Ben Daniels

Ben Daniels

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    • June 10th, 1964
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Ben Daniels (born 10 June 1964) is a British actor. A graduate of the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA), he has taken on roles in numerous productions. On television he has appeared in, among other shows, The Lost Language of Cranes (1991), Conspiracy (2001), Cutting It (2002–2005), Ian Fleming: Bondmaker (2005), The Virgin Queen (2005) and The State Within (2006). On the silver screen, Daniels has appeared mostly in supporting roles, including parts in The Bridge (1992), Beautiful Thing (1996), I Want You (1998), Madeline (1998) and Doom (2005). An exception was the 1997 independent film Passion in the Desert, based on a short story by novelist Honoré de Balzac. Daniels has had most success with theatre work. He was nominated for Best Actor at the Evening Standard Awards for 900 Oneonta (1994), for Best Actor in the M.E.N. Theatre Awards for Martin Yesterday (1998), and for Best Supporting Actor in the 15th Laurence Olivier Awards for Never the Sinner (1991). He eventually won the latter award at the 25th Laurence Olivier Awards (2001), as well as the Best Supporting Actor award at the 2001 Theatregoers' Choice Theatre Awards, for his performance in the Arthur Miller play All My Sons. Other theatre credits include Tales From Hollywood (2001), Three Sisters (2003), Iphigenia at Aulis (2004), The God of Hell (2005), The Wild Duck (2005–2006) and Thérèse Raquin (2006). In 2008 Daniels made his Broadway début with American actress Laura Linney in a revival of Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Dangerous Liaisons), for which he was nominated for a Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Play. Description above from the Wikipedia article Ben Daniels, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Starring Ben Daniels on Plex


Acting (25 Credits)

2021Jupiter's Legacy as Walter Sampson / Brainwave
2019Captive State as Daniel
2018Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert as Pontius Pilate
2016The Exception as Col Sigurd von Ilsemann
2016Rogue One: A Star Wars Story as General Merrick
2016The Exorcist as Father Marcus Brennan
2015Flesh and Bone as Paul
2014Jamaica Inn (2014) as Francis Davey
2013The Wipers Times as Lieutenant Colonel HowfieldWatch Free
2013Locke as Gareth (voice)
2013Jack the Giant Slayer as Fumm
2009The Last Days of Lehman Brothers as John Thain
2006The State Within as Nicholas Brocklehurst
2005Doom as Eric "Goat" Fantom
2005The Virgin Queen as Francis Walsingham
2001Conspiracy as Dr. Joseph Bühler
2000Britannic as Townsend
1999Aristocrats as Lord Kildare
1998Madeline as Leopold the Tutor
1998I Want You as Bob
1997Passion in the Desert as Augustin Robert
1997David as Jonatan
1996Beautiful Thing as Tony
1987Wish You Were Here as Maisie MathewsWatch Free


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