Toby Kebbell recently starred as Doctor Doom in Fantastic Four and Koba in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.
The English actor first gained notice in the film Dead Man’s Shoes, which brought him a nomination for the Most Promising Newcomer Award at the British Independent Film Awards. It was followed by appearances in Oliver Stone’s Alexander and Woody Allen’s Match Point. He was critically acclaimed for his work in the 2007 biopic of Ian Curtis, Control, which saw him win the Best Supporting Actor Award at the British Independent Film Awards. In 2008, he played the title role in Guy Ritchie’s RocknRolla, with Tom Wilkinson, Gerard Butler, Thandie Newton and Mark Strong. He provided the standout performance as the crack-addicted musician, Johnny Quid.
Kebbell co-starred in Cheri, directed by Stephen Frears and released in 2009. He filmed in Morocco and London with Jake Gyllenhaal and Ben Kingsley for the Joel Bruckheimer epic Prince of Persia: Sands of Time. He also was seen in The Sorcerer’s Apprentice, The Conspirator, The Veteran, War Horse, Wrath of the Titans, The East, and The Counselor.
His TV work includes the BAFTA-winning BBC series “The Street,” and a modern retelling of Macbeth alongside James McAvoy. Toby’s theatre work includes roles in David Hare’s rework of Maxim Gorky’s “Enemies” and R.C. Sherriff’s classic, “Journey’s End”.