William Hope Biography

Birthday: 2012-07-16
Place of Birth: Montreal, Quebec
Height: 5' 9½" (1.77 m)
Wiki Biography: Born in Montreal, William Hope joined the National Youth Theatre in London after high school and performed for three seasons with them. During that time he began training at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA). After graduation he worked almost uninterruptedly in theatre for the next seven years, in addition to over 100 radio plays for the BBC as a resident artist. In the mid 80's he was offered a major role in Stanley Kubrick's "Full Metal Jacket" but passed on it for a lead in James Cameron's Aliens (1986) as Lt. Gorman. The next ten years saw him regularly playing leading roles in many major regional, touring and West End companies, often living in London as a base for family, while he began working more extensively in front of the camera. The last five years, has seen him appearing in a wide mix of film and TV. His career to date includes art and indie films, mainstream international TV and numerous major Hollywood movies. This year will see him guest-starring in possibly the last series of "Spooks" (MI-5), performing alongside David Thewlis in Luc Besson's "The Lady", with Rachel Weisz in "The WhistleBlower" and Johnny Depp in Tim Burton's "Dark Shadows".

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TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
Sherlock Holmes Ambassador Standish 2009 Action
The Whistleblowers 2010 Drama
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
Aliens Lt. Gorman 1986 Action, Adventure, Sci Fi
Hellbound: Hellraiser II Kyle MacRae 1988 Horror, Thriller
xXx Agent Roger Donnan 2002 0
Labyrinth Robert Fisk 2003
Submerged 2005 0
The Marksman 2005 0
The Detonator 2006 Action, Thriller
Trade Routes Marcus 'Marc' Richter 2007 Game Show
Finding Rin Tin Tin Major Snickens 2007
Dark Floors 2008 Fantasy, Horror
Sherlock Holmes Ambassador Standish 2009 Comedy, Game Show
Thomas & Friends: Misty Island Rescue Edward / Whiff / Bash / The Dock Manager 2010 Animation, Adventure, Family
Cold Fusion Willis 2011 Action, Thriller
Thomas and Friends: Pop Goes Thomas Toby / Dash 2011
Legacy Mark Star 2011 Thriller
The Whistle Blower 2011 Drama, Thriller
The Lady James Baker 2011 Biography, Drama, History
Thomas and Friends: Curious Cargo Edward 2012
Thomas & Friends: Day of the Diesels Edward / Toby 2012 Animation
Thomas & Friends: Blue Mountain Mystery Edward 2012
Thomas & Friends: A Very Thomas Christmas Edward / Toby / Dash 2012
Thomas & Friends: Sticky Situations Edward 2012
Walking with the Enemy Carl Lutz 2013 Action, Drama, History
Spiders Col. Jenkins 2013 Sport
Thomas & Friends: Muddy Matters Edward 2013
2/11 Het spel van de wolf CIA Liaison 2014 Drama