Joseph Mawle first came to note in Blast! Films, Soundproof (winning a BAFTA for Director and an RTS nomination for Breakthrough on Screen Award for Joe). Equally striking work followed, including Freefall, Oscar winner James Marsh’s Nineteen Eighty ‘The Red Riding Trilogy’, Five Daughters, The Street, Clapham Junction and playing Jesus in BBC/HBO’s The Passion, which was broadcast at the same time as he was on stage as Judas in The Last Days of Judas Iscariot (nominated Outstanding Newcomer). This year, Joseph starred opposite Rosamund Pike in Women in Love, and also in HBO’s Games of Thrones. Feature films include Heartless, The Awakening and Made in Dagenham. Next year will see him as Jack Firebrace in the adaptation of Sebastian Faulks’ Birdsong. Other releases include Cold Light of Day with Sigourney Weaver & Bruce Willis and 20th Century Fox’s Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter. He has just completed filming Scott Graham’s debut feature film Shell on the west coast of Scotland.
|2011 Jury Member|