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14 Cute Facts You Did Not Know About Toby Kebbell

1. He is also known for his work in the Black Mirror episode, “The Entire History of You”.

2. His upcoming films include Gold and the second film of the MonsterVerse film series, Kong: Skull Island, set for release in 2017.

3. Kebbell, the fourth of five children, was born in South Elmsall, on the A638 between Doncaster and Wakefield, Yorkshire, but grew up in Nottingham.

4. He was brought up by his mother, Michelle , a cook and landscape gardener, after his parents divorced.

5. He was nominated for Most Promising Newcomer at the British Independent Film Awards and was widely lauded for his sensitive, moving portrayal of a young man with a learning difficulty.

6. He won the Best Supporting Actor Award at the British Independent Film Awards; other nominees for the award included Cate Blanchett, Colin Firth and Control co-star Samantha Morton.

7. In September 2008, Kebbell was featured in the film RocknRolla, written and directed by Guy Ritchie, alongside actors Tom Wilkinson, Gerard Butler and Thandie Newton.

8. To play the role Toby Kebbell learned to play the piano and operate a semi automatic.

9. In January 2009, Kebbell was nominated in the “Orange Rising Star Award” category of the 2009 BAFTA Awards. This award is voted for by the public.

10. Kebbell appeared in the 2009 film Cheri, directed by Stephen Frears, in which he took a small role alongside Michelle Pfeiffer.

11. He filmed in Morocco and London with Jake Gyllenhaal for Prince of Persia: Sands of Time.

12. Robert Downey Jr. has since bought the rights to adapt the script for a forthcoming film.

13. In 2014, Kebbell took over the role of Koba in the sequel Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.

14. Kebbell played the Marvel antagonist, Doctor Doom, in the 2015 Fantastic Four film,

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