Daniel Wroughton Craig on March 2, 1968 the blue-eyed, blond-haired
actor grew up in Liverpool before moving to London to study at
the prestigious Guildhall
School of Music and Drama.
Craig made his film debut in The
Power of One (1992), and has often appeared on British television
and TV movies including Our Friends in the North, Moll
Flanders, The Ice House and Copenhagen.
movie audiences knew him best as the star of such films as Love
& Rage, The Trench, Some Voices, and Hotel Splendide.
had also appeared in supporting roles in big Hollywood films such as I Dreamed of Africa,
Croft: Tomb Raider, and with Tom Hanks in Road to Perdition.
Bond & Beyond
2005, rumors of Daniel Craig appearing on a short list of actors
chosen to star in the James Bond franchise continued unabated
when, in October, the UK's Daily Mail broke the news that
Craig had all but clinched the role.
soon jettisoned into international stardom as the new James Bond
Royale, co-starring French hottie Eva
Green in the role of vixen Vesper Lynd, along with Danish
Mikkelsen as the villainous Le Chiffre. Craig starred in his second Bond film, Quantum
of Solace in 2008 and followed up with his third appearance as 007 in Skyfall in 2012. Three years later, Craig reprises his role as James Bond in Spectre due for November 2015 release.
Notable roles have included co-starring with Angelina Jolie in Lara Croft: Tomb Raider; as 007
in the James Bond franchise; and in The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo opposite Rooney Mara.
Away from the movie set, Craig is married to actress Rachel Weisz. The couple live in London and share a home with two children from previous marriages - Craig's daughter, Ella, and Rachel Weisz' son, Henry.
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Craig - IMDb - Biography, filmography, photo gallery,
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Craig - Complete biography & career highlights, filmography
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