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Also in 1993 Sewell starred in the BBC serial of George Eliot's Middlemarch and on stage in Tom Stoppard's play Arcadia at The Royal National Theatre (Lyttelton).
His film work includes 1995's Cold Comfort Farm, directed by John Schlesinger, the lead role of John Murdoch in the science fiction film Dark City in 1998, Amazing Grace, The Illusionist and Nancy Meyers' romantic comedy The Holiday.
At the Sundance Film Festival in 2008, audiences walked out of the screening, and as of summer 2008, any theatrical release was still uncertain.
Despite the controversy, Sewell continues to staunchly support the film.
In this modern retelling of the story, the action moves from 17th century Padua, Italy to 21st century London.
This production marked the fourth time that Sewell had acted in a work based on a Shakespeare play since becoming a professional actor: he previously portrayed Hotspur in Henry IV, Part 1 in 1995, Fortinbras in Hamlet in 1996 and the title role in Macbeth in 1999.
He appeared in the premiere and first run of Tom Stoppard's latest play Rock 'n' Roll at the Royal Court Theatre from June to July 2006 and at the Duke of York's Theatre from July until November 2006.
" In 2008, Sewell appeared in the HBO miniseries John Adams as Alexander Hamilton.
He received critical praise for his portrayal of Charles II in the BBC's Charles II: The Power and The Passion.
He spoke of his unhappiness about this, saying that "[I] don't want to play a baddie again." notes Sewell.
"With me, it's like okay, how can I make this upper class bad guy in the 19th century different and interesting?