Jamie Blackley

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Jamie Blackley
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Jamie Blackley at Apple Store in London
Born Jamie Alexander Blackley
(1991-07-08) 8 July 1991 (age 25)
Douglas, Isle of Man
Residence London, England, UK
Occupation Actor
Years active 2008–present

Jamie Alexander Blackley (born 8 July 1991) is a Manx-born British actor. He is known for his role as Adam Wilde in the film If I Stay.[1]

Biography[edit]

Blackley was born in Douglas, Isle of Man, and was raised in London, United Kingdom, with his father Martin, mother Marina, and older sister Holly-Anna.[2] His first major appearance was as Hanschen in the London stage production of Spring Awakening. Blackley had a small role as Iain in the fairy tale/action-adventure movie Snow White and the Huntsman (2012), but some of his most prominent film roles include Mark in the thriller Uwantme2killhim? (2013), Ziggy in the thriller The Fifth Estate (2013), and Adam Wilde in the romantic drama If I Stay (2014).[3] He plays Freddie Hamilton in The Halcyon.[4]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2009 London Dreams Chris
2010 Prowl Ray
London Boulevard[5] The Footballer
2012 Checkpoint Lennox Short film
Vinyl[6] Drainpipe
And While We Were Here[7] Caleb
Snow White and the Huntsman[8] Iain
2013 Uwantme2killhim?[9] Mark
We Are the Freaks[10] Jack
The Fifth Estate[11] Ziggy
2014 If I Stay[12] Adam Wilde
2015 Irrational Man[13] Roy
2016 Kids in Love[14] Tom

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2008 Apparitions Zaid Kopavic 1 episode
2009 Freak Steve Web series
Genie in the House Dylan
Myths Steve/Icarus Six-part series
Casualty Brodie 1 episode "Price of Life"
Doctors David Webb 1 episode "Volte Face"
Misfits Matt 2 episodes
2010 Shelfstackers Hunter 1 episode "Tranced"
2011 Midsomer Murders Duncan Hendred 1 episode: "A Sacred Trust"
2012 Endeavour Johnny Franks
2013 The Borgias Raphael Historical series (1 episode "Lucrezia's Gambit" No.3.7)[15]
2017 The Halcyon Freddie Hamilton 8 episodes[16]

Theatre[edit]

Year Title Role Director Theatre
2009 Spring Awakening Hanschen Michael Mayer Lyric Theatre[17]
2010 Backbeat George Harrison Iain Softley Citizens Theatre[18]

Awards[edit]

Year Organisation Film/TV Award Result
2013 Edinburgh International Film Festival Uwantme2killhim? Best Performance in a British Feature Film
(shared with Toby Regbo)[19]
Won

References[edit]

  1. ^ Chui, Delphine (9 Aug 2013). "Hunk Profile: Jamie Blackley". asos. Retrieved 10 Apr 2014. 
  2. ^ "Five Minutes with: Jamie Blackley - SPLASH". Chicago Sun-Times. 25 August 2014. 
  3. ^ "Blackley Jamie Profile". iBaller. Retrieved 9 Apr 2014. 
  4. ^ http://www.radiotimes.com/tv-programme/e/fhkj2y/the-halcyon--02012017
  5. ^ Felperin, Leslie (25 Nov 2010). "Review: ‘London Boulevard’". Variety. Retrieved 10 Apr 2014. 
  6. ^ "Vinyl - in cinemas 15th March 2013". My Reviewer. Retrieved 10 Apr 2014. 
  7. ^ Larkin, Mike (8 Aug 2013). "Kate Bosworth is seduced by on-screen toyboy Jamie Blackley". Daily Mail. London. Retrieved 9 Apr 2014. 
  8. ^ Jones, Brandon (20 Aug 2012). "‘Thor’ Star Chris Hemsworth Featured In ‘Snow White And Huntsman’ Poster". The Desk of Brian. Retrieved 10 Apr 2014. 
  9. ^ Miller, Lucy (18 Sep 2013). "Interview: Jamie Blackley". The National Student. Retrieved 9 April 2014. 
  10. ^ Lodge, Guy (27 June 2013). "Edinburgh Film Review: ‘We Are the Freaks’". Variety. Retrieved 9 April 2014. 
  11. ^ "The Fifth Estate". movienco UK. Retrieved 10 Apr 2014. 
  12. ^ Ehrenkaufer, Lexxie (5 Sep 2013). "Jamie Blackley joins Chloë Moretz in ‘If I Stay’ movie adaptation". Hypable. Retrieved 9 April 2014. 
  13. ^ Rooney, David (15 May 2015). "'Irrational Man': Cannes Review". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 19 May 2015. 
  14. ^ Bamigboye, Baz (29 Aug 2013). "Bohemia here we come...". Daily Mail. London. Retrieved 9 April 2014. 
  15. ^ Graham, Alison. "The Borgias series 3.7 Lucrezia's Gambit". Radio Times. Retrieved 9 April 2014. 
  16. ^ http://www.radiotimes.com/tv-programme/e/fhkj2y/the-halcyon--02012017
  17. ^ "REVIEW: Spring Awakening – Lyric, Hammersmith". Gari Davies. 18 February 2009. Retrieved 9 Apr 2014. 
  18. ^ "Cast Announced for World Premiere of Backbeat". Citizens Theatre. Retrieved 9 Apr 2014. 
  19. ^ "EIFF: The Michael Powell Award for Best Performance in a British Feature Film is jointly won by Jamie Blackley and Toby Regbo". The Arts Shelf. Retrieved 9 Apr 2014. 

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