If you’ve watched the previous seasons, you’re familiar with the character of Sir Reginald Hargreeves, which also known as The Monocle. You may have forgotten and this post reminds you who plays Sir Reginald Hargreeves in The Umbrella Academy series.
The Umbrella Academy is an American time travel superhero streaming television series based on the comic book series of the same name written by Gerard Way, illustrated by Gabriel Bá, and published by Dark Horse Comics. There have been three seasons filmed so far and it seems that the series will be renewed for the fourth season in the next weeks.
“Sir Reginald came from a time long ago from another dimension devastated by nuclear war. In 1928, he traveled to the United States and purchased the D.S. Umbrella Manufacturing Company from its owner J. King. In the 1950s and 1960s, he contributed to the advancement of space technology as the space race between the USA and USSR was underway. He was also involved with the Majestic 12 but broke ties with the organization over its role in the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.” See Sir Reginald Hargreeves’s biography on Fandom.
Who plays “Sir Reginald Hargreeves” in The Umbrella Academy?
It must be reminded of The Umbrella Academy characters while its third season premiering on June 22, 2022. Sir Reginald Hargreeves (The Monocle) is portrayed by 63 years old American-Canadian actor Colm Feore.
Feore is also known for roles including Martin Harrison in Chicago (2002), Lord Marshal Zhylaw in The Chronicles of Riddick (2004), First Gentleman Henry Taylor on 24 (2009), Cardinal Della Rovere on The Borgias (2011–2013), Laufey in Thor (2011), General Ted Brockhart on House of Cards (2016–2017), Declan Gallard on 21 Thunder (2017), and Wernher von Braun in For All Mankind (2019).