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Matthew Goode
Birthday: 1978-04-03
Matthew Goode (born 3 April 1978) is an English actor. He made his screen debut in 2002 with ABC's TV film feature Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister. His breakthrough role was in the romantic comedy Chasing Liberty (2004), for which he received a nomination at Teen Choice Awards for Choice Breakout Movie Star – Male. He then appeared in a string of supporting roles in films like Woody Allen's Match Point (2005), the German-British romantic comedy Imagine Me and You (2006), and the period drama Copying Beethoven (2006). He won praise for his performance as Charles Ryder in Julian Jarrold's adaptation of Evelyn Waugh's Brideshead Revisited (2008), and as Ozymandias in the American neo-noir superhero film Watchmen (2009), based on the comics by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons. He then starred in romantic comedy Leap Year (2010) and Australian drama Burning Man (2011), the latter earning him a nomination for Best Actor at the Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards. Other notable film roles include The Lookout (2007), A Single Man (2009), Cemetery Junction (2010), Stoker (2013), Belle (2013), The Imitation Game (2014) and Self/less (2015). As well as appearing in films, Goode has appeared in numerous television shows. His most notable television roles include Henry Talbot in the final season of historical drama Downton Abbey, and Finley "Finn" Polmar in the CBS legal drama The Good Wife. He also had a lead role in the critically acclaimed British mini-serial Dancing on the Edge, as music journalist Stanley Mitchell. In 2017, Goode portrayed Antony Armstrong-Jones, 1st Earl of Snowdon in the Netflix biographical drama series The Crown, for which he received a Primetime Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series. As of 2018, he stars in Sky One's fantasy-romance series, A Discovery of Witches, as Professor Matthew Clairmont.
Career History
Being Produced
The House as Raymond (voice)
Medieval as král Zikmund
Silent Night as Simon
The Colour Room as Colley Shorter
The Duke as Jeremy Hutchinson
The King's Man as Morton
Four Kids and It as David
Official Secrets as Peter Beaumont
Downton Abbey as Henry Talbot
Allied as Guy Sangster
Pressure as Mitchell
Self/less as Albright
Downton Abbey: The Finale as Henry Talbot
The Imitation Game as Hugh Alexander
Stoker as Charlie Stoker
Belle as Captain Sir John Lindsay
Burning Man as Tom
Leap Year as Declan
Cemetery Junction as Mike Ramsay
Watchmen as Adrian Veidt / Ozymandias
A Single Man as Jim
Brideshead Revisited as Charles Ryder
The Lookout as Gary Spargo
Copying Beethoven as Martin Bauer
Chasing Liberty as Ben Calder
South from Granada as Gerald Brenan