Jason Isaacs

Biography

Jason Isaacs is an English actor born in Liverpool, who is most well known for his performance as the villain Lucius Malfoy in the Harry Potter films, the brutal Colonel William Tavington in The Patriot and as lifelong criminal Michael Caffee in the internationally-broadcast American television series Brotherhood.

Jason Isaacs was born on 6 June 1963, in Liverpool, England, to Jewish parents who later emigrated to Israel. He spent his earliest childhood years in an "insular" and "closely-knit" Jewish community of Liverpudlians, of which his Eastern European great-grandparents were founder-members.

When he was 11, he moved with his family to Northwest London. He describes his childhood as "preparation" for portraying the "unattractive", villainous characters whom he has most often played.

Jason Isaacs is an English actor born in Liverpool, who is most well known for his performance as the villain Lucius Malfoy in the Harry Potter films, the brutal Colonel William Tavington in The Patriot and as lifelong criminal Michael Caffee in the internationally-broadcast American television series Brotherhood.

Jason Isaacs was born on 6 June 1963, in Liverpool, England, to Jewish parents who later emigrated to Israel. He spent his earliest childhood years in an "insular" and "closely-knit" Jewish community of Liverpudlians, of which his Eastern European great-grandparents were founder-members.

When he was 11, he moved with his family to Northwest London. He describes his childhood as "preparation" for portraying the "unattractive", villainous characters whom he has most often played.

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Gender Male

Known Credits 82

Birthday 1963-06-06

Place of Birth Liverpool, UK

Adult Actor False

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2017 The Death of Stalin
2017 A Cure for Wellness
2016 London Fields as Mark Asprey
2016 Every Legend Has a Beginning.
2015 La Liga de la Justicia: Dioses y Monstruos
2015 Justice League: Gods and Monsters as Lex Luthor (voice)
2015 Dig(10 episodes) as Peter Connelly
2015 Stockholm, Pennsylvania as Ben
2014 Fury as Captain Waggoner
2014 Star Wars Rebels(1 episode) as The Grand Inquisitor (voice)
2014 Star Wars Rebels: Spark of Rebellion as The Inquisitor
2014 Field of Lost Shoes as John C. Breckinridge
2014 Rosemary's Baby as Roman Castevet
2014 Rosemary's Baby(2 episodes) as Roman Castevet
2014 After the Fall as Frank
2013 A Single Shot as Wayon
2013 A Single Shot as Waylon
2013 A Single Shot as Obadiah
2013 Sweetwater as Prophet Josiah
2012 Awake(13 episodes) as Michael Britten
2011 The Great Ghost Rescue as Narrator (voice)
2011 Abduction as Kevin
2011 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 as Lucius Malfoy
2011 Cars 2 as Siddeley / Leland Turbo (voice)
2011 Case Histories(9 episodes) as Jackson Brodie
2011 Green Lantern: Emerald Knights as Sinestro
2010 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 as Lucius Malfoy
2010 Batman: Under the Red Hood as Ra's al Ghul
2010 Skeletons as The Colonel
2010 Green Zone as Maj. Briggs
2009 The Justin Lee Collins Show(1 episode)
2008 Good as Maurice
2008 La conjura de El Escorial as Antonio Pérez
2008 The Curse of Steptoe as Harry H Corbett
2007 The Alan Titchmarsh Show(1 episode)
2007 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix as Lucius Malfoy
2007 Don't as Bearded Man
2006 The State Within(9 episodes) as Mark Brydon
2006 Friends with Money as David
2006 The One Show(1 episode)
2006 Brotherhood(29 episodes) as Michael Caffee
2006 Tennis Anyone? as Johnny Green
2005 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire as Lucius Malfoy
2005 The Chumscrubber as Mr. Parker
2005 Avatar: The Last Airbender(2 episodes)
2005 Nine Lives as Damien
2004 Battle of the Brave as Général James Wolfe
2004 Entourage(1 episode)
2003 Peter Pan as Captain Hook, Mr Darling
2003 Passionada as Charles Beck
2002 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets as Lucius Malfoy
2002 The Tuxedo as Clark Devlin
2002 Windtalkers as Major Mellitz
2002 V Graham Norton(1 episode)
2001 Black Hawk Down as Capt. Mike Steele
2001 Richard & Judy(1 episode)
2001 Sweet November as Chaz
2001 Hotel as Australian Actor
2000 The Patriot as Col. William Tavington
1999 The End of the Affair as Father Richard Smythe
1999 The West Wing(2 episodes)
1998 Soldier as Colonel Mekum
1998 Divorcing Jack as Cow Pat Keegan
1998 Armageddon as Ronald Quincy
1998 The Last Don II as Father Luca Tonarini
1998 The Last Don II(0 episodes) as Father Luca Tonarini
1997 EP Daily(1 episode)
1997 Event Horizon as D.J.
1997 The View(1 episode)
1997 The Fix
1996 DragonHeart as Lord Felton
1995 Loved Up as Dez 2
1995 Dangerous Lady
1995 Solitaire for 2 as Harry
1994 Shopping
1993 GMTV(1 episode)
1992 Highlander: The Series(119 episodes) as Zachary Blaine
1991 Ashenden(4 episodes) as Andrew Lehman
1991 Civvies(6 episodes)
1990 TECX(13 episodes) as Edward Latham
1989 Capital City(23 episodes) as Chas Ewell
1987 Inspector Morse(2 episodes)
1983 Taggart(1 episode)
1900 This is David Lander(12 episodes) as Dr. Guy Chadbot

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