ByVaria Fedko-Blake, writer at
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Varia Fedko-Blake

A star of Harry Potter, Twilight and The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones, it often appears as if actor Jamie Campbell Bower really does his fingers in all of the supernatural pies. Yet, how much do you really know about the handsome actor?

Here's a few facts about the British talent you should have probably known by now:

1. He was born in London, England

His parents are both very involved in the music industry, with him mom working as a music managers and his dad employed by Gibson Guitar Corporation.

2. He was a part-time model in London when he landed his first acting role

A good friend of his introduced him to her agent and he landed the part of Rocker in movie RocknRolla.

3. He's appeared in a number of music videos

Most notably perhaps in 'Never Let Me Go' by Florence + The Machine.

4. He absolutely loves tattoos!

Some of his ink includes a rose on the knee and a skull on one of his fingers. Speaking of his body art, he's previous said:

"I have a light side and a dark side that my tattoos represent. My left side is my dark side, and my right side is my light side. I have a big skull on the back of my left calf, and on my right calf I have a bird with flowers behind it. I want to get more skulls on my left side and more flowers and pretty shit on my right."

5. He's the leading vocalist and guitarist in band Counterfeit

The band has been in action since 2015 in London and going from strength to strength as it's been making its way around the festival circuits.

6. Jamie used to be engaged to a fellow Harry Potter star

Yep, after meeting Bonnie Wright (Ginny Weasley) on the set of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1, they dated for a couple of years and even got engaged. Not long after, they broke up.

7. Edi Gathegi is a super good pal of his

Another thing you may have not known is that Laurent from The Twilight Saga: New Moon is very close with Caius. Vamps unite!

8. He's still dating Lily Collins

Following reports that The Mortal Instruments co-stars had called it quits, it seems that Jamie is now back together with his former flame (Lily Collins) so prepare to real tears of despair.

What is your favorite Jamie Campbell Bower movie?


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