Owain Yeoman is a Welsh actor and alumnus of Brasenose.
He made his film debut as Lysander in the Oscar nominated film Troy. His credits also include The Nine, Kitchen Confidential, AMC's Turn (as Benedict Arnold) and the HBO series Generation Kill. Additionally, he portrayed CBI Agent Wayne Rigsby in The Mentalist and portrays Benny Gallagher in Emergence.
Owain also starred in the American Sniper, his first major breakthrough on the big screen. In 2011 he was awarded as one of BAFTA’s 'Brits to Watch'. Two upcoming credits are SAS Red Notice, based on a novel by Andy McNab, and Save The Cinema which he is currently filming.
The Conversation will include questions about Owain’s career, the film industry’s response to Covid, Hollywood and the global view of Britain, and Owain’s work with PETA on vegetarianism.