Sean Bean
(born 17 April, 1959) played Richard Sharpe in all the Sharpe’s Rifles, Sharpe’s Eagle, Sharpe’s Company, Sharpe’s Enemy, Sharpe’s Honour, Sharpe’s Gold, Sharpe’s Battle, Sharpe’s Sword, Sharpe’s Mission, Sharpe’s Waterloo, Sharpe's Challenge, and Sharpe's Peril.

The role originally went to Paul McGann, but shortly after filming began, he broke his leg and was unable to continue. Sean Bean was the only actor available on short notice and he took over the role.

External LinksEdit

Sean Bean at the Internet Movie Database

The Sharpe Compendium

Sean Bean Online