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Jeremy Northam


Jeremy Philip Northam was born in Cambridge, England to parents John and Rachel, both university professors. John Northam is best known for his translations of Henrik Ibsen. The family moved to Bristol, in 1972, where Jeremy attended Bristol Grammar School. Jeremy graduated from Bedford College, University of London, in 1984 with a bachelor of ... See full bio »
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Known For

The Net
The Net Jack Devlin
(1995)
Cypher
Cypher Morgan Sullivan
(2002)
Mimic
Mimic Dr. Peter Mann
(1997)
The Invasion
The Invasion Tucker Kaufman
(2007)

Filmography

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 2016 Our Kind of Traitor
Aubrey Longrigg
 2014 New Worlds (TV Mini-Series)
Charles II
- Episode #1.4 (2014) ... Charles II
- Episode #1.3 (2014) ... Charles II
- Episode #1.2 (2014) ... Charles II
- Episode #1.1 (2014) ... Charles II
 2009 Glorious 39
Balcombe
 2009 The Payback
 2008 Fiona's Story (TV Movie)
Simon
 2005 Guy X
Col. Woolwrap
 2004 American Masters (TV Series documentary)
Narrator
- Cary Grant: A Class Apart (2004) ... Narrator
 2002 Martin and Lewis (TV Movie)
Dean Martin
 2002 Gosford Park: Deleted Scenes (Video short)
Ivor Novello
 2001 Enigma
Wigram
 1999 Gloria
Kevin
 1998 The Tribe
Jamie
 1997 Amistad
Judge Coglin
 1995 Carrington
Beacus Penrose
 1995 A Village Affair (TV Movie)
Anthony Jordan
 1993 Agatha Christie's Poirot (TV Series)
Hugo Trent
- Dead Man's Mirror (1993) ... Hugo Trent
 1992 A Fatal Inversion (TV Series)
Rufus
- Episode #1.3 (1992) ... Rufus
- Episode #1.2 (1992) ... Rufus
- Episode #1.1 (1992) ... Rufus
 1992 House of Glass (TV Movie)
Gerald Stafford
 1988 Journey's End (TV Movie)
Captain Stanhope
 1988 American Playhouse (TV Series)
Mr. Benson
- Suspicion (1988) ... Mr. Benson
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Other Works:

His credits at London's National Theatre include: Captain Molineux in "The Shaughraun" by (1992), Joseph in "The School For Scandal", Edward in "The Voysey Inheritance" by Harley Granville Barker(1990) and Osric/ Laertes/ Hamlet in "Hamlet" (1989). See more »

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4 Interviews | 1 Article | 1 Pictorial | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

I'd always liked the idea that drama acts at its best as a kind of arena for debate. Not just about the thing itself, but also producing aesthetic, stylistic, political and moral discussions. See more »

Trivia:

While playing the small role of "Osric" and understudying the title role in a 1989 production of "Hamlet", Jeremy replaced star Daniel Day-Lewis when the actor had a total breakdown in mid-performance. See more »

Nickname:

Jer

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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