Great Britain is not only a very beautiful country but it also the place where lots of famous actors were born. Some of them are at the end of their career whereas others are just at the beginning. We will talk in the following about the best young British actors that people absolutely love.
Richard Madden Richard Madden was born in 1986. The actor is best known for playing Robb Stark in the Game of Thrones series. In plus, he also played Prince Kit in Cinderella. These two important roles brought him more international acclaim and attention, and his career is quite promising. Richard Madden is without a doubt one of the most appreciated young British actors that people all over the world love. We are sure that we will see him in the future playing other amazing roles in movies that will certainly help him grow in his career.
Theo James This young British actor was born in 1984, in Oxford, and he is known mainly for his role as Tobias ‘’Four’’ Eaton in movies such as Divergent, Insurgent, and Allegiant. Theo James also played other important roles such as David in Underworld Series and Will Younger in the Netflix movie, How It Ends.
Alexander Richard Pettyfer Alexander was born in Hertfordshire and he grew up in Windsor. At only age 7 he started modeling for Gap’s kids range and he also appeared later in various TV commercials for other brands. Pettyfer attended different private schools and he enjoyed to the fullest performing in school plays. That was the time when he realized that he wants to be an actor. Therefore, he auditioned at age 13 and won a role in Tom Brown’s Schooldays. At age 15, he went to LA and was cast as Alex Rider in the famous movie Stormbreaker. There is no doubt that this was his breakthrough role that helped him be nominated for a Young Artist Award as well as an Empire Award.
Kit Harington Kit Harington was born in the British capital, and he became highly interested in acting when he was 14-year old, after he watched a production of Waiting for Godot. He started with performing in several school productions, and later he studied Drama as well as Theatre Studies at Worcester Sixth Form College. When he was 17, Kit Harington was highly inspired to study acting in a drama school after watching the amazing performance of Ben Whishaw playing Hamlet. At the age of 18, he moved back to London and attended the Central School of Speech and Drama.
Sam Claflin We also want to add to our list another talented British actor, Sam Claflin. He took up performing arts at a young age, and his teacher from Costessey High School was actually the one who persuaded him to take up drama. He did this as he joined the local youth group and went on to gain entry to LAMDA drama school. The actor made his debut screen performances in The Pillars of the Earth, in 2010, and also in Any Human Heart. The film debut came when Sam Claflin played footballer Duncan Eduards, in United.