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Born in Wishaw, Lanarkshire, Paul Higgins had a childhood interest in becoming a missionary and,at the age of twelve,started training as a priest with the Xaverian brotherhood. Some five years later, however, he discovered girls and gave up the priesthood by mutual consent. He became interested in acting and, after attending a drama class in ... See full bio »


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 2015 Charlie Cloudhead (Short) (completed)
Charlie Cloudhead
 2016 Raised by Wolves (TV Series)
- Dead Man's Caravan (2016) ... Sean
- The Car Boot (2016) ... Sean
- The Old School (2016) ... Sean
- Hairy Poppins (2016) ... Sean
 2015 Couple in a Hole
 2014 The Sunny (TV Movie)
 2013 Lawless (TV Movie)
Simon Harding
 2013 The Wrong Mans (TV Series)
PC Hennessy
- The Wrong Mans (2013) ... PC Hennessy
 2013 Case Histories (TV Series)
Ian Kelso
- Jackson and the Women (2013) ... Ian Kelso
 2011 Vera (TV Series)
Clive Stringer
 2009 Purves + Pekkala (TV Movie)
Hamish Glennie
 2009 No Holds Bard (TV Movie)
Struan Robertson
 2008 Silent Witness (TV Series)
Det Sgt Nick Wallace
- Safe: Part 2 (2008) ... Det Sgt Nick Wallace
- Safe: Part 1 (2008) ... Det Sgt Nick Wallace
 2007 Shell (Short)
The Salesman
 2005-2007 The Thick of It (TV Series)
- Spinners and Losers (2007) ... Jamie
- Episode #2.1 (2005) ... Jamie
 2006 Low Winter Sun (TV Movie)
David Westwood
 2006 Red Road
 2002 Birthday Girl (TV Movie)
 2002 Murder (TV Movie)
Lee Finch
 2000 Beautiful Creatures
 2000 Complicity
 1998 Bedrooms and Hallways
 1996 Staying Alive (TV Series)
 1996 Dangerfield (TV Series)
Glenn Jones
- Trial (1996) ... Glenn Jones
 1996 Doctor Finlay (TV Series)
Danny Gallagher
- Mercury (1996) ... Danny Gallagher
 1994 The Negotiator (TV Movie)
 1994 Being Human
 1993 Micky Love (TV Movie)
 1992 Creatures of Light
 1992 Between the Lines (TV Series)
David Ray
- Nothing to Declare (1992) ... David Ray
 1991 Clarissa (TV Series)
- Episode #1.3 (1991) ... Preacher
 1990 Boon (TV Series)
- Trouble in the Fields (1990) ... Simon
 1986-1990 Taggart (TV Series)
David Crawford / Alastair Finn
- Hostile Witness (1990) ... David Crawford
- Death Call (1986) ... Alastair Finn
 1988 Tumbledown (TV Movie)
 1988 A Very Peculiar Practice (TV Series)
Adie Shaw
- Bad Vibrations (1988) ... Adie Shaw
 1988 The Play on One (TV Series)
Murdo Caldwell
- A Wholly Healthy Glasgow (1988) ... Murdo Caldwell
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He acted in Philip Osment's play, "Buried Alive," at the Hampstead Theatre in London, England with Jane Arnfield, Louise Bush, Veronica Robberts, and John Ramm in the cast. Mike Alfreds was director. See more »


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