English actor who found fame on television with roles on BBC series like Pride and Prejudice and Scarlet and Black. He also appeared in films like 1992's Howard's End and 2006's Casino Royale.
He graduated from the University of St Andrews in Scotland.
He appeared in the music video for "Uptown Girl" by the band Westlife.
He married Katherine Julian Dawnay. He has children named Arthur, Christopher, Stanley and Frank.
He is the third cousin of famous actress Helena Bonham Carter.