Gary Lewis

Gary Lewis

Highest Rated: 94% Neds (2011)

Lowest Rated: 16% Eragon (2006)

Birthday: Jul 31, 1945

Birthplace: Not Available

His enduring love of literature and acting was inspired by Murray Learman, his high-school English teacher.Worked as a roadsweeper as a young man, after leaving school. Won a Fringe First award at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 1978 as part theatre group Easterhouse. After graduating, read newspapers out loud for the blind, worked with the young unemployed and in a hostel for the homeless. Only committed himself to acting at the age of 32 when he joined Robert Carlyle's Raindog Theatre. Got his role in Gangs Of New York when Martin Scorsese was impressed by his performance in Billy Elliot.

Highest Rated Movies



85% The Vanishing Kenny 2019
92% The Keeper (Trautmann) Actor 2018
92% Catch Me Daddy Tony 2015
40% The Liberator Colonel Rooke (Irish Brigade) 2014
66% Filth Gus $23.6K 2014
31% Not Another Happy Ending Benny Lockhart 2013
No Score Yet The Devil's Plantation Actor 2013
No Score Yet Something Good Actor 2013
36% When the Lights Went Out Father Clifton 2012
94% Neds Mr. Russell $0.3M 2011
No Score Yet First Light Actor 2011
86% Farewell (L'affaire Farewell) Actor $0.4M 2010
72% Valhalla Rising Kare $18.3K 2010
No Score Yet Mo Actor 2010
No Score Yet Wasted Actor 2009
No Score Yet Blessed (2008) Actor 2008
17% Three and Out Callaghan 2008
No Score Yet Dorothy Mills (Dorothy) Pastor Ross 2008
No Score Yet The Rocket Post Actor 2007
No Score Yet Goal Actor 2007
16% Eragon King Hrothgar $75.1M 2006
80% True North Skipper 2006
No Score Yet Warrior Queen Actor 2006
74% Joyeux Noël (Merry Christmas) Palmer $1M 2006
No Score Yet Prime Suspect 7: The Final Act Tony Sturdy 2006
No Score Yet Gary Lewis & the Playboys Actor 2005
42% Goal! The Dream Begins (Goal!: The Impossible Dream) Mal Braithwaite $4.3M 2005
52% Yes Billy $0.3M 2005
No Score Yet Yasmin Actor 2005
No Score Yet Supervolcano Actor 2005
No Score Yet Cargo Herman 2005
No Score Yet Gary Lewis & The Playboys Actor 2005
No Score Yet My Brother Is A Dog (Mein Bruder Ist Ein Hund) Actor 2004
88% A Fond Kiss Danny 2004
No Score Yet Solid Air Actor 2004
No Score Yet Skagerrak Actor 2003
73% Gangs of New York McGloin $77.7M 2002
No Score Yet Pure Det. Insp. French 2002
46% Shiner Vic 2001
No Score Yet The Escapist Ron 2001
85% Billy Elliot Dad 2000
No Score Yet One Life Stand Actor 2000
78% East Is East Mark 1999
No Score Yet The Match Dead-Eye 1999
88% My Name Is Joe (Mein Name ist Joe) Shanks 1999
86% Carla's Song Sammy 1998
No Score Yet Postmortem Actor 1998
47% Orphans Thomas 1998
No Score Yet The Princess Stallion Rab 1997
69% Shallow Grave Male Visitor 1995
No Score Yet My Boyfriend's Back Actor 1989
85% The Nutty Professor Boy 1963
No Score Yet It's Only Money Lester as a Boy 1962
63% Rock-a-Bye Baby Young Clayton 1958
No Score Yet The Terms Actor


91% Outlander
Colum MacKenzie 2020
No Score Yet The Level
Gil Devlin 2017
No Score Yet One of Us
Alastair 2017
63% Case Histories
Barry 2015
85% Merlin
Alator Alator of the Catha 2013
No Score Yet Vera
Robert Winter 2012
100% Prime Suspect
Tony Sturdy 2006
No Score Yet Masterpiece
Magior Tony Sturdy 2006


Dad says: He could be a genius!

Kare says: I am going to show them that a man of God has arrived.