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Martin Jarvis

Martin Jarvis OBE is one of Britain's most versatile leading actors. His distinguished career continues to encompass just about every aspect of the entertainment industry: film, television, theatre, radio and audio recording. He is also the author of two bestselling books: a hilarious autobiography Acting Strangely and a compelling account of his award-winning time on Broadway in 2001: Broadway, Jeeves - The Diary of a Theatrical Adventure, both published by Methuen. In 2010 he starred as Vincent Hogg in a new production of Agatha Christie's The Mirror Cracked in ITV/WGHB's popular 'Miss Marple' series. In 2009, he starred in BBC2's comedy/drama Taking the Flak, receiving outstanding reviews for his performance as national treasure tv journalist David Bradburn. He stars in the feature film Neander Jin - Return of the Neanderthal Man (US/ Germany co-production, 2010) as Peter Blodnik, network mogul.


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Born:
Aug 4, 1941 In Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
77
First Appeared:
In the series Dixon of Dock Green 1955-07-09
Latest Project:
Movie New Chilling Tales: The Anthology 2018-10-01
Known For
Poster of Batman: Assault on Arkham
Poster of Wreck-It Ralph
Poster of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
Poster of Huxley Pig
Filmography
Movie New Chilling Tales: The Anthology host 2018-10-01
Movie Hallelujah! 2016-10-07
Series Cosmos Humphry Davy (voice) 2014-03-09
Movie United Passions Sir Stanley Rous 2014-06-19
Movie Batman: Assault on Arkham Alfred Pennyworth (voice) 2014-08-12
Movie Phil Spector British TV Interviewer 2013-03-24
Series Endeavour Henry Broom 2013-04-14
Movie Wreck-It Ralph Saitine (voice) 2012-11-01
Movie Neander-Jin: The Return of the Neanderthal Man Unknown 2011-05-11
Movie The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Birger 2011-12-14
Movie An Audience with Ken Dodd Himself 2010-05-09
Movie Beware of What You Wish For hinself 2010-01-01
Movie Inside the Actor's Workshop Interviewer 2010-09-15
Series Just William Narrator (voice) 2010-12-28
Series Taking the Flak Unknown 2009-07-08
Movie Underfist: Halloween Bash Nergal / Police Officer / Tarvis 2008-10-12
Movie The Ruby in the Smoke Voice of Capt. Lockhart (voice) 2006-12-27
Series The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Series The Life and Times of Juniper Lee Unknown 2005-05-30
Movie Much Ado About Nothing Leonard 2005-11-07
Series ShakespeaRe-Told Leonard 2005-11-07
Series Stargate Atlantis Unknown 2004-07-15
Movie Mrs Caldicot's Cabbage War JB 2003-01-30
Series The Inspector Lynley Mysteries Cowfrey Pitt 2002-04-08
Series Bootleg Mr. Blades 2002-12-08
Movie Lorna Doone Baron de Whichehalse 2001-03-11
Movie By Jeeves Jeeves 2001-10-17
Series Max Steel John Dread 2000-02-25
Movie Sex 'n' Death Neil Biddle 1999-12-14
Series Space Island One Unknown 1998-01-07
Movie Titanic Duff Gordon 1997-11-18
Series Extreme Ghostbusters Unknown 1997-09-01
Series Richie Rich Cadbury, Bascomb 1996-09-14
Movie Moses Moses / God (voice) 1996-10-15
Movie The Absence Of War Unknown 1995-05-18
Series Space: Above and Beyond Maj. Cyril MacKendrick 1995-09-24
Series Scarlet and Black Monsieur de Renal 1993-10-31
Series Walker, Texas Ranger Unknown 1993-04-21
Movie Emily's Ghost Papa 1992-01-01
Series A Touch of Frost Unknown 1992-12-06
Series Shakespeare: The Animated Tales Unknown 1992-11-09
Series Murder Most Horrid Unknown 1991-11-14
Movie The Fool of the World and the Flying Ship Sharp Shooter / Lightening (voice) 1990-09-28
Series Agatha Christie's Poirot Captain Warburton 1989-01-08
Series Huxley Pig 1989-06-05
Movie Buster Inspector Jack Mitchell 1988-09-16
Movie Make and Break Frank 1987-01-02
Series Inspector Morse Unknown 1987-01-06
Series Lovejoy Unknown 1986-01-10
Series Casualty Bart 1986-09-06
Movie Doctor Who: Vengeance on Varos The Governor 1985-01-26
Series Murder, She Wrote Unknown 1984-09-30
Series Natural World Narrator 1983-10-30
Series Countdown Unknown 1982-11-02
Movie The Bunker Johannes Hentschel 1981-04-15
Series The Bunker Johannes Hentschel 1981-01-27
Series Breakaway Unknown 1980-01-11
Series An Audience with... Himself 1978-01-08
Series Enemy at the Door Nils Borg 1978-01-28
Series Rings on Their Fingers Unknown 1978-10-13
Movie Charades Sir Fergus / Sir James 1977-12-13
Series Rumpole of the Bailey Unknown 1975-12-17
Series Within These Walls Unknown 1974-01-04
Movie Doctor Who: Invasion of the Dinosaurs Butler 1974-02-16
Series The Pallisers Unknown 1974-01-19
Movie The Moonstone Godfrey Ablewhite 1972-01-01
Series Arthur of the Britons Unknown 1972-12-06
Series The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes Unknown 1971-09-20
Movie Taste the Blood of Dracula Jeremy Secker 1970-05-07
Movie The Last Escape Lt. Donald Wilcox 1970-05-06
Series Paul Temple Unknown 1969-11-23
Series Nicholas Nickleby Nicholas Nickleby 1968-02-11
Movie Secrets of a Windmill Girl Unknown 1966-01-02
Movie Doctor Who: The Web Planet Hillo 1965-03-20
Series Detective Unknown 1964-03-30
Series Doctor Who Butler / Voice in Reminder Room 1963-11-23
Series Dixon of Dock Green Unknown 1955-07-09