Jack O'Connell as Cook in Skins. At first I really hated him, but that changed when I got to know his past and his family situation. And in the end, he's the hero and the best friend you could wish for.
On this day the birth of Captain James Cook, English naval officer and one of the greatest navigators in history. His voyages in the Endeavour led to the European discovery of Australia, New Zealand and the Hawaiian Islands.