“There were 16 girls and four boys — and I liked the odds,” he says with a chuckle.
“I became an actor really because of girls.” Since then, Purefoy, 48, learned to focus on his craft, compiling a three-decade mix of stage, film and television parts. I don’t like TV just to wash through me,” Purefoy says.
James Brian Mark Purefoy is an English actor best known for portraying the title character in the 2009 epic fantasy film Solomon Kane, for portraying Mark Antony in the HBO series Rome, and for his current role as Joe Carroll, a professor-turned-serial-killer in the TV series The Following.
..Age: 52 Birthplace: Taunton, United Kingdom Profession: Actor Credits: Solomon Kane, John Carter, A Knight's Tale, Ironclad Also Ranked #62 on The Best English Actresses of All Time Rumor has it that Gwyneth Paltrow hooked-up with Bryan Adams in 2002.
In 2014, Gwyneth Paltrow started dating Brad Falchuk.He's known for his strong husky vocals and energetic live performances.If not for raging hormones in his youth, British actor James Purefoy might be toiling in white-collar drudgery across the pond, rather than creeping out 9 million American viewers every week as serial killer Joe Carroll on the Fox drama “The Following.” As an 18-year-old college student eyeing a career in advertising, Purefoy stumbled on a performance class and was more mesmerized by ladies in tights and leg warmers than by a storyboard.Daniel Fienberg (@The Fien Print), The Hollywood Reporter Landry from “Friday Night Lights.”Damian Holbrook (@damianholbrook), TV Guide Magazine Ok, so he wasn’t necessarily a serial killer, but “Nip/Tuck’s” The Carver gave me a serious case of the scareds.After his first appearance near the end of Season 2, the porcelain-masked serial-slashing maniac who was all about slicing up hot people (because “beauty is a curse,” of course!