Sam Riley actor, Movies with Sam Riley - 41 years

Sam Riley

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Birthday 08 January 1980
Place of birth : Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, UK
ID Imdb: nm0727165

Alive : Yes

Birthday Sam Riley: 1980.01.08

Age Sam Riley 41 years

Sam Riley occupation actor

Known for this movies

Movie - Control   Movie - Maleficent   Movie - Pride and Prejudice and Zombies   Movie - On the Road  

He is best known for playing the lead role of Ian Curtis in the movie Control, a biopic about the lead singer of the 1970s post-punk band Joy Division. His performance in the role won him the British ...Independent Film Award for "Most Promising Newcomer".[1]. He also won a Kermode for Best Actor 2007 for the film. Prior to his portrayal of Ian Curtis, Riley played The Fall frontman Mark E. Smith in the Michael Winterbottom film 24 Hour Party People, which details the Factory Records era. His scenes, however, were omitted from the final cut. In September 2007, Riley was cast in Gerald McMorrow's British science fiction film Franklyn. He will play a lead role in 13, an English-language remake of the French thriller 13 Tzameti. He is currently playing the role of Pinkie Brown in a remake of Brighton Rock alongside Helen Mirren.


Sam Riley

Known for this movies

Filmography Sam Riley

Movies with Sam Riley

Sam Riley in movies (25)

Tv - Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999)

Uni Bruny

  Release date : 20.09.1999 Movies in english language  
  Original title : Law & Order: Special Victims Unit   43 min

In the criminal justice system, sexually-based offenses are considered...

Main Actors :

Mariska Hargitay Olivia Benson


Ice-T Fin Tutuola


Movie - Maleficent: Mistress of Evil (2019)

Diaval

  Release date : 16.10.2019 Movies in english language  
  Original title : Maleficent: Mistress of Evil   119 min

Family, Fantasy, Adventure,

Maleficent and her goddaughter Aurora begin to question the complex fa...

Main Actors :

Angelina Jolie Maleficent


Elle Fanning Princess Aurora
Harris Dickinson Prince Phillip


Movie - Maleficent (2014)

Diaval

  Release date : 28.05.2014 Movies in english language  
  Original title : Maleficent   97 min

Fantasy, Adventure, Action, Family, Romance,

A beautiful, pure-hearted young woman, Maleficent has an idyllic life ...

Main Actors :

Angelina Jolie Maleficent


Elle Fanning Princess Aurora
Sharlto Copley Stefan


Movie - Free Fire (2017)

Stevo

  Release date : 31.03.2017 Movies in english language  
  Original title : Free Fire   90 min

Action, Crime, Mystery,

A crime drama set in 1970s Boston, about a gun sale which goes wrong....

Main Actors :

Brie Larson Justine


Sharlto Copley Vernon
Armie Hammer Ord


Movie - The Vault (2021)

James

  Release date : 03.03.2021 Movies in english language  
  Original title : The Vault   118 min

Crime, Action, Thriller,

When an engineer learns of a mysterious, impenetrable fortress hidden ...

Main Actors :

Freddie Highmore Thom Laybrick


Astrid Bergès-Frisbey Lorraine
Sam Riley James


Movie - Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2016)

Fitzwilliam Darcy

  Release date : 04.02.2016 Movies in english language  
  Original title : Pride and Prejudice and Zombies   108 min

Romance, Horror, Comedy, Thriller,

A zombie outbreak has fallen upon the land in this reimagining of Jane...

Main Actors :

Lily James Elizabeth Bennet


Sam Riley Fitzwilliam Darcy
Jack Huston George Wickham


Movie - Radioactive (2020)

Pierre Curie

  Release date : 11.03.2020 Movies in english language  
  Original title : Radioactive   111 min

Drama, Romance, History,

The story of Nobel Prize winner Marie Curie and her extraordinary scie...

Main Actors :

Rosamund Pike Marie Sklodowska-Curie


Sam Riley Pierre Curie
Aneurin Barnard Paul Langevin


Movie - Rebecca (2020)

Jack Favell

  Release date : 16.10.2020 Movies in english language  
  Original title : Rebecca   123 min

Romance, Drama, Mystery, Thriller,

After a whirlwind romance with a wealthy widower, a naïve bride moves...

Main Actors :

Lily James Mrs. de Winter


Armie Hammer Maxim de Winter
Kristin Scott Thomas Mrs. Danvers


Movie - Control (2007)

Ian Curtis

  Release date : 2007-09-26 Movies in english language  
  Original title : Control   121 min

Drama,

The story of Joy Division’s lead singer Ian Curtis, from his schoolb...

Main Actors :

Sam Riley Ian Curtis


Samantha Morton Debbie Curtis
Alexandra Maria Lara Annik Honoré


Movie - 13 (2010)

Vince

  Release date : 12.03.2010 Movies in english language  
  Original title : 13   91 min

Drama, Thriller,

A naive young man assumes a dead man's identity and finds himself embr...

Main Actors :

Sam Riley Vince


Alice Barrett Leanne Ferro
Jason Statham Jasper


Movie - Franklyn (2008)

Milo

  Release date : 16.10.2008 Movies in english language  
  Original title : Franklyn   98 min

Drama, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Thriller,

Set between the parallel worlds of contemporary London and the futuris...

Main Actors :

Eva Green Emilia


Ryan Phillippe Preest
Bernard Hill Esser


Movie - Suite Française (2015)

Benoit Labarie

  Release date : 12.03.2015 Movies in english language  
  Original title : Suite Française   103 min

Drama, Romance, War,

France, 1940. In the first days of occupation, beautiful Lucile Angell...

Main Actors :

Michelle Williams Lucille Angellier


Kristin Scott Thomas Madame Angellier
Matthias Schoenaerts Lieutenant Bruno Von Falk


Movie - On the Road (2012)

Sal Paradise / Jack Kerouac

  Release date : 22.05.2012 Movies in english language  
  Original title : On the Road   137 min

Adventure, Drama,

Dean and Sal are the portrait of the Beat Generation. Their search for...

Main Actors :

Garrett Hedlund Dean Moriarty / Neal Cassady


Sam Riley Sal Paradise / Jack Kerouac
Kristen Stewart Marylou / LuAnne Henderson


Movie - Byzantium (2012)

Darvell

  Release date : 09.09.2012 Movies in english language  
  Original title : Byzantium   118 min

Drama, Fantasy, Thriller,

Two mysterious women seek refuge in a run-down coastal resort. Clara m...

Main Actors :

Gemma Arterton Clara Webb


Saoirse Ronan Eleanor Webb
Sam Riley Darvell


Movie - The Dark Valley (2014)

Greider

  Release date : 13.02.2014 Movies in german language  
  Original title : Das finstere Tal   115 min

Drama, Thriller,

The Alps, late 19th century. Greider, a mysterious lone rider who clai...

Main Actors :

Sam Riley Greider


Tobias Moretti Hans Brenner
Paula Beer Luzi


Tv - SS-GB (2017)

Douglas Archer

  Release date : 19.02.2017 Movies in english language  
  Original title : SS-GB   60 min

Adapted from Len Deighton’s 1978 alternate history novel. A British ...

Main Actors :

Sam Riley Douglas Archer


Kate Bosworth Barbara Barga
Rainer Bock Fritz Kellermann


Movie - Brighton Rock (2010)

Pinkie

  Release date : 13.09.2010 Movies in english language  
  Original title : Brighton Rock   111 min

Drama, Thriller, Crime,

Charts the headlong fall of Pinkie, a razor-wielding disadvantaged tee...

Main Actors :

Andy Serkis Mr. Colleoni


Helen Mirren Ida
John Hurt Phil Corkery


Movie - Happy New Year, Colin Burstead (2018)

David Burstead

  Release date : 11.10.2018 Movies in english language  
  Original title : Happy New Year, Colin Burstead   95 min

Comedy, Drama,

Colin has rented a stately country home for his extended family’s Ne...

Main Actors :

Neil Maskell Colin Burstead


Sam Riley David Burstead
Sura Dohnke Val Burstead


Movie - Sometimes Always Never (2019)

Peter

  Release date : 14.03.2019 Movies in english language  
  Original title : Sometimes Always Never   91 min

Drama, Comedy,

Alan is a stylish tailor with moves as sharp as his suits. He has spen...

Main Actors :

Bill Nighy Alan


Sam Riley Peter
Jenny Agutter Margaret


Tough Love

Movie - Tough Love

James Milton

  Release date : 2000-10-01
  Original title : Tough Love

Crime, Drama, Thriller,

DC Lenny Milton (Winstone) is not as ambitious as his best friend and ...


Movie - Robby and Toby's Fantastic Voyager (2016)

Brad Blutbad

  Release date : 01.12.2016 Movies in german language  
  Original title : Robbi, Tobbi und das Fliewatüüt   106 min

Adventure, Family,

One day, robot Robby enters into a life of the most creative little bo...

Main Actors :

Arsseni Bultmann Tobbi


Friedrich Mücke Sir Joshua
Alexandra Maria Lara Sharon


Lenny Blue

Movie - Lenny Blue

James Milton

  Release date : 2002-07-01
  Original title : Lenny Blue

Crime, Drama,

Two years after the events of Tough Love, Lenny Milton has been transf...


She Is Love

Movie - She Is Love

Idris


  Original title : She Is Love

Drama, Romance,

Coming face to face after being estranged for over a decade, divorced ...


Timestalker

Movie - Timestalker



  Original title : Timestalker

Comedy, Romance, Fantasy,

A karmic journey that sees the hapless heroine Agnes reincarnated ever...


The Naked King - 18 Fragments on Revolution

Movie - The Naked King - 18 Fragments on Revolution

Narrator English (voice)

  Release date : 2019-09-12
  Original title : Der nackte König - 18 Fragmente über Revolution

In 1979, a revolution in Iran. In 1980, a revolution in Poland. The fa...



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He is best known for playing the lead role of Ian Curtis in the movie Control, a biopic about the lead singer of the 1970s post-punk band Joy Division. His performance in the role won him the British Independent Film Award for "Most Promising Newcomer".[1]. He also won a Kermode for Best Actor 2007 for the film. Prior to his portrayal of Ian Curtis, Riley played The Fall frontman Mark E. Smith in the Michael Winterbottom film 24 Hour Party People, which details the Factory Records era. His scenes, however, were omitted from the final cut. In September 2007, Riley was cast in Gerald McMorrow's British science fiction film Franklyn. He will play a lead role in 13, an English-language remake of the French thriller 13 Tzameti. He is currently playing the role of Pinkie Brown in a remake of Brighton Rock alongside Helen Mirren.