Michael Sheen

Michael Sheen

  • Born on
    • February 5th, 1969
Michael Christopher Sheen (born 5 February 1969) is a Welsh actor and political activist. After training at London's Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA), he worked mainly in theatre throughout the 1990s and made notable stage appearances in Romeo and Juliet (1992), Don't Fool With Love (1993), Peer Gynt (1994), The Seagull (1995), The Homecoming (1997), and Henry V (1997). His performances in Amadeus at the Old Vic and Look Back in Anger at the National Theatre were nominated for Olivier Awards in 1998 and 1999, respectively. In 2003, he was nominated for a third Olivier Award for his performance in Caligula at the Donmar Warehouse. He has become better known as a screen actor since the 2000s through his roles in various biographical films. He has starred in a trilogy of films as British politician Tony Blair: the television film The Deal (2003), followed by The Queen (2006) and The Special Relationship (2010). For the role, he was nominated for both a BAFTA Award and an Emmy. He was also nominated for a BAFTA as the troubled comic actor Kenneth Williams in BBC Four's 2006 Fantabulosa!, and was nominated for a fourth Olivier Award in 2006 for portraying the broadcaster David Frost in Frost/Nixon. He starred as the controversial football manager Brian Clough in The Damned United (2009). In 2009, he appeared in two fantasy films, Underworld: Rise of the Lycans and The Twilight Saga: New Moon. He also appeared in the science-fiction film Tron: Legacy (2010), and Midnight in Paris (2011). He directed and starred in National Theatre Wales's The Passion (2011). He also played a lead role in The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 in 2012. In 2013, he received a Golden Globe nomination for his role in Showtime's television drama Masters of Sex (2013–2016). He played an incarcerated serial killer surgeon in Fox's 2019 drama, Prodigal Son, an angel in the 2019 BBC/Amazon Studios miniseries Good Omens, and appeared as Chris Tarrant in Quiz in 2020. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Acting (59 Credits)

2020Dolittle as Dr. Blair Müdfly
2020Quiz as Chris Tarrant
2020Staged as Michael
2019How to Build a Girl as Sigmund Freud
2019Good Omens as Aziraphale
2019Prodigal Son as Dr. Martin Whitly
2018Apostle as Malcolm Howe
2018Slaughterhouse Rulez as The Bat
2017Home Again as Austen Bloom
2017Brad's Status as Craig Fisher
2017Michael Bolton's Big, Sexy Valentine's Day Special as Carl Flossy
2016Passengers as Arthur
2016Norman as Philip Cohen
2016Alice Through the Looking Glass as White Rabbit (voice)
2016Nocturnal Animals as Carlos Holt
2015Far from the Madding Crowd as William Boldwood
20157 Days in Hell as Caspian Wint
2015The Spoils Before Dying as Chet
2014Kill the Messenger as Fred Weil
2014The Spoils of Babylon as Chet Halner
2013The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Box as Charity
2013Admission as Mark
2013Masters of Sex as William Masters
2012The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 as Aro Volturi
2011Jesus Henry Christ as Dr. Slavkin O'Hara
2011Midnight in Paris as Paul
2011Resistance as Tommy Atkins
2011The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 as Aro Volturi
2010The Special Relationship as Tony Blair
2010Beautiful Boy as Bill Carroll
2010Unthinkable as Steven Arthur Younger
2010Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue as Dr. Griffiths (voice)
2010TRON: Legacy as Castor / Zuse
2010Alice in Wonderland as The White Rabbit (voice)
2009The Damned United as Brian Clough
2009Underworld: Rise of the Lycans as Lucian
2009My Last Five Girlfriends as BurnamWatch Free
2009The Twilight Saga: New Moon as Aro Volturi
2008Frost/Nixon as David Frost
2007Music Within as Art
2006Kenneth Williams: Fantabulosa! as Kenneth WilliamsWatch Free
2006The Queen as Tony Blair
2006Underworld: Evolution as Lucian
2006Blood Diamond as Simmons
2006Ancient Rome: The Rise and Fall of an Empire
2005Kingdom of Heaven as Priest
2005The League of Gentlemen's Apocalypse as Jeremy
2004Dirty Filthy Love as Mark Furness
2004Laws of Attraction as Thorne Jamison
2003The Deal as Tony Blair
2003Underworld as Lucian
2003Bright Young Things as Miles Maitland
2003Timeline as Lord Oliver
2002Heartlands as Colin
2002The Four Feathers as William Trench
1997Wilde as Robbie Ross
1997The Grand (1997) as Thomas Jordan
1996Mary Reilly as Bradshaw
1995Othello as Lodovico

Himself (2 Credits)

2017Sarah Silverman: A Speck of Dust as Himself (Credited 'with thanks')
2014Attacking the Devil: Harold Evans and the Last Nazi War Crime as Himself - Narrator


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