Rufus Frederik Sewell (born October 29, 1967) is an English actor. In film, he has appeared in The Woodlanders, Dangerous Beauty, Dark City, A Knight's Tale, The Illusionist, and Martha, Meet Frank, Daniel and Laurence. On television, he became well known for his role as the hero, Will Ladislaw, in the BBC adaptation of George Eliot's Middlemarch. In 2003, he appeared in the lead role in Charles II: The Power and The Passion. He starred in the CBS drama Eleventh Hour which was cancelled in April 2009. On stage, he originated the role of Septimus Hodge in Tom Stoppard's Arcadia and the role of Jan in Stoppard's Rock 'n' Roll, which earned him an Olivier Award and a Tony Award nomination for the latter performance. The directorial credits include The Last Exorcist (2011, 2012–present...
- Born: ( 1967-10-29) 29 October 1967 (age 52) Hammersmith, London, UK
- Occupation: Actor
- Years active: 1991–present
- Spouse(s): Yasmin Abdallah (m. 1999; div. 2000) Amy Gardner (m. 2004; div. 2006)
- Children: 2
Rufus Sewell Pictures
- Universal Pictures Presents The Old World Premiere
- "Old" New York Premiere
- Vulture Festival Los Angeles 2019 - Day 2
- Vulture Festival Presented By AT&T - Heineken Green Room ...