Jason Watkins

Biography

Jason Watkins (born July 30th, 1970), is an award-nominated[1] British stage, film and television actor. Since training at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, he has established himself as a stage actor, and is a member of the National Theatre company.[2] He was nominated for a Laurence Olivier Theatre Award in 2001 (2000 season) for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in A Servant For Two Masters (Young Vic, subsequently transferred to New Ambassadors Theatre).[3] Other theatre work includes Philistines and Landscape with Weapon (by Joe Penhall) at the National Theatre, London (2007) and A Laughing Matter (by April De Angelis) at the Liverpool Playhouse in 2003 (for which he was hailed as "magnificent" for his portrayal of the actor David Garrick). Watkins' most prominent television roles have included vampire leader Herrick in Being Human, crime suspect Jason Buliegh in Conviction, Bradley Stainer in Funland and dog-walking crime witness Francis Cross in Five Days. He also played Plornish in the 2008 BBC production of Little Dorrit, and Cabbage Patterson in the BBC's ongoing production of Lark Rise to Candleford. Watkins performed a memorable cameo in episode seven of the second series of Life on Mars (as Gene Hunt's dissolute lawyer Colin Merric).[4]In 2006 he played real life pioneering radiologist Ernest Wilson in BBC pilot Casualty 1906. He is now set to star in the BBC's dark comedy Psychoville, as Peter Bishop, owner of Hoyti Toyti, an antique shop specialising in toys

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Birth Place

Albrighton, Shropshire, England, UK

Birth Date

10/28/1966
Known For
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Nativity 2: Danger in the Manger!

Gordon Shakespeare

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Miss Austen Regrets

Rev. Clarke

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The Trick

Phil Jones

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She Stoops to Conquer

Diggory

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Housewife 49

Dr. Roger Brierley

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Wicked Little Letters

Mr. Treading

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The History of Mr Polly

Vicar

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My Family and Other Animals

Durant

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High Hopes

Wayne

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Lost Christmas

Noel Noble

Starring In
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Wicked Little Letters

Mr. Treading

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The Trick

Phil Jones

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The Man Who Killed Don Quixote

Rupert

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The Children Act

Nigel Pauling

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Hampstead

James Smythe

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Nativity 3: Dude, Where's my Donkey?!

Gordon Shakespeare

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Nativity 2: Danger in the Manger!

Gordon Shakespeare

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Lost Christmas

Noel Noble

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Nativity!

Gordon Shakespeare

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Wild Child

Mr. Nellist

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Miss Austen Regrets

Rev. Clarke

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The Golden Compass

Bolvangar Official

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The History of Mr Polly

Vicar

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Five Days (HBO Miniseries)

Francis Cross

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Sixty Six

Mr. Spender

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Confetti

Gregory

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Housewife 49

Dr. Roger Brierley

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Sex Traffic

Inspector Lucas Reese

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My Family and Other Animals

Durant

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Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason

Charlie Parker-Knowles

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She Stoops to Conquer

Diggory

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Circus

Dom

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Onegin

Guillot

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Tomorrow Never Dies

Principal Warfare Officer - HMS Bedford

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Split Second

Coroner's Assistant

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High Hopes

Wayne

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