Alfred Enoch

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Alfred Enoch
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Born Alfred Lewis Enoch[1]
(1988-12-02) 2 December 1988 (age 25)
Westminster, London, England, UK
Occupation Actor
Parents William Russell
Balbina Gutierrez

Alfred "Alfie" Lewis Enoch (born 2 December 1988) is an English actor. He is known for his portrayal of Dean Thomas in the Harry Potter films.

Life and career[edit]

Enoch was born in Westminster, London, to English actor William Russell and his second wife, Brazilian physician Balbina Gutierrez.[2] He attended Westminster School,[citation needed] a well-known public (private) school in London. He is also fluent in Portuguese,[3] and is pursuing a degree in Portuguese and Spanish at the Queen's College, Oxford.

Enoch is a keen amateur basketball player, known as 'Top Strike' to his team mates.[citation needed]

He is well known for portraying Dean Thomas in seven of the eight Harry Potter films. Despite his character appearing several times in the part of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows on which the first Deathly Hallows film is based, Enoch only appeared in the final Deathly Hallows film, released in July 2011. He also voiced the character in the video game based on first part of the film.[citation needed]

Enoch was in the play Dinner at the Edinburgh Festival in August 2011.[citation needed]

In April 2013 Sell a Door Theatre Company produced Enoch's adaptation of Ibsen's "Ghosts" based on the William Archer translation at the Greenwich Theatre in London.

He recently played Bainbridge, the Bloody Guardsman, in the Sherlock episode, "The Sign of Three", and played the role of Titus Lartius in the Donmar Warehouse production of Coriolanus, which wrapped on 13 February 2014.



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