James McAvoy



Place of birth:

Port Glasgow, Scotland, UK:


A Scottish stage and screen actor. His best-known work includes the films The Last King of Scotland and Atonement, both of which earned him BAFTA Award nominations, and the TV series Shameless. McAvoy has won the BAFTA Rising Star Award and a BAFTA Scotland award. He has also been nominated for an ALFS Award, a European Film Award, and a Golden Globe award.

Film Credits

National Theatre Live: Cyrano de Bergerac (2020)
as Cyrano de Bergerac
The Summers of IT: Chapter One (2019)
as James McAvoy
The Summers of IT: Chapter Two (2019)
as Himself
It Chapter Two (2019)
as Bill Denbrough
Dark Phoenix (2019)
as Charles Xavier / Professor X
Glass (2019)
as Patricia / Dennis / Hedwig / The Beast / Barry / Heinrich / Jade / Ian / Mary Reynolds / Norma / Jalin / Kat / B.T. / Kevin Wendell Crumb / Mr. Pritchard / Felida / Luke / Goddard / Samuel / Polly
Once Upon a Deadpool (2018)
as Charles Xavier / Professor X
Deadpool 2 (2018)
as Charles Xavier (uncredited)
Sherlock Gnomes (2018)
as Gnomeo (voice)
Submergence (2017)
as James More
Atomic Blonde (2017)
as David Percival
Split (2017)
as Kevin Wendell Crumb / Dennis / Patricia / Hedwig / The Beast / Barry / Orwell / Jade
X-Men: Apocalypse Unearthed (2016)
as Himself
X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)
as Charles Xavier / Professor X
Victor Frankenstein (2015)
as Victor Von Frankenstein
Mutant vs. Machine (2015)
as Himself
X-Men: Unguarded (2015)
as Himself
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her (2014)
as Conor
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Him (2014)
as Conor
X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)
as Charles Xavier / Professor X (Young)
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them (2014)
as Conor Ludlow
Muppets Most Wanted (2014)
as UPS Guy
Filth (2013)
as Bruce Robertson
Trance (2013)
as Simon
Welcome to the Punch (2013)
as Max Lewinsky
Arthur Christmas (2011)
as Arthur (voice)
X-Men: First Class (2011)
as Charles Xavier / Professor X
Gnomeo & Juliet (2011)
as Gnomeo (voice)
The Conspirator (2010)
as Frederick Aiken
The Last Station (2009)
as Valentin Bulgakov
Wanted (2008)
as Wesley Gibson
Atonement (2007)
as Robbie Turner
Becoming Jane (2007)
as Tom Lefroy
Vanity Fair: Killers Kill, Dead Men Die (2007)
as The Shutterbug
Starter for 10 (2006)
as Brian Jackson
The Last King of Scotland (2006)
as Dr. Nicholas Garrigan
Penelope (2006)
as Johnny/Max
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005)
as Mr. Tumnus, the Faun
Macbeth (2005)
as Joe Macbeth
Strings (2004)
as Hal
Inside I'm Dancing (2004)
as Rory O'Shea
Wimbledon (2004)
as Carl Colt
Bright Young Things (2003)
as Simon Balcairn
White Teeth (2002)
as Josh Malfen
Bollywood Queen (2002)
as Jay
Swimming Pool - Der Tod feiert mit (2001)
as Mike
Lorna Doone (2001)
as Sergeant Bloxham
Regeneration (1997)
as Anthony Balfour
The Near Room (1995)
as Kevin

Production Credits

Filth (2013)
50/50 (2011)
Birdemic: Shock and Terror (2010)
Additional Camera