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Jason Isaacs was born in Liverpool, the third of four children of Sheila (née 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. While at Bristol University, he directed and/or appeared in over 20 ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 3 wins & 13 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 The Infiltrator (post-production)
Mark Jackowski
 2016 London Fields (completed)
Mark Asprey
 2016 Red Dog: True Blue (post-production)
Michael Carter
 2015 Stockholm, Pennsylvania
Benjamin McKay
 2014 Fury
Captain Waggoner
 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
 2011 The Great Ghost Rescue
Narrator (voice)
 2011/I Abduction
Kevin
 2011 Cars 2
Siddeley / Leland Turbo (voice)
 2010 Skeletons
The Colonel
 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
 1998 Divorcing Jack
Cow Pat Keegan
 1996 Guardians
Jim Reed
 1995 Solitaire for 2
Harry
 1994 Shopping
Market Trader
 1989 The Tall Guy
Doctor 2
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(March 1993-June 1993; August 1993-January 1994) He acted in the Royal National Theatre season repertoire at the Laurence Olivier Theatre, Cottesloe Theatre, and Lyttleton Theatre in London, England in William Shakespeare's play, "Macbeth;" Arthur Wing Pinero's play, "Trelawny of the 'Wells'; J.B. Priestley's play, "An ... See more »

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

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5' 11" (1.8 m)
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I imagine like most of us that I'd like obscene amounts of money but the people I met and worked with who have those obscene amounts of money and have obscene amounts of fame have awful lives. Really. I mean hideously compromised lives. And I can go anywhere. No one knows who I am. I can go on the tube and bus and wander through the streets. So I'm quite happy not to get the girl. See more »

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Is an avid comic-book fan and possessed an enormous collection of Marvel and DC titles as a child. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently plays elegant villains

Star Sign:

Gemini

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