Rory Kinnear

Rory Kinnear trained at LAMDA

For the National: The Threepenny Opera, Othello, The Last of the Haussmans, Hamlet (title role), Burnt by the Sun, The Revenger's Tragedy, Philistines, The Man of Mode, Southwark Fair

For the RSC: The Taming of the Shrew, The Tamer Tamed, Cymbeline

In London's West End: Mary Stuart

Other theatre includes: The Trial, Measure for Measure, Mary Stuart, Festen, Hamlet, The Seagull

Other theatre as writer: The Herd 

Inside No 9, Guerilla, Quacks, The Casual Vacancy, Penny Dreadful, Lucan, Count Arthur Strong, Southcliffe (BAFTA nomination), Loving Miss Hatto, Richard II, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, Black Mirror, Women in Love, Lennon Naked, The First Men in the Moon, Cranford, The Thick of It, Beautiful People, Waking the Dead, Ashes to Ashes, The Curse of Steptoe, Messiah V, Margaret Thatcher – The Long Walk to Finchley, Five Days, Mansfield Park, Secret Smile and Second Coming.

Spectre, Trespass Against Us, Man Up, The Imitation Game, Cuban Fury, Skyfall, Wild Target, Quantum of Solace and Broken (BIFA Award, Best Supporting Actor).

Othello – Evening Standard Award, Best Actor (awarded jointly to Adrian Lester and Rory Kinnear); Olivier Award, Best Actor; Critics' Circle Award, Best Shakespearean Performance

Broken – BIFA, Best Supporting Award

Hamlet – Evening Standard, Best Actor (for performances in both Hamlet and Measure for Measure); Olivier nomination, Best Actor

Burnt by the Sun – Olivier nomination, Best Supporting Actor

Philistines – Ian Charleson Award

Man of Mode – Olivier Award, Best Performance in a Supporting Role; Ian Charleson Award

Mary Stuart – Ian Charleson nomination

The Taming of the Shrew – Ian Charleson nomination

Southcliffe – BAFTA nomination, Best Supporting Actor

The Herd – Critics' Circle Award, Most Promising Playwright for a Debut Play


(Published January 2018)