Toby Jones plays the voice of Dobby.
 Early life
Jones was born in Hammersmith, London, the son of actors Jennifer (née Heslewood) and Freddie Jones (He appeared with his father in the film Ladies in Lavender). His brothers are Rupert Jones, a director, and Casper Jones, a minor actor who works in Brighton. He attended Abingdon School in Oxfordshire in the early 1980s, alongside actor Tom Hollander and the members of Radiohead. He studied Drama at the University of Manchester from 1986 to 1989.
Jones has appeared in more than twenty films since his first role in 1992 in the film adaptation of Orlando. He voiced Dobby the house-elf in the Harry Potter films and played Oblomov in the 2005 BBC Radio 4 adaptation of the novel. He also appeared as Robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury, one of Queen Elizabeth I's councilmen in the HBO/Channel 4 production Elizabeth I. In 2006 he portrayed Truman Capote in the biopic Infamous. He appeared in the film adaptation of Stephen King's The Mist in 2007. In 2008, Jones portrayed Karl Rove in Oliver Stone's W. and as Hollywood agent Swifty Lazar in Frost/Nixon. He appeared in Doctor Who on 15 May 2010 as the 'Dream Lord'. On 7 May 2010, he was confirmed as playing the role of Arnim Zola in Captain America: The First Avenger, which was released in 2011.
In 2001, he starred in the London West End comedy The Play What I Wrote, directed by Kenneth Branagh who also appeared alongside Jones for his role as Gilderoy Lockhart, in Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. His comic turn as Arthur earned him the Olivier Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role, and when the play moved to Broadway in 2003, he was nominated for a Tony Award.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 Births, Marriages & Deaths Index of England & Wales, 1916–2005.; at ancestry.com
- ↑ Toby Jones Biography (1964?-)
- ↑ Toby Jones to play evil scientist in 'Captain America' (exclusive)
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