|Robert James-Collier Quick Info
|6 ft 3¼ in
|Date of Birth
|September 23, 1976
Robert James-Collier is a British actor, model, and voice artist who is known for playing Thomas Barrow in the historical drama series Downton Abbey and Liam Connor in the soap opera Coronation Street. He has also been cast in other shows like The Level, Urban Myths, Ackley Bridge, Shameless, Casualty, Death in Paradise, Dalziel and Pascoe, Moving On, Love Life, Vera, and Fate: The Winx Saga. Moreover, Robert has appeared in various movies such as Mercenaries, Perfect Day, A Christmas Star, Spike Island, Wayland’s Song, Downton Abbey, Downton Abbey: A New Era, and The Ritual.
Robert James-Collier, Rob, Rob J. Collier
Salford, Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Robert James-Collier studied at St Patrick’s Roman Catholic High School located in Eccles, Greater Manchester, England.
Afterward, he got enrolled at the University of Huddersfield for his bachelor’s degree and studied business. Then, he attended the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology and earned a master’s degree in marketing.
He has also taken acting lessons.
Actor, Model, Voice Artist
Robert James-Collier has been signed with Independent Talent Group Ltd., Talent Agency, London, England, United Kingdom.
6 ft 3¼ in or 191 cm
82 kg or 181 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Robert James-Collier has dated –
- Lauren Chandiram – Robert and Lauren have a son named Milo James-Collier.
Race / Ethnicity
Robert James-Collier is of English and Irish descent.
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Robert James-Collier Facts
- He changed his name from “Robert Collier” to “Robert James-Collier” because there was already someone signed with the former name with Equity.
- In 2005, he was cast in the recurring role of Nick Christy in the light-hearted BBC One drama series Down to Earth.
- At the 2007 Inside Soap Awards, Robert James-Collier bagged the awards for “Sexiest Male” and “Best Newcomer”.
- He did voiceover work for the video game Ryse: Son of Rome in 2013.
- He co-starred as Hutch in the 2017 horror film The Ritual, based on the 2011 novel of the same name by Adam Nevill.
- In 2019, Robert started appearing as Martin Evershed (the headteacher at Ackley Bridge College as well as an English teacher) in the comedy-drama series Ackley Bridge.
- He brought to life the character of Saul Silva (the Fencing instructor at Alfea and Sky’s guardian) in the supernatural fantasy teen drama series Fate: The Winx Saga in 2021.
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