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Andrew Scott

 
Bio:
Andrew Scott was born in 1976 in Dublin, Ireland, where he trained at Dublin's Abbey Theatre. His acting career started playing a small role in Steven Spielberg's Saving Private Ryan, following which he took the role of Edmund in Karel Reisz’s Long Day's Journey into Night at the Gate Theatre, ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Andrew Scott was born in 1976 in Dublin, Ireland, where he trained at Dublin's Abbey Theatre. His acting career started playing a small role in Steven Spielberg's Saving Private Ryan, following which he took the role of Edmund in Karel Reisz’s Long Day's Journey into Night at the Gate Theatre, ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [West End]
Old Vic Revival Production, 2019
Garry Essendine
  [West End]
A Plaines Plough production presented by The Old Vic, 0
Alex
  [West End]
Almeida Theatre Production, 2017
Hamlet
  [West End]
West End Production, 2017
Hamlet [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Philip Lucas

Andrew Scott Biography

Andrew Scott was born in 1976 in Dublin, Ireland, where he trained at Dublin's Abbey Theatre. His acting career started playing a small role in Steven Spielberg's Saving Private Ryan, following which he took the role of Edmund in Karel Reisz’s Long Day's Journey into Night at the Gate Theatre, winning Actor of the Year at the Sunday Independent Spirit of Line Arts Awards s 1998.

Scott made his West End debut in Dublin Carol at the Royal Court Theatre alongside Brian Cox. He then received his first Olivier award for his portrayal of Alex in A Girl in a Car with a Man at The Royal Court Theatre and later winning Theatregoers' Choice Award for his role in Aristocrats at The National Theatre. His Broadway debut started with his performance in The Vertical Hour alongside Bill Nighy and Julianne Moore, which he received a nomination for the Drama League awards.

In 2009 he played alongside Ben Whishaw, Katherine Parkinson and Paul Jesson in Cock at the Royal Court winning an Olivier Award in 2010. Following which he made an appearance in the Old Vic's Design for Living and the lead role in Emperor and Galilean at the National Theatre. In 2013 he took part in National Theatre's 50 Years on Stage an event which was broadcast live on TV, a participation that Scott felt honoured to be a part of. More recently Scott has performed as Paul in Birdland at the Royal Court Theatre.

Scott is, perhaps, more famously known for his roles in television and film. Some of his more notable work include his role as Jim Moriarty in the acclaimed television series Sherlock, winning BAFTA and IFTA awards for best supporting actor. He also appeared in award winning Band of Brothers as Private John Hall, as C (Max Denbigh) in James Bond film spectre alongside Daniel Craig in 2015 and as Col. William Smith in acclaimed John Adams.

In 2017 Scott returned to the West End in Hamlet at the Almeida Theatre as he took on the title role. Scott, starring alongside Juliet Stevenson, was hailed by the critics and the production transferred to the Harold Pinter Theatre in June 2017.

Andrew Scott Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2018 - Best Actor
Andrew Scott, Hamlet
 
Olivier Awards - 2005 - Outstanding Achievement or Performance in an Affiliate Theatre Gold Star
Andrew ScottA Girl In A Car With A Man

Andrew Scott News

PRIMA FACIE, Starring Jodie Comer, Will Open at the Golden Theatre Photo PRIMA FACIE, Starring Jodie Comer, Will Open at the Golden Theatre
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 15, 2022

Jodie Comer will make her highly anticipated Broadway debut in the US premiere of Prima Facie, a new play by Suzie Miller. Prima Facie opens on Sunday, April 23, 2023 at the Golden Theatre. Previews begin on Tuesday, April 11, 2023.

Sloan Release Their New Single 'Magical Thinking' Photo Sloan Release Their New Single 'Magical Thinking'
by Michael Major - Sep 22, 2022

Canadian indie-rock royalty Sloan have released the third single, ‚ÄúMagical Thinking,‚ÄĚ off their upcoming 13th studio album Steady. ‚ÄúMagical Thinking‚ÄĚ is released with an official lyric video and follows the two previously released songs, ‚ÄúSpend The Day‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúScratch The Surface.‚ÄĚ Listen to the new single now!

Sloan Releases 'Scratch The Surface' Song Photo Sloan Releases 'Scratch The Surface' Song
by Michael Major - Aug 18, 2022

‚ÄúScratch the Surface‚ÄĚ has been released alongside the accompanying music video which follows each of the band members through different parts of downtown Toronto. Patrick Pentland taking in the lights at Yonge and Dundas Square, Jay Ferguson stumbling upon free records in Trinity Bellwoods, and Andrew Scott spends a night at home.

Lena Dunham's CATHERINE CALLED BIRDY to Have World Premiere at TIFF Photo Lena Dunham's CATHERINE CALLED BIRDY to Have World Premiere at TIFF
by Michael Major - Jul 25, 2022

From Prime Video, Catherine Called Birdy stars Bella Ramsey, Lesley Sharp, Sophie Okonedo, Joe Alwyn, Isis Hainsworth, Dean-Charles Chapman, Paul Kaye, with Billie Piper and Andrew Scott. It is directed by and screenplay written by Lena Dunham, based on the book by Karen Cushman. Producers are Eric Fellner, Tim Bevan, Dunham, and Jo Wallett.

Queer Performance of SEA WALL Comes to Margate Pride Next Month Photo Queer Performance of SEA WALL Comes to Margate Pride Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Jul 20, 2022

The first queer production of critically-acclaimed Sea Wall will premiere at the Turner Contemporary in collaboration with Margate Pride this August.  Written by Olivier and Tony-award winning Simon Stephens’ (The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, National Theatre; Birdland, Royal Court Theatre), Sea Wall is being brought to life by a female-led creative team for one performance only. 

Sloan Announce 13th Studio Album 'Steady' Photo Sloan Announce 13th Studio Album 'Steady'
by Michael Major - Jul 13, 2022

Listen to Sloan's new single, ‚ÄúSpend The Day,‚ÄĚ a charismatic song that offers a break from an often overwhelming reality by creating your own. which was written by guitarist/vocalist, Patrick Pentland. Their first new album since 2018‚Äôs 12, Steady will coincide with the 30th anniversary of their debut album Smeared, which came out in October 1992.

Review Roundup: HAMLET at Park Avenue Armory; What Did the Critics Think? Photo Review Roundup: HAMLET at Park Avenue Armory; What Did the Critics Think?
by Review Roundups - Jun 30, 2022

Hamlet, now open at Park Avenue Armory, is directed and interpreted by Robert Icke, and features Alex Lawther (The Imitation Game, The Last Duel, The French Dispatch, Black Mirror) as the brooding protagonist. Read all of the reviews for Hamlet here.

'Killing Eve' Star Jodie Comer Will Make Broadway Debut in PRIMA FACIE Photo 'Killing Eve' Star Jodie Comer Will Make Broadway Debut in PRIMA FACIE
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 9, 2022

Killing Eve star Jodie Comer is coming to Broadway! The Emmy and BAFTA winner will make her Broadway debut in Prima Facie, a new play by Suzie Miller, directed by Justin Martin.

The 14th Annual Aspen Fringe Festival Returns to the Wheeler Opera House for Star-Stu Photo The 14th Annual Aspen Fringe Festival Returns to the Wheeler Opera House for Star-Studded JUNEFEST, June 10 - 11
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 31, 2022

The Aspen Fringe Festival returns for the 14th year, June 10 - 11, at the Wheeler Opera House in Aspen, Colorado. AFF's JuneFest will feature Tony Award-winning playwright Simon Stephens and Tony Award-nominated actress Beth Malone.

Photos: Go Inside Rehearsals for the First Major Revival Of CLYBOURNE PARK Photo Photos: Go Inside Rehearsals for the First Major Revival Of CLYBOURNE PARK
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 8, 2022

Winner of both the Tony and Olivier Award for Best Play and the Pulitzer Prize for author Bruce Norris, Clybourne Park is a razor-sharp satire about the politics of race and real estate. The play returns to London following sell out runs at The Royal Court and in the West End.

Andrew Scott Videos

VIDEO: Watch the Teaser for the Film Adaptation of OSLO, Starring Andrew Scott & Ruth Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Teaser for the Film Adaptation of OSLO, Starring Andrew Scott & Ruth Wilson

by Stage Tube - Apr 26, 2021

Adapted from the Tony Award-winning play of the same name, the film is based on a true story of negotiations between implacable enemies - the secret back-channel talks, unlikely friendships and quiet heroics of a small but committed group of Israelis, Palestinians and one Norwegian couple that led to the 1993 Oslo Peace Accords.

VIDEO: Watch an All New Trailer For Season Two of HIS DARK MATERIALS Starring Lin-Man Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch an All New Trailer For Season Two of HIS DARK MATERIALS Starring Lin-Manuel Miranda

by Stage Tube - Oct 24, 2020

Season two of the HBO drama series His Dark Materials, starring Lin-Manuel Miranda, debuts Monday, November 16 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT). The series will air on HBO and be available to stream on HBO Max.

VIDEO: Andrew Scott Narrates BBC America's EARTH'S GREAT SEASONS Videoplay
VIDEO: Andrew Scott Narrates BBC America's EARTH'S GREAT SEASONS

by Stage Tube - Oct 20, 2020

Narrated by Andrew Scott, each episode of Earth's Great Seasons explores how animals and plants rise to the challenges of the natural world throughout the year.

VIDEO: Watch New Trailers for Season Two of HIS DARK MATERIALS, Featuring Lin-Manuel  Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch New Trailers for Season Two of HIS DARK MATERIALS, Featuring Lin-Manuel Miranda

by Stage Tube - Aug 28, 2020

Debuting this November, the second season of HIS DARK MATERIALS begins after Lord Asriel has opened a bridge to a new world, and, distraught over the death of her best friend, Lyra follows Asriel into the unknown.

VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Returns for HIS DARK MATERIALS Season 2 Videoplay
VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Returns for HIS DARK MATERIALS Season 2

by Stage Tube - Jul 23, 2020

During today's exciting Comic-Con@Home panel for HBO and BBCs HIS DARK MATERIALS, fans were treated to the first official trailer for the upcoming second season of the drama series, which stars Tony-winner Lin Manuel-Miranda. 

VIDEO: NORMAL PEOPLE Stars Confess to FLEABAG's Hot Priest in New Sketch Videoplay
VIDEO: NORMAL PEOPLE Stars Confess to FLEABAG's Hot Priest in New Sketch

by Stage Tube - Jun 28, 2020

In a new sketch created by RTE, as part of their Comic Relief event, Normal People stars Paul Mescal and Daisy Edgar-Jones reprised their roles as Connell and Marianne.

VIDEO: Watch Backstage Interviews With The 20th WhatsOnStage Awards Winners and Prese Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Backstage Interviews With The 20th WhatsOnStage Awards Winners and Presenters

by BroadwayWorld UK TV - Mar 2, 2020

What better way to end the BroadwayWorld UK coverage of the 20th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards than with backstage interviews with some of the winners and the presenters who gave them their awards.

VIDEO: Watch Interviews With Nominees and Presenters Arriving At The 20th WhatsOnStag Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Interviews With Nominees and Presenters Arriving At The 20th WhatsOnStage Awards!

by BroadwayWorld UK TV - Mar 2, 2020

As the nominees and guests were arriving last night for the 20th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards we managed to steal some of the nominees and presenters away for a quick chat. BroadwayWorld UK reporter Jamie Body discussed with them the importance of the audience to the theatre as well where they would keep their award if they won.

BWW TV: A Sneak Peek From The 20th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards Videoplay
BWW TV: A Sneak Peek From The 20th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards

by BroadwayWorld UK TV - Mar 1, 2020

BroadwayWorld UK reports Jamie Body and Cindy Marcolina attended the event and here is a sneak peek at what went down at the awards.

VIDEO: See Andrew Scott in the Trailer for NT Live's PRESENT LAUGHTER Videoplay
VIDEO: See Andrew Scott in the Trailer for NT Live's PRESENT LAUGHTER

by Stage Tube - Sep 16, 2019

National Theatre Live has released the trailer for No√ęl Coward's provocative comedy Present Laughter starring Andrew Scott and directed by Matthew Warchus.


Andrew Scott Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Andrew Scott been in?
Andrew Scott has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Andrew Scott been in?
Andrew Scott has appeared on London's West End in 4 shows.

What was Andrew Scott's first West End show?
Andrew Scott's first West End show was Hamlet which opened in 2017

What awards has Andrew Scott been nominated for?
Best Actor (Olivier Awards) for Hamlet and Outstanding Achievement or Performance in an Affiliate Theatre (Olivier Awards) for A Girl In A Car With A Man .

What awards has Andrew Scott won?
Outstanding Achievement or Performance in an Affiliate Theatre (Olivier Awards) for A Girl In A Car With A Man.