Jason Isaacs was born in Liverpool, the third of four children of Sheila (née Nathan) and Eric Isaacs. His parents were both from Jewish families (from Eastern Europe). He studied law at Bristol University and graduated in 1985 with a degree in law but decided to study acting. While at Bristol University, he directed and/or appeared in over 20 productions. He then attended the Central School of Speech and Drama and graduated in 1989.
Jason's notable roles include Col. William Tavington in The Patriot (2000), Lucius Malfoy in the Harry Potter films, Mr. Darling/Captain Hook in Peter Pan (2003), and Maurice in Good (2008). In 2014, he will appear with Brad Pitt, Shia LaBeouf, Logan Lerman, and Jon Bernthal in the World War II-set film Fury (2014).
Anime Convention Guest Appearances
- Dragon Con 2018 - August 30 - September 3, 2018 in Atlanta, GA, USA
- Pensacon 2018 - February 23-25, 2018 in Pensacola, FL, USA 2017
- FanExpo Canada 2017 - August 31 - September 3, 2017 in Toronto, ON
- Fan Expo Dallas 2017 - March 31 - April 2, 2017 in Dallas, TX, USA 2016
- MegaCon 2016 - May 26-29, 2016 in Orlando, FL, USA 2015
- Phoenix Comicon 2015 - May 28-31, 2015 in Phoenix, AZ, USA
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