David Thewlis

David Thewlis

British actor
David Wheeler, better known as David Thewlis, is an English actor and filmmaker. He is known as a character actor and has appeared in a wide variety of genres in both film and television.Wikipedia
BornMarch 20, 1963
HometownBlackpool, England
Net worth$800 thousand
Height6'2" (1.89m)
SpouseHermine Poitou, Sara Sugarman
PartnerAnna Friel
ChildrenGracie Friel
ParentsAlec Raymond Wheeler, Maureen Thewlis Wheeler


'Landscapers' interview: Exploring the real life story

Sky Atlantic mini-series, Landscapers, starring Olivia Colman & David Thewlis is on Sky Atlantic and NOW on 7 December.
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2022British Academy of Film & Television ArtsLeading ActorLandscapersNominated
2018Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture MadeFargoNominated
2017Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or MovieFargoNominated
2015Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureThe Theory of EverythingNominated
1993Cannes Film FestivalBest ActorNaked (1993 film)Winner