Jack Davenport who is an English actor was born on 1st March of the year 1973. He is mostly known for portraying the roles on the TV series called This Life as Coupling as well as in Pirates of the Caribbean as James Norrington. He is the native of Wimbledon, London, England. He is the son of Maria Aitken and Nigel Davenport. Both of his parents are actors.
For the seven years of his life, Jack lived in Ibiza. His uncle Jonathan Aitken is a writer as well as a former Conservative AP, his maternal grand-mother was a socialite Penelope Aitken, his maternal grand-father was a politician William Aitken and his maternal great grand-father was the first Baron Rugby John Maffey. When Jack was 7 years old, his parents got divorced and at that point, he was sent to independent Dragon School located in Oxford. It was because his parents did not wanted him to be involved in their divorce proceedings. After that, he went to study at the Cheltenham College and it was then followed by British American Drama Academy.
Jack had never planned to become an actor but his career started when he took a gap after attending the Cheltenham College. A director from the Clwyd Theatr Cymru was impressed by his performance in the summer drama course and then he asked Jack to work for him. When he was 18, he ended up in the Wales where he performed bit parts in the Hamlet.
There, he became friends with Rhys Ifans. The next year, he joined University of East Anglia concentrating in the Film Studies and English Literature. He once more tried out acting at UEA but he was not seriously interested in it. He had made his appearance in umbers of the movies as well as TV shows and series which also includes Gypsy Woman, Offending Angels, The Cookie Thief, The Bunker, The Key Man, The Libertime, The Wedding Date, Eroica, Subterrain, This Life, The Moth, Macbeth, This Life + 10, Dickens, Coupling, Ultraviolet, The Wyvern Mystery, Mother’s Milk, Americana, FlashForward, Breathless, The Good Wife and many more.
To talk about his personal life biography, Davenport has already got married. He is married to his supportive, caring as well as lovable wife Michelle Gomez who is also an actress. The couple exchanged the vows with each other on 1st May of the year 2000. He also has one child, a son together with his wife who was born in 2010 and is named as Harry. Apart from that, Jack has now reached at the age of 42. He has got a smooth baritone voice with a drawling English accent.
He stands very much taller at towering height of six feet and two inches. In addition to that, Jack was nominated for 2002 Laurence Olivier Theatre Award for most promising newcomer of the year 2001 for his performance in The Servant at Lyric Hammersmith Theatre. besides that, to get more information related to Jack, he is also the active user of different social networking sites and we can also follow him on his accounts such as instagram, facebook and twitter.