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Martin Jarvis

1941-08-04 Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, UK

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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.


New Chilling Tales: The Anthology host 2018-10-01
Hallelujah! 2016-10-07
Batman: Assault on Arkham Alfred Pennyworth (voice) 2014-08-12
United Passions Sir Stanley Rous 2014-06-19
Phil Spector British TV Interviewer 2013-03-24
Wreck-It Ralph Saitine (voice) 2012-01-01
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Birger 2011-12-14
Neander-Jin: The Return of the Neanderthal Man 2011-05-11
Beware of What You Wish For hinself 2010-01-01
Inside the Actor's Workshop Interviewer 2010-09-15
An Audience with Ken Dodd Himself 2010-05-09
Underfist - Halloween Bash Nergal / Police Officer / Tarvis 2008-10-12
The Ruby in the Smoke Voice of Capt. Lockhart (voice) 2006-12-27
Much Ado About Nothing Leonard 2005-11-07
Mrs Caldicot's Cabbage War JB 2003-01-30
Lorna Doone Baron de Whichehalse 2001-03-11
By Jeeves Jeeves 2001-10-17
Sex 'n' Death Neil Biddle 1999-12-14
Titanic Duff Gordon 1997-11-18
Moses Moses / God (voice) 1996-10-15
The Absence of War 1995-05-18
Emily's Ghost Papa 1992-01-01
The Fool of the World and the Flying Ship Sharp Shooter / Lightening (voice) 1990-09-28
Buster Inspector Jack Mitchell 1988-09-16
Make and Break Frank 1987-01-02
Doctor Who: Vengeance on Varos The Governor 1985-01-26
Hamlet Self - Presenter 1984-01-01
The Bunker Johannes Hentschel 1981-04-15
Charades Sir Fergus / Sir James 1977-12-13
Doctor Who: Invasion of the Dinosaurs Butler 1974-02-16
The Moonstone Godfrey Ablewhite 1972-01-01
The Last Escape Lt. Donald Wilcox 1970-05-06
Taste the Blood of Dracula Jeremy Secker 1970-05-07
Secrets of a Windmill Girl 1966-01-02
Doctor Who: The Web Planet Hillo 1965-03-20