Ed Speleers

Edward Speleers

Highest Rated: 91% Remainder (2015)

Lowest Rated: 16% Eragon (2006)

Birthday: Apr 07, 1988

Birthplace: Chichester, England, UK

British actor Ed Speleers jumped directly from obscurity into the spotlight when he was cast as the young lead in the big-budget 2006 adaptation of the fantasy novel "Eragon." With only stage experience under his belt, the fledgling thespian was thrust into star status with the movie, which featured an impressive supporting cast, including Jeremy Irons, Robert Carlyle, and John Malkovich. Unfortunately, the film was critically panned, dashing hopes of a sequel, despite its decent performance at the box office. Shifting gears, Speleers joined the cast of the English soap opera "Echo Beach," which was cancelled after one season, and portrayed himself on "Moving Wallpaper," a comedy series fictionally tied into the real-life production of "Echo Beach." In 2010, Speleers starred in the made-for-TV fantasy movie "Witchville" with fellow British actor Luke Goss, portraying a heroic young man out to vanquish an evil sorceress. Opting for more realistic fare, Speleers appeared in "A Lonely Place to Die," a thriller set in the Scottish Highlands. In the film, also featuring Melissa George and Karel Roden, Speleers' character and his group of hikers stumble across an imperiled young girl and must protect her from a band of dangerous criminals. Although major cinematic success continued to elude Speleers, he developed a devoted fan base, eager to watch his next project.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet 71% For Love or Money Johnny (Character) - 2019
No Score Yet 60% Zoo John (Character) - 2018
59% 65% The House That Jack Built Ed -- Police Officer 2 (Character) $253.5K 2018
91% 36% Remainder Greg (Character) - 2015
67% 36% Howl Joe (Character) - 2015
17% 33% Plastic Sam (Character) - 2014
No Score Yet 24% Love Bite Jamie (Character) - 2012
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Ride Student (Character) - 2011
75% 50% A Lonely Place to Die Ed (Character) - 2011
No Score Yet No Score Yet Deathless John Ray (Character) - 2010
No Score Yet 3% Witchville Jason (Character) - 2010
16% 47% Eragon Eragon (Character) $75M 2006

TV

Credit
91% 90% Outlander Stephen Bonnet (Character) 2018
58% 67% Beowulf Slean (Character) 2016
86% 95% Downton Abbey on Masterpiece Jimmy Kent (Character) 2012-2016

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