Townsend, Stuart 1972–
TOWNSEND, Stuart 1972–
Born December 15, 1972, in Howth, County Dublin, Ireland; son of Peter (a professional golfer) and Lorna (a model) Townsend. Education: Graduated from the Gaiety School of Acting, 1994. Avocational Interests: Boxing.
Addresses: Agent—Endeavor, 9601 Wilshire Blvd., 3rd Floor, Beverly Hills, CA 90210. Manager—Artists Independent Network, 9986 Durant Dr., Beverly Hills, CA 90212; 32 Tavistock St., London WC2E 7PB, England. Publicist—Baker Winokur Ryder, 9100 Wilshire Blvd., 6th Floor West, Beverly Hills, CA 90212.
Career: Actor. Ether for Lunch (theater company), cofounder; appeared in student films while an acting student.
Awards, Honors: Best Actor Award, Fantafestival, 1998, for Resurrection Man.
Andrew, Summertime, 1995.
Dermot, Trojan Eddie, Castle Hill, 1996.
Jez, Shooting Fish, Fox Searchlight, 1997.
Tom, Under the Skin, Arrow Entertainment, 1997.
Victor Kelly, Resurrection Man, PolyGram, 1998.
Dovid Bendel, Simon Magus (also known as Simon le magicien), Fireworks Pictures, 1999.
Tim, Wonderland, USA Films, 1999.
Lark/Gippo the Fool, The Venice Project, 1999.
Tom, Mauvaise passe (also known as The Escort and The Wrong Blonde), 1999.
Adam, About Adam, Miramax, 2000.
Himself, Road to Sundance (documentary), 2000.
Lestat de Lioncourt, Queen of the Damned (also known as Anne Rice's "Queen of the Damned"), Warner Bros., 2002.
Dr. William Jennings, Trapped (also known as 24 stunden Angst), Sony Pictures Entertainment, 2002.
Vernon, Shade, RKO Pictures, 2003.
Dorian Gray, The League of Extraordinary Gentleman (also known as LXG, Liga der aussergewoehnlichen Gentleman, and The League), Twentieth Century–Fox, 2003.
Guy, Head in the Clouds, Sony Pictures Classics, 2004.
Television Appearances; Specials:
Presenter, Irish Film and Television Awards, 2003.
Television Appearances; Episodic:
Himself, The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn, CBS, 2004.
Himself, Late Night with Conan O'Brien, NBC, 2004.
Himself, Last Call with Carson Daly, NBC, 2004.
Himself, The Late Late Show, CBS, 2004.
Val, Orpheus Descending, Donmar Warehouse, London, 2000.
Made stage debut in True Lines; appeared as Ermentrude the Cow, The Magic Roundabout, Dublin, Ireland; in Borstal Boy; The Unseen Hand; Tear up the Black Sail.
Interview, September, 2004.
Irish America, October/November, 2004.
"Townsend, Stuart 1972–." Contemporary Theatre, Film and Television. . Encyclopedia.com. (November 12, 2018). https://www.encyclopedia.com/education/news-wires-white-papers-and-books/townsend-stuart-1972
"Townsend, Stuart 1972–." Contemporary Theatre, Film and Television. . Retrieved November 12, 2018 from Encyclopedia.com: https://www.encyclopedia.com/education/news-wires-white-papers-and-books/townsend-stuart-1972
Encyclopedia.com gives you the ability to cite reference entries and articles according to common styles from the Modern Language Association (MLA), The Chicago Manual of Style, and the American Psychological Association (APA).
Within the “Cite this article” tool, pick a style to see how all available information looks when formatted according to that style. Then, copy and paste the text into your bibliography or works cited list.
Because each style has its own formatting nuances that evolve over time and not all information is available for every reference entry or article, Encyclopedia.com cannot guarantee each citation it generates. Therefore, it’s best to use Encyclopedia.com citations as a starting point before checking the style against your school or publication’s requirements and the most-recent information available at these sites:
Modern Language Association
The Chicago Manual of Style
American Psychological Association
- Most online reference entries and articles do not have page numbers. Therefore, that information is unavailable for most Encyclopedia.com content. However, the date of retrieval is often important. Refer to each style’s convention regarding the best way to format page numbers and retrieval dates.
- In addition to the MLA, Chicago, and APA styles, your school, university, publication, or institution may have its own requirements for citations. Therefore, be sure to refer to those guidelines when editing your bibliography or works cited list.