WorldCat Identities

Mays, Daniel

Works: 87 works in 202 publications in 4 languages and 14,281 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Crime films  War films  Romance films  Melodrama  Animated films  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Editor, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Daniel Mays
Atonement by Joe Wright( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2,541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1935, thirteen-year-old fledgling writer Briony Tallis and her family live a life of wealth and privilege in their enormous mansion. On the warmest day of the year, the country estate takes on an unsettling hothouse atmosphere, stoking Briony's vivid imagination. Robbie Turner, the educated son of the family's housekeeper, carries a torch for Briony's headstrong older sister Cecilia. He hopes that Cecilia has comparable feelings. All it will take is one spark for this relationship to combust. When it does, Briony - who has a crush on Robbie, is compelled to interfere. She goes so far as to accuse Robbie of a crime he did not commit. Cecilia and Robbie declare their love for each other, but, ultimately, he is arrested. Briony bears false witness and the course of three lives is changed forever. As Briony grow older, she continues to seek forgiveness for her childhood misdeed. Through a terrible and courageous act of imagination, she finds the path to her uncertain atonement, and to an understanding of the power of enduring love
The adventures of Tintin by Hergé( Visual )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unquenchably curious young reporter Tintin and his fiercely loyal dog Snowy discover a model ship carrying an explosive secret. Drawn into a centuries-old mystery, Tintin find himself in the sightlines of Ivan Ivanovitch Sakharine, a diabolical villain who believes Tintin has stolen a priceless treasure tied to a dastardly pirate. With the help of Snowy, Captain Haddock, and bumbling detectives Thompson & Thompson, Tintin will travel half the world to find the final resting place of The Unicorn
Nanny McPhee returns by Emma Thompson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1,521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Nanny McPhee appears at the farmhouse door of a busy young mother Isabel Green, she discovers that Mrs. Green's children are in an all-out household war with their two spoiled city cousins. Relying on everything from a flying motorcycle and a statue that comes to life to a tree-climbing piglet and an elephant that turns up in the oddest places, Nanny McPhee uses her magic to show the children five valuable lessons, the most important of which is how to get along
Vera Drake by Mike Leigh( Visual )

24 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in English and Turkish and held by 1,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abortionist Vera Drake finds her beliefs and practices clash with the mores of 1950s Britain
The bank job( Visual )

19 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The infiltrator( Visual )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A U.S. Customs official uncovers a money laundering scheme involving Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar
Made in Dagenham( Visual )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Machinist Rita O'Grady leads a strike in Dagenham to get equal pay for equal work and it helps women around the world
The secret life of words by Isabel Coixet( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hannah, a recluse who wears a hearing aid, is forced by her employer to take a vacation. On holiday she finds a job on an oil rig caring for Josef, a burn victim who has temporarily lost his sight. Hannah's job is to care for Josef until he is stable enough to be transferred. There is almost no one on the rig, except a cook, an oceanographer and a few others out at sea. Hannah tends to Josef and he slowly breaks her shell of silence
The Limehouse Golem by Olivia Cooke( Visual )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lizzie has been accused of murdering her husband, and her death by hanging seems all but inevitable. That is until Detective Inspector John Kildare is assigned to the case of a serial killer who murders innocent victims while leaving his distinctive signature in blood
The great fire by Andrew Buchan( Visual )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Great Fire of London raged for four days in 1666, making over 70,000 of the city's 80,000 inhabitants homeless. From King Charles II and Samuel Pepys to Thomas Farriner, The King's Baker in whose premises the fire began, witness the chaos of a city imploding, and the fear and rumors of treachery that took hold. This drama recreates the chaos of a city imploding, and the fear and rumors of treachery that took hold
Red Riding by Tony Grisoni( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... the sort of undertaking the BBC excels at ..."--Roger Ebert
Line of duty( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The critically acclaimed drama returns for six more riveting episodes. In this season, DC Kate Fleming and DS Steve Arnott of AC-12 investigate the conduct of Sergeant Danny Waldron of the Armed Response Unit
World War One : the people's story( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cast of British actors bring the First World War to life in this documentary created to commemorate the conflict's centennial in 2014. This four-part series mixes archival footage with reenactments by actors playing real participants in the war and performing excerpts from their original letters, memoirs, and diaries of the time
Red riding( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a little girl is kidnapped, Detective Maurice Jobson is disturbed by similarities between this case and one he investigated in the 1970's, and for which apparently an innocent man may have been sent to jail
Outcasts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Earth becomes uninhabitable, a surviving group of pioneers decides to leave for the planet Carpathia to rebuild their lives, and hopefully the human race. The series takes viewers into a the new frontier as it explores survival, sex, politics and the drive for power in a new post-Earth era. And as the group continue to work and live together, they come to realize that this brave new world harbors a lurking mystery that threatens to topple the fragile peace they built
Public enemies by Victoria( Visual )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Public Enemies is a 3-part British drama about parole officer Paula Radnor who is suspended from her job when a former client, an ex-murderer, kills again on her watch
Shifty( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shifty, a young crack cocaine dealer in London, sees his life quickly spiral out of control when his best friend returns home. Stalked by a customer desperate to score at all costs, and with his family about to turn their back on him for good, Shifty must out-run and out-smart a rival drug dealer, intent on setting him up for a big fall. As his long time friend Chris, confronts the dark past he left behind him, Shifty is forced to face up to the violent future he's hurtling towards
Half broken things( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jean is a professional house-sitter who has been assigned one last job before her retirement: the large and palatial Walden Manor. Quiet and peaceful, Jean minds the house alone. Then one day visitors come to the door: a pregnant young girl names Steph who is feeing from her abusive boyfriend and Michael, the friendly stranger helping her run away, but in their attempt to escape a brutal past, they spiral deeper into a violent present and set off a trail of blood that leads directly to the front door of Walden Manor."--Container
Monroe : class of '76( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cars swerve to avoid an agitated man wandering on a freeway until the man is hit by a truck and killed. Eyewitnesses said the man, Pat Fisher, was clearly disturbed, and some on the police force think that no other explanation or investigation is necessary, except for Detective Tom Monroe (Robert Carlyle, The Full Monty). Finding newspaper clippings, class photos and tape recordings about Fisher's classmates dating back to 1976 in the dead man's apartment, Monroe discovers three other mysterious deaths among the class. Soon the deaths and their strange circumstances, which date back to the kidnapping and murder of 10-year-old Amy Irvine, begin to haunt the detective as much as they did Fisher
Middletown( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reverend Gabriel Hunter is shocked when he returns home to Middletown to find the townspeople involved in cockfighting, brawling, gambling and all manner of vice. Determined to save their souls, Gabriel comes down hard on the villagers, scolding them from the pulpit and demanding that they change their sinful wyas. He must face the unexpected resentful rebellion he faces from his own brother Jim. Gabriel's religious zeal grows ever more extreme
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Alternative Names
Daniel Mays acteur britannique

Daniel Mays actor britànic

Daniel Mays actor británico

Daniel Mays attore britannico

Daniel Mays britischer Schauspieler

Daniel Mays British actor

Daniel Mays britisk skodespelar

Daniel Mays britisk skuespiller

Daniel Mays Brits acteur

Daniel Mays brittisk skådespelare

Daniel Mays pemeran laki-laki asal Britania Raya

Daniel Mays Suurbritannia näitleja

Mays, Daniel Alan.

Mays, Danny 1978-

Дэниэл Мейс

דניאל מייס שחקן אנגלי

دانيال ميس

دانيال ميس ممثل بريطاني

دنیل میز

دنیل میز بازیگر بریتانیایی

대니얼 메이스

ダニエル・メイズ イギリス出身の俳優


English (114)

Spanish (1)

Turkish (1)

French (1)