Richard Roxburgh

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Birthday
23, 1962
Birthplace
Albury, Australia
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
23, 1962 (age 59)
Birthplace
Albury, Australia

About

He played professor Moriarty in The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, and Count Dracula in Van Helsing. He gained additional fame for his role as villain Hugh Stamp in Mission Impossible II.

Before Fame

He auditioned multiple times for entrance to the National Institute of Dramatic Art before being accepted.

Trivia

He played Sherlock Holmes in a 2002 BBC production, and portrayed Holmes' Nemesis Professor, Moriarty, in The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen the following year.

Family Life

He married Italian actress and co-star Silvia Colloca in September 2004 after meeting her on the set of Van Helsing.

Associated With

He played the Duke of Monroth in Moulin Rouge with fellow Australian Nicole Kidman.