Jonny Lee Miller Biography

Jonny Lee Miller Biography

Jonny Lee Miller (born November 15, 1972) is a British actor. He was the first husband of actress Angelina Jolie.

Biography

 

Jonny Lee Miller was born at Kingston-upon-Thames. His grandfather was Bernard Lee, famous for playing the character M in the earlier James Bond films.

After a stint in Eastenders, Jonny Lee Miller got his big break in films with Hackers (1995), co-starring Angelina Jolie, whom he married the following year. They divorced four years later. Shortly afterwards, Miller took a leading role in Trainspotting (1996), which brought him real notoriety. The accent he used in the film was so convincing that it led to many people believing he was a Scottish actor. In 1997, he played Billy Prior in the film adaptation of Pat Barker's World War I novel, Regeneration.

On television Jonny Lee Miller has appeared in the BBC's modernization of The Canterbury Tales and as Lord Byron in a television drama about the life of the poet.




Film List

  • Mansfield Park (1999)
  • Plunkett & Macleane (1999)
  • Love, Honour and Obey (2000)
  • Dracula 2000 (2000)
  • Melinda and Melinda (2004)
  • Mindhunters (2004)


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