Charlton Heston

Charlton Heston

  • Birthday: 1923-10-04
  • Deathday: 2008-04-05
  • Place of birth: Wilmette, Illinois, USA
  • Also know as: 찰톤 헤스톤

Biography

Charlton Heston was an American actor of film, theatre and television. Heston is known for heroic roles in films such as The Ten Commandments, Planet of the Apes and Ben-Hur, for which he won the Academy Award for Best Actor. Heston was also known for his political activism. In the 1950s and 1960s he was one of a handful of Hollywood actors to speak openly against racism and was an active supporter of the Civil Rights Movement. Initially a moderate Democrat, he later supported conservative Republican policies and was president of the National Rifle Association from 1998 to 2003.

Filmography

Ben-Hur

1959

As Judah Ben-Hur

Planet of the Apes

1968

As George Taylor

Touch of Evil

1958

As Ramon Miguel Vargas

Will Penny

1967

As Will Penny

Earthquake

1974

As Stewart Graff

The Omega Man

1971

As Robert Neville

Midway

1976

As Capt. Matthew Garth

Two-Minute Warning

1976

As Capt. Peter Holly

The Ten Commandments

1956

As Moses

Gray Lady Down

1978

As Captain Paul Blanchard

Soylent Green

1973

As Detective Robert Thorn

Treasure Island

1990

As Long John Silver

55 Days at Peking

1963

As Maj. Matt Lewis

Airport 1975

1974

As Alan Murdock

Secret of the Incas

1954

As Harry Steel

Alaska: Spirit of the Wild

1998

As Narrator (voice)

Dark City

1950

As Danny Haley

Khartoum

1966

As Gen. Charles 'Chinese' Gordon

Major Dundee

1965

As Major Amos Charles Dundee

Julius Caesar

1970

As Marc Antony

The War Lord

1965

As Chrysagon

The Agony and the Ecstasy

1965

As Michelangelo

The Call of the Wild

1972

As John Thornton

Pony Express

1953

As Captain William Frank 'Buffalo Bill' Cody

Arrowhead

1953

As Ed Bannon

The Last Hard Men

1976

As Sam Burgade

El Cid

1961

As El Cid

The Awakening

1980

As Matthew Corbeck

Bad for Each Other

1953

As Dr. Tom Owen

Three Violent People

1956

As Capt. Colt Saunders

The Mountain Men

1980

As Bill Tyler

The Hawaiians

1970

As Whip Hoxworth

Mother Lode

1982

As Silas McGee / Ian McGee

Skyjacked

1972

As Capt. Henry 'Hank' O'Hara

Number One

1969

As Ron "Cat" Catlan

Antony and Cleopatra

1972

As Marc Antony

The Crucifer of Blood

1991

As Sherlock Holmes

The Little Kidnappers

1990

As James MacKenzie

The Private War of Major Benson

1955

As Maj. Bernard R. 'Barney' Benson

Crash Landing: The Rescue of Flight 232

1992

As Captain Al Haynes

The Savage

1952

As James 'Jim' Aherne Jr. / War Bonnet

A Man for All Seasons

1988

As Sir Thomas More

Diamond Head

1962

As Richard 'King' Howland

Counterpoint

1967

As Lionel Evans

The Pigeon That Took Rome

1962

As Captain Paul MacDougall / Benny the Snatch / Narrator

Nairobi Affair

1984

As Lee Cahill

Julius Caesar

1950

As Mark Antony

While I Run This Race

1967

As Narrator

The Five Cities of June

1963

As Narrator

Noel

1992

As Narrator

Proud Men

1987

As Charley MacLeod Sr.

My Father

2004

As Josef Mengele

Peer Gynt

1941

As Peer Gynt

Call from Space

1989

As Alien (voice)

Eclipse of Reason

1987

As Narrator

Vietnam! Vietnam!

1971

As Narrator (voice)

Ben Hur

2003

As Ben Hur (voice)

Energy: A National Issue

1977

As Narrator

The Mysterious Origins of Man

1996

As Self - Host

The Patriots

1963

As Thomas Jefferson

America at the Movies

1976

As Narrator

Forbidden Area

1956

As Col. Jesse Price

Solar Crisis

1990

As Adm. "Skeet" Kelso

The Order

2001

As Professor Finley

The Naked Jungle

1954

As Christopher Leiningen

Behind the Planet of the Apes

1998

As Himself - 'Taylor' (also archive footage)

Ruby Gentry

1952

As Boake Tackman

The Far Horizons

1955

As Lt. William Clark

The Mystery of the Sphinx

1993

As Narrator

The President's Lady

1953

As Andrew Jackson

The Wreck of the Mary Deare

1959

As John Sands

Lucy Gallant

1955

As Casey Cole

Gideon

1998

As Addison Sinclair

The Greatest Show on Earth

1952

As Brad Braden

The Prince and the Pauper

1977

As Henry VIII

Charlie Sheen's Stunts Spectacular

1994

As Himself - (archive footage)

Three Lives

1953

As Self

Bowling for Columbine

2002

As Himself - NRA President

The Buccaneer

1958

As Gen. Andrew Jackson

The Big Country

1958

As Steve Leech

Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff

2010

As Himself – Interviewee

The Madding Crowd

2017

As Himself

In the Mouth of Madness

1995

As Jackson Harglow

The Originals

2005

As Self (archive footage)

Tombstone

1993

As Henry Hooker

Almost an Angel

1990

As God

Bienvenido Mr. Heston

2016

As Himself (archive footage)

Love in Hollywood

1996

As Self

Town & Country

2001

As Mr. Clayborne

Ben-Hur: The Epic That Changed Cinema

2005

As Himself (2001 Interview) (archive footage)

Alaska

1996

As Perry

Original Sin

1989

As Louis Mancini

True Lies

1994

As Spencer Trilby

The Special London Bridge Special

1972

As Tennis Player

The Dark Mist

1996

As Narrator (voice)

Planet of the Apes

2001

As Zaius

The Greatest Story Ever Told

1965

As John the Baptist

Texas

1994

As Narrator

Forever Hollywood

1999

As Himself

The Three Musketeers

1973

As Cardinal Richelieu

Cats & Dogs

2001

As The Mastiff (voice)

De Madrid a la Luna

2006

As Himself (archive footage)

The Avenging Angel

1995

As Brigham Young

The Four Musketeers

1974

As Cardinal Richelieu

Sword-and-Sandal

2019

As Himself (archive footage)

Hercules

1997

As Narrator (voice)

Wayne's World 2

1993

As Good Actor

Hail Satan?

2019

As Self (archive footage)

Any Given Sunday

1999

As Commissioner

Hamlet

1996

As Player King

A Century of Cinema

1994

As Self

Marlon Brando: An Actor Named Desire

2014

As Self - Actor (archive footage)

Todos los nombres de Sara

2019

As Himself - Actor (archive footage)

I Am Richard Pryor

2019

As Self - Actor (archive footage)

Spanish Western

2015

As Self (archive footage)

Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles

2014

As Self - Actor (archive footage)

Armageddon

1998

As Narration (voice)

And the Oscar Goes To...

2014

As Self (archive footage)

Production

Mother Lode

1982

As Director

Antony and Cleopatra

1972

As Director

A Man for All Seasons

1988

As Director

Antony and Cleopatra

1972

As Screenplay

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