Jim Sturgess is a British actor. His birthdate is May 16, 1981. Although previously active in television and radio, he has recently appeared in film. He is perhaps most famous for playing Jude in Across the Universe and the younger Charlie in The Quest series of TV movies. Sturgess was born in London. He is a former member of the National Youth Music Theatre (1993-95) and studied at the University of Salford's School of Media, Music and Performance. As a young adult he was a member of a British rock band as well. Sturgess appears in the forthcoming films Man on the Run (in which he plays Martin McGartland, the author of the book on which the movie is based), Crossing Over and 21. He is being pursued by Julie Taymor who directed him in Across the Universe, to star in her Broadway musical adaptation of the Spider Man comics. Sturgess appears in the new film, The Other Boleyn Girl as George Boleyn. Filmography The Browning Version (1994) as Bryant The Scarlet Pimpernel (1999, TV series) as Erik (2 episodes) Thursday the 12th (2000, TV film) as Martin A Touch of Frost (2003, TV series) as Laurence (1 episode) Turning the Hut (2003, radio play) as Jimmy Hawk (2004, short film) Heading It Like Mooney (2004, radio play) Measure for Measure (2004, radio play) as the Duke Mouth to Mouth (2005) as Red Little Pictures (2005, radio play) as Gal Caesar! (2005, radio series) guest starring Troilus and Cressida (2005, radio play) as Patroclus Across the Universe (2007) as Jude The Other Boleyn Girl (2008) as George Boleyn Crossing Over (2008 - awaiting release) as Gavin Kossef 21 (2008 - awaiting release) as Ben Campbell Source Isn't he dreamy? And his accent is so sexy! Did I mention he can sing?