West played the disfigured supervillain, Jigsaw, in the 2008 film Marvel's Punisher: War Zone.In 2010 he had a role as General Virilus in Neil Marshall's adventure thriller Centurion. He appeared in the role of Oliver Cromwell in the Channel 4 series The Devil's Whore. West", the opening track on Eminem's 2009 album Relapse, as a doctor discharging Eminem from a rehab facility.His most notable television role has been starring in The Wire as the American police detective Jimmy Mc Nulty.West was praised for the accuracy of his character's American accent.Alongside Harry, Skarsgård and several wounded soldiers, West successfully made it to the South Pole on 13 December 2013.12 episodes Broadcasting Press Guild Award for Best Actor Nominated—Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film Nominated—Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Movie/Miniseries Actor Eileen Atkins, Bob Balaban, Alan Bates, Charles Dance, Stephen Fry, Michael Gambon, Richard E.Grant, Tom Hollander, Derek Jacobi, Kelly Macdonald, Helen Mirren, Jeremy Northam, Clive Owen, Ryan Phillippe, Maggie Smith, Geraldine Somerville, Kristin Scott Thomas, Sophie Thompson, Emily Watson, James Wilby Christine Baranski, Ekaterina Shchelkanova, Taye Diggs, Denise Faye, Colm Feore, Richard Gere, Deidre Goodwin, Queen Latifah, Lucy Liu, Susan Misner, Mýa, John C.In 2006 West made a guest appearance as an actor in a sketch in The Catherine Tate Show, alongside "Frankie Howerd impressionist".
I don’t care what a dick he is - I just put it all in perspective.” Perhaps next year will be West’s turn to shine at the Golden Globe Awards, where last year The Affair won the Best TV Drama award, with Wilson winning Best Actress.West reads extracts from Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen; Lady Chatterley's Lover by D. Lawrence; High Fidelity by Nick Hornby; The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton; Life Class by Pat Barker; The Moment You Were Gone by Nicci Gerrard; and Something Childish But Very Natural by Katherine Mansfield.He led Team Canada/Australia for Walking With The Wounded, a fundraising event for wounded soldiers."We would love someone who has a feeling for the house's provenance and history to take it on, and love it as we have." West, an Old Etonian who played Detective Jimmy Mc Nulty in the cult US television series The Wire, appealed to the University of Limerick to help the family out in January."It is a living piece of Irish history so maybe the University should get involved and make this place a link between art and architecture in Ireland as it's absolutely steeped in culture and heritage," he said.