James McAvoy

James McAvoy
James McAvoy  British Actor

James McAvoy dating history

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James McAvoy and Lisa Liberati
Lisa Liberati and James McAvoy have been married for 4 years since 26th Oct 2019. view relationship


James McAvoy was previously married to Anne-Marie Duff (2006 - 2017).

James McAvoy has been in a relationship with Emma Neilson (1995 - 2002).

James McAvoy is rumoured to have hooked up with Alexandra Shipp (2016).


James McAvoy is a 44 year old British Actor. Born James Andrew McAvoy on 21st April, 1979 in Glasgow, Scotland, he is famous for 'The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe', 'The Last King of Scotland', 'Atonement', 'Wanted' and 'X-Men: First Class' films, 'Shameless' TV series.. His zodiac sign is Taurus.

James McAvoy has been in 17 on-screen matchups, including Anne Hathaway in Becoming Jane (2007), Alexis Bledel in The Conspirator (2010), Alice Eve in Starter for 10 (2006), Angelina Jolie in Wanted (2008) and Anne-Marie Duff in The Last Station (2009).

James McAvoy is a member of the following lists: Former Roman Catholics, BAFTA winners (people) and 1979 births.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 12 years, 4 months 10 years 7 years, 8 months
Dating1 7 years - -
Rumoured1 - - -
Total4 12 years, 4 months 6 years, 9 months 7 years


First Name James
Middle Name Andrew
Last Name McAvoy
Full Name at Birth James Andrew McAvoy
Alternative Name Jamesy Boy, Jimmy, Floyd
Birthday 21st April, 1979
Birthplace Glasgow, Scotland
Height 5' 7" (170 cm)
Weight 150lbs (68 kg)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Light
Distinctive Feature Charming Scottish Accent, Deep Blue Eyes., Average Stature
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
High School St. Thomas Aquinas Secondary School, Jordanhill, Glasgow, Scotland (1990-1997)
University Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama, Glasgow, Scotland (1997-2000)
Occupation Text Film, TV and stage actor, Producer, Voice Over
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame 'The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe', 'The Last King of Scotland', 'Atonement', 'Wanted' and 'X-Men: First Class' films, 'Shameless' TV series.
Year(s) Active 1995–present
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) United Agents
Brand Endorsement Motorola
Shoe Size 10
Official Websites james-mcavoy.org/, twitter.com/jamesmcavoy, www.nndb.com/people/292/000122923/, www.behindthevoiceactors.com/James-McAvoy/
Father James McAvoy Snr. (builder)
Mother Elizabeth Johnstone (psychiatric nurse)
Brother Donald (half brother)
Sister Joy McAvoy (singer)
Friend Jesse Spencer, Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Ellis, Michael Fassbender
Associated People Ryan Seacrest
Favorite Movies The Goonies, Kes, My Name is Joe, Back to the Future, The Great Escape, Brief Encounter
Favorite TV Shows Star Trek
Favorite Bands Damien Rice, Bill Hicks, Garden State Soundtrack, Team America Soundtrack
Favorite Books Dune, The Lord Of The Rings, The Chronicles Of Narnia, Birdsong (Sebastian Faulks), The Old Testament

James McAvoy (; born 21 April 1979) is a Scottish actor. He made his acting debut as a teen in The Near Room (1995) and made mostly television appearances until 2003, when his feature film career began. His notable television work includes the thriller State of Play and the science fiction miniseries Frank Herbert's Children of Dune. He has performed in several West End productions and has received four nominations for the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor, and has also done voice work for animated films including Gnomeo & Juliet, its sequel Sherlock Gnomes and Arthur Christmas.

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James McAvoy44 TaurusActor
Lisa Liberati45 PiscesOther
Alexandra Shipp32 CancerActress
Anne-Marie Duff53 LibraActress
Emma Neilson- LibraActress


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Andrew DuffMale5th June, 201013 years oldAnne-Marie Duff


Speak No Evil2024Movie
The Book of Clarence2023Pontius PilateMovie
The Sandman2022Golden-Haired ManTV Show
The Bubble2022James McAvoyMovie
HouseBroken2021StanTV Show
Twelve Minutes2021Husband (voice)Unknown
My Son2021Edmond MurrayMovie
The Sands Between2021ManShort Film
The Sandman2020MorpheusTV Show
His Dark Materials2019Lord AsrielTV Show
X-Men: Dark Phoenix2019Professor Charles XavierMovie
Glass2019Patricia / Dennis / Hedwig / ...Movie
It Chapter Two2019Bill DenbroughMovie
National Theater Live: Cyrano de Bergerac2019Cyrano de BergeracMovie
Sherlock Gnomes2018Gnomeo (voice)Movie
Deadpool 22018Charles Xavier (uncredited)Movie
Watership Down2018HazelTV Show
Submergence2017James MoreMovie
Atomic Blonde2017David PercivalMovie
X-Men: Apocalypse2016Professor Charles XavierMovie
Split2016Dennis / Patricia / Hedwig / ...Movie
Victor Frankenstein2015Victor FrankensteinMovie
X-Men: Days of Future Past2014Charles XavierMovie
Muppets Most Wanted2014UPS GuyMovie
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them2014Conor LudlowMovie
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Him2013Conor LudlowMovie
Welcome to the Punch2013Max LewinskyMovie
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her2013Conor LudlowMovie
Gnomeo & Juliet2011Gnomeo (voice)Movie
X-Men: First Class2011Charles Xavier (30 Years)Movie
Arthur Christmas2011Arthur (voice)Movie
The Conspirator2010Frederick AikenMovie
The Last Station2009ValentinMovie
Atonement2007Robbie TurnerMovie
Becoming Jane2007Tom LefroyMovie
Penelope2006Johnny / MaxMovie
Starter for 102006Brian JacksonMovie
The Last King of Scotland2006Dr. Nicholas GarriganMovie
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe2005Mr. TumnusMovie
ShakespeaRe-Told2005Joe MacbethTV Show
Rory O'Shea Was Here2004Rory O'SheaMovie
Strings2004Hal (English version, voice)Movie
Wimbledon2004Carl ColtMovie
Shameless2004SteveTV Show
Bright Young Things2003Simon BalcairnMovie
Children of Dune2003Leto Atreides IITV Show
Early Doors2003LiamTV Show
State of Play2003Dan FosterTV Show
Bollywood Queen2002JayMovie
White Teeth2002Josh MalfenTV Show
Foyle's War2002Ray PritchardTV Show
The Pool2001MikeMovie
Band of Brothers2001James W. MillerTV Show
Murder in Mind2001Martin VosperTV Show
The Inspector Lynley Mysteries2001Gowan RossTV Show
Lorna Doone2000Sergeant BloxhamTV Movie
Behind the Lines1997Anthony BalfourMovie
The Near Room1995KevinMovie
New Voices1994Local boyTV Show
The Bill1984Gavin DonaldTV Show
Turn Up the Sun!Movie
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little_queenieslittle_queeniesApr 21, 2020

Happy birthday to the beautiful, sweet, kind and talented James! 🎉🎂🎉🎂

little_queenieslittle_queeniesAug 20, 2016

Love him!! he's a great actor and a great human being!

oli123Nov 17, 2015

He's not from Port Glasgow, he's from Glasgow. Change it.

corral92Oct 20, 2014

Is she related to Hilary duff??

TwoCentsTwoCentsAug 11, 2014

James is h o t. Loved him in Filth.

theo204Apr 15, 2014

Fabulous in everything, but I have a soft spot for Atonement

CraigSnyderCraigSnyderMay 16, 2013

Was great as a Young Charles Xavier.

veroMar 9, 2012

wish u more love,happiness and success around you! Keep it up! Hugs & kisses frm jpn :) lav ya james!

songk8songk8Dec 15, 2011

great work at the chrismase at 2011

thepinkgirlDec 4, 2011

Saw him in Atonement. He is really hot.

RoxywvbRoxywvbOct 9, 2011

love yer accent.. i saw gnomeo and juliet recently..the moment i heard gnomeo speaking i was like 'THIS IS JAMES MCVOY'S VOICE'..and i was right!!!

sweet_rushsweet_rushAug 8, 2011

i love u man ur awesome and ur cutee deep blue eyes i am always in love with blue eyes

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