Ray Winstone's most memorable film credits include 'Scum', 'Quadrophenia', 'Sexy Beast' and 'Nil By Mouth' for which he won a British Independent Film Award for Best Actor and was BAFTA nominated. He has worked with some of the most prestigious directors including Anthony Minghella ('Cold Mountain' and 'Breaking & Entering'), Martin Scorsese ('The Departed' and 'Hugo'), Robert Zemeckis ('Beowulf') and Steven Spielberg ('Indiana Jones & The Kingdom of The Crystal Skull'). Television credits include award winning 'Henry VIII' and 'Vincent' (Granada/ITV) for which he won an International Emmy Award for Best Actor. Recent credits include the BBC three-part drama 'Great Expectations' playing Magwitch, 'Snow White and the Huntsman' opposite Charlize Theron and 'The Sweeney' playing Regan. Ray also filmed 'Elfie Hopkins' for his production company Size 9 Productions, due for release later this year.
In 2007 Ray received the Richard Harris Award for outstanding contribution at the British Independent Film Awards.