David Thewlis

David Thewlis

actor, writer, director

David Thewlis was born on Mar 20, 1963 in UK. David Thewlis's big-screen debut came with Valentine Park - Season 1 directed by Nic Phillips in 1987, strarring Max. David Thewlis is known for The Sandman directed by Jamie Childs, Tom Sturridge stars as Dream and Boyd Holbrook as The Corinthian. David Thewlis has got 8 awards and 19 nominations so far. The most recent award David Thewlis achieved is International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA). The upcoming new movie David Thewlis plays is The Amazing Maurice which will be released on Feb 03, 2023.

David Thewlis was born David Wheeler in 1963 in Blackpool, Lancashire, to Maureen (Thewlis) and Alec Raymond Wheeler, and lived with his parents above their combination wallpaper and toy shop during his childhood. Originally, he came to London with his band Door 66, however he changed his plans and entered Guildhall School of Drama.He had minor roles in films and TV until he took the main role in Naked (1993). The film won him several awards including the New York Critics Award. He has since been in many other films including Cœur de dragon (1996), Le don du roi (1995), Prince noir (1994) and he took the part of Professor Remus John Lupin in Harry Potter et le Prisonnier d'Azkaban (2004) and its sequels.Recently, he starred in the third season of FX's Fargo (2014).He lived with the British actress Anna Friel from 2001-2010. They have a daughter, Gracie Ellen Mary, born July 9, 2005.

  • Birthday

    Mar 20, 1963
  • Place of Birth

    Blackpool, Lancashire, England, UK
  • Also known

    Дэвид Тьюлис, David Wheeler, 大卫·休里斯, 데이빗 듈리스

Known For


8 wins & 19 nominations

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)
Best Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or TV Movie
Winner - INOCA TV
Online Film & Television Association
Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture or Limited Series
Winner - OFTA Television Award
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Movies & TV Shows

TV Shows