The actor's stand-out performance was lauded by critics and fans alike.He then demonstrated his range when he starred as poet Ted Hughes in the drama Around this time, rumors had begun to swirl about Craig becoming the next actor to play the role of legendary spy James Bond.
Another important role came in 1998 with the film , a biopic about the artist Francis Bacon (played by Derek Jacobi).
Craig co-starred as Bacon's lover George Dyer, a small-time thief.
Two years after her performance at the fair, Hewitt's mother enrolled her daughter in jazz, ballet and tap dance classes, which eventually landed the young performer a spot on the prized Texas Show Team, a cadre of performers who toured Europe and the former Soviet Union.
In 1989, a talent scout recommended that Jennifer and her mother, Pat, move to Los Angeles so Hewitt could pursue better acting and dancing opportunities. Hewitt quickly found work, appearing in television commercials for companies like Mattel Toys and LA Gear, the latter of which brought her on board for a world tour to promote its sneakers. Other credits followed, not all of them huge successes, including a string of failed television pilots.
Daniel Wroughton Craig was born on March 2, 1968, in Chester, England.