James Dornan (/ ˈ d ɔːr n ɪ n /; (born 1 May 1982) is an actor, model and musician from Northern Ireland. He is known for playing psychopathic characters. He has won two Irish Film and Television Awards and has been nominated for a British Academy Television Award.
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Dornan was born in Holywood, County Down, Northern Ireland. He grew up in the suburbs of Belfast, and has two older sisters. His father, Professor Jim Dornan, is an obstetrician who had also considered becoming an actor. Jamie Dornan is a first cousin, twice removed, of actress Greer Garson. His grandparents on both sides of his family were Methodist lay preachers.Dornan was 16 when his mother, Lorna, died.
He was a member of folk band called Sons of Jim, until it disbanded in 2008. His modeling career has included cover and feature shoots for publications such as Abercrombie & Fitch, Aquascutum, Hugo Boss, Armani, Dior Homme and Calvin Klein (with both Kate Moss and Eva Mendes), and he was labelled "The Golden Torso" by The New York Times. His first acting role in a film was Count Axel Fersen in the Sofia Coppola film Marie Antoinette (2006). After that, he appeared films and TV series such as Beyond the Rave, Shadows in the Sun, Fifty Shades of Grey; Once Upon a Time and The Fall. In 2014, he was ranked #3 in People Magazine's Sexiest Man Alive list. He married English actress and singer Amelia Warner in Somerset on 27 April 2013.They have one daughter together Dulcie (b. November 2013)Media related to Jamie Dornanat Wikimedia CommonsJamie Dornan on IMDb
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Dornan was born in Holywood, County Down, Northern Ireland, and grew up in the suburbs of Belfast. He has two older sisters: Liesa, who works for Disney in London, and Jessica, a fashion designer based in Falmouth, Cornwall, England. His father, Jim Dornan, was an obstetrician and gynaecologist who had also considered becoming an actor. He died from complications related to COVID-19on 15 March 2021. Dornan was 16 when his mother, Lorna, died from pancreatic cancer. Dornan is a first cousin, twice removed, of actress Greer Garson. His grandparents on both sides of his family were Methodist lay preachers. He attended and boarded at Methodist College Belfast, where he played rugby and participated in the drama department.In school, he participated in Christmas Pantomime and portrayed Widow Twanky which earned him his first drama prize. He has also played Baby Face in Bugsy Malone, milkman in Blood Brothers during school productio...
Dornan performed in the folk band Sons of Jim, until it disbanded in 2008. Sons of Jim supported Scottish singer-songwriter KT Tunstallon tour.
2006-2011: Silver screen debut
Transition into acting career was not easy for him as he confessed, he was often stigmatized with the designation "model turned actor". But he always wanted to act and was steadfast to prove his acting abilities. Dornan's first acting role in a film was Count Axel Fersen in the Sofia Coppola film Marie Antoinette (2006). Dornan also appeared in the drama film Shadows in the Sun (2009), which starred three-time Academy Award nominee Jean Simmons. In 2008, he played the...
2013-2016: Breakthrough with The Fall and critical acclamation
Dornan stars alongside Gillian Anderson in the Northern Irish drama series The Fall, playing Paul Spector, a serial killer terrorising Belfast. At first, he auditioned for a police officer role but considering his performance, he was later called upon to audition for the lead role and was selected for that. Beginning in 2013, the show aired for three series ending in October 2016. He read books about serial killers and watched interviews of Ted Bundy, to un...
2015-2018: Stardom with Fifty Shades and independent features
Global stardom followed as on 23 October 2013, Dornan was cast as Christian Grey in the film adaptation of Fifty Shades of Grey, replacing Charlie Hunnam. Initially announced to be released on 1 August 2014, the film was later rescheduled and released on 13 February 2015. He visited a private sex dungeon for preparation of his sadist character. In February 2015, it was confirmed that Dornan had signed on to reprise his role in the second and third installments...
In 2013, Dornan was made the patron of TinyLife, a Northern Ireland charity for premature and vulnerable babies. In 2016, he appeared in a special skit for Children in need, BBC's annual charity event to help the disadvantaged children in the UK. In 2017, he joined many celebrities for a charity football match, Game 4 Grenfell to provide aid to the victims of Grenfell tower fire in West London that year. Also in that year, he came in collaboration with Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) for a charity dinner to raise fund for JDRF and help the children who had been diagnosed with type-1 Diabetes. In 2018, he became the patron of the newly established charity, Northern Ireland Pancreatic Cancer (NIPanC) which started its activities in association with Pancreatic Cancer Action and Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund. In 2020, Dornan read a bedtime story as part of Save with Stories to raise funds for Save the...
In 2003, Dornan met Hollywood actress Keira Knightley in an Asprey photoshoot. Being together for two years, they split up in 2005. In 2010, Dornan met English actress and singer-songwriter Amelia Warner and they became engaged in 2012, and married in 2013.They have three daughters. Dornan is an atheist. In interviews, he has stated that he considers himself Irish.
Jamie Dornan (s.1. toukokuuta 1982 Belfast, Pohjois-Irlanti) on pohjoisirlantilainen näyttelijä, malli ja muusikko.Hänet tunnetaan parhaiten roolistaan Christian Greynä kolmiosaisessa elokuvasarjassa Fifty Shades of Grey, Fifty Shades Darker ja Fifty Shades Freed.
Jamie Doran is an Irish-Scottish independent documentary filmmaker and former BBC producer. He founded the multi award-winning company Clover Films, based in Windsor , in 2008.  He is also the Club President of Datchet Village FC, which he founded in 1986.
- Current affairs, conflict, human rights
- Documentary maker, writer
- Glasgow, Scotland
Jamie Dornan was born on May 1, 1982 in Belfast, Northern Ireland as James Dornan. He is an actor, known for The Fall (2013), A Private War (2018) and Anthropoid (2016). He has been married to Amelia Warner since April 27, 2013.
産科学の博士である父のもとに生まれる。女優のグリア・ガーソンとは血縁関係にある。学生時代はラグビーと演劇に夢中になっていた。 カルバン・クラインやアルマーニ、クリスチャン・ディオール、アクアスキュータム、ドルチェ&ガッバーナなどのブランドをはじめ様々なブランドのモデルとして活躍する人気モデルとなった。トラヴィス・フィメルの後を継ぎ、ケイト・モスやエヴァ・メンデスと共演したカルバン・クラインのキャンペーンが有名。2005年に俳優業でアメリカのロサンゼルスに渡った。その時のルームメイトが2015年のアカデミー賞主演男優賞を受賞したエディ・レッドメインだった。ドーナンは、テレビや雑誌のインタビューでエディ・レッドメインとは、役に恵まれない時代の苦楽を共にした友人であることを公言している。2006年にソフィア・コッポラ監督の『マリー・アントワネット』のフェルセン役で映画初出演を果たす。ミュージシャンとしても活動しており、ケイティ・タンストールのツアーにも帯同していた。 2011年秋に放送開始となった『ワンス・アポン・ア・タイム』の第1シーズンにレギュラー出演した。 2015年2月に公開された映画『フィフティ・シェイズ・オブ・グレイ』の若富豪のクリスチャン・グレイ役で注目された。ドーナンは元々この作品に最初から出演する予定ではなく、当初決まっていたイギリス人俳優のチャーリー・ハナムが降板した為、代役としてその他5人の俳優がトップ候補として名が上がり（アレクサンダー・スカルスガルド、テオ・ジェームズ、 François Arnaud、スコット・イーストウッド、Luke Bracey、Billy Magnussen）ドーナンは、オーディションを受けてこの役を獲得した。映画が公開されてからドーナンは、『フィフティ・シェイズ・オブ・グレイ』の第二続編である『フィフティ・シェイズ・ダーカー』に続けて出演することを発表した。
Jamie Dornan, Actor: The Fall. Jamie Dornan was born on May 1, 1982 in Belfast, Northern Ireland as James Dornan. He is an actor, known for The Fall (2013), A Private War (2018) and Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar (2021). He has been married to Amelia Warner since April 27, 2013. They have three children.
Feb 18, 2020 · Career History of Jamie Dornan. Dornan started off as a musician, playing for the band Sons of Jim until the band split in 2008. Several years earlier, he participated in a reality TV show aired on Channel 4 called Model Behavior. Dornan didn’t win the competition, but still received a contract with Select Model Management.
Feb 28, 2020 · Elva Dornan full name Elva Lorna Catherine Dornan is well known as being a daughter of actress and musician Amelia Warner and model, actor, and musician Jamie Dornan. Her mother, Amelia Warner's birth name Amelia Catherine Bennet came to prominence as a composer in the movie named ‘Mary Shelley.’ She has bagged a IFMCA Awards in the category of Breakthrough Composer of the Year for her ...
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