Rupert Friend is an English actor, screenwriter, director and producer. He initially appeared in a production of the stage play ‘The Laramie Project’. His acting debut was in the movie ‘The Libertine’ (2004). This was followed by his starring role in ‘Mrs Palfrey at the Claremont’ (2005).
Rupert Friend has done many films including 'Virgin Territory' (2007), 'Jolene' (2008), 'The Kid' (2010), 'Lullaby for Pi' (2010), 'To Write Love on Her Arms' (2012), 'Starred Up' (2013), 'Meet Me in Montenegro' (2014) and 'The Death of Stalin' (2017). Rupert Friend’s films that were not successful at box-office include 'Outlaw' (2007), 'The Last Legion' (2007), 'The Young Victoria' (2009), 'Chéri' (2009) and '5 Days of War' (2011). 'The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas' (2008), 'Hitman: Agent 47' (2015) and 'A Simple Favor' (2018) are some of his hit films.
On television, Rupert Friend is notable for his performances in the dramas 'Homeland' (2012-17) and 'Strange Angel' (2018-19).