Bill Nighy

Bill Nighy

Date of Birth:

Dec 12, 1949

Place of Birth:

Caterham, Surrey, England, United Kingdom

William Francis "Bill" Nighy (pronounced /ˈnaɪ/ ny) is a British actor and comedian. He worked in theatre and television before his first cinema role in 1981, and made his name in television with The Men's Room in 1991, in which he played the womanizer Prof. Mark Carleton, whose extra-marital affairs kept him "vital". He became known around the world in 2003 as Billy Mack, the aging pop star in Love Actually, and in the same year played James Mortmain, the eccentric husband struggling to keep his family afloat in a decaying English castle, in I Capture the Castle. He is also known for his roles in the films Underworld, Shaun of the Dead, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Pirates of the Caribbean, Hot Fuzz, Valkyrie, G-Force and provided voice talents in the films The Magic Roundabout, Flushed Away and Rango. He recently played Rufus Scrimgeour in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Bill Nighy is a Patron and supporter of the artistic collective The Factory Theatre Company alongside other actors such as Mark Rylance, Ewan McGregor and Richard Wilson. Other notable members include founder Alex Hassell, Catherine Bailey and Alan Morrissey. Description above from the Wikipedia article Bill Nighy, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

filmography:

Slapper Slapper

2008

Blow Dry Blow Dry

2001

Astro Boy Astro Boy

2009

Longitude Longitude

2000

Minamata Minamata

2020

Underworld Underworld

2003

Fox Fox

1980

Hot Fuzz Hot Fuzz

2007

Burst Burst

2004

G-Force G-Force

2009

Emma. Emma.

2020

Dad's Army Dad's Army

2016

Hope Gap Hope Gap

2019

True Blue True Blue

1996

Pride Pride

2014

Page Eight Page Eight

2011

Valkyrie Valkyrie

2008

Rango Rango

2011

About Time About Time

2013

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