Fast Facts

  • Mother died of pancreatic cancer when he was 16 years old.
  • Formed the folk band Sons of Jim and the record label Doorstep Records with his college friend David Alexander.
  • Dropped out of college to pursue a modeling career.
  • Is distantly related to actress Greer Garson.

Awards

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  • 2014, BAFTA Television Awards — Best Actor: Nominee

Relationships

  • Liesa — Sister
  • Samina Dornan — Stepmother
  • Jessica — Sister
  • Keira Knightley — Ex-significant Other
  • Greer Garson — Great-aunt
  • Jim Dornan — Father
  • Amelia Warner — Wife
  • Dulcie Dornan — Daughter

College

  • Attended University of Teesside, Middlesbrough, England

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Details

  • Birth Name: James Dornan
  • Birth Place: Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • Profession: Actor, Musician, Model

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