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Purefoy, James 1964-

Overview
Works: 242 works in 550 publications in 8 languages and 20,531 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Television adaptations  Historical television programs  History  Film adaptations  Horror films  Television mini-series  Television programs 
Roles: Actor, Commentator, Performer, Narrator, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by James Purefoy
A knight's tale by Tim Van Rellim( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his master dies, a peasant squire, fueled by his desire for food and glory, creates a new identity for himself as a knight
John Carter by Andrew Stanton( Visual )

9 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A war-weary former military captain is inexplicably transported to Mars and reluctantly becomes embroiled in an epic conflict. It's a world on the brink of collapse, and Carter rediscovers his humanity when he realizes the survival of Barsoom and its people rests in his hands
Vanity fair by Mira Nair( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reese Witherspoon gives a vibrant, captivating performance as one of the greatest female characters of all time, Becky Sharp, in the new, sumptuous and sexy epic from acclaimed director Mira Nair (Monsoon Wedding). I''s a dazzling ascent up the social ladder as vivacious Becky schemes and seduces her way to the top - until love and romance threaten to get in the way! Join her daring adventures that prove all is fair in love and war
Resident evil : afterlife by Paul Anderson( Visual )

20 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 1,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of soldiers and laboratory employees must stop the flesh-eating zombies created by an experiment gone wrong
Rome by Michael Apted( Visual )

23 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four hundred years after the founding of the Republic, Rome is the wealthiest city in the world, a cosmopolitan metropolis of one million people, epicenter of a sprawling empire. The Republic was founded on principles of shared power and fierce personal competition, never allowing one man to seize absolute control. But now, those foundations are crumbling, eaten away by corruption and excess. After eight years of war, soldiers Lucius Vorenus and Titus Pullo unwittingly become entwined in the historical events of ancient Rome
The hollow crown by Simon Russell Beale( Visual )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry IV, Pt 2. Northumberland (Alun Armstrong) is told of the death of his son Hotspur in service of the King (Jeremy Irons). The Lord Chief Justice (Geoffrey Palmer) attempts to separate Falstaff (Simon Russell Beale) from the Prince Hal (Tom Hoddleston). The rebels continue to plot against the crown but their forces are outwitted. This brings comfort to the dying King, who is finally reconciled with his son. Falstaff rushes to Hal's coronation with the expectation of high office
Roots( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gripping story is told through four generations, from the capture of Kunta Kinte in Africa to his transport to Colonial America in brutal conditions through successive generations fighting to win their freedom in the Civil War
Equity( Visual )

6 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A female investment banker, fighting to rise to the top of the corporate ladder at a competitive Wall Street firm, navigates a controversial tech IPO in the post-financial crisis world, where loyalties are suspect, regulations are tight, but pressure to bring in "big money" remains high
High-rise by John Norman( Visual )

6 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Robert Laing is the newest resident of a luxurious apartment in a high-tech concrete skyscraper whose lofty location places him amongst the upper class. But as power outages become more frequent and building flaws emerge, particularly on the lower floors, the regimented social strata begins to crumble and the building becomes a battlefield in a literal class war
The mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy( Visual )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Travelling the dirt roads of Wessex in search of work, Michael Henchard, a farm worker, auctions his wife Susan and baby daughter in a moment of drunken madness at a country fair. Years later, Susan and her daughter return, seeking Michael in Casterbridge where he has become a rich and respected member of Wessex society. Driven by the need to make amends, he re-marries Susan but in a tragic twist of fate, she dies, but not before leaving a letter containing a shocking revelation."--Container
The following( Visual )

10 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When notorious serial killer Joe Carroll (Purefoy) escapes from death row and embarks on a new killing spree, the FBI calls former agent Ryan Hardy (Bacon), a psychologically scarred veteran who captured Carroll nine years earlier, after Carroll murdered 14 female students on a college campus where he taught literature. Knowing Carroll better than anyone and close with Carroll's ex-wife, Claire, Hardy works closely with an FBI team, which includes no-nonsense agent Jennifer Mason and sharp upstart Mike Weston, and soon discovers that Carroll was not only communicating with a network of killers in the outside world, but has much more planned than just a prison escape - and there's no telling how many additional killers are out there. As Hardy and the FBI team are challenged by the ever-growing web of murder around them, masterminded by the diabolical Carroll (who's writing a novel with Hardy as his protagonist), Hardy will not only get a second chance to capture Carroll, but another shot at redemption, as he's faced with not one but an entire cult of serial killers
The following( Visual )

9 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heading into its intense, spellbinding second season, the show catches up with a healthy and healed Ryan Hardy a year after the tragic events of last season. Following a horrific new murder spree, the FBI calls on Ryan and Mike Weston to speak with the lone survivor, Lily Gray, in order to help them solve the case. Having worked tirelessly to rehabilitate his life, Ryan is reluctant to re-engage with the FBI
Injustice by Ken Fero( Visual )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When successful London barrister William Travers suffers a nervous breakdown, he moves his family and practice to rural Suffolk. Called upon to defend an old friend, he is caught up in a conspiracy that stretches far beyond the courtroom. James Purefoy stars in a taut, engrossing thriller from the creator of Foyle's War
Solomon Kane by Michael J Bassett( Visual )

27 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Solomon Kane is a brutally efficient 16th century killing machine. When Kane decides to attack a mysterious nearby castle to plunder its rumored riches, his men are picked off by demonic creatures until he alone is left to face the Devil's own Reaper-dispatched from the depths of Hell to lay claim to his hopelessly corrupt soul. Though Kane manages to escape, he knows that he now must redeem himself by renouncing violence and devoting himself wholly to a life of peace and purity
The following( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deadly cat-and-mouse pursuit between a former FBI agent and a diabolical serial killer. Hardy's conviction to forge a new life will be put to the test in an intense third season when a new villain emerges
A dance to the music of time by Channel Four (Great Britain)( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles a half century of British upper-class life through the eyes of Nicholas Jenkins, from the 1920s to the 1960s. See how friendship, adultery, ambition, and failure play out in London's social, political, and artistic scenes
George and the dragon( Visual )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first crusade to free the Holy Land has ended. George, a handsome knight, desires to hang up his sword and settle down. In England, he agrees to search for Princess Lunna, the daughter of kind King Edgaar, in exchange for a small plot of land. But after he finds the princess, he finds she holds a dragon egg, which very well may be the last one in existence
Momentum( Visual )

12 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Alex, an infiltration expert with a secret past, accidentally reveals her identity during what should have been a routine heist, she quickly finds herself mixed up in a government conspiracy and entangled in a deadly game of cat-and-mouse with a master assassin and his team of killers. Armed with her own set of lethal skills, Alex looks to exact revenge for her murdered friends while uncovering the truth
King Richard the Second by William Shakespeare( Visual )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Richard, a vain, self-indulgent man who rules with little regard for his people's welfare, is called upon to settle a dispute between his cousin Henry Bolingbroke and Thomas Mowbray. In an act that will spell doom for his reign, he banished both men, and sets into motion a chain of events that will change British history forever
 
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Alternative Names
Ceyms Pyurfoy

James Purefoy acteur britannique

James Purefoy aktor brytyjski

James Purefoy attore inglese

James Purefoy britischer Schauspieler

James Purefoy britisk skodespelar

James Purefoy britisk skuespiller

James Purefoy Brits acteur

James Purefoy brittisk skådespelare

James Purefoy english actor

Purefoy, James Brian Mark.

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