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John Altman (II)

John Altman was born on March 2, 1952 in Reading, Berkshire, England as John Clarkson Stewart. He is an actor, known for EastEnders (1985), My Lonely Me (2015) and An American Werewolf in London (1981). He was previously married to Bridget Pouhan. See full bio »

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Known For

EastEnders Nick Cotton / Nick
My Lonely Me
An American Werewolf in London
The Great Train Robbery
The Great Train Robbery First Pickpocket


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 2018 I am Khama (announced)
Rev. William Willoughby (voice)
 2017 Is This Now (filming)
 2016 Essex Vendetta
Marine Police Officer
 2016 Perfect Break
 2015 My Lonely Me
 2014 Johnny Altman and JoanOvArc: Wild One (Video short)
Lead Singer
 2009 Photo Shoot
Wayne Wilson
 2006 1969 (Short)
 2006 The Insane (Short)
John Vincent Narration
 2005 It Could Be You
Tony Mantana
 2005 Hell to Pay (Video)
 2005 Balamory (TV Series)
- The Game Show (2005)
 2004 Bo' Selecta! (TV Series)
Nick Cotton
- Episode #3.4 (2004) ... Nick Cotton
 2001 Child in the Forest (TV Movie)
 1998 Lenny Goes to Town (TV Series)
- Cambridge (1998)
 1998 Knight School (TV Series)
- The Wooden Badger of St. Cuthbert's (1998) ... Wormwood
 1997 Adam's Family Tree (TV Series)
Angus the Caveman
- I'm the Urban Caveman (1997) ... Angus the Caveman
 1996 Chef! (TV Series)
- Lessons in Talking (1996) ... Pianist
 1996 Cold Lazarus (TV Mini-Series)
Restaurant Policeman
- Episode #1.1 (1996) ... Restaurant Policeman
 1995-1996 Black Hearts in Battersea (TV Series)
- Episode #1.6 (1996) ... Midwink
- Episode #1.5 (1996) ... Midwink
- Episode #1.4 (1996) ... Midwink
- Episode #1.3 (1996) ... Midwink
- Episode #1.2 (1996) ... Midwink
 1995 The Famous Five (TV Series)
- Five Fall into Adventure (1995) ... Simmy
 1994 Pussy in Boots (TV Movie)
The Wicked Giant
 1994 Heaven's a Drag
 1993 The Higher Mortals
Mr. Thomas
 1993 Seekers (TV Series)
Supt. Jellings
- Episode #1.2 (1993) ... Supt. Jellings
- Episode #1.1 (1993) ... Supt. Jellings
 1991 The Adventures of Scragtag and Toddles, Ace Detectives (TV Series)
Hatchet the Hitman
- The Mysterious Dognapping Incident (1991) ... Hatchet the Hitman
 1990 The Paradise Club (TV Series)
- Rock and Roll Roulette (1990) ... Eddie
 1988 Gentlemen and Players (TV Series)
Baz Newell
- It's All Who You Know (1988) ... Baz Newell
 1984 Minder (TV Series)
- The Car Lot Baggers (1984) ... Cabbie
 1983 Pictures (TV Mini-Series)
Lance Repton
- Episode #1.1 (1983) ... Lance Repton
 1982 The New Adventures of Lucky Jim (TV Series)
Vic Slater
- The Apartment (1982) ... Vic Slater
 1982 Remembrance
 1982 Play for Today (TV Series)
Young man on tube
- Life After Death (1982) ... Young man on tube
 1981 Memoirs of a Survivor
Gerald's Courtier
 1979 Quadrophenia
John (uncredited)
 1979 The Great Train Robbery
First Pickpocket
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Other Works:

He played "Nasty Nick" in the pantomime, "Robin Hood And The Babes in the Wood", at the Grand Opera House in York, North Yorkshire, England with Jonathon Morris, Jack Smethurst, Deborah McAndrew and Phil Rose in the cast. See more »

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Became a father for the 1st time at age 34 when his [now ex] wife Bridget Altman gave birth to their daughter Rosanna Ivy Altman in September 1986. See more »

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