English actor who has been well known for his stage presence and his many roles on television shows. He also appeared in the 2014 film Into the Woods and he was cast in the 2016 feature The Legend of Tarzan.
He was a chorister when he was 8 years old at St. Paul's Cathedral.
He was named one of the most influential gay men in the UK in a 2006 publication of Indepedent on Sunday.
His father was a Surgeon General to the British Army and his mother was a doctor.
He has worked with director, Sam Mendes at the Royal Shakespeare Company.