Jason Isaacs was born in Liverpool, the third of four children of Sheila (née Nathan) and Eric Isaacs. His parents were both from Jewish families (from Eastern Europe). He studied law at Bristol University and graduated in 1985 with a degree in law but decided to study acting. While at Bristol University, he directed and/or appeared in over 20 productions. He then attended the Central School of Speech and Drama and graduated in 1989.
Jason's notable roles include Col. William Tavington in The Patriot (2000), Lucius Malfoy in the Harry Potter films, Mr. Darling/Captain Hook in Peter Pan (2003), and Maurice in Good (2008). In 2014, he will appear with Brad Pitt, Shia LaBeouf, Logan Lerman, and Jon Bernthal in the World War II-set film Fury (2014).
Anime Convention Guest Appearances
- Supanova Comic-Con & Gaming Expo - Brisbane 2019 - November 8-10, 2019 in South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
- Supanova Comic-Con & Gaming Expo - Adelaide 2019 - November 1-3, 2019 in Wayville, South Australia, Australia
- Armageddon Auckland 2019 - October 25-28, 2019 in Auckland, New Zealand
- Florida Supercon 2019 - July 4-7, 2019 in Miami Beach, FL
- FACTS 2019 - April 6-7, 2019 in Ghent, Belgium 2018
- Dragon Con 2018 - August 30 - September 3, 2018 in Atlanta, GA
- Pensacon 2018 - February 23-25, 2018 in Pensacola, FL 2017
- FanExpo Canada 2017 - August 31 - September 3, 2017 in Toronto, ON, Canada
- Fan Expo Dallas 2017 - March 31 - April 2, 2017 in Dallas, TX 2016
- MegaCon 2016 - May 26-29, 2016 in Orlando, FL 2015
- Phoenix Comicon 2015 - May 28-31, 2015 in Phoenix, AZ
11 confirmed guest appearances
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