Actors

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    John Boyega

    2011-06-30T07:00:00Z

    In the few short months since Attack The Block screened at SXSW, things have changed for Peckham-born John Boyega.

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    Elliot Knight

    2011-06-30T06:58:00Z

    There was a UK-wide casting process for the title role in Sinbad, Sky 1 TV’s 2012 tentpole drama that seemed to involve every agent in the country. Finally, after a few false starts, came the news: unknown Birmingham-born actor Elliot Knight had landed the role, and will spend the next eight months

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    Robert Emms

    2011-06-30T06:57:00Z

    A year ago, LAMDA-trained Robert Emms did not see himself in film. “I just wanted to be one of those actors who works at the National Theatre the whole time,” he says.

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    Daniel Sharman

    2011-06-30T06:55:00Z

    After finishing Tarsem Singh’s Immortals earlier this year — he plays Ares, trouble-making son of Zeus — Daniel Sharman took some time off.

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    Alexandra Roach

    2011-06-30T06:54:00Z

    A regular on Welsh TV soap Pobol Y Cwm from the age of 11 to 18, Alexandra Roach graduated from RADA last year after four years there (she had to repeat a year due to a back injury) and is still training with acting coach Dee Cannon.

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    Vanessa Kirby

    2011-06-30T06:53:00Z

    It has been a whirlwind 18 months for London-born Vanessa Kirby.

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    Georgia King

    2011-06-30T06:51:00Z

    Audiences will soon see Georgia King playing opposite Michelle Ryan and Harry Treadaway in Matthias Hoene’s London-set CockneysVs Zombies.

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    Sebastian Armesto

    2011-06-30T06:50:00Z

    Having just finished Rocket To The Moon at London’s National Theatre, Sebastian Armesto is becoming increasingly visible.

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    Joe Cole

    2011-06-30T06:48:00Z

    The 22-year-old actor-writer Joe Cole came up through the National Youth Theatre (NYT) — “I did it for a bit of fun,” says the London native. “School hadn’t worked out for me; I didn’t have great expectations.”

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    Toby Regbo

    2011-06-30T06:47:00Z

    Still only 19, Londoner Toby Regbo first made an indelible impression as the young Nemo in Jaco Van Dormael’s Mr Nobody.