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Dominic West


Dominic West was born on October 15, 1969 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England as Dominic Gerard Fe West. He is an actor and director, known for 300 (2006), The Wire (2002) and Chicago (2002). He has been married to Catherine Fitzgerald since June 26, 2010. They have four children. See full bio »
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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 7 wins & 11 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

300
300 Theron
(2006)
The Wire
The Wire Det. James 'Jimmy' McNulty / Off. James 'Jimmy' McNulty
(2002-2008)
Chicago
Chicago Fred Casely
(2002)
John Carter
John Carter Sab Than
(2012)

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  The Square (filming)
Julian
 2016 Finding Dory
Rudder (voice)
 2016 Money Monster
Walt Camby
 2014/I Pride
Jonathan
 2013 Burton and Taylor (TV Movie)
Richard Burton
 2013 Boy Cried Wolf (Short)
Hughie
 2013 The Girl with the Mechanical Maiden (Short)
Inventor
 2011 Arthur Christmas
Lead Elf (voice)
 2011 Johnny English Reborn
Simon Ambrose
 2011 Appropriate Adult (TV Mini-Series)
Fred West
- Episode #1.2 (2011) ... Fred West
- Episode #1.1 (2011) ... Fred West
 2010 Jackboots on Whitehall
Fiske (voice)
 2009 Breaking the Mould (TV Movie)
Howard Florey
 2008/I Hold On (Short)
Delivery Man
 2006 300
Theron
 2006 Stingray (Short)
Luther
 2002 Ten Minutes Older: The Cello
Young Man (segment "About Time 2")
 2000 28 Days
Jasper
 1998 Out of Hours (TV Mini-Series)
Dr. Paul Featherstone
 1997 Diana & Me
Rob Naylor
 1996 True Blue
Donald MacDonald
 1996 E=mc2
Spike
 1991 3 Joes (Short)
Joe Smoker
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Other Works:

: Plays Edward Voysey in "The Voysey Inheritance" by Harley Granville Barker (National Theatre, London). See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 2 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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If you turn on American TV, there's a huge choice of nothing you want to see and, unfortunately, I think that's the case here now as well. I love costume drama, no-one does it like the BBC - no-one has the money to do it, first of all and, secondly, Americans don't have the history to do it. So we do it brilliantly but if you talk to any BBC producers, they abhor the fact... they're dying to do ... See more »

Trivia:

Was one of seven children - five girls, two boys - born to George and Moya West - his parents divorced in 1996. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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