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A classically-trained acting veteran is David Calder. He was born August 1, 1946 in Portsmouth, England and possesses an impressive resume of accomplished work in acting since 1970. Naturally exuding wisdom and talent, David Calder often appears as just that: wise, scholarly old gentleman in almost any film or television appearance he makes. ... See full bio »
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 2014 Mayday (Short) (completed)
Frank
 2014 Cuckoo (TV Series)
Charles
- Ken at Work (2014) ... Charles
- Tribunal (2014) ... Charles
 2010-2014 Casualty (TV Series)
Phillip Perry / Roy Parks
- A Life Less Lived (2014) ... Phillip Perry
- Into the Fog (2010) ... Roy Parks
 2014 Utopia (TV Series)
Dobri Gorski
- Episode #2.6 (2014) ... Dobri Gorski
 2014 DCI Banks (TV Series)
Jack Barber
- Piece of My Heart: Part 2 (2014) ... Jack Barber
- Piece of My Heart: Part 1 (2014) ... Jack Barber
 2014 Father Brown (TV Series)
Sir Aaron Armstrong
- The Three Tools of Death (2014) ... Sir Aaron Armstrong
 2013 Trollied (TV Series)
Santa
- Christmas Special (2013) ... Santa
 2013 The Wrong Mans (TV Series)
Mr. Reid
- Running Mans (2013) ... Mr. Reid
- Inside Mans (2013) ... Mr. Reid
- Dead Mans (2013) ... Mr. Reid
- Bad Mans (2013) ... Mr. Reid
 2013/I Rush
Louis Stanley
 2013 Mr Selfridge (TV Series)
King Edward VII
 2012 Inspector Lewis (TV Series)
Andrew Lipton
- The Indelible Stain (2012) ... Andrew Lipton
 2012 Titanic (TV Mini-Series)
Captain Smith
- Episode #1.3 (2012) ... Captain Smith (uncredited)
 2011/I United
Harold Hardman
 2011 The Trouble with Tolstoy (TV Series documentary)
Older Tolstoy
- In Search of Happiness (2011) ... Older Tolstoy (voice)
- At War with Himself (2011) ... Older Tolstoy (voice)
 2011 Spring Heeled Jack: A Terrible Devil (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 2010 National Theatre Live (TV Series)
Polonius
- Hamlet (2010) ... Polonius
 2010 Agatha Christie's Marple (TV Series)
Dermot
- The Blue Geranium (2010) ... Dermot
 2010 On Expenses (TV Movie)
Sir Stuart Bell MP
 2009 New Tricks (TV Series)
Sid Lestade
- Meat Is Murder (2009) ... Sid Lestade
 2009 Red Riding: In the Year of Our Lord 1980 (TV Movie)
Sir John Marsden
 2009 Ingenious (TV Movie)
Lucas Summer
 2008 Burn Up (TV Mini-Series)
Sir Mark
- Episode #1.1 (2008) ... Sir Mark
 2008 Intercom (Short)
Mr Smith
 2008 The Last Enemy (TV Mini-Series)
Lord Cawston
- Episode #1.3 (2008) ... Lord Cawston
- Episode #1.2 (2008) ... Lord Cawston
- Episode #1.1 (2008) ... Lord Cawston
 2002-2007 Heartbeat (TV Series)
DI Ludlow / Saul Arkwright
- Night Mail (2007) ... DI Ludlow
- The Shoot (2002) ... Saul Arkwright
 2006 Goya's Ghosts
Monk 1
 2006 A Touch of Frost (TV Series)
Kenneth Shaw
- Endangered Species (2006) ... Kenneth Shaw
 2005 Trial & Retribution (TV Series)
William Thorpe
- The Lovers: Part 1 (2005) ... William Thorpe
 2005 Waking the Dead (TV Series)
Commander Bill Drake
- Cold Fusion: Part 2 (2005) ... Commander Bill Drake
- Cold Fusion: Part 1 (2005) ... Commander Bill Drake
 2005 Cold Blood (TV Movie)
Prof Robert Kerr
 2005 Beethoven (TV Mini-Series)
Peter von Braun
- Love & Loss (2005) ... Peter von Braun
 2005 The Last Detective (TV Series)
Denny Flemyng
- Friends Reunited (2005) ... Denny Flemyng
 2004 Lawless (TV Movie)
D.C.I. Pete Chambers
 2004 Hustle (TV Series)
Victor Maher
- Cops and Robbers (2004) ... Victor Maher
 2004 The Inspector Lynley Mysteries (TV Series)
Richard Martin
- A Traitor to Memory (2004) ... Richard Martin
 2003 Blue Dove (TV Mini-Series)
Jim Weston
 2003 Family (TV Mini-Series)
Ted Cutler
 2003 Death in Holy Orders (TV Mini-Series)
Sir Alred Treeves
- Episode #1.1 ... Sir Alred Treeves
 2003 The Mayor of Casterbridge (TV Movie)
Grower
 2003 Hitler: The Rise of Evil (TV Movie)
Dosch
 2003 The Commander (TV Movie)
George Hart
 2003 Midsomer Murders (TV Series)
George Hamilton
- Birds of Prey (2003) ... George Hamilton
 2002 MI-5 (TV Series)
Sergei Lermov
- Episode #1.5 (2002) ... Sergei Lermov (uncredited)
 2001 Love or Money (TV Movie)
Mario
 2001 Anybody's Nightmare (TV Movie)
Anthony Glass QC
 2001 Mr In-Between
Tattooed Man
 2001 The Mists of Avalon (TV Movie)
Uriens
 2001 In Cold Blood (Video Game)
Dmitri Nagarov / Technicians (voice)
 2000 Bramwell V (TV Series)
Dr. Robert Bramwell
 2000 Dalziel and Pascoe (TV Series)
James Marsham
- Cunning Old Fox (2000) ... James Marsham
 2000 The King Is Alive
Charles
 2000 Jason and the Argonauts (TV Movie)
Argos
 1997 Holding On (TV Mini-Series)
Werner
- Episode #1.3 (1997) ... Werner
- Episode #1.2 (1997) ... Werner
- Episode #1.1 (1997) ... Werner
 1997 FairyTale: A True Story
Harold Snelling
 1997 Drovers' Gold (TV Mini-Series)
Vaughan
 1996 Hollow Reed
Martin's Lawyer
 1995 Cracker (TV Series)
Father Michael Harvey
- Brotherly Love: Part 3 (1995) ... Father Michael Harvey
- Brotherly Love: Part 2 (1995) ... Father Michael Harvey
- Brotherly Love: Part 1 (1995) ... Father Michael Harvey
 1995 Dangerous Lady (TV Mini-Series)
Joe the Fish
- Episode #1.1 (1995) ... Joe the Fish
 1994 Between the Lines (TV Series)
Leavis
- The End User: Part 2 (1994) ... Leavis
- The End User: Part 1 (1994) ... Leavis
 1993 Alleyn Mysteries (TV Series)
Robert Legge
- Death at the Bar (1993) ... Robert Legge
 1992 The New Statesman (TV Series)
Le Cul
- Heil and Farewell (1992) ... Le Cul
 1992 Covington Cross (TV Series)
Abbott
- The Persecution (1992) ... Abbott
 1992 Friday on My Mind (TV Series)
Wing Commander Donahue
- Episode #1.3 (1992) ... Wing Commander Donahue
- Episode #1.2 (1992) ... Wing Commander Donahue
- Episode #1.1 (1992) ... Wing Commander Donahue
 1992 Screen Two (TV Series)
Abbé de L'Epée
- The Count of Solar (1992) ... Abbé de L'Epée
 1991 Screen One (TV Series)
Chubb
- A Question of Attribution (1991) ... Chubb
 1991 Chimera (TV Mini-Series)
Dr. Jenner
- Episode #1.4 (1991) ... Dr. Jenner
- Episode #1.1 (1991) ... Dr. Jenner
 1991 The War That Never Ends (TV Movie)
Cleon
 1991 American Friends
Pollitt
 1990 Shoot to Kill (TV Movie)
John Thorburn
 1989 Boon (TV Series)
Robert Messener
- Do Not Forsake Me (1989) ... Robert Messener
 1989 Nice Work (TV Mini-Series)
Stuart Baxter
- Episode #1.4 (1989) ... Stuart Baxter
- Episode #1.3 (1989) ... Stuart Baxter
- Episode #1.2 (1989) ... Stuart Baxter
- Episode #1.1 (1989) ... Stuart Baxter
 1988 Tumbledown (TV Movie)
John Lawrence
 1987 Star Cops (TV Mini-Series)
Nathan Spring / Box
- A Double Life (1987) ... Nathan Spring / Box (voice)
- In Warm Blood (1987) ... Nathan Spring / Box (voice)
 1987 Screenplay (TV Series)
 1987 Bergerac (TV Series)
Sir Clive Hamer
- S.P.A.R.T.A. (1987) ... Sir Clive Hamer
 1986 Defense of the Realm
Harry Champion
 1985 That Uncertain Feeling (TV Mini-Series)
Mr. Gruffydd-Williams
 1985 C.A.T.S. Eyes (TV Series)
Bill
- The Double Dutch Deal (1985) ... Bill
 1984 Mitch (TV Series)
Ben Hall
- Postman's Knock (1984) ... Ben Hall
- Squealer (1984) ... Ben Hall
- Fit-Up (1984) ... Ben Hall
 1984 Mr. Palfrey of Westminster (TV Series)
Sergeant Margetson
- A Present from Leipzig (1984) ... Sergeant Margetson
 1984 Love and Marriage (TV Series)
Ralph Blenchard
- A Matter of Will (1984) ... Ralph Blenchard
 1973-1984 Crown Court (TV Series)
Donald Dowd / Gordon Sibley / 1st Man In Corridor
- An Upward Fall: Part 1 (1977) ... 1st Man In Corridor
- The Long Haired Leftie: Part 3 (1973) ... Donald Dowd
- The Long Haired Leftie: Part 2 (1973) ... Donald Dowd
- The Long Haired Leftie: Part 1 (1973) ... Donald Dowd
 1984 Minder (TV Series)
Micky (The Fish) Metcalfe
- High Drains Pilferer (1984) ... Micky (The Fish) Metcalfe
 1983 No Excuses (TV Series)
Stanmore
- They're Onto Us (1983) ... Stanmore
 1983 Belles (TV Movie)
 1983 Jury (TV Series)
Roger Ash
- Julian (1983) ... Roger Ash
 1983 The Home Front (TV Series)
Max
- Walk in My Shoes (1983) ... Max
 1982 The Disappearance of Harry (TV Movie)
Bracey
 1982 Panorama (TV Series documentary)
Kordecki
 1982 Moonlighting
Supermarket Manager
 1981 Bread or Blood (TV Series)
Benson
- Blood (1981) ... Benson
- Bread (1981) ... Benson
- Childhood (1981) ... Benson
 1981 The Jail Diary of Albie Sachs (TV Movie)
Captain Rossouw
 1980 Enemy at the Door (TV Series)
Hoffman
- No Quarter Given (1980) ... Hoffman
 1980 The Black Stuff (TV Movie)
McKenna
 1979 The Dick Francis Thriller: The Racing Game (TV Series)
Charles Grindley
- Trackdown (1979) ... Charles Grindley
 1979 All the Fun of the Fair
Pat Collins
 1979 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
John Marriott
- Casting the Runes (1979) ... John Marriott
 1978-1979 Coronation Street (TV Series)
Ted Thomas
 1978 Superman
3rd Crewman
 1974 Napoleon and Love (TV Mini-Series)
Marmont
- Josephine (1974) ... Marmont
 1971 The Tragedy of King Richard II (TV Movie)
Lord Ross
 1970 Fraud Squad (TV Series)
Mickey Dysart
- The Price of a Copper (1970) ... Mickey Dysart
 1970 Edward II (TV Movie)
Young Spencer
 1970 The Meatrack
J.C.
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(July/August 2002) Played Angus in The Drawer Boy by Michael Healey in Town Hall Theatre, Galway and Peacock Theatre Dublin. See more »

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Alternate Names:

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Trained at Bristol Old Vic Theatre School.

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Leo

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