Paul Anderson is a British actor whose career began in 2003. During his early years, he had guest roles in Doctor Who, Silent Witness, Lewis, and Midsomer Murders. Later in 2006, he had his first movie role in Engaged to Kill. He next appeared in the films The Firm and A Lonely Place to Die. In 2011, he played Sebastian Moran in the movie Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows. He later starred in the films The Sweeney and Passion. Anderson gained wider recognition after he started playing the part of Arthur Shelby in the crime drama Peaky Blinders, a role he has been starring in since 2013. Also, he’s had performances in the films In the Heart of the Sea, The Revenant, and Robin Hood.