David Matthew Macfadyen (born 17 October 1974) is an English actor known for his work in films, television, and theatre. He is known for his performance as Mr. Darcy in Joe Wright's Pride & Prejudice (2005), and Daniel in the Frank Oz comedy Death at a Funeral. He also portrayed John Birt in the political drama Frost/Nixon and Detective Inspector Edmund Reid in the BBC series Ripper Street. Since 2018, Macfadyen has appeared as Tom Wambsgans in the HBO drama series Succession. For his performance in the series, was nominated twice for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series, winning in 2022, and won the British Academy Television Award for Best Supporting Actor.
|Alma mater||Royal Academy of Dramatic Art|