David Thewlis

David Thewlis
David Wheeler (born 20 March 1963), better known as David Thewlis, is an English actor and filmmaker. He is known as a character actor and has appeared in a wide variety of genres in both film and television. He has received the Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actor and nominations for two BAFTA Awards, Golden Globe Award, Primetime Emmy Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award. Thewlis made his film debut in Little Dorrit (1987) and acted in the Mike Leigh films Life is Sweet (1990) and Naked (1993), winning the Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actor for the latter. He then appeared in films such as Black Beauty (1994), Restoration (1995), James and the Giant Peach (1996), Dragonheart (1996), and Seven Years in Tibet (1997). He became more widely known to film audiences for his roles as Remus Lupin in the Harry Potter franchise (2004–2011) and Ares / Sir Patrick Morgan in Wonder Woman (2017). Other film roles include Kingdom of Heaven (2005), The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (2008), War Horse (2011), The Theory of Everything (2014), Anomalisa (2015), I'm Thinking of Ending Things (2020), and Enola Holmes 2 (2022). Thewlis' most notable television roles include V. M. Varga in the third season of FX's Fargo (2017), the voice of the Shame Wizard in the Netflix animated sitcoms Big Mouth (2017–present) and Human Resources (2022–present), Christopher Edwards in the HBO miniseries Landscapers (2021), and John Dee in the Netflix drama series The Sandman (2022). His performance in Fargo earned him nominations for an Emmy, a Golden Globe, and a Critics' Choice Award.
Name David Thewlis
Also Known As 데이빗 듈리스, David Wheeler, 大卫·休里斯
Birthday 1963-03-20
Gender Male
IMDB David Thewlis profile on IMDB
Place of Birth Blackpool, Lancashire, England, UK
As: Remus Lupin
2007-07-08
Harry Potter and the...
As: Keith Jennings
2006-06-06
The Omen...
As: Remus Lupin
2009-07-15
Harry Potter and the...
As: Peter Aufschnaiter
1997-09-12
Seven Years in Tibet...
As: Hospitaler
2005-05-03
Kingdom of Heaven...
As: Freddie Mays
2000-06-09
Gangster No. 1...
As: Roy Washburn
2006-03-29
Basic Instinct 2...
As: Earthworm (voice)
1996-04-12
James and the Giant ...
As: Detective
1992-12-02
Damage...
As: Johnny
1993-09-14
Naked...
As: Judas Iscariot (voic
2000-03-31
The Miracle Maker...
As: Charlie's Dad
2001-05-11
Goodbye Charlie Brig...
As: King Einon
1996-05-31
DragonHeart...
As: Remus Lupin
2010-11-17
Harry Potter and the...
As: Remus Lupin
2011-07-12
Harry Potter and the...
As: Douglas
1996-08-23
The Island of Dr. Mo...
As: Dr. Blake
2009-05-16
Veronika Decides to ...
As: Robert Doniger
2003-11-26
Timeline...
As: John Pearce
1995-12-29
Restoration...
As: Jerry Barker
1994-07-29
Black Beauty...
As: Father
2008-05-07
The Boy in the Strip...
As: Paul Verlaine
1995-11-03
Total Eclipse...
As: Nicola's Lover
1990-11-15
Life Is Sweet...
As: Locksmith / Tom Mill
1991-10-10
Afraid of the Dark...
As: William Cecil
2011-10-21
Anonymous...
As: Dan Starkey
1998-10-01
Divorcing Jack...
As: Jason Kinsky
1998-02-05
Besieged...
As: Jim McCann
2010-10-07
Mr. Nice...
As: Jordan
2010-11-10
London Boulevard...
As: Clov
2000-09-10
Endgame...
As: Martin Frost
2007-10-11
The Inner Life of Ma...
As: Nesbit
2000-03-10
Whatever Happened to...
As: Franz
1993-06-18
The Trial...
As: Lyons
2011-12-25
War Horse...
As: Kevin Deakin
1989-03-12
Resurrected...
As: Michael Aris
2011-11-30
The Lady...
As: Harry Sankey
2003-09-08
Cheeky...
As: The Frog
2013-07-18
RED 2...
As: Tim Shanks
1991-09-15
Filipina Dreamgirls...
As: Joby
2013-09-20
The Zero Theorem...
As: Nick Davies
2013-10-11
The Fifth Estate...
As: Man
2002-09-30
D.I.Y. Hard...
As: Joey
1987-10-07
Road...
As: Ringe
1988-11-11
Vroom...
As: Wingfield
2005-12-25
The New World...
As: Pablo (voice)
2011-06-06
The Organ Grinder's ...
As: Mickey Finn
2014-10-23
Stonehearst Asylum...
As: Dennis Sciama
2014-11-26
The Theory of Everyt...
As: Knox Harrington
1998-03-06
The Big Lebowski...
As: Duncan
2015-09-22
Macbeth...
As: Leslie Payne
2015-09-09
Legend...
As: Clive
1987-12-01
The Short & Curlies...
As: Professor Kenneth Ra
2015-10-01
Regression...
As: Remus Lupin
2004-05-31
Harry Potter and the...
As: Inspector Goole - Th
2015-09-13
An Inspector Calls...
As: Terry
1991-09-17
Journey to Knock...
As: Santini
1997-06-11
American Perfekt...
As: Rodney Hallworth
2018-02-09
The Mercy...
As: George Braddle
1987-12-11
Little Dorrit...
As: Hamilton Mattress (v
2002-01-01
Hamilton Mattress...
As: Norman
2013-10-25
Separate We Come, Se...
As: Self
2011-02-23
How to Get a Head in...
As: Sargeant Major Bradl
2015-01-07
Queen & Country...
As: Himself
2017-10-28
Harry Potter: A Hist...
As: Ares
2017-11-15
Justice League...
As: Mike
2020-08-21
Eternal Beauty...
As: Self (archive footag
2018-08-21
Beyond Boundaries: T...
As: Jim
2020-07-09
Guest of Honour...
As: Sir Patrick / Ares
2017-05-30
Wonder Woman...
As: Vic
2021-05-21
Rare Beasts...
As: Crematorium Attendan
1992-09-27
Black and Blue...
As: Tony
1991-06-29
Skulduggery...
As: Peylak
2025-12-19
Avatar 3...
As: Chuck
2010-04-21
Athena...
As: Michael Stone (voice
2015-12-30
Anomalisa...
As: Boss Man / Rat King
2022-12-16
The Amazing Maurice...
As: Self
2016-06-07
None of Them Are You...
As: Ares
2021-03-18
Zack Snyder's Justic...
As: Self (archive footag
2021-07-23
Val...
As: Father
2020-08-28
I'm Thinking of Endi...
As: Unknown
1988-01-01
Deep Red Instant Lov...
As: Grail
2022-11-30
Enola Holmes 2...
As: Jonathan (segment "J
2005-09-01
All the Invisible Ch...
As: Self
1997-01-14
The Making of 'Drago...
As: Unknown

Littlemouth...
As: Self
2004-06-11
The Magic Touch of H...
As: (archive footage)
2012-02-04
Final Cut: Ladies an...
As: Mike
1992-04-14
Swords at Teatime...
As: Dealer
1999-01-01
Love Story...
As: Dick Puck
2014-01-01
Sunday Roast...
As: Mr. Twister (voice)
2003-12-08
Little Wolf's Book o...
As: James Jackson
1991-04-07
Prime Suspect...
As: Unknown
1989-01-13
A Bit of a Do...
As: Max
1987-06-19
Valentine Park...
As: Unknown
1981-09-08
Only Fools and Horse...
As: Oswald Martin
1994-10-30
Dandelion Dead...
As: Joe Jennerson / Harr
2006-04-13
The Street...
As: V.M. Vargas
2014-04-15
Fargo...
As: Cyrus Crabb
2002-05-12
Dinotopia...
As: Doctor
1990-01-10
Oranges Are Not the ...
As: Lawrence Hatfield
2019-09-16
The Feed...
As: Shame Wizard (voice)
2017-09-29
Big Mouth...
As: Claude Trepagny
2020-05-25
Barkskins...
As: Christopher Edwards
2021-12-06
Landscapers...
As: Lionel St. Swithens
2022-03-18
Human Resources...
As: Mike Bence
1993-07-12
Frank Stubbs Promote...
As: John Dee
2022-08-05
The Sandman...
As: Hades
2024-08-29
KAOS...
As: Norbert Fagin
2023-11-29
The Artful Dodger...
As: Memory Bank Manager
2022-03-18
Human Resources...
As: Sherlock Holmes

Sherlock & Daughter...
As: Second Soldier
1986-11-16
The Singing Detectiv...