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Birthday: Apr 23, 1962
Place of Birth: East Kilbride, Scotland, UK

John Hannah

John Hannah (born April 23, 1962) is a Scottish actor of film and television. He has appeared in Stephen Sommers Mummy Series, Richard Curtis Four Weddings and a Funeral and Sliding Doors with Gwyneth Paltrow. John David Hannah was born on April 23, 1962, in East Kilbride, South Lanarkshire, Scotland. Raised in a working-class family, Hannah developed an early interest in acting and the arts. He attended Heathfield Primary School and Claremont High School, where his passion for drama began to flourish. After completing his secondary education, Hannah enrolled at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama (now known as the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland) in Glasgow. His time at the academy laid the foundation for his acting career, and he graduated with honors. John Hannah's acting career took off in the late 1980s and early 1990s with notable stage performances, including roles with the Royal Shakespeare Company. His breakthrough on the big screen came with the critically acclaimed film "Four Weddings and a Funeral" (1994), where he played the endearing and scene-stealing character, Matthew. The film's success catapulted Hannah into international recognition. Following his success in "Four Weddings and a Funeral," John Hannah continued to build a diverse and impressive filmography. He starred in films such as "Sliding Doors" (1998), "The Mummy" (1999), and its sequel "The Mummy Returns" (2001), gaining popularity for his charismatic and versatile performances. Additionally, he showcased his talent in television, earning praise for his roles in series like "Rebus" and "Spartacus." Beyond the screen, John Hannah maintains a private personal life. In 1996, he married actress Joanna Roth, and the couple has two children. Despite his fame, Hannah remains known for his down-to-earth demeanor and commitment to his craft. John Hannah's career spans across genres, from romantic comedies to action-adventure and dramatic television series. His ability to portray a wide range of characters has solidified his status as a respected and versatile actor in the entertainment industry.

Filmography
Movie Cast Year
The Mummy Jonathan Carnahan 1999
Four Weddings and a Funeral Matthew 1994
The Mummy Returns Jonathan Carnahan 2001
The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor Jonathan Carnahan 2008
Sliding Doors James Hamilton 1998
I'm with Lucy Date 1 - Doug 2002
The Love Bug Simon Moore III 1997
The Last Legion Nestor 2007
Pandaemonium William Wordsworth 2001
Sinking of the Lusitania: Terror at Sea Prof. Ian Holbourn 2007
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Dr. Jekyll / Mr. Hyde 2003
Ghost Son Mark 2007
Circus Leo 2000
I Accuse Dr. Richard Darian 2003
The Words Richard Ford 2012
The Intruder Charlie 1999
The Wee Man Tam McGraw 2013
Romance and Rejection (So This Is Romance?) Tonay 1997
Resurrection Man Darkie Larche 1998
Madagascar Skin Harry 1995
The Christmas Candle William Barstow 2013
Ping Pong Summer Mr. Miracle 2014
Shooting for Socrates Billy Bingham 2014
The Hurricane Terry 1999
Bone in the Throat Sullivan 2015
The James Gang Spendlove James 1997
Scotland In A Day 2014
Angel Lapslie 2015
Pauline Calf's Wedding Video Mark 1994
Harbour Beat Neal McBride 1990
The Innocent Sleep James 1996
A Midsummer Night's Dream Theseus 2016
Before You Go Mike 2002
Alleycats Yates 2016
The Final Cut Gilmore 1995
Another Mother's Son Arthur Forster 2017
Milner Windscreen Washer 1994
Love of My Life Richard 2017
Scorched Earth Doc 2018
The Marker Brendan Doyle 2017
Genesis Paul Brooks 2018
Overboard Colin 2018
Princess Emmy King Karl (voice) 2019
Blood, Sweat And Terrors 2018
Harry Benson: Shoot First Self 2016
Toy Gun Elio Sironi 2018
One Red Nose Day and a Wedding Matthew 2019
Building A Better Mummy Himself 1999
The Garden of Evening Mists Magnus Gemmell 2019
Max Cloud Revengor 2020
Camouflage Male Guest 2002
We Are the People We've Been Waiting For Narrator 2009
The Auschwitz Report Warren 2021
Girona 2015
Truth or Dare Nick 1996
Paul Calf's Video Diary Mark 1993
Moose in the Glen Narrator 2008
Reasonable Force Pretty Boy 1988
Horizon: How Does Your Memory Work? Self-Narrator (Voice) 2008
Enemy Lines Colonel Preston 2020
Damaged McGregor 2024
Roald & Beatrix: The Tail of the Curious Mouse Narrator (voice) 2020
Bad Day At The Office Karl Davis 2025
Bermondsey Tales: Fall of the Roman Empire The Postman 2024
This Time Next Year Keith 2024
A Gangster's Kiss Mem 2024
Series Cast Year
Alias Martin Shepard 2001
Taggart 1983
New Street Law Jack Roper 2006
Out of the Blue 1995
Cold Blood Jake Osbourne 2005
Spartacus Batiatus 2010
Carnivàle Stangler 2003
McCallum Dr. Iain McCallum 1997
Rebus Rebus 2000
Between the Lines 1992
Frasier Avery McManus 1993
Movie Connections Self 2007
GMTV Self 1993
MDs Dr. Robert Dalgety 2002
Elementary Rhys Kinlan 2012
Horizon Himself - Narrator 1964
A Touch of Cloth DI Jack Cloth 2012
Marley's Ghosts Adam 2015
Atlantis Aeson 2013
Atlantis Tychon 2013
Sea of Souls John Wade 2004
Civvies 1991
Natural World Narrator 1983
Kidnap and Ransom Alexander Willard 2011
Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Holden Radcliffe 2013
Rosamunde Pilcher: The Other Wife Richard Kendall 2012
Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency Mage 2016
Amnesia D.S. Mackenzie Stone 2004
Faith Nick Simon 1994
Rosamunde Pilcher: Fighting for Her Family Lord Rupert Mallory 2015
Race Across the World Self - Narrator 2019
Trust Me Dr Archie Watson 2017
The Victim DI Steven Grover 2019
Agatha Christie's Poirot Dr. Gerard 1989
8 Out of 10 Cats Self 2005
Transplant Dr. Jed Bishop 2020
The Widower DI Charlie Henry 2014
Taskmaster Himself 2015
Agatha Christie's Marple Inspector Tom Campbell 2004
Scotland: A Year In The Wild Narrator 2021
Duck Quacks Don't Echo 2014
우주는 얼마나 작은가? 2014
The Last of Us Dr. Newman - Scientist #2 2023
Natural World Narrator (voice) 1983
Black Mirror Richard King 2011
Celebrity Race Across the World Self - Narrator 2023
Silent Witness Dr. Charles Beck 1996
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