Christopher Eccleston

Christopher Eccleston

English actor
Christopher Eccleston is an English actor. A two-time BAFTA Award nominee, he is best known for his television and film work, which includes his role as the ninth incarnation of the Doctor in the BBC sci-fi series Doctor Who, playing Matt Jamison in The Leftovers, and his collaborations with filmmakers Danny Boyle and Michael Winterbottom.Wikipedia
BornFebruary 16, 1964
HometownSalford, England
Height6'0" (1.83m)
SpouseMischka Eccleston (m 2011 - 2015)
ChildrenAlbert Eccleston
ParentsElsie Eccleston , Ronnie Eccleston
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Top Stories

Ignore the Americans: these are the real 20 best British crime dramas

  • There are few things we enjoy more than lightly mocking our American cousins but last week’s appalling US list of the best British TV crime dramas took the biscuit. Or should that be cookie? It wasn’t so much a laughing matter as an outrage sufficient to cause a diplomatic incident.

Videos

Christopher Eccleston reveals battle with mental illness

Doctor Who actor Christopher Eccleston revealed that he suffered the eating disorder in a new memoir, and that he struggled with it while appearing as the ninth Doctor on the veteran BBC sci-fi series. Source: ITV
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Anchoress
Anchoress
1h 46min
1994
Let Him Have It
Let Him Have It
R
1h 59min
1991
Macbeth
Macbeth
2h 4min
2018
Richard III: The New Evidence
Richard III: The New Evidence
0h 54min
2014
I Am Dina
I Am Dina
2h 8min
2002
Strumpet
Strumpet
1h 12min
2001
Friday on My Mind
Friday on My Mind
2h
1992
Close To Me
Close To Me
2021
Dead in a Week (Or Your Money Back)
Dead in a Week (Or Your Money Back)
1h 30min
2018
Where Hands Touch
Where Hands Touch
PG-13
2h 2min
2018
Come Home
Come Home
1h
2018
The Last Miners
The Last Miners
2016
Ambulance
Ambulance
2016
The Leftovers
The Leftovers
TV-MA
1h
2014
Lucan
Lucan
2013
Song for Marion
Song for Marion
PG-13
1h 33min
2013
Blackout
Blackout
3h
2012

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
2004British Academy of Film & Television ArtsBest ActorThe Second ComingNominated
1997British Academy of Film & Television ArtsBest ActorOur Friends in the NorthNominated