In his first feature-film, The Merchant of Venice, Charlie Cox co-starred alongside Hollywood legends Al Pacino and Jeremy Irons (2004). Over the last couple of years, he appeared in films such as Casanova (2005), co-starring Heath Ledger and on stage in Harold Pinter’s The Collection. His first starring role was as Tristan Thorne in the award-winning Stardust (2007) which featured an all-star cast including Michelle Pfeiffer, Robert De Niro, Claire Danes and Pete O’Toole.
Since then, Cox has had a recurring role in HBO’s hit TV series Boardwalk Empire (2011-12) and a guest role in Downton Abbey (2010).This year has been one of his biggest as he stars in the up-coming The Theory of Everything, co-starring Eddie Redmayne, and Dracula Untold, co-starring Luke Evans. It has also been announced that Cox will portray Matt Murdock/Daredevil in Marvel’s up-coming Daredevil TV series (2015).
Watch the trailer for The Theory of Everything and Dracula Untold here: