Anthony Hopkins, is a critically acclaimed Welsh actor of film, stage, and television, and a composer. He is perhaps best known for his portrayal of Hannibal Lecter in The Silence of the Lambs and its sequel, Hannibal. Other prominent film credits include The Mask of Zorro, The Lion in Winter, Magic, The Elephant Man, 84 Charing Cross Road, Dracula, Legends of the Fall, The Remains of the Day, Amistad, Nixon, The World's Fastest Indian, and Fracture. Since 2016, he has starred in the HBO television series Westworld.
Hopkins will be playing the role of Sir Edmund Burton in Transformers: The Last Knight, set to be released on June 21, 2017.