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Bill Nighy

William Francis "Bill" Nighy (pronounced /ˈnaɪ/ ny; born 12 December 1949) is a British actor and comedian. He worked in theatre and television before his first cinema role in 1981, and made his name in television with The Men's Room in 1991, in which he played the womanizer Prof. Mark Carleton, whose extra-marital affairs kept him "vital". He became known around the world in 2003 as Billy Mack, the aging pop star in Love Actually, and in the same year played James Mortmain, the eccentric husband struggling to keep his family afloat in a decaying English castle, in I Capture the Castle. He is also known for his roles in the films Underworld, Shaun of the Dead, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Pirates of the Caribbean, Hot Fuzz, Valkyrie, G-Force and provided voice talents in the films The Magic Roundabout, Flushed Away and Rango. He recently played Rufus Scrimgeour in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Bill Nighy is a Patron and supporter of the artistic collective The Factory Theatre Company alongside other actors such as Mark Rylance, Ewan McGregor and Richard Wilson. Other notable members include founder Alex Hassell, Catherine Bailey and Alan Morrissey. Description above from the Wikipedia article Bill Nighy, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Dec 12, 1949 In Surrey, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Agony 1979-03-11
Latest Project:
Series Ordeal by Innocence 2018-04-01
Known For
Poster of The Big Art Project
Poster of The Inspector Lynley Mysteries
Poster of The Last Place on Earth
Poster of Fox
Series Ordeal by Innocence Leo Argyll 2018-04-01
Pelicula Su mejor historia Ambrose Hilliard 2017-04-06
Pelicula Okja 2017-06-28
Pelicula Red Nose Day Actually Billy Mack 2017-03-24
Pelicula La librería Mr. Brundish 2017-11-10
Pelicula Los misteriosos asesinatos de Limehouse John Kildare 2017-09-08
Pelicula Norman del norte Socrates (voice) 2016-01-14
Pelicula Dad's Army: El pelotón rechazado Sergeant Wilson 2016-02-05
Pelicula El nuevo exótico hotel Marigold Douglas Ainslie 2015-02-26
Pelicula A Grand Night In: The Story of Aardman Himself 2015-12-26
Pelicula Yo, Frankenstein Naberius 2014-01-22
Pelicula Islas Turcas y Caicos Johnny Worricker 2014-03-20
Pelicula Pride (Orgullo) Cliff 2014-09-12
Pelicula Arrasando el campo de batalla Johnny Worricker 2014-03-27
Pelicula National Theatre Live: Skylight Tom Sergeant 2014-10-23
Pelicula Una cuestión de tiempo Dad 2013-08-16
Pelicula Jack, el cazagigantes General Fallon 2013-02-27
Pelicula Bienvenidos al fin del mundo The Network (voice) 2013-11-29
Pelicula Ira de titanes Hephaestus 2012-03-27
Pelicula Total Recall (Desafío total) Matthias 2012-08-02
Pelicula London: The Modern Babylon Quotations spoken by 2012-08-03
Pelicula Chalet Girl Richard Madsen 2011-02-02
Pelicula Rango Rattlesnake Jake (voice) 2011-03-02
Pelicula Arthur Christmas: Operación regalo Grandsanta (voice) 2011-02-22
Pelicula Astonish Me The Professor 2011-07-26
Pelicula Entre líneas Johnny Worricker 2011-08-28
Pelicula El exótico Hotel Marigold Douglas Ainslie 2011-11-28
Pelicula Blanco escurridizo Victor Maynard 2010-06-17
Pelicula Harry Potter y las reliquias de la muerte - Parte I Rufus Scrimgeour 2010-10-17
Pelicula Radio encubierta Quentin 2009-04-01
Series The Big Art Project 2009-05-10
Pelicula Underworld: La rebelión de los licántropos Viktor 2009-01-22
Pelicula Astro Boy Dr. Elefun (voice) 2009-10-15
Pelicula Glorious 39 Alexander Keyes 2009-11-20
Series Live from Studio Five Unknown 2009-09-14
Pelicula G-Force: Licencia para espiar Leonard Saber 2009-07-21
Pelicula A Fox's Tale Ringmaster (voice) 2008-01-01
Pelicula Slapper Arnold Percy 2008-06-21
Pelicula Valkiria Friedrich Olbricht 2008-12-25
Pelicula Arma fatal Met Chief Inspector 2007-02-14
Pelicula Piratas del Caribe: En el fin del mundo Captain Davy Jones 2007-05-19
Pelicula Piratas del Caribe: El cofre del hombre muerto Captain Davy Jones 2006-06-20
Pelicula Underworld: Evolution Viktor 2006-01-12
Pelicula Alex Rider: Operación Stormbreaker Alan Blunt 2006-07-21
Series The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Pelicula Diario de un escándalo Richard Hart 2006-12-25
Pelicula Ratónpolis Whitey (voice) 2006-10-22
Pelicula Inside 'The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy' Himself 2005-07-05
Pelicula Guía del autoestopista galáctico Slartibartfast 2005-04-28
Pelicula El tiovivo mágico Dylan 2005-01-19
Series Doctor Who Dr. Black 2005-03-26
Pelicula La chica del café Lawrence 2005-06-25
Pelicula El jardinero fiel Sir Bernard Pellegrin 2005-08-31
Pelicula The Lost Prince Stamfordham 2005-12-18
Pelicula Gideon's Daughter Gideon Warner 2005-10-21
Series Meerkat Manor 2005-09-02
Pelicula Burst Maxwell's Fan 22 2004-01-01
Pelicula Zombies party (Una noche... de muerte) Phillip 2004-04-09
Series Certeza Infiel Colonel Osborne 2004-04-18
Pelicula El intruso Robin 2004-11-26
Series State of Play Cameron Foster 2003-05-18
Pelicula El castillo soñado James Mortmain 2003-05-09
Series The Lost Prince Stamfordham 2003-01-19
Pelicula Ready When You Are, Mr McGill 2003-01-01
Pelicula Love Actually Billy Mack 2003-09-07
Series Canterbury Tales 2003-09-11
Pelicula The Young Visiters Earl of Clincham 2003-12-26
Pelicula Life Beyond the Box: Norman Stanley Fletcher Narrator 2003-12-29
Pelicula Underworld Viktor 2003-09-19
Series The Inspector Lynley Mysteries Unknown 2002-04-08
Pelicula The Lawless Heart Dan 2002-06-28
Pelicula Éxito por los pelos Ray (Raymond) Robertson 2001-03-01
Series Richard & Judy Unknown 2001-11-26
Pelicula Lucky Break Roger 2001-08-24
Pelicula Longitude Lord Sandwich 2000-01-13
Series People Like Us Unknown 1999-09-20
Pelicula Hotel Paraíso Mr Johnson 1999-12-03
Pelicula Siempre locos Ray Simms 1998-10-30
Pelicula Un cuento de hadas Edward Gardner 1997-10-24
Pelicula True Blue Jeremy Saville 1996-11-15
Pelicula Alive and Kicking Tristan 1996-11-08
Pelicula Un hombre perdido en el tiempo Julian 1994-05-06
Series Wycliffe Unknown 1994-07-24
Series Peak Practice Unknown 1993-05-10
Pelicula Propósitos Perversos Oliver Latham 1993-01-02
Pelicula Don't Leave Me This Way John Tracey 1993-05-30
Pelicula A Masculine Ending John Tracey 1992-04-12
Pelicula The Men's Room 1991-09-25
Pelicula Absolute Hell 1991-10-04
Pelicula Antonia and Jane Howard Nash 1990-01-01
Series Making News 1990-01-16
Series Chillers Unknown 1990-04-14
Pelicula Mack the Knife Tiger Brown 1989-11-01
Pelicula El fantasma de la ópera Martin Barton 1989-11-04
Pelicula La Muerte de Lord Edgware Ronald Marsh 1985-09-19
Pelicula Hitler S.S.: El Retrato del Mal Helmut Hoffmann 1985-02-17
Series The Last Place on Earth Cecil Meares 1985-02-18
Pelicula La Chica del Tambor Al (Theatre Company) 1984-10-19
Series Auf Wiedersehen, Pet Unknown 1983-11-11
Pelicula Easter 2016 1982-05-18
Series Bergerac Unknown 1981-10-18
Pelicula Dreams of Leaving William 1980-01-17
Pelicula La muerte en directo Man in "Harriet" Scene (uncredited) 1980-01-23
Pelicula Fox 1980-03-10
Series Fox Colin Street 1980-03-10
Series Agony 1979-03-11