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Rupert Penry-Jones


Rupert Penry-Jones was born on September 22, 1970 in London, England as Rupert William Penry-Jones. He is an actor, known for The Four Feathers (2002), MI-5 (2002) and Persuasion (2007). He has been married to Dervla Kirwan since August 2007. They have two children. See full bio »
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Known For

The Four Feathers
The Four Feathers Tom Willoughby
(2002)
MI-5
MI-5 Adam Carter
(2004-2008)
Persuasion
Persuasion Captain Wentworth
(2007)
Match Point
Match Point Henry
(2005)

Filmography

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  Pegasus Bridge (pre-production)
Colonel Geoffrey Pine-Coffin
 2018 Vita and Virginia (post-production)
Sir Harold Nicolson
 2015-2017 The Strain (TV Series)
Mr. Quinlan
- The Last Stand (2017) ... Mr. Quinlan
- The Traitor (2017) ... Mr. Quinlan
- Extraction (2017) ... Mr. Quinlan
- Ouroboros (2017) ... Mr. Quinlan
- Tainted Love (2017) ... Mr. Quinlan
 2015-2017 Black Sails (TV Series)
Thomas Hamilton
- XXXVIII. (2017) ... Thomas Hamilton
- XIII. (2015) ... Thomas Hamilton
- XII. (2015) ... Thomas Hamilton
- XI. (2015) ... Thomas Hamilton
- X. (2015) ... Thomas Hamilton
 2016 Stan Lee's Lucky Man (TV Series)
Blake
- Episode #3.1 ... Blake
 2015 In Vitro (Short)
Man
 2015 Crown for Christmas (TV Movie)
Max
 2015 Life in Squares (TV Mini-Series)
Duncan Grant
- Episode #1.3 (2015) ... Duncan Grant
- Episode #1.2 (2015) ... Duncan Grant
- Episode #1.1 (2015) ... Duncan Grant
 2014 A Little Chaos
Antoine Lauzun
 2011-2014 Silk (TV Series)
Clive Reader / Clive Reader QC
- Episode #3.6 (2014) ... Clive Reader QC
- Episode #3.5 (2014) ... Clive Reader QC
- Episode #3.4 (2014) ... Clive Reader QC
- Episode #3.3 (2014) ... Clive Reader QC
- Episode #3.2 (2014) ... Clive Reader QC
 2009-2013 Whitechapel (TV Series)
DI Joseph Chandler / DI Joe Chandler / DI Chandler
- Episode #4.6 (2013) ... DI Joseph Chandler
- Episode #4.5 (2013) ... DI Joseph Chandler
- Episode #4.4 (2013) ... DI Joseph Chandler
- Episode #4.3 (2013) ... DI Joseph Chandler
- Episode #4.2 (2013) ... DI Joseph Chandler
 2012 The Last Weekend (TV Mini-Series)
Ollie
- Sunday/Monday (2012) ... Ollie
- Saturday (2012) ... Ollie
- Friday (2012) ... Ollie
 2012 Treasure Island (TV Movie)
Squire Trelawney
 2012 Red Tails
Campbell (as Rupert Perry Jones)
 2010 Masterpiece Classic (TV Series)
Richard Hannay
- The 39 Steps (2010) ... Richard Hannay
 2008 The 39 Steps (TV Movie)
Richard Hannay
 2004-2008 MI-5 (TV Series)
Adam Carter
- Episode #7.1 (2008) ... Adam Carter
- Episode #6.10 (2007) ... Adam Carter
- Episode #6.9 (2007) ... Adam Carter
- Episode #6.8 (2007) ... Adam Carter
- Episode #6.7 (2007) ... Adam Carter
 2008 Burn Up (TV Mini-Series)
Tom
- Episode #1.2 (2008) ... Tom
- Episode #1.1 (2008) ... Tom
 2007 Joe's Palace (TV Movie)
Richard Reece
 2007 Persuasion (TV Movie)
Captain Wentworth
 2006 Krakatoa: Volcano of Destruction (TV Movie)
Willem Beijerinck
 2005 Match Point
Henry
 2005 Casanova (TV Mini-Series)
Grimani
- Episode #1.3 (2005) ... Grimani
- Episode #1.2 (2005) ... Grimani
- Episode #1.1 (2005) ... Grimani
 2003 Agatha Christie's Poirot (TV Series)
Roddy Winter
- Sad Cypress (2003) ... Roddy Winter
 2003 Cambridge Spies (TV Mini-Series)
Donald Maclean
- Episode #1.4 (2003) ... Donald Maclean
- Episode #1.3 (2003) ... Donald Maclean
- Episode #1.2 (2003) ... Donald Maclean
- Episode #1.1 (2003) ... Donald Maclean
 2002 A Family Man
Tarquin
 2002 The Four Feathers
Tom Willoughby
 2001 Charlotte Gray
Peter Gregory (as Rupert Penry Jones)
 2000 North Square (TV Series)
Alex Hay
- Episode #1.10 (2000) ... Alex Hay
- Episode #1.9 (2000) ... Alex Hay
- Episode #1.8 (2000) ... Alex Hay
- Episode #1.7 (2000) ... Alex Hay
- Episode #1.6 (2000) ... Alex Hay
 1999 Virtual Sexuality
Jake
 1998 Still Crazy
Young Ray
 1998 Hilary and Jackie
Piers Du Pré
 1998 The Tribe
Dietrich
 1997 The Moth (TV Movie)
Stanley Thorman
 1997 The Prince of Hearts (TV Movie)
The Prince
 1997 Food of Love
Head office
 1997 Bent
Guard on Road (as Rupert Penry Jones)
 1997 Jane Eyre (TV Movie)
St John Rivers
 1996 Faith in the Future (TV Series)
Sam
- A Knight Out (1996) ... Sam
- The Big Test (1996) ... Sam
 1996 The Ring (TV Movie)
Gerhard von Gotthard
 1996 Cold Lazarus (TV Mini-Series)
Policeman / Militiaman
- Episode #1.4 (1996) ... Policeman / Militiaman
- Episode #1.3 (1996) ... Policeman / Militiaman
 1996 Kavanagh QC (TV Series)
Lt. Ralph Kinross
- The Burning Deck (1996) ... Lt. Ralph Kinross
 1995 Absolutely Fabulous (TV Series)
Boy at Party
- The End (1995) ... Boy at Party
 1995 Cold Comfort Farm (TV Movie)
Dick Hawk-Monitor
 1994 French and Saunders (TV Series)
Stage Manager
- French and Saunders Christmas Carol (1994) ... Stage Manager
 1994 Fatherland (TV Movie)
Jost (as Rupert Penry Jones)
 1994 Black Beauty
Wild-Looking Young Man
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Played Boy in "The Play About The Baby", a new play by Edward Albee - Malvern Festival, Festival Theatre, Worcestershire / Almeida Theatre, London (1998). See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Rupert Penry Jones | Rupert Perry Jones

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

It's always nice to have people say you're good-looking. But I do get told I'm not right for parts because I'm too good-looking. See more »

Trivia:

He is the narrator of "The Flashman Papers" on audio CD. He is also the narrator of the the audio-books to Philippa Gregory's "The Virgin's Lover" and Ann Widdecombe's "Father Figure". See more »

Nickname:

Roo

Star Sign:

Virgo

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