'Raiders of the Lost Ark' cast: Where are they now?

Slideshow posted in Entertainment News | Monday, June 13, 2011

3 of 5: As Dr. Rene Belloq, actor Paul Freeman played Indiana's rival archeologist who teams up with the Nazis in search of the Ark of the Covenant. Intending to use the Ark's powers for himself, he opens it and is killed by the supernatural powers.

Freeman was a Shakesperian stage actor prior to working on 'Raiders of the Lost Ark.' After his work in the movie, he went on to play several villains including Professor Moriarty in 'Without a Clue' with Michael Caine. He also played Ivan Ooze in 'Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie' and appeared in 'Hot Fuzz.'

The actor returned to the stage in 2008 in the London revival of 'Glengarry Glen Ross.' Freeman is married to Maggie Scoot, his co-star in 'The Dogs of War.'

(Pictured: Paul Freeman appears in a scene from the 2007 comedy 'Hot Fuzz.' / Paul Freeman appears as Dr. René Belloq in the 1981 movie 'Raiders of the Lost Ark.') ( Photo / Lucasfilm Ltd. / StudioCanal)

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