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Henry Cavill

1983-05-05 St. Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands

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Henry William Dalgliesh Cavill (born 5 May 1983) is a British actor. He is known for his portrayal of Charles Brandon in Showtime's The Tudors (2007–2010), DC Comics character Superman in the DC Extended Universe, Geralt of Rivia in the Netflix fantasy series The Witcher (2019–present), as well as Sherlock Holmes in the Netflix film Enola Holmes (2020). Cavill began his career with roles in the feature adaptations of The Count of Monte Cristo (2002) and I Capture the Castle (2003). He later portrayed supporting roles in several television series, including BBC's The Inspector Lynley Mysteries, ITV's Midsomer Murders, and Showtime's The Tudors. He has since appeared in numerous major studio films, such as Tristan & Isolde (2006), Stardust (2007), Blood Creek (2009), Immortals (2011), The Cold Light of Day (2012), Sand Castle (2017) and Night Hunter (2018). Cavill gained international recognition with his role as Superman in the DC Extended Universe superhero films Man of Steel (2013), Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) and Justice League (2017). He also starred in the action spy films The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (2015) and Mission: Impossible – Fallout (2018). Description above from the Wikipedia article Henry Cavill, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


In the Grey 2025-01-16
The Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare Gus March-Phillips 2024-04-18
Argylle Argylle 2024-01-31
Black Adam Clark Kent / Superman (uncredited) 2022-10-19
Enola Holmes 2 Sherlock Holmes 2022-11-30
Zack Snyder's Justice League Clark Kent / Superman / Kal-El 2021-03-18
The Witcher: The Characters of the Continent Self - Geralt of Rivia 2021-12-17
Making The Witcher: Season 2 Self 2021-12-17
Enola Holmes Sherlock Holmes 2020-09-23
Making The Witcher Self - Geralt of Rivia 2020-08-26
Night Hunter Marshall 2019-08-29
Mission: Impossible - Fallout August Walker 2018-07-13
Justice League Superman / Clark Kent / Kal-El 2017-11-15
Sand Castle Captain Syverson 2017-04-21
DC Films Presents Dawn of the Justice League Self 2016-01-19
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Clark Kent / Superman / Kal-El 2016-03-23
The Man from U.N.C.L.E. Napoleon Solo 2015-08-13
Man of Steel Clark Kent / Superman / Kal-El 2013-06-12
The Cold Light of Day Will Shaw 2012-04-04
Immortals Theseus 2011-11-10
Whatever Works Randy James 2009-06-19
Blood Creek Evan Marshall 2009-10-09
Stardust Humphrey 2007-08-09
Red Riding Hood Hunter 2006-06-27
Tristan & Isolde Melot 2006-04-07
Hellraiser: Hellworld Mike 2005-09-06
I Capture the Castle Stephen Colley 2003-05-09
The Count of Monte Cristo Albert Mondego 2002-01-23
Goodbye, Mr. Chips Soldier Colley 2002-12-26
Laguna Thomas Aprea 2001-04-15
The Rosie Project