He then started his directorial debut through a short film, Steve in 2010. Besides directing, he used to produce and write the film, that later included in the 2012 compilation Stars in Shorts.
In addition, he appeared in numerous movies like The Striped Pyjamas, Nazi Germany, Young Victoria, Graham King, Chéri, The Little Dog Laughed(2010), The Kid, Lullaby for Pi, 5 Days of War(2011), Starred Up(2014), Hitman: Agent 47(2015), and so-other.
Rupert was born to mother Caroline, a solicitor and father Nicholas, a cultural historian.He made his career debut as Downs in the drama film The Libertine.Rupert Friend had an affair with actress Keira Knightley; they started dating in 2005.They meet during the shooting of British romance film "Pride & Prejudice" and engaged on December 2014. Afterwards, Rupert began dating athlete and actress Aimee Mullins in 2013.Moreover, the actor gained his professional acting training in London at the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art.
On talking about his career, after seeing Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade in 1989, he desired to be an archaeologist and move around the world but he knocked out the idea after self-realization that the occupation is not as money productive and advantageous as he had expected.
He is popular for performing in the 2005 film Pride and Prejudice with the roles of Mr.
Wickham, in the 2008 film The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas as Lieutenant Kurt Kotler, in the 2009 film The Young Victoria as Prince Albert, in the 2015 film Hitman: Agent 47 as Agent 47, and in the movie The Death of Stalin as Vasily Stalin, son of Joseph Stalin.
Another, he started his acting debut in the 2004 film The Libertine as Billy Downs from The Weinstein Company.
Besides, he received the first starring role in the film adaption of Mrs. Additionally, he established his own production company namely Beat Pictures.
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