Rory Kinnear



Place of birth:

Hammersmith, London, England, UK:


Rory Kinnear (born 17 February 1978) is an English actor and playwright who has worked with the Royal Shakespeare Company and the Royal National Theatre. He is best known for playing Bill Tanner in the James Bond films Quantum of Solace, Skyfall, and Spectre, and in various video games of the franchise. He is the youngest actor to play the role of Bill Tanner. He also won a Laurence Olivier Award for portraying Fopling Flutter in a 2008 version of The Man of Mode, and a British Independent Film Award for his performance in the 2012 film Broken. In 2014, he won the Olivier Award for Best Actor for his portrayal of Shakespeare's villain Iago in the National Theatre production of Othello.

Film Credits

No Time to Die (2021)
as Bill Tanner
The Interview (2019)
as Interviewer
Brexit: The Uncivil War (2019)
as Craig Oliver
Peterloo (2018)
as Henry Hunt
National Theatre Live: Macbeth (2018)
as Macbeth
Nothing Like a Dame (2018)
as Self (archive footage) (uncredited)
National Theatre Live: Young Marx (2017)
as Marx
iBoy (2017)
as Ellman
Trespass Against Us (2016)
as P.C Lovage
National Theatre Live: The Threepenny Opera (2016)
as Captain Macheath, aka 'Mac the Knife'
Shakespeare Live! From the RSC (2016)
The Roof (2016)
as Yet Another Fan
Spectre (2015)
as Bill Tanner
Man Up (2015)
as Sean
The Imitation Game (2014)
as Detective Robert Nock
Cuban Fury (2014)
as Gary
Lucan (2013)
as Lord Lucan
National Theatre Live: 50 Years on Stage (2013)
as Iago
Muse of Fire (2013)
as Himself
National Theatre Live: Othello (2013)
as Iago
Loving Miss Hatto (2012)
as Young Barrington Coupe
Skyfall (2012)
as Bill Tanner
Bond on Location (2012)
Broken (2012)
as Bob Oswald
National Theatre Live: Hamlet (2010)
as Hamlet
Lennon Naked (2010)
as Brian Epstein
The First Men in the Moon (2010)
as Bedford
Wild Target (2010)
as Gerry Bailey
Wish 143 (2009)
as Wishman
Quantum of Solace (2008)
as Bill Tanner
The Curse of Steptoe (2008)
as Alan Simpson
Margaret Thatcher: The Long Walk to Finchley (2008)
as Denis Thatcher
Mansfield Park (2007)
as Rushworth
Judas (2004)
as Andrew
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