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David Ashton was born as David Scott. He is an actor and writer, known for The Last King of Scotland (2006), Tomorrow Never Dies (1997) and The House of Mirth (2000). See full bio »
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 2010 The Savage Canvas (Short)
Derrick Widdecome
 2008 New Tricks (TV Series)
Judge
- Spare Parts (2008) ... Judge
 2002 Murder in Greenwich (TV Movie)
Chief Thao Ferris (as David Aston)
 2002 Waking the Dead (TV Series)
Father Cameron
- Deathwatch: Part 2 (2002) ... Father Cameron
- Deathwatch: Part 1 (2002) ... Father Cameron
 2002 Doctors (TV Series)
Rob Morrison
- Ghosts (2002) ... Rob Morrison
 2000 The House of Mirth
Lawyer
 2000 Glasgow Kiss (TV Series)
Alex Gemmell
 2000 Monarch of the Glen (TV Series)
Harold Xavier
- Episode #1.4 (2000) ... Harold Xavier
 1999 Life Support (TV Series)
Michael Calder
- Trust (1999) ... Michael Calder
 1998 Knight School (TV Series)
Hector Spleen
- The Wooden Badger of St. Cuthbert's (1998) ... Hector Spleen
 1998 Stiff Upper Lips
Dr. Henry
 1995-1997 Hamish Macbeth (TV Series)
Maj. Roddy Maclean / Fergusson Maclean
- Destiny: Part 1 (1997) ... Fergusson Maclean / Maj. Roddy Maclean
- More Than a Game (1997) ... Maj. Roddy Maclean (uncredited)
- The Trouble with Rory (1997) ... Maj. Roddy Maclean (uncredited)
- The Good Thief (1997) ... Maj. Roddy Maclean (uncredited)
 1997 The Heart Surgeon (TV Movie)
Gavin Cranmere
 1996 Alive and Kicking
Paris Mourner
 1993 Tis' the Season to be Jolly (TV Movie)
Prison Governor
 1993 Sharpe's Eagle (TV Movie)
Lennox
 1992 Boon (TV Series)
Mr. Parris
- Away from It All (1992) ... Mr. Parris
 1992 Freddie as F.R.O.7. (voice)
 1990 All Creatures Great and Small (TV Series)
Ewan Ross
- Old Dogs, New Tricks (1990) ... Ewan Ross
 1989 The Bill (TV Series)
Tour Guide
- The Tourist Trap (1989) ... Tour Guide
 1989 William Tell (TV Series)
The Children's Father
- The Children (1989) ... The Children's Father
 1988 Hannay (TV Series)
Alec Cauldshaw
- Act of riot (1988) ... Alec Cauldshaw
 1987 The Flying Doctors (TV Series)
Cab Driver
- Realms of Gold (1987) ... Cab Driver
- Friends and Lovers (1987) ... Cab Driver
 1986 Just Us
Parramatta Warder
 1986 Ever Decreasing Circles (TV Series)
Linesman
- House to Let (1986) ... Linesman
 1985 Coronation Street (TV Series)
Norris Birchall
- Episode #1.2524 (1985) ... Norris Birchall
 1985 Doctor Who (TV Series)
Kendron
 1984 Out of Time (TV Movie)
Harry / Laurence
 1984 Murder Not Proven? (TV Series)
Det. Insp. Fleming
- A Big Romping Boy (1984) ... Det. Insp. Fleming
 1983 The Mad Death (TV Mini-Series)
Registrar
- Episode #1.1 (1983) ... Registrar
 1981 The House on the Hill (TV Series)
Oliver Maitland
- The Mistress of the House (1981) ... Oliver Maitland
 1981 Maggie (TV Series)
Mr. Fraser
- Episode #1.3 (1981) ... Mr. Fraser
 1980 Juliet Bravo (TV Series)
Mr. MacRae
- The Runner (1980) ... Mr. MacRae
 1980 Sweet Nothings (TV Movie)
Priest
 1980 Spy! (TV Series)
- Camp 020 (1980)
 1979 Shoestring (TV Series)
Andy Stapleton
- Stamp Duty (1979) ... Andy Stapleton
 1979 Thomas and Sarah (TV Series)
Capt. Derwent
- Made in Heaven (1979) ... Capt. Derwent
 1978 The Voyage of Charles Darwin (TV Series)
Lieutenant Wickham
- I Was Considered a Very Ordinary Boy (1978) ... Lieutenant Wickham
 1977 The Mackinnons (TV Series)
Robin Strake
- Working Weekend (1977) ... Robin Strake
 1974 Sutherland's Law (TV Series)
- Matters of Trust (1974)
 1973 Spy Trap (TV Series)
Dennis O'Reilly
- Safe Conduct (1973) ... Dennis O'Reilly
 1973 Six Days of Justice (TV Series)
P.C. Thomson
- The Complaint (1973) ... P.C. Thomson
 1972 The Shadow of the Tower (TV Mini-Series)
The Soldier
- The Serpent and the Comforter (1972) ... The Soldier
 1969 Judge Dee (TV Series)
Scavenger / Kuan Lai
- The Day of the Scavengers (1969) ... Scavenger
- A Place of Great Evil (1969) ... Kuan Lai
 1969 Z Cars (TV Series)
Ron Jeffries
- Picture of Guilt: Part 2 (1969) ... Ron Jeffries
- Picture of Guilt: Part 1 (1969) ... Ron Jeffries
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He acted in Christopher Hampton's play, "The Philanthropist", at the Royal Court Theatre in London, England with Alec McCowen, Dinsdale Landen, Jane Asher, Charles Gray, Penelope Wilton and Tamara Ustinov in the cast. Robert Kidd was the director.

Alternate Names:

David Aston

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Scottish actor working in UK and Scottish media. Notable for playing "Dr. MacDuff" on Brass (1983). See more »

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