Theo James

16 December 1984

Theodore Peter James Kinnaird Taptiklis(born 16 December 1984),better known asTheo James, is an English actor . He is known for portraying Jed Harper inBedlam, Walter William Clark, Jr. in the crime dramaGolden Boyand Tobias "Four" Eaton in the film adaptation of Veronica Roth 's dystopian sci-fi novel,Divergent.

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 Theo James's Early_life_and_education

He attended Aylesbury Grammar School and went on to earn his undergraduate degree in philosophy from the University of Nottingham . He trained at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School .

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 Theo James's Career


James at theDivergentpremiere in Westwood , March 2014

Downton Abbey.James starred inBedlam, playing the lead role of Jed Harper. He appeared in the 2012 adaptation of John Braine 'sRoom at the Top, as "Jack Wales".

. James was cast inStrangerwhile still in his final year at drama school. He played James, an obnoxious night club rep, inThe Inbetweeners Movie. In 2011, James was chosen to play the character of David in the fourth installment ofUnderworld: Awakening, released in 2012, opposite Kate Beckinsale .In 2012 he appeared in ITV 'sCase Sensitivestarring Olivia Williams and Darren Boyd . He was named a "Star of Tomorrow" in 2009 byScreen International.

(2014).James reprised the character in the sequel toDivergent,The Divergent Series: Insurgent,which began filming in May 2014 and was released in March 2015.

Franny, alongside Richard Gere and Dakota Fanning .He is slated to return in two moreDivergentfilms,Allegiantparts 1 (scheduled for 2016) and 2 (scheduled for 2017). He is also scheduled to reprise his character David in the fifthUnderworldfilm , this time as the film's lead.


On 21 November 2012, the band announced on their Facebook page that they were no longer actively playing as a band and that members would be pursuing other musical endeavours.

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 Theo James's Personal_life

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 Theo James's Filmography


2010 You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger Ray
2011 The Inbetweeners Movie James
2012 Underworld: Awakening David
2012 The Domino Effect Dinner Party guest
2014 Divergent Tobias "Four" Eaton
2015 The Divergent Series: Insurgent Tobias "Four" Eaton
2015 Luke Post-production
2015 London Fields Guy Clinch Post-production


2010 A Passionate Woman Alex "Craze" Crazenovski
2010 Downton Abbey Kemal Pamuk 1 episode
2011 Bedlam Jed Harper 6 episodes
2012 Case Sensitive Aidan Harper 2 episodes
2012 Room at the Top Jack Wales 2 episodes
2013 Golden Boy Walter William Clark, Jr. Lead role

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 Theo James's Awards_and_nominations

YearNominated workAwardResult
2014 Divergent Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Actor: ActionWon
2014 Divergent Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Breakout StarNominated
2014 Divergent Young Hollywood Award for Fan Favourite Actor - MaleNominated
2014 Divergent Young Hollywood Award for Best On-Screen Couple with Shailene WoodleyNominated
2015 Divergent People's Choice Awards for Favorite Movie Duo with Shailene WoodleyWon

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 Theo James's See_also

Portal iconBiography portal
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  • List of British actors and actresses
  • List of English people
  • List of University of Nottingham people

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 Theo James's References

  1. Births, Marriages & Deaths Index of England & Wales, 1916?2005.
  2. Staff (23 April 2010). "New Theatre Graduates Star in Blockbuster TV Roles". University of Nottingham; retrieved 27 February 2013.
  3. Staff (23 January 2011). "Biog: Theo James". Sky Living. Retrieved 27 February 2013.
  4. Young, Susan (9 September 2011). "James' 'Stranger' Role Leads to 'Bedlam' ? TV's Top 10: New Faces for Fall ? Theo James". Variety; retrieved 27 February 2013.
  5. Staff (25 January 2011). "Barbara Taptiklis Obituary" (preview). The Times; retrieved 27 February 2013.
  6. ""Εχω χ?σει τον ?πνο μου για την Ελενη"" (in Greek). Espresso News. January 27, 2012. 
  7. "Theo James leapt at chance to play tough New York cop in Golden Boy". The Star (Toronto). 
  8. Topel, Fred (10 October 2011). "Theo James Talks Bedlam". CraveOnline. Retrieved 10 December 2013. 
  9. Press release (7 April 2010). "Press Packs ? A Passionate Woman: Theo James Plays Craze". BBC Press Office; retrieved 27 February 2013.
  10. Rozen, Leah (25 March 2014). "Round-up: ‘Divergent’s’ Theo James Recalls His Quickie ‘Downton’ Stint and other ‘Downton Abbey’ News". BBC America. 
  11. Staff (22 December 2010). "Casting Unveiled on Room at the Top". Screen Yorkshire; retrieved 27 February 2013.
  12. Rose, Tiffany. "‘Divergent’ Interview: Theo James Talks Personal Fears & Complex Characters". Screen Rant. Retrieved 2 April 2014. 
  13. Dobson, Patricia (6 July 2010). "Class of 2009: where are they now?". Screen International. Retrieved 9 March 2013. 
  14. 'Divergent' has found its 'Four'! Theo James talks about starring in the next big YA franchise. Entertainment Weekly; retrieved 6 November 2013.
  15. Jacobs, Matthew (22 March 2014). "'Insurgent' Has Officially Been Given The Green Light For 2015, Not That You Had Any Doubts". Huffington Post. Retrieved 2 April 2014. 
  16. ‘London Fields’ Gets Underway. Deadline. Retrieved 6 November 2013.
  17. Sneider, Jeff (25 September 2013). "‘Divergent’ Star Theo James, Dakota Fanning Join Richard Gere in ‘Franny’". The Wrap. Retrieved 2 April 2014. 
  18. Dakota Fanning, Theo James Board Richard Gere's 'Franny'. Deadline; retrieved 6 November 2013.
  19. Herndon, Jessica (21 March 2014). "'Divergent' Star Theo James Is A Fresh Hollywood Flame Who Admires Paul Newman And Michael Fassbender". Huffington Post. 
  20. Ford, Rebecca; Youn, Soo (2014-09-11). "'Divergent' Actor Theo James to Star in Fifth 'Underworld' Movie (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. 
  21. Deming, Mark (15 March 2013). "Theo James to Star in ‘Divergent’: Five Things to Know About Him". Yahoo. Retrieved 2 April 2014. 
  22. Jones, Nate (26 March 2014). "Sexy Man Sing-Off! Divergent's Theo James & 8 More Actor-Crooners". People. 
  23. Jenille Cristy Maido (11 April 2014). "Shailene Woodley and Theo James Dating; Real or For ‘Reel?’". International Business Times. Retrieved 17 July 2014. 

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