Sir Philip Anthony Hopkins (31 December 1937) is a Welsh actor, director, producer, and musician, born in Glamorgan, Wales.
One of the most honored active actors to date. He won the Academy Award for Best Actor in 1992 (The Silence of the Labms), and was nominated three additional times (The remains of the day, Nixon, and Amistad). Anthony Hopkins has also won three BAFTAs, two Emmys, the Cecil B. DeMille Award, and was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II for services to the arts in 1993.
Lately he have been quite proficient, starring in such movies like Transformers, Thor and HBO series Westworld. He also has at least three projects in production.
Reportedly Hopkins had been diagnosed with Asperger syndrome.