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Popular British character actor Tom Wilkinson was born in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England in a long line of urban farmers. He is the son of Marjorie (Percival) and Thomas Wilkinson. Economic hardships forced his family to move to Canada for a few years when Wilkinson was a child; after he had returned to England, he attended and graduated from the ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 24 wins & 58 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 This Beautiful Fantastic (post-production)
Alfie Stephenson
 2016 The Choice (post-production)
Dr. Shep
 2016 Carrie Pilby (pre-production)
Mr. Pilby
 2015 Snowden (post-production)
Ewen MacAskill
  Soul Survivor (announced)
Dr. Tomas Levin (rumored)
 2015 Jenny's Wedding
Eddie
 2015 Bone In The Throat
Charlie
 2014 Good People
DI John Halden
 2012/I The Samaritan
Xavier
 2010 Jackboots on Whitehall
Albert / Goebbels (voice)
 2009 44 Inch Chest
Archie
 2005 Separate Lies
James Manning
 2004 Stage Beauty
Thomas Betterton
 2004 If Only
Taxi Driver
 2002 Before You Go
Frank
 2001 Black Knight
Sir Knolte of Marlborough
 2001 Another Life
Mr. Carlton
 2000 Essex Boys
John Dyke
 1999/I Ride with the Devil
Orton Brown
 1999 Molokai
Brother Joseph Dutton
 1998 Jilting Joe
Wyatt
 1998 Rush Hour
Griffin / Juntao
 1997 Oscar and Lucinda
Hugh Stratton
 1997 Smilla's Feeling for Snow
Prof. Loyen
 1994 A Business Affair
Bob
 1994 Royal Deceit
Hardvendel
 1993 In the Name of the Father
Appeal Prosecutor
 1990 Paper Mask
Dr. Thorn
 1985 Bones
Tom
 1985/I Sylvia
Keith Henderson
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Other Works:

He acted in Arthur Miller's play, "The Crucible," in a Royal National Theatre production at the Laurence Olivier Theatre in London, England with Zoe Wanamaker, Michael Bryant, Claire Holman, and David Burke in the cast. Howard Davies was director. See more »

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1 Interview | 3 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Thomas Wilkinson

Height:

6' 1" (1.86 m)
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All good actors are easy to work with. It's the ones that aren't very good who tend to be very difficult. See more »

Trivia:

He was awarded the 1988 London Critics Circle Theatre Award (Drama Theatre Award) for Best Actor for his performance in An Enemy of the People. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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