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Bill Nighy

Actor | Soundtrack | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
Love Actually (2003) | Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (2010) | Hot Fuzz (2007)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 14 wins & 25 nominations More »
AKA 
William Nighy
BORN 
Dec 12, 1949 (age 66)
HEIGHT 
6' 2" (1.88m)

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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Films in Production (3 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (67 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (58 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Salting the BattlefieldSalting the Battlefield (TV Movie) Johnny Worricker  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Masterpiece ContemporaryMasterpiece Contemporary (TV Series) Johnny Worricker (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Turks & CaicosTurks & Caicos (TV Movie) Johnny Worricker  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for SkylightSkylight (TV Movie) Tom Sergeant  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Page EightPage Eight (TV Movie) Johnny Worricker, Executive Producer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Doctor WhoDoctor Who (TV Series) Dr. Black (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for 10 Minute Tales10 Minute Tales (TV Series) Mr Jellaby (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for Engel sucht LiebeEngel sucht Liebe (TV Movie) Performer ("Christmas Is All Around")  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for HorizonHorizon (TV Series) Narrator (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Gideon's DaughterGideon's Daughter (TV Movie) Gideon Warner  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Girl in the CaféThe Girl in the Café (TV Movie) Lawrence  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for He Knew He Was RightHe Knew He Was Right (TV Mini-series) Colonel Osborne (3 episodes, 2004)  Less 2004 3
    • Part 3 (May 2, 2004) Colonel Osborne  Less
    • Part 2 (Apr 25, 2004) Colonel Osborne  Less
    • Part 1 (Apr 18, 2004) Colonel Osborne  Less
  • Primary photo for The Lost PrinceThe Lost Prince (TV Movie) Stamfordham  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Life Beyond the Box: Norman Stanley FletcherLife Beyond the Box: Norman Stanley Fletcher (TV Movie) Narrator  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The Young VisitersThe Young Visiters (TV Movie) Earl of Clincham  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Canterbury TalesCanterbury Tales (TV Mini-series) James (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for State of PlayState of Play (TV Mini-series) Cameron Foster (6 episodes, 2003)  Less 2003 6
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  • Primary photo for Ready When You Are Mr. McGillReady When You Are Mr. McGill (TV Movie) Phil Parish  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The Inspector Lynley MysteriesThe Inspector Lynley Mysteries (TV Series) Lockwood (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for Auf Wiedersehen, PetAuf Wiedersehen, Pet (TV Series) Jeffrey Grainger (6 episodes, 2002)  Less 2002 6
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  • Primary photo for Kiss Me KateKiss Me Kate (TV Series) Iain Cameron / Iain (4 episodes, 1999–2000)  Less 1999–2000 4
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  • Primary photo for The Canterbury TalesThe Canterbury Tales (TV Series) The Merchant (2 episodes, 1998–2000)  Less 1998–2000 2
  • Primary photo for LongitudeLongitude (TV Movie) Lord Sandwich  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Animated Tales of the WorldAnimated Tales of the World (TV Series) Tiger (1 episode)  Less 2000–  1
  • Primary photo for People Like UsPeople Like Us (TV Series) Will Rushmore (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for Kavanagh QCKavanagh QC (TV Series) Giles Culpepper QC (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for InsidersInsiders (TV Series) Mark Gordon (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for Testament: The Bible in AnimationTestament: The Bible in Animation (TV Series) Belshazzar (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
    • Daniel (Dec 4, 1996) Belshazzar (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for WycliffeWycliffe (TV Series) David Cleeve (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for Don't Leave Me This WayDon't Leave Me This Way (TV Movie) John Tracey  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Unnatural CausesUnnatural Causes (TV Movie) Oliver Latham  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for PerformancePerformance (TV Series) Roger Maitland / Hugh Marriner (2 episodes, 1991–1993)  Less 1991–1993 2
  • Primary photo for Peak PracticePeak Practice (TV Series) Alan Sinclair (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Eye of the StormEye of the Storm (TV Mini-series) Tom Frewen (6 episodes, 1993)  Less 1993 6
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  • Primary photo for ChillersChillers (TV Series) Tom Dickenson (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for A Masculine EndingA Masculine Ending (TV Movie) John Tracey  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for BergeracBergerac (TV Series) Barry (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for BoonBoon (TV Series) Steve Reeves (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for The Men's RoomThe Men's Room (TV Mini-series) Prof. Mark Carleton (5 episodes, 1991)  Less 1991 5
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  • Primary photo for ScreenplayScreenplay (TV Series) Howard Nash (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for TECXTECX (TV Series) Brill (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for Making NewsMaking News (TV Series) Sam Courtney (6 episodes, 1990)  Less 1990 6
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  • Primary photo for StoryboardStoryboard (TV Series) Sam (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for Thirteen at DinnerThirteen at Dinner (TV Movie) Ronald Marsh  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Hitler's S.S.: Portrait in EvilHitler's S.S.: Portrait in Evil (TV Movie) Helmut Hoffmann  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Last Place on EarthThe Last Place on Earth (TV Mini-series) Cecil Meares (4 episodes, 1985)  Less 1985 4
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  • Primary photo for Crown CourtCrown Court (TV Series) Lee Sinclair (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for Reilly: Ace of SpiesReilly: Ace of Spies (TV Mini-series) Goschen (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for Jemima Shore InvestigatesJemima Shore Investigates (TV Series) David Cullen (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for Play for TomorrowPlay for Tomorrow (TV Series) Connor Mullan (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for MinderMinder (TV Series) Oates (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for Play for TodayPlay for Today (TV Series) Dave / William / Bill (3 episodes, 1978–1982)  Less 1978–1982 3
  • Primary photo for BBC2 PlayhouseBBC2 Playhouse (TV Series) Bruno (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for Little Lord FauntleroyLittle Lord Fauntleroy (TV Movie) Officer (uncredited)  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for AgonyAgony (TV Series) Vincent Fish (7 episodes, 1980)  Less 1980 7
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  • Primary photo for FoxFox (TV Series) Colin Street (2 episodes, 1980)  Less 1980 2
  • Primary photo for PremierePremiere (TV Mini-series) Deasey (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979 1
  • Primary photo for Softly Softly: Task ForceSoftly Softly: Task Force (TV Series) Albert Blake (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
Self (63 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Dad's Army: LegacyDad's Army: Legacy (Video) Himself  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for A Grand Night In: The Story of AardmanA Grand Night In: The Story of Aardman (TV Movie) Himself - 'Flushed Away' and 'Arthur Christmas'  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The 69th Annual Tony AwardsThe 69th Annual Tony Awards (TV Movie) Himself - Nominee: Best Leading Actor in a Play  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for CBS News Sunday MorningCBS News Sunday Morning (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Made in HollywoodMade in Hollywood (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2009–2013)  Less 2009–2013
  • Primary photo for This MorningThis Morning (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Jimmy FallonLate Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Dangerous Edge: A Life of Graham GreeneDangerous Edge: A Life of Graham Greene Graham Greene  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Charlie RoseCharlie Rose (TV Series) Himself - Guest (2 episodes, 2007–2012)  Less 2007–2012
  • Primary photo for The Big PictureThe Big Picture (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2011–2012)  Less 2011–2012
  • Primary photo for London - The Modern BabylonLondon - The Modern Babylon Quotations reader (voice)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The 69th Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a Mini-Series or a TV Movie  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel: Behind the Story: Lights, Colours and SmilesThe Best Exotic Marigold Hotel: Behind the Story: Lights, Colours and Smiles (Video) Himself  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for BreakfastBreakfast (TV Series) Himself - Actor / Himself (5 episodes, 2004–2011)  Less 2004–2011
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  • Primary photo for The 5 O'Clock ShowThe 5 O'Clock Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Mark at the MoviesMark at the Movies (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for On the Edge of War: Uncovering 'Glorious 39'On the Edge of War: Uncovering 'Glorious 39' (Video) Himself  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for First Light Awards 2010First Light Awards 2010 (TV Special) Himself  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Up Close with Carrie KeaganUp Close with Carrie Keagan (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2008–2009)  Less 2008–2009
  • Primary photo for UK Border ForceUK Border Force (TV Series) Narrator (2 episodes, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The Journey to 'Valkyrie'The Journey to 'Valkyrie' (Video) Himself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Valkyrie: Recreating BerlinValkyrie: Recreating Berlin (Video) Himself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Der Kabel 1 KinotippDer Kabel 1 Kinotipp (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for KinotippKinotipp (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for CinetippCinetipp (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Rove LiveRove Live (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The One ShowThe One Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Sunday AMSunday AM (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for HypaSpaceHypaSpace (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The 64th Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 64th Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner: Best Actor in a Mini-Series or a Motion Picture Made for Television  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for 2007 Britannia Awards2007 Britannia Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Notes on a Scandal: The Story of Two ObsessionsNotes on a Scandal: The Story of Two Obsessions (Video) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Armstrongs: The MovieThe Armstrongs: The Movie Narrator  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Meet Davy Jones: Anatomy of a LegendMeet Davy Jones: Anatomy of a Legend (Video) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Meerkat ManorMeerkat Manor (TV Series) Narrator (26 episodes, 2005–2006)  Less 2005–2006
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  • Primary photo for HorizonHorizon (TV Series) Himself - Narrator (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for HBO First LookHBO First Look (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for TimeshiftTimeshift (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Narrator (2 episodes, 2004–2006)  Less 2004–2006
  • Primary photo for Richard & JudyRichard & Judy (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Anatomy of a Global Thriller: Behind the Scenes of the Constant GardenerAnatomy of a Global Thriller: Behind the Scenes of the Constant Gardener (Video) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Notes on a Scandal: Behind the ScenesNotes on a Scandal: Behind the Scenes (Video) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The ArmstrongsThe Armstrongs (TV Series) Narrator  Less 2006– 
  • Primary photo for Don't Crash: The Documentary of the Making of the Movie of the Book of the Radio Series of 'The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy'Don't Crash: The Documentary of the Making of the Movie of the Book of the Radio Series of 'The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy' (Video) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Magical VoicesMagical Voices (Video) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Magic of MusicThe Magic of Music (Video) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Inside 'The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy'Inside 'The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy' (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Paul O'Grady ShowThe Paul O'Grady Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Evening Standard British Film AwardsThe Evening Standard British Film Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Touts on TourTouts on Tour (TV Movie) Narrator  Less 2004 £150K
  • Primary photo for Lucy's CamLucy's Cam (Video) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Liquid NewsLiquid News (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for ParkinsonParkinson (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for 1st Annual Directors Guild of Great Britain DGGB Awards1st Annual Directors Guild of Great Britain DGGB Awards (Video) Himself - Presenter  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The BAFTA TV Awards 2004The BAFTA TV Awards 2004 (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Underworld: Creature EffectsUnderworld: Creature Effects (Video) Himself - Viktor  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Underworld: The Making of UnderworldUnderworld: The Making of Underworld (Video) Himself - Viktor  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Shaun of the Dead: EPK FeaturetteShaun of the Dead: EPK Featurette (Video) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Office Christmas PartyThe Office Christmas Party (TV Movie) Narrator (voice)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Grumpy Old MenGrumpy Old Men (TV Series) Himself (4 episodes, 2003)  Less 2003
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  • Primary photo for The StorytellersThe Storytellers (Video) Himself / Billy Mack  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Live LunchLive Lunch (TV Series) Himself - Interviewee (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Occupy!Occupy! Player in Everyman Theatre Company, Liverpool  Less 1976
Archive Footage (12 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Dad's Army: Women of WalmingtonDad's Army: Women of Walmington (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Charlie RoseCharlie Rose (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Mark Lawson Talks to...Mark Lawson Talks to... (TV Series) Douglas Ainslie (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
    • Celia Imrie (Feb 8, 2015) Douglas Ainslie (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Julie Walters: A Life on ScreenJulie Walters: A Life on Screen (TV Movie) James (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Greatest Ever Christmas MoviesGreatest Ever Christmas Movies (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Doctor Who Live: The Next DoctorDoctor Who Live: The Next Doctor (TV Movie) Dr. Black (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Movie GuideMovie Guide (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Masterpiece ContemporaryMasterpiece Contemporary (TV Series) Johnny Worricker (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
    • Page Eight (Nov 6, 2011) Johnny Worricker (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Doctor WhoDoctor Who (TV Series) Dr. Black (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
    • The Big Bang (Jun 26, 2010) Dr. Black (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Planet VoicePlanet Voice (TV Series) Davy Jones (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for In Character with Cate BlanchettIn Character with Cate Blanchett (Video) Richard Hart (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Making of 'The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy'Making of 'The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy' (Video) Slartibartfast (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2005
Other (7 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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