Donald Sumpter Biography
Birthday: February 13, 1943 (Aquarius)
Born In: Brixworth, Northamptonshire, England
Donald Sumpter is an English actor, particularly renowned for his portrayal of Maester Luwin in the TV series ‘Game of Thrones’. With a career spanning more than five decades, he has created a rich legacy both on TV and in movies. Some of his best movies are ‘The Black Panther’, ‘Richard III’, ‘The Constant Gardener’, ‘The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo’, and ‘In the Heart of the Sea’. He is even more famous for his versatile performances in TV shows. These include his several appearances in the sci-fi classic series ‘Doctor Who’, portraying different characters like Enrico Casali, Commander Ridgeway, and Rassilon. He has also delivered critically acclaimed performances in series like ‘Peaky Blinders’, ‘Les Misérables’, and ‘Agatha Christie’s Poirot’, to name a few. His notable TV movies are ‘Bleak House’, ‘Great Expectations’, and ‘The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby.’ The longevity of his career can be attributed to his ability to pull off both comedic and dramatic roles with the same élan.