JJ Feild as John Andre
JJ Feild, a seasoned stage and film actor, began his career on the London stage, but has since also worked in film and on British television. He recently finished filming the Universal Pictures thriller Not Safe for Work, directed by Joe Johnston. In 2013, Feild starred opposite Keri Russell in the Sony Pictures Classics film Austenland, written and directed by Jerusha Hess.
Prior to that, Feild appeared in Captain America opposite Chris Evans in the role of James Montgomery Falsworth, also known as the superhero Union Jack. He has also appeared in a number of British films including Centurion, starring opposite Michael Fassbender and Dominic West, as well as the independent film Third Star.
For much of 2008, Feild appeared on stage in London’s West End starring in Jean Anouilh’s Ring Round the Moon and then the Olivier Award-winning and critically acclaimed production of The Pride at the Royal Court.
Feild’s television credits include starring opposite Felicity Jones in Jon Jones' adaptation of Jane Austen's Northanger Abbey, which aired on ITV as part of their Jane Austen season, as well as a number of other Masterpiece Theatre dramas including The Secret Life of Mrs Beeton, Death on the Nile, To the Ends of the Earth, Perfect Strangers, and The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby.
Feild attended the Fine Arts College of London and the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art, a leading British drama school. He currently resides in Los Angeles.