- Early life and education
- Acting career
Richard Coyle was born in Sheffield, England. Coyle is the second youngest of 5 sons and their father was an Irish builder. He began his acting career after a stint working on a ferry entertaining passengers, where he was told by a theatre director that he had a talent and should pursue it further. He graduated in Languages and Philosophy from the University of York in 1995 and was then accepted into Bristols prestigious Old Vic Theatre school, graduating in 1998, the same year as his close friends Dean Lennox Kelly and Oded Fehr.
A decision to raise funds to study at the prestigious Bristol Old Vic Theatre School resulted in an extras job on a new film adaptation of the classic novel Jane Eyre. When director Franco Zeffirelli heard Richard was about to start drama school he gave him a line, his first on screen: Mr. Rochester, Mr. Rochester, your house sir!
He then took a number of small roles in television and film before landing a larger role in the 1998 ITV drama The Life and Crimes of William Palmer (1998) (TV) and a super cameo turn in Justin Kerrigans Human Traffic (1999) as Andy a party goer engaged in some seriously deep debate on Star Wars and drugs culture with Danny Dyers character Moff. In 2000 Richard landed the two roles that would launch him into the limelight: Jeff in BBC Twos inspired BBC2 comedy series Coupling (2000) and John Ridd in the BBCs Christmas production of Lorna Doone (2000) (TV). n 2003 he chose not to return to Coupling for its fourth series, and refused requests to return for a goodbye episode. In a 2005 interview, He also starred in the short-lived 2002-2003 BBC show Strange, and had roles in the films Human Traffic, Franklyn, and A Good Year. He appeared in the new special episode of Cracker: Nine Eleven in October 2006 (TV) and starred in The Whistleblowers on ITV 1. He also starred in the 2001 version of Othello as Michael Cassio. In 2004, Coyle played the role of Alcock, body servant to John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester, in The Libertine alongside Johnny Depp. He appeared in Mike Newells 2010 movie Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time, playing Jake Gyllenhaals older brother, the ambiguous Crown Prince Tus.
He was cast as the lead role, Moist von Lipwig, in the film Going Postal, based on the book of the same name by Terry Pratchett. This was broadcast on television in May 2010. Coyle had a leading role in Renny Harlins movie Georgia renamed 5 Days of War, about the 2008 war between Russia and Georgia over the territory of South Ossetia. In September 2011, Coyle appeared as William Winthrop, in Madonnas feature-directorial debut W.E. about the Duke and Duchess of Windsor. He appeared as Garda Ciarán OShea in Grabbers, the Irish comedy monster movie. Coyle also plays Wallace in Outpost Black Sun, the sequel to the 2008 British horror film Outpost, and the lead of of drug pusher Frank in the English-language remake of Nicolas Winding Refns 1996 cult classic Pusher.
In 2012, Richard Coyle was cast on USA Networks show Covert Affairs as Simon Fischer, an FSB agent and love interest for Piper Perabos Annie Walker. His character recurred until halfway through season three.
Coyle had a leading role in Renny Harlin's film 5 Days of War, about the 2008 war between Russia and Georgia over the territory of South Ossetia. In September 2011, Coyle appeared as William Winthrop, in Madonna 's feature-directorial debut W.E. about the Duke and Duchess of Windsor.
Georgia Mackenzie, Actress: Steel Trap. Georgia Mackenzie was born in 1973 in London, England. She is an actress, known for Steel Trap (2007), Franklyn (2008) and A Touch of Frost (1992). She has been married to Richard Coyle since August 2004.
Georgia Mackenzie and Richard Coyle are divorced after a marriage of 6 years. They had 1 child. They had a daughter named Purdy age 12. About. Georgia Mackenzie is a 47 year old British Actress born on 19th May, 1973 in Abergavenny, South Wales.
May 30, 2019 · Richard Coyle's Personal Life; Know More About his Girlfriend, Past Affairs, Marriage, Wife. Richard Coyle is possibly single at the moment but previously, he was married to Georgia Mackenzie, a British actress who is known for her role in Steel Trap and Franklyn. The duo tied the knot in 2003 after dating for more than a decade.
Georgia MacKenzie Photos Photos - Richard Coyle and wife Georgia Mackenzie attend the World Premiere of 'Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time' at the Vue Westfield on May 9, 2010 in London, England.
Richard Coyle - Biography. BIOGRAPHY; Born: February 27, 1972 Actor ... He met his wife, actress Georgia Mackenzie on the set of ITV's Up Rising. "We played a couple who get together at the same ...
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Georgia Mackenzie (born 19 May 1973) is a British actress.. Mackenzie's notable screen credits include Sarah Beckenham in the BBC's BAFTA nominated series Outlaws, Jackie Haggar in ITV's Hot Money (since remade in Hollywood as Mad Money), and Sally opposite Kris Marshall in the rom-com Catwalk Dogs.
Coyle had a leading role in Renny Harlin’s movie Georgia, a.k.a. 5 Days of War, about the 2008 war between Russia and Georgia over the territory of South Ossetia. In September 2011, Coyle appeared as William Winthrop, in Madonna’s feature-directorial debut W.E. about the Duke and Duchess of Windsor.