Bill Nighy

12 Dec 1949

Actor, Producer

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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Filmography (65 titles)

(movie, 2019)
···Pokémon Detective Pikachu
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Howard Clifford · Mewtwo (voice))
(movie, 2019)
···Sometimes Always Never
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Alan)
(movie, 2019)
···The Kindness of Strangers
Role: Actor (as Timofey)
(movie, 2017)
···The Bookshop
Genre: Romance, Drama
Role: Actor (as Mr. Brundish)
(movie, 2017)
···The Limehouse Golem
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Role: Actor (as John Kildare)
(movie, 2017)
···Their Finest
Genre: Romance, War, Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Ambrose Hilliard)
(movie, 2017)
···Red Nose Day Actually
Genre: TV Movie, Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Billy Mack)
(movie, 2016)
···Dad's Army
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Sergeant Wilson)
(movie, 2016)
···Norm of the North
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Socrates (voice))
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Douglas Ainslie)
(movie, 2014)
···Pride
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Cliff)
Role: Actor (as Tom Sergeant)
(movie, 2014)
···Salting the Battlefield
Genre: Mystery, Drama, Action, Crime
Role: Actor (as Johnny Worricker)
(movie, 2014)
···Turks & Caicos
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Action, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Johnny Worricker)
(movie, 2014)
···I, Frankenstein
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Naberius)
(movie, 2013)
···About Time
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Dad)
(movie, 2013)
···The World's End
Genre: Comedy, Action, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as The Network (voice))
(movie, 2013)
···Jack the Giant Slayer
Genre: Action, Family, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as General Fallon)
(movie, 2012)
7.5Total Recall
Genre: Action, Science Fiction, Adventure, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Matthias)
(movie, 2012)
6.8Wrath of the Titans
Genre: Fantasy, Adventure, Action
Role: Actor (as Hephaestus)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Douglas Ainslie)
(movie, 2011)
···Page Eight
Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Drama
Role: Actor, Producer
(movie, 2011)
···Rango
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Western, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Rattlesnake Jake (voice))
(movie, 2011)
···Arthur Christmas
Genre: Drama, Animation, Family, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Grandsanta (voice))
(movie, 2011)
···Chalet Girl
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Richard Madsen)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Family
Role: Actor (as Rufus Scrimgeour)
(movie, 2010)
···Wild Target
Genre: Action, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Victor Maynard)
(movie, 2009)
···Glorious 39
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Role: Actor (as Alexander)
(movie, 2009)
···Astro Boy
Genre: Animation, Action, Family, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Dr. Elefun (voice))
(movie, 2009)
···G-Force
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Adventure, Family, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Leonard Saber)
(movie, 2009)
···The Boat That Rocked
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Quentin)
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Viktor)
(movie, 2008)
7.4Valkyrie
Genre: Drama, Thriller, History, War
Role: Actor (as Friedrich Olbricht)
(movie, 2008)
···Kis Vuk
Genre: Family, Animation, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Ringmaster)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Action
Role: Actor (as Captain Davy Jones)
(movie, 2007)
···Hot Fuzz
Genre: Crime, Action, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Met Chief Inspector)
(movie, 2006)
···Notes on a Scandal
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Richard Hart)
(movie, 2006)
···Flushed Away
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Whitey (voice))
(movie, 2006)
···Stormbreaker
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family
Role: Actor (as Alan Blunt)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Action
Role: Actor (as Captain Davy Jones)
(movie, 2006)
···Underworld: Evolution
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Viktor)
(movie, 2005)
7.5The Constant Gardener
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Sir Bernard Pellegrin)
(movie, 2005)
···The Girl in the Café
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Lawrence)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Slartibartfast)
(movie, 2005)
···The Magic Roundabout
Genre: Animation, Family
Role: Actor (as Dylan)
(movie, 2005)
···Gideon's Daughter
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Gideon Warner)
(movie, 2004)
···Enduring Love
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Mystery, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Robin)
(movie, 2004)
···Shaun of the Dead
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Phillip)
(movie, 2003)
···The Young Visiters
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Family
Role: Actor (as Earl of Clincham)
(movie, 2003)
7.8Underworld
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Viktor)
(movie, 2003)
···Love Actually
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Role: Actor (as Billy Mack)
(movie, 2003)
···I Capture the Castle
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as James Mortmain)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Narrator)
(movie, 2001)
···Blow Dry
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Ray (Raymond) Robertson)
(movie, 2001)
···Lawless Heart
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Dan)
(movie, 2001)
···Lucky Break
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Crime
Role: Actor (as Roger 'Rog' Chamberlain · King George III in Show)
(movie, 2000)
···Longitude
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Lord Sandwich)
(movie, 1999)
···Guest House Paradiso
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Mr Johnson)
(movie, 1998)
···Still Crazy
Genre: Comedy, Music
Role: Actor (as Ray Simms)
(movie, 1997)
···FairyTale: A True Story
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Family
Role: Actor (as Edward Gardner)
(movie, 1993)
···Unnatural Causes
Genre: Drama, Crime, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Oliver Latham)
(movie, 1989)
···The Phantom of the Opera
Genre: Drama, Horror, Music
Role: Actor (as Martin Barton)
(movie, 1985)
···Thirteen at Dinner
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Ronald Marsh)
Genre: Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Helmut Hoffmann)
Genre: Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Helmut Hoffmann)