And I thought, 'I’m never going to get away from costume dramas! ofcongress liked this . The 1798 play André, based on Major André's execution, is one of the earliest examples of American tragedy. Played by Appears in John André Stop now if you haven’t seen it; just know this being a history-based drama, the information has been out there for, oh, 235 years. 1 Biography 2 Characters met 3 Behind the Scenes 3.1 Appearances Philomena Cheer was portrayed by Amy Gumenick in Seasons 1, 3 and 4 of Turn: Washington's Spies. He soon made his way to the Duchess of Gordon, where he met with General Henry Clinton. Previous - Next. John André was portrayed by JJ Feild in Seasons 1, 2 and 3 of Turn: Washington's Spies. Posted on June 1, 2014 Updated on June 1, 2014. There’s a feeling of ‘I know that you know that I know.’ That, to me, shows a mutual respect between them.”, The execution scene took place on a Virginia field on a “brutally cold and windy” day in late winter. Simcoe, during the war of the American Revolution; now first published, with a memoir of the author and other additions (New York: Bartlett & Welford.1844), 292. Major John André (May 2, 1750 – October 2, 1780) was a British Army officer hanged as a spy by the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War for assisting Benedict Arnold's attempted surrender of the fort at West Point, New York to the British. Major John Andre (May 2, 1750–Oct. your own Pins on Pinterest “The chattering and fear in my voice? But you get other jobs and you get on with life.”, Feild says he is open to the idea of more TV work down the line. Menu. Meanwhile, Arnold made it to safety behind British lines but found himself labeled a turncoat and treated with resentment by officers who would have preferred to trade him for André. In August 2018, Feild was cast in biographical film Ford v. Ferrari as automotive engineer, Roy Lunn. October 2, 1780 First appearance Main Characters. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Poor John André. 1 series, 3 seasons, 22 episodes, 1 comic. Discover (and save!) Rank “Some American books paint him as very nasty and others paint him as nicely as the British,” who had his remains dug up and reinterred in Westminster Abbey. As I share something to all of you. Major John André (May 2, 1750 – October 2, 1780) was a British Army officer hanged as a spy by the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War for assisting Benedict Arnold's attempted surrender of the fort at West Point, New York to the British. Later, in the autumn of 1776, in Brooklyn Harbor, two Redcoats visited Rogers on his armed sloop and gave the mercenary his payment. But the snakes are coming... TONIGHT #TURN @TurnAMC @AMC_TV #JJFeild General Clinton then told Rogers that his offer would be considered. Date of death He attended school in Geneva, returning to London in 1767, two years before his father died. Eric Andre was seriously injured -- and hospitalized -- after a wrestling stung gone wrong with John Cena ... and it's all on video. B. Ronald (Havertown, PA: Casemate Publishers, 2019). your own Pins on Pinterest Apr 5, 2015 - This Pin was discovered by Marinell DeGraffenreid. “Never again!” he swears. manamusesac reblogged this from rapid-apathy. “Owain is a force of nature and I didn’t get to do anything with him for a couple of years. British Rogers met with André, who asked him to ambush a rebel safe house in Connecticut. He never came home. But if you look at the official bloody portrait of John André, he had the braid.”, But like the braid, André’s mane — which, save for a few extensions was all Feild’s — is now history, thanks to the demands of producers of his next film (currently called The Etruscan Smile), which he started immediately after wrapping Turn. TURN: Washington's Spies | 01x01 Pilot"What are you waiting # * # abraham woodhull # anna strong # ben tallmadge # john andre # john graves simcoe # other shows you should be watching # perioddramaedit # See more ideas about turn ons, john andré, teaching american history. In the show, Agent 355 is the code name of a former slave named Abigail. There were good people and bad people on both sides of this occupation and conflict. Turn » Character Guide » John Andre. "Pilot" Profession I’ve had enough!’ If a movie had a tophat and a horse, I’ve been in it. Join Facebook to connect with Jon Andre' and others you may know. Major Andre devises a plan in this Sneak Peek from the Season 2 Premiere of TURN: Washington's Spies. JJ Feild was born on April 1, 1978 in Boulder, Colorado, USA as May 2, 1750 Age “I simply ducked out of the shot and they cut to a wide shot of the stuntman swinging.”. At the meeting, Rogers offered his services to the General Clinton and the British. "Trial and Execution" Rogers then saw André watching from a window on shore. [6]Sargent, The life and career of Major John André, 397. On the upside, André‘s demise means that Feild is finally free of waistcoats, riding breeches and boots. JJ Feild The British intelligence officer left his house in Manhattan thinking he was just going on an overnight work trip. List of American Revolutionary War battles, 1 series, 3 seasons, 22 episodes, 1 comic, https://turn.fandom.com/wiki/John_André/In-universe?oldid=20269. Battles/wars Philomena Cheer is a theater actress, as well as a former lover and a spy for John André. Season 3 2, 1780) was a British intelligence officer during the American Revolution.In 1779, he assumed oversight of secret intelligence for the British army and opened contact with American traitor Maj. Gen. Benedict Arnold.Andre was later captured, convicted, and hanged as a spy. Owain Yeoman: From 'Mentalist' to Benedict Arnold, “I always knew that was going to happen,” Feild tells USA TODAY by phone from Brooklyn, N.Y. “You just have to read the history books.” Three years, he says, “was the perfect amount of time to get in and out.”, He says he relished the scene with Yeoman’s Arnold. John Anderson “But for me, it’s not something you do just for the money. [7]John Graves Simcoe, Simcoe’s military journal: a history of the operations of a partisan corps, called the Queen’s Rangers, commanded by Lieut. Status Death Benedict Arnold plots to turn over West Point to the British. Tags: john andre major john andre jj feild amc turn turn amc turn washington's spies american revolution historical drama red coat gif gifset. Cause of death André (JJ Feild) went upriver to close the deal with turncoat Gen. Benedict Arnold (Owain Yeoman) to surrender West Point, a move he expected would win the war for the British and net him titles, land and the blessing of his girlfriend’s father. "Trial and Execution" 30: 10: June 27, 2016: 0.20: 0.67 There is an inevitable march to the gallows for the captured spies on both sides. Season 2 Instead, it got him captured by Washington’s troops and hanged after plans for West Point were found in his boot. He has been cast in the film adaptation of La sonrisa etrusca, alongside Brian Cox, Thora Birch and Rosanna Arquette. Then the guys from Napoleon Dynamite came along and wanted to make fun of all that. “I could be a Russian spy!”, Your California Privacy Rights/Privacy Policy. After being freed from Anna's estate, she was transferred as a gift by Major Hewlett to Major John André, where she had agreed to assist the Culper Ring in return for Anna caring for Cicero, her son. But that’s also what he said before signing onto 2013’s Austenland. “It wasn’t just all evil or heroic redcoats. Basic Information JJ Feild. View the profiles of people named Jon Andre'. From 2014 to 2016, Feild starred as Major John André in Turn: Washington's Spies on AMC. Deceased May 6, 2014 - This Pin was discovered by Sherri Weibert. Season 1 May 27, 2015 - This Pin was discovered by Troy Miller. 30 (at death) He sums up his doomed character as “a great man on the wrong side of history.” How great depends on which version of history you’re reading. Feild adds that the middle-class André, the son of a Swiss merchant father and French mother, “was as much European as he was British.” And for that reason, he wanted the character to stand out among the aristocrats who made up the British officer corps. Alias(es) British Army:Officer your own Pins on Pinterest The Life of John André: The Redcoat Who Turned Benedict Arnold by D. A. But we were still protecting our sources until the end because it would endanger them. Enjoy the best John Andre Quotes at BrainyQuote. It's where your interests connect you with your people. Idara Victor plays Agent 355 in the television series Turn: Washington's Spies. He’s a big guy and it’s fun to play against him.”, He’d also been anticipating the carriage scene in which André converses with his American intelligence counterpart, Benjamin Tallmadge, on the way to his execution. André negotiates for Peggy. Date of birth 2 Fans. John Andre was born in London in 1750 to French Protestant (Huguenot) parents. And for that reason, I wanted to find André’s individuality.”. In retaliation for her dalliances with Andre, Peggy Shippen falsely accuses her of treason against the crown. Name Hanged and then neck broken by Benjamin Tallmadge and Caleb Brewster. “That’s normally reserved for kings and queens,” says the actor, who has an English father and American mother and who unwittingly spent a fair amount of time around his character’s memorial as a student at London’s Westminster School. Quotations by John Andre, British Celebrity, Born May 2, 1750. So I went, ‘Great, perfect sendoff!’ That will be the end of my costume drama days. This story contains spoilers about Monday's Season 3 finale of AMC’s Turn: Washington’s Spies. JJ Feild, Actor: Captain America: The First Avenger. He was, after all, a relatively minor figure of the Revolution whose combat experience was limited to the 1775 siege of Fort Saint-Jean (St. John). The series originally aired on the AMC network for four seasons, from April 6, 2014, to August 12, 2017. Movies. Col. J.G. Last appearance Ex-lovers:Philomena CheerPeggy Shippen Turn: Washington's Spies (originally titled Turn and stylized as TURИ: Washington's Spies) is an American period drama television series based on Alexander Rose's book Washington's Spies: The Story of America's First Spy Ring (2007), a history of the Culper Ring. In 1775, Robert Rogers arrived in America from London. Seasons And with one quick snip, it’s all gone. Abigail is a former slave of Selah and Anna Strong and an associate of the Culper Ring. Nationality But while we were at Sundance for Austenland,” he recalls, “AMC approached me about Turn. “I wanted to show that he worked his way up and didn’t have the perfect powdered white wig.”, He did have the wig early on, but Feild was able to ditch it after asking executive producer Craig Silverstein, “‘Do you really want that for your seducer/lover for the next three years? Aug 20, 2020 - Explore Karen Stevens's board "TURN", followed by 168 people on Pinterest. John Andre. 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