Joe Gilgun

Joe Gilgun

actor, producer, writer

Joe Gilgun was born on Mar 09, 1984 in UK. Joe Gilgun's big-screen debut came with This Is England directed by Shane Meadows in 2006, strarring Woody. Joe Gilgun is known for Brassic directed by Jon Wright, Joe Gilgun stars as Vinnie and Michelle Keegan as Erin. Joe Gilgun has got 1 awards and 6 nominations so far. The most recent award Joe Gilgun achieved is SFX Awards, UK. The upcoming new tvshow Joe Gilgun plays is Brassic - Season 5 which will be released on Aug 22, 2019.

Joe Gilgun was born on March 9, 1984 in Chorley, Lancashire, England. He is an actor who first appeared in Coronation Street (1960) when he was only ten years old. Later he became known through Emmerdale Farm (1972) and the film This Is England (2006). He also appeared in its spin-off series This Is England '86 (2010), This Is England '88 (2011) and This Is England '90 (2015).He then replaced Robert Sheehan as the lead in Misfits (2009) from the third series onwards. He then managed to win another big role by starring as the vampire Cassidy in AMC's critically acclaimed drama series Preacher (2016).As of 2021 he's the lead in the Sky One comedy-drama Brassic (2019), a role he's been playing since 2019.Besides these television roles, he also appeared in feature films like Harry Brown (2009), Screwed (2011), Lockout (2012), Pride (2014), The Last Witch Hunter (2015) and The Infiltrator (2016).

  • Birthday

    Mar 09, 1984
  • Place of Birth

    Chorley, Lancashire, England, UK

Known For


1 wins & 6 nominations

SFX Awards, UK
Misfits (2009)
Winner - Breakout Award

Movies & TV Shows

TV Shows