Date of Birth : Jan 1st 1970
Award-winning English film and television actor.
In his first ever film role, he played the lead character, Shaun, in This Is England, written and directed by Shane Meadows. His performance won the British Independent Film Awards 2006 honour for Most Promising Newcomer (On Screen).
On television he played the character Dizzy, a young boy mentored by Adam Solomons (Luke Treadaway), in the 2006 BBC drama series The Innocence Project. The program was cancelled after eight episodes due to poor ratings and negative reviews. Turgoose’s character was in six of the eight episodes.
Turgoose appears in the forthcoming film The Scouting Book For Boys.