Paddy Considine

Paddy Considine

actor, writer, director

Paddy Considine was born on Sep 05, 1973 in UK. Paddy Considine's big-screen debut came with A Room for Romeo Brass directed by Shane Meadows in 1999, strarring Morell. Paddy Considine is known for House of the Dragon directed by Clare Kilner, Rhys Ifans stars as Ser Otto Hightower and Matt Smith as Prince Daemon Targaryen. Paddy Considine has got 16 awards and 33 nominations so far. The most recent award Paddy Considine achieved is Empire Awards, UK. The upcoming new tvshow Paddy Considine plays is House of the Dragon - Season 1 which will be released on Aug 21, 2022.

Paddy (Patrick) Considine was born on September 5, 1973 in Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire in the U.K. As a teenager, Considine studied a drama course at Burton College where he met with now friend and director Shane Meadows, who cast Considine in his first role in a feature film as the disturbed character Morell in A Room for Romeo Brass (1999).Considine's performance in that movie got him cast in Pawel Pawlikowski's Transit Palace (2000) the following year. Further roles ensued, including an acclaimed turn as Johnny in Jim Sheridan's In America (2002).Along with his lead roles, Considine has had a number of scene-stealing supporting roles in films such as 24 Hour Party People (2002), Born Romantic (2000), and The Martins (2001). Considine has been noticed for his performance as Richard the revengeful brother in the applauded film Dead Man's Shoes (2004), which he co-wrote with Shane Meadows, and for his role as Phil the Born again Christian in Pawlikowski's My Summer of Love (2004).In 2005, Considine co-starred with Russell Crowe and Renée Zellweger in De l'ombre à la lumière (2005). Other notable roles in recent years include small-but-memorable turns in Hot Fuzz (2007) and La vengeance dans la peau (2007), along with bigger roles in The Red Riding Trilogy: 1980 (2009) and Submarine (2010).Considine has also recently tried his hand at writing and directing. His feature-length directing debut, Tyrannosaur (2011), won Considine a BAFTA Award for Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director, or Producer.Considine has one child, Joseph, with wife Shelley.

  • Birthday

    Sep 05, 1973
  • Place of Birth

    Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England, UK

Known For


16 wins & 33 nominations

Empire Awards, UK
Winner - Inspiration Award
Best British Actor
Winner - Empire Award
Festival 2 Valenciennes
Jury Prize
Winner - Prix du Jury
Critics' Prize
Winner - Prix du Jury
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