Sean Pertwee

Sean Pertwee

Gotham ♦ The Musketeers ♦ Elementary

Sean Pertwee was born into a theatrical dynasty of actors. After training at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, he began his acting career with the Royal Shakespeare Company, most notably starring in “Titus Andronicus,” directed by Deborah Warner.

After touring for three years, Pertwee continued his classical training by playing “Julius Caesar” for the BBC and “Macbeth” for Michael Bogdanov’s production for C4 films. Since then, he has become instantly recognizable for both his film and television work.

On film, Pertwee began in Joe Orton’s biopic, “Prick Up Your Ears,” and went on to appear in Paul Anderson’s “Shopping,” playing opposite Jude Law. Those roles were followed by performances in “Event Horizon,” “Soldier,” “Doomsday,” “Love, Honor and Obey” and a leading role in Neil Marshall’s “Dog Soldiers.” Other notable film credits include “Deadly Voyage,” “Wild Bill” and “Blue Juice,” in which Pertwee played opposite Catherine Zeta-Jones and Ewan McGregor, and “51st State,” with Samuel L. Jackson and Robert Carlyle. Most recently, he played opposite Steve Coogan in “Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa.”

Pertwee’s TV credits include “Elementary,” “The Musketeers,” “Poirot,” the award-winning “Luther,” “Cold Feet with James Nesbit,” “Skins,” “Body Guards,” “Jo,” “Chancer,” “The Young Indiana Jones,” “Clarissa” and “Camelot.”

He also is a popular voiceover artist and can frequently be heard voicing documentaries, animated films, commercials, TV series and video games, including “Fable,” “Killzone” and “Assassins Creed.”

Pertwee is originally from London, which is where he resides.

 

 

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