Callum Turner stars as 'Frank Churchill'
CALLUM TURNER (Frank Churchill) was selected in 2014 as one of BAFTA’s Breakthrough Brits, in addition to being named one of Screen International’s Stars of Tomorrow. The London-born actor’s earlier roles include ITV’s three-part drama hit show Leaving, in which he starred opposite Helen McCrory; ITV’s The Town, opposite Andrew Scott; and The Borgias, opposite Holliday Grainger and Jeremy Irons.
Turner is currently filming the romantic drama The Last Letter from Your Lover alongside Felicity Jones and Shailene Woodley, and directed by Augustine Frizzell (Euphoria). The film, which is based on the best-selling novel of the same name by Jojo Moyes, was recently acquired by Netflix. StudioCanal will release in the U.K., France, Germany, Australia and New Zealand. The release date is not yet determined.
Most recently, Turner starred in the critically-acclaimed six-part miniseries The Capture, which premiered on BBC One on September 3, 2019. Additionally, in November 2018, he appeared opposite Eddie Redmayne in the second installment of the Fantastic Beasts franchise for Warner Bros. He is set to reprise his role as Theseus Scamander in the third installment, which will begin filming in Spring 2020.
In 2017, Turner starred opposite Jeff Bridges in Marc Webb’s The Only Living Boy in New York, which was released by Amazon. In 2016, Turner played the role of Anatole Kuragin in the BBC’s miniseries War & Peace, an epic dramatization of Tolstoy’s classic novel. He then played the lead role in Adam Leon’s feature Tramps, set in New York City.
In 2015, Turner co-starred with James McAvoy and Daniel Radcliffe in Paul McGuigan’s horror thriller Frankenstein, and appeared opposite Anton Yelchin, Imogen Poots and Patrick Stewart in Jeremy Saulnier’s horror film Green Room. Turner also starred in John Boorman’s dramatic feature Queen & Country, which premiered at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival, and in Channel 4’s highly acclaimed edgy thriller Glue.
Turner’s additional credits include Assassins Creed, alongside Michael Fassbender, and the independent feature Mobile Homes, directed by Vladimir de Fontenay, which premiered at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival. Turner has also campaigned as the face of the Burberry brand with Edie Campbell as well as fronting their 2011 campaign photographed by Mario Testino.
February 21, 2020