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Toby Stephens

Toby Stephens began his acting career while a stagehand at the Chichester Festival Theatre, in end-of-season productions mounted by the crew. In his brief professional career, he has already won the Sir John Gielgud Prize for Best Actor and the Ian Charleson Award for his performance in the title role of "Coriolanus" at the Royal Shakespeare ... See full bio »
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 2016/III The Journey (post-production)
Tony Blair
 2014-2015 Black Sails (TV Series)
Captain Flint
- XVIII. (2015) ... Captain Flint
- XVII. (2015) ... Captain Flint
- XVI. (2015) ... Captain Flint
- XV. (2015) ... Captain Flint
- XIV. (2015) ... Captain Flint
 2013/I Believe
Dr. Farquar
 2013 All Things to All Men
 2012 007 Legends (Video Game)
Gustav Graves (voice)
 2012 Inspector Lewis (TV Series)
David Connelly
- Generation of Vipers (2012) ... David Connelly
 2011 Law & Order: UK (TV Series)
Martin Middlebrook
- Trial (2011) ... Martin Middlebrook
 2010 The Lost Explorer (Short)
Gerald Piker-Smith
 2010 Agatha Christie's Marple (TV Series)
George Pritchard
- The Blue Geranium (2010) ... George Pritchard
 2008 Wired (TV Mini-Series)
Crawford Hill
 2007/I One Day (Short)
Mr. Buckel
 2007 The Wild West (TV Mini-Series)
George Custer
 2006 Jane Eyre (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.4 (2006) ... Rochester
- Episode #1.3 (2006) ... Rochester
- Episode #1.2 (2006) ... Rochester
- Episode #1.1 (2006) ... Rochester
 2006 Severance
 2006 Revealed (TV Series documentary)
- The Umbrella Assassin (2006) ... Narrator (voice)
 2006 Dark Corners
Dr. Woodleigh
 2006 Sharpe's Challenge (TV Movie)
 2006/I The Best Man (TV Movie)
Peter Tremaine
 2005 The Queen's Sister (TV Movie)
Tony Armstrong Jones
 2005 Waking the Dead (TV Series)
Dr. Nick Henderson
- Subterraneans: Part 2 (2005) ... Dr. Nick Henderson
- Subterraneans: Part 1 (2005) ... Dr. Nick Henderson
 2005 The Rising: Ballad of Mangal Pandey
Captain William Gordon
 2005 Midsummer Dream
Demetrius (English version, voice)
 2004 London (TV Movie)
 2004 Terkel in Trouble
Justin (English version, voice)
 2003 Agatha Christie: Poirot (TV Series)
Philip Blake
- Five Little Pigs (2003) ... Philip Blake
 2003 Cambridge Spies (TV Mini-Series)
Kim Philby
- Episode #1.4 (2003) ... Kim Philby
- Episode #1.3 (2003) ... Kim Philby
- Episode #1.2 (2003) ... Kim Philby
- Episode #1.1 (2003) ... Kim Philby
 2002 Napoléon (TV Mini-Series)
Tsar Alexandre I
- 1807-1812 (2002) ... Tsar Alexandre I (uncredited)
 2002 Possession
Fergus Wolfe
 2001 Perfect Strangers (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.3 (2001) ... Charles
- Episode #1.2 (2001) ... Charles
- Episode #1.1 (2001) ... Charles
 2000 The Announcement
 2000 The Great Gatsby (TV Movie)
Jay Gatsby
 1999 Onegin
 1999 Sunset Heights
Luke Bradley
 1997 Photographing Fairies
Charles Castle
 1992 Orlando
 1992 The Camomile Lawn (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.3 (1992) ... Oliver
- Episode #1.2 (1992) ... Oliver
- Episode #1.1 (1992) ... Oliver
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Other Works:

He acted in Tennessee Williams' play, "A Streetcar Named Desire," in a Peter Hall Company production at the Theatre Royal Haymarket in London, England with Jessica Lange, Sandra Dickinson, Christian Burgess, and Imogen Stubbs in the cast. See more »

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1 Interview | 8 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


5' 11" (1.8 m)

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Some men are into Hollywood glamor stuff and some are not.


His family has been involved in three of Britain's most successful literary and film franchises. Toby played a James Bond villain in Die Another Day (2002), and later went on to play Bond himself on the radio. His father, Robert Stephens, played Aragorn from The Lord of the Rings on the radio. His mother, Maggie Smith, plays Professor McGonagall in the Harry Potter films. See more »

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