Jon Campling

Jon Campling


Jon Campling was born on Nov 18, 1966 in UK. Jon Campling's big-screen debut came with Penetration Angst directed by Wolfgang Büld in 2003, strarring Sadist. Jon Campling is known for The Northman directed by Robert Eggers, Alexander Skarsgård stars as Amleth and Nicole Kidman as Queen Gudrún. Jon Campling has got 3 awards and 1 nominations so far. The most recent award Jon Campling achieved is London Independent Film Festival. The upcoming new movie Jon Campling plays is Morris Men which will be released on Oct 01, 2022.

Now recognizable worldwide as 'King Regis' from the epic 'Final Fantasy' franchise, Jon was born in Hull, Yorkshire and originally an Aerospace engineer & part-time DJ. Always keen to act at 12 Jon's Mam arranged for him to join a local amateur group leading to Hull Truck Youth Theatre at 16, where he performed in many groundbreaking productions, an experience that shaped his decision to pursue acting professionally. In '89 aged 23 Jon left Hull after being awarded a full grant and a 3 year place at the prestigious Birmingham School of Speech Training and Dramatic Art.A professional Actor since '92 Jon has embraced many 'other' jobs including presenting, face painting, living statue work & treasure hunt designer, to a year at the QE Hospital working in the operating theatre as an O.D.O. Bizarrely Jon would have a major thyroid operation in the same hospital theatre in '93. After his full recovery Jon moved to London settling in Streatham where he spent the next few year gaining as much theatre experience as possible via the amazingly diverse & challenging London fringe. He also toured the south west as D'Artagnan (Three Musketeers) and Alex (A clockwork orange) to exceptional reviews and acclaim. He turned his attention to film in 2010 landing a lead in the dark, indie feature 'Dead End' and his iconic Train stopping cameo in 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows'.Jon's reputation as an easygoing, fun loving down to earth actor with a passion for his art, an eye for details and a commitment to the long game, together with his unique yet versatile look have help fuel a solid career that is steadily rising. Including appearances in Jonathan Creek & Doctors, commercials for Budweiser, Ted Baker, Specsavers and Ford, music videos for Trent Reznor, Elbow, Amber Run & The Feeling, and with his recent pivotal lead role as King Regis in the latest epic Final Fantasy XV film installment 'Kingsglaive', that rise continues.t @joncampling

  • Birthday

    Nov 18, 1966
  • Place of Birth

    Hull, Humberside, England, UK
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3 wins & 1 nominations

London Independent Film Festival
Best Horror Short Film
Winner - Festival Prize
Sunderland Shorts
Best Horror/Sci-Fi
Winner - Jury Prize
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