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Sam Riley was born on January 8, 1980 in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England. He is an actor, known for Control (2007), Maleficent (2014) and On the Road (2012). He has been married to Alexandra Maria Lara since August 2009. They have one child. See full bio »
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Known For

Control
Control Ian Curtis
(2007)
Maleficent
Maleficent Diaval
(2014)
On the Road
On the Road Sal Paradise / Jack Kerouac
(2012)
13
13 Vince Ferro
(2010)

Filmography

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 2016 Free Fire (completed)
 2016 Tinkershrimp & Dutch (TV Series)
Michael the Fowl
- Time to Be Cool (2016) ... Michael the Fowl
- Time to Get Real (2016) ... Michael the Fowl
- Time to Get Fit (2016) ... Michael the Fowl
- Time to Get a Job (2016) ... Michael the Fowl
- Time to Be Polite (2016) ... Michael the Fowl
 2012 Byzantium
Darvell
 2011 Woman in Love
Wagenmeister
 2010/I 13
Vince Ferro
 2008 Franklyn
Milo
 2007 Sound (TV Movie)
Shay
 2002 Lenny Blue (TV Movie)
James Milton
 2002 Tough Love (TV Movie)
James Milton
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Other Works:

Appeared on "Shadowplay" music video from The Killers, which is the soundtrack of control (2007) See more »

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2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

6' 0½" (1.84 m)
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Part of what makes your performances more convincing is that your own image isn't getting in the way. And the more you can keep it like that, the better for your work and your state of mind. See more »

Trivia:

Lead singer of the band 10,000 Things, signed to Domino Records between 2003-2006. His brother George Riley played Bass. See more »

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