David Thewlis

British actor

David Thewlis (born David Wheeler; 20 March 1963) is an English actor. He is known for his role as Remus Lupin in the Harry Potter movie series, as the Earthworm in James and the Giant Peach, V.M. Varga in the third season of Fargo and as Ares in Wonder Woman.

Thewlis in 2008

He also appeared in Afraid of the Dark (1991), Naked (1993), Timeline (2003), Kingdom of Heaven (2005), The Omen (2006), The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (2008), London Boulevard (2010), War Horse (2011), and Red 2 (2013). He also voices Shame Wizard in Big Mouth.

Thewlis was born in Blackpool, Lancashire, England.[1]


  1. "David Thewlis profile at FilmReference.com". Film Reference.com. Retrieved 30 August 2007.

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