Actor Clive Owen first gained international acclaim for the 1998 film Croupier, but it was 2004's Closer, in which he starred opposite Julia Roberts, Jude Law and Natalie Portman, that made him a star. The actor also scored a Best Supporting Actor Oscar nomination for his performance. He went on to star in the hit films Inside Man, Children of Men and Elizabeth: The Golden Age. In 2012, Owen scored an Emmy nomination for the HBO TV movie Hemingway & Gellhorn. He currently stars on Cinemax's The Knick and can next be seen in The Confirmation.