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Douglas Henshall

Douglas Henshall was born in Glasgow, Scotland in November 1965. His mother was a nurse and his father a salesman. He is the youngest of three children and has two older sisters. He grew up in Barrhead and attended Barrhead High School. Whilst at school a friend asked him to join The Scottish Youth Theatre based in Glasgow. After leaving school, he moved to London to train at Mountview Theatre School. He returned to Glasgow after training where he joined the 7:84 theater company. Eventually, he went back to live in London where he received critical acclaim for his theater work, notably "Life of Stuff" at the Donmar Warehouse (1993) and "American Buffalo" at the Young Vic (1997). One of his first successful film roles was as Edgar in  Angels and Insects (1995) before going on to star in Orphans (1998), The Man with Rain in His Shoes (1998), Lawless Heart (2001) and It's All About Love (2003) . He has also starred in many television series and is known for his roles in  Psychos(1999), Kid in the Corner (1999), Loving You (2003) and Frances Tuesday (2004). Douglas has also performed in plays for BBC radio, including the role of Romeo in "Romeo and Juliet (1999), David in "The Long Farewell" (2002), Jack Parlabane in "Bampot Central" (2004) and Richard in "Richard III" (2004). In the summer of 2002, Douglas returned to the London stage where he performed the role of Michael Bakunin in  Tom Stoppard's new trilogy of plays, 'The Coast of Utopia', at The National Theatre. During 2004 he continued stage work starring as John Proctor in 'Arthur Miller' 's 'The Crucible' at The Crucible in Sheffield and Thomas Huxley in 'Darwin in Malibu' by Crispin Whittell, at the Hampstead Theatre. In 2005 Douglas made his West End debut at The Lyric, Shaftesbury Avenue playing Biff Loman in the critically acclaimed production of Arthur Miller' 's play 'Death of a Salesman', alongside  Brian Dennehy.

Nov 19, 1965 In Glasgow, Scotland, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
Pierwszy Pojawił:
In the series Van der Valk 1972-09-13
Najnowszy projekt:
Film Iona 2015-06-28
Known For
Poster of South Riding
Poster of The Silence
Poster of The Strange Case of Sherlock Holmes & Arthur Conan Doyle
Poster of GMTV
Seria Black Work DCS Hepburn 2015-06-21
Film Black Work 2015-06-21
Film Iona Daniel 2015-06-28
Film Wybawiciel Sheriff Mallick 2014-05-22
Seria Shetland D.I. Jimmy Perez 2013-03-10
Film Doors Open Mike Mackenzie 2012-12-26
Film The Secret of Crickley Hall Augustus Cribben 2012-10-28
Seria The Secret of Crickley Hall Augustus Cribben 2012-11-18
Seria South Riding Joe Astell 2011-02-20
Film Dziewiąty legion Cradoc 2011-02-08
Film South Riding Joe 2011-05-31
Film Kako su me ukrali Nemci Werner Kraus 2011-06-23
Seria The Silence Jim 2010-07-12
Film The Silence 2010-07-12
Film Dorian Gray Alan Campbell 2009-09-09
Seria Collision D.I. John Tolin 2009-11-09
Film Chamku Michael 2008-08-29
Film A Frenchman's Guide to Love Marcus 2008-12-05
Seria Primeval Nick Cutter 2007-02-10
Film Slipp Jimmy Fri Eddie (voice) 2006-04-21
Film The Strange Case of Sherlock Holmes & Arthur Conan Doyle Sir Arthur Conan Doyle 2005-09-08
Seria Sea of Souls Robert Dunbar 2004-02-02
Film It's All About Love Michael 2003-01-10
Film Ultimate Fights from the Movies Davis Dawson (Crossing the Line) (archive footage) 2002-04-16
Film The Lawless Heart Tim 2002-06-28
Film Gentlemen's Relish Cromwell Marsh 2001-01-01
Film Anna Karenina Levin 2000-05-09
Seria Anna Karenina Levin 2000-05-09
Film This Year's Love Danny 1999-02-19
Seria Psychos 1999-05-06
Film Orphans Michael 1998-09-03
Film The Man with Rain in His Shoes Victor Bukowski 1998-11-27
Film Kull the Conqueror Ducalon 1997-08-29
Film Angels and Insects Edgar Alabaster 1995-09-10
Seria Common As Muck Unknown 1994-09-07
Seria GMTV Unknown 1993-01-01
Film Down Among the Big Boys 1993-09-19
Film Dancing In The Dark Unknown 1990-01-01
Film The Big Man Davie Dawson 1990-08-31
Seria The Bill Unknown 1984-10-16
Seria Van der Valk Unknown 1972-09-13