John Rhys-Davies

John Rhys-Davies

Welsh actor
John Rhys-Davies is a Welsh actor best known for portraying Sallah in the Indiana Jones franchise and Gimli in The Lord of the Rings trilogy.Wikipedia
BornMay 5, 1944
HometownSalisbury, England
Height6'1" (1.85m)
SpouseSuzanne Wilkinson (m 1966 - 1985)
PartnerLisa Manning
ChildrenMaia Davies , Tom Davies , Ben Davies
ParentsRhys Davies , Mary Margaretta Phyllis Jones
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Indiana Jones And The Dial Of Destiny: First trailer revealed as Harrison Ford returns for fifth film

  • The first trailer has been released for the new Indiana Jones movie - with the title now revealed as The Dial Of Destiny. Harrison Ford is back at age 80 as the famous whip-cracking archaeologist, more than 40 years after first playing the character. Indy's friend Sallah, played by Welsh actor John Rhys-Davies, is also back.

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
2004Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureThe Lord of the Rings: The Return of the KingWinner
2003Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureThe Lord of the Rings: The Two TowersNominated
2002Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureThe Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the RingNominated
1981Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or SpecialShogunNominated