Edward Holcroft is an English actor. His acting career started on stage in the mid-2000s. In the 2010s, he pursued a career on the screen. He made his debut in the 2014 film Vampire Academy. He later landed the role of Charles “Charlie” Hesketh in the movie Kingsman: The Secret Service. He reprised his role here in the 2017 sequel Kingsman: The Golden Circle. He has also started a television career, having made his debut in Wolf Hall. More recently, he played Dr. Simon Jordan in the Netflix miniseries Alias Grace. At the same time, he portrayed Thomas Wintour in BBC’s Gunpowder. In addition, he starred in the movie The Sense of an Ending.