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Ben Daniels

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Ben Daniels (born 10 June 1964) is a British actor. A graduate of the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA), he has taken on roles in numerous productions. On television he has appeared in, among other shows, The Lost Language of Cranes (1991), Conspiracy (2001), Cutting It (2002–2005), Ian Fleming: Bondmaker (2005), The Virgin Queen (2005) and The State Within (2006). On the silver screen, Daniels has appeared mostly in supporting roles, including parts in The Bridge (1992), Beautiful Thing (1996), I Want You (1998), Madeline (1998) and Doom (2005). An exception was the 1997 independent film Passion in the Desert, based on a short story by novelist Honoré de Balzac. Daniels has had most success with theatre work. He was nominated for Best Actor at the Evening Standard Awards for 900 Oneonta (1994), for Best Actor in the M.E.N. Theatre Awards for Martin Yesterday (1998), and for Best Supporting Actor in the 15th Laurence Olivier Awards for Never the Sinner (1991). He eventually won the latter award at the 25th Laurence Olivier Awards (2001), as well as the Best Supporting Actor award at the 2001 Whatsonstage.com Theatregoers' Choice Theatre Awards, for his performance in the Arthur Miller play All My Sons. Other theatre credits include Tales From Hollywood (2001), Three Sisters (2003), Iphigenia at Aulis (2004), The God of Hell (2005), The Wild Duck (2005–2006) and Thérèse Raquin (2006). In 2008 Daniels made his Broadway début with American actress Laura Linney in a revival of Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Dangerous Liaisons), for which he was nominated for a Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Play. Description above from the Wikipedia article Ben Daniels, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Jun 10, 1964 In Nuneaton, Warwickshire, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
39
First Appeared:
In the movie The Desperate Women 1955-01-01
Latest Project:
Movie Rogue One: A Star Wars Story 2016-12-14
Known For
Poster of The Exception
Poster of The Wipers Times
Poster of Jack the Giant Slayer
Poster of Outside Edge
Filmography
Movie Rogue One: A Star Wars Story General Merrick 2016-12-14
Series The Exorcist Father Marcus Brennan 2016-09-23
Movie The Exception Col Sigurd von Ilsemann 2016-09-12
Series Flesh and Bone Paul 2015-11-08
Series Casanova Francois-Joachim de Bernis 2015-08-07
Movie Luna Grant 2014-09-26
Series Jamaica Inn Francis Davey 2014-04-21
Movie Locke Gareth (voice) 2014-04-10
Movie Jack the Giant Slayer Fumm 2013-02-27
Movie The Wipers Times Lieutenant Colonel Howfield 2013-09-11
Movie The Last Days of Lehman Brothers John Thain 2009-09-09
Series The Last Days of Lehman Brothers 2009-09-09
Series Moving On John Murphy 2009-05-18
Series Law & Order: UK Unknown 2009-02-23
Series The Passion 2008-03-16
Movie Who Killed Mrs De Ropp? Saki 2007-05-02
Series The State Within Unknown 2006-11-02
Series The Virgin Queen 2006-01-22
Movie Ian Fleming: Bondmaker Ian Fleming 2005-08-28
Movie Doom Goat 2005-10-20
Movie The Virgin Queen Francis Walsingham 2005-11-13
Series Spooks Unknown 2002-05-13
Series Cutting It 2002-04-16
Series Real Men 2002-03-13
Movie Conspiracy 2001-05-19
Movie Married/Unmarried Danny 2001-02-07
Movie Britannic Townsend 2000-01-09
Movie Madeline Leopold the Tutor 1998-07-10
Movie I Want You Bob 1998-02-15
Movie Passion in the Desert Augustin Robert 1997-08-31
Movie David Jonatan 1997-03-23
Movie Beautiful Thing Tony 1996-06-21
Series Silent Witness Unknown 1996-02-21
Series Outside Edge 1994-03-24
Series A Touch of Frost Unknown 1992-10-30
Movie The Lost Language of Cranes Robin Bradley 1992-02-09
Series The Paradise Club Unknown 1989-09-19
Movie Wish You Were Here Maisie Mathews 1987-07-24
Movie The Desperate Women Captain Dawson 1955-01-01