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Just days before his new filmhits theaters around North America, Jamie Dornan is accepting an award for his performance.
The 39-year-old Irish actor, who grew up in the suburbs of Belfast, arrived at the Denver Film Festival on Wednesday to receive the Excellence in Acting Award.
Dornan portrays Pa, the father of newcomer Jude Hill's main character Buddy in the semi-autobiographical film from writer-director Kenneth Branagh.
Dornan arrived at the fest with a brown suede coat with dual zippers over a dark grey sweater.
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He wore matching brown pants while sporting the start of a scruffy beard as he hit the red carpet.
The Fifty Shades of Grey star completed his look with white sneakers featuring matching brown soles.
Belfast follows the tale of a young boy named Buddy (Jude Hill) and his working class parents (Dornan and Caitriona Balfe) trying to make their way through the tumultuous late 1960s in the Northern Ireland capitol.
The film also stars Judi Dench and Ciarin Hinds as Buddy's grandparents, with Branagh directing from his own script.
The drama has already taken home several awards on the festival circuit, including the People's Choice Award at the Toronto International Film Festival.
Dornan is coming off a rare comedy turn in Universal's Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar, which debuted in February.
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She's been blindsided by her ex getting marriedAnd while congratulations poured in for the happy couple, we’re told Louise was absolutely heartbroken at the news – particularly as she only found out a short time before, as her sons were part of the day. “Louise is devastated, but she’s trying to put on a brave face for the sake of the kids and everyone around her,” an insider close to the 46 year old tells heat. “She’s said that, even though Jamie told her it was on the cards, she was blindsided by it happening so soon. She doesn’t understand what the rush was or what they are trying to prove by having a surprise wedding.
He will also return to the small screen in The Tourist for HBO Max, starring alongside Damon Herriman, Olafur Darri Olafsson and Alex Dimitriades.
The show follows a man (Dorman) who finds himself being terrorized by a tanker truck that runs him off the road, and after he wakes up in the hospital, he goes searching for answers.
Dornan also recently opened up about his Irish heritage, revealing on Jimmy Kimmel Live that he never talks about his career when he's back home in Ireland.
'It's funny, I think anyone from the whole island of Ireland... we're not great at... we're quite uncomfortable with success,' Dornan said.
'You don't want to be seen to be achieving too much. It doesn't look well. There's a bit of like, "Who does he think he is? Gone after America," you know and doing well,' he added.
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And there's a new trailer too.He's following that up with his TV comeback in thriller The Tourist, which is coming to the BBC very soon.