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Jared Francis Harris was born in London, England. He is the son of Irish actor Richard Harris and Welsh actress Elizabeth Harris (Elizabeth Rees), and brother of Damian Harris and Jamie Harris. Despite his lineage, Jared showed little interest in becoming an actor, until he was cast in a college production while attending North Carolina's Duke ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 4 wins & 9 nominations. See more awards »

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Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows
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 2016 Allied (post-production)
Frank Heslop
 2016 The Last Face
Dr. John Farber
 2016 Certain Women
 2015 Baby, Baby, Baby
Incredible Shrinking Stan
 2014 The Quiet Ones
Professor Joseph Coupland
 2014/I Pompeii
 2013 The Devil's Violinist
 2010 Extraordinary Measures
Dr. Kent Webber
 2007 32A
Ruth's Father
 2006 Cashback
Alex Proud (uncredited)
 2006 Lady in the Water
Goatee Smoker
 2002 Mr. Deeds
Mac McGrath
 2002 Dummy
 2001 Perfume
 2000 Bullfighter
 2000 How to Kill Your Neighbor's Dog
False Peter
 2000 Shadow Magic
Raymond Wallace
 1999 Lush
W. Firmin Carter
 1999 The Weekend
John Kerr
 1998 B. Monkey
Alan Furnace
 1998 The Eternal
 1998 Lulu on the Bridge
Alvin Shine (DVD deleted scene) (uncredited)
 1998 Happiness
 1997 Chinese Box
 1997 White Lies
Jacob Reese
 1997 Fathers' Day
 1997 Gold in the Streets
 1997 Sunday
 1995 Smoke
Jimmy Rose
 1994 Nadja
 1994 Natural Born Killers
London Boy
 1992 The Public Eye
Danny the Doorman
 1992 The Last of the Mohicans
British Lieutenant
 1989 The Rachel Papers
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Appearing as "Felix Humble" in "Humble Boy" in New York City's Manhattan Theatre Club. See more »


5' 11¾" (1.82 m)

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[on his father] He enjoyed conflict and argument, in fact his mind was at its clearest when he was in an argument. See more »


Spent a lot of time in the Bahamas as a child. See more »


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