Jared Harris

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Jared Francis Harris
  • Birth Place: London, England
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 08/24/1961, Virgo
  • Profession: Actor
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Jared Harris Fast Facts:
  • His mother was married to actor Rex Harrison for most of his childhood.
  • Left Britain to attended college in the United States.
  • Was not interested in pursuing acting as a career until he began performing in plays during college.
  • Performed with the Royal Shakespeare Company after graduation.
  • Made his film debut in The Rachel Papers (1989), which was written and directed by his brother Damian Harris.
  • In 2001, starred in the New Jersey Shakespeare Festival's production of Hamlet, which used digital technology to feature his dad, Richard Harris, as the ghost of Hamlet's father.
  • Jared Harris Relationships:
  • Allegra Riggio - Wife
  • Richard Harris - Father
  • Elizabeth Rees - Mother
  • Damian Harris - Brother
  • Jamie Harris - Brother
  • Emilia Fox - Ex-wife
  • Dermot Harris - Uncle
  • Jared Harris Awards:
  • 2010 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2009 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - Winner
  • 2008 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • 2012 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2012 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • College:
  • Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States (BFA in Drama, 1984)

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