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|image = Christopher Plummer.jpg
 
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|name = Christopher Plummer
 
|name = Christopher Plummer
|born = Arthur Christopher Orme Plummer<br>[[December 13]], [[1929]] (age 89)<br>Toronto, Ontario, [[Canada]]
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|born = Arthur Christopher Orme Plummer<br>[[December 13]], [[1929]] (age 90)<br>Toronto, Ontario, [[Canada]]
 
|nationality = [[File:Flag of Canada.png|20px]] Canadian
 
|nationality = [[File:Flag of Canada.png|20px]] Canadian
|occupation(s) = Actor
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|occupation(s) = Actor, voice actor
 
|years active = [[1953]]-present
 
|years active = [[1953]]-present
 
|spouse = Tammy Grimes ([[1956]]-[[1960]])<br>Patricia Lewis ([[1962]]-[[1967]])<br>Elaine Taylor ([[1970]]-present)
 
|spouse = Tammy Grimes ([[1956]]-[[1960]])<br>Patricia Lewis ([[1962]]-[[1967]])<br>Elaine Taylor ([[1970]]-present)
 
|children = [[Amanda Plummer]]
 
|children = [[Amanda Plummer]]
}}'''Arthur Christopher Orme Plummer''', [[Wikipedia:Order of Canada|CC]] is a Canadian actor, who is best known for his role as Captain von Trapp in ''The Sound of Music''.
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}}'''Arthur Christopher Orme Plummer''', [[Wikipedia:Order of Canada|CC]] is a Canadian actor and voice actor, who is best known for his role as Captain von Trapp in ''The Sound of Music''. He is the father of actress [[Amanda Plummer]].
   
For [[The Walt Disney Company|Disney]], he voiced [[Charles Muntz|Charles F. Muntz]] in the [[2009]] [[Walt Disney Pictures|Disney]]/[[Pixar]] film, ''[[Up]] ''and the narrator of the ''Madeline'' franchise and played [[John Adams Gates]] in ''[[National Treasure (film)|National Treasure]]'' and Mr. Massie in the [[2003]] [[Touchstone Pictures]] film, ''[[Wikipedia:Cold Creek Manor|Cold Creek Manor]]''. He also did the narrator in the [[Winnie the Pooh (franchise)|''Winnie the Pooh'' franchise]].
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For [[The Walt Disney Company|Disney]], he voiced [[Charles Muntz|Charles F. Muntz]] in the [[2009]] [[Walt Disney Pictures|Disney]]/[[Pixar]] film, ''[[Up]] ''and the narrator of the ''Madeline'' franchise and played John Adams Gates in ''[[National Treasure (film)|National Treasure]]'', Mr. Massie in the [[Touchstone Pictures]] film, ''[[Wikipedia:Cold Creek Manor|Cold Creek Manor]]'', and Abraham Van Helsing in the [[Miramax Films|Miramax]] film, ''Dracula 2000''.
   
 
==Disney Roles==
 
==Disney Roles==
 
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<gallery position="center" captionalign="center" spacing="small">
John_Addams_Gates.jpg|'''[[John Adams Gates]]'''<br>(''[[National Treasure]]'')
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John_Addams_Gates.jpg|'''John Adams Gates'''<br>(''[[National Treasure]]'')
 
CharlesMuntz.png|'''[[Charles F. Muntz]]'''<br>(''[[Up]]'')
 
CharlesMuntz.png|'''[[Charles F. Muntz]]'''<br>(''[[Up]]'')
 
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== Trivia ==
 
== Trivia ==
* He was originally considered for the role of [[Ego the Living Planet|Ego]] in ''Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2'', but at the end, [[Kurt Russell]] was cast instead.
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* He was originally considered for the role of [[Ego the Living Planet|Ego]] in ''Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2'', but in the end, [[Kurt Russell]] was cast instead.
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* Plummer was once considered for the role of [[Bert]] in [[Mary Poppins (film)|''Mary Poppins'']] along with Danny Kaye, Fred Astaire, [[Jim Dale]], Cary Grant, Richard Burton, [[Alec Guinness]], Richard Harris, Rex Harrison, Ron Moody, [[Frank Sinatra]], Laurence Olivier, [[Peter O'Toole]], Gregory Peck, [[Kirk Douglas]], [[James Garner]], Michael Rennie, [[Phil Harris]], [[Buddy Ebsen]], [[Sean Connery]], [[Peter Sellers]], [[Richard Todd]], Tommy Steele, [[Peter Ustinov]], [[David Niven]], and [[Roddy McDowall]].
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* He was once considered for the role of [[Professor Emelius Browne]] in [[Bedknobs and Broomsticks|''Bedknobs and Broomsticks'']] along with [[Peter Ustinov]], [[David Niven]], Ron Moody, Gene Hackman, Zero Mostel, [[Dennis Hopper]], [[Don Knotts]] and [[Tim Conway]].
   
 
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Revision as of 20:36, March 26, 2020

Arthur Christopher Orme Plummer, CC is a Canadian actor and voice actor, who is best known for his role as Captain von Trapp in The Sound of Music. He is the father of actress Amanda Plummer.

For Disney, he voiced Charles F. Muntz in the 2009 Disney/Pixar film, Up and the narrator of the Madeline franchise and played John Adams Gates in National Treasure, Mr. Massie in the Touchstone Pictures film, Cold Creek Manor, and Abraham Van Helsing in the Miramax film, Dracula 2000.

Disney Roles

Trivia

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