Stuart Townsend (born 15 December 1972) is an Irish actor and director. His most notable portrayals are of the characters Lestat de Lioncourt in the 2002 film adaptation of Anne Rice's Queen of the Damned, and Dorian Gray in the 2003 film adaptation of Alan Moore's The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen.
A lot of people ask me if it's intimidating because Tom Cruise was the star of the original and that kind of thing, but for me, it was just such a different story, it was rock and roll. (About QotD)
As Oscar Wilde said, golf is a waste of a good walk. (On his father's profession)
A lot of people ask me if it's intimidating because Tom Cruise was the star of the original and that kind of thing, but for me, it was just such a different story, it was rock and roll.
|Full Name at Birth||Stuart Townsend|
|Date of Birth||December 15, 1972|
|Birthplace||Howth, County Dublin, Ireland|
|Height||5' 11" (180 cm)|
|Eye Color||Brown - Dark|
|Hair Color||Brown - Dark|
|University||Gaiety School of Acting, Dublin|
|Claim to Fame||About Adam|
|Talent Agency||United Talent Agency|
|Father||Peter Townsend (professional golfer)|
|Brother(s)||DylanHugo (step brother)|
|Sister(s)||ChloeElla (step sister)|