Knowledge Identifier: +Bill_Nighy
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1949.
Countries: United Kingdom (70%), United States (15%), (9%)
Linked to: Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor, Guildford School of Acting, TalkTalk Group, Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association Award for Best Ensemble
Ann Oakley - Ann Oakley has written numerous academic works, many focusing on the lives and roles of women in society as well as several best-selling novels, of which the best-known is probably "The Men's Room", which was adapted by Laura Lamson for BBC television in 1991, and which starred Harriet Walter and Bill Nighy
Hermione Norris - She made her television debut in the 1991 BBC serial "The Men's Room", playing the daughter of Bill Nighy's character
In 1999 he gained further prominence in the UK with the starring role in "The Photographer", an episode of the award-winning BBC-TV mockumentary comedy series "People Like Us", playing Will Rushmore, a middle aged man who has abandoned his career and family in the deluded belief that he can achieve success as a commercial photographer
Arthur Bigge, 1st Baron Stamfordham - In the 2003 TV drama "The Lost Prince" he was portrayed by actor Bill Nighy
Christopher Eccleston - He was nominated in 2004 for "The Second Coming"; Bill Nighy won for "State of Play"
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel - The screenplay, written by Ol Parker, was based on the 2004 novel "These Foolish Things", by Deborah Moggach, and features an ensemble cast consisting of Judi Dench, Celia Imrie, Bill Nighy, Ronald_Pickup, Maggie Smith, Tom Wilkinson and Penelope Wilton, as a group of British pensioners moving to a retirement hotel in India, run by the young and eager Sonny, played by Dev Patel
Judi Dench - In 2011, Dench reunited with director John Madden on the set of the comedy-drama "The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" , starring an ensemble cast consisting of Celia Imrie, Bill Nighy, Ronald_Pickup, Maggie Smith, Tom Wilkinson and Penelope Wilton as a group of British pensioners moving to a retirement hotel in India, run by the young and eager Sonny, played by Dev Patel
The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel - It is the sequel to the 2012 sleeper hit film "The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" and features an ensemble cast consisting of stars Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Bill Nighy, Celia_Imrie, Penelope Wilton, Ronald Pickup, Diana Hardcastle, Tamsin Greig, Tena Desae, Dev Patel, Lillete Dubey, David Strathairn and Richard Gere
In an interview during the 2016 DIFF film festival, he noted that the highlighting of the gender inequality problem had been a factor in his choice of films