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Paul Bettany

Paul Bettany was born in Harlesden, London, England, into a theatre family. His father, Thane Bettany, is still an actor, but his mother, Anne Kettle, has retired from acting. His maternal grandmother, Olga Gwynne (her maiden and stage name), was a successful actress, while his maternal grandfather, Lesley Kettle, was a musician and promoter. He ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 6 wins & 18 nominations. See more awards »

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A Beautiful Mind
Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World
The Avengers
The Avengers Jarvis
The Da Vinci Code


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 2015/I Legend
Charlie Richardson (uncredited)
 2015 Mortdecai
 2013 Iron Man 3
JARVIS (voice)
 2012/I Blood
Joe Fairburn
 2012 The Avengers
Jarvis (voice)
 2011 Priest
 2010 Iron Man 2
JARVIS (voice)
 2010 Legion
 2008 Broken Lines
 2008 Iron Man
JARVIS (voice)
 2004 Euston Road (Short)
 2002/II The Reckoning
 2002 The Heart of Me
 2001 Kiss Kiss (Bang Bang)
 2000 Dead Babies
 2000 The Suicide Club
 1999 After the Rain
Steph Oosthuizen
 1999 Every Woman Knows a Secret (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.3 (1999) ... Rob
- Episode #1.2 (1999) ... Rob
- Episode #1.1 (1999) ... Rob
 1998 Killer Net (TV Mini-Series)
Joe Hunter
- Episode #1.4 (1998) ... Joe Hunter
 1998 Coming Home (TV Series)
Edward Carey-Lewis
- Episode #1.2 (1998) ... Edward Carey-Lewis
- Episode #1.1 (1998) ... Edward Carey-Lewis
 1998 The Land Girls
 1997 Bent
 1996 The Bill (TV Series)
Jake Connolly
- The Right Thing (1996) ... Jake Connolly
 1994 Wycliffe (TV Series)
Ian Greaves
- The Pea Green Boat (1994) ... Ian Greaves
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Appeared in "One More Wasted Year" by Christophe Pellet - Royal Court Theatre, London (1997). See more »

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6' 3½" (1.92 m)

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Recalling once attending a photo-shoot with Connelly where she was asked to wear just a bra: And she said, 'No, no, not gonna do it,' and so they asked her to wear a man's dinner jacket. And I'm thinking, 'How many times have I seen this, you unimaginative bastards?' So she does it, and then the magazine cover gets pulled, 'cos she wouldn't wear the bra. Because that's what's men's magazines that... See more »


He and his wife Jennifer Connelly have played characters in films based on Marvel comic book characters. Bettany plays the voice of "Jarvis" in the "Iron Man" films as well as the live-action role of "Vision" in Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015). Connelly played Betty Ross, the love interest of Bruce Banner in Hulk (2003). See more »


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