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Max Minghella Biography

Birth Name:
Max Giorgio Choa Minghella
Birth Place:
Hampstead, London, England

Fast Facts

  • Is half-Chinese
  • Was given a super-8 video camera by Matt Damon on his 13th birthday while visiting the set of The Talented Mr
  • Ripley, directed by his father, Anthony Minghella
  • As a teen, wanted to become a music-video director
  • Was inspired to pursue acting during his late teens after seeing a production of the play This Is Our Youth
  • Trained with the National Youth Theatre in London
  • Made his film debut (uncredited) in his father's Cold Mountain (2003)


  • 2021Emmy-Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series: nominated
  • 2017Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: nominated
  • 2010Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: nominated