Jim Sturgess

Jim Sturgess

English actor
Date of Birth: 16.05.1981
Country: Great Britain

  1. Biography of Jim Sturgess
  2. Early Career
  3. Breakthrough
  4. Success and Recognition
  5. Recent and Future Projects

Biography of Jim Sturgess

Jim Sturgess was born on May 16, 1981 in Surrey, England. He is a professional English actor who has appeared in films and on television. After completing school, Sturgess enrolled at Salford University. Alongside his studies, he pursued music, and his first project was the alternative band "Dilated Spies". He dedicated a lot of time to music and even considered continuing his career in that direction.

Jim Sturgess

Early Career

Sturgess made his first forays into acting by appearing in television series. Some of his early works include "Detective Jack Frost," "Browning Version," "The Scarlet Pimpernel," "The Other People's Children," and "Judge John Deed." In 2004, he starred in the film "Faceless" as the character Red. After this project, Sturgess experienced a brief hiatus in his career where he gathered strength. He started receiving more significant roles, which eventually made him a professional and well-known Hollywood actor.

Jim Sturgess


In 2007, Sturgess landed his first breakout role that caught the attention of millions. He appeared in the film "Across the Universe" as the character Jude. The film premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival, and the critics praised the performance of the relatively unknown actor, catapulting him into the world of "big cinema."

Jim Sturgess

Success and Recognition

In 2008, Sturgess starred in the film "The Other Boleyn Girl," playing the role of George Boleyn. The film had significant box office success, solidifying Sturgess as a rising star. He also appeared in the films "21" and "50 Dead Men Walking" in the same year, which were well-received by critics and audiences. In 2009, he starred in the films "Crossing Over," "Heartless," and "Sydney Hall."

Recent and Future Projects

In 2011, Sturgess was cast in the film "Upside Down," in which he played one of the main characters. He also has several other projects lined up, including the release of the films "Back to the Future" in 2011, where he is confirmed in a leading role.