Douglas Booth – British actor
Douglas John Booth was born on 9 July 1992 in London.
Douglas became interested in acting when he was just 12 years old. He got a part in the school play Agamemnon and did an excellent job. A year later, he enrolled at Guildhall School of Music and Drama.
When he was 15 years old, Douglas started working with Curtis Brown Literary and Talent Agency. A year later, he landed his first professional acting role.
In 2009, Booth debuted on the big screen in a fantasy drama From Time to Time. After the movie came out, Douglas signed a contract with an American talent agency UTA. His next acting job was a supporting role in the TV mini-series The Pillars of the Earth (2010).
The fame came to Douglas when he was working on the TV film Worried About the Boy about George O'Dowd, better known as Boy George. Booth had the leading role. Boy George himself commended Douglas for his work. The young actor earned great reviews from the critics from The Daily Telegraph, The Independent, and other magazines. Many fans wanted to book Douglas Booth’ presence at their private events.