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Rafe Spall stars in Roland Emmerich's "Anonymous," opposite Rhys Ifans and Vanessa Redgrave, as William Shakespeare. Spall also recently starred in "One Day," opposite Anne Hathaway and Jim Sturgess.

One of Britain's rising acting stars, Rafe Spall is currently at work on Ridley Scott's highly anticipated sci-fi thriller "Prometheus," starring alongside Charlize Theron, Michael Fassbender and Noomi Rapace

In 2010 Spall starred on television in the Channel 4 comedy "Pete Vs Life," in which his lead character tackles life's dilemmas to the backdrop of sports style commentating. The popular series has been commissioned for a second series. Spall also recently was in Dublin where he filmed the feature "Earthbound," a sci-fi romance in which he plays lead character.
2009 saw Spall in the thriller "The Scouting Book for Boys," directed by Tom Harper." " The film previewed to critical acclaim at the London Film Festival and won its writer, Jack Thorne, the award for Best British Newcomer. Spall's other film credits include British comedy "Hot Fuzz" directed by Edgar Wright, in which he appeared alongside Simon Pegg, Martin Freeman and Bill Nighy, and the romantic drama "A Good Year," directed Ridley Scott and starring Russell Crowe and Marion Cotillard. He also appeared in award-winning "Kidulthood," the comedy drama "Shaun of the Dead," and "The Calcium Kid," directed by Nick Cohen.
Alongside film, Spall has also made a name for himself on the small screen. In 2009 he starred as William Holman Hunt in "Desperate Romantics," a six-part drama for the BBC which follows the Pre-Raphaelite brotherhood. The same year he also took the role of Roger Bassington in ITV's "Marple: Why didn't they ask Evans?" His other television credits include the John Alexander's BBC drama "Rather You than Me," "He Kills Coppers," directed by Adrian Shergold, Andrei Konchalovsky's "The Lion in Winter," with Patrick Stewart and Glenn Close, Nicholas Renton's "A Room with a View," starring opposite Elaine Cassidy, and Bill Eagles' "Dracula"; In 2006, Spall received critical acclaim for his performance as lead character Rochester opposite Rebecca Hall in the BBC adaptation of Jean Rhys' novel "Wide Sargasso Sea." Spall's earlier television credit include "The Chatterley Affair," "Cracker," "The Romantics," and "The Rotter's Club."

Spall's theater credits are also extensive and include "Just a Bloke" and "Alaska" at the Royal Court, "The Knight of Burning Pestle" at the Young Vic, Michael Grandage's production of "John Gabriel Borkman" at the Donmar Warehouse and, most recently, "If There Is, I Haven't Found It Yet" at The Bush.
Spall is currently working on "Prometheus" with director Ridley Scott and will shortly thereafter commence filming on series two of "Pete Vs Life."


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Age: 33 years old
Birthday: March 10, 1983
Height: 6' 1"
Full Name / Real Name: Rafe Joseph Spall
Birthplace: East Dulwich, London, England, UK
Wife: Elize du Toit (8/14/2010)

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