Jason Flemyng Poster


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Overview (3)

Born in Putney, London, England, UK
Birth NameJason Iain Flemyng
Height 6' 1" (1.85 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Jason Flemyng was born on September 25, 1966 in Putney, London, England as Jason Iain Flemyng. He is an actor, known for The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008), The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003) and Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (1998). He has been married to Elly Fairman since June 6, 2008.

Spouse (1)

Elly Fairman (6 June 2008 - present)

Trade Mark (1)

Deep smooth voice

Trivia (10)

He speaks French.
He is the son of the Scottish director Gordon Flemyng, who mainly worked in television but is also known for directing the two Doctor Who (1963) cinema films made during the 1960s starring Peter Cushing, Dr. Who and the Daleks (1965) and Daleks' Invasion Earth 2150 A.D. (1966).
It took eight hours to put him into the prosthetic suit for his role as Mr. Hyde in The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003) and three hours to take the suit off.
He once worked as a bar tender.
He attended the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art.
He is part-owner of The Duchess Bar in Battersea, London.
He played the protagonist's father in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008), despite being almost three years younger than Brad Pitt.
With the death of Sir John Mills on April 23, 2005, he is the only one of the seven actors to have played Professor Bernard Quatermass - which he did in The Quatermass Experiment (2005) - who is still alive. Reginald Tate, John Robinson, André Morell, Brian Donlevy and Andrew Keir died in 1955, 1979, 1978, 1972 and 1997 respectively.
He is the father of Noah and Cassius.
He has worked with the Royal Shakesspeare Company in Coriolanus, As You Like It and All's Well That End's Well amongst others.

Personal Quotes (4)

Acting was a way of talking to girls without being cool. Obviously there is the Ginger Freedom Front, but it was a battle until I was about 19 or 20.
My fan website says 'site open since 1987, 37 visitors'. So I've got a very small but very dedicated group of fans I guess.
My skill, which I've mastered, is being slightly out of focus behind really expensive actors.
(On Seed of Chucky (2004)) "I was dressed as Santa, getting killed by a doll, on a set in Romania, thinking: 'Where did it go wrong?'"

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