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Michael Sheen

Actor | * 02/05/1969 (52) | Newport, Monmouthshire, Wales (United Kingdom (UK))
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Michael Christopher Sheen (born 5 February 1969) is a Welsh actor, producer, and political activist. After training at London's Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA), he worked mainly in theatre throughout the 1990s and made notable stage appearances in Romeo and Juliet (1992), Don't Fool with Love (1993), Peer Gynt (1994), The Seagull (1995), The Homecoming (1997), and Henry V (1997). His performances in Amadeus at the Old Vic and Look Back in Anger at the National Theatre were nominated for Olivier Awards in 1998 and 1999, respectively. In 2003, he was nominated for a third Olivier Award for his performance in Caligula at the Donmar Warehouse. Sheen has become better known as a screen actor since the 2000s, in particular through his roles in various biographical films. With writer Peter Morgan, he has starred in a trilogy of films as British politician Tony Blair: the television film The Deal in 2003, followed by The Queen (2006) and The Special Relationship (2010). For playing Blair, he was nominated for both a BAFTA Award and an Emmy. H... ()
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Michael Christopher Sheen (born 5 February 1969) is a Welsh actor and political activist. After training at London's Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA), he worked mainly in theatre throughout the 1990s and made notable stage appearances in Romeo and Juliet (1992), Don't Fool With Love (1993), Peer Gynt (1994), The Seagull (1995), The Homecoming (1997), and Henry V (1997). His performances in Amadeus at the Old Vic and Look Back in Anger at the National Theatre were nominated for Olivier Awards in 1998 and 1999, respectively. In 2003, he was nominated for a third Olivier Award for his performance in Caligula at the Donmar Warehouse.He has become better known as a screen actor since the 2000s through his roles in various biographical films. He has starred in a trilogy of films as British politician Tony Blair: the television film The Deal (2003), followed by The Queen (2006) and The Special Relationship (2010). For the role, he was nominated for both a BAFTA Award and an Emmy. He was also nominated for a BAFTA as the troubled comic actor Kenneth Williams in BBC Four's 2006 Fantabulosa!, and was nominated for a fourth Olivier Award in 2006 for portraying the broadcaster David Frost in Frost/Nixon. He starred as the controversial football manager Brian Clough in The Damned United (2009).In 2009, he appeared in two fantasy films, Underworld: Rise of the Lycans and The Twilight Saga: New Moon. He also appeared in the science-fiction film TRON: Legacy (2010), and Midnight in Paris (2011). He directed and starred in National Theatre Wales's The Passion (2011). He also played a lead role in The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 in 2012. In 2013, he received a Golden Globe nomination for his role in Showtime's television drama Masters of Sex (2013–2016). He played an incarcerated serial killer surgeon in Fox's 2019 drama, Prodigal Son, an angel in the 2019 BBC/Amazon Studios miniseries Good Omens, and appeared as Chris Tarrant in Quiz in 2020.Description above is from the Wikipedia article Michael Sheen, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Thriller

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Awards & Nominations for Michael Sheen

Officer of The Order of The British Empire James Joyce Award

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Movies with Michael Sheen as Actor(76)

as Gary Ridgway2021 Green River Killer
as (voice)2021 Heart of Darkness
as Francis Hardy2020 Faith Healer
as Dr. Blair Müdfly2020 Dolittle
as Aziraphale2020 Good Omens: Lockdown
as Sigmund Freud2020 How to Build a Girl
as himself2019 7 Up and Me
as Malcolm Howe2018 Apostle
as The Bat2018 Slaughterhouse Rulez
as Porter2018 To Provide All People
as Craig Fisher2017 Brad's Status
as Himself (Credited 'with thanks')2017 Sarah Silverman: A Speck of Dust
as Austen Bloom2017 Home Again
as Arthur2016 Passengers
as Carlos Holt2016 Nocturnal Animals
as White Rabbit (voice)2016 Alice Through the Looking Glass
as Caspian Wint2015 7 Days in Hell
as William Boldwood2015 Far from the Madding Crowd
as Fred Weil2014 Kill the Messenger
as First Voice2014 Under Milk Wood
as Mark2013 Admission
as Dr. Slavkin O'Hara2012 Jesus Henry Christ
as The Teacher2012 The Gospel of Us
as Tommy Atkins2011 Resistance
as Paul2011 Midnight in Paris
as Castor / Zuse2010 TRON: Legacy
as The White Rabbit (voice)2010 Alice in Wonderland
as Steven Arthur Younger2010 Unthinkable
as Tony Blair2010 The Special Relationship
as Bill Carroll2010 Beautiful Boy
as Dr. Griffiths (voice)2010 Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue
as Narrator (voice)2009 A Child's Christmases in Wales
as Brian Clough2009 The Damned United
as Aro Volturi2009 The Twilight Saga: New Moon
as David Frost2008 Frost/Nixon
as Art2007 Music Within
as Harry Jones2006 Dead Long Enough
as Kenneth Williams2006 Kenneth Williams: Fantabulosa!
as Simmons2006 Blood Diamond
as Tony Blair2006 The Queen
as himself2006 The Path to Redemption
as Lucian2006 Underworld: Evolution
as Priest2005 Kingdom of Heaven
as Mark Furness2005 Dirty Filthy Love
as Framton Nuttel2004 The Open Doors
as Thorne Jamison2004 Laws of Attraction
as The Banker2004 The Banker
as Colin2003 Heartlands
as Tony Blair2003 The Deal
as Lord Oliver2003 Timeline
as Lucian2003 Underworld
as Miles Maitland2003 Bright Young Things
as William Trench2002 The Four Feathers
as Wiglaf ( voice )1998 Animated Epics: Beowulf
as Robbie Ross1997 Wilde
as Bradshaw1996 Mary Reilly
as Lodovico1995 Othello

TV Shows/Series with Michael Sheen as Actor(24)

as Chris Tarrant2020 Quiz
as Michael2020 Staged
as Aziraphale2019 Good Omens
as Dr. Martin Whitly2019 Prodigal Son
as himself2017 Carpool Karaoke
as Roland Blum2017 The Good Fight
as himself2016 Chelsea
as Chet Halner2014 The Spoils of Babylon
as William Masters2013 Masters of Sex
as Himself - Contestant2013 The Great Comic Relief Bake Off
as himself2007 The Graham Norton Show
as Wesley Snipes2006 30 Rock
as House (voice)2005 Doctor Who
as himself2003 Punk'd
as Thomas Jordan1997 The Grand
as Joe1993 Gallowglass
1992 Maigret
as Dr William Masters (voice)1989 The Simpsons

Movies with Michael Sheen as Crew(2)

Directing/Director2021 Green River Killer
Writing/Screenplay2021 Green River Killer

TV Shows/Series with Michael Sheen as Crew(1)

Production/Executive Producer2020 Staged

Additional Information

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Citizenship: United Kingdom (UK)
Born: Wednesday, 02/05 1969 (February) in Newport, Monmouthshire, Wales (United Kingdom (UK)) (current age: 52 years + 232 days)
Zodiac sign: Aquarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Rooster)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, Glan Afan Comprehensive School
Other names for Michael Sheen (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Michael Christopher Sheen"
"Майкл Шин"
"Μάικλ Σιν"
"米高·辛"
"마이클 신"
"マイケル・シーン"
"மைக்கேல் ஷீன்"
"ਮਾਈਕਲ ਸ਼ੀਨ"
"მაიკლ შინი"
"Մայքլ Շին"
"מייקל שין"
"مایکل شین"
"Майкъл Шийн"
"مايكل شين"
Michael Sheen frequently works together with these people:
Danny McBride (11x, Crew)
David Tennant (10x, Actor)
Len Wiseman (9x, Crew)
Peter Morgan (9x, Crew)
Paul Kasey (9x, Actor)
Stephen Fry (8x, Actor)
Kevin Grevioux (8x, Actor)
David Crone (8x, Crew)
Kristen Wiig (7x, Actress)
Stephenie Meyer (7x, Crew)
Bill Bannerman (7x, Crew)
Neil Corbould (6x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:99, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 09/07/2021