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Gary Lewis

Highest Rated:   94% Neds (2011)
Lowest Rated:   16% Eragon (2006)
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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

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
No Score Yet The Vanishing
  • Actor
2019
No Score Yet Trautmann
  • Actor
2018
91% Catch Me Daddy
  • Tony
2015
39% The Liberator
  • Colonel Rooke (Irish Brigade)
2014
64% 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
22% 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
71% 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
$75M 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
43% Goal! The Dream Begins (Goal!: The Impossible Dream)
  • Mal Braithwaite
$4.3M 2005
51% 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
74% 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
83% 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
88% 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

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
92% Outlander
2014
  • Colum MacKenzie
  • 2018
  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
No Score Yet The Level
2017
  • Gil Devlin
  • 2017
No Score Yet One of Us
2016
  • Alastair
  • 2017
  • 2016
63% Case Histories
2011-2013
  • Barry
  • 2015
82% Merlin
2009-2012
  • Alator Alator of the Catha
  • 2013
  • 2012
No Score Yet Prime Suspect
1991-2006
  • Tony Sturdy
  • 2006
No Score Yet Masterpiece
1971-2014
  • Magior Tony Sturdy
  • 2006
  • 2003

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