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can any one give me info about David Thewlis?

plz help,i mean some info of his life,im so interested something like being in love

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  • Anonymous
    8 years ago
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    I love David Thewlis!!

    D.O.B- March 20, 1963. Born in Blackpool

    Height: 6'3

    His first major film role was as the rambling street philosopher Johnny in Naked

    Banned from entering China because of his role in Seven Years in Tibet.

    Was originally considered for the role of Professor Quirrell in Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

    Turned down the role of Simon Gruber in Die Hard: With a Vengeance,which was later given to Jeremy Irons.

    He was in a relationship with actress Anna Friel from 2001 - 2010. They have a daughter, Gracie Ellen Mary Thewlis, born on July 9, 2005

  • ?
    Lv 7
    8 years ago

    His birthday is March 20, 1963.

    Born in Blackpool

    Height: 6'3

    He's the 2nd of 3 children.

    He lived with his parents above their combination wallpaper and toy shop in Blackpool during his childhood.

    He was a member of rock band called QED before joining the punk rock band Door 66 as lead guitarist.

    QED played at some of the Blackpool hotels to earn money for equipment and their first recording session at Storm Studios in Blackpool

    Originally didn't want to be an actor because he was doing well as a musician.

    He went to Highfield High School in Marton, Blackpool

    He originally went to London with his band Door 66, however he changed his plans and entered Guildhall School of Drama. Graduated in 1984

    When he went to register with the actors' union, he intended to use Wheeler as his stage name, but a "David Wheeler" already existed. His mother's maiden name was the first that came to mind

    His first professional role was in the play Buddy Holly at the Regal in Greenwich

    His first major film role was as the rambling street philosopher Johnny in Naked which he was named best actor by the National Society of Film Critics (United States), the London Film Critics Circle, the Evening Standard, the New York Film Critics' Circle and the Cannes Film Festival.

    Banned from entering China because of his role in Seven Years in Tibet (1997).

    He and his ex-girlfriend, Anna Friel, became The Faces Of Mulberry in Spring 2002.

    Was originally considered for the role of Professor Quirrell in Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001). He later got the role of Professor Lupin in Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004).

    Graduated from The Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London, England in 1984.

    Turned down the role of Simon Gruber in Die Hard: With a Vengeance (1995), which was later given to Jeremy Irons.

    During the filming of The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996), he fell off a horse and broke his leg.

    Because he had such a bad experience working on The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996), he vowed never to see the final product. He skipped the opening premiere.

    He was in a relationship with actress Anna Friel from 2001 - 2010. They have a daughter, Gracie Ellen Mary Thewlis, born on July 9, 2005.

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