Knowledge Identifier: +Sean_Bean
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1959.
Countries: United Kingdom (44%), United States (29%), Germany (4%)
Linked to: Sheffield United F.C., Rotherham College of Arts and Technology, Royal Shakespeare Company, Sharpe's Company
Between 1986 and 1988 he was a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company appearing in productions of "Romeo and Juliet", "The Fair Maid of the West", and "A Midsummer Night's Dream"
" He reunited with the director on "War Requiem" in 1988, which starred Laurence Olivier
In the 1995 film "GoldenEye" he was James Bond's nemesis, Alec Trevelyan ; he played the weak-stomached Spence in "Ronin" ; a wife-beating ex-con in "Essex Boys" ; the malevolent kidnapper-jewel thief in "Don't Say a Word"
He was voted the UK's second sexiest man in 2004; his Trilogy co-star Orlando Bloom received the highest votes
Oliver Chris - In early 2006 he played the role of Captain Leonard in Sharpe's Challenge, starring Sean Bean, while 2007 has seen him in the TV comedy "Bonkers", written by Sally Wainwright as well as a drunken Petruchio in "The Taming of the Shrew" at the Wilton's Music Hall
After cancelling their planned January 2008 wedding on the eve of the ceremony for "personal reasons", Bean married Sutcliffe at the Marylebone Register Office in London on 19 February 2008
John Tams - At the BBC Radio 2 Folk *awards 2008 he and singing partner Barry Coope were presented with the prestigious Best Duo *award from actor Sean Bean, alongside whom he acted in the "Sharpe" TV series
Amid allegations that Bean physically abused Sutcliffe in 2009, domestic disturbances resulted in the police being called to their home in Belsize Park on three occasions
Ned Stark - When the pilot went into production in 2009, one of the first casting announcements was Sean Bean as the "lead" Eddard Stark
Dot Allison - Allison was the vocal soloist in the film "Black Death", starring Sean Bean, released in May 2010
He co-starred with Ashley Judd in the ABC drama series "Missing", which premiered in early 2012