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DOMHNALL GLEESON (Monty "Schafer") is an Irish actor proving to be one of Hollywood's most versatile talents-working alongside some of the most respected filmmakers in the industry across a number of diverse roles.

This fall, Gleeson is starring in a multitude of buzz-worthy films. First up, Gleeson will star in Goodbye Christopher Robin opposite Margot Robbie and Kelly Macdonald. Directed by Simon Curtis, the film explores the life of author A.A. Milne (Gleeson), the creator of the popular children's book series "Winnie the Pooh." Fox Searchlight Pictures will release the film on October 13. Following that, Gleeson will appear in Darren Aronofsky's upcoming horror thriller Mother! alongside Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem and Michelle Pfeiffer. Paramount Pictures will also release the film on October 13. Gleeson is also set to star alongside Will Forte in David Wain's A Futile & Stupid Gesture. The biopic tells the story of National Lampoon's brilliant and troubled co-founder, Douglas Kenney. Additionally, Gleeson will reprise his role as General Hux in the latest installment of the Star Wars franchise, Star Wars: The Last Jedi from director Rian Johnson. Walt Disney Pictures will release the film on December 15.

In 2018, Gleeson will be seen in Will Gluck's live action/CGI animated comedy Peter Rabbit opposite James Corden, Robbie and Daisy Ridley. Based on Beatrix Potter's classic children's tale, the film follows the rebellious Peter Rabbit as he tries to sneak into a local farmer's vegetable garden. Gleeson plays Mr. McGregor, a farmer who is determined to keep hungry rabbits away from his precious garden. Sony Pictures Entertainment is slated to release the film on February 9, 2018.

Currently, Gleeson is in production in Lenny Abrahamson's mystery drama The Little Stranger, opposite Ruth Wilson. Taking place in a post-WWII Britain, the film follows Dr. Faraday (Gleeson) who has built a life of quiet respectability as a country doctor. During summer 1947, he is called on to treat a patient who inhabits a haunted, broken-down house called Hundreds Hall, where his mother once worked as a nursemaid. As Dr. Faraday becomes wrapped up in the life of his patient, life as he knows it changes forever.

Gleeson was last seen in Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu's critically acclaimed film The Revenant opposite Academy Award-winning actor Leonardo DiCaprio. The actor also received critical acclaim for his role as Caleb in Alex Garland's sci-fi film Ex Machina opposite Oscar Isaac and Alicia Vikander, for which he was nominated for an Irish Film and Television Award in the category of Best Actor in a Lead Role - Film and for a Saturn Award in the category of Best Actor.

Additional film credits include Star Wars: The Force Awakens from director J.J. Abrams; John Crowley's Academy Award-nominated film Brooklyn; the Coen Brother's adaptation of Laura Hillenbrand's book Unbroken from director Angelina Jolie; John Michael McDonagh's Calvary; Abrahamson's Frank opposite Michael Fassbender and Maggie Gyllenhaal; Richard Curtis' About Time opposite Rachel McAdams and Bill Nighy; the role of Bill Weasley in David Yates' Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Parts I and II); Tom Hall's Sensation, opposite Patrick Ryan and Marie O'Neill; Mark Romanek's Never Let Me Go; Joel and Ethan Coen's True Grit; Pete Travis' Dredd; James Marsh's Shadow Dancer; Ian Fitzgibbon's Perrier's Bounty; Stephen Bradley's Boy Eats Girl; Nicholas Renton's When Harvey Met Bob; and in Joe Wright's Anna Karenina, a role for which he received an Empire Award nomination for the category of Best Male Newcomer in 2013 and an Irish Film and Television Award nomination for the category of Best Supporting Actor Film.

In short films, Gleeson has been featured in Martin McDonagh's Oscar-winning short Six Shooter; Asif Kapadia's The Tale of Thomas Burberry opposite Lily James and Sienna Miller; a reprise of his role as Bill Weasley in Thierry Coup's Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts; and Hugh O'Conor's Corduroy opposite Ruth Negga and Caoilfhionn Dunne. Gleeson has written and directed short films of his own such as Noreen, which starred Brendan and Brian Gleeson, and What Will Survive of Us, which starred Brian Gleeson.

On the small screen, Gleeson has been seen in Charlie Brooker's Black Mirror on Channel 4, A Dog Year for HBO Films opposite Jeff Bridges, Paul Mercier's Studs and John Butler's Your Bad Self, for which he co-wrote sketches with Michael Moloney.

Notably, on stage, Gleeson was featured in the Broadway production of Martin McDonagh's The Lieutenant of Inishmore for which he received a Tony Award nomination in the category of Best Featured Actor in a Play, a Lucille Lortel Nomination and a Drama League Citation for Excellence in Performance. The actor's work on stage also includes Enda Walsh's The Walworth Farce, directed by Seán Foley, at the Olympia Theatre in Dublin opposite his father Brendan Gleeson and brother Brian Gleeson; Now or Later at the Royal Court Theatre; Druid Theatre Co.'s production of The Well of the Saints; Selina Cartmell's Macbeth; Wilson Milam's Chimps at the Liverpool Playhouse; Great Expectation; and American Buffalo at the Gate Theater, for which he earned an Irish Times Theatre Award nomination for his performance in the latter.

Gleeson also created Immaturity for Charity comedy sketches shot with family and friends in aid of St. Francis Hospice. They can be found on YouTube and www.immaturityforcharity.com.

Gleeson currently resides in Dublin, Ireland.

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