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Guy Pearce

1967-10-05 Ely, Cambridgeshire, England, UK

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Guy Edward Pearce (born 5 October 1967) is an Australian actor. Born in Ely, Cambridgeshire, and raised in Geelong, he started his career portraying Mike Young in the Australian television series Neighbours. He received international attention for his breakout role in The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994) and subsequently took starring roles in Curtis Hanson's L.A. Confidential (1997), Christopher Nolan's Memento (2000) and Simon Wells's The Time Machine (2002). Pearce is known for his performances in the film adaptation of Cormac McCarthy's The Road (2009), Kathryn Bigelow's war drama The Hurt Locker (2009) and Tom Hooper's historical drama The King's Speech (2010). He has appeared in Ridley Scott's Prometheus (2012), the Marvel action film Iron Man 3 (2013), Alien: Covenant (2017), and the historical biopic Mary Queen of Scots (2018). In Australian cinema, he has appeared in The Proposition (2005), Animal Kingdom (2010), 33 Postcards (2011), The Rover (2014), Holding the Man (2015) and The Wizards of Aus (2016). Since 2012, he has played the title role in the TV adaptations of the Jack Irish stories by Australian crime writer Peter Temple. Pearce starred in Todd Haynes' limited series Mildred Pierce (2011) and the HBO crime miniseries Mare of Easttown. Pearce won a Primetime Emmy Award for Mildred Pierce and has received numerous award nominations including for a Golden Globe Award, three Screen Actors Guild Awards and an Australian Academy Film Award. IndieWire named him one of the best actors never to have received an Academy Award nomination. Description above from the Wikipedia article Guy Pearce, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Lorne Lorne 2016-02-10
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Equals Jonas 2015-07-15
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Results Trevor 2015-05-29
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The Rover Eric 2014-06-04
Jack Irish: Dead Point Jack Irish 2014-04-13
Hateship Loveship Ken 2014-04-11
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Lawless Charlie Rakes 2012-08-29
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Lockout Snow 2012-04-12
Jack Irish: Bad Debts Jack Irish 2012-10-14
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Death Defying Acts Harry Houdini 2007-09-13
Factory Girl Andy Warhol 2006-12-29
First Snow Jimmy Starks 2006-05-05
The Proposition Charlie Burns 2005-10-06
Deux Frères Aidan McRory 2004-04-07
The Hard Word Dale 2002-05-30
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Heaven Tonight Paul Dysart 1990-11-12
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