Jonathan Aris is a British actor whose career started in the late 1990s. He first debuted in the 1997 film The Jackal. That same year, he appeared in the movie Metroland. He next had his first television role in As Time Goes By. In the 2000s, Aris mostly performed in numerous TV films. He also played Richard Leavis in the BBC One drama The Amazing Mrs Pritchard. Simultaneously, he had roles in such films as Birthday Girl and Bright Star. Between 2010 and 2016, he played Philip Anderson recurrently in Sherlock Holmes. He later had recurring roles in Wolf Hall, Humans, The Night Manager, and Tutankhamun. He recently played Clive in The End of the F***ing World. In 2019, he had roles in the films Vivarium and Radioactive.