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Nicholas Farrell


Nicholas Farrell was born in 1955 in Brentwood, Essex, England as Nicholas C. Frost. He is an actor, known for Chariots of Fire (1981), Legend (2015) and Bloody Sunday (2002). He has been married to Stella Gonet since 2005. They have two children. See full bio »
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Known For

Chariots of Fire
Chariots of Fire Aubrey Montague
(1981)
Legend
Legend Dr Humphries
(2015)
Bloody Sunday
Bloody Sunday Brig. Maclellan
(2002)
Legionnaire
Legionnaire Mackintosh
(1998)

Filmography

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 2019 Hurricane: Squadron 303 (filming)
Dowding
 2017 Lies We Tell
Anthony Quest
 2017 Will (TV Series)
Sir Francis Walsingham
- Once, Bright Angel (2017) ... Sir Francis Walsingham
- Play the Devil (2017) ... Sir Francis Walsingham
- What Dreams May Come (2017) ... Sir Francis Walsingham
- The Two Gentlemen (2017) ... Sir Francis Walsingham
- Cowards Die Many Times (2017) ... Sir Francis Walsingham
 2017 Another Mother's Son
De La Haye
 2017 SS-GB (TV Mini-Series)
Sir Robert Benson
- Episode #1.2 (2017) ... Sir Robert Benson
 2016 Jack the Ripper (TV Movie)
Samuel Harris
 2016 Mindhorn
Mayor George Baines
 2016 Finding Altamira
Vilanova
 2016 Thirteen (TV Mini-Series)
Henry Stone
- Episode #1.4 (2016) ... Henry Stone
- Episode #1.3 (2016) ... Henry Stone
- Episode #1.2 (2016) ... Henry Stone
- Episode #1.1 (2016) ... Henry Stone
 2016 Siblings (TV Series)
Charles
- Jack's Wedding (2016) ... Charles
 2016 The Pit and the Pendulum: A Study in Torture (Short)
Jewish Judge
 2015 Nipplejesus (Short)
Silver Fox
 2015 Tear Me Apart
Old Man (voice)
 2015 Remainder
Daubenay
 2015/I Legend
Dr Humphries
 2015 Call the Midwife (TV Series)
Charles Newgarden
- Episode #4.2 (2015) ... Charles Newgarden
 2015 Mortdecai
Auctioneer
 2015 Father Brown (TV Series)
Sir Raleigh Beresford
- The Curse of Amenhotep (2015) ... Sir Raleigh Beresford
 2014/I Between Places (Short)
John
 2014 Robot Overlords
Sentry Robot / Air Drone (voice, as Nicolas Farrell)
 2014 Testament of Youth
Headmaster
 2014 Sherlock Holmes: Crimes and Punishments (Video Game) (voice)
 2014 The Village (TV Series)
Crispin Rose
- Episode #2.5 (2014) ... Crispin Rose
 2014 Grace of Monaco
Jean-Charles Rey
 2014 37 Days (TV Mini-Series)
Eyre Crowe
- One Long Weekend (2014) ... Eyre Crowe
- One Week in July (2014) ... Eyre Crowe
- One Month in Summer (2014) ... Eyre Crowe
 2013 Summer in February
Mr. Carter Wood
 2013 Spying on Hitler's Army: The Secret Recordings (TV Movie)
General von Thoma
 2013 Jo (TV Series)
Deputy Minister Pepin
- The Catacombes (2013) ... Deputy Minister Pepin (as Nick Farrell)
 2012 Secret State (TV Mini-Series)
General Munnery
- Episode #1.4 (2012) ... General Munnery
- Episode #1.3 (2012) ... General Munnery
- Episode #1.2 (2012) ... General Munnery
 2011 The Iron Lady
Airey Neave
 2011 Death in Paradise (TV Series)
Nicholas Dunham
- Episode #1.3 (2011) ... Nicholas Dunham
 2011 New Tricks (TV Series)
James Winslow
- Old Fossils (2011) ... James Winslow
 2011 Late Bloomers
Francis
 2010 Bouquet of Barbed Wire (TV Mini-Series)
Giles Harcourt
- Episode #1.3 (2010) ... Giles Harcourt
- Episode #1.2 (2010) ... Giles Harcourt
- Episode #1.1 (2010) ... Giles Harcourt
 2010 Going Postal (TV Mini-Series)
Mr. Pump
- Episode #1.2 (2010) ... Mr. Pump (voice)
- Episode #1.1 (2010) ... Mr. Pump (voice)
 2010 Inspector Lewis (TV Series)
Charles Milner
- Your Sudden Death Question (2010) ... Charles Milner
 2008-2010 Masterpiece Classic (TV Series)
Albert Dussel / Mr. Musgrove
- The Diary of Anne Frank (2010) ... Albert Dussel
- Persuasion (2008) ... Mr. Musgrove
 2009 Collision (TV Mini-Series)
Guy Pearson
- Episode #1.5 (2009) ... Guy Pearson
- Episode #1.3 (2009) ... Guy Pearson
- Episode #1.2 (2009) ... Guy Pearson
 2009 Heartbeat (TV Series)
Traumatised Man / Buckley
- Sweet Sorrow (2009) ... Traumatised Man / Buckley
 2009 Casualty 1909 (TV Series)
Sydney Holland
- Episode #1.6 (2009) ... Sydney Holland
- Episode #1.5 (2009) ... Sydney Holland
- Episode #1.4 (2009) ... Sydney Holland
- Episode #1.3 (2009) ... Sydney Holland
- Episode #1.2 (2009) ... Sydney Holland
 2009 Torchwood (TV Series)
Brian Green
- Children of Earth: Day Five (2009) ... Brian Green (as Niholas Farrell)
- Children of Earth: Day Four (2009) ... Brian Green
- Children of Earth: Day Three (2009) ... Brian Green
- Children of Earth: Day Two (2009) ... Brian Green
- Children of Earth: Day One (2009) ... Brian Green
 2009 The Diary of Anne Frank (TV Mini-Series)
Albert Dussel
- May 1944 (2009) ... Albert Dussel
- June 1943 (2009) ... Albert Dussel
- November 1942 (2009) ... Albert Dussel
- October 1942 (2009) ... Albert Dussel
- Amsterdam 6th July 1942 (2009) ... Albert Dussel (credit only)
 2008 Fiona's Story (TV Movie)
Edward
 2008 Criminal Justice (TV Series)
Painter
- Episode #1.5 (2008) ... Painter
- Episode #1.4 (2008) ... Painter
- Episode #1.3 (2008) ... Painter
- Episode #1.2 (2008) ... Painter
 2008 A Touch of Frost (TV Series)
Simon Slater
- Mind Games (2008) ... Simon Slater
 2008 Waking the Dead (TV Series)
Douglas Malham
- Duty and Honour: Part 2 (2008) ... Douglas Malham
- Duty and Honour: Part 1 (2008) ... Douglas Malham
 2008 Casualty 1907 (TV Mini-Series)
Sydney Holland
- Episode #1.3 (2008) ... Sydney Holland
- Episode #1.2 (2008) ... Sydney Holland
- Episode #1.1 (2008) ... Sydney Holland
- Episode #1.4 ... Sydney Holland
 2007 Rebus (TV Series)
Davis Haigh
- Knots and Crosses (2007) ... Davis Haigh
 2006-2007 Suburban Shootout (TV Series)
Raymond / Ray Du Prez / Ray DuPrez
- In It for the Wild Life/Fight Club (2007) ... Ray DuPrez
- Dance Chill (2006) ... Raymond
- Super Sex Me (2006) ... Raymond
 2007 Roman Mysteries (TV Series)
Emperor Titus
- The Enemies of Jupiter (2007) ... Emperor Titus
 2007 Talk to Me (TV Series)
Harry Calderman
- Episode #1.4 (2007) ... Harry Calderman
- Episode #1.3 (2007) ... Harry Calderman
- Episode #1.2 (2007) ... Harry Calderman
- The Wedding (2007) ... Harry Calderman
 2007 The Inspector Lynley Mysteries (TV Series)
Sam Oborne
- Limbo (2007) ... Sam Oborne
 2007 Persuasion (TV Movie)
Mr Musgrove
 2007 The Wild West (TV Mini-Series)
Thomas Fitch
- The Gunfight at the OK Corral (2007) ... Thomas Fitch
 2006 Casualty 1906 (TV Movie)
Sydney Holland
 2006 Amazing Grace
Henry Thornton
 2006 Blackbeard (TV Mini-Series)
Tobias Knight
- Episode #1.3 (2006) ... Tobias Knight
- Episode #1.2 (2006) ... Tobias Knight
- Episode #1.1 (2006) ... Tobias Knight
 2006 Driving Lessons
Robert
 1992-2005 Agatha Christie's Poirot (TV Series)
Knighton / Donald Fraser
- The Mystery of the Blue Train (2005) ... Knighton
- The ABC Murders (1992) ... Donald Fraser
 2005 Jericho (TV Series)
Charles Hewitt
- To Murder and Create (2005) ... Charles Hewitt
 2005 Red Mercury
Minister
 2004 Trial & Retribution (TV Series)
Jonathan Southwood MP
- Blue Eiderdown: Part 2 (2004) ... Jonathan Southwood MP
- Blue Eiderdown: Part 1 (2004) ... Jonathan Southwood MP
 2003 Bedtime (TV Series)
Ray
- Boxing Day (2003) ... Ray
- Christmas Day (2003) ... Ray
 2003 Foyle's War (TV Series)
James Collier
- The Funk Hole (2003) ... James Collier
 2003 Absolute Power (TV Series)
Simon Wellington
- Mr Fox (2003) ... Simon Wellington
 2003 Reversals (TV Movie)
Edward Leitch
 2003 Den tredje vågen
Devlin
 2003 Rockface (TV Series)
Duncan McFadden
- Episode #2.3 (2003) ... Duncan McFadden
 2002 Bait (TV Movie)
Alfred White
 2002 Sparkhouse (TV Mini-Series)
Paul Lawton
- Episode #1.3 (2002) ... Paul Lawton
- Episode #1.2 (2002) ... Paul Lawton
- Episode #1.1 (2002) ... Paul Lawton
 2002 MI-5 (TV Series)
Richard Maynard
- Episode #1.5 (2002) ... Richard Maynard (uncredited)
 2002 The Jury (TV Mini-Series)
Jeremy Crawford
- Episode #1.6 (2002) ... Jeremy Crawford
- Episode #1.5 (2002) ... Jeremy Crawford
- Episode #1.4 (2002) ... Jeremy Crawford
- Episode #1.3 (2002) ... Jeremy Crawford
- Episode #1.2 (2002) ... Jeremy Crawford
 2002 Bloody Sunday
Brig. Maclellan
 2001 Charlotte Gray
Mr. Jackson
 2001 Arthur's Dyke
Geoffrey
 2001 The Discovery of Heaven
Mr. Quist (uncredited)
 2001 Pearl Harbor
RAF Squadron Leader
 1999 Sex, Chips & Rock n' Roll (TV Mini-Series)
Howard
- Episode #1.6 (1999) ... Howard
- Episode #1.5 (1999) ... Howard
- Episode #1.4 (1999) ... Howard
- Episode #1.3 (1999) ... Howard
- Episode #1.2 (1999) ... Howard
 1999 Beautiful People
Dr. Mouldy
 1999 Midsomer Murders (TV Series)
John Merrill
- Strangler's Wood (1999) ... John Merrill (as Nick Farrell)
 1999 Plunkett & Macleane
M.P.s Secretary
 1998 Legionnaire
Mackintosh
 1998 The Treasure Seekers (TV Movie)
Bastable
 1997 Deadly Summer (TV Movie)
Jim Topping
 1997 Gator King
Henchman
 1997 Family Money (TV Series)
Harry
- Episode #1.1 (1997) ... Harry
 1996 Hamlet
Horatio
 1996 Drop the Dead Donkey (TV Series)
Martin Jones
- Dave and Diana (1996) ... Martin Jones
 1996 Sharpe's Regiment (TV Movie)
Lord Fenner
 1995 Othello
Montano
 1995 A Midwinter's Tale
Tom Newman (Laertes, Fortinbras, and messengers)
 1995 Bramwell (TV Mini-Series)
Major Stuart Hyde
- Episode #1.7 (1995) ... Major Stuart Hyde
 1995 The Choir (TV Mini-Series)
Leo Beckford / Leo Beckford, Choirmaster
- Episode #1.5 (1995) ... Leo Beckford, Choirmaster
- Episode #1.4 (1995) ... Leo Beckford
- Episode #1.3 (1995) ... Leo Beckford
- Episode #1.2 (1995) ... Leo Beckford
- Episode #1.1 (1995) ... Leo Beckford
 1995 Harry (TV Series)
Baily
- Episode #2.1 (1995) ... Baily
 1995 Ghosts (TV Series)
Dr. Jonathon Fox
- Blood and Water (1995) ... Dr. Jonathon Fox
 1994 MacGyver: Trail to Doomsday (TV Movie)
Paul Moran
 1994 Screen One (TV Series)
Lt. Collan Gowrie
- A Breed of Heroes (1994) ... Lt. Collan Gowrie
 1993 To Play the King (TV Mini-Series)
David Mycroft
- Episode #1.4 (1993) ... David Mycroft
- Episode #1.3 (1993) ... David Mycroft
- Episode #1.2 (1993) ... David Mycroft
- Episode #1.1 (1993) ... David Mycroft
 1993 Screenplay (TV Series)
Batt Prender
- The Vision Thing (1993) ... Batt Prender
 1993 The Riff Raff Element (TV Series)
Boyd Tundish
 1993 Lipstick on Your Collar (TV Mini-Series)
Major Church / Maj. Church
- Episode #1.6 (1993) ... Maj. Church
- Episode #1.5 (1993) ... Maj. Church
- Episode #1.4 (1993) ... Major Church
- Episode #1.3 (1993) ... Major Church
- Episode #1.2 (1993) ... Major Church
 1992 Shakespeare: The Animated Tales (TV Mini-Series)
Hamlet
- Hamlet (1992) ... Hamlet (voice)
 1991 Bye Bye Columbus (TV Movie)
Rodrigo
 1991 Casualty (TV Series)
Phil Byron
- Facing Up (1991) ... Phil Byron
 1991 Performance (TV Series)
Dr. Michael Schofield
- The Trials of Oz (1991) ... Dr. Michael Schofield
 1991 Lovejoy (TV Series)
Douglas Holden
- The Italian Venus (1991) ... Douglas Holden
 1989 The Ginger Tree (TV Mini-Series)
Father Anthony
- Episode #1.1 (1989) ... Father Anthony
 1989 4 Play (TV Series)
Hills (segment "More Than a Touch of Zen")
- Nobody Here But Us Chickens (1989) ... Hills (segment "More Than a Touch of Zen")
 1989 Saracen (TV Series)
Jonathan Sinclair
- Proof of Death (1989) ... Jonathan Sinclair
 1988 Screen Two (TV Series)
Martin Urban
- Dead Lucky (1988) ... Martin Urban
 1987 Playing Away
Derek
 1986 Hold the Dream (TV Mini-Series)
Sebastian Cross
 1986 The Fools on the Hill (TV Movie)
David
 1985 Summer Season (TV Series)
Bill Thompson
- Portrait of Isa Mulvenny (1985) ... Bill Thompson
 1984 The Jewel in the Crown (TV Mini-Series)
Teddy Bingham
- Ordeal by Fire (1984) ... Teddy Bingham
- Regimental Silver (1984) ... Teddy Bingham
- Incidents at a Wedding (1984) ... Teddy Bingham
- Questions of Loyalty (1984) ... Teddy Bingham
 1983 Mansfield Park (TV Mini-Series)
Edmund Bertram
- Episode #1.6 (1983) ... Edmund Bertram
- Episode #1.5 (1983) ... Edmund Bertram
- Episode #1.4 (1983) ... Edmund Bertram
- Episode #1.3 (1983) ... Edmund Bertram
- Episode #1.2 (1983) ... Edmund Bertram
 1983 The Rocking Horse Winner (Short)
Lawyer
 1982 The Agatha Christie Hour (TV Series)
Edward Robinson
- The Manhood of Edward Robinson (1982) ... Edward Robinson
 1982 BBC Play of the Month (TV Series)
Larion Surzhansky
- The White Guard (1982) ... Larion Surzhansky
 1982 BBC2 Playhouse (TV Series)
Simon
- A Silly Little Habit (1982) ... Simon
 1981 Matador (TV Series)
Jim Donaldson - English wing commander
- Vi Vil Fred Her Til Lands (1981) ... Jim Donaldson - English wing commander
 1981 Maybury (TV Series)
Bob
- Ten Green Bottles (1981) ... Bob
- What I Mean Is... (1981) ... Bob
- A Fall from Grace (1981) ... Bob
 1981 Chariots of Fire
Aubrey Montague
 1981 Berlin Tunnel 21 (TV Movie)
Georg (as Nicolas Farrell)
 1975 Play for Today (TV Series)
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He acted in the stage adaptation of Fyodor Dostovesky's "Crime and Punishment" by director Yuri Lyubimov who also adapted with Yuri Kariakin at Lyric Theatre in Hammersmith, London, England with Michael Pennington, Paola Dionsiotti, Peter Kelly, Bill Paterson, Sheila Reid, Mia Soteriou, and Gary Waldhorn See more »

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Nick Farrell | Nicolas Farrell | Niholas Farrell
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Plays the clarinet.

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