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Ray Winstone

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Date of Birth: 02/19/1957

Age: 59

Place of birth: Hackney

Citizenship: United Kingdom

Background

Raymond Andrew Winstone was born February 19, 1957 in the London borough of Hackney. At twelve years I started boxing and during the next ten years, three times champion of London schoolchildren and won 80 different awards and medals. With eighteen years he studied acting at the Corona School. He made his debut in the TV movie of Alan Clark "Scum" (1979), the drama of the life of the correctional facility for adolescents. Cruelty film shocked the leadership the BBC on-Sea, prohibit the broadcast of the film on television, and only two years later, the picture has gone to the country`s cinemas. Then Winston starred in the cult youth film "Quadrophenia" Frank Roddema, which is based rock opera of the same name band "The Who".

Unfortunately, over the next fifteen years, Ray was filmed mainly in numerous television productions and movies-through until 1994 has not received a significant role in the social drama of Ken Loach`s "Ladybird". Truly, he has become known thanks to the film "nothing by mouth" (1997), the directorial debut of Gary Oldman, who played in Raymond - brutal, drinking inhabitant of South London, beating his wife (actress Kathy Burke). For this role, he was nominated for the award of the British Academy of Film and Television Best Actor in a leading role.

Similarly brutality differed many played their characters - gangster Dave of crime tape "Authority" Antonia Bird (1997), the father of the family in the family drama of Tim Roth`s "War Zone" (1999), retired London gangster Gary in the crime thriller "Sexy Beast "Jonathan Glaser (2000). Speaking of movies, which starred Ray Winstone not to mention a great psychological drama Fred Skepsi "last orders" (2001), in which he played surrounded by the best British film actors - Michael Caine, Bob Hoskins, Helen Mirren and Tom Courtenay. Although it Vince, the owner of the service center, go on a trip with friends late father to fulfill the last will of the deceased, looked not so much on the background of the main characters, Winston was able to demonstrate the ambiguity of his acting talent. The actor also starred in the films "Agnes Browne" (1999, dir. Anjelica Huston), "Ripley`s Game" (2002, dir. LilianaKavani), "Cold Mountain" (2003, dir. Antonio Minghella).

Filmography:

2009 Sweeney / Sweeney /

2009 44 Inch Chest

2008 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull / Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull /

2008 Fool`s Gold / Fool`s Gold /

2007 Beowulf / Beowulf /

2006 The Departed / Departed /

2006 Hacking and intrusion / Breaking and Entering /

2006 All life - the game / All in the Game /

2006 Bobby Moore / Bobby Moore /

2005 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe / Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe /

2005 Offer / Proposition /

2005 Vincent / "Vincent" /

2005 Sweeney Todd / Sweeney Todd /

2005 Magic Adventure / Magic Roundabout /

She left in 2004 / She`s Gone /

2004 Everything / Everything /

2004 Old Street / Old Street /

2004 King Arthur / King Arthur /

2003 Henry VIII / Henry VIII /

2003 Cold Mountain / Cold Mountain /

Ripley`s Game 2002 / Ripley`s Game /

2002 Lenny Blue / Lenny Blue /

2002 Bouncer / Bouncer /

2001 Fear

2001 Martins

2001 Latest desire / Last Orders /

2000 Sexy Beast / Sexy Beast /

2000 There`s Only One Jimmy Grimble

2000 Love, Honour and Obey / Love, Honour and Obey /

1999 Five Seconds to Spare

Darkness Falls 1999

1999 Last Christmas / Last Christmas /

1999 War Zone / War Zone /

1999 Agnes Browne / Agnes Browne /

1999 Stories Underground / Tube Tales /

1999 Fanny and Elvis / Fanny and Elvis /

1999 Births, Marriages and Deaths

1998 Something about Martha / Martha, Meet Frank, Daniel and Laurence /

1998 Battle for New World / Woundings /

1998 Final assembly / Final Cut /

1998 Sea Change

1997 Do not swallow / Nil by Mouth /

1997 Our boy / Our Boy /

1997 Macbeth On the Estate

1997 Authority / Face /

1996 Masculine Mescaline

1996 Yellow

1994 Negotiator

1994 Ladybug, fly away to heaven / Ladybird Ladybird /

1992 Black and Blue / Black and Blue /

1992 Underbelly

1991 Absolute Hell / Absolute Hell /

1989 Tank Malling

1989 Blore MP

1985 Number One / Number One /

1984 Robin Hood / "Robin of Sherwood" /

1983 Robin Hood / Robin Hood and the Sorcerer /

1983 A Love Story: Mr. Wright / Love Story: Mr. Right /

1981 Completely / Ladies and Gentlemen, the Fabulous Stains /

1979 Scum

1979 Quadrophenia / Quadrophenia /

1979 In the summer / That Summer /

1977 Scum