Clive Owen (born October 3, 1964) is an English actor of television, stage, and film. Starting in television, his first major Hollywood role was opposite Creator/HalleBerry in ''Film/TheRichMansWife''. His breakthrough role, however, was his critically acclaimed starring turn in Creator/MikeHodges' ''Film/{{Croupier}}''. Since then, he has had major roles in films as diverse as ''Film/GosfordPark'', ''Film/TheBourneIdentity'', ''Film/SinCity'', ''Film/InsideMan'', and ''Film/ChildrenOfMen''.