Jun. 6th, 1963
Liverpool, Merseyside, England, UK
Jason Isaacs' Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2010 - Green Zone
2010 - Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I
2008 - La conjura de El Escorial
2008 - Good
2007 - Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
2007 - Grindhouse
2006 - Friends With Money
2005 - Elektra
2005 - The Chumscrubber
2005 - Nine Lives
2005 - Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
2003 - Peter Pan
2002 - The Tuxedo
2002 - Resident Evil
2002 - Windtalkers
2002 - Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
2001 - Hotel
2001 - Black Hawk Down
2001 - Sweet November
2000 - The Patriot
1999 - The End of the Affair
1998 - Armageddon
1997 - Event Horizon
1996 - DragonHeart
1989 - The Tall Guy
Guest TV Roles
Commander Zhao (Voiced)
Dr. Desmond Collier
Fredrick 'Freddy' Lyme
Jason Isaacs is the 3rd of 4 children.
He studied Law at Bristol University and graduated in 1985 with a degree in law but decided to study acting.
Whilst at Bristol University he directed and/or appeared in over 20 productions.
Whilst at the Central School of Speech and Drama he met his wife Emma and graduated from there in 1989.
- Was set to play Dr. William Birkin in _Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004)_ (qv), but left the project.
- Speaks Spanish fluently.
- His family originates from Eastern Europe.
- Longtime best friend of writer/director Paul W.S. Anderson.
- In addition to doubling for 'Mel Gibson (I)' (qv), 'Girard Swan' (qv) worked as his Stand In and Photo Double on _The Patriot (2000)_ (qv).
- Shares two roles with Hans Conreid. Conreid appeared in the Walt Disney animated version of Peter Pan, while Isaacs appeared in the 2003 live action film. Both films followed a tradition encouraged by James Barrie, and followed in most stage productions, that Mr. Darling and Captain Hook be played by the same actor. Accordingly, he and Conreid played both parts in their respective films.
- Had an uncredited role as Dr. William Birkin (and the narrator) in _Resident Evil (2002)_ (qv).
- Has a daughter named Lily, born on 23 March 2002