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James McAvoy

Actor | * 04/21/1979 (39) | Port Glasgow, Scotland, UK
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James McAvoy, Jr. (born 21 April 1979) is a Scottish actor. He made his acting debut as a teen in The Near Room (1995) and made mostly television appearances until 2003, when his feature film career began. His notable television work includes the thriller State of Play and the science fiction mini-series Frank Herbert's Children of Dune. Besides screen acting, McAvoy has performed in several West End productions and received three nominations for the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor. He has also done voice work for animated films including Gnomeo & Juliet, its sequel, Sherlock Gnomes, and Arthur Christmas. In 2003, McAvoy appeared in a lead role in Bollywood Queen. This was followed by a supporting role, the faun Mr. Tumnus, in The Chronicles of Narnia: The..."> ()
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James Andrew McAvoy  (born 21 April 1979) is a Scottish stage and screen actor. His best-known work includes the films The Last King of Scotland and Atonement, both of which earned him BAFTA Award nominations, and the TV series Shameless. McAvoy has won the BAFTA Rising Star Award and a BAFTA Scotland award. He has also been nominated for an ALFS Award, a European Film Award, and a Golden Globe award.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Romance / Love

Known for these Movies & Shows

Filth

R

2013 | 3.5/5 | 1h 37min
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Atonement

R

2007 | 3.8/5 | 2h 3min
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Split

PG-13

2017 | 3.6/5 | 1h 57min
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The Last King of Scotland

R

2006 | 3.8/5 | 2h 1min
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Awards & Nominations for James McAvoy

Rising Star Award, Bafta London Film Critics Circle Award for British Actor of The Year BIFA Award for Best Performance by An Actor in a British Independent Film 2x BIFA Award for Best Performance by An Actor in a British Independent Film Rising Star Award, Bafta BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama 2x European Film Award for Best Actor London Film Critics Circle Award for British Actor of The Year BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture MTV Movie Award for Best Kiss 2x Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor

Movies with James McAvoy as Actor(45)

as Charles Xavier / Professor X2019 Dark Phoenix
as Bill Denbrough2019 It: Chapter Two
as Kevin Wendell Crumb / The Horde / The Beast / Patricia / Dennis / Hedwig / Barry / Jade / Orwell / H2019 Glass
as Charles Xavier / Professor X (uncredited)2018 Deadpool 2
as Gnomeo (voice)2018 Sherlock Gnomes
as Professor X2018 Once Upon a Deadpool
as Kevin Wendell Crumb / Dennis / Patricia / Hedwig / The Beast / Barry / Orwell / Jade2017 Split
as David Percival2017 Atomic Blonde
as James More2017 Submergence
as Charles Xavier / Professor X2016 X-Men: Apocalypse
as himself2015 X-Men: Unguarded
as Victor Von Frankenstein2015 Victor Frankenstein
as Charles Xavier / Professor X (Young)2014 X-Men: Days of Future Past
as UPS Guy2014 Muppets Most Wanted
as Max Lewinsky2013 Welcome to the Punch
as Bruce Robertson2013 Filth
as Simon2013 Trance
as Arthur (voice)2011 Arthur Christmas
as Charles Xavier / Professor X2011 X-Men: First Class
as Gnomeo (voice)2011 Gnomeo & Juliet
as Frederick Aiken2010 The Conspirator
as Valentin Bulgakov2009 The Last Station
as Wesley Gibson2008 Wanted
as Tom Lefroy2007 Becoming Jane
as Robbie Turner2007 Atonement
as Johnny/Max2006 Penelope
as Brian Jackson2006 Starter for 10
as Dr. Nicholas Garrigan2006 The Last King of Scotland
as Hal2004 Strings
as Carl Colt2004 Wimbledon
as Rory O'Shea2004 Inside I'm Dancing
as Simon Balcairn2003 Bright Young Things
as Jay2002 Bollywood Queen
as Sergeant Bloxham2001 Lorna Doone
as Mike2001 Swimming Pool
as Anthony Balfour1997 Regeneration
as Kevin1995 The Near Room

TV Shows/Series with James McAvoy as Actor(17)

as Lord Asriel2019 His Dark Materials
as Hazel (voice)2018 Watership Down
as Steve McBride2004 Shameless
as Liam2003 Early Doors
as himself2002 Top Gear
as Martin Vosper2001 Murder in Mind
as James W. Miller1996 Donkey Kong Country
as Himself - Host??? Saturday Night Live

Movies with James McAvoy as Crew(3)

Production/Producer2013 Filth
Crew/Thanks2011 50/50
Camera/Additional Camera2010 Birdemic: Shock and Terror

Additional Information

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Full Name: James McAvoy
Born: 04/21/1979 in Glasgow (current age: 39)
Zodiac sign: Taurus (Chinese zodiac sign: Goat)
Educated at: St. Thomas Aquinas Secondary School, Glasgow, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
Spouses (current/former): Anne-Marie Duff
Other names for James McAvoy (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"ジェームズ・マカヴォイ"
"제임스 맥어보이"
"جيمس مكافوي"
"เจมส์ แม็กอะวอย"
"詹姆斯·麥艾維"
"Джеймс МакЭвой"
"Джеймс Макэвой"
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:63, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 01/17/2019