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Andrew Grainger is a Actor Néo-Zélandais born on 8 may 1965

Andrew Grainger

Andrew Grainger
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Nationality Nouvelle zelande
Birth 8 may 1965 (57 years)

Andrew Grainger (born 1965), is a 6'2" (188 cm) tall English theatre and film actor, particularly noted for playing stage and screen characters of large physicality. A native of the United Kingdom, Grainger moved to Torbay, New Zealand in 2007, where he is active in both theatre and television productions, but continues to appear regularly on British television, as he has since launching his career.

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Filmography of Andrew Grainger (8 films)

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The Meg
The Meg (2018)
, 1h53
Directed by Jon Turteltaub
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Thriller, Action, Horror
Themes Films about animals, Seafaring films, Transport films, Films about sharks, Natural horror films, Mise en scène d'un poisson
Actors Jason Statham, Li Bingbing (李冰冰), Ruby Rose, Rainn Wilson, Winston Chao, Cliff Curtis
Roles Morris' Lawyer
Rating56% 2.8106852.8106852.8106852.8106852.810685
Jonas Taylor est un ancien capitaine de la Marine et un plongeur spécialisé dans les eaux profondes. Il est recruté pour plonger dans l'océan Pacifique, pour sauver une équipe de scientifiques coincée dans l'épave d'un submersible attaqué et endommagé par un requin préhistorique de vingt mètres de long, connu sous le nom de Mégalodon. Engagé par un océanographe chinois, Taylor devra surmonter ses peurs et affronter une deuxième fois le prédateur qu'il a auparavant rencontré lors d'une expédition pour sauver des hommes et des femmes piégés dans les profondeurs de l'océan.
The Breaker Upperers, 1h30
Directed by Madeleine Sami
Origin Nouvelle zelande
Genres Comedy
Actors Madeleine Sami, James Rolleston, Jemaine Clement, Lucy Lawless, Oscar Kightley, Andrew Grainger
Roles Peter Stallone
Rating58% 2.9408152.9408152.9408152.9408152.940815
Jen et Mel, deux amies de longue date, sont les gérantes d'une entreprise qui met fin à n'importe quelle relation amoureuse mais les choses dérapent lorsque l'une d'elles se retrouve émotionnellement impliquée.
6 Days
6 Days (2017)
, 1h35
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Historical
Themes Films about terrorism
Actors Jamie Bell, Mark Strong, Abbie Cornish, Martin Shaw, Emun Elliott, Ben Turner
Roles Ray
Rating61% 3.0975953.0975953.0975953.0975953.097595
Fin avril 1980. Un groupe de six soldats iraniens armés du Khouzistan, opposés à la République islamique, prennent en otage 26 personnes dans l'Ambassade d'Iran à Londres. Ils souhaitent la libération de 91 prisonniers. Après six jours de tension, l'opération Nimrod est créée pour prendre d'assaut le bâtiment, sauver les otages et, s'il le faut, abattre les terroristes.
The Dark Horse, 2h4
Directed by James Napier Robertson
Origin Nouvelle zelande
Genres Drama
Themes Jeu, Seafaring films, Sports films, Transport films, Films about chess, Gangster films
Actors Cliff Curtis, James Rolleston, James Napier Robertson, Kirk Torrance, Andrew Grainger, John Leigh
Roles Clive
Rating73% 3.6884153.6884153.6884153.6884153.688415
The Dark Horse is based on the real-life story of Genesis Potini, a brilliant, New Zealand chess player who suffered from severe bipolar disorder. Despite the challenges that came his way, Potini pushed forward to find his purpose in life by passing on his knowledge of chess to the community.
Avalon High
Directed by Stuart Gillard
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Themes Children's films
Actors Britt Robertson, Gregg Sulkin, Molly C. Quinn, Joey Pollari, Devon Graye, Steve Valentine
Rating56% 2.823182.823182.823182.823182.82318
Allie Pennington, the daughter of two medieval literature scholars, transfers to Avalon High and becomes involved in a prophesied re-staging of Arthurian legend. Moving to a new school, Allie meets various new people who she later discovers are the reincarnations of figures from the legendary Camelot. She befriends two boys: Will, a quarterback and most likely the reincarnation of Arthur, and Miles, who has psychic flashes and is most likely the reincarnation of Merlin. There's also a third boy, Marco – Will's evil stepbrother, whom Allie believes is the reincarnation of Mordred and determined to kill Arthur (Will) – which would send the world into another dark age.
Spy Game
Spy Game (2001)
, 2h6
Directed by Tony Scott
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Adventure, Spy, Crime
Themes Spy films, Politique, Political films
Actors Robert Redford, Brad Pitt, Catherine McCormack, David Hemmings, Larry Bryggman, Stephen Dillane
Roles Andrew Unger
Rating69% 3.49953.49953.49953.49953.4995
In 1991, the governments of the U.S. and China are on the verge of a major trade agreement, with the President of the United States due to visit China to seal the deal. The CIA learns that its agent Tom Bishop (Brad Pitt) has been captured trying to free a Briton, Elizabeth Hadley (Catherine McCormack), from a People's Liberation Army prison in Su Chou near Shanghai, China. Bishop is being questioned under torture and will be executed in 24 hours unless the U.S. government claims him. If the CIA claims Bishop as an agent, they risk jeopardizing the trade agreement. Exacerbating Bishop's situation is the fact that he was operating without permission from the Agency.
Mean Machine, 1h39
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Themes Prison films, Sports films, Association football films
Actors David Kelly, Vinnie Jones, David Hemmings, Jamie Sives, Ralph Brown, Jason Flemyng
Roles Ketch
Rating63% 3.1989553.1989553.1989553.1989553.198955
Danny "The Mean Machine" Meehan (Vinnie Jones), a former captain of the England national football team who was banned from football for life for fixing a match between England and Germany (the England Football Team's greatest European rivals), is sentenced to three years in Longmarsh prison for assaulting two police officers after a long drinking session and driving recklessly to a local bar.
In the Beginning, 3h9
Directed by Kevin Connor
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Films set in Africa, Films about religion, Films based on the Bible, Films about Jews and Judaism
Actors Martin Landau, Jacqueline Bisset, Billy Campbell, Eddie Cibrian, Diana Rigg, Fred Weller
Roles Esau
Rating62% 3.148053.148053.148053.148053.14805
In the Beginning is the story about the travels and travails of the tribe of Abraham (Martin Landau). Set around the year 2000 B.C., the narrative opens with "Genesis 12," wherein the LORD has told Abraham and company to leave their country to a land of milk and honey to be named later. In order to keep up the morale of his followers while on the road, Abraham gives a sermon that sums up God's creation of the universe. By illustrating this sermon with stock footage and special-effects shots, the producers attempt to make a connection between sermons of old and popular entertainments of today. From there, the twists and turns of the Old Testament are treated like a soap opera. Family dramas take center stage, whether it's God testing Abraham by telling him to kill his son in sacrifice, Joseph gaining power in Egypt after being sold to slave traders by his brothers, or one of the many other stories of brothers fighting (Cain and Abel, Isaac and Ishmael, etc.). Many events are visualized such as the plagues and the parting of the Red Sea, to name but two.
Parting Shots
Directed by Michael Winner
Genres Comedy, Crime, Romance
Actors Felicity Ann Kendal, John Cleese, Bob Hoskins, Ben Kingsley, Diana Rigg, Joanna Lumley
Roles Best Man
Rating50% 2.5084952.5084952.5084952.5084952.508495
The film concerns Harry Sterndale (Rea), a wedding photographer who is mistakenly told by his doctor that he has six weeks to live and begins to kill people who have wronged him in his life, only to find that the diagnosis was incorrect. Also he paid an assassin named Jamie (Reed) to kill him instead of living out his last days in custody and nearly leaves it too late to call off the hit. Jamie takes after the two and after being arrested for assassinating the dictator of a fictional country he takes the blame for all of the murders that occurred during the film. It ends with Harry and Jill visiting Jamie in prison as newlyweds.