Perhaps renowned for his Uk Independent Film Award-winning and BAFTA-nominated portrayal of Stan within the 2004 feature film Vera Drake, he’s also popular for his roles about the tv screen shows Rose and Maloney (mainly because Maloney); North Rectangular (as Peter McLeish); Poldark (as Jud Paynter); Silk (as Micky Pleasure); and Whitechapel (as Ray Kilometers). During his early years, he qualified in the Joan Littlewood-established Theater Workshop with England’s National Youngsters Theater. Early in his display acting profession, he made an appearance in shows of Great Mysteries and Center Play. He made an appearance alongside Mel Gibson, Anthony Hopkins, and Daniel Day-Lewis within the 1984 historic film The Bounty. In 2002, he and his wife, celebrity Eve Matheson, welcomed a girl called Amy Elisabeth. He also offers a boy, Hugo, from a youthful romantic relationship. He and Anna Maxwell Martin had been both in the solid from the 2005 tv miniseries edition of Bleak Home.