- Jason Isaacs is a famous actor
- He starred in the 'Harry Potter' films
- Learn more about what he's been doing lately
Jason Isaacs was born June 6th, 1963 in Liverpool to a very close Jewish family. Even while studying law, Jason found himself more drawn to acting and was constantly performing in theater. He then trained at London's Central School of Speech and Drama and immediately began landing roles.
Harry Potter's Jason Isaacs
Jason's talent allowed him to mold into almost any kind of role whether it was a Gay Jewish office worker in Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes, a controlling Colonel in The Patriot, or the bully elitist Deatheater "Lucius Malfoy" in the Harry Potter series.
Harry Potter's Jason Isaacs Today
Jason has accrued over 100 roles on film and television for his award-winning work. Since his time as "Lucius", he starred in Black Hawk Down, Hotel Mumbai, Brotherhood, and the hit Netflix Sci-fi series The OA. He's also starring as lead "Captain Gabriel Lorca" in the modern Star Trek: Discovery!
He has been with his gorgeous wife Emma Hewitt since 1987 and the two have had daughters Ruby and Lily. He is also widely known in Hollywood to be quite hilarious! In an interview with the FT, he was asked "What would you like to own that you don’t currently possess?" to which quick-witted Jason answered: "A six-pack. Four would do."
Jason is very politically active and makes his voice heard via social media. He also connects with his favorite former castmates like Tom Felton!