Name: Henry Cavill
Born As: Henry William Dagliesh Cavill
Birthdate/place: May 5, 1983 in Jersey, Channel Islands
Claim to Fame: As “Charles Brandon” in the Tudors
During his early acting career, Cavill was involved with European dramatic plays. His first film appearance was in an adaptation of The Count of Monte Cristo. In 2005 he took on a completely different role as “Mike” in the dark horror movie Hellraiser: Hellworld. Beginning in 2007 Cavill starred as “Charles Brandon” in the Showtime series The Tudors. He will appear as “Randy James” in Whatever Works a film written and directed by Woody Allen, to be released in June of 2009. He is also starring in the film Creek released in 2009.