James Mcavoy

Submitted by on Oct 8, 2015

James McAvoy

Actor James McAvoy was born April 21, 1979 in Glasgow (Scotland, UK) in a family of nurses and construction workers. With seven years after the divorce of their parents, along with her sister he lived with his maternal grandparents.

He studied at a Catholic school. He planned to become a priest or a preacher. Later I wanted to join the Navy, but his plans broke the meeting with director David Heymenom. Speaking before his class with a story about his work. Several students rude director. Wishing to somehow compensate for the improper conduct of their “colleagues”James came in Heymenu and told him that his performance was very interesting, and he would gladly have tried his hand as an actor if he had found a place in one of the following films directed. Soon forgotten about this incident, James McAvoy was taken by surprise when 4 months later Hayman called him and invited him to audition. James auditioned and got a small role in the thriller”next room” (1995).

Shortly after filming the TV movie “An Angel Passes By”(1997) entered the Royal Scottish Academy of Fine Arts, the tuition is paid for working in a bakery. In 2000 he moved to London and soon gets a good role in the created with the participation of Steven Spielberg miniseries”Band of Brothers” (2001).

In 2003, James McAvoy starred in the Emmy Award-winning TV series “Children of Dune & raquo ;. In 2004 he received a minor role in the first of his career-budget film”Wimbledon”(2004), the main role in which she performed a lovely Kirsten Dunst. In the same year he was nominated for”British Comedy Award”for her role in the TV series”Shameless”(2004-2008) has received a reputation outside of the UK, performing the title role in a touching drama Damien O’Donnell”Inside I’m Dancing” (2004).

This international recognition comes to the actor two years later along with the role of the doctor in the historical thriller Garrigana ” Last King of Scotland & raquo ;, British Academy named the best film of the year. Excellent work actor in this film was awarded nominations BAFTA (Best Supporting Actor) and the London Critics Circle Film Awards (Best Actor of the Year).

Over the past few years, James McAvoy played a number of memorable roles in films “Penelope”(2006) Christina Ricci.”Redemption”(2007) with Keira Knightley and”Wanted” (2008) Angelina Jolie and Morgan Freeman.

A lot of work, and in his spare time enjoys climbing. He lives in London with his wife, actress Anne-Marie Duff.

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