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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
EastEnders Nick Cotton / Nick
(1985-2015)
My Lonely Me
(2015)
An American Werewolf in London
(1981)
The Great Train Robbery
The Great Train Robbery First Pickpocket
(1979)

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 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)
Dad
 1998 Lenny Goes to Town (TV Series)
- Cambridge (1998)
 1998 Knight School (TV Series)
Wormwood
- 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)
Pianist
- 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)
Midwink
- 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)
Simmy
- Five Fall into Adventure (1995) ... Simmy
 1994 Pussy in Boots (TV Movie)
The Wicked Giant
 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)
Eddie
- 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)
Cabbie
- 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 Play for Today (TV Series)
Young man on tube
- Life After Death (1982) ... Young man on tube
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Other Works:

Public Information TV commercial for "Stupid Git" (Anti-drink'n'drive campaign) (UK) (1982) See more »

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Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Trivia:

Ranked #44 in the 100 Greatest EastEnders (1985) Characters of All Time for his performance as Nick Cotton (2010). See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

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