Thomas Howes (actor)

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Thomas Howes
Born1986 (age 27–28)
Woodlands[1] near Doncaster, South Yorkshire, England, UK
NationalityBritish
OccupationActor, Musician
Known forPlaying the role of William in Downton Abbey
 
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Thomas Howes
Born1986 (age 27–28)
Woodlands[1] near Doncaster, South Yorkshire, England, UK
NationalityBritish
OccupationActor, Musician
Known forPlaying the role of William in Downton Abbey

Thomas Howes (born 1986) is an English actor and musician.[2] He trained at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama.[3] He is best known for having played the role of William, the second footman in ITV's Downton Abbey, and played the role of Manchester United player Mark Jones in the 2011 TV film of the Munich air disaster, United.[4][5][6] He also has performed on the stage in the roles of Dickie in The Winslow Boy (The Theatre Royal, Bath)[7] and Scripps in The History Boys (The UK tour of the National Theatre),[8] and on radio in the role of Joseph Prado in Tulips in Winter.[3][9][10] He also played the role of Little Ralf in the BBC's ChuckleVision series The Mystery of Little-Under-Standing.[11] He played Sir Winston Churchill in an episode of the sixth season of the Canadian TV show Murdoch Mysteries.[12]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Star of Downton Abbey to grace the Dearne", 'Thorne and District Gazette', 13 December 2012 accessed 27 January 2013.
  2. ^ My Yorkshire: Thomas Howes (15 October 2010). The Yorkshire Post. Accessed December 2010.
  3. ^ a b Hamilton Hodell: Thomas Howes Accessed January 2011.
  4. ^ David Tennant to star as Jimmy Murphy in BBC film about Munich air disaster, by Baz Bamigboye (16 November 2010) Daily Mail. Accessed December 2010.
  5. ^ Internet Movie Database: Thomas Howes Accessed December 2010.
  6. ^ "BBC Two Programmes - United". BBC. April 2011. Retrieved 15 September 2011. 
  7. ^ British Theatre Guide: Review of the Winslow Boy Accessed January 2011.
  8. ^ BBC History Boys Accessed January 2011.
  9. ^ BBC Tulips in Winter Accessed January 2011.
  10. ^ DowntonAbbey.com: Thomas Howes Accessed January 2011.
  11. ^ Internet Movie Database: ChuckleVision - The Mystery of Little-Under-Standing Accessed January 2011.
  12. ^ "'Murdoch Mysteries': Back from the dead". theloop.ca. Retrieved 7 January 2013. 

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