Patrick George "Paddy" Considine (born 5 September 1973 in Burton upon Trent, England) is an English actor, filmmaker and musician.
He was noticed in the early 2000s with his performances in independent films that prompted The Observer to describe him as "the best-kept secret in British movies". He wrote and directed Tyrannosaur, a movie based on his own directorial debut, the 2007 short film Dog Altogether.
Works on TV Tropes:
- 24-Hour Party People (2002) as Rob Gretton
- In America (2002) as Johnny
- Dead Man's Shoes (2004) as Richard - Wrote the film
- My Summer of Love (2004) as Phil
- Cinderella Man (2005) as Mike Wilson
- This Is England (2006) - Uncredited writer
- Hot Fuzz (2007) as DS Andy Wainwright
- The Bourne Ultimatum (2007) as Simon Ross
- Tyrannosaur (2011) - Wrote and directed
- The World's End (2013) as Steven Prince
- The Death of Stalin (2017) as Comrade Andryev
- Informer (2018) as Gabe Waters