Ioan Gruffudd

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Ioan Gruffudd (born 6 October 1973) is a Welsh actor. Trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, he started off in Welsh language productions, then came to international attention as Fifth Officer Harold Lowe in the film Titanic (1997), and as Lt. John Beales in Black Hawk Down (2001).

However, he is probably best known for playing the role of Horatio Hornblower in Hornblower, the British made-for-TV films (1998–2003) based on C.S. Forester's novels. Gruffudd's recent notable film roles include Lancelot in King Arthur (2004), Mister Fantastic (Reed Richards) in Fantastic Four (2005) and the sequel Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer (2007), and British slavery abolitionist William Wilberforce in Amazing Grace (2006). He played Tony Blair in W. (2008).

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

Ioan Gruffudd (born 6 October 1973) is a Welsh actor. Trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, he started off in Welsh language productions, then came to international attention as Fifth Officer Harold Lowe in the film Titanic (1997), and as Lt. John Beales in Black Hawk Down (2001).

However, he is probably best known for playing the role of Horatio Hornblower in Hornblower, the British made-for-TV films (1998–2003) based on C.S. Forester's novels. Gruffudd's recent notable film roles include Lancelot in King Arthur (2004), Mister Fantastic (Reed Richards) in Fantastic Four (2005) and the sequel Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer (2007), and British slavery abolitionist William Wilberforce in Amazing Grace (2006). He played Tony Blair in W. (2008).

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Birthday 1973-10-06

Place of Birth Cardiff - Wales - UK

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2016 Keep Watching
2015 Mr. Calzaghe as Himself
2015 Forever as Anthony
2015 UnREAL(2 episodes) as John Booth
2015 San Andreas as Daniel Reddick
2014 Playing It Cool as Stuffy
2014 Forever(22 episodes) as Henry Morgan
2014 Under Milk Wood as Mog Edwards
2013 The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Box as Charles Mundi
2011 Ringer(22 episodes) as Andrew Martin
2011 Foster as Alec
2011 Sanctum as Carl Hurley
2010 The Kid as Colin Smith
2009 Glee(2 episodes) as Paolo
2009 Castle(1 episode) as Eric Vaughn
2008 W. as Tony Blair
2008 The Secret of Moonacre as Sir Benjamin Merryweather / Sir Wrolf Merryweather
2008 Ben 10: Alien Force(47 episodes) as Devin Levin
2008 Agent Crush as Agent Crush (voice)
2007 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer as Reed Richards / Mr. Fantastic
2006 Amazing Grace as William Wilberforce
2006 The TV Set as Richard McCallister
2005 Fantastic Four as Reed Richards
2005 American Dad!(2 episodes)
2004 This Girl's Life as Daniel
2004 King Arthur as Lancelot
2004 Century City(9 episodes)
2003 Hornblower: Duty as Commander Horatio Hornblower
2003 Hornblower: Loyalty as Horatio Hornblower
2002 The Forsyte Saga(11 episodes) as Phillip Bosinney
2002 Man and Boy as Harry Silver
2001 Richard & Judy(1 episode)
2001 Happy Now as Sgt Max Bracchi
2001 Another Life as Frederick Edward Francis Bywaters
2001 Very Annie Mary as Hob
2001 Hornblower: Retribution as Horatio Hornblower
2001 Hornblower: Mutiny as Horatio Hornblower
2001 The Gathering as Dan Blakeley
2000 102 Dalmatians as Kevin Shepherd
2000 Solomon & Gaenor as Solomon Levinsky
1999 Warriors as Lt. John Feeley
1999 Warriors(2 episodes)
1999 Great Expectations as Pip
1999 Hornblower: The Frogs and the Lobsters as Horatio Hornblower
1999 Hornblower: The Duchess and the Devil as Horatio Hornblower
1999 Family Guy(2 episodes)
1998 Hornblower: The Examination for Lieutenant as Horatio Hornblower
1998 Hornblower: The Even Chance as Midshipman Horatio Hornblower
1998 Hornblower(8 episodes) as Horatio Hornblower
1997 Titanic as 5th Officer Harold Lowe
1996 Poldark as Jeremy Poldark
1996 A Relative Stranger as Nigel Fraiman
1994 A Mind to Kill(1 episode)
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(1 episode)
1952 Today(1 episode)
1900 Pobol y Cwm(0 episodes) as Gareth Wyn Harries
1900 Love in the 21st Century(1 episode)
1900 Love in the 21st Century(6 episodes) as Jack

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