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Jason Isaacs was born in Liverpool, the third of four children of Sheila (Nathan) and Eric Isaacs. His parents were both from Jewish families (from Eastern Europe). He studied Law at Bristol University and graduated in 1985 with a degree in law but decided to study acting. Whilst at Bristol University he directed and/or appeared in over 20 ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 win & 12 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 London Fields (post-production)
Mark Asprey
 2014 Fury
Captain Waggoner
 2014 John Wick
David (uncredited)
 2014 Rio, I Love You
O "Gringo" (segment "Texas")
 2014 Field of Lost Shoes
John C. Breckinridge
 2014/I Dawn
Dawson
 2014 After The Fall
Frank McTiernan
 2013 A Single Shot
Waylon
 2013 Sweetwater
Prophet Josiah
 2011 The Great Ghost Rescue
Narrator (voice)
 2011 Cars 2
Siddeley / Leland Turbo (voice)
 2010 Skeletons
The Colonel
 2008 The Rain Horse (Short)
John
 2008 Good
Maurice
 2007 Grindhouse
Bearded Man (segment "Don't") (uncredited)
 2005 Tennis, Anyone...?
Johnny Green
 2005 Elektra
DeMarco (uncredited)
 2002 High Times Potluck
Arneau
 2002 Passionada
Charles Beck
 2002 Windtalkers
Major Mellitz
 2002 Resident Evil
Dr. William Birkin / Narrator (uncredited)
 2001 Hotel
Australian Actor
 2001 The Tag (Short)
Robert
 1999 Burn Your Phone (Short)
The Killer
 1998 Divorcing Jack
Cow Pat Keegan
 1996 Guardians
Jim Reed
 1995 Solitaire for 2
Harry
 1994 Shopping
Market Trader
 1991 The Heroic Legend of Arislan
Lajendra (1993) (English version, voice)
 1989 The Tall Guy
Doctor 2
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Appeared in "East" by Steven Berkoff - UK tour (1999). See more »

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5 Interviews | 4 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Personal Quote:

On the Harry Potter books by J. K. Rowling: "I went off and read the books after the audition and I read all four books in one sitting - you know - didn't wash, didn't eat, drove around with them on the steering wheel like a lunatic. I suddenly understood why my friends, who I'd thought where slightly backward, had been so addicted to these children's books. They're like crack." See more »

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Speaks Spanish fluently. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently plays elegant villains

Star Sign:

Gemini

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