University of Edinburgh
Queen Margaret College
Appeared in the period drama "Tulip Fever"
Voiced Lord MacGuffin in Disney Pixar animated feature "Brave"
Cast as Poseidon, god of the sea and Percy's father in the film adaptation of "Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief"
Co-starred with Patrick Dempsey (also from "Grey's") and Michelle Monaghan in romantic comedy "Made of Honor"
Joined season five of "Grey's Anatomy" (ABC) as Owen Hunt, a military doctor on leave; directed first episode in 2010
Played the lead in the sci-fi series "Journeyman" (NBC); aired only thirteen episodes
Played Thomas Howard, 4th Duke of Norfolk in the BBC drama "The Virgin Queen"
Received critical acclaim for his portrayal of the soldier/politician Lucius Vorenus on the joint HBO/BBC series "Rome"
Played the 4th Earl of Bothwell, the third husband of Mary, Queen of Scots in the BBC miniseries "Gunpowder, Treason & Plot"
Cast as Pvt. Cooper in Neil Marshall's horror film "Dog Soldiers"
Cast in Douglas McGrath's film adaptation of "Nicholas Nickleby"
Cast as Vronsky in a BBC small screen remake of "Anna Karenina"
Landed cameo role as a foreign hitchhiker in MacKinnon's "Hideous Kinky"
Featured in a Young Vic Theatre Company production of "'Tis Pity She's a Whore" opposite Jude Law and Eve Best
Appeared as one of the leading players in Mike Leigh's acclaimed "Topsy Turvy"; also sang
Again joined Robert Carlyle on-screen in the 4-part BBC2 series "Looking After Jo Jo"
Played the title role in "Britannicus" at the Albery Theatre for the Almeida
Starred with Patrick Stewart in the edgy crime thriller "Dad Savage"
Appeared in one segment of the British film "The Acid House"
Co-starred in MacKinnon's World War I drama "Regeneration"
Feature debut in Gillies MacKinnon's "Small Faces"
Landed first professional role on the British series "Father Ted"; played Father Deegan on the episode "A Christmassy Ted"
Played clean-cut footballer Tommy in Danny Boyle's "Trainspotting"; co-starred with Carlyle
During last year of drama school, landed the lead role in "The Silver Darlings" at Citizen's Theatre in Glasgow
Worked at a distillery and as a coppersmith apprentice.
Was a member of the Edinburgh University's student theatre company, the Bedlam Theatre.
Was a member of Robert Carlyle's Rain Dog Theatre.