Hugo Weaving is an English-Australian actor well known for his roles in fantasy adventure series like The Lord of the Rings trilogy and The Hobbit. He also provided the voice of Megatron in 2009's Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen.
Weaving has won two AFI Awards for Best Actor in a Leading Role. The accolades were given in recognition of his earlier work in the films Proof (1991) and The Interview (1998).
As renowned as he is for his work on the big screen, Hugo still feels the most at home when he's on stage. Today he continues to perform in Australian theater productions, usually with the Sydney Theater Company.