Now The Hobbit star is appearing in thriller film The Owners alongside Game Of Thrones actress Maisie Williams.
Opening up on the experience of filming with the star, he said: “It was great, Maisie ‘Amazing’ Williams is what I call her. She knows the industry backwards.
“I think her future as an actress is going to be great,” he added.
The film focuses on Dr Richard Huggins and his wife Ellen (played by Rita Tushingham) who leave their house one night, only for it to be robbed by a gang of youngsters.
However, the tables are turned once the elderly couple comes home to discover the home raiders and opts to take them hostage.
Signature Entertainment presents The Owners on Digital Platforms from February 22 and DVD on March 1.