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King Lear cast list, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list of King Lear actors includes any King Lear actresses and all other actors from the film. You can view additional information about each King Lear actor on this list, such as when and where they were born. To find out more about a particular actor or actress, click on their name and you'll be taken to page with even more details about their acting career. The cast members of King Lear have been in many other movies, so use this list as a starting point to find actors or actresses that you may not be familiar with.

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Al Pacino is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Al Pacino The Godfather, The Godfather Part II, Scarface

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Orson Welles is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Orson Welles Citizen Kane, The Third Man, The Muppet Movie

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Anthony Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Anthony Hopkins The Silence of the Lambs, Thor, Thor: The Dark World

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John Hurt is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
John Hurt Alien, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

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James Earl Jones is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
James Earl Jones Star Wars, Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back, The Lion King

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Laurence Olivier is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Laurence Olivier Spartacus, Rebecca, Clash of the Titans

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Woody Allen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Woody Allen Annie Hall, Manhattan, Hannah and Her Sisters

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Ian McKellen is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Ian McKellen The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, X-Men

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Ian Holm is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Ian Holm Alien, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

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Brian Cox is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Brian Cox Braveheart, X-Men 2, The Ring

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Paul Sorvino is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Paul Sorvino Goodfellas, Romeo + Juliet, Dick Tracy

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Burgess Meredith is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Burgess Meredith Rocky, Rocky III, Clash of the Titans

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Naomi Watts is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Naomi Watts King Kong, The Ring, Mulholland Drive

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Diana Rigg is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Diana Rigg On Her Majesty's Secret Service, The Great Muppet Caper, The Hospital

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Rene Auberjonois is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Rene Auberjonois Batman Forever, The Little Mermaid, MASH

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Brian Blessed is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Brian Blessed Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace, Tarzan, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

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Molly Ringwald is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Molly Ringwald The Breakfast Club, Sixteen Candles, Pretty in Pink

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Cyril Cusack is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Cyril Cusack Harold and Maude, My Left Foot, The Day of the Jackal

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Timothy West is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Timothy West Ever After, The Day of the Jackal, Cry Freedom

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Julie Delpy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Julie Delpy The Three Musketeers, Before Sunrise, But I'm a Cheerleader

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Raúl Juliá is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Raúl Juliá The Addams Family, Addams Family Values, The Panic in Needle Park

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Graham McTavish is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Graham McTavish The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, Rambo, King Arthur

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Patrick Magee is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Patrick Magee A Clockwork Orange, Chariots of Fire, Barry Lyndon

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Paul Scofield is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Paul Scofield Henry V, A Man for All Seasons, Hamlet

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Leo McKern is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Leo McKern The Omen, A Man for All Seasons, Ladyhawke

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Romola Garai is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Romola Garai Atonement, Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights, Amazing Grace

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David Threlfall is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
David Threlfall Hot Fuzz, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, Patriot Games

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Colin Blakely is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Colin Blakely A Man for All Seasons, Murder on the Orient Express, The Pink Panther Strikes Again

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Jonathan Hyde is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Jonathan Hyde Titanic, The Mummy, Jumanji

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Norman Mailer is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Norman Mailer Ragtime, King Lear, Cremaster 2

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Frances Barber is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Frances Barber Goal!, Still Crazy, Castaway

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Robert Lindsay is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Robert Lindsay Wimbledon, Bert Rigby, You're a Fool

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Beatrice Straight is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Beatrice Straight Poltergeist, Network, Endless Love

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Sylvester McCoy is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Sylvester McCoy Dracula, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, Back2Hell

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Michael Bryant is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Michael Bryant Gandhi, The Miracle Maker, Nicholas and Alexandra

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Rosalind Cash is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Rosalind Cash The Omega Man, The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension, Klute

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Dorothy Tutin is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Dorothy Tutin Cromwell, The Importance of Being Earnest, Savage Messiah

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Barbara Flynn is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Barbara Flynn Miss Potter, Britannia Hospital, The Line of Beauty

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Jack MacGowran is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Jack MacGowran The Exorcist, Doctor Zhivago, The Quiet Man

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Alan Badel is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Alan Badel The Day of the Jackal, Nijinsky, Force 10 from Navarone

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Frederick Worlock is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Frederick Worlock Spartacus, One Hundred and One Dalmatians, National Velvet

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Victoria Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Victoria Hamilton Scoop, Mansfield Park, Persuasion

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Arnold Moss is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Arnold Moss Gambit, Viva Zapata!, Casanova's Big Night

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Alexei Petrenko is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Alexei Petrenko The Barber of Siberia, King Lear, Burnt by the Sun 2

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Jeremy Kemp is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Jeremy Kemp A Bridge Too Far, Uncommon Valor, Top Secret!

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Bramwell Fletcher is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Bramwell Fletcher The Mummy, Random Harvest, A Bill of Divorcement

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Paul Rhys is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Paul Rhys From Hell, Chaplin, Vincent & Theo

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Edward Petherbridge is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Edward Petherbridge Pope Joan, An Awfully Big Adventure, The Statement

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David Burke is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
David Burke The Woman in Black, A Thousand Words, See Arnold Run

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Irene Worth is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Full Cast of King Lear Actors/Actresses
Irene Worth Deathtrap, Eyewitness, Nicholas and Alexandra