Magazine article Screen International

Stars of Tomorrow 2019: James McArdle (Actor)

Magazine article Screen International

Stars of Tomorrow 2019: James McArdle (Actor)

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Read profiles of all of our 2019 Stars.

James McArdle suspects he was “not the easy choice” to play English baronet Roderick Murchison in Francis Lee’s Ammonite, but the Glaswegian actor believes that helped him get the role. “By having an actor far away from a part, you immediately have a different perspective from the same-old obvious choices. You get quirks and idiosyncrasies from someone looking at it through a different lens.”

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The film, set in 1840s England, shot in March and April this year and is scheduled for delivery in 2020.

The Scot has built an impressive list of stage credits since graduating from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) in 2010. He has played title roles in James I and Platonov at London’s National Theatre, and spent two years opposite Andrew Garfield in Tony Kushner’s Angels In America. …

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