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Russell Tovey

Started acting at the age of 11. Wanted to be a history teacher growing up. Took classes and workshops at the Royal National Theatre in London. Is a playwright and had his play Walls produced at Battersea Arts Centre in London in 2003. Played Rudge in the original West End production of The History Boys in 2004, and later reprised the role in the film version and the Broadway transfer (both 2006). Won a Royal Television Society Award for Best Comedy Performance for his performance in Him & Her in 2010. Won the Cult Hero SFX Award in 2011 for his role in Being Human.

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Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
100% The Pass
  • Actor
2016
No Score Yet Looking : The Movie
  • Kevin Matheson
2016
87% Looking: The Movie
  • Kevin Matheson
2016
91% The Lady In The Van
  • Actor
2015
43% Effie Gray
  • George
2015
No Score Yet Stick Man
  • Dog
2015
79% Muppets Most Wanted
  • Delivery Man
2014
38% Blackwood
  • Jack
2013
72% Grabbers
  • Smith
2013
50% Tower Block
  • Paul
2012
No Score Yet Is This a Joke?
  • Actor
2012
14% Huge
  • Actor
2011
No Score Yet Little Dorrit
  • John Chivery
2008
65% The History Boys
  • Rudge
2006
No Score Yet My Family and Other Animals
  • Leslie Durrell
2005
73% The Emperor's New Clothes
  • Recruit
2002

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT
No Score Yet Being Human
2009-2013
  • George
No Score Yet Doctor Who Confidential
2005
  • Narrator
89% Looking
2014-2015
  • Kevin
No Score Yet Masterpiece
1971-2015
  • PC Terence Reed John Chivery Leslie Henry Knight
No Score Yet Miss Marple
2004-2013
  • Actor
92% The Night Manager
2016
  • Actor
84% Quantico
2015
  • Harry Doyle
No Score Yet Him & Her
2010
  • Steve
85% Sherlock
2010
  • Henry Knight

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