Fast Facts

  • At age 17, wrote a play called Divorced and Desperate which ran at the Queens Hall Theatre.
  • Was understudy to Kevin Spacey the 2005 Old Vic production of Richard II.
  • Played Smike in a regional tour and West End production of Nicholas Nickleby in 2007.

Awards

  • 2008, Olivier Awards — Best Newcomer in a Play: Nominee

College

  • Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, London, England (2005)

Details

  • Birth Name: David Robert Dawson
  • Birth Place: Widnes, Cheshire, England
  • Profession: Actor

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