David Thewlis

David Thewlis

  • Birthday: 1963-03-20
  • Place of birth: Blackpool, Lancashire, England, UK
  • Also know as: 데이빗 듈리스

Biography

David Wheeler (born 20 March 1963), better known as David Thewlis, is an English actor, director, screenwriter, and author. Thewlis rose to prominence when he starred in the film Naked (1993), for which he won the Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actor. His most commercially successful roles have been Remus Lupin in the Harry Potter franchise (2004–2011) and Sir Patrick Morgan / Ares in Wonder Woman (2017). Other film roles include Total Eclipse (1995), James and the Giant Peach (1996), Dragonheart (1996), Seven Years in Tibet (1997), Kingdom of Heaven (2005), The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (2008), War Horse (2011), The Theory of Everything (2014), Anomalisa (2015), and I'm Thinking of Ending Things (2020). He will appear in Enola Holmes 2 (2022) and Avatar 3 (2024). Thewlis' most notable television roles are Cyrus Crabb in the miniseries Dinotopia (2002), V. M. Varga in the third series of Fargo (2017), the voice of the Shame Wizard in the animated sitcom Big Mouth (2017–present), and Christopher Edwards in the miniseries Landscapers (2021). His performance in Fargo earned him nominations for an Emmy, a Golden Globe, and a Critics' Choice Award.

Filmography

Naked

1993

As Johnny

The Island of Dr. Moreau

1996

As Edward Douglas

Divorcing Jack

1998

As Dan Starkey

The Inner Life of Martin Frost

2007

As Martin Frost

Cheeky

2003

As Harry Sankey

D.I.Y. Hard

2002

As Man

An Inspector Calls

2015

As Inspector Goole - The Inspector

Hamilton Mattress

2002

As Hamilton Mattress (voice)

Guest of Honour

2020

As Jim

Athena

2010

As Chuck

Anomalisa

2015

As Michael Stone (voice)

Veronika Decides to Die

2009

As Dr. Blake

Total Eclipse

1995

As Paul Verlaine

Besieged

1998

As Jason Kinsky

Endgame

2000

As Clov

The Lady

2011

As Michael Aris

The Zero Theorem

2013

As Joby

Journey to Knock

1991

As Terry

Eternal Beauty

2020

As Mike

Prime Suspect 3

1993

As James Jackson

Seven Years in Tibet

1997

As Peter Aufschnaiter

Gangster No. 1

2000

As Freddie Mays

DragonHeart

1996

As King Einon

Black Beauty

1994

As Jerry Barker

Anonymous

2011

As William Cecil

Mr. Nice

2010

As Jim McCann

London Boulevard

2010

As Jordan

Resurrected

1989

As Kevin Deakin

Vroom

1988

As Ringe

The Organ Grinder's Monkey

2011

As Pablo (voice)

Stonehearst Asylum

2014

As Mickey Finn

The Short & Curlies

1988

As Clive

Regression

2015

As Professor Kenneth Raines

American Perfekt

1997

As Santini

The Mercy

2018

As Rodney Hallworth

Queen & Country

2015

As Sargeant Major Bradley

Skulduggery

1991

As Tony

The Amazing Maurice

2022

As Boss Man (voice)

The Omen

2006

As Keith Jennings

Basic Instinct 2

2006

As Roy Washburn

Restoration

1995

As John Pearce

Filipina Dreamgirls

1991

As Tim Shanks

The Fifth Estate

2013

As Nick Davies

Legend

2015

As Leslie Payne

Kingdom of Heaven

2005

As Hospitaler

Timeline

2003

As Robert Doniger

War Horse

2011

As Lyons

Rare Beasts

2021

As Vic

Enola Holmes 2

2022

As Grail

Life Is Sweet

1990

As Nicola's Lover

The Theory of Everything

2014

As Dennis Sciama

Wonder Woman

2017

As Sir Patrick / Ares

The Trial

1993

As Franz

The New World

2005

As Wingfield

Macbeth

2015

As Duncan

Goodbye Charlie Bright

2001

As Charlie's Dad

RED 2

2013

As The Frog

Val

2021

As Self (archive footage)

James and the Giant Peach

1996

As Earthworm (voice)

Afraid of the Dark

1991

As Locksmith / Tom Miller

Road

1987

As Joey

The Big Lebowski

1998

As Knox Harrington

Damage

1992

As Detective

The Miracle Maker

2000

As Judas Iscariot

Justice League

2017

As Ares

Avatar 3

2024

As Peylak

Little Dorrit

1987

As George Braddle

Black and Blue

1992

As Crematorium Attendant

Production

Cheeky

2003

As Director

Hello, Hello, Hello

1995

As Director

Cheeky

2003

As Writer

Hello, Hello, Hello

1995

As Writer

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