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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 & 9 nominations. See more awards »

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 2014 Dig (TV Mini-Series) (pre-production)
Peter
 2014 London Fields (post-production)
Mark Asprey
 2014 Rio, I Love You (post-production) (segment "Texas")
 2014 Rosemary's Baby (TV Mini-Series)
Roman Castevet
- Night Two (2014) ... Roman Castevet
- Night One (2014) ... Roman Castevet
 2014 Field of Lost Shoes
John C. Breckinridge
 2014/I Dawn
Dawson
 2014 Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 (Video Game)
Satan (voice)
 2014 Things People Do
Frank McTiernan
 2013 The Legend of Korra (TV Series)
Commander Zhao
- Darkness Falls (2013) ... Commander Zhao (voice)
 2013 A Single Shot
Waylon
 2013 Sweetwater
Prophet Josiah
 2013 The Surgeon General (TV Movie)
Dr. John Sherman
 2012 Kendra (TV Series)
Jeffrey
- Twilight (2012) ... Jeffrey
- Versed (2012) ... Jeffrey
 2011 The Great Ghost Rescue
Narrator (voice)
 2011/I Abduction
Kevin Harper
 2011 El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron (Video Game)
Lucifel (voice)
 2011 Cars 2
Siddeley / Leland Turbo (voice)
 2011 Green Lantern: Emerald Knights (Video)
Sinestro (voice)
 2010 Pleading Guilty (TV Movie)
Mack
 2010 Castlevania: Lords of Shadow (Video Game)
Satan (voice)
 2010 Batman: Under the Red Hood (Video)
Ra's al Ghul (voice)
 2010 Napoleon: Total War (Video Game) (voice)
 2009 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Lucius Malfoy (uncredited)
 2008 The Rain Horse (Short)
John
 2008 Good
Maurice
 2006/I Scars (TV Movie)
Chris
 2005 Tennis, Anyone...?
Johnny Green
 2005 Elektra
DeMarco (uncredited)
 2004 The West Wing (TV Series)
Colin Ayres
- Memorial Day (2004) ... Colin Ayres
- Gaza (2004) ... Colin Ayres
 2004 Future Tactics: The Uprising (Video Game) (voice)
 2002 Reign of Fire (Video Game) (voice)
 2002 High Times Potluck
Arneau
 2002 Resident Evil
Dr. William Birkin / Narrator (uncredited)
 2001 Hotel
Australian Actor
 2001 The Tag (Short)
Robert
 2000 The Sight (TV Movie)
Ghost (uncredited)
 1999 Burn Your Phone (Short)
The Killer
 1998 Divorcing Jack
Cow Pat Keegan
 1998 The Last Don II (TV Mini-Series)
Father Luca Tonarini
- Episode #1.1 (1998) ... Father Luca Tonarini
 1997 The Fix (TV Movie)
Tony Kay
 1996 Guardians
Jim Reed
 1995 A Relative Stranger (TV Movie)
Peter Fraiman
 1995 Loved Up (TV Movie)
Dez 2
 1995 Dangerous Lady (TV Mini-Series)
Michael Ryan
- Episode #1.4 (1995) ... Michael Ryan
- Episode #1.3 (1995) ... Michael Ryan
- Episode #1.2 (1995) ... Michael Ryan
- Episode #1.1 (1995) ... Michael Ryan
 1995 Boon (TV Series)
Mike Puckett
- Thieves Like Us (1995) ... Mike Puckett
 1995 Solitaire for 2
Harry
 1994 Beneath a Steel Sky (Video Game)
Ken (voice, uncredited)
 1994 Shopping
Market Trader
 1992 Inspector Morse (TV Series)
Dr. Desmond Collier
- Cherubim & Seraphim (1992) ... Dr. Desmond Collier
 1992 Taggart (TV Series)
Barr
- Double Exposure (1992) ... Barr
 1991 The Heroic Legend of Arislan
Lajendra (English version, voice)
 1991 Ashenden (TV Mini-Series)
Andrew Lehman
- The Hairless Mexican (1991) ... Andrew Lehman
- The Traitor (1991) ... Andrew Lehman
- The Dark Woman (1991) ... Andrew Lehman
 1991 Eye Contact (TV Movie)
Michael Lewis
 1990 TECX (TV Series)
Edward Latham
- Fall from Grace (1990) ... Edward Latham
 1989 The Tall Guy
Doctor 2
 1989 A Quiet Conspiracy (TV Mini-Series)
Jean-Marc Sammarty
- Episode #1.2 (1989) ... Jean-Marc Sammarty
- Episode #1.1 (1989) ... Jean-Marc Sammarty
 1988 This Is David Lander (TV Series)
Dr. Guy Chadbot
- A Growing Crisis (1988) ... Dr. Guy Chadbot
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Other Works:

Played Vittorio in "1953" by Craig Raine - Almeida Theatre, London (1996). See more »

Publicity Listings:

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 »

Trivia:

Ranked 54 on Empire Magazine's 100 Sexiest Movie Stars. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently plays elegant villains

Star Sign:

Gemini

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