Kevin McNally

Kevin McNally was born on April 27, 1956, in Bristol, England. He grew up in Birmingham where he attended Redhill and Mapledene Junior schools and Central Grammar School for Boys. At the age of 16, he got his first job at Birmingham Repertory Theatre. A year later he received a scholarship to the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. In 1975 he won the Best Actor Bancroft Gold Medal for his stage performance. McNally's most notable stage performances in London's West End include his appearance as Alan Bennett opposite Maggie Smith in 'The Lady in the Van' and opposite Juliette Binoche in 'Naked'. He also starred as Richard in Terry Johnson's 'Dead Funny' at the Savoy Theatre. Since 1976 McNally has been involved in numerous TV productions beginning with his portrayal of the Roman ruler Castor, son of Tiberius, in the acclaimed BBC history series I, Claudius (1976) and his portrayal of Drake Carne in the popular series Poldark (1975). His career on television ascended after his work in Masada (1981) and in the cult TV series Doctor Who: The Twin Dilemma (1984). During the 1980s and 1990s McNally established himself as a reputable and versatile actor on both the British and American TV. He played a broad variety of leading and supporting characters ranging from the Soviet politician Kirov in Stalin (1992) to homicide detective Jack Taylor in Chiller (1995), and from an insecure son, Alan Hook, in TV series Dad (1997) to a convicted murderer James Hopkin in Bloodlines (2005). His portrayal of Frank Worsley in Shackleton (2002) as well as the role of Harry Woolf in Life on Mars (2006) are among his best known works for television. Between 2011 - 2012 he appeared in three episodes of Downton Abbey as Horrace Bryant. In 1977 McNally made his big screen debut as HMS Ranger Crewman in the James Bond adventure The Spy Who Loved Me (1977). After having played bit parts in more than twenty feature films, McNally shot to international fame as pirate Joshamee Gibbs, his best known film role, in Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003) and the sequel Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006). He returned in the role Joshamee Gibbs in the third installment of the 'Pirates' franchise Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007). Kevin McNally has been enjoying a happy family life with Scottish actress Phyllis Logan and his two children. He resides with his family in Chiswick, London, England.

Geburtstag: 27.04.1956

Geburtsort: Bristol, England, UK

Anzahl der Filme, die wir schon mit Kevin McNally gesehen haben: 5

Anzahl aller Filme, in denen Kevin McNally mitgespielt hat: 49

  • King Lear: Live from Shakespeare's Globe
    Rolle: Lear
  • King Lear: Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
    Rolle: Lear
  • Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales
    Rolle: Joshamee Gibbs
  • Maigret: Night at the Crossroads
    Rolle: Inspector Grandjean
  • Macbeth Unhinged
    Rolle: Duncan
  • The Man Who Knew Infinity
    Rolle: Major McMahon
  • Legend
    Rolle: Harold Wilson
  • Mel Smith: I've Done Some Things
    Rolle: Himself
  • The Challenger
    Rolle: Mulloy
  • Bounty Killer
    Rolle: Daft Willy
  • Hamilton: In the Interest of the Nation
    Rolle: Harold Smith
  • The Raven
    Rolle: Maddux
  • Margaret
    Rolle: Kenneth Clarke
  • Valkyrie
    Rolle: Carl-Friedrich Goerdeler
  • Tu£sday
    Rolle: Jerry
  • Dead Fish
    Rolle: Frank Rosenheim (as Kevin R. McNally)
  • The Murder of Princess Diana
    Rolle: Charles Davis
  • Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End
    Rolle: Joshamee Gibbs
  • Scoop
    Rolle: Mike Tinsley
  • Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest
    Rolle: Joshamee Gibbs
  • Irish Jam
    Rolle: Lord Hailstock
  • The Phantom of the Opera
    Rolle: Buquet
  • De-Lovely
    Rolle: Gerald Murphy
  • Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl
    Rolle: Joshamee Gibbs
  • Johnny English
    Rolle: Prime Minister
  • High Heels and Low Lifes
    Rolle: Mason
  • Conspiracy
  • The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: My First Adventure
    Rolle: Walter Harris
  • When The Sky Falls
    Rolle: Tom Hamilton
  • Entrapment
    Rolle: Haas
  • Sliding Doors
    Rolle: Paul
  • Spice World
    Rolle: Policeman
  • Eleven Men Against Eleven
    Rolle: Jake Leach
  • Abraham
    Rolle: Nahor
  • Stalin
    Rolle: Kirov
  • The Common Pursuit
  • A Masculine Ending
    Rolle: Andrew Gardner
  • Jekyll & Hyde
    Rolle: Sergeant Hornby
  • Dream Baby
    Rolle: Slick
  • Thin Air
  • Cry Freedom
    Rolle: Ken
  • The Berlin Affair
    Rolle: Heinz von Hollendorf
  • The Bad Sister
    Rolle: Tony
  • Enigma
    Rolle: Bruno
  • The Long Good Friday
    Rolle: Irish Youth
  • Praying Mantis
    Rolle: Bernard
  • The Spy Who Loved Me
    Rolle: HMS Ranger Crewman
  • The Paradise Run