Elliot Knight

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Elliot Knight
Born (1990-07-10) 10 July 1990 (age 24)
Birmingham
Alma mater Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester School of Theatre
Occupation Actor
Years active 2011 - present
Known for Sinbad (TV series)

Career[edit]

In June 2011, Sky1 announced that Knight had won the lead role in the television drama Sinbad which is his first professional role even before graduation from drama school.[1] The series premiered in July 2012.

Knight has been cast in "400 boys" along with Jodelle Ferland, María Valverde and Li Bingbing.[2][3]

In 2013, Knight joined the cast of BBC crime drama By Any Means.[4]

Personal life[edit]

Knight was a pupil at King Edward VI Aston School in Birmingham before studying at Manchester Metropolitan School of Theatre,[5] graduating in 2011 from the BA (Hon) Acting course.[1][6]

His parents, Stuart and Lorna, are both teachers.[7] His father, Stuart Knight, works at Broadway Secondary School in Perry Barr, Birmingham.

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2013 By Any Means Charlie O' Brien One of the main roles
2012 400 Boys (film) B-Big
2012 Sinbad (TV series) Sinbad Lead Role

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