Born: October 21, 1976, Dublin, Ireland
The Irish actor of theater, film and television, winner Olivier for “Outstanding Achievement in Drama Theatre”(a role in the production of”The girl in the car with a man») and Award IFTA (film «The corpses»). Andrew Scott was born November 15, 1976 in Dublin.
Having trained in acting at Trinity College, Ireland’s oldest university, he soon left him for work in the National Theatre, known as Abbey Theatre. where the results of the first season received rave reviews theater reviewers. Andrew Scott and not finished their education, but his film career began at age 17 with a role in the successful Irish film «Korea».
Once a cameo in the film Steven Spielberg «Saving Private Ryan» Andrew Scott is working with the legendary film and theater director Karl Renz in the classic American play «Long Day’s Journey Into Night».
The role in this picture made dvadtsatiodnoletny Scott the best actor of the year by an independent Prize Spirit of Life. as well as earned him the prize of the newspaper Irish Times for Best Supporting Actor.
Once this role in the film and television projects followed one after another. Andrew Scott starred in the film «Nora» Ewan McGregor. In «The Americans» Henry James’ with him starring Diana Rig and Matthew Modine. He made his debut in the London’s Royal Theater for a couple with Brian Cox in «Dublin Christmas Carol» Connor McPherson. Paired with Michael Gambon Scott played a major role in the TV drama «Longitude» and received a role in the successful series «Brothers in Arms».
Once the main role in the film «The corpses» Andrew Scott along with the Colin Farrell. Cillian Murphy and Aidan Quinn was fighting for the title of best actor according to the Irish Film Awards. After that, the same picture went to Berlin Film Festival.
His first major award, the Laurence Olivier Award. he received after the shooting in the movie BBC «My Life in Film».
This award for “Outstanding Achievement in Drama Theatre”(a role in the formulation «The girl in the car with a man») brought him other promising roles on the stage. So, Andrew Scott I have been nominated for the Pulitzer Prize for the role of twin brothers in the play Christopher Shinn «Dying city“and the play-monologue« Sea wall »was written specifically for him. The theater occupies a significant place in the life and career of Andrew Scott.
Andrew Scott. “Working in the theater makes you more visible, and I appreciate it».
Playing on stage is constantly alternated with work in film and television. One of the interesting roles that deserve mention – the role of Paul McCartney in the movie of the famous Liverpool four. The film shows one of the most difficult periods in the history of the The Beatles. Between 1967 and 1971, when relations between the musicians were complicated divorce John Lennon. his familiarity with the Yoko Ono and the death of the band’s manager Brian Epstein. Work in this TV show was very interesting actor himself.
Dream Andrew Scott – in the movies and play on stage around the world, in many different countries.
In the mini-series «Sherlock» Andrew Scott acts as Jim Moriarty, the antagonist of the famous detective Sherlock Holmes (Benedict Cumberbatch). This character, podёrnuty a veil of secrecy, close to Andrew, because he does not like extreme publicity.
The quiet things / Silent Things (2010), the role of Jake
Lennon Naked (TV) (2010), the role of Paul McCartney
Duel / Anton Chekhov’s The Duel (2009), the role: Laevsky
Little White Lie (TV) (2008), the role of Barry
John Adams / John Adams (TV) (2008), the role of Colonel William Smith
BBC: Secrets of Nuclear Weapons / Nuclear Secrets (TV series) (2007), the role of Andrei Sakharov
The Quatermass Xperiment / The Quatermass Experiment (TV) (2005), the role of Vernon
The corpses / Dead Bodies (2003), the role of Tommy Makgan
To Kill Hitler / Killing Hitler (TV) (2003) Role: Sniper