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British actor Clive Owen is one of a handful of stars who handles artistically challenging roles and as well as tough guys in big-budget shoot 'em ups - including, appropriately, the campy, trigger-happy Shoot 'Em Up (2007) - with equal measures of grace and skill. Owen typically is cast as characters whose primary traits are a balance of physical... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 18 wins & 17 nominations. See more awards »

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 2013 Words and Pictures
Jack Marcus
 2013/I Blood Ties
Chris
 2012 Being: Liverpool (TV Series)
Narrator
- Silver Shovel (2012) ... Narrator (voice)
 2012 Shadow Dancer
Mac
 2010/I Trust
Will
 2007 Hypnôse homme (TV Short)
 2006 The Pink Panther
Nigel Boswell / Agent 006 (uncredited)
 2005 Sin City
Dwight
 2004/I Closer
Larry
 2002 Ticker (Short)
Driver
 2002 Beat the Devil (Short)
Driver
 2002 Hostage (Short)
The Driver
 2001 Powder Keg (Short)
The Driver
 2001/I Star (Short)
Driver
 2001 The Follow (Short)
The Driver
 2001 Chosen (Short)
The Driver
 2001 Ambush (Short)
Driver
 2000 Greenfingers
Colin Briggs
 1999 Second Sight (TV Movie)
DCI Ross Tanner
 1999 Split Second (TV Movie)
Michael Anderson
 1998 The Echo (TV Movie)
Michael Deacon
 1997 Bent
Max
 1996 Sharman (TV Series)
Nick Sharman
- Episode #1.4 (1996) ... Nick Sharman
- Episode #1.3 (1996) ... Nick Sharman
- Episode #1.2 (1996) ... Nick Sharman
- Episode #1.1 (1996) ... Nick Sharman
 1996 The Rich Man's Wife
Jake Golden
 1995 Bad Boy Blues (TV Movie)
Paul
 1994 The Return of the Native (TV Movie)
Damon Wildeve
 1994 Doomsday Gun (TV Movie)
Dov
 1994 An Evening with Gary Lineker (TV Movie)
Bill
 1994 Nobody's Children (TV Movie)
Corneliu Bratu
 1993 Century
Paul Reisner
 1993 The Magician (TV Movie)
Det. Con. George Byrne
 1993 Class of '61 (TV Movie)
Devin O'Neil
 1991 Close My Eyes
Richard
 1990-1991 Chancer (TV Series)
Derek Love / Stephen Crane
- Sacrifice (1991) ... Derek Love
- Fall (1991) ... Derek Love
- Blood (1991) ... Derek Love
- Remembrance (1991) ... Derek Love
- Secrets (1991) ... Derek Love
 1990 Lorna Doone (TV Movie)
John Ridd
 1989 Precious Bane (TV Movie)
Gideon Sarn
 1988 Boon (TV Series)
Geoff
- Peacemaker (1988) ... Geoff
 1988 Vroom
Jake
 1987 Rockliffe's Babies (TV Series)
PC Parslew
- Up the Down Escalator (1987) ... PC Parslew
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Other Works:

He acted in Noel Coward's play, "Design for Living," at the Donmar Warehouse Theatre in London, England with Rachel Weisz and Paul Rhys in the cast. Sean Mathias was director. See more »

Publicity Listings:

10 Interviews | 13 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 10 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

I got in a cab in Glasgow years ago and this quite surly cabdriver says to me, 'You're that actor, aren't you? You get paid to lie, don't you? That's what actors are, aren't they? Professional bullsh***ers.' It had quite an effect on me. I f***ing get paid to lie. . . . I walked out of there and I spent a bit of time thinking about it. And then I realized I think it's the opposite: It's an ... See more »

Trivia:

When his Beyond Borders (2003) co-star Angelina Jolie told him he looked sexy, she says, he "fell over laughing". See more »

Trademark:

Frequently plays tough characters who use intelligence rather than strength See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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