Fast Facts

  • Acted frequently as a child, notably playing Edmund in a National Youth Theatre production of King Lear.
  • Auditioned for drama school in secret, and only told his parents about it a week before the semester started.
  • Trained in New York with acting instructor Uta Hagen.
  • Has often lived and worked in Spain, first moving there to tour with a Catalan performance group called La Fura Dels Baus.
  • Was asked by friend Deborah Warner to join the National Theatre, where he appeared in plays such as King Lear and Napoli Millionaria.


  • Attended Central School of Speech and Drama, London, England


  • Birth Place: Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire, England
  • Birthday: July 26, 1964, Leo
  • Profession: Actor

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