Minghella is currently shooting the second season of the critically acclaimed Hulu series The Handmaid’s Tale, opposite Elisabeth Moss and Joseph Fiennes. Last year, season one was awarded with 8 Primetime Emmys and nominated in 4 additional categories.
Minghella recently wrapped his directorial debut, TEEN SPIRIT, starring Elle Fanning and produced by Automatik and Interscope Records. In 2016 Minghella wrote and produced Alexandre Aja’s THE 9TH LIFE OF LOUIS DRAX, which starred Sarah Gadon, Aaron Paul and Jamie Dornan. His other acting credits include INTO THE FOREST, opposite Ellen Page; HORNS, opposite Daniel Radcliffe; Shawn Levy’s THE INTERNSHIP, opposite Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson; THE IDES OF MARCH, opposite Ryan Gosling, George Clooney and Philip Seymour Hoffman; David Fincher’s THE SOCIAL NETWORK, opposite Jesse Eisenberg and Andrew Garfield; AGORA opposite Rachel Weisz.
Minghella attended Columbia University and the National Youth Theater in London. He resides in both London and Los Angeles.
Nick is a Guardian in Gilead, the totalitarian theocracy that has taken over America. Living in Commander Waterford’s house, working as his driver, he makes a connection with Offred, although she’s unsure whether he’s an Eye, working for the secret police.