Rupert Friend

Rupert Friend

actor, producer, writer

Rupert Friend was born on Oct 01, 1981 in UK. Rupert Friend's big-screen debut came with The Libertine directed by Laurence Dunmore in 2004, strarring Downs. Rupert Friend is known for Obi-Wan Kenobi directed by Deborah Chow, Ewan McGregor stars as Obi-Wan Kenobi and Moses Ingram as Inquisitor Reva. Rupert Friend has got 2 awards and 9 nominations so far. The most recent award Rupert Friend achieved is Rhode Island International Film Festival. The upcoming new movie Rupert Friend plays is Asteroid City which will be released on Jun 23, 2023.

Rupert William Anthony Friend is a British actor, screenwriter, director, and lyricist. He first gained recognition for his roles in The Libertine (2004) and Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont (2005), both of which won him awards for best newcomer. He portrayed George Wickham in Pride & Prejudice (2005), Lieutenant Kurt Kotler in The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (2008), Albert, Prince Consort in The Young Victoria (2009), psychologist Oliver Baumer in Starred Up (2013), CIA operative Peter Quinn in the political thriller series Homeland (2012-2017), Vasily Stalin in The Death of Stalin (2017), Theo van Gogh in At Eternity's Gate (2018), and Ernest Donovan in the series Strange Angel (2018-2019).In the early 2020s, Friend began collaborating with director Wes Anderson, starting with a cameo in The French Dispatch (2021), followed by roles in Anderson's upcoming film Asteroid City and Netflix project The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar. In 2022, he starred as disgraced British politician James Whitehouse in the series Anatomy of a Scandal and featured in the Disney+ series Obi-Wan Kenobi as the Grand Inquisitor.

  • Birthday

    Oct 01, 1981
  • Place of Birth

    Oxfordshire, England, UK
  • Also known

    루퍼드 프렌드

Known For


2 wins & 9 nominations

Rhode Island International Film Festival
Steve (2010)
Winner - Crystal Image Award
Satellite Awards
Outstanding New Talent
Winner - Special Achievement Award

Movies & TV Shows

TV Shows