Eve, Trevor 1951-

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Eve, Trevor 1951-


Full name, Trevor John Eve; born July 1, 1951, in Birmingham, England; son of Stewart Frederick and Elsie (maiden name, Hamer) Eve; married Sharon Patricia Maughan (an actress), March 1, 1980; children: Alice Eve (an actress), James Jonathan (Jack), George Francis. Education: Studied acting at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art; studied architecture at Kingston Polytechnic (now Kingston University). Avocational Interests: Golf, tennis.


Agent—International Creative Management, Oxford House, 76 Oxford St., London W1N 0AX, England.


Actor and producer. Appeared in advertisements. Projector Productions, producer. Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, associate. Child Hope International (a charity), patron.


Chelsea Arts Club, Hurlingham Club, Queen's Club, Wentworth Club.

Awards, Honors:

Laurence Olivier Theatre Award, best actor in a new play, Society of West End Theatre, 1982, for Children of a Lesser God; Laurence Olivier Theatre Award, best actor in a supporting role, 1997, for Uncle Vanya.


Film Appearances:

Man in shower, Children, 1976.

Jonathan Harker, Dracula (also known as Dracula '79 and Dracula—Eine Love Story), Universal, 1979.

Matinee idol, Scandal (also known as Escandalo, Scandal—il caso Profumo, Scandale, Skandaali, and Skandalen), Miramax, 1989.

Alphonse Malard, Mirage (also known as Miragem), 1990.

Knight, In the Name of the Father (short film), American Film Institute, 1992.

Karl Stall, Aspen Extreme (also known as Aspen—Dinheiro, seducao e perigo, Aspen extreme, Aspen—miljonaarien paratiisi, Aspen—Sci estremo, Fuera de pistas, Ski radical, and Zwei Asse im Schnee), Buena Vista, 1993.

Jack Lane, Don't Get Me Started, 1994.

Jay, Appetite, New City Releasing, 1998.

Mike, Next Birthday, 1998.

Professor Morton Cropper, Possession, USA Films, 2002.

Velior, Troy (also known as Untitled "The Iliad" Project, Troia, Troie, Troija, Troja, Trooja, and Troya), Warner Bros., 2004.

Some source cite appearances in The Knight's Tale and Psychotherapy.

Television Appearances; Series:

London Belongs to Me, Thames Television, beginning 1977.

Eddie Shoestring, Shoestring, BBC, 1979-80, Entertainment Channel, 1982.

Dr. Jonathan MacKensie, Shadow Chasers (also known as Shadowchasers), ABC, 1985-86.

Ricky Fortune, Dear John (also known as Dear John: USA, Divorciados, John Ha-Yakar, Mein Lieber John, and Querido John), NBC, c. 1989.

Albert Tyburn, Heat of the Sun, Carlton Television, 1998, broadcast on Mystery! (also known as Mystery!: Heat of the Sun), PBS, 1999.

Detective superintendent Peter Boyd, Waking the Dead, BBC, 2001—.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Gordon Taylor, A Brother's Tale, Granada Television, 1983.

Tom Schwartz, Lace, ABC, 1984.

Jeremiah "Jem" Merlyn, Jamaica Inn, Harlech Television and syndicated, 1985.

Denys Finch Hatton, Beryl Markham: A Shadow on the Sun (also known as Shadow on the Sun, Afrika, mein Leben, Etelaen auringon varjossa, Grosse Liebe Afrika, and Schatten auf der Sonne), London Weekend Television and CBS, 1988.

Charles Stewart Parnell, Parnell & the Englishwoman, BBC, 1991, broadcast on Masterpiece Theatre (also known as ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre and Mobil Masterpiece Theatre), PBS, c. 1992.

Duncan Matlock, The Politician's Wife (also known as The Politician's Wife: Stand by Him, The Politician's Wife: Echo Chamber, The Politician's Wife: Body Politic, and A mulher do politico), Channel 4 (England), 1995, broadcast on Masterpiece Theatre (also known as ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre and Mobil Masterpiece Theatre), PBS, 1996, also broadcast on CBC.

Alex Kyle, An Evil Streak (also known as Evilstreak), London Weekend Television, 1999.

Mr. Murdstone, David Copperfield, BBC, 1999, broadcast on Masterpiece Theatre (also known as ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre and Mobil Masterpiece Theatre), PBS, 2000.

John Paxton, Lawless, Independent Television (England), 2004.

Patrick Stowe, The Family Man (also known as Fadar vaar and Isa meidaen), BBC, 2006.

Television Appearances; Movies:

The Portrait, 1975.

Hindle Wakes (also known as Laurence Olivier Presents: "Hindle Wakes"), Granada Television, 1976.

Louis de Franchi and Lucien de Franchi, The Corsican Brothers (also known as Vendetta), CBS, 1985.

Felix Cramer, A Sense of Guilt, BBC, 1990.

Paul LaFlore, The President's Child, CBS, 1992.

Alex Fisher, "Black Easter" (also known as "No Man's Land"), Screen Two, BBC, 1994.

Malcolm Iverson, Murder in Mind (also known as Meurtre a l'esprit, Mielen varjot, and Toedliche Gedanken), [Great Britain], 1994.

Mark, For Love Alone: The Ivana Trump Story (also known as Ivana Trump's "For Love Alone"), CBS, 1996.

Kanahan, The Tribe, BBC, 1998.

Neil Tannahill, Doomwatch: Winter Angel (also known as Coaccion misteriosa and Katastrophe im schwarzen Loch), Channel 5 (England), 1999.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Richard, A Wreath of Roses, Granada Television, 1988, broadcast on Masterpiece Theatre (also known as ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre and Mobil Masterpiece Theatre), PBS, 1989.

Torvald Helmer, A Doll's House, BBC, 1992.

Television Appearances; Awards Presentations:

Presenter, The Laurence Olivier Awards 2003, 2003.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Julian Fontaine, "Tinker, Tailor, Liar, Thief," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1992.

Max Kendall, "The Last Time I Saw Paris," Jack's Place, ABC, 1992.

Himself, Breakfast, BBC, 2001.

Himself, GMTV, Independent Television (England), 2004.

Himself, Top Gear (also known as Top Gear Xtra), BBC, 2005, 2006.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Dr. Jonathan MacKensie, Shadow Chasers (also known as Shadowchasers), ABC, 1985.

Tripper Day, Life on the Flipside, NBC, 1988.

Dave Stone, The Stone Age, BBC, 1989.

Frederick Paddington, Up to No Good, ABC, 1992.

In Security, NBC, 1992.

Detective chief inspector Peter Boyd, Waking the Dead, BBC, 2000.

Television Producer; Movies:

Alice through the Looking Glass (also known as Alice i spegellandet, Alice im Spiegelland, and Alicja po drugiej stronie), Channel 4 (England), 1998, HBO, 1999.

Cinderella (also known as Cendrillon rhapsodie and Cenicienta), Channel 4, 1999, Bravo, 2000.

Television Executive Producer; Specials:

Twelfth Night, or What You Will (also known as Twelfth Night), Channel 4 (England), 2003.

Stage Appearances:

Paul McCartney, John, Paul, George, Ringoand Bert, Lyric Theatre, London, 1974.

Riccardo, Filumena, Lyric Theatre, 1977.

James Leeds, Children of a Lesser God, Mermaid Theatre, then Albery Theatre, both London, 1981.

Leo Lehrer, The Genius, Royal Court Theatre, London, 1983.

Dexter, High Society, National Theatre, Victoria Palace Theatre, London, 1987.

Man Beast and Virtue, National Theatre, Cottesloe Theatre, London, 1989.

The Winter's Tale, Young Vic, London, 1991.

Inadmissible Evidence, Royal National Theatre, London, 1993.

Dr. Astrov, Uncle Vanya, Albery Theatre, 1996.



Daphne Du Maurier, Jamaica Inn, Listen for Leisure, 1981.



Radio Times, January 13, 1990, pp. 4-5; March 18, 2006, pp. 10-12, 15.