Did not star in his first film until he was 40 years old.
John Noble is an Australian actor. He is best known for his role as Dr. Walter Bishop in the American television series Fringe. He has also had roles in such films as The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, The Last Samurai, and The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.
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Noble was born in Port Pirie, South Australia, the son of Jennifer (née Chalmers), a schoolteacher, and Ronald Noble, a police officer. He has two sisters, Gillian and Nicola. He attended Flinders University Drama Centre in Adelaide, South Australia.
Noble’s first film role was that of a policeman in the Australian film The Fringe Dwellers (1986), which he followed with roles in such films as The Good Wife (1987), The Year My Voice Broke (1987), and Dead Calm (1989).
In 2001, Noble began his role as Dr. Walter Bishop in the American television series Fringe. He has received critical acclaim for his performance on the show, and has been nominated for several awards, including the Saturn Award for Best Actor on Television and the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series.
Noble has also had roles in such films as The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003), The Last Samurai (2003), and The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012).
Noble has been married to Penny Noble since 1985. They have two children, Daniel and Sophie.
Noble has a net worth of $5 million.
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Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture, Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Acting Ensemble, Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Logie Award for Most Outstanding Actor, Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor – Series, Miniseries or Television Film
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers, One Night with the King, Running Scared, Superman: Unbound, The Monkey's Mask, The Last Airbender, SuperFire, The Mule, The Nostradamus Kid, The Outsider, Virtual Nightmare, The Dreaming, The Mystery of Natalie Woo...
Sleepy Hollow, Devil's Playground, Fringe, Dark Matters: Twisted But True, Journeyman, Elementary, Pirate Islands: The Lost Treasure of Fiji