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Clive Owen

Clive Owen
Born October 3, 1964 (1964-10-03) (age 42)
Flag of England Keresley, Coventry, Warwickshire, England
Spouse(s) Sarah-Jane Fenton (6 March 1995 - present) 2 children (Hannah and Eve)
Notable roles King Arthur in King Arthur
Larry Gray in Closer
Dwight McCarthy in Sin City
Theo Faron in Children of Men
Academy Awards
Nominated: Best Supporting Actor
2005 Closer
Golden Globe Awards
Best Supporting Actor - Motion Picture
2005 Closer
BAFTA Awards
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
2004 Closer

Clive Owen (born October 3, 1964) is a Golden Globe and BAFTA winning critically acclaimed English actor, now a regular performer in Hollywood and independent American films. In 2005, Owen was nominated for an Academy Award and won a Golden Globe and BAFTA for Best Supporting Actor for his role in the film version of Closer. Image File history File linksMetadata Size of this preview: 411 × 599 pixel Image in higher resolution (1576 × 2297 pixel, file size: 276 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Clive Owen Metadata... October 3 is the 276th day of the year (277th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1964 (MCMLXIV) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1964 calendar). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England_(bordered). ... 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Academy Award The Academy Awards, popularly known as the Oscars, are the most prominent and most watched film awards ceremony in the world. ... The Golden Globe Awards are American awards for motion pictures and television programs, given out each year during a formal dinner. ... The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA), is a British organization that hosts annual awards shows for film, television, childrens film and television, and interactive media. ... Closer is a 2004 film directed by Mike Nichols and written by Patrick Marber, who wrote the play of the same name upon which the film is based. ...

Contents

Biography

Early life

Owen was born in Coventry, West Midlands, England, the fourth of five brothers. When Owen was three, his father (a country and western singer) left the family. Owen was raised by his mother and his step-father. While initially opposed to drama school, he changed his mind in 1984, after a long and fruitless period of searching for work. Owen graduated from RADA in 1987 in a class including both Ralph Fiennes and Jane Horrocks. After graduation, he won a position at the Young Vic, performing in several William Shakespeare plays. In an incident he later described as "very schmaltzy," he met his future wife Sarah Jane. The Precinct in Coventry city centre. ... The County of West Midlands is a metropolitan county in western central England with a population of around 2,600,000 people. ... Motto (French) God and my right Anthem God Save the King (Queen) England() – on the European continent() – in the United Kingdom() Capital (and largest city) London (de facto) Official languages English (de facto) Government Constitutional monarchy  -  Queen Queen Elizabeth II  -  Prime Minister Tony Blair MP Unification  -  by Athelstan 967  Area... This article includes a list of works cited but its sources remain unclear because it lacks in-text citations. ... Rada is the term for council or assembly borrowed by Polish from Middle High German Rat (council) and later passed into Czech, Ukrainian, and Belarusian languages. ... Ralph Fiennes, (IPA: ), born 22 December 1962 in Ipswich, Suffolk, England), is a Tony Award-winning, Academy Award-nominated and Genie Award-nominated English actor. ... Jane Horrocks Jane Horrocks (born January 18, 1964) is an English actress and singer. ... The Young Vic is a theatre in the South Bank area of central London, which specialises in giving opportunities to young actors and directors. ... Wikipedia does not yet have an article with this exact name. ...


Career

Initially, Owen carved out a career in television: in 1988 Owen starred as Gideon Sarn in a BBC television production of Precious Bane and the Channel 4 film Vroom before the 1990s saw him become a regular on stage and television in the UK, notably his lead role in the ITV series Chancer followed by an appearance in the Thames Television production of Lorna Doone. For the band, see 1990s (band). ... Chancer was a British television serial produced by Central Television. ... Cover of an illustrated 1893 edition of Lorna Doone Jan Ridd learns to fire his fathers gun - from an 1893 illustrated edition Lorna Doone, A Romance of Exmoor, is a novel by Richard Doddridge Blackmore. ...


He won critical acclaim for his performances in a 1991 Stephen Poliakoff film called Close My Eyes, about a brother and sister who embark on an incestuous love affair. Due to personal conflicts with the press, Owen decided not to appear in television programmes for a while. However, he subsequently appeared in The Magician, Class Of '61, Century, Nobody's Children, An Evening With Gary Lineker, Doomsday Gun, Return Of The Native, The Turnaround and then a Carlton production called Sharman, about a private detective. In 1996 he appeared in his first major Hollywood film The Rich Man's Wife alongside Halle Berry before finding international acclaim in a Channel 4 film directed by Mike Hodges called Croupier in 1998. He played the title role of a struggling writer who takes a job in a London casino as inspiration for his work, only to get caught up in a robbery scheme. In 1999 he appeared as an accident-prone driver called Split Second, his first BBC production for a decade. Stephen Poliakoff Stephen Poliakoff (born December 1, 1952) is an acclaimed British playwright, director and scriptwriter, widely judged amongst Britains foremost television dramatists. ... Close My Eyes is a 1991 film written and directed by Stephen Poliakoff and starring Alan Rickman, Clive Owen and Saskia Reeves as well as Lesley Sharp and Karl Johnson. ... Incest among humans is sexual activity between close family members. ... ... The Rich Mans Wife is a 1996 suspense-thriller film written and directed by Amy Holden Jones. ... Halle Maria Berry (born August 14, 1966[1]) is an Emmy, Golden Globe, and Academy Award-winning American actress and former fashion model and beauty queen. ... Mike Hodges (born July 29, 1932 in Bristol, England) is a British screenwriter and film director. ... Croupier is a 1998 film starring Clive Owen as a croupier. ... 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Ocean [1]. // Coated in ice, power and telephone lines sag and often break, resulting in power outages. ...


He then starred in The Echo, a BBC1 drama. He also starred in a film called Greenfingers about a criminal who goes to work in a garden, before appearing in the BBC1 mystery series Second Sight, in which he played DCI Ross Tanner. In 2001 he provided the voice-over for a BBC2 documentary about popular music through the years called Walk On By, as well as starring in a highly-acclaimed theatre production called The Day In The Death Of Joe Egg, about a couple with a severely handicapped daughter. He then appeared in Robert Altman's Gosford Park, alongside an all-star cast including Helen Mirren and Ryan Phillipe. He has also appeared in The Bourne Identity, along with American actor Matt Damon. In 2003 he starred in other films including Trevor Preston's I'll Sleep When I'm Dead and Beyond Borders before taking on the title role in King Arthur. He took horse-riding lessons for the latter role. Robert Bernard Altman (February 20, 1925 – November 20, 2006) was an American film director known for making films that are highly naturalistic, but with a stylized perspective. ... Gosford Park is a 2001 film, directed by Robert Altman. ... Dame Helen Mirren DBE (born on July 26, 1945) is an Academy Award-winning English stage, television and film actress. ... Reese Witherspoon and Ryan Phillippe Ryan Phillippe (pronounced Fil-lih-pee) (born September 10, 1974 in New Castle, Delaware) is an American actor. ... The Bourne Identity is a 1980 spy fiction thriller by Robert Ludlum about an amnesiac who must discover who he is and why several different groups, including an assassin and the CIA, are trying to kill him. ... Matthew Paige Matt Damon (born October 8, 1970) is an American screenwriter and actor. ... Beyond Borders was a 2003 movie about aid workers, starring Angelina Jolie and Clive Owen. ... King Arthur is a film first released in the United States on June 28, 2004, dubbed as The Untold True Story That Inspired The Legend by Touchstone Pictures. ...


He has since appeared in the comic book thriller Sin City as the noir antihero Dwight McCarthy; as a mysterious bank robber in Inside Man and as Sir Walter Raleigh opposite Cate Blanchett's Elizabeth I in the film Golden Age. A comic book is a magazine or book containing the art form of comics. ... The thriller is a broad genre of literature, film, and television. ... Wikiquote has a collection of quotations related to: Sin City (film) Sin City is a gritty 2005 neo-noir anthology film based on the graphic novel series of the same name, directed by Frank Miller, Robert Rodriguez, and Special Guest Director Quentin Tarantino. ... Noir could refer to: Noir is the French language word for black. Film noir is a genre of movie. ... In literature and film, an anti-hero is a central or supporting character that has some of the personality flaws and ultimate fortune traditionally assigned to villains but nonetheless also have enough heroic qualities or intentions to gain the sympathy of readers or viewers. ... Dwight McCarthy is a main protagonist in Frank Millers Sin City universe. ... Inside Man is a 2006 crime-drama film starring Denzel Washington, Clive Owen and Jodie Foster, and directed by Spike Lee. ... Alternatively, Professor Walter Raleigh was a scholar and author circa 1900. ... Catherine Élise Blanchett (born on May 14, 1969) is an Academy Award and Golden Globe Award-winning Australian actress. ... Elizabeth I (7 September 1533 – 24 March 1603 ) was Queen of England and Queen of Ireland from 17 November 1558 until her death. ... Golden Age is the movie sequel to the film Elizabeth, starring Cate Blanchett. ...


He also appeared in the West End and Broadway hit play Closer, by Patrick Marber, which again became a film which was released in 2005, before he starred in Derailed alongside Jennifer Aniston. It is interesting to note that he played " Dan" in the play "Closer" but was "Larry" the dermatologist in the film version of the play. His blistering, darkly comic portrayal of Larry in the film version earned him a lot of recognition as well as the awards mentioned above. Closer is the second play written by Patrick Marber. ... Patrick Marber (born 19 September 1964) is an English playwright, director, actor and Academy Award nominated screenwriter. ... Derailed is a 2005 American thriller/drama film based on a James Siegel novel by the same name adapted by Stuart Beattie. ... Jennifer Aniston (born February 11, 1969) is an Emmy- and Golden Globe-winning American film and television actress. ...


In 2006, Owen starred in the the highly acclaimed Children of Men. He received widespread praise for his role as the former political activist-turned-reluctant hero Theo Faron. The film was nominated for various awards including an Academy Award for best adapted screenplay; Owen worked on the screenplay, although he was uncredited. [1] Children of Men is a 2006 post-apocalyptic science fiction film based on the 1992 novel The Children of Men by P.D. James. ... Although he never won an Oscar for any of his movie performances, the comedian Bob Hope received two honorary Oscars for his contributions to cinema. ...


He became well known to North American audiences after starring as The Driver in the BMW films. Despite public denials, Owen had long been rumoured to be a possible successor to Pierce Brosnan in the role of James Bond. A public opinion poll in the United Kingdom in October 2005 (SkyNews) found that he was the public's number one choice to star in the next installment of the series. In that same month, however, it was announced that British actor Daniel Craig would become the next James Bond. In 2006 Owen spoofed the Bond connection by making an appearance in the remake of The Pink Panther in which he plays a character named "Nigel Boswell, Agent 006" (another character in the film quips that Owen's character is "one short of the big time"). The BMW film series The Hire was a series of eight short films (each about eight minutes long) produced for the Internet in the summers of 2001 and 2002. ... Pierce Brendan Brosnan OBE[1] (born May 16, 1953) is an Irish actor and producer who now holds American citizenship and is best known for portraying James Bond in four films: GoldenEye (1995), Tomorrow Never Dies (1997), The World Is Not Enough (1999) and Die Another Day (2002). ... Flemings commissioned image of James Bond to aid the Daily Express comic strip artists. ... 2005 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December- → Deaths in October 28: Richard Smalley 26: Emil Kyulev 24: José Azcona del Hoyo 24: Rosa Parks 23: Stella Obasanjo 22: Liam Lawlor 22: Shirley Horn 20: Endon Mahmood 17: Ba Jin 10: Milton Obote 7: Charles... Daniel Wroughton Craig [1] (born 2 March 1968 [2] in Chester, England) is a BAFTA-nominated English actor best known as the sixth actor to portray secret agent James Bond in the official film series from EON Productions. ... Flemings commissioned image of James Bond to aid the Daily Express comic strip artists. ... The Pink Panther is a 2006 comedy film. ...


In November 2006, he became patron of the Electric Palace Cinema in Harwich, England and launched an appeal for funds to repair deteriorating elements of the fabric. The Electric Palace Cinema, in Harwich, Essex, England, is one of the oldest cinemas in the UK. Opened on 18 November 1911, the cinema closed in 1956 but re-opened in 1981, retaining the original screen, projection room and frontage as well as much of the original interior. ... Arms of Harwich Town Council Harwich (IPA, /hɑːˈɹɪtʃ/) is a town in Essex, England, located on the coast with the North Sea to the east. ... Motto (French) God and my right Anthem God Save the King (Queen) England() – on the European continent() – in the United Kingdom() Capital (and largest city) London (de facto) Official languages English (de facto) Government Constitutional monarchy  -  Queen Queen Elizabeth II  -  Prime Minister Tony Blair MP Unification  -  by Athelstan 967  Area...


Filmography

Clive Owen in Sin City
Clive Owen in Sin City
Clive Owen in Croupier
Clive Owen with Claire-Hope Ashitey in Children of Men.
Year Film Role Notes
1988 Vroom Jake
1989 Precious Bane Gideon Sarn TV movie
1990 Chancer Stephen Crane/Derek Love TV series
Lorna Doone John Ridd TV movie
1991 Close My Eyes Richard
1993 Class of '61 Devin O'Neil TV movie
Century Paul Reisner
The Magician Det. Con. George Byrne TV movie
1994 The Return of the Native Damon Wildeve TV movie
Doomsday Gun Dov TV movie
An Evening with Gary Lineker Bill TV movie
Nobody's Children Bratu TV movie
The Tournaround Nick Sharman
1995 Bad Boy Blues Paul TV movie
1996 Privateer 2: The Darkening Ser Lev Aris Videogame
The Rich Man's Wife Jake Golden
"Sharman" Nick Sharman TV series
1997 Croupier Jack Manfred
Bent Max
1998 The Echo Michael Deacon TV movie
1999 Split Second Michael Anderson TV movie
Second Sight DCI Ross Tanner Television series
2000 Greenfingers Colin Briggs
Second Sight: Kingdom of the Blind DCI Ross Tanner Television series
Second Sight: Parasomnia DCI Ross Tanner Television series
Second Sight: Hide and Seek DCI Ross Tanner Television series
2001 The Hire The Driver
Gosford Park Robert Parks
Walk On By Narrator TV documentary
2002 The Bourne Identity The Professor
2003 Beyond Borders Nick Callahan
I'll Sleep When I'm Dead Will
2004 Closer Larry Academy Award Nomination
King Arthur Arthur
2005 Derailed Charles Schine
Sin City Dwight McCarthy
2006 Children of Men Theodore Faron
Inside Man Dalton Russell
The Pink Panther Nigel Boswell/Agent 006 Uncredited
2007 Sin City 2 Dwight McCarthy Pre-production
Elizabeth: The Golden Age Sir Walter Raleigh Filming
Shoot 'em Up Mr. Smith Post-production

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Vroom may refer to: People Cornelis Vroom (1591-1661), a Dutch painter of the Baroque era Hendrick Cornelisz Vroom (1566–1640), a Dutch painter Peter Dumont Vroom (1791–1873), the 9th Governor of New Jersey, serving two terms in office; 1829–1832 and 1833–1836 Victor Vroom, (b. ... 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... “Telefilm” redirects here. ... MCMXC redirects here; for the Enigma album, see MCMXC a. ... Chancer was a British television serial produced by Central Television. ... A television program is the content of television broadcasting. ... Cover of an illustrated 1893 edition of Lorna Doone Jan Ridd learns to fire his fathers gun - from an 1893 illustrated edition Lorna Doone, A Romance of Exmoor, is a novel by Richard Doddridge Blackmore. ... “Telefilm” redirects here. ... 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Close My Eyes is a 1991 film written and directed by Stephen Poliakoff and starring Alan Rickman, Clive Owen and Saskia Reeves as well as Lesley Sharp and Karl Johnson. ... 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003). ... “Telefilm” redirects here. ... “Telefilm” redirects here. ... 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated as the International Year of the Family and the International Year of the Sport and the Olympic Ideal by United Nations. ... “Telefilm” redirects here. ... “Telefilm” redirects here. ... An Evening with Gary Lineker is a stage play, later adapted for television, by Arthur Smith and Chris England. ... “Telefilm” redirects here. ... “Telefilm” redirects here. ... 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... “Telefilm” redirects here. ... 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... A computer game is a game composed of a computer-controlled virtual universe that players interact with in order to achieve a defined goal or set of goals. ... The Rich Mans Wife is a 1996 suspense-thriller film written and directed by Amy Holden Jones. ... Sharman is a surname, and may refer to Alison Sharman Bill Sharman (born 1926), U.S. basketball player and coach Charles Henry Ludovic Sharman Colin Sharman, Baron Sharman Dave Sharman British guitar virtuoso. ... A television program is the content of television broadcasting. ... 1997 (MCMXCVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Croupier is a 1998 film starring Clive Owen as a croupier. ... Poster for the Royal National Theatre production of Bent Bent is a 1979 play (which starred Ian McKellen in its original West-End production, Richard Gere in its original Broadway production) by Martin Sherman that was adapted into a 1997 movie by director Sean Mathias. ... 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Ocean [1]. // Coated in ice, power and telephone lines sag and often break, resulting in power outages. ... “Telefilm” redirects here. ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... “Telefilm” redirects here. ... A television program is the content of television broadcasting. ... 2000 (MM) was a leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Greenfingers DVD cover Greenfingers is a 2000 film directed by Joel Hershman. ... A television program is the content of television broadcasting. ... A television program is the content of television broadcasting. ... A television program is the content of television broadcasting. ... 2001 (MMI) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The BMW film series The Hire began as a series of five short films (each about five minutes long) produced for the Internet in summer 2001. ... Gosford Park is a 2001 film, directed by Robert Altman. ... Walk on By is a song recorded by Dionne Warwick. ... Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... For album titles with the same name, see 2002 (album). ... The Bourne Identity is a 2002 movie based on the book of the same name by Robert Ludlum. ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Beyond Borders was a 2003 movie about aid workers, starring Angelina Jolie and Clive Owen. ... Ill Sleep When Im Dead film poster Ill Sleep When Im Dead, released by Paramount Classics in 2003, is a British crime film from the director of Get Carter (the 1971 Michael Caine film) and Croupier, Mike Hodges. ... shelby was here 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Closer is a 2004 film written by Patrick Marber, based on his Olivier Award- and Tony Award-winning play of the same name. ... King Arthur is a film first released in the United States on June 28, 2004, dubbed as The Untold True Story That Inspired The Legend by Touchstone Pictures. ... A bronze Arthur in plate armour with visor raised and with jousting shield wearing Kastenbrust armour (early 15th century) by Peter Vischer, typical of later anachronistic depictions of Arthur. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Derailed is a 2005 American thriller/drama film based on a James Siegel novel by the same name adapted by Stuart Beattie. ... Wikiquote has a collection of quotations related to: Sin City (film) Sin City is a gritty 2005 neo-noir anthology film based on the graphic novel series of the same name, directed by Frank Miller, Robert Rodriguez, and Special Guest Director Quentin Tarantino. ... Dwight McCarthy is a main protagonist in Frank Millers Sin City universe. ... For the Manfred Mann album, see 2006 (album). ... Children of Men is a 2006 post-apocalyptic science fiction film based on the 1992 novel The Children of Men by P.D. James. ... Inside Man is a 2006 crime-drama film starring Denzel Washington, Clive Owen and Jodie Foster, and directed by Spike Lee. ... The Pink Panther is a 2006 comedy film. ... 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the CE era. ... Sin City 2 is the sequel to the 2005 movie Sin City, which was based on Frank Millers comic book miniseries Sin City, which were later collected into bound graphic novels. ... Dwight McCarthy is a main protagonist in Frank Millers Sin City universe. ... Golden Age is the movie sequel to the film Elizabeth, starring Cate Blanchett. ... Alternatively, Professor Walter Raleigh was a scholar and author circa 1900. ... Shoot Em Up is a 2007 action/thriller film written and directed by Michael Davis. ...

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Awards
Preceded by
Bill Nighy
for Love Actually
BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role
2004
for Closer
Succeeded by
Jake Gyllenhaal
for Brokeback Mountain
Preceded by
Tim Robbins
for Mystic River
Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor - Motion Picture
2005
for Closer
Succeeded by
George Clooney
for Syriana

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