Aug. 20th, 1948
Port Pirie, South Australia, Australia
John Noble's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2010 - The Last Airbender
2006 - One Night with the King
2006 - Running Scared
2003 - The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
2002 - The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
Guest TV Roles
Dr. John Madsen
Himself - Host
Inspector Robert Anderson
John Noble (born August 20, 1948) is an Australian film and television actor, and theatre director of more than 80 plays. He is best known for the roles of Dr Walter Bishop in the American Fox science fiction television series Fringe and Henry Parrish/Jeremy Crane and The Horseman of War in the American Fox action-horror series Sleepy Hollow.
Noble starred as scientist Walter Bishop in the television series Fringe.
He made occasional appearances on the television series All Saints. He is internationally known for his performance as Denethor in The Lord of the Rings trilogy. He played Russian Consul Anatoly Markov in the sixth season of the American television series 24. In 2011, he appeared as Real Estate tycoon Leland Monroe in Rockstar's video game L.A. Noire. He is also the voice of Unicron for the television show Transformers: Prime and its conclusion movie.
Noble lives in the US with his wife Penny Noble. They have three children: Daniel Noble, Jess Noble and actress 'Samantha Noble'. In 2011, John Noble's hobbies are reported to be "music, painting and narration".
Artistic Director of Stage Company of South Australia 1977 - 87. Head of Drama, Brent St. School of Arts (Sydney) 1997-00. Directed over 80 plays, including Sons of Cain on London's West End (1986). Freelance actor. Semi-regular in TV series All Saints. Voice and acting teacher.
- In the ending credits of the Extended Edition of _The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)_ (qv), his name is misspelled "John Nogle."
- His daughter is the actress 'Samantha Noble' (qv)