James McAvoy



Place of birth:

Port Glasgow, Scotland, UK:


James Andrew McAvoy  (born 21 April 1979) is a Scottish stage and screen actor. His best-known work includes the films The Last King of Scotland and Atonement, both of which earned him BAFTA Award nominations, and the TV series Shameless. McAvoy has won the BAFTA Rising Star Award and a BAFTA Scotland award. He has also been nominated for an ALFS Award, a European Film Award, and a Golden Globe award.

Film Credits

It: Chapter 2 (2019)
as Bill Denbrough
Dark Phoenix (2019)
as Charles Xavier / Professor X
Glass (2019)
as Kevin Wendell Crumb / The Horde / The Beast / Patricia / Dennis / Hedwig / Barry / Jade / Orwell / Heinrich / Norma
Deadpool 2 (2018)
as Charles Xavier / Professor X (uncredited)
Sherlock Gnomes (2018)
as Gnomeo (voice)
Submergence (2017)
as James More
Atomic Blonde (2017)
as David Percival
Split (2017)
as Dennis / Patricia / Hedwig / The Beast / Kevin Wendell Crumb / Barry / Orwell / Jade
X-Men: Apocalypse Unearthed (2016)
as Himself
X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)
as Charles Xavier / Professor X
Victor Frankenstein (2015)
as Victor Von Frankenstein
Mutant vs. Machine: The Making of X-Men: Days of Future Past (2015)
as Himself
X-Men: Unguarded (2015)
as Himself
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Him (2014)
as Conor
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her (2014)
as Conor
X-Men: Beginnings Trilogy (2014)
as Professor X
X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)
as Charles Xavier / Professor X (Young)
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them (2014)
as Conor Ludlow
Muppets Most Wanted (2014)
as UPS Guy
Filth (2013)
as Bruce Robertson
Trance (2013)
as Simon
Welcome to the Punch (2013)
as Max Lewinsky
X-Men: First Class (2011)
as Charles Xavier / Professor X
Arthur Christmas (2011)
as Arthur (voice)
Gnomeo & Juliet (2011)
as Gnomeo (voice)
The Conspirator (2010)
as Frederick Aiken
The Last Station (2009)
as Valentin Bulgakov
Wanted (2008)
as Wesley Gibson
Atonement (2007)
as Robbie Turner
Becoming Jane (2007)
as Tom Lefroy
Vanity Fair: Killers Kill, Dead Men Die (2007)
as The Shutterbug
Starter for 10 (2006)
as Brian Jackson
The Last King of Scotland (2006)
as Dr. Nicholas Garrigan
Penelope (2006)
as Johnny/Max
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005)
as Mr. Tumnus, the Faun
Strings (2004)
as Hal
Inside I'm Dancing (2004)
as Rory O'Shea
Wimbledon (2004)
as Carl Colt
Bright Young Things (2003)
as Simon Balcairn
White Teeth (2002)
Bollywood Queen (2002)
as Jay
Swimming Pool - Der Tod feiert mit (2001)
as Mike
Lorna Doone (2001)
as Sergeant Bloxham
Regeneration (1997)
as Anthony Balfour
The Near Room (1995)
as Kevin

TV Series Credits

His Dark Materials (2019)
as Lord Asriel
Watership Down (2017)
as Hazel (voice)
Angelina Ballerina: The Next Steps (2009)
The One Show (2006)
ShakespeaRe-Told (2005)
Shameless (2004)
Shameless (2004)
as Steve McBride
State of Play (2003)
as Dan Foster
Early Doors (2003)
as Liam
Frank Herbert's Children of Dune (2003)
as Leto Atreides II
Foyle's War (2002)
Top Gear (2002)
as Himself
White Teeth (2002)
as Josh Malfen
The Inspector Lynley Mysteries (2002)
as Gowan Ross
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross (2001)
Band of Brothers (2001)
as Pvt. James W. Miller
Band of Brothers (2001)
as James W. Miller
Murder in Mind (2001)
as Martin Vosper
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (1996)
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (1996)
as Himself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992)

Production Credits

Filth (2013)
50/50 (2011)
Birdemic: Shock and Terror (2010)
Additional Camera