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Hugh Bonneville

Hugh Bonneville recently completed filming THE UNDERCLASSMAN, a Miramax production starring Nick Cannon and Roselyn Sanchez, for director Marcos Siega. He can soon be seen in ASYLUM, opposite Natasha Richardson and Ian McKellen, for director David Mackenzie, and PICCADILLY JIM, with fellow STAGE BEAUTY cast members Tom Wilkinson and Tom Hollander, for director John McKay. He previously worked with Richard Eyre on the director's Academy Award-winning IRIS, for which Bonneville won the Best Young Actor Award at the Berlin Film Festival and a BAFTA Best Supporting Actor nomination for his portrayal of the Young John Bayley. Other feature credits include Patricia Rozema's MANSFIELD PARK and Roger Michell's NOTTING HILL.

On television, Bonneville recently starred in the controversial drama Hear The Silence and played the title role in Philip Larkin: Love Again. His many small screen credits include Daniel Deronda; Tipping The Velvet, Armadillo, The Cazalets, Take a Girl Like You, Madame Bovary and the Emmy Award-winning Churchill drama, The Gathering Storm. On stage, Hugh Bonneville most recently appeared in US and Them at the Hampstead Theatre. Other theatre work includes Sam Mendes' production of Habeas Corpus at the Donmar, where he also appeared in Beautiful Thing, which he later co-produced in the West End. His work for the Royal Shakespeare Company includes playing Laertes to Kenneth Branagh's Hamlet, The Alchemist, Two Gentlemen of Verona and 'Tis Pity She's a Whore. Seasons at the Royal National Theatre include The School For Scandal, Yerma and the title role in The Devil's Disciple.


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Hugh Bonneville Facts

Birth Name Hugh Richard Bonneville Williams
OccupationActor
BirthdayNovember 10, 1963 (53)
SignScorpio
BirthplaceEngland, United Kingdom
Height6' 2" (1m88)  How tall is Hugh Bonneville compared to you?

Selected Filmography

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