Bernard Hill King Theoden: Titanic and Lord of the Rings actor dies aged 79

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Bernard Hill is the English actor best recognized for his roles in the movies King of RohanThéodenLord of the Rings, and Titanic. He passed away on Sunday morning at the age of 79. British actor Hill delivered a stirring cry before primarily putting his people into combat in The Lord of the Rings. The movie hit disaster in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and other countries too. 

Bernard Hill King Theoden   

Bernard Hill, the British actor, delivered a stirring cry before foremost his people into battle in the movie The Lord of the Rings. The Return of the King went down with the ship as the captain of Titanic died on Sunday morning, 5th May 2024. 

Lou Coulson, Bernard Hill’s agent, announced his death to the public yesterday. Bernard Hill died on Sunday due to illness at the age of 79. 

Bernard Hill acted in The Lord of the Rings movie franchise in the second picture of the trilogy. He joined in 2002 in King of Rohan, The Two Towers, as Théoden. The subsequent year, he reinterpreted the role in Return of the King movie, which won 11 Oscar awards.

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Bernard Hill and Oscar Awards

Bernard Hill and Oscar Awards

Bernard Hill is the best-known actor for playing a ship’s captain in the film Titanic and The Lord of the Rings movie King. Bernard Hill initially made a name as Yosser Hughes in Boys from the Black Stuff. It was a 1982 British TV series about five jobless men.

In Titanic movie, Bernard Hill King Theoden played the role of Captain Edward Smith. The character is one of the only charms based on an actual person. It was filmed in 1997 as a tragic romance featuring hero and heroine Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet. The film won 11 Academy Awards.

Both the Lord of the Ring’s The Return of the King and Titanic achieved a total of 22 Oscar awards.

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Bernard Hill was born in Manchester, England. Hill attended Manchester Polytechnic School of Drama and Xaverian College at the same period as Richard Griffiths. In 1970, he graduated with a diploma degree in the field of theatre.

Name Bernard Hill
Date of Birth 17th December 1944
Age 19-Mar-00
Birth Place Manchester, Blackley,  England
Died on 5th May 2024 
Studied at Xaverian College
Alma mater Manchester Polytechnic School of Drama
Occupation Serial and Movie Actor
Years active 1970 to 2024
Wife Marianna Hill (divorced)
Kids 1

Bernard Hill’s Filmography till 2024

Bernard Hill’s Filmography till 2024

Bernard Hill played many roles in the film industry and television series from 1975 to 2024. The Responder is his last appearance on the BBC. Here is the famous role and the movie list of Bernard Hill.

Year Film Role Notes
1997 Titanic Captain Edward J. Smith Won 11 Oscars.
2002 The Scorpion King Philos  
2002 The Lord of the Rings – The Two Towers King Théoden Online Film Critics Society Award for Best Cast
2003 The Lord of the Rings – The Return of the King King Théoden The second film in which Hill starred that won 11 Oscars.
2023 Forever Young Oscar Smith Last role before death in 2024


Bernard Hill is the English actor of the best-known Lord of the Rings and Titanic movies. Hill has died on 5th May 2024 at the age of 79. The entire film industry showing grief for his loss. Click the link for more Bernard Hill King Theoden details. 

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