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James Nesbitt

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. James Nesbitt (born 15 January 1965) is a Northern Irish actor. Born in Ballymena, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, Nesbitt grew up in the nearby village of Broughshane, before moving to Coleraine, County Londonderry. He wanted to become a teacher, like his father, so began a degree in French at the University of Ulster. He dropped out after a year when he decided to become an actor, and transferred to the Central School of Speech and Drama in London. After graduating in 1987, he spent seven years performing in plays that varied from the musical Up on the Roof (1987, 1989) to the political drama Paddywack (1994). He made his feature film debut playing talent agent Fintan O'Donnell in Hear My Song (1991). Nesbitt got his breakthrough television role playing Adam Williams in the romantic comedy-drama Cold Feet (1998–2003), which won him a British Comedy Award, a Television and Radio Industries Club Award, and a National Television Award. His first significant film role came when he appeared as pig farmer "Pig" Finn in Waking Ned (1998). With the rest of the starring cast, Nesbitt was nominated for a Screen Actors Guild Award. In Lucky Break (2001), he made his debut as a film lead playing prisoner Jimmy Hands. The next year, he played Ivan Cooper in the television film Bloody Sunday, about the 1972 shootings in Derry. A departure from his previous "cheeky chappie" roles, the film was a turning point in his career. He won a British Independent Film Award and was nominated for the British Academy Television Award for Best Actor. Nesbitt has also starred in Murphy's Law (2001–2007) as undercover detective Tommy Murphy—a role that was created for him by writer Colin Bateman. The role twice gained Nesbitt Best Actor nominations at the Irish Film & Television Awards (IFTA). In 2007, he starred in the dual role of Tom Jackman and Mr Hyde in Steven Moffat's Jekyll, which earned him a Golden Globe Award nomination in 2008. Nesbitt has since appeared in several more dramatic roles; he starred alongside Liam Neeson in Five Minutes of Heaven (2009), and was one of three lead actors in the television miniseries Occupation (2009) and The Deep (2010). He also starred in the movies Outcast (2010) and Emilio Estevez's The Way (2011), and has been cast in Peter Jackson's The Hobbit (2012/13). Nesbitt is married to former actress Sonia Forbes-Adam, with whom he has two daughters. He is a patron of numerous charities and in 2010 accepted the ceremonial position of Chancellor of the University of Ulster. Description above from the Wikipedia article James Nesbitt, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

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Jan 15, 1965 в Ballymena, County Antrim, Northern Ireland
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Впервые появился:
на series Великие люди Голливуда 1977-08-04
Последний проект:
Series Везунчик 2016-01-22
Известный в фильмах
Poster of Хоббит: Битва пяти воинств
Poster of Хоббит: Нежданное путешествие
Poster of Матч Поинт
Poster of История о Гарри
Series Везунчик Harry Clayton 2016-01-22
Кино There & Back Again: A Hobbit's Tale Recut Bofur 2015-01-22
Кино The Hobbit: The Dwarves of Erebor Bofur 2015-01-01
Кино The Hobbit: The Orc of Gundabad Bofur 2015-05-01
Кино Gold Frank McGunn 2014-02-20
Series Babylon Richard Miller 2014-02-09
Series Пропавший без вести Tony Hughes 2014-10-28
Кино Gold Frank 2014-10-10
Series Babylon Richard Miller 2014-11-13
Кино The Missing 2014-10-28
Кино Хоббит: Битва пяти воинств Bofur 2014-12-10
Кино Хоббит: Пустошь Смауга Bofur 2013-12-11
Кино Хоббит: Нежданное путешествие Bofur 2012-11-26
Series Monroe Gabriel Monroe 2011-03-10
Кино Кориолан Tribune Sicinius 2011-02-14
Series The Deep Clem Donnelly 2010-08-03
Кино Matching Jack Connor 2010-08-19
Кино Изгнанники Cathal 2010-12-10
Кино Путь Jack 2010-09-10
Кино Outcast Cathal 2010-12-10
Кино Вишневая бомба Crilly 2009-02-08
Series Chris Moyles' Quiz Night Unknown 2009-03-22
Кино Пять минут рая Joe Griffin 2009-01-19
Кино Occupation Mike Swift 2009-06-15
Series Occupation Mike Swift 2009-06-16
Series The Passion Pilate 2008-03-16
Series Сказки для взрослых Unknown 2008-01-10
Series Полуночный человек Max Raban 2008-05-08
Кино Blessed Peter 2008-10-24
Series Jekyll Dr. Tom Jackman 2007-06-16
Series Soccer Aid Unknown 2006-05-22
Series Шоу «Один» Unknown 2006-08-14
Кино Матч Поинт Detective Banner 2005-10-26
Кино Миллионы Ronnie 2005-04-08
Кино Wall of Silence 2004-01-12
Кино Quite Ugly One Morning Jack Parlabane 2004-09-04
Кино Passer By Joe Keyes 2004-03-28
Кино Unknown 2003-01-01
Series The Terry and Gaby Show Unknown 2003-06-02
Series Canterbury Tales 2003-09-11
Кино Кровавое воскресенье Ivan Cooper 2002-01-16
Series Топ Гир Unknown 2002-10-20
Кино Lucky Break James 'Jimmy' Hands 2001-08-24
Series Murphy's Law Thomas Murphy 2001-09-24
Кино Women Talking Dirty Stanley 2001-12-07
Series Friday Night with Jonathan Ross Unknown 2001-11-02
Кино История о Гарри Walter Adair 2000-12-31
Кино Resurrection Man Ryan 1998-02-13
Series Cold Feet Adam Williams 1998-11-15
Series Playing the Field 1998-03-08
Кино Waking Ned Pig Finn 1998-09-15
Кино Welcome to Sarajevo Gregg 1997-05-09
Кино Jude Uncle Joe 1996-02-06
Series Балликиссэнджел Unknown 1996-02-11
Series Soccer AM Unknown 1995-08-12
Кино Go Now Tony 1995-09-16
Series GMTV Unknown 1993-01-01
Series Between the Lines Unknown 1992-09-04
Кино Hear My Song Fintan O'Donnell 1991-12-27
Series Лавджой Unknown 1986-01-10
Series Великие люди Голливуда Unknown 1977-08-04