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      Jimmy Yuill

      Jimmy Yuill

      Highest Rated: 90% Much Ado About Nothing (1993)

      Lowest Rated: 21% Princess Kaiulani (2009)

      Birthday: Not Available

      Birthplace: Golspie, Scotland, UK

      An accomplished thespian hailing from Scotland, Jimmy Yuill has performed on stage, television, and the big screen. Though Yuill worked with the prestigious Royal Shakespeare Company and Renaissance Theatre company located in London, his first on-screen credits are in crime and science fiction thrillers in the late 1970s. He continued finding minor roles on British crime series, such as "Eurocops" and "Square Mile of Murder." His first pivotal role was playing Jamy in the Shakespeare adaption "Henry V," starring Kenneth Branagh. The film was a critical success and won acclaim at the Academy Awards and BAFTA Film Awards. Yuill teamed up with Branagh again and starred as a friar in the Shakespeare adapted romantic comedy, "Much Ado About Nothing." In 1994, Yuill broke out as a leading man performing as the iconic Victor Frankenstein in 1994's "Frankenstein." The classic horror film had an all-star cast including Robert De Niro and Helena Bonham Carter. Yuill become a constant face on television playing a detective in the crime mystery series "Wycliffe," and stayed on the show from beginning to end for four years. He continued expanding his television presence by playing a charity trust worker in the long-running British soap opera "EastEnders." By the late 2000's, Yuill became apart of diverse film projects, such as the Soviet War era biographical drama "Within the Whirlwind" and science fiction thriller "Retreat."

      Highest rated movies

      Much Ado About Nothing
      The Road Dance The Kindred
      Strictly Sinatra
      Love's Labour's Lost
      The Raven
      Princess Kaiulani


      Jimmy Yuill THE RAVEN, Jimmy Yuill, 2012. Ph: Larry Horricks/©Rogue Pictures THE RAVEN, Jimmy Yuill (left), John Cusack, as Edgar Allan Poe (right), 2012. Ph: Larry Horricks/©Rogue Pictures THE RAVEN, from left: Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Luke Evans, Jimmy Yuill, 2012. Ph: Larry Horricks/©Rogue Pictures



      81% 94% The Road Dance Doctor Connolly (Character) $21.3K 2021
      67% 31% The Kindred Robert (Character) - 2021
      22% 46% The Raven Elderidge (Character) $16.0M 2012
      62% 40% Retreat Doug (Character) - 2011
      No Score Yet 47% Within the Whirlwind Siderov (Character) - 2009
      21% 46% Princess Kaiulani Archie (Character) $883.9K 2009
      63% 29% Strictly Sinatra Rod Edmunds (Character) $1.2K 2001
      50% 40% Love's Labour's Lost Dull (Character) $284.3K 2000
      90% 86% Much Ado About Nothing Friar Francis (Character) $22.5M 1993
      No Score Yet 60% Paper Mask Alec Moran (Character) - 1990


      No Score Yet No Score Yet Casualty Ron Davies (Character) 2019