Christopher Eccleston is an English actor whose career started in the early 1990s. He made his debut as Derek Bentley in the drama film Let Him Have It. He next starred in the Hollywood film Death and the Compass, followed by a role in Danny Boyle’s Shallow Grave. He next played the titular role in the drama film Jude and went on to play Duke of Norfolk in the movie Elizabeth. Also during the ’90s, he starred as DCI David Bilborough on the British crime series Cracker and Nicky Hutchinson on the drama series Our Friends in the North. In the 2000s, he had performances in the movies Gone in 60 Seconds, The Others, 28 Days Later, G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra, and Amelia. From 2014 to 2017, he starred as Matt Jamison on the HBO series The Leftovers.