His Father Left The Family When Owen Was Three Years Old And

Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen


He then received critical acclaim for his work in the film Close My Eyes (1991) before getting international notice for his performance as a struggling writer in Croupier (1998). His father left the family when Owen was three years old, and despite a brief reconciliation when Owen was nineteen, the two have remained estranged. Owen starred in The Echo, a BBC1 drama, before starring in the film Greenfingers, about a criminal who goes to work in a garden. He appeared in the 2002 hit The Bourne Identity. in an interview in the September 2007 issue of Details, he claimed that he was never offered or even approached concerning the role. in 2006, Owen starred in the highly acclaimed Children of Men, for which he received widespread praise.

His Father Left The Family When Owen Was Three Years Old And

Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen


In 2005, Owen won a Golden Globe and a BAFTA Award and was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his appearance in the drama Closer (2004). His father left the family when Owen was three years old, and despite a brief reconciliation when Owen was nineteen, the two have remained estranged. He appeared in the 2002 hit The Bourne Identity.

His Father Left The Family When Owen Was Three Years Old And

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He then garnered critical acclaim for his work in the film Close My Eyes (1991) before getting international notice for his performance as a struggling writer in Croupier (1998). in 2005, Owen won a Golden Globe and a BAFTA Award and was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his appearance in the drama Closer (2004). His father left the family when Owen was three years old, and despite a brief reconciliation when Owen was nineteen, the two have remained estranged. Initially, Owen carved out a career in television. He became well known to North American audiences in the summer of 2001 after starring as The Driver in The Hire, a series of short films sponsored by BMW and made by prominent directors. in that same month, however, it was announced that fellow British actor Daniel Craig would become the next James Bond. Owen starred in The International (2009), a film which he described as a “paranoid political thriller”. in June 2010 it was announced that Owen and Nicole Kidman will star in an HBO film about Ernest Hemingway and his relationship with Martha Gellhorn entitled Hemingway & Gellhorn.
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen

His Father Left The Family When Owen Was Three Years Old And

Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen


He first gained recognition in the United Kingdom for portraying the lead in the ITV series Chancer from 1990 to 1991. The fourth of five brothers, Owen was born in Coventry, in the English Midlands, a son of Pamela (née Cotton) and Jess Owen, a country and western singer of Welsh descent. His father left the family when Owen was three years old, and despite a brief reconciliation when Owen was nineteen, the two have remained estranged.

His Father Left The Family When Owen Was Three Years Old And

Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen


Clive Owen (born 3 October 1964) is an English actor, who has worked on television, stage and film. His father left the family when Owen was three years old, and despite a brief reconciliation when Owen was nineteen, the two have remained estranged. Raised by his mother and stepfather, a railway ticket clerk, he has described his childhood as “rough.” While initially opposed to drama school, he changed his mind in 1984, after a long and fruitless period of searching for work. He subsequently appeared in The Magician, Class of ’61, Century, Nobody’s Children, An Evening with Gary Lineker, Doomsday Gun, Return of the Native and then a Carlton production called Sharman, about a private detective. He then starred in The Echo, a BBC1 drama. He became well known to North American audiences in the summer of 2001 after starring as The Driver in The Hire, a series of short films sponsored by BMW and made by prominent directors.

His Father Left The Family When Owen Was Three Years Old And

Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen


His father left the family when Owen was three years old, and despite a brief reconciliation when Owen was nineteen, the two have remained estranged. He subsequently appeared in The Magician, Class of ’61, Century, Nobody’s Children, An Evening with Gary Lineker, Doomsday Gun, Return of the Native and then a Carlton production called Sharman, about a private detective. He starred in a film called Greenfingers about a criminal who goes to work in a garden, before appearing in the BBC1 mystery series Second Sight. in 2001, he provided the voice-over for a BBC2 documentary about popular music through the years called Walk On By, as well as starring in a highly-acclaimed theatre production called A Day in the Death of Joe Egg, about a couple with a severely handicapped daughter. He appeared in the 2002 hit The Bourne Identity.

His Father Left The Family When Owen Was Three Years Old And

Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen


The fourth of five brothers, Owen was born in Coventry, in the English Midlands, a son of Pamela (née Cotton) and Jess Owen, a country and western singer. His father left the family when Owen was three years old, and despite a brief reconciliation when Owen was nineteen, the two have remained estranged. Raised by his mother and stepfather, a railway ticket clerk, he has described his childhood as “rough.” While initially opposed to drama school, he changed his mind in 1984, after a long and fruitless period of searching for work. After graduation, he won a position at the Young Vic, performing in several Shakespearean plays. He won critical acclaim for his performances in the 1991 Stephen Poliakoff film Close My Eyes – in which he has a full frontal nude scene – about a brother and sister who embark on an uous love affair. in 1999, he appeared as an accident-prone driver in Split Second, his first BBC production in a decade. in 2001, he provided the voice-over for a BBC2 documentary about popular music through the years called Walk On By, as well as starring in a highly-acclaimed theatre production called A Day in the Death of Joe Egg, about a couple with a severely handicapped daughter.

His Father Left The Family When Owen Was Three Years Old And

Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen


The fourth of five brothers, Owen was born in Coventry, in the English Midlands, a son of Pamela (née Cotton) and Jess Owen, a country and western singer. His father left the family when Owen was three years old, and despite a brief reconciliation when Owen was nineteen, the two have remained estranged. in 1999, he appeared as an accident-prone driver in Split Second, his first BBC production in a decade. in 2001, he provided the voice-over for a BBC2 documentary about popular music through the years called Walk On By, as well as starring in a highly-acclaimed theatre production called A Day in the Death of Joe Egg, about a couple with a severely handicapped daughter. He then appeared in Robert Altman’s Gosford Park, alongside an all-star cast including Helen Mirren, Maggie Smith, Michael Gambon, Kristin Scott Thomas and Ryan Phillippe. His portrayal of Larry in the film version earned him a lot of recognition as well as the Golden Globe and BAFTA award and an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor.

His Father Left The Family When Owen Was Three Years Old And

Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen


His father left the family when Owen was three years old, and despite a brief reconciliation when Owen was nineteen, the two have remained estranged. Raised by his mother and stepfather, a railway ticket clerk, he has described his childhood as “rough.” While initially opposed to drama school, he changed his mind in 1984, after a long and fruitless period of searching for work. in 1988 Owen starred as Gideon Sarn in a BBC production of Precious Bane and the Channel 4 film Vroom before the 1990s saw him become a regular on stage and television in the UK, notably his lead role in the ITV series Chancer, followed by an appearance in the Thames Television production of Lorna Doone.

His Father Left The Family When Owen Was Three Years Old And

Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen


He then garnered critical acclaim for his work in the film Close My Eyes (1991) before getting international notice for his performance as a struggling writer in Croupier (1998). in 2005, Owen won a Golden Globe and a BAFTA Award and was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his appearance in the drama Closer (2004). His father left the family when Owen was three years old, and despite a brief reconciliation when Owen was nineteen, the two have remained estranged. After graduation, he won a position at the Young Vic, performing in several Shakespearean plays. He won critical acclaim for his performances in the 1991 Stephen Poliakoff film Close My Eyes – in which he has a full frontal nude scene – about a brother and sister who embark on an uous love affair.

His Father Left The Family When Owen Was Three Years Old And

Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen
Clive Owen


His father left the family when Owen was three years old, and despite a brief reconciliation when Owen was nineteen, the two have remained estranged. Initially, Owen carved out a career in television. He won critical acclaim for his performances in the 1991 Stephen Poliakoff film Close My Eyes – in which he has a full frontal nude scene – about a brother and sister who embark on an uous love affair. He starred in a film called Greenfingers about a criminal who goes to work in a garden, before appearing in the BBC1 mystery series Second Sight. in 2001, he provided the voice-over for a BBC2 documentary about popular music through the years called Walk On By, as well as starring in a highly-acclaimed theatre production called A Day in the Death of Joe Egg, about a couple with a severely handicapped daughter. He then appeared in Robert Altman’s Gosford Park, alongside an all-star cast including Helen Mirren, Maggie Smith, Michael Gambon, Kristin Scott Thomas and Ryan Phillippe.

His Father Left The Family When Owen Was Three Years Old And

Pictures of Clive Owen


His father left the family when Owen was three years old, and despite a brief reconciliation when Owen was nineteen, the two have remained estranged. Raised by his mother and stepfather, a railway ticket clerk, he has described his childhood as “rough.” While initially opposed to drama school, he changed his mind in 1984, after a long and fruitless period of searching for work. Owen graduated from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in 1987 with a class that included Rebecca Pidgeon, Serena Harragin, Mark Womack, and Liza Tarbuck.