Patrick Kennedy (actor)
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|Born||26 August 1977|
Patrick Kennedy (born 26 August 1977) is an English actor and director.
Kennedy's first lead role was playing Richard Carstone in the BBC adaptation of Charles Dickens' Bleak House, and he followed this with roles in Joe Wright's Atonement, Steven Spielberg's Munich, Richard Linklater's Me and Orson Welles, and Michael Hoffman's The Last Station.
Kennedy recurred on the television series Boardwalk Empire in 2012, earning a nomination for Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series, and played the role of McKechnie in Parade's End, directed by Susanna White, written by Tom Stoppard.
Kennedy's recent television roles have included Neil in Peep Show (Season 8), the lead role in ITV's Murder on the Home Front, a lead opposite Brendan Gleeson in the HBO pilot The Money, Sampson in ITV's Downton Abbey, Jock Colville with Michael Gambon in Churchill's Secret, directed by Charles Sturridge, and recurring roles in Hulu's The First, and Mrs Wilson for the BBC.
Kennedy’s more recent film roles include Lieutenant Waverly in Steven Spielberg'sWar Horse, Roger Donaldson's November Man, Bill Condon's Mr Holmes (with Ian McKellen), Babak Najafi's London Has Fallen, and Lt. Col. Guy L'Estrange in Mike Leigh's Peterloo.
Kennedy's stage roles include Lysander in A Midsummer Night's Dream at the Bristol Old Vic (directed by David Farr); George Holly in Michael Grandage's production of Suddenly Last Summer with Diana Rigg and Victoria Hamilton in the West End; the lead role of Jonathan in Everything is Illuminated at The Hampstead Theatre; Camille in Therese Raquin, at the National Theatre, directed by Marianne Elliott; Tom in The Glass Menagerie, for Shared Experience; Oliver in Polly Stenham's No Quarter, directed by Jeremy Herrin at the Royal Court; Don Caspar in Anna Ziegler's Photograph 51, with Nicole Kidman, directed by Michael Grandage at the Noel Coward Theatre.
Kennedy has worked on several films with the British artist Nathaniel Mellors, playing the recurring Neanderthal character Voggen Williams in The Sophisticated Neanderthal Interview, Neanderthal Container, and the pub lecher, Uncle Tommy, in the Ourhouse series
In 2017 Kennedy wrote and directed the short film The Human Voice, starring Rosamund Pike. Adapted from the Jean Cocteau play La Voix Humaine, the film won Best Short, Best Director, and Best Actress at the [[Oxford International Film Festival ]].
|2002||Spooks||Radio Operator||TV series (1 episode: "Episode #1.4") |
|2003||Cambridge Spies||Julian Bell||TV mini-series (2 episodes)|
|The Tulse Luper Suitcases, Part 1: The Moab Story||Hercule|
|2004||The Inspector Lynley Mysteries||Gideon Martin||TV series (1 episode: "A Traitor to Memory")|
|2005||Mrs Henderson Presents||Pilot|
|The Somme||Sgt. R. H. Tawney||TV movie|
|Bleak House||Richard Carstone||TV mini-series (12 episodes)|
|Munich||English Reporter in Munich Underground|
|2006||A Good Year||Trader #2|
|Dreaming of Leo||Jonathan||short|
|Me and Orson Welles||Grover Burgess (Ligarius)|
|Consuming Passion||Gerald Mills||TV movie|
|Einstein and Eddington||William Marston||TV movie|
|The 39 Steps||Hellory Sinclair||TV movie|
|2009||The Last Station||Sergeyenko|
|2010||Married Single Other||Dr. Dominic||TV series (1 episode: "Chink")|
|2011||War Horse||Lt. Waverley|
|Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides||English Father|
|Black Mirror||Section Chief Walker||Episode: "The National Anthem"|
|Boardwalk Empire||Dr. Douglas Mason||TV series: 7 episodes|
|2013||Murder on the Home Front||Lennox Collins||TV series: 2 episodes|
|Downton Abbey||Terence Sampson||Season 4|
|2014||HBO's The Money||John Castman|
|The November Man||Edgar Simpson|
|2015||Person of Interest||Dr. Shane Edwards||Season 4 (Episode 17: "Karma")|
|Mr. Holmes||Thomas Kelmot|
|2016||London Has Fallen||John Lancaster, MI5 Intelligence Chief|
|2018||Mrs Wilson||Dennis Wilson||TV mini-series (3 episodes)|
|2002||Maps of Desire||Charles||Southwark Playhouse, London|
|2003||A Midsummer Night's Dream||Lysander||Bristol Old Vic|
|Les Liaisons dangereuses||Danceny||Bristol Old Vic|
|2004||Suddenly, Last Summer||George||UK Tour|
|2006||Everything is Illuminated||Jonathan||Hampstead Theatre, London|
|Therese Raquin||Camille||National Theatre, London|
|2010||The Glass Menagerie||Tom||Shared Experience Tour|
|Measure for Measure||Lucio||Touring Company- London|
|2013||No Quarter||Oliver||Royal Court Theatre|
|2015||Photograph 51||Donald Caspar||Noel Coward Theatre|
- Patrick Kennedy on IMDb
- BBC Profile
- Deadline-Patrick Kennedy cast as lead in HBO Pilot
- Hollywood Reporter- HBO's the Money casts Patrick Kennedy
- My Friendship with Luise Rainer 
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