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Ray Stevenson

Ray Stevenson was born in Lisburn, Northern Ireland on 25 May 1964. He is a film, TV and stage actor. He moved with his family to Lemington, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, England in 1972 at the age of eight, and later to Cramlington, Northumberland, where he was raised. The second of three sons of a Royal Air Force pilot father and an Irish mother, As a child he dreamed to become an actor, but he also thought that dream was impossible. So he pursued his other love, art, and went to art school instead. He was an interior designer with an architectural firm in London when he at 25 decided to try out acting. Eventually he attended Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, graduating at the age of 29. At the beginning of 90s, he began his career on films. He did a few TV films, one of them is The Return of the Native (1994), where he appeared opposite Clive Owen, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Steven Mackintosh. He also filmed The Theory of Flight (1998) Greenwich Mean Time (1999), Green-Eyed Monster (2001) (TV) and a lot of TV guest roles in series. Finally, he made a international breakout with King Arthur (2004), as quiet, but loyal knight Dagonet, again with Clive Owen (who played Arthur), Keira Knightley, Ioan Gruffudd, Mads Mikkelsen, Ray Winstone and Stellan Skarsgard. After a few more TV films, Stevenson's popularity stared to rise by each film. But, the real fame comes with HBO's "Rome" (2005 - 2007), as funny, but heroically fearless legionary Titus Pullo, opposite Kevin McKidd. Another two well-known roles were in action horror Outpost (2008) and as comic book dark hero The Punisher / Frank Castle in extremely violent Punisher: War Zone (2008), opposite Dominic West (Jigsaw), Doug Hutchison, Colin Salmon, Wayne Knight (Microchip), Dash Mihok (Det. Marin Soap) and Julie Benz. To mention that Stevenson also worked on stage. He played the part of Christ in the York Mystery Plays in 2000 at York Minster. In 2001 he took the part of Roger in the play Mouth to Mouth by Kevin Elyot, at the Albery Theatre in London with Lindsay Duncan and Michael Maloney. His most well-known part is perhaps that of the Cardinal in The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster with Janet McTeer at the Royal National Theatre in 2003. Stevenson and his girlfriend Elisabetta Carccia have a son Sebastiano Derek Stevenson, who was born in 2007. Besides acting, he loves art and has a passion for water color painting.


Ray Stevenson - Filmer
Narození:
May 24, 1964 v Lisburn - Northern Ireland - UK
Filmů:
37
Začátky:
v series Hallmark Hall of Fame 1951-12-24
Poslední film:
Film Final Score 2018-09-07
Znáte z
Poster of Thor: Temný svět
Poster of Thor
Poster of Bunkr smrti
Poster of Hallmark Hall of Fame
Filmografie
Film Final Score Arkady 2018-09-07
Film Accident Man Big Ray 2018-02-06
Film Thor: Ragnarok Volstagg 2017-10-25
Film Aliance Marcus Eaton 2016-03-09
Serial Saints & Strangers Stephen Hopkins 2015-11-22
Film Kurýr: Restart Frank Senior 2015-09-03
Film Rezistence Marcus Eaton 2015-03-18
Serial Black Sails Blackbeard 2014-01-25
Film Divergence Marcus Eaton 2014-03-14
Film Sejmi prezidenta Morris 2014-09-05
Film Thor: Temný svět Volstagg 2013-10-29
Film Co čas nezahojil Phillip Bedford 2013-07-25
Film G.I. Joe 2: Odveta Firefly 2013-03-26
Film Thor: From Asgard to Earth Himself 2011-09-13
Film Tři mušketýři Porthos 2011-08-31
Film Thor Volstagg 2011-04-21
Film Sejmout zabijáka Danny Greene 2011-03-10
Film Kniha přežití Redridge 2010-01-11
Film Benga v záloze Roger Wesley 2010-08-06
Film Upírův pomocník Murlaugh 2009-10-23
Film Kat: Válečná zóna Frank Castle / The Punisher 2008-12-05
Film Bunkr smrti D.C. 2008-03-11
Serial Babylon Fields Carl Tiptree 2008-01-01
Film Life Line Peter Brisco 2007-04-24
Serial Dexter Isaak Sirko 2006-10-01
Film Král Artuš Dagonet 2004-07-07
Serial Murphy's Law Unknown 2001-09-24
Serial Waking the Dead Unknown 2000-09-04
Film The Theory of Flight Gigolo 1999-01-22
Serial Dalziel and Pascoe Unknown 1996-03-16
Film Náhlá smrt 1995-10-27
Film The Return of the Native Clym Yeobright 1994-12-04
Serial The Dwelling Place Matthew Turnbull 1994-05-08
Film Dům za všechny peníze Unknown 1986-03-15
Serial Poldové Unknown 1984-10-16
Film Star Wars: Epizoda V - Impérium vrací úder Titus Pullo 1980-05-20
Serial Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24