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Michael Culkin


Michael Culkin is a veteran actor of film, screen and theater. An actor of British origins, Michael began his screen career in 1992 with the horror film Candyman, starring Virginia Madsen and Tony Todd in the title role of the killer 'The Candyman'. Three years later, he reprised his character of Philip Purcell in "Candyman: Farewell to Flesh" (... See full bio »
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Candyman
Candyman Professor Philip Purcell
(1992)
Da Vinci's Demons
Da Vinci's Demons Jacopo Pazzi
(2013-2014)
The Iron Lady
The Iron Lady Host 1949
(2011)
Garrow's Law
Garrow's Law Judge Buller
(2009-2011)

Filmography

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 2018 Peterloo (filming)
Lord Herehere
 2018 Holmes and Watson (post-production)
Judge Over
 2018 A Discovery of Witches (TV Series) (pre-production)
Professor Marsh
- Episode #1.1 (2018) ... Professor Marsh
 2018 A Very English Scandal (TV Movie) (post-production)
Regie Maudlin
 2016-2017 The Crown (TV Series)
Rab Butler
- Lisbon (2017) ... Rab Butler
- Matrimonium (2017) ... Rab Butler
- Misadventure (2017) ... Rab Butler
- Assassins (2016) ... Rab Butler
- Act of God (2016) ... Rab Butler
 2017 55 Steps
Judge Farelly
 2017 Genius (TV Series)
Professor Pernet
- Einstein: Chapter Two (2017) ... Professor Pernet
 2016 The Coroner (TV Series)
Charles Gower
- Perfectly Formed (2016) ... Charles Gower
 2016 Dark Angel (TV Mini-Series)
Sunderland Vicar
- Episode #1.1 (2016) ... Sunderland Vicar
 2015-2016 Poldark (TV Series)
Horace Treneglos
- Episode #2.4 (2016) ... Horace Treneglos
- Episode #2.3 (2016) ... Horace Treneglos
- Episode #1.8 (2015) ... Horace Treneglos
- Episode #1.5 (2015) ... Horace Treneglos
- Episode #1.4 (2015) ... Horace Treneglos
 2016 Jericho (TV Series)
Mr. Claybourn
- Episode #1.3 (2016) ... Mr. Claybourn
 2015/III Chicken
McClint
 2015 Mr. Holmes
Bank Manager
 2015 Mortdecai
Sir Graham
 2015 Father Brown (TV Series)
Dr Barashi
- The Lair of the Libertines (2015) ... Dr Barashi
 2014 Law & Order: UK (TV Series)
Justice Lockwood
- Repeat to Fade (2014) ... Justice Lockwood
- Flaw (2014) ... Justice Lockwood
 2014 Mr. Turner
Gentleman Critics
 2013-2014 Da Vinci's Demons (TV Series)
Jacopo Pazzi
- The Blood of Brothers (2014) ... Jacopo Pazzi
- The Blood of Man (2014) ... Jacopo Pazzi
- The Lovers (2013) ... Jacopo Pazzi
- The Hierophant (2013) ... Jacopo Pazzi
- The Hanged Man (2013) ... Jacopo Pazzi
 2013 Agatha Christie's Poirot (TV Series)
Savaranoff
- The Big Four (2013) ... Savaranoff
 2013 Justin and the Knights of Valour
Sebastian (voice)
 2013 The Fifth Estate
Ralph Zilke
 2012 Downton Abbey (TV Series)
Archbishop of York
- Episode #3.4 (2012) ... Archbishop of York
- Episode #3.1 (2012) ... Archbishop of York
 2011/IV The Door (Short)
King
 2011 The Iron Lady
Host 1949
 2009-2011 Garrow's Law (TV Series)
Judge Buller
- Episode #3.4 (2011) ... Judge Buller
- Episode #3.3 (2011) ... Judge Buller
- Episode #3.2 (2011) ... Judge Buller
- Episode #3.1 (2011) ... Judge Buller
- Episode #2.4 (2010) ... Judge Buller
 2010 Shanghai
Billy
 2010 Doctors (TV Series)
Hugo Blandford
- Class Act (2010) ... Hugo Blandford
- The Tiptoe of Expectation (2010) ... Hugo Blandford
 2010 The Secret Diaries of Miss Anne Lister (TV Movie)
Charles Lawton
 2010 M.I.High (TV Series)
Mr. Pronting
- Millionaire Flatley (2010) ... Mr. Pronting
 2010 Spirit Warriors (TV Series)
Mr Austin
- Your Worst Nightmare (2010) ... Mr Austin
 2009 Office Politics (Short)
Rollo Ridley
 2009 Dorian Gray
Lord Radley
 2009 Boogie Woogie
Beth's Father
 2009 Star Runners (TV Movie)
Bishop
 2009 Runaway (TV Mini-Series)
Edward
- Episode #1.3 (2009) ... Edward
 2009 No Caption Needed (Short)
James Andanson
 2008 Trent 2 Rent (Short)
Broken Arm Trick
 2008 Trial & Retribution (TV Series)
Judge
- Conviction: Part 2 (2008) ... Judge
- Conviction: Part 1 (2008) ... Judge
 2007 Nightwatching
Herman Wormskerck
 2007 Forgiven (TV Movie)
Judge
 2007 Outlaw
Barrister (uncredited)
 2007 L'île aux trésors
Captain Smolett
 2006 Best Shot (Short)
Rex Clayton
 2006 Kruistocht in spijkerbroek
Anselmus
 2005 Rome (TV Series)
Presiding Magistrate
- The Spoils (2005) ... Presiding Magistrate
 2005 A Life in Suitcases
Luper Authority
 2005 Mrs Henderson Presents
Lord Cromer's Secretary
 2005 Empire (TV Mini-Series)
Lucius
- The Lost Legion (2005) ... Lucius
- Fortune's Fool (2005) ... Lucius
- Pilot (2005) ... Lucius
 2005 Holby City (TV Series)
Henry Markham
- Damage Limitation (2005) ... Henry Markham
 2005 Cold and Dark
Lardeson Dahl
 2005 Dot.Kill
Happy Bob's Clerk
 2004 Being Julia
Rupert
 2004 Murder City (TV Series)
Carl McCready
- Under the Skin (2004) ... Carl McCready
 2004 The Inspector Lynley Mysteries (TV Series)
Raphael
- A Traitor to Memory (2004) ... Raphael
 2004 La Femme Musketeer (TV Mini-Series)
Claude
- Episode #1.2 (2004) ... Claude
- Episode #1.1 (2004) ... Claude
 2003 Monsieur N.
Adm. Cockburn
 2003 In Deep (TV Series)
Hazlitt
- Full Disclosure: Part 2 (2003) ... Hazlitt
- Full Disclosure: Part 1 (2003) ... Hazlitt
 2002 The Hours
Doctor
 2002 George Eliot: A Scandalous Life (TV Movie)
Liggins Conspirator
 2002 Relic Hunter (TV Series)
Winston Hubbard
- Arthur's Cross (2002) ... Winston Hubbard
 2002 The American Embassy (TV Series)
Dean Clemens
- Driven (2002) ... Dean Clemens
 2002 Shackleton (TV Mini-Series)
Jack Morgan
- Episode #1.2 (2002) ... Jack Morgan
- Episode #1.1 (2002) ... Jack Morgan
 2001 Perfect Strangers (TV Mini-Series)
Sidney
- Episode #1.3 (2001) ... Sidney
- Episode #1.2 (2001) ... Sidney
- Episode #1.1 (2001) ... Sidney
 2001 Queen of Swords (TV Series)
Wellesley
- The Emissary (2001) ... Wellesley
 2000 Relative Values
Lord Ludmurrey
 2000 Don Quixote (TV Movie)
1st Monk
 1999/I An Ideal Husband
Oscar Wilde
 1999 Queer as Folk (TV Series)
Martin Brooks
- Episode #1.5 (1999) ... Martin Brooks
 1999 Plunkett & Macleane
Judge Beresteade
 1998 Inspector Morse (TV Series)
Mr. Sergeant Williams, Prosecution
- The Wench Is Dead (1998) ... Mr. Sergeant Williams, Prosecution
 1998 Supply & Demand (TV Mini-Series)
Sir Philip Saville
- Raw Recruit: Part 2 (1998) ... Sir Philip Saville
 1998 Place Vendôme
De Beers Man
 1998 Killer Net (TV Mini-Series)
Justin Holloway
 1998 Our Mutual Friend (TV Mini-Series)
Mr. Veneering
- Episode #1.4 (1998) ... Mr. Veneering
- Episode #1.3 (1998) ... Mr. Veneering
- Episode #1.2 (1998) ... Mr. Veneering
- Episode #1.1 (1998) ... Mr. Veneering
 1998 Dangerous Beauty
Bishop De la Torre
 1998 Romeo Thinks Again (Short)
Will
 1997 Solomon (TV Movie)
Hiram of Naphtali
 1997/I Into the Blue (TV Movie)
Rex Cunningham
 1997 The Woodlanders
Percombe
 1997 Lolita
Mr. Leigh
 1997 Photographing Fairies
Cole
 1997 The Fifth Element
Hefty Man
 1997 Highlander (TV Series)
Bernie Crimmins
- The Stone of Scone (1997) ... Bernie Crimmins
 1997 Kavanagh QC (TV Series)
Arnold Westrope
- Ancient History (1997) ... Arnold Westrope
 1996 Cold Lazarus (TV Mini-Series)
Inspector Challender
- Episode #1.4 (1996) ... Inspector Challender
 1995 Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh
Phillip Purcell
 1994 Immortal Beloved
Jakob Hotscevar
 1992 Candyman
Professor Philip Purcell
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His theatre credits include: Rufus in the play "The Lady in the Van" by Alan Bennett . Directed by Nicholas Hytner (1999, Queen's Theatre, London)

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No relation to actor Macaulay Culkin.

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