Thewlis's many television credits include: the roles of Joe and Harry in The Street (for which he has been nominated as Outstanding Actor TV Series Drama Category at the 2008 Monte Carlo TV Festival) Dinotopia, Endgame, Dandelion Dead, the award-winning Prime Suspect III, Frank Stubbs, Journey to Knock, Filipino Dreamgirls, Skulduggery, A Bit of a Do, Road, Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit and The Singing Detective opposite Michael Gambon.
In addition to his film and television work, Thewlis has also starred in Sam Mendes' The Sea at the Royal National Theatre, Max Stafford-Clark's Ice Cream at the Royal Court, Buddy Holly at the Regal in Greenwich, Ruffian on the Stairs/The Woolley at Farnham and Lady and the Clarinet at the Kings Head.
Thewlis is also known for his work as a director; in 2007 his feature film Cheeky, which he also wrote and starred in was released by Guerilla Pictures, and in 1996 his short film Hello, Hello, Hello which he wrote and directed, was nominated for a BAFTA for Best Short Film. David's first novel The Late Hector Kipling was published in 2007 to great critical acclaim.
Read earlier biographies on this page.
David Thewlis Facts
|Birthday||March 20, 1963 (58)|
|Birthplace||Blackpool, England, United Kingdom|
|Height||6' 4" (1m93) How tall is David Thewlis compared to you?|
|Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix|
|Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban|
|Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince|
|The Big Lebowski|
|Basic Instinct 2|
|James and the Giant Peach|
|The Boy In The Striped Pajamas|