June 27, 1960 (62)
Jeremy Swift is a British actor who has established himself as a versatile performer in both television and film. He is best known for his role as Septimus Spratt in the television series “Downton Abbey” (2010-2015) and its feature film adaptation (2019). He has also appeared in popular television shows such as “Doctor Who” (2010), “The Crown” (2019), and “Chernobyl” (2019). He’s most recently known for his role as Leslie Higgins in “Ted Lasso” (2020-), alongside Jason Sudeikis, Hannah Waddingham, Brett Goldstein, Phil Dunster, Juno Temple, Nick Mohammed, Sara Niles, and Keeley Hazell.
Throughout his career, Jeremy Swift has had the opportunity to work with several well-known artists and actors. He appeared alongside Helena Bonham Carter in the film “The Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet” (2013) and acted alongside Jude Law in the spy thriller “The Rhythm Section” (2020). Other notable collaborations include working with Tom Hiddleston in the television series “The Night Manager” (2016) and appearing with Simon Pegg in the film “The World’s End” (2013).
In addition to his work in film and television, Jeremy Swift has also made a name for himself in the theater world. He has appeared in several productions in London’s West End, including “Oliver!” and “The Royal Family.” He also co-founded the theater company, “Red Dragonfly Productions,” which has produced several plays including “The Accrington Pals” and “The Importance of Being Earnest.”