Aidan Turner

Aidan Turner (born 19 June 1983) is an Irish actor. He played the roles of Ross Poldark in the 2015–2019 BBC adaptation of The Poldark Novels by Winston Graham, Dante Gabriel Rossetti in Desperate Romantics, Ruairí McGowan in The Clinic, and John Mitchell in the supernatural drama series Being Human. He played Kíli in The Hobbit film series. Description above from the Wikipedia article Aidan Turner, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)

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Bilbo Baggins, a hobbit enjoying his quiet life, is swept into an epic quest by Gandalf the Grey and thirteen dwarves who seek to reclaim their mountain home from Smaug, the dragon.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Jackson
CAST:  Ian McKellen  •  Martin Freeman  •  Richard Armitage  •  Andy Serkis

Bilbo Baggins, a hobbit enjoying his quiet life, is swept into an epic quest by Gandalf the Grey and thirteen dwarves who seek to reclaim their mountain home from Smaug, the dragon.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Jackson
CAST:  Ian McKellen  •  Martin Freeman  •  Richard Armitage  •  Andy Serkis

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)

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The Dwarves, Bilbo and Gandalf have successfully escaped the Misty Mountains, and Bilbo has gained the One Ring. They all continue their journey to get their gold back from the Dragon, Smaug.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Jackson
CAST:  Ian McKellen  •  Martin Freeman  •  Richard Armitage  •  Ken Stott

The Dwarves, Bilbo and Gandalf have successfully escaped the Misty Mountains, and Bilbo has gained the One Ring. They all continue their journey to get their gold back from the Dragon, Smaug.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Jackson
CAST:  Ian McKellen  •  Martin Freeman  •  Richard Armitage  •  Ken Stott

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014)

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Immediately after the events of The Desolation of Smaug, Bilbo and the dwarves try to defend Erebor's mountain of treasure from others who claim it: the men of the ruined Laketown and the elves of Mirkwood. Meanwhile an army of Orcs led by Azog the Defiler is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Jackson
CAST:  John Bell  •  Dean O'Gorman  •  Lee Pace  •  Martin Freeman

Immediately after the events of The Desolation of Smaug, Bilbo and the dwarves try to defend Erebor's mountain of treasure from others who claim it: the men of the ruined Laketown and the elves of Mirkwood. Meanwhile an army of Orcs led by Azog the Defiler is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Jackson
CAST:  John Bell  •  Dean O'Gorman  •  Lee Pace  •  Martin Freeman

Hattie (2011)

Reveals how the home life of the larger-than-life Carry On actress Hattie Jacque was blown apart by a secret sexual liaison with her handsome young driver while she was married to Dad's Army star John Le Mesurier.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dan Zeff
CAST:  Ruth Jones  •  Robert Bathurst  •  Aidan Turner  •  Jeany Spark

Reveals how the home life of the larger-than-life Carry On actress Hattie Jacque was blown apart by a secret sexual liaison with her handsome young driver while she was married to Dad's Army star John Le Mesurier.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dan Zeff
CAST:  Ruth Jones  •  Robert Bathurst  •  Aidan Turner  •  Jeany Spark

The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (2013)

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In New York City, Clary Fray, a seemingly ordinary teenager, learns that she is descended from a line of Shadowhunters — half-angel warriors who protect humanity from evil forces. After her mother disappears, Clary joins forces with a group of Shadowhunters and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harald Zwart
CAST:  Lily Collins  •  Jamie Campbell Bower  •  Kevin Zegers  •  Jemima West

In New York City, Clary Fray, a seemingly ordinary teenager, learns that she is descended from a line of Shadowhunters — half-angel warriors who protect humanity from evil forces. After her mother disappears, Clary joins forces with a group of Shadowhunters and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harald Zwart
CAST:  Lily Collins  •  Jamie Campbell Bower  •  Kevin Zegers  •  Jemima West

Alarm (2008)

A grieving woman leaves Dublin to the Irish countryside for a fresh start. Soon her new life is disturbed by a vendetta and her own suspicion towards her new neighbors and her old friends  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gerard Stembridge
CAST:  Alan Martin Walsh  •  Emmet Bergin  •  Ruth Bradley  •  Aidan Turner

A grieving woman leaves Dublin to the Irish countryside for a fresh start. Soon her new life is disturbed by a vendetta and her own suspicion towards her new neighbors and her old friends  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gerard Stembridge
CAST:  Alan Martin Walsh  •  Emmet Bergin  •  Ruth Bradley  •  Aidan Turner

The Secret Scripture (2017)

The hidden memoir of an elderly woman confined to a mental hospital reveals the history of her passionate yet tortured life, and of the religious and political upheavals in Ireland during the 1920s and 30s.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jim Sheridan
CAST:  Rooney Mara  •  Theo James  •  Vanessa Redgrave  •  Eric Bana

The hidden memoir of an elderly woman confined to a mental hospital reveals the history of her passionate yet tortured life, and of the religious and political upheavals in Ireland during the 1920s and 30s.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jim Sheridan
CAST:  Rooney Mara  •  Theo James  •  Vanessa Redgrave  •  Eric Bana

Loving Vincent (2017)

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The film brings the paintings of Vincent van Gogh to life to tell his remarkable story. Every one of the 65,000 frames of the film is an oil-painting hand-painted by 125 professional oil-painters who travelled from all across the world to the Loving Vincent studios ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dorota Kobiela  •  Hugh Welchman
CAST:  Douglas Booth  •  Jerome Flynn  •  Robert Gulaczyk  •  Helen McCrory

The film brings the paintings of Vincent van Gogh to life to tell his remarkable story. Every one of the 65,000 frames of the film is an oil-painting hand-painted by 125 professional oil-painters who travelled from all across the world to the Loving Vincent studios ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dorota Kobiela  •  Hugh Welchman
CAST:  Douglas Booth  •  Jerome Flynn  •  Robert Gulaczyk  •  Helen McCrory

The Man Who Killed Hitler and Then the Bigfoot (2019)

Decades after serving in WWII and assassinating Adolf Hitler, a legendary American war veteran must now hunt down the fabled Bigfoot.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert D. Krzykowski
CAST:  Sam Elliott  •  Aidan Turner  •  Ron Livingston  •  Caitlin Fitzgerald

Decades after serving in WWII and assassinating Adolf Hitler, a legendary American war veteran must now hunt down the fabled Bigfoot.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert D. Krzykowski
CAST:  Sam Elliott  •  Aidan Turner  •  Ron Livingston  •  Caitlin Fitzgerald

Love Is Blind (2019)

A funny and irresistible story of a young girl who literally cannot see or hear her mother, even though she is living with her under the same roof. With the help of an eccentric psychiatrist, and a local, accidental hero, our heroine has to grow up, but falls in ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Monty Whitebloom
CAST:  Shannon Tarbet  •  Chloë Sevigny  •  Matthew Broderick  •  Kabby Borders

A funny and irresistible story of a young girl who literally cannot see or hear her mother, even though she is living with her under the same roof. With the help of an eccentric psychiatrist, and a local, accidental hero, our heroine has to grow up, but falls in ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Monty Whitebloom
CAST:  Shannon Tarbet  •  Chloë Sevigny  •  Matthew Broderick  •  Kabby Borders

Poldark Revealed (2016)

A behind the scenes look at the tv series "Poldark".  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keelin Cordelia
CAST:  Aidan Turner  •  Eleanor Tomlinson  •  Kyle Soller  •  Heida Reed

A behind the scenes look at the tv series "Poldark".  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keelin Cordelia
CAST:  Aidan Turner  •  Eleanor Tomlinson  •  Kyle Soller  •  Heida Reed

The Way of the Wind

A dramatization of several episodes in the life of Christ.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Terrence Malick
CAST:  Géza Röhrig  •  Matthias Schoenaerts  •  Mark Rylance  •  Joseph Fiennes

A dramatization of several episodes in the life of Christ.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Terrence Malick
CAST:  Géza Röhrig  •  Matthias Schoenaerts  •  Mark Rylance  •  Joseph Fiennes