Trevor Eve

Born Jul 1, 1951

Trevor John Eve is a British film and television actor. In 1979 he gained fame as the eponymous lead in the detective series Shoestring and is also known for his role as Detective Superintendent Peter Boyd in BBC television drama Waking the Dead.

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1951 Birth Born on July 1, 1951.


1974 23 Years Old One of his early stage successes was portraying Paul McCartney in Willy Russell's 1974 play John, Paul, George, Ringo... and Bert at the Lyric Theatre in London's West End, which won The Evening Standard Award and London Critics Awards for Best Musical. … Read More
1977 26 Years Old In 1977, Eve joined the cast of Franco Zeffirelli's Filumena in London's West End, where he met future wife, Sharon Maughan.
1979 28 Years Old 1 More Event
From 1979 to 1980, Eve became famous for the role of the private investigator Eddie Shoestring in Shoestring.
1980 29 Years Old …  They married in 1980 and have three children, Alice Sophia (born 1982) who is also an actress who starred in Star Trek Into Darkness, film-maker Jack (born 1985) and George (born 1994) who is front-man for the band Two Bottle Jump. … Read More


1981 30 Years Old His success on stage continued, and in 1981, Eve won the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor, playing James Leeds in Children of a Lesser God.
1988 37 Years Old After appearing at The Royal Court Theatre in The Genius, he returned to the West End to star in Cole Porter's High Society with Natasha Richardson and Stephen Rea, followed by his portrayal as Paolino in the 1988 Royal National Theatre production of Man, Beast And Virtue, directed by William Gaskill.
1989 38 Years Old In television, some of his major successes included A Sense of Guilt in 1989, and the 1992 BBC production of A Doll’s House with Juliet Stevenson, whom he also worked alongside in the BAFTA and International Emmy Award-winning political drama The Politician's Wife.


1996 45 Years Old Eve won his second Laurence Olivier Award in 1996 for his portrayal of Dr Astrov in Uncle Vanya, for which he also won The British Regional Theatre Award for Best Supporting Actor.
1998 47 Years Old He then went on to star in the 1998 Carlton Television/WGBH Boston television series Heat of the Sun, which was filmed in Zimbabwe, and portrayed Edward Murdstone in BBC's 1999 adaptation of David Copperfield opposite Daniel Radcliffe and Maggie Smith.
2000 49 Years Old In September 2000, Eve starred in the award-winning BBC drama series Waking the Dead, in the central role of Detective Superintendent Peter Boyd. … Read More


2002 51 Years Old Eve was one of the many artists who recited Shakespearian sonnets on the 2002 album When Love Speaks.
2004 53 Years Old That same year, Eve played Cropper in Possession, directed by Neil LaBute, and continued his work in film in Troy directed by Wolfgang Petersen in 2004, and The Family Man in 2006.
2008 57 Years Old In April 2008, Eve starred as game show host and TV personality Hughie Green in the BBC Four biographical film Hughie Green, Most Sincerely.
2010 59 Years Old In 2010, Eve played the father of the female lead, his real-life daughter, Alice, in She's Out of My League, and starred as Peter Manson in the ITV/Mammoth Screen remake of Bouquet of Barbed Wire.


2011 60 Years Old In January 2011, he starred in the three-part ITV drama Kidnap and Ransom, filmed on location in South Africa, and reprised his role as Dominic King in 2012 for the second series. … Read More
2013 62 Years Old Most recently, Eve played the part of Judge Sir Selwyn Hardcastle in the BBC's Death Comes to Pemberley in December 2013, and as Roach in The Interceptor in 2014.
2014 63 Years Old 1 More Event
On 19 February 2014, Eve was part of the invited audience at Buckingham Palace to celebrate the centennial of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.
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