Meet the narrator
On graduating from RADA, Matthew Macfadyen joined the innovative Cheek by Jowl theatre company which toured to the USA. He also performed with the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC).
Matthew early films included Maybe Baby, with Hugh Laurie and Joely Richardson; Enigma; The Reckoning; and Brad McGann’s In My Father’s Den. The latter attracted attention from the worldwide film industry, earning him the New Zealand Screen Award and a British Independent Film Award (BIFA) nomination for Best Actor.
In addition to his acclaimed portrayal of Oblonsky in Anna Karenina, Matthew previously starred opposite Keira Knightley in the celebrated Pride & Prejudice, for which he received a London Critics’ Circle Film Award nomination.
He is also well-known to audiences worldwide for his portrayal of government agent Tom Quinn in the first three seasons of the long-running hit series Spooks.
Matthew was nominated for a Royal Television Society Award for his first television starring role, in Peter Kosminsky’s BAFTA Award-winning BBC drama Warriors. He won a Bafta for his role in Criminal Justice.
- Matthew Macfadyen
- Executive Producer
- James Honeyborne
- Chloe Pearne