Guy Pearce



Place of birth:

Ely, Cambridgeshire, England, UK:


Guy Edward Pearce (born 5 October 1967) is an English-born Australian actor and musician, known for his roles as Leonard Shelby in Christopher Nolan's Memento, Lieutenant Ed Exley in the film L.A. Confidential, a drag queen in the cult film The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, Mike Young in the popular Australian television series Neighbours and King Edward VIII ("David") in the 2010 Best Picture Oscar winner The King's Speech.

Film Credits

Andorra (2021)
as Alexander Fox
The Last Vermeer (2020)
as Han van Meegeren
Bloodshot (2020)
as Dr. Emil Harting
Disturbing the Peace: A Small Town Standoff (2020)
as Himself (archive footage)
Disturbing the Peace (2020)
as Jim Dillon
A Christmas Carol (2019)
as Ebenezer Scrooge
Domino (2019)
as Joe Martin
Mary Queen of Scots (2018)
as William Cecil
Poor Boy (2018)
as Danny
The Catcher Was a Spy (2018)
as Robert Furman
Spinning Man (2018)
as Evan Birch
Swinging Safari (2018)
as Keith Hall
Donny The Drone (2017)
as Donny (voice)
Alien: Covenant (2017)
as Peter Weyland (uncredited)
Genius (2016)
as F. Scott Fitzgerald
Brimstone (2016)
as The Reverend
Lorne (2016)
as Lorne
Holding the Man (2015)
as Dick Conigrave
Equals (2015)
as Jonas
Between a Frock and a Hard Place (2015)
as Himself
Results (2015)
as Trevor
Something Elemental: Making 'The Rover' (2014)
as Himself
The Rover (2014)
as Eric
Jack Irish: Dead Point (2014)
as Jack Irish
Iron Man 3 Unmasked (2013)
as Himself
Hateship Loveship (2013)
as Ken
Iron Man 3 (2013)
as Aldrich Killian
Breathe In (2013)
as Keith Reynolds
Jack Irish: Black Tide (2012)
as Jack Irish
Jack Irish: Bad Debts (2012)
as Jack Irish
The Furious Gods: Making Prometheus (2012)
as Himself
Lawless (2012)
as Charlie Rakes
Prometheus (2012)
as Peter Weyland
Lockout (2012)
as Snow
Seeking Justice (2011)
as Simon
33 Postcards (2011)
as Dean Randall
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark (2010)
as Alex Hirst
The King's Speech (2010)
as King Edward VIII
Animal Kingdom (2010)
as Nathan Leckie
The Road (2009)
as Veteran
In Her Skin (2009)
as Mr. Barber
Bedtime Stories (2008)
as Kendall
The Hurt Locker (2008)
as Sgt. Matt Thompson
Traitor (2008)
as Roy Clayton
Winged Creatures (2008)
as Dr Bruce Laraby
Death Defying Acts (2007)
as Harry Houdini
Factory Girl (2006)
as Andy Warhol
First Snow (2006)
as Jimmy Starks
The Proposition (2005)
as Charlie Burns
Deux Frères (2004)
as Aidan McRory
Till Human Voices Wake Us (2002)
as Dr. Sam Franks
The Hard Word (2002)
as Dale
The Time Machine (2002)
as Alexander Hartdegen
The Count of Monte Cristo (2002)
as Fernand Mondego
Memento (2000)
as Leonard Shelby
Rules of Engagement (2000)
as Maj. Mark Biggs
Ravenous (1999)
as Captain John Boyd
A Slipping Down Life (1999)
as Drumstrings Casey
Woundings (1998)
as Jimmy Compton
L.A. Confidential (1997)
as Ed Exley
Dating the Enemy (1996)
as Brett
Ladies Please! (1994)
as Self
The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994)
as Adam Whitely / Felicia Jollygoodfellow
Flynn (1993)
as Errol Flynn
Hunting (1991)
as Sharp
Heaven Tonight (1990)
as Paul Dysart
The Seventh Day ()
Zone 414 ()
as David Carmichael
Easter Rising ()
as Padraig Pearse

Production Credits

Poor Boy (2018)