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Even though he had burned up the London stage for nearly a decade--and appeared in several films--Michael Sheen was not really "discovered" by American audiences until his critically-acclaimed turn as Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart in the 1999 Broadway revival of "Amadeus". Sheen was born in Newport, Wales, the only son of Irene (Thomas) and Meyrick Sheen... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 14 wins & 30 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Masters of Sex
Masters of Sex Dr. William Masters
(2013-2016)
Frost/Nixon
Frost/Nixon David Frost
(2008)
The Queen
The Queen Tony Blair
(2006)
Midnight in Paris
(2011)

Filmography

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 2018 Good Omens (TV Mini-Series) (filming)
Aziraphale
- Pilot (2018) ... Aziraphale
 2017 Brad's Status
Craig Fisher
 2017 Home Again
Austen
 2017 The Simpsons (TV Series)
William Masters
- Kamp Krustier (2017) ... William Masters (voice)
 2016/I Passengers
Arthur
 2013-2016 Masters of Sex (TV Series)
Dr. William Masters
- The Eyes of God (2016) ... Dr. William Masters
- Night and Day (2016) ... Dr. William Masters
- Topeka (2016) ... Dr. William Masters
- In to Me You See (2016) ... Dr. William Masters
- Family Only (2016) ... Dr. William Masters
 2016 Norman
Phillip Cohen
 2016 Nocturnal Animals
Carlos
 2016 Alice Through the Looking Glass
McTwisp (voice)
 2016 You Can Never Really Know Someone (Short)
Henry
 2015 Barbados (Short)
David
 2015 The Spoils Before Dying (TV Mini-Series)
Kenton Price
- The Biscuit Eaters (2015) ... Kenton Price
- The Trip Trap (2015) ... Kenton Price
- That's Jazz (2015) ... Kenton Price
- Fear Steps In (2015) ... Kenton Price
 2015 Far from the Madding Crowd
William Boldwood
 2015 7 Days in Hell (TV Movie)
Caspian Wint
 2014 Kill the Messenger
Fred Weil
 2014 Under Milk Wood (TV Movie)
First Voice
 2014 The Spoils of Babylon (TV Series)
Chet Halner
- The Rise of the Empire (2014) ... Chet Halner
- The Foundling (2014) ... Chet Halner (credit only)
 2013 Admission
Mark
 2012 The Gospel of Us
The Teacher
 2011 Resistance
Tommy Atkins
 2011 Few Options
Florist
 2011 Doctor Who (TV Series)
House
- The Doctor's Wife (2011) ... House (voice)
 2011 Midnight in Paris
Paul
 2011 Jesus Henry Christ
Dr. Slavkin O'Hara
 2010 Tron
Castor / Zuse
 2010 Beautiful Boy
Bill
 2010 Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue (Video)
Dr. Griffiths (voice)
 2010 The Special Relationship (TV Movie)
Tony Blair
 2010 Unthinkable
Steven Arthur Younger
 2010 30 Rock (TV Series)
Wesley
- I Do Do (2010) ... Wesley
- Emanuelle Goes to Dinosaur Land (2010) ... Wesley
- Don Geiss, America and Hope (2010) ... Wesley
- Future Husband (2010) ... Wesley
 2010 Alice in Wonderland (Video Game)
The White Rabbit (voice)
 2010/I Alice in Wonderland
White Rabbit (voice)
 2010 Arena (TV Series documentary)
Various Characters
- Harold Pinter: A Celebration (2010) ... Various Characters
 2009 A Child's Christmases in Wales (TV Movie)
Narrator (voice)
 2009 My Last Five Girlfriends
Burnam
 2009 The Damned United
Brian Clough
 2008 Frost/Nixon
David Frost
 2007 Airlock, or How to Say Goodbye in Space (Short)
Major Adam Banton
 2007 Music Within
Art
 2006 Blood Diamond
Rupert Simmons
 2006 Dead Long Enough
Harry Jones
 2006 The Battle for Rome (TV Mini-Series)
Nero
 2006 HG Wells' War with the World (TV Movie)
H.G. Wells
 2006 Ancient Rome: The Rise and Fall of an Empire (TV Mini-Series)
Emperor "Nero" Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus
- Nero (2006) ... Emperor "Nero" Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus
 2006 The Queen
Tony Blair
 2006 Kenneth Williams: Fantabulosa! (TV Movie)
Kenneth Williams
 2006 Underworld: Evolution
Lucian
 2005 Kingdom of Heaven
Priest
 2004 The Banker (Short)
The Banker
 2004 Dirty Filthy Love (TV Movie)
Mark Furness
 2004 Laws of Attraction
Thorne Jamison
 2004 The Open Doors (Short)
Frampton Nuttel
 2003 The Welsh in Shakespeare (TV Movie)
Various
 2003 Timeline
Lord Oliver
 2003 The Deal (TV Movie)
Tony Blair
 2003 Underworld
Lucian
 2003 Bright Young Things
Miles Maitland
 2002 The Four Feathers
William Trench
 2002 Heartlands
Colin
 1999 Doomwatch: Winter Angel (TV Movie)
Angel (voice)
 1998 Animated Epics: Beowulf (TV Short)
Wiglaf (voice)
 1998 Lost in France (TV Short)
Owen
 1997 Wilde
Robbie Ross
 1997 The Grand (TV Series)
Thomas Jordan
- Episode #1.4 (1997) ... Thomas Jordan
 1996 Mary Reilly
Bradshaw
 1995 Othello
Lodovico
 1993 Sean's Show (TV Series)
James
- Episode #2.6 (1993) ... James
 1993 Maigret (TV Series)
Philippe
- Maigret and the Night Club Dancer (1993) ... Philippe
 1993 Mystery!: Gallowglass (TV Mini-Series)
Joe
- Episode #1.3 (1993) ... Joe
- Episode #1.2 (1993) ... Joe
- Episode #1.1 (1993) ... Joe
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Other Works:

(February 1996-June 1996; July 1996-September 1996; December 1996-February 1997) He acted in the Royal National Theatre repertoire season the Cottesloe Theatre; Laurence Olivier Theatre; and the Lyttelton Theatre in London, England in Bertolt Brecht's play, "Mother Courage and Her Children; Stephen Sondheim's musical, "A Little... See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 18 Interviews | 22 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Michael

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Personal Quote:

You know, we're each the hero of our own story and we perceive what's going on around us, and especially in a relationship, from the kind of viewpoint of, 'Well, this is my story, and I'm the hero of that, and I justify what I do around it.' See more »

Trivia:

He was awarded the OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2009 Queen's New Year Honours List for his services to Drama. See more »

Trademark:

Rich mellifluous voice, with a Welsh accent. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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