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Nick Moran
Nick Moran was born in 1969. He was educated at the Sir James Altham School on South Oxhey council estate near Harrow in North West London.

He then enrolled at the Mountview Theatre School from 1986-89. His first job was understudying the lead in Blood Brothers in London's West End.

One of the busiest and most talented British actors of his generation, he has featured in many films and plays since. Key theatre credits include: The Beggar's Opera, The Rivals, Billy Liar, Look Back In Anger, The Countess and Four Knights In Knaresborough.

On the big screen Nick Moran will always be associated with the first and most famous of the late 1990s raft of British crime thrillers, Lock Stock & Two Smoking Barrels in which he took the leading role.

Other movie credits include: Buddy's Song, Clancy's Kitchen, New Blood, The Proposal, Rancid Aluminum, Another Life, Christie Malry's Own Double Entry, The Musketeer, The Babyjuice Express, Ashes & Sand, Spivs, American Daylight, Silent Partner, The Last Drop and The Amazing Grace.

Nick was also the author of the award-winning West End play Telstar.

He was the writer as well as the leading man on both BabyJuice Express and The Amazing Grace. He is a keen musician often performing at London's Cafe de Paris. His next major project is The Disappeared for Oscar winner John Daly, which starts filming in Argentina at the end of the year.

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