Mark Umbers

Mark Umbers

  • Highest Rated: 79% Che: Part Two (Guerrilla) (2008)
  • Lowest Rated: 38% A Good Woman (2006)
  • Birthday: Jun 17, 1973
  • Birthplace: Harrogate, England, UK
  • British born actor who grew up in Yorkshire, England. Was awarded an honors degree in Classics from Oxford University in 1995. His critically acclaimed stage debut in 1998 at West Yorkshire Playhouse led him to the Royal National Theater in London, where he stayed until 2002 under the directorship of Trevor Nunn. Playing supporting roles alongside Sophie Okonedo and Jonathan Pryce amongst others, he appeared in Nunn's landmark productions of The Merchant of Venice (2001) (TV), "Candide", and most notably "My Fair Lady", for which he won rave reviews across the board. After his 2003 appearance at the Donmar Warehouse theater in "The Vortex" opposite Chiwetel Ejiofor and Indira Varma, he was offered a leading role in Lions Gate's A Good Woman (2004) opposite Scarlett Johansson, Helen Hunt and Tom Wilkinson. Appeared in Colour Me Kubrick: A True...ish Story (2005) with John Malkovich, after which he received critical acclaim for his lead performance in the historical drama Princes in the Tower (2005) (TV). The following year he starred in These Foolish Things (2006), playing opposite Anjelica Huston, Terence Stamp and Lauren Bacall. After a cameo in Cassandra's Dream (2007) directed by Woody Allen, he returned to the London stage, playing Jim (the Gentleman Caller) in the Tennessee Williams drama "The Glass Menagerie" opposite Jessica Lange, for which he again won enormous critical acclaim, the Sunday Times claiming, amongst others, that he "set the thing alight".

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Rating

Title

Credit

Box
Office

Year

67% Che: Part One (The Argentine) Roth $1.6M 2009
79% Che: Part Two (Guerrilla) Roth $2.1M 2008
46% Cassandra's Dream Eisley $0.9M 2007
No Score Yet These Foolish Things Douglas Middleton 2007
50% Color Me Kubrick Piers $37.7K 2007
No Score Yet Blackbeard Lt. Robert Maynard 2006
38% A Good Woman Robert Windermere $97.6K 2006
No Score Yet Princes in the Tower Perkin Warbeck 2005
No Score Yet The Student Prince Elliot 1998
68% Love Is the Devil P.C. Denham 1998

TV

Rating

Title

Credit

Year

100% Home Fires on Masterpiece
2015-2017
Nick Lucas
  • 2017
  • 2015
No Score Yet Midsomer Murders
Neville Williams
  • 2006
No Score Yet Mystery!
1980-2007
Rex Talbot
  • 2004
No Score Yet Foyle's War
2002-2015
Rex Talbot
  • 2004
  • 2003
No Score Yet Masterpiece
1971-2014
Solanio
  • 2001

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