Joseph Morgan is a British actor. He was born in south London in around 1980.
While still a boy he moved with his family to Swansea in Wales, moving back to London to study drama in his late teens.
He starred in the first series of the Sky One UK television series Hex, as Troy. Joseph has also appeared in the films Alexander and Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World and the BBC2 miniseries, The Line of Beauty. He has also been in the television series Doc Martin and played William in Mansfield Park alongside Billie Piper. He is leading in the new Ben-Hur film being made for ABC TV in America.