Butler is known for his role as King Leonidas in 300. He also acted on films Tomorrow Never Dies, Reign of Fire, Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life, The Phantom of the Opera, Nim's Island, The Ugly Truth, Law Abiding Citizen, The Bounty Hunter, Machine Gun Preacher, Playing for Keeps and Gods of Egypt. He also voiced Stoick the Vast in the animated movie How to Train a Dragon and reprised the role of Stoick in How to Train a Dragon 2.
Butler also portrayed Attila the Hun in the 2001 TV miniseries Attila.
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