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David Morrissey

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. David Mark Morrissey (born 21 June 1964) is an English actor and director. Morrissey grew up in the Kensington and Knotty Ash areas of Liverpool. He learned to act at the Everyman Youth Theatre, alongside Ian Hart, Mark and Stephen McGann, and Cathy Tyson. At the age of 18, he and Hart were cast in the television series One Summer (1983), which won them recognition throughout the country. After making One Summer, Morrissey attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art before acting with the Royal Shakespeare Company and the National Theatre. Throughout the 1990s, he often portrayed policemen and soldiers, though took other defining roles such as Bradley Headstone in Our Mutual Friend (1998) and Christopher Finzi in Hilary and Jackie (1998). More film parts followed, including roles in Some Voices (2000) and Captain Corelli's Mandolin (2001), before he played the critically acclaimed roles of Stephen Collins in State of Play (2003) and Gordon Brown in The Deal (2003). The former won him a nomination at the British Academy Television Awards and the latter a Best Actor award at the Royal Television Society Awards. His film roles have not always been acclaimed; his appearance as the male lead in Basic Instinct 2 (2006) was widely criticised, and The Reaping (2007) bombed at the box office. Since then, he has had leading roles in Sense and Sensibility (2008), Red Riding (2009) and Five Days (2010), acted in the films Nowhere Boy (2009) and Centurion (2010), and produced and starred in the crime drama Thorne (2010). He returned to the stage in 2008 for a run of Neil LaBute's In a Dark Dark House and will take the title role in the Liverpool Everyman's production of Macbeth in 2011. As a director Morrissey has helmed short films, and the dramas Sweet Revenge (2001) and Passer By (2004) for the BBC. His feature debut, Don't Worry About Me, premiered at the 2009 London Film Festival and was broadcast on BBC television in March 2010. He is married to the novelist Esther Freud, has three children and is a patron of numerous charities. Description above from the Wikipedia article David Morrissey, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia


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Nato:
Jun 21, 1964 In Everton, Liverpool, England, UK
Movie/TV Crediti:
76
Prime apparizioni:
nel series One Summer 1983-08-07
Ultimi progetti:
series Finney 2017
Known For
Poster of Secrets of Mexico's Drug War
Poster of Extant
Poster of The Walking Dead
Poster of Stoned
Filmography
series Finney Unknown 2017
Film Secrets of Mexico's Drug War Narrator 2015-03-11
Film The Ones Below Jon 2015-10-14
series Extant Tobias Shepherd 2014-07-09
Film The 7:39 Carl Matthews 2014-01-06
Film The Driver Vince McKee 2014-09-23
series The 7.39 Carl Matthews 2014-01-06
series The Missing Sam Webster 2014-10-28
Film Lennon or McCartney Himself (archive footage) 2014-12-12
series The Driver Vince McKee 2014-09-23
Film Earthbound Bill Norman 2013-03-15
Film Welcome to the Punch - Nemici di sangue Thomas Geiger 2013-03-15
Film The Dead Hour Murray Devlin 2013-08-08
Film The Walking Dead: A Decade of Dead 2013-10-11
series Love Life Unknown 2012-03-15
series True Love Adrian 2012-06-17
Film Around The World In 60 Mins Himself - Narrator (voice) 2011-01-01
series South Riding Robert Carne 2011-02-20
Film Blitz Dunlop 2011-05-20
Film South Riding Robert 2011-05-31
series The Field of Blood Murray Devlin 2011-05-08
Film Poirot: Assassinio sull'Orient Express John Arbuthnot 2010-07-11
Film Centurion Bothos 2010-02-15
Film Thorne: Scaredycat Tom Thorne 2010-10-01
Film Mrs Mandela Theunis Swanepoel 2010-01-25
Film Thorne: Sleepyhead Tom Thorne 2010-10-01
series The Walking Dead The Governor 2010-10-31
series Thorne Tom Thorne 2010-10-10
Film Red Riding: 1983 Maurice Jobson 2009-02-28
Film Red Riding: 1974 Maurice Jobson 2009-02-28
Film Red Riding: 1980 Maurice Jobson 2009-02-28
Film Is Anybody There? Dad 2009-04-17
Film U Be Dead Dr. Jan Falkowski 2009-09-25
Film Nowhere Boy Bobby Dykins 2009-12-25
Film L'altra donna del re Thomas Howard - Duke of Norfolk 2008-02-28
Film Sense and Sensibility Colonel Brandon 2008-01-01
series Sense and Sensibility 2008-01-01
Film Doctor Who: The Next Doctor Jackson Lake 2008-12-25
series Meet The Immigrants 2008-04-14
Film I segni del male Doug 2007-04-05
Film Taking Liberties Since 1997 Narration 2007-01-01
Film Cape Wrath Danny Brogan 2007-06-17
series Meadowlands 2007-06-17
Film Water horse - La leggenda degli abissi Captain Thomas Hamilton 2007-12-25
series Five Days 2007-10-02
Film Basic Instinct 2 Michael Glass 2006-03-29
Film Viva Blackpool Ripley Holden 2006-06-10
series The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Film Derailed - Attrazione letale Sam Griffin 2005-11-11
Film Stoned Tom Keylock 2005-11-18
series Unknown Ripley Holden 2004-11-11
series State of Play Stephen Collins 2003-05-18
Film The Deal Gordon Brown 2003-09-28
series Friday Night with Jonathan Ross Unknown 2001-11-02
Film Il mandolino del capitano Corelli Captain Gunther Weber 2001-04-18
series Clocking Off 2000-01-23
Film The Suicide Club Henry Joyce 2000-01-01
Film Some Voices Pete 2000-08-25
Film Romantici nati Fergus 2000-09-14
series Our Mutual Friend Bradley Headstone 1998-03-09
Film Our Mutual Friend 1998-03-09
Film Hilary and Jackie Kiffer Finzi 1998-12-30
Film Holding On 1997-09-08
series Holding On 1997-09-08
series Out of the Blue (UK) 1995-05-23
series Soccer AM Unknown 1995-08-12
Film Le cinque vite di Hector Cyprion's Man 1994-05-06
series Between the Lines Unknown 1992-09-04
Film Black and Blue 1992-09-27
series Framed 1992-11-27
Film Robin Hood: la leggenda Little John 1991-05-13
Film The Widowmaker Rob 1990-01-01
Film Giochi nell'acqua Bellamy 1988-09-10
series The Storyteller Theseus 1988-05-15
Film Cause célèbre George Bowman 1987-01-01
series One Summer 1983-08-07