Birth name: James Campbell M. Bower
Known as: Jamie Campbell Bower
Date of Birth: November 22nd, 1988
Place of Birth: London, England, UK
Jamie Campbell Bower is an English actor, singer and former model. Bower is best known for his role as Anthony Hope in Tim Burton’s Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, his role of Caius in The Twilight Saga: New Moon and his role of King Arthur in the Starz original series Camelot. He also appeared as the young Gellert Grindelwald in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1 and will play Jace Wayland in the upcoming film adaption of the first book of The Mortal Instruments.
Bower was born in London. His mother, Anne Elizabeth (née Roseberry), is a music manager, and his father, David Bower, works for the Gibson Guitar Corporation. His maternal great-great-great-great-grandfather was Sir John Campbell, of Airds, Lieutenant Governor of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. He attended Bedales, and is a former member of the National Youth Music Theatre and the National Youth Theatre. He began his professional career when friend Laura Michelle Kelly, who also appears in Sweeney Todd, recommended him to her agent. In addition to acting, he is also the lead singer in the band The Darling Buds. Bower was a part-time model with Select Model Management in London.
In February 2010, Bower was confirmed to be dating his Harry Potter co-star Bonnie Wright. In April 2011, the couple officially announced their engagement. Wright played Ginny Weasley in all eight Harry Potter films.