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Richard Dillane

Richard Dillane was born and raised near London in the UK to an Australian GP father and English mother, the last of four children. He went to Langley Park Boys School in Beckenham and gained a first class degree in philosophy at Manchester University, and then went to Australia where he has citizenship through his father. His professional debut ... See full bio »


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 2014 New Tricks (TV Series)
Lawrence Devlin
- Tender Loving Care (2014) ... Lawrence Devlin
 2014 Daye's Work (TV Series)
DI Harry Daye
- Pilot (2014) ... DI Harry Daye
 2014 Vera (TV Series)
Will Peyton
- The Deer Hunters (2014) ... Will Peyton
 2013 Atlantis (TV Series)
- A Boy of No Consequence (2013) ... Pallos
 2013 Foyle's War (TV Series)
Charles Roper
- Sunflower (2013) ... Charles Roper
 2013 Midsomer Murders (TV Series)
Oliver Ordish
- Schooled in Murder (2013) ... Oliver Ordish
 2012 DCI Banks (TV Series)
DCI Stuart Burgess
- Dry Bones That Dream: Part 2 (2012) ... DCI Stuart Burgess
- Dry Bones That Dream: Part 1 (2012) ... DCI Stuart Burgess
 2011 Doctor Who (TV Series)
- The Wedding of River Song (2011) ... Carter
- Let's Kill Hitler (2011) ... Carter
 2009 Moonshot (TV Movie)
Tom Stafford
 2009 Free Agents (TV Movie)
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 2008 Agatha Christie: Poirot (TV Series)
Major Summerhayes
- Mrs McGinty's Dead (2008) ... Major Summerhayes
 2007 MI-5 (TV Series)
John Richardson
- Episode #6.7 (2007) ... John Richardson
 2007 Rome (TV Series)
Centurion Vallo
- De Patre Vostro (About Your Father) (2007) ... Centurion Vallo
 2007 Inspector Lewis (TV Series)
Theodore Platt
- Whom the Gods Would Destroy (2007) ... Theodore Platt
 2006 Hustle (TV Series)
Graham Poole
- Law and Corruption (2006) ... Graham Poole
 2005 Our Hidden Lives (TV Movie)
 2004 Spartacus (TV Movie)
Julius Caesar
 2003 Adventure Inc. (TV Series)
Michael Drake
- Spirit of the Mask (2003) ... Michael Drake
 2003 Red Cap (TV Series)
Capt. Finbar Glover
- Cover Story (2003) ... Capt. Finbar Glover
 2003 Jean Moulin, une affaire française (TV Movie)
Anthony Harper
 2002 George Eliot: A Scandalous Life (TV Movie)
John Cross
 2001 Doc Martin (TV Movie)
 2000 Cold Feet (TV Series)
Miles Brodie
- Episode #3.5 (2000) ... Miles Brodie
- Episode #3.4 (2000) ... Miles Brodie
- Episode #3.3 (2000) ... Miles Brodie
 2000 Seeing Red (TV Movie)
 1999 An Evil Streak (TV Series)
David Mereday
 1998 Verdict (TV Series)
Robert Horton-Smith
- Split Second (1998) ... Robert Horton-Smith
 1998 Big Women (TV Mini-Series)
- Well, I'm Sorry (1998) ... Brian
- A Nest of Randy Vipers (1998) ... Brian
- Will You, Won't You (1998) ... Brian
 1998 The Grand (TV Series)
Sean Villiers
- Episode #2.6 (1998) ... Sean Villiers
 1997 Solomon (TV Movie)
 1997 British Men Behaving Badly (TV Series)
- Ten (1997) ... Ben
 1997 Heartbeat (TV Series)
- Peace and Quiet (1997) ... Terry
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