Fast Facts

  • Dropped out of his drama course at Trinity College in Dublin, to join the players at the esteemed Abbey Theatre.
  • Made his Broadway debut in The Vertical Hour, opposite Julianne Moore and Bill Nighy, and directed by Sam Mendes, in 2006.
  • Voiced the character of Stephen Dedalus in a BBC Radio production of James Joyce's Ulysses in 2012.
  • In 2013, he publicly came out as gay, condemning Vladmir Putin's Anti-Gay legislation in Russia.

Awards

  • 2005, Olivier Awards — Outstanding Achievement or Performance in an Affiliate Theatre: Winner
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  • 2012, BAFTA Television Awards — Best Supporting Actor: Winner
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Relationships

  • Jim Scott — Father
  • Nora Scott — Mother
  • Hannah Scott — Sister
  • Sarah Scott — Sister

College

  • Attended Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland

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  • Birth Place: Dublin, Ireland
  • Profession: Actor

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