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Nicolas Wright is a Actor and Scriptwriter born on 23 march 1982

Nicolas Wright

Nicolas Wright
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Birth 23 march 1982 (40 years)

Nicolas Wright (born March 23, 1982) is a Canadian actor. Wright has performed on stage, television and film. In 2004, he received the "most promising newcomer" award at the Just for Laughs film festival in Montreal for his short film, Toutouffe. Recently he appeared in Mike Clattenburg's 2011 film Afghan Luke.

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Filmography of Nicolas Wright (16 films)

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Independence Day: Resurgence, 2h
Directed by Roland Emmerich
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Fantastic, Action, Adventure
Themes Space adventure films, La fin du monde, Monde imaginaire, Politique, Transport films, Dans l'espace, Aviation films, Films set in the future, Films about extraterrestrial life, Alternate history films, Children's films, Films about extraterrestrial life, Alien invasions in films, Disaster films, American disaster films, United States Armed Forces in films
Actors Liam Hemsworth, Jeff Goldblum, Jessie Usher, Bill Pullman, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Patrick St. Esprit
Roles Floyd Rosenberg
Rating52% 2.600892.600892.600892.600892.60089
Ce film fait suite au premier. Depuis 20 ans les nations du monde ont travaillé ensemble sur un important programme de défense colossal fondé sur la technologie extraterrestre récupérée lors de la première invasion sous la supervision de David Levinson qui est désormais le directeur de la défense spatiale. Les forces armées de la Terre comptent maintenant des chasseurs équipés de canons lasers, des satellites de défense et des bases de défenses sur la Lune et sur Rhéa équipées des mêmes super lasers utilisés par les extraterrestres pour détruire les villes dans le premier opus.
White House Down, 2h11
Directed by Roland Emmerich
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action
Themes Politique, Films about terrorism, Political films, White House in fiction
Actors Channing Tatum, Jamie Foxx, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Jason Clarke, Richard Jenkins, James Woods
Roles Donnie the Guide
Rating63% 3.151213.151213.151213.151213.15121
President of the United States James Sawyer (Jamie Foxx) is generating controversy over a proposed peace treaty between the allied nations to remove military forces from the Middle East. John Cale (Channing Tatum) is a US Capitol Police officer assigned to Speaker of the House Eli Raphelson (Richard Jenkins) after he saved his nephew's life during a tour in Afghanistan. He is divorced and struggling to develop a better relationship with his daughter Emily (Joey King), who has a strong enthusiasm for politics. He hopes to impress her by getting a job with the Secret Service protecting the President, but his hopes are dashed when the interview is conducted by Carol Finnerty (Maggie Gyllenhaal), a former college acquaintance of his who believes him to be unqualified due to a lack of follow-through and respect for authority. To avoid admitting the truth to Emily, Cale takes her on a tour of the White House.
Afghan Luke, 1h37
Directed by Mike Clattenburg
Origin Canada
Genres Drama, War
Themes Films about writers, Films about journalists, Films about terrorism, Political films
Actors Nick Stahl, Nicolas Wright, Vik Sahay, Stephen Lobo, Pascale Hutton, Ali Liebert
Roles Tom
Rating53% 2.6582452.6582452.6582452.6582452.658245
Disheartened when his story about Canadian snipers possibly mutilating corpses in Afghanistan is buried, Luke (Nick Stahl) quits his job but is even more determined to return to Afghanistan to get the real story. With his offbeat buddy, Tom (Nicolas Wright), tagging along, Luke returns to Afghanistan and intends to gather enough evidence to get his old story into print. But he soon finds that the country is an even more dangerous place than when he left. To make matters worse, his old friend and fixer, Mateen (Stephen Lobo) has been hired away by Luke's journalistic nemesis, Imran Sahar (Vik Sahay). Soon the trip for Luke and Tom in Afghanistan turns into a surreal and perilous adventure, a journey into an alternate reality, filtered through a haze of gun smoke. They encounter Taliban raids, bombings and unfinished business with an Afghanistan businessman. Luke still makes his way through the wilderness with Canadian troops and Arabian guides to find out if his story is true or not. In the end, he realises that the rumour about Canadians mutilating fingers is a lie and that his people still have some morality in this war torn land. Just as he is about to leave, He and Sgt. Rick (a Canadian soldier who is the leader of the squad with whom he had been travelling) come under fire from a Taliban sniper, but the Taliban runs out of bullets and walks off, while Luke thinks he killed him. While they move back to the base, Luke runs into Matteen, where he finds out that they really do share a friendship. The last scene is where Luke decides to go home.
Dead Like Me: Life After Death, 1h27
Directed by Stephen Herek
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Fantasy
Actors Ellen Muth, Callum Blue, Sarah Winter, Jasmine Guy, Britt McKillip, Cynthia Stevenson
Roles Zac Baenzinger
Rating61% 3.051213.051213.051213.051213.05121
A crew of Reapers, whose job is to extract souls of people who are about to die, find themselves confronted by change as their habitual meeting place (Der Waffle Haus) burns down on the same day that their boss and head reaper (Rube) disappears (having "gotten his lights"). They soon meet their new boss, Cameron Kane (Henry Ian Cusick), a slick businessman who died falling from the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. He outfits them with color-coordinated smartphones and treats them to luxurious accommodations, teaching them as Roxy (Jasmine Guy) puts it later, "nothing we do here matters". This tutelage leads the Reapers to perform such misdeeds as saving those they were to Reap (Roxy), abusing immortality for financial gain (Mason, played by Callum Blue), letting a soul wander, instead of showing him "his lights" (Daisy, now played by Sarah Wynter), and otherwise selfishly focusing on their wants.
The Wild Hunt, 1h35
Origin Canada
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Thriller, Comedy, Action, Adventure, Horror
Actors Kaniehtiio Horn, Nicolas Wright, Ricky Mabe, Örn Árnason
Roles King Argyle
Rating61% 3.0982453.0982453.0982453.0982453.098245
Erik Magnusson (Ricky Mabe) and his girlfriend Evelyn (Tiio Horn) have a falling out, in part due to stress from Erik's dying, incoherent father. She leaves to live in a live action role-playing game whose characters such as Celts, elves and Vikings are derived from the Middle Ages. Murtagh, the leader of a group within the game, wants Evelyn to participate in the Wild Hunt, a ritual that, if successful, will give his players a significant advantage in an upcoming mass battle.
Prom Wars: Love Is a Battlefield
Origin Canada
Genres Comedy, Romance
Actors Ricky Ullman, Alia Shawkat, Rachelle Lefèvre, Nicolas Wright, Chad Connell, Meaghan Rath
Roles Joseph
Rating53% 2.656662.656662.656662.656662.65666
The graduating class at Miss Aversham and Miss Cronstall's School for Girls find that they have - in defiance of the natural laws of probability - all blossomed simultaneously. Capitalizing on their unique status, and intent on teaching high school boys to NEVER take girls for granted, they issue a challenge to the boys of Easthill's rival private schools, Selby and Lancaster. The winner in a series of designated competitions will be awarded exclusive rights to the girls as prom dates. Like the capricious and meddlesome gods of Greek mythology, the ACS girls pit the boys' schools against each other in a (secret) Prom War.
Swamp Devil, 1h30
Directed by David Winning
Origin Canada
Genres Science fiction, Horror
Themes Films about animals, Natural horror films
Actors Bruce Dern, Cindy Sampson, Nicolas Wright, Robert Higden, Bronwen Mantel, Kwasi Songui
Roles Jimmy Fuller
Rating40% 2.015112.015112.015112.015112.01511
Melanie Blame returns to their hometown Gibbington because her father, a former sheriff, is wanted for multiple murders. Jimmy Fuller wants to help find her father, and it looks as if something incredibly sinister is responsible for the corpses in Gibbington.
WarGames: The Dead Code, 1h40
Directed by Stuart Gillard
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Thriller
Themes Films about computing, Jeu, Films about terrorism, Transport films, Aviation films, Robot films
Actors Matt Lanter, Maxim Roy, Amanda Walsh, Gary Reineke, Colm Feore, Nicolas Wright
Roles Dennis Nichols
Rating45% 2.2605952.2605952.2605952.2605952.260595
Computer whiz kid Will Farmer's (Matt Lanter) neighbor Massude comes to Will having a problem with his computer. Will takes the computer and hooks his own up to it and discovers that Massude's brother is using his online banking to make huge profits. Since he needs $550 to go on a chess trip, Will steals $500 from Massude's account to gamble on an online gaming site that uses games that are based on terrorist attacks. Will later discovers that his best friend Dennis changes it to $5000. He ends up winning $25,000, with the aid of his mother, who knows about biological agents. Little does he know that the online game he plays is actually part of a sophisticated piece of U.S. government spyware designed to find potential terrorists based on how well they perform and bet on the games. The spyware program is run by a new, advanced artificial intelligence system called R.I.P.L.E.Y. (an acronym that is not explained in the film, nor by its makers), which has ultimate control over every American electronic system in order to combat terrorism.
End of the Line, 1h35
Directed by Maurice Devereaux
Origin Canada
Genres Thriller, Horror, Animation
Themes Films about religion, Films set in the future, Demons in film, Political films, Dystopian films, Disaster films
Actors Nicolas Wright, Tim Rozon, Neil Napier, Tod Fennell
Roles Mike
Rating58% 2.901552.901552.901552.901552.90155
The film opens with Karen (Ilona Elkin), a traumatised woman, having a horrific nightmare involving a subway train. The flashback narrative plot follows her trapped in a subway. A Christian doomsday cult, which has been consuming and distributing hallucinogen-laced muffins that make people see visions of demons. On a texted signal, they take over services and begins massacring non-believers throughout the city, believing it is their mission to "save" the souls of humanity for God, which can only be accomplished by killing people with swords and daggers. A group of surviving train passengers and subway workers try to fight off and escape the cultists, but die one by one, leaving only Karen and two other people alive when the cultists are signaled to commit a mass suicide.
Superstorm
Superstorm (2007)
, 2h57
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Thriller, Documentary
Themes La fin du monde, Disaster films
Actors Nicola Stephenson, Tom Sizemore, Chris Potter, JR Bourne, Nicolas Wright, Cas Anvar
Roles Ralf DeWitt
Rating53% 2.658472.658472.658472.658472.65847
The movie begins with a team of scientists working on a US government project, known as Stormshield, whose goal is to control and manage storms, particularly hurricanes.
End of the Line, 1h35
Directed by Maurice Devereaux
Origin Canada
Genres Thriller, Horror
Actors Nicolas Wright, Neil Napier, Tim Rozon, Tod Fennell
Roles Mike
Rating58% 2.901552.901552.901552.901552.90155
Un métro de nuit s'arrête dans un tunnel à la suite du déclenchement du signal d'alarme. Parmi les passagers se trouvent des membres d'un culte religieux recevant un texto leur demandant de tuer les non-croyants afin de sauver leurs âmes lorsque la fin du monde aura lieu plus tard dans la nuit. La poursuite s'engage à travers les tunnels mais la situation est-elle vraiment plus sûre en surface ?
Circle of Friends, 1h29
Directed by Stefan Pleszczynski
Origin Canada
Genres Drama, Thriller
Actors Julie Benz, Chris Kramer, Venus Terzo, Anna Hopkins, Nicolas Wright, Robert Naylor
Roles Rodney
Rating51% 2.5692.5692.5692.5692.569
Une femme retourne dans sa ville d'enfance pour enquêter sur les mystérieux décès de ses amis d'enfance.
The Greatest Game Ever Played, 2h
Directed by Bill Paxton
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Historical
Themes Sports films, Golf films, Children's films
Actors Shia LaBeouf, Stephen Dillane, Josh Flitter, Peter Firth, Peyton List, Elias Koteas
Roles Phillip Wainwright
Rating73% 3.6984553.6984553.6984553.6984553.698455
Set mainly in 1913, the film is about Francis Ouimet, the first amateur to win a U.S. Open. Amateur golf in that era was then a sport only for the wealthy, and Ouimet came from an immigrant family that was part of the working class. Ouimet watches an exhibition by legendary British golf pro Harry Vardon (Stephen Dillane) as a 7-year-old boy, and becomes very interested in golf. He begins as a caddy at The Country Club, a posh enclave located across the street from his home in suburban Brookline, Massachusetts, while making friends with the other caddies. He works on his own golf game at every chance, and gradually accumulates his own set of clubs. Francis practices putting at night in his room. He wins the Massachusetts Schoolboy Championship.
King's Ransom, 1h35
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Action, Crime
Actors Anthony Anderson, Jay Mohr, Donald Faison, Kellita Smith, Nicole Ari Parker, Charlie Murphy
Roles Timmy
Rating43% 2.155722.155722.155722.155722.15572
Malcolm King (Anderson) is a wealthy, selfish, obnoxious businessman who is about to divorce his wife Renee (Smith). She plans to ruin him financially during the court proceedings, and King is willing to do anything to protect his fortune.
Hatley High, 1h30
Origin Canada
Genres Comedy, Romantic comedy, Romance
Actors Nicolas Wright, Rachelle Lefèvre, Nwamiko Madden, James A. Woods
Rating60% 3.049823.049823.049823.049823.04982
Tommy Linklater is an eighteen-year-old magician. The magic he performs is often minor - re-directing croquet balls, making cards appear in closed purses - it is always genuine; he actually does the impossible. He will soon learn that his hobby for playing chess while his mother was alive is another gift she left him. His father, Herman Linklater, is a physicist who believes that all the universes mysteries will eventually be explained away. Tommy's mother and Herman's wife, Melanie, has died and left them a house they did not know she owned. It is in a small lake-side town called North Hatley. They decided to move there for a year so that Herman can finish his book on cosmology. Once they arrive, the Linklaters discover that Melanie was something of a local legend. She left North Hatley after throwing a game against the town's greatest chess rivals, the Russians. The town was forced to realize their mistakes. They pushed her too hard to win, undermining the soul of the game. Her pictures and trophies are everywhere in the small town. Tommy attends Hatley High, whose main claim to fame is the Knights, an internationally ranked chess team. He befriends a basketball prodigy named Julius, whose secret passion is surfing, as well as Trevor and Darryl two charming and ambitious guys who call themselves the Syndicate. He also meets, and ends up going out with, Hyacinthe Marquez, the beautiful and witty cheerleader who does cartwheels as effortlessly as she quotes Oscar Wilde. Herman, meanwhile, is being pestered by the town priest Lorne Granger. Lorne is a physics buff who actually, and casually, talks to God. Herman is very uncomfortable around priests, but is eventually won over by Lorne's enthusiasm for physics. Herman undergoes a sort of epiphany when Lorne provides him with an equation that isn't supposed to exist. The equation enables him to finish his book, but he is forced to confront the possibility that he not living in a clockwork universe after all. Shaun Rodes, egomaniac and captain of the chess team continually challenges Tommy to a chess match, wishing to find out if Tommy inherited his mother's skills. Tommy refuses. However, Hyacinthe sets up an after school game of chess between Shaun, and Tommy. Tommy loses and chides Hyacinthe for selling him out. However, Shaun has a feeling Tommy threw the game. Hyacinthe tries to win Tommy back, and does so by singing to him outside his window. Tommy is moved to forgive her. Shaun, still suspicious from his victory, invites Tommy to an underground high-stakes chess club, rife with shady characters, hot babes, and money. Shaun, hoping to prove his suspicions of Tommy's monumental talent, volunteers Tommy to play a blitz game against the top player in the club. Tommy, though reluctant, wins easily. When it is announced that the Russian Junior Chess Team is coming to play Hatley High, the whole town is thrown into a frenzy. An opportunity for redemption. At the pre-game dance, Anya, captain of the Russian chess team, easily seduces Shaun, ties him up, and locks him in the school's attic, solidifying a Russian win. The Russians are winning. During halftime Tommy performs a spectacular half-time magic show. When Shaun does not escape from his bonds in time to play the remaining match, the coach is forced to substitute Tommy in his place.