London stage debut, "Julius Caesar" at the Royal Court Theater
Invited to join The National Theater at the Old Vic where he played King Lear, Macbeth and Antony; first major role was when he understudied Laurence Olivier and eventually went on in "Dance of Death"
Co-starred in the ABC miniseries "QB VII"
Starred as Captain Christopher Jones in "Mayflower: The Pilgrim's Adventure"
Earned second Emmy for his portrayal of Hitler in "The Bunker" (CBS)
Starred in the title role in the CBS adaptation of "The Hunchback of Notre Dame"
Returned to the London stage as star of "Pravda"
Co-starred in the ABC miniseries "Hollywood Wives"
Delivered a strong performance in the title role of "The Good Father"
Provided the voice of Marcus Crassus (subbing for the late Lord Olivier) in the restored version of "Spartacus"
Made his fifth collaboration with Attenborough, "Shadowlands"
Delivered an over-the-top performance as Dr. John Harvey Kellogg in Alan Parker's "The Road to Wellville"
Third collaboration with Merchant-Ivory, "Surviving Picasso"; played title role
Teamed with Antonio Banderas for the remake "The Mask of Zorro"
Reteamed with Brad Pitt for "Meet Joe Black," loosely based on "Death Takes a Holiday"
Played anthropologist Dr Ethan Powell in "Instinct"
Had title role in "Titus," Julie Taymor's film version of "Titus Andronicus"
Narrated the live-action version of "How the Grinch Stole Christmas"
Teamed with Chris Rock in the action comedy "Bad Company"
Cast to play a fair-skinned African American who pretends to be white to avoid racism in the 1940s in "The Human Stain"
Acted in Alec Baldwin's feature directorial debut, a remake of "The Devil and Daniel Webster" titled "Shortcut to Happiness"
Co-starred in the film adaptation of David Auburn's play "Proof," directed by John Madden and starring with Gwyneth Paltrow and Jake Gyllenhaal
Cast in Steven Zaillian's big-screen adaptation of "All the King's Men"
Co-starred in the dramatic thriller "Fracture" as a man who confessed to killing his cheating wife
Portrayed King Hrothgar in Robert Zemeckis' big-budget film version of "Beowulf"
Played Benicio del Toro's father in the remake of classic horror film "The Wolfman"
Portrayed Odin, father of the titular superhero (Chris Hemsworth) in Kenneth Branagh's big-screen adaptation of "Thor"
Starred in the crime drama "Kidnapping Mr. Heineken"
Starred in the action film "Collide"