Rufus Sewell - Biography
Born: October 29, 1967
Famous for: Being a period-drama heart-throb
The six-foot-tall Englishman got his start treading the boards in the British capital, winning the London Critics Circle Theatre Awards best newcomer gong in 1992. Since then he's made his name in a number of costume dramas, including the TV mini-series Middlemarch as well as big screen turns in Dangerous Beauty, Cold Comfort Farm, Dark City and A Knight's Tale.