London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art
Thomas Tallis School
Co-starred opposite Drew Barrymore and Toni Collette in the romantic comedy "Miss You Already"
Starred in the fantasy film "Dracula Untold"
Cast opposite Colin Farrell in neo-noir crime thriller "Dead Man Down"
Played the U.S. president's mentor in genre mash-up "Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter," based on novel by Seth Grahame-Smith
Cast as Howard Stark, father of Tony Stark/Iron Man in "Captain America: The First Avenger"
Received critical praise for his dual role in biographical drama "The Devil's Double"
Cast in "My Week with Marilyn," starring Michelle Williams as Marilyn Monroe
Co-starred in Stephen Frears' "Tamara Drewe"
Played supporting role in "An Education"
Portrayed Willoughby in BBC adaptation of "Sense and Sensibility"
Delivered breakthrough performance in film adaptation of ABBA stage musical "Mamma Mia!"
Co-starred with Keira Knightley in adaptation of Amanda Foreman's best-selling biography "The Duchess"
Landed supporting role opposite James McAvoy in "Starter for Ten"
Featured in John Krasinski directed (also co-wrote) "Brief Interviews with Hideous Men"
Reprised role of Dakin for Broadway production of "The History Boys"
Once again portrayed Dakin for Alan Bennett's film adaptation of "The History Boys"
Cast in a small role in Neil Jordan’s "Breakfast on Pluto"
Originated role of Dakin for Alan Bennett’s play "The History Boys"; also appeared in radio and film versions
Landed role in Royal National Theatre production of "His Dark Materials"
Made stage debut in "Mother Clap's Molly House" at the National Theatre
Began acting while a student at Thomas Tallis School