Hill has had many roles on screen since 1974, and is well known as Captain Smith in the Oscar-winning film Titanic (1997). His other supporting roles have been in The Scorpion King, Wimbledon, Joy Division, Franklyn, Valkyrie, and Outpost 11, mini-series such as The Grid, and British television shows like Sunshine, I, Claudius, and Five Days.
Hill was born in Blackley, Manchester, Lancashire in the United Kingdom. He attended Xaverian College, and then Manchester Polytechnic School of Drama at the same time as Richard Griffiths. He graduated with a diploma in theatre in 1970.
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