Hugh Dancy stars in "Hannibal" on NBC as Special Agent Will Graham.

Dancy also recently played the recurring role of Lee in Showtime's comedy "The Big C" and starred in the movies "Our Idiot Brother," opposite Paul Rudd and Elizabeth Banks, and the critically acclaimed film "Martha Marcy May Marlene," opposite Elizabeth Olsen, Sarah Paulson and John Hawkes. Directed by Sean Durkin, the latter film premiered at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival.

Recently, Dancy completed production on the romantic comedy "Hysteria," opposite Maggie Gyllenhaal. He is also lending his voice to the animated 3D musical "Dorothy of Oz," an update of the classic "The Wizard of Oz" with a voice cast that includes Lea Michele, Jim Belushi, Dan Aykroyd, and Kelsey Grammer.

Hugh Dancy is a film, stage and television star with recent credits that include the romantic comedy "Confessions of a Shopaholic," opposite Isla Fisher, "The Jane Austen Book Club," starring Maria Bello and Emily Blunt, and "Evening" with Claire Danes and Toni Collett. Dancy recently received rave reviews for his titular performance in the independent film drama "Adam," opposite Rose Byrne. The film premiered at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival where it was awarded the Alfred P. Sloan Feature Film Prize.



A graduate of St. Peter's College, Oxford, Dancy's first acting job was in the series "Trial and Retribution II" for ITV, quickly followed by BBC's "Dangerfield" and Carlton's "Kavanagh QC." In 1998, Dancy was cast in the title role of "David Copperfield" for Hallmark and TNT's production of the Charles Dickens novel. Subsequent credits include the second series of Granada TV's hugely popular "Cold Feet," BBC's adaptation of "Madame Bovary," "Young Blades," a story inspired by Dumas' "The Three Musketeers," and "The Sleeping Dictionary" with Bob Hoskins, Jessica Alba, Brenda Blethyn and Emily Mortimer.

In 2001, Dancy starred in Jerry Bruckheimer's "Black Hawk Down," directed by Ridley Scott and starring Josh Hartnett, Ewan McGregor and Orlando Bloom. He went on to film the crime thriller "Tempo" opposite Melanie Griffith and Rachel Leigh Cook, returning to the small screen with his titular role in the hit BBC's adaptation of George Elliot's "Daniel Deronda." This was followed by Miramax's "Ella Enchanted," opposite Anne Hathaway. Dancy also appeared in the Jerry Bruckheimer epic "King Arthur," alongside Clive Owen and Keira Knightley.

Dancy played the leading role in Michael Caton-Jones' "Shooting Dogs" for BBC Films, followed by his Emmy Award-nominated performance in the HBO and Channel Four joint venture "Elizabeth I," starring Helen Mirren and Jeremy Irons.

On stage, Dancy performed in "Billy and the Crab Lady" at Soho Theatre in England. He appeared in Nick Whitby's play "To the Green Fields Beyond," directed by Sam Mendes at the Donmar Theatre, and more recently, he starred on Broadway in "Journey's End."




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Age: 41 years old
Birthday: June 19, 1975
Height: 5' 11"
Birthplace: Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England, UK
Wife: Claire Danes


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