor
Movie
Year
Vanessa Hudgens Gimme Shelter 2014
Rosario Dawson Gimme Shelter 2014
Brendan Fraser Gimme Shelter 2014
Ann Dowd Gimme Shelter 2014
Stephanie Szostak Gimme Shelter 2014
Harry Belafonte King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis 2013
Ruby Dee King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis 2013
Ben Gazzara King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis 2013
Charlton Heston King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis 2013
Burt Lancaster King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis 2013
Matthew Broderick The Lion King 2011
Jeremy Irons The Lion King 2011
Moira Kelly The Lion King 2011
Nathan Lane The Lion King 2011
Ernie Sabella The Lion King 2011
Patrick Stewart Earth 2009
Martin Lawrence Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins 2008
Margaret Avery Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins 2008
Joy Bryant Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins 2008
Louis C.K. Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins 2008
Michael Clarke Duncan Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins 2008
Mike Epps Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins 2008
Anna Faris Scary Movie 4 2006
Regina Hall Scary Movie 4 2006
Craig Bierko Scary Movie 4 2006
Simon Rex Scary Movie 4 2006
Anthony Anderson Scary Movie 4 2006
Carmen Electra Scary Movie 4 2006
Rob Schneider The Benchwarmers 2006
David Spade The Benchwarmers 2006
Jon Heder The Benchwarmers 2006
Jon Lovitz The Benchwarmers 2006
Craig Kilborn The Benchwarmers 2006
Molly Sims The Benchwarmers 2006
Hayden Christensen Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith 2005
Ewan McGregor Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith 2005
Natalie Portman Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith 2005
Halle Berry Robots 2005
Robin Williams Robots 2005
Greg Kinnear Robots 2005
Mel Brooks Robots 2005
Drew Carey Robots 2005
Steve Martin Fantasia 2000 2000
Itzhak Perlman Fantasia 2000 2000
Quincy Jones Fantasia 2000 2000
Bette Midler Fantasia 2000 2000
Penn Jillette Fantasia 2000 2000
Teller Fantasia 2000 2000
Lynn Redgrave The Annihilation of Fish 2000
Margot Kidder The Annihilation of Fish 2000
Al Pacino Looking for Richard 1996
Harris Yulin Looking for Richard 1996
Alec Baldwin Looking for Richard 1996
Kevin Spacey Looking for Richard 1996
Estelle Parsons Looking for Richard 1996
Dana Carvey Clean Slate 1994
Valeria Golino Clean Slate 1994
Kevin Pollak Clean Slate 1994
Michael Gambon Clean Slate 1994
Michael Murphy Clean Slate 1994
Tom Guiry The Sandlot 1993
Patrick Renna The Sandlot 1993
Karen Allen The Sandlot 1993
Robert Redford Sneakers 1992
Sidney Poitier Sneakers 1992
Ben Kingsley Sneakers 1992
Dan Aykroyd Sneakers 1992
Mary McDonnell Sneakers 1992
Harrison Ford Patriot Games 1992
Anne Archer Patriot Games 1992
Patrick Bergin Patriot Games 1992
Sean Bean Patriot Games 1992
Thora Birch Patriot Games 1992
Robert Duvall Convicts 1991
Lukas Haas Convicts 1991
Starletta DuPois Convicts 1991
Lenny Henry True Identity 1991
Frank Langella True Identity 1991
Anne-Marie Johnson True Identity 1991
Sean Connery The Hunt for Red October 1990
Scott Glenn The Hunt for Red October 1990
Sam Neill The Hunt for Red October 1990
Joss Ackland The Hunt for Red October 1990
Eric Roberts Best of the Best 1989
Sally Kirkland Best of the Best 1989
Chris Penn Best of the Best 1989
Kevin Costner Field of Dreams 1989
Amy Madigan Field of Dreams 1989
Ray Liotta Field of Dreams 1989
Timothy Busfield Field of Dreams 1989
Nick Nolte Three Fugitives 1989
Martin Short Three Fugitives 1989
Alan Ruck Three Fugitives 1989
Eddie Murphy Coming to America 1988
Arsenio Hall Coming to America 1988
John Amos Coming to America 1988
Shari Headley Coming to America 1988
Eriq La Salle Coming to America 1988
Ed Asner Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night 1987
Tom Bosley Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night 1987
Chris Cooper Matewan 1987
Bob Gunton Matewan 1987
Mary Stuart Masterson My Little Girl 1987
James Caan Gardens of Stone 1987
Anjelica Huston Gardens of Stone 1987
D.B. Sweeney Gardens of Stone 1987
Richard Chamberlain Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold 1987
Sharon Stone Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold 1987
Henry Silva Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold 1987
C. Thomas Howell Soul Man 1986
Arye Gross Soul Man 1986
Rae Dawn Chong Soul Man 1986
Melora Hardin Soul Man 1986
James B. Sikking Soul Man 1986
Leslie Nielsen Soul Man 1986
Arnold Schwarzenegger Conan the Barbarian 1982
Max von Sydow Conan the Barbarian 1982
Sandahl Bergman Conan the Barbarian 1982
Mark Hamill The Empire Strikes Back 1980
Carrie Fisher The Empire Strikes Back 1980
Billy Dee Williams The Empire Strikes Back 1980
Anthony Daniels The Empire Strikes Back 1980
Diahann Carroll Claudine 1974
Jane Alexander The Great White Hope 1970
Peter Sellers Dr. Strangelove or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb 1964
George C. Scott Dr. Strangelove or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb 1964
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