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Movies those have multiple roles by same actor

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People who added this item 134 Average listal rating (85 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 0
Jack Lemmon plays dual role
1. Professor Fate
2. Prince Hapnik
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People who added this item 632 Average listal rating (378 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 0
Terry Potter plays dual role
1. Ozzy
2. 3rd Class Alien

Pete O'Herne plays dual role
1. Barry
2. 3rd Class Alien

Craig Smith plays dual role
1. Giles
2. 3rd Class Alien

Mike Minett plays dual role
1. Frank
2. 3rd Class Alien

Peter Jackson plays dual role
1. Derek
2. Robert

Doug Wren plays dual role
1. Lord Crumb
2. Dean Lawrie

Dean Lawrie plays dual role
1. Lord Crumb SPFX Double
2. 3rd Class Alien
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People who added this item 171 Average listal rating (118 ratings) 4.9 IMDB Rating 0
Jean-Claude Van Damme plays dual role

1. Replicant
2. Garrotte
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People who added this item 1989 Average listal rating (1201 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 0
Nicolas Cage plays dual role
1. Charlie Kaufman
2. Donald Kaufman
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Peter Sellers plays three roles
1. Group Captain Lionel Mandrake
2. President Merkin Muffley
3. Dr. Strangelove
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Mike Myers plays dual role
1. Austin Powers
2. Dr. Evil
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Mike Myers plays three roles
1. Austin Powers
2. Dr. Evil
3. Fat Bastard
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People who added this item 3560 Average listal rating (2278 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 0
Frank Morgan has five roles
1. Professor Marvel,
2. The Gatekeeper,
3. The Carriage Driver,
4. The Guard
5. The Wizard of Oz
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People who added this item 145 Average listal rating (73 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 0
Divine plays dual role
1. Dawn Davenport
2. Earl Peterson
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People who added this item 103 Average listal rating (55 ratings) 6.7 IMDB Rating 0
Elizabeth Shepherd plays dual role
1. The Lady Rowena Trevanion
2. The Lady Ligeia
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People who added this item 3061 Average listal rating (1980 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 0
Gary Oldman plays dual role
1. Count Dracula
2. Vlad III Draculea

Winona Ryder plays dual role
1. Mina Murray
2. Elisabeta
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Sean Young plays dual role
1. Ellen Carlsson
2. Dorothy Carlsson
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People who added this item 395 Average listal rating (245 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 0
Alan Young plays dual role
1. David Filby
2. James Filby
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Gene Wilder plays dual role
1. Claude
2. Philippe

Donald Sutherland plays dual role
1. Charles
2. Pierre
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Michael J. Fox plays three roles
1. Marty McFly
2. Marty McFly, Jr.
3. Marlene McFly

Thomas F. Wilson plays dual role
1. Biff Tannen
2. Griff Tannen
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Keanu Reeves plays dual role
1. Ted Logan
2. Evil Ted

Alex Winter plays three roles
1. Bill S. Preston,
2. Granny Preston
3. Evil Robot Bill i
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People who added this item 2526 Average listal rating (1566 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 0
Dick Van Dyke plays dual role
1. Bert
2. Mr. Dawes Sr.
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People who added this item 355 Average listal rating (257 ratings) 5.4 IMDB Rating 0
Jean-Claude Van Damme plays dual role
1. Alex Wagner
2. Chad Wagne
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People who added this item 213 Average listal rating (156 ratings) 5.3 IMDB Rating 0
Jean-Claude Van Damme plays dual role
1. Alain Moreau
2. Mikhail Suverov
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People who added this item 122 Average listal rating (82 ratings) 6.1 IMDB Rating 0
Bette Midler plays dual role
1. Sadie Shelton
2. Sadie Ratliff

Lily Tomlin plays dual role
1. Rose Ratliff
2. Rose Shelton
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People who added this item 2132 Average listal rating (1380 ratings) 5.5 IMDB Rating 0
Ben Stiller plays dual role
1. Sam Sweet
2. Stan Sweet
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People who added this item 23 Average listal rating (12 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 0
Mary Steenburgen plays three roles
1. Julie Rose
2. Katie McGovern
3. Evelyn
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People who added this item 45 Average listal rating (20 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 0
James Spader plays dual role
1. John Westford
2. Rick Westford
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Red Skelton plays dual role
1. Louis Blore
2. King Louis XV
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People who added this item 1498 Average listal rating (1045 ratings) 5.6 IMDB Rating 0
Arnold Schwarzenegger plays dual role
1. Jack Slater
2. himself

Tom Noonan plays dual role
1. Ripper
2. Himself
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Peter Sellers plays three roles
1. Grand Duchess Gloriana XII
2. Prime Minister Count Rupert Mountjoy,
3. Tully Bascombe
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Meg Ryan plays three roles
1. DeDe
2. Angelica Graynamore
3. Patricia Graynamore
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Tony Randall plays seven sideshow roles
1. Dr. Lao
2. The Abominable Snowman
3. Merlin the Magi
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People who added this item 1580 Average listal rating (1085 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 0
Ted Raimi plays three roles
1. Cowardly Warrior
2. Second Supportive Villager
3. S-Mart Clerk
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Tyler Perry plays dual role
1. Daddy Charles
2. Mable "Madea" Simmons
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John Cleese plays six roles
1. Sir Lancelot the Brave
2. The Black Knight
3. Tim the Enchanter
4. Second Swallow-Savvy Guard
5. Peasant #3
6. Taunting French Guard

Eric Idle plays seven roles
1. Sir Robin the Not-Quite-So-Brave-as-Sir Launcelot
2. Corpse Collector
3. Roger the Shrubber
4. Peasant #1
5. the First Swamp Castle Guard
6. Concorde
7. Brother Maynar

Terry Jones plays three roles
1. Sir Bedevere
2. Dennis's Mother
3. Prince Herbert

Michael Palin plays seven roles
1. Sir Galahad the Pure
2. First Swallow-Savvy Guard
3. Dennis
4. Peasant #2
5. The King of Swamp Castle
6. Brother Maynard's Brother
7. The Leader of The Knights who say NI!
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People who added this item 3610 Average listal rating (2394 ratings) 6 IMDB Rating 0
Jack Nicholson plays dual role
1. U.S. President James Dale
2. Art Land
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People who added this item 2653 Average listal rating (1635 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 0
Kim Novak plays dual role
1. Madeline Elster
2. Judy Barton
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Mike Myers plays dual role
1. Charlie Mackenzie
2. Stuart Mackenzie
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Eddie Murphy plays three roles
1. Maximillian
2. Preacher Pauly
3. Guido i
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People who added this item 1550 Average listal rating (1060 ratings) 6.1 IMDB Rating 0
Eddie Murphy plays four roles
1. Prince Akeem
2. Clarence
3. Randy Watson
4. Saul
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People who added this item 690 Average listal rating (460 ratings) 5.5 IMDB Rating 0
Eddie Murphy plays dual role
1. Kit Ramsey
2. Jeffernson 'Jiff' Ramsey
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People who added this item 885 Average listal rating (577 ratings) 3.6 IMDB Rating 0
Eddie Murphy plays three roles
1. Norbit
2. Rasputia
3. Mr. Wong
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People who added this item 2209 Average listal rating (1402 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 0
Walter Flanagan plays four roles
1. Woolen Cap Smoker
2. Egg Man
3. Offended Customer
4. Cat Admiring Bitter Customer

Scott Mosier plays three roles
1. William Black
2. Angry Mourner
3. Angry Hockey Playing Customer i
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People who added this item 1949 Average listal rating (1136 ratings) 5.8 IMDB Rating 0
Lindsay Lohan plays dual role
1. Hallie Parker
2. Annie James

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People who added this item 436 Average listal rating (253 ratings) 6.6 IMDB Rating 0
Hayley Mills plays dual role
1. Sharon McKendrick
2. Susan Evers
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People who added this item 1799 Average listal rating (1035 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 0
Rose Mcgowan plays dual role
1. Cherry Darling
2. Pam
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People who added this item 152 Average listal rating (110 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 0
Lee Marvin plays dual role
1. Tim Strawn
2. Kid Shelleen
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Lindsay Lohan plays dual role
1. Aubrey Fleming
2. Dakota Moss
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People who added this item 12 Average listal rating (3 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 0
Jason Lee plays dual role
1. Dennis Pepper
2. Steve
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Elsa Lanchester plays dual role
1. Mary Shelly
2. The Monster's Mate
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People who added this item 18 Average listal rating (10 ratings) 6.6 IMDB Rating 0
Kamal Hassan plays ten roles
1. Rangaraja Nambi (Hindu Priest)
2. Govindarajan Ramaswamy (Bioweapon Scientist)
3. George Bush (US Preseident)
4. Avtaar Singh (Pop Singer)
5. Christian Fletcher (Ex-CIA operative)
6. Shinghen Narahasi (Japanese Martial Art Instructor) 7. Krishnaveni (95 year old Indian woman)
8. Vincent Poovaraagan (Dalit Environmental Activist), 9. Kalifullah Mukhtaar (7 foot tall Muslim)
10. Balram Naidu (CBI/RAW COP)
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People who added this item 523 Average listal rating (336 ratings) 6.1 IMDB Rating 0
Kevin Kline plays dual role
1. Dave Kovic
2. President Bill Mitchell
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People who added this item 82 Average listal rating (56 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 0
Buster Keaton virtually every role
1. Audience
2. Mr. Brown
3. Stagehand,
4. Orchestra
5. Dance Troupe
..Every Member in the Audience
..All nine members of a minstrel
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People who added this item 16 Average listal rating (6 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 0
Danny Kaye plays dual role
1. Edwin Dingle
2. Buzzy Bellew
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This is a list about movies where a single actor has played multiple roles in the same film.

This does NOT include
# Actors who play a character with multiple names and/or a secret identity (e.g. superheroes);
# Actors who play a single character that displays multiple personalities, either as a result of spiritual possession or dissociative identity disorder, or because the character is acting;
# Actors who play multiple copies of a single character(e.g. Hugo Weaving as Agent Smith in The Matrix series);
# Non-speaking extras, or stock characters (e.g. Redshirts);
# Voice actors who do not physically appear on screen in multiple roles (e.g. John Rhys Davies as Gimli and Treebeard in the The Lord of the Rings film trilogy - Gimli is on screen, but Treebeard is a voice-only role);
# Compilation films (e.g. Charlie Chaplin Festival), or anthology films with separate, unconnected stories (e.g. Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex (But Were Afraid to Ask)).

Eddie Murphy, Mike Myers , Peter Sellers, Cheech Marin and Jean-Claude Van Damme are having many multi-role movies while John Cleese, Michael Palin, Eric Idle, Alec Guinness are in few movies with multi-roles but more than four roles

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Posted: 7 years, 5 months ago at Sep 6 7:42
Replicant also has Van Damme playing two roles. ;)
Posted: 7 years, 5 months ago at Sep 6 9:13
Would you include Sam Rockwell in Moon? He plays one character but there are two of him..
Posted: 7 years, 5 months ago at Sep 6 9:19
@SJMJ91
I think he is different than Sam Rockwell.
http://www.listal.com/person/robin-chalk

So its two separate persons.
Posted: 7 years, 5 months ago at Sep 6 10:19
In Start the Revolution Without Me both Gene Wilder and Donald Sutherland play dual roles.
Posted: 7 years, 5 months ago at Sep 6 10:25
@Shaun,
Thanks for correcting me. Its done :)
Posted: 7 years, 5 months ago at Sep 6 10:57
Peter Jackson played a dual role in Bad Taste as Robert the Alien and Derek.
Posted: 7 years, 5 months ago at Sep 6 11:38
@Larri,
Bad Taste is added to list. Thanks for suggestion
Posted: 7 years, 2 months ago at Dec 29 4:37
If you're including Bollywood, Don (1978)(Amitabh Bachchan as both Don and Vijay, Don (2006) (Shahrukh Khan as both Don and Vijay), and Om Shanti Om (2007)(Shahrukh Khan as both Om Prakash Makhija and Om Kapoor, and Deepika Padukone as both Shantipriya and Sandy) all have double roles.
Posted: 6 years, 7 months ago at Jul 25 2:37
Youth and Revolt - Michael Cera as Nick Twisp and Francois Dillinger
Posted: 6 years, 5 months ago at Sep 2 20:14
Mulholland Drive has several actors playing dual roles.
Posted: 6 years, 2 months ago at Dec 25 19:14
Lena Olin plays two roles in "The Reader": Rose Mather / Ilana Mather

There is also that new Adam Sandler movie "Jack and Jill"
Posted: 6 years, 2 months ago at Dec 26 11:53
Mel Brooks, in Blazing Saddles, also plays another role: A tough, grunting town person!

If you've seen the film, you will know!
Posted: 6 years, 2 months ago at Dec 26 23:16
Seth Rogen plays multiple roles in Fanboys, and Armie Hammer plays both Winklevoss twins in The Social Network. :)
Posted: 6 years, 2 months ago at Dec 27 13:40
Just saw this list and it's brilliant. Think I ought to point out that Mike Myers portrays four characters in Austin Powers: Goldmember: Austin, Dr. Evil, Fat Bastard and Goldmember.
Posted: 5 years, 7 months ago at Jul 25 18:53
Interesting. You'd think there would be even more, since its so convenient (and cheap) to have someone act in multiple roles, especially in super low budget films.

By the way is it in Jean-Claude Van Damme's contract that he MUST play multiple characters in EVERY movie? Sheesh.
Posted: 5 years, 4 months ago at Oct 22 7:18
Great list!
Posted: 3 years, 1 month ago at Jan 21 21:42
What about Jonathan Hyde in Jumanji? Played Alan's father and Hunter Van Pelt.

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