It's going to be a very tricky problem to resolve. Sean Maguire: Yes, I was always a Robin Hood fan, and now I have a nephew who is five and he likes to pick up a pretend bow and arrow and sword like he wants to be a knight. SM: Well, first of all I think America has just as many brilliant, talented actors. A: It’s an excellent time. He starred in the CBS sitcom The Class, playing gay character Kyle Lendo, but the show was cancelled in May 2007. Sean was born on 18 April 1976 in Ilford, Essex, England. "Once Upon a Time" archer Sean Maguire revisits the trail that led him to Sherwood Forest. I think this British work ethic that is engrained in us is very appealing to American producers. To what do you attribute this? Radical extremists. [5][6] The show premiered in the United States on Comedy Central on 9 April 2009, in Canada on Citytv on 8 June, and in the United Kingdom on BBC Two on 11 June. [9] They held a second wedding on 30 December 2014. Robin has a son, Roland, with a woman named Marian, who mysteriously disappeared and was presumed dead. I really enjoyed it. ", "Interview with Sean Maguire – 'Songs For Amy, "Michelle Ryan and Sean Maguire on Mister Eleven",, Wikipedia articles with MusicBrainz identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Episodes: "Driven", "Inmates", "Hide and Seek", Recurring role (seasons 3–4, 6); main role (season 5); guest role (season 7); 56 episodes, Episodes: "Do Something Crazy", "The Mountain of Ghosts", "Magicians Anonymous", "Acting Dean", "Garden Variety Homicide", "Cello Squirrel Daffodil", "Purgatory", "Be the Hyman", "The Balls", "Fillory and Further", This page was last edited on 9 November 2020, at 19:49. I'm as excited as you are to see where it all goes this season. Maguire auditioned for the role of Sasha in the 2011 cult classic Knives with the role eventually being given to Kiryl Mihailovich Smaliakou. Makes me wonder if you would consider doing more stage work. Sean Maguire on Robin Hood's Death on Once Upon a Time Once Upon a Time's Sean Maguire Admits His Last Scene With Lana Parrilla "Was Emotional and … A: At the time when I shot it, there were about 60 million people living in Great Britain, and 25 million of them were watching twice a week. There’s not enough adjectives to describe how great he is. XG: Do you have any clear memories on working with Sir Lawrence Olivier? What can we expect from Robin Hood in Season Five? Sean Maguire (left) with the rest of the main cast of Once Upon A Time. I'm listening to the original Gene Wilder/Charlie And The Chocolate Factory soundtrack with my son. And there's a cool novelty with the accent. So the offer to do music was still there and I thought "carpe diem - I should seize the day and roll the dice and do it." Everything I've been told about being a father is true - being sleep-deprived and all that, but this boy is extraordinary. Sean Maguire would appear to be having a fairy-tale career. Would you call yourself a jock? I was sometimes embarrassed by the cheesiness of the records, but ultimately I'm glad I did it. There's certainly an abundance of British actors working in American television. XG: Is there a certain kind of role that you'd like to play? This gifted actor has brought his special interpretation of the romantic hero to ABC's hit fantasy drama Once Upon a Time which premieres Sunday, September 27 from 8-9pm ET/PT on ABC. Sean Maguire (left) describes this photo as him not understanding a joke told by Once Upon A Time's 1st AD Rob Duncan. By signing up, you agree to our Terms of Use and acknowledge the data practices in our Privacy Policy. I've been offered to do a musical part, but actors in musicals are doing eight shows a week - it's an enormous endeavor. Check out some of the IMDb editors' favorites movies and shows to round out your Watchlist. Sean played the role of Euan in The WB sitcom, Off Centre, and most recently he has been playing the role of Robin Hood in ABC's hit series Once Upon A Time (2013) replacing Tom Ellis in the role. Sean Martin Michael Maguire was born on April 18, 1976 in the town of Ilford in the county of Essex in the United Kingdom. From the Sainsbury's Kitchen, Meet the Spartans: Prepare for Thrusting Featurette. Photo courtesy of ABC. The crowds were there and so I thought I will play the character of a pop star.