It ran at Trafalgar Studios from 16 January to 11 April 2015. He went to St Thomas Aquinas Secondary in Jordanhill, ... Another [13] McAvoy has a younger sister named Joy and a younger half-brother named Donald. While the film is based on factual events of Amin's rule, the details of the story and the character McAvoy played are fictional and adapted from Giles Foden's 1998 novel. A chef and his restaurant-hostess wife resort to murder to take ownership of a high-class Glaswegian restaurant. Not good at their job, not good at anything, just hugely famous. Listado de películas de James McAvoy. In 2012, McAvoy was cast as Bruce Robertson in Filth, an adaptation of an Irvine Welsh novel of the same name. Cesta Hola Elige tu dirección ... Brian (James McAvoy) is from a working class family living in a sleepy seaside town in England. 6,7. [6] McAvoy starred in the crime comedy-drama film Filth (2013), for which he won Best Actor in the British Independent Film Awards. [86] On 13 May 2016, the couple jointly announced their decision to divorce. [27], In 2003, McAvoy appeared in the Sci Fi Channel miniseries Frank Herbert's Children of Dune, adapted from Frank Herbert's novels. Descubre todas las películas y series de la filmografía de James McAvoy. See all photos. Although he did not read the piece, McAvoy heard about it and was unmoved. [28] More work came for him when he accepted the role of an unprincipled reporter in 2003's State of Play. Contact ... James McAvoy, and more. [94] Additionally, McAvoy is a celebrity supporter of the British Red Cross with whom he travelled to Uganda to raise awareness of the projects there. [57][58] While shooting action scenes for Wanted, he suffered several injuries, including a twisted ankle and an injured knee. This was followed by a supporting role, as the faun Mr. Tumnus, in The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005). The critically acclaimed romantic drama war film Atonement (2007) earned him a Golden Globe Award nomination and his second BAFTA nomination. [10], McAvoy was born in Glasgow[11] on 21 April 1979,[12] the son of psychiatric nurse Elizabeth (née Johnstone; died 2018) and builder James McAvoy Sr.[13][14] He was brought up as a Roman Catholic. The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby Género: Drama Dirigida por: Ned Benson Reparto: Jessica Chastain, James McAvoy, Bill Hader, Viola Davis, William Hurt, Ciarán Hinds, Archie Panjabi, Isabelle Huppert [95] In February 2007, he visited northern Uganda and spent four days seeing projects supported by the British Red Cross. The well-received six-part British drama serial tells the story of a newspaper's investigation into the death of a young woman and was broadcast on BBC One. After graduating in 2000, he moved to London. [17][18] In a 2006 interview, McAvoy said that he considered becoming a priest as a child because it seemed to be a way to explore the world via missionary work. McAvoy kept declining them, however, and it was not until six years later that the two worked together. 2019. McAvoy starred in the fantasy adventure film made by Andrew Adamson and based on C. S. Lewis's children's novel as Tumnus, a faun who befriends Lucy Pevensie (played by Georgie Henley) and joins Aslan (Liam Neeson)'s forces. In 2019, he reprised his role as Crumb in Glass,[82] and then returned as Professor X in the film Dark Phoenix.[83]. It's an amazing role and I really wanted it. [65] In 2009, McAvoy voiced Angelina's father, Maurice Mouseling, in the television series, Angelina Ballerina: The Next Steps. at the Disco, Creative Team Behind "Dark Phoenix" Blu-ray, Record Breaker Week/James McAvoy/Antoni Porowski/Buddy Valastro/Goo Goo Dolls, Guest Co-Host Christian Slater/Viola Davis/James McAvoy, Guest Co-Host Christian Slater/Matthew McConaughey/James McAvoy, Guest Co-Host Fred Savage/Anna Paquin/James McAvoy, James McAvoy/Stephen King/Vampire Weekend, James McAvoy/Sonequa Martin-Green/Kane Brown, James McAvoy/Nick Swardson/Physicist Brian Greene, Peter Capaldi/The Stars of X-Men: Apocalypse, STAN LEE'S MARVEL-OUS LEGACY: Thor, Doctor Strange, Iron Man, Spider-Man, Dark Phoenix/I Am Mother/Pavarotti/Papi Chulo, X-Men: Apocalypse/Alice Through the Looking Glass/The Do-Over. Based on the Marvel Comics and a prequel to the film series, it focuses on the relationship between Professor X and Magneto and the origin of their groups. He had become involved with the charity after shooting The Last King of Scotland there for several months and was shocked by what he saw. [13] He attended the Catholic St Thomas Aquinas Secondary School in the Jordanhill area of Glasgow and briefly considered joining the priesthood. 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[47] Also starring Christina Ricci, it generated polarised reviews. Since 2019, he has played Lord Asriel Belacqua in the BBC/HBO fantasy series His Dark Materials. In it, the actor was cast as one of the two principal characters: a maverick with duchenne muscular dystrophy. [76] He performed the male lead in radio play adaptation of Neverwhere written by Neil Gaiman. [38] That succeeding year he also accepted the principal role of Brian Jackson, a nerdy university student who wins a place on a University Challenge quiz team in the mid-1980s, in Starter for 10. McAvoy was born on 21 April 1979 in Glasgow, Scotland, to Elizabeth (née Johnstone), a nurse, and ... Born: April 21, 1979 Photos. [75] It was also announced that he would co-star with Jessica Chastain in a double-feature film project, The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby. [41] McAvoy portrayed a Scottish doctor who becomes the personal physician to dictator Idi Amin (played by Whitaker) while in Uganda.