Toby Stephens has gained critical acclaim as a stage and screen actor. Recent work includes the lead role of“Captain Flint” in the Starz series Black Sails, as well as the Millennium Films movie HUNTER KILLER with Gerard Butler and 13 HOURS: THE SECRET SOLDIERS OF BENGHAZI, directed by Michael Bay.
Previous television roles include And Then There Were None, Vexed, Robin Hood, Wired, The Wild West, Jane Eyre, The Best Man, The Queen’s Sister, Cambridge Spies, Perfect Strangers, and The Tenant of WildfellHall.
His extensive film work includes THE JOURNEY, THE MACHINE, ALL THINGS TO ALL MEN, BELIEVE,SEVERANCE, THE RISING: BALLAD OF MANGAL PANDEY, DIE ANOTHER DAY, POSSESSION, THE ANNOUNCEMENT, ONEGIN, PHOTOGRAPHING FAIRIES, SUNSET HEIGHTS, COUSIN BETTE, THE GREAT GATSBY, TWELFTH NIGHT, and ORLANDO, based on the novel by Virginia Woolf.
Toby is an accomplished stage actor, both in London’s West End and on Broadway. Theatre credits include“Elyot” opposite Anna Chancellor in Noël Coward’s Private Lives, “Georges Danton” in Danton’s Death,“Thomas” in A Doll’s House and “Jerry” in Betrayal. He also played “Japes” in Japes, “Stanley Kowalski” in AStreetcar Named Desire, “Jesus” in The Pilate Workshop, “Hamlet” in Hamlet, “Claudio” in Measure for measure, “Lysander” in A Midsummer Night’s Dream, “Coriolanus” in Coriolanus, “Bertram” in All’s Well That Ends Well, “Pompey” in Antony and Cleopatra, “Nero” in Britannicus, “Hippolyte” in Phèdre, and“Damis” in Tartuffe.