Charlie Cox (born 15 December 1982) is an English actor.
Cox appears in the Richard Fell adaptation of the 1960s science fiction series A for Andromeda, on the UK digital television station BBC Four. He also performs in several movies, such as The Merchant of Venice and Casanova.
His most recent role is that of Tristan Thorn in the 2007 movie Stardust, which was released in America on August 10. The movie will be released in Britain on October 19, 2007 and on the 20th of September, 2007 in Australia and New Zealand.
Stardust is a 2007 fantasy film directed by Matthew Vaughn. The film is based on Neil Gaiman's novella of the same name, illustrated by Charles Vess, originally published by DC Comics, and stars an ensemble cast.The film's plot begins around 150 years ago, in an English town named Wall. Wall is built beside a wall which is secretly a portal to a magical kingdom named Stormhold. After a man named Dunstan Thorne (Nathaniel Parker as the elder) crosses the wall, he meets and makes love to a woman, Una (Kate Magowan), who is the slave of the witch Ditchwater Sal (Melanie Hill). Nine months later, Una sends him a baby in a basket—their infant son, Tristan.Eighteen years later, the King of Stormhold (Peter O'Toole) is dying, and his seven sons, four alive (Septimus, Primus, Tertius, and Secundus) and three already dead and looking on as ghosts (Quartus, Quintus, and Sextus) fight for who will be the next king. Secundus appears late, and the king tricks him into being pushed off a balcony..., http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0486655