Jonathan Cake

Actor
Jonathan Cake was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. In 2002, he won the prestigious Barclays Best Actor Award for the stage adaptation of Tennessee Williams' film, "Baby Doll." In 1998, he portrayed the ... Read more »
Born: 08/31/1967 in West Sussex, England, GB

Filmography

Actor (28)

Angie Tribeca 2016 (Tv Show)

Actor

Criminal Minds 2016 (Tv Show)

Actor

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 2016 (Tv Show)

Actor

A Woman Like Me 2015 (Movie)

Walter (Actor)

Doll & Em 2014 - 2015 (Tv Show)

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The Exes 2015 (Tv Show)

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Off the Map 2011 (Tv Show)

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Rizzoli & Isles 2011 (Tv Show)

Actor

Chuck 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

Krews 2009 (Movie)

(Actor)

Brideshead Revisited 2008 (Movie)

Rex Mottram (Actor)

Extras 2007 (Tv Show)

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Inconceivable 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

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Empire 2004 - 2005 (TV Show)

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Poirot: The Hollow 2004 - 2005 (TV Show)

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Riverworld 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

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The American Embassy 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

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The One & Only 2002 (Movie)

(Actor)

Honest 2000 (Movie)

Andrew Pryce-Stevens (Actor)

Harlequin's Diamond Girl 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

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True Blue 1998 (Movie)

Gavin Stewart (Actor)

Cold Lazarus 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

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Rebecca 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Actor

Noah's Ark (TV Show)

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Out of the Ashes (TV Show)

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The Swap (Movie)

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The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

Jonathan Cake was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. In 2002, he won the prestigious Barclays Best Actor Award for the stage adaptation of Tennessee Williams' film, "Baby Doll." In 1998, he portrayed the title role in the TV biopic "Mosley" (ITV). Cake's acting career began mostly with his roles in various films, such as "First Knight" (1995), the Johan Leysen dramatic adaptation "True Blue" (1998) and "Honest" (2000). He also was featured in the miniseries "A Dance to the Music of Time" (1997-98). He appeared in a number of television specials, including "Rebecca" (PBS, 1996-97) and "Cold Lazarus" (1996-97). He kept working in film throughout the early 2000s, starring in the comedy "The One & Only" (2003) with Patsy Kensit-Healy. His work around this time also included a part on the TV movie "Riverworld" (Syfy, 2002-03). He also worked in television during these years, including a part on "The American Embassy" (Fox, 2001-02). Recently, he tackled roles on "Rizzoli & Isles" (2009-), "The Exes" (TV Land, 2011-15) and "Doll & Em" (HBO, 2013-15). Cake most recently appeared on "A Woman Like Me" (2015). Cake was married to Julianne Nicholson.

Relationships

Madeline

Companion
lived together split

Julianne Nicholson Actor

Wife
engaged

Julianne Nicholson Actor

Companion
engaged

Jemma Redgrave Actor

Companion
romantically involved when she was separated from her husband

Olivia Williams Actor

Companion
Briefly engaged Split 1998

Milestones

2005

Portrayed Tyrannus, a fierce gladiator in ABC's epic six-hour drama series, "Empire"

2003

Appeared in Showtime's "Out of the Ashes"

2003

Made his Broadway debut in the leading role of Jason, opposite future "Empire" cast mate Fiona Shaw, in the ancient Greek drama "Medea"

2002

Won the prestigious Barclays Best Actor Award for the stage adaptation of Tennessee Williams' film, "Baby Doll"

2002

Co-starred in "The American Embassy" (Fox)

1999

Appeared as one of Noah's sons in the NBC miniseries "Noah's Ark"

1998

Portrayed the title role in the TV biopic "Mosley" (ITV)

1997

Was featured in the acclaimed British miniseries "A Dance to the Music of Time"

1996

Appeared in the Dennis Potter-scripted miniseries "Cold Lazarus" and the British TV adaptation of "The Tenant of Wildfell Hall"

1995

Feature film debut, "First Knight"

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