Henry Cavill: roles in movies to 2001

Henry Cavill was born in 1983, he is an British actor.

Henry Cavill

Born:
Henry William Dalgliesh Cavill
5 May 1983
Jersey, Channel Islands, UK

Career:
as actor in feature films since 2001 (age 18)
as actor in television films since 2002 (age 19)

Cavill began his career with role in drama film “Laguna” in 2001. He later appeared in roles in numerous major Hollywood films, such as “Tristan & Isolde” (2006), “Stardust” (2007), “Blood Creek” (2009), and “Immortals” (2011), “The Man from U.N.C.L.E.” (2015).

Cavill gained prominence and international fame for portraying Superman in the DC Extended Universe, starring in “Man of Stee”l (2013), “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” (2016), and “Justice League” (2017).

Roles portrayed by Henry Cavill

2020 Henry Cavill as Sherlock Holmes in Enola Holmes

It’s a mystery film based on the book series of the same name by Nancy Springer. Its plot revolves around a hronicles the adventures of Sherlock Holmes’s younger sister Enola (Millie Bobby Brown).

2018 Henry Cavill as August Walker in Mission: Impossible – Fallout

It’s an action spy film directed by Christopher McQuarrie. It is the sixth installment in the Mission: Impossible film series. In the film, Ethan Hunt and his team must track down missing plutonium while being monitored by a CIA agent after a mission goes wrong.

Cavill plays this CIA assassin working for the Special Activities Division tasked with monitoring Ethan and his team.

The cast includes Tom Cruise, Ving Rhames, Simon Pegg, Rebecca Ferguson, Sean Harris, Michelle Monaghan, and Alec Baldwin, all of whom reprise their roles from previous films, along with Henry Cavill, Vanessa Kirby, and Angela Bassett, who join the franchise.

Henry Cavill as August Walker in Mission: Impossible – Fallout (2018)

2018 Henry Cavill as Marshall in Nomis

Its a psychological thriller directed by David Raymond.

Cavill starred as a policeman, who with partner Cooper (Ben Kingsley) investigate crimes on the Internet. Going on the trail of sophisticated cybermaniac, they are amazed at the depth and scope of his crimes.

Henry Cavill as Marshall in Nomis (2018)

2017 Henry Cavill as Captain Syverson in Sand Castle

Its a war drama film directed by Fernando Coimbra. The film stars Nicholas Hoult, Henry Cavill, Logan Marshall-Green, Tommy Flanagan, Glen Powell, Beau Knapp, and Neil Brown Jr. The film centers on Matt Ocre (Nicholas Hoult), a young soldier in the United States Army, who is tasked with restoring water to a village in Iraq. It is based on the true events and the experience of the film’s writer Roessner during the Iraq War.

Henry Cavill as Captain Syverson in Sand Castle (2017)

2017 Henry Cavill as Clark Kent / Superman in Justice League

It is the follow-up to 2016’s Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and the fifth installment in the DC Extended Univers. Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman’s selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of his new-found ally, Diana Prince, to face an even greater enemy.

Director: Zack Snyder

Henry Cavill as Clark Kent / Superman in Justice League (2017)

2016 Henry Cavill as Clark Kent / Superman in “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice”

Fearing that the actions of Superman are left unchecked, Batman takes on the Man of Steel, while the world wrestles with what kind of a hero it really needs.

Cavill stared as a Metropolis-based Kryptonian survivor and a journalist for the Daily Planet who uses his extraterrestrial abilities to protect humanity. Superman’s suit in “Batman v Superman” is somewhat similar to that in “Man of Steel”, but with enhanced, high-tech-style surface detail and a shinier, more metallic-looking cape.

Director: Zack Snyder

Henry Cavill as Clark Kent / Superman in “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice”

2015 Henry Cavill as Napoleon Solo in “The Man from U.N.C.L.E.”

It’s an action spy film directed by Guy Ritchie, based on the 1964 MGM television series of the same name.

In the early 1960s, CIA agent Napoleon Solo (Cavill) and KGB operative Illya Kuryakin (Armie Hammer) participate in a joint mission against a mysterious criminal organization, which is working to proliferate nuclear weapons.

Henry Cavill as Napoleon Solo in “The Man from U.N.C.L.E.”

2013 Henry Cavill as Clark Kent / Kal-El in “Man of Steel”

It’s a superhero film based on the DC Comics character Superman. It is a reboot of the Superman film series that portrays the character’s origin story. In the film, Clark Kent learns that he is a superpowered alien from the planet Krypton. He assumes the role of mankind’s protector as Superman, making the choice to face General Zod and prevent him from destroying humanity.

Henry Cavill as Clark Kent / Kal-El in “Man of Steel”

2012 Henry Cavill as Will Shaw in “The Cold Light of Day”

Henry Cavill as Will Shaw in “The Cold Light of Day”

2011 Henry Cavill as Theseus in “Immortals”

Henry Cavill as Theseus in “Immortals”

2009 Henry Cavill as Randy Lee James in “Whatever Works”

Henry Cavill as Randy Lee James in “Whatever Works”

2009 Henry Cavill as Evan Marshall in “Blood Creek”

Henry Cavill as Evan Marshall in “Blood Creek”

2007 Henry Cavill as Humphrey in “Stardust”

Henry Cavill as Humphrey in “Stardust”

2006 Henry Cavill as Melot in “Tristan & Isolde”

Henry Cavill as Melot in “Tristan & Isolde”

2006 Henry Cavill as The Hunter in “Red Riding Hood”

Henry Cavill as The Hunter in “Red Riding Hood”

2005 Henry Cavill as Mike in “Hellraiser: Hellworld”

Henry Cavill as Mike in “Hellraiser: Hellworld”

2003 Henry Cavill as Stephen Colley in “I Capture the Castle”

Henry Cavill as Stephen Colley in “I Capture the Castle”

2002 Henry Cavill as Albert Mondego in “The Count of Monte Cristo”

Henry Cavill as Albert Mondego in “The Count of Monte Cristo”

2001 Henry Cavill as Thomas Aprea in “Laguna”

Cavill plays a yong man Thomas, raised by an uncle after his parents died in an attack orchestrated by the mafia. He sents to live in Italy. Soon Thomas will learn the truth about the death of his parents and foment a vengeance of great heights.

Director: Dennis Berry

Henry Cavill as Thomas Aprea in “Laguna”