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Simon McBurney

Lowest Rated:   33% Boogie Woogie (2010)
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Birthplace:   Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, UK
Englishman Simon McBurney enjoyed two distinct phases of his screen career; he began as a character player, who excelled at playing ruddy-faced, wizened, vaguely sinister types, often of a European or Eastern European origin. His resumé -- in this capacity -- includes such films as Kafka (1991), Eisenstein (as the famous Russian director), and Jonathan Demme's political thriller remake The Manchurian Candidate (2004). As of 2007, however, McBurney shifted gears somewhat by stepping behind the camera, when he executive produced and authored the screen story of the Rowan Atkinson vehicle Mr. Bean's Holiday.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
80% The Conjuring 2
  • Maurice Grosse
$102.5M 2016
No Score Yet The Casual Vacancy
  • Colin Wall
2015
93% Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation
  • Atlee
$155M 2015
79% The Theory of Everything
  • Frank Hawking
$35.9M 2014
52% Magic in the Moonlight
  • Howard Burkan
2014
No Score Yet For Those Who Can Tell No Tales
  • Actor
2014
83% Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
  • Oliver Lacon
$20.2M 2011
84% Jane Eyre
  • Mr. Brocklehurst
2011
78% Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 1
  • Kreacher
$295M 2010
43% Robin Hood
  • Father Tancred
$105.3M 2010
33% Boogie Woogie
  • Robert Friegn
2010
54% Body of Lies
  • Garland
$39.4M 2008
61% The Duchess
  • Charles Fox
$13.8M 2008
43% The Golden Compass
  • Fra Pavel
$70.2M 2007
51% Mr. Bean's Holiday
  • Executive Producer
$32.6M 2007
87% The Last King of Scotland
  • Nigel Stone
$17.5M 2006
72% Friends With Money
  • Aaron
$13.3M 2006
No Score Yet Human Touch
  • Bernard
2004
81% The Manchurian Candidate
  • Atticus Noyle
$65.8M 2004
40% The Reckoning
  • Stephen
2004
65% Bright Young Things
  • Sneath/Photo Rat
$0.9M 2003
No Score Yet Skagerrak
  • Actor
2003
64% Eisenstein
  • Sergei Eisenstein
2002
48% Onegin
  • Triquet
1999
89% Der Unhold (The Ogre)
  • Brigadier
1999
41% Cousin Bette
  • Vauvinet
1998
No Score Yet A Business Affair
  • Salesman
1995
33% Tom & Viv
  • Dr. Reginald Miller
1994
50% Being Human
  • Hermas
1994
No Score Yet Mesmer
  • Franz
1994
57% Kafka
  • Assistant Oscar
1991

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
57% The Casual Vacancy
2015
  • Colin Wall
  • 2015
No Score Yet Rev
2010-2015
  • Actor
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
71% The Borgias
2011-2013
  • Johannes Burchard
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011

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