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Sean Hughes (I) (1965–2017)


Sean Hughes was born on November 10, 1965 in London, England as John Hughes. He was an actor and writer, known for Sean's Show (1992), The Last Detective (2003) and The Commitments (1991). He died on October 16, 2017 in Highgate, London. See full bio »

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Known For

Sean's Show
(1992-1993)
The Last Detective
The Last Detective Mod / Mod Lewis
(2003-2007)
The Commitments
The Commitments Dave from Eejit Records
(1991)
Agatha Christie's Marple
Agatha Christie's Marple Sergeant Lake
(2009)

Filmography

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 2009-2015 Casualty (TV Series)
Barney Kendall / Jimmy Shapleton
- Home for Christmas (2015) ... Barney Kendall
- Tidings of Comfort and Joy (2009) ... Jimmy Shapleton
 2010 The Fridge Interviews (Video short)
The Irish Fridge (voice)
 2009 Agatha Christie's Marple (TV Series)
Sergeant Lake
- They Do It with Mirrors (2009) ... Sergeant Lake
 2007 Coronation Street (TV Series)
Pat
- Episode #1.6609 (2007) ... Pat
- Episode #1.6608 (2007) ... Pat
- Episode #1.6603 (2007) ... Pat
- Episode #1.6601 (2007) ... Pat
- Episode #1.6593 (2007) ... Pat
 2003-2007 The Last Detective (TV Series)
Mod / Mod Lewis
- The Dead Peasants Society (2007) ... Mod
- The Man from Montevideo (2007) ... Mod
- Dangerous Liaisons (2007) ... Mod
 2003-2005 Rubbadubbers (TV Series)
Finbar
- Lighthouse Keeper Reg (2005) ... Finbar (voice)
- Terence the Monster Hunter (2005) ... Finbar (voice)
- Sporty Reg (2005) ... Finbar (voice)
- Finbar's Important Part (2004) ... (voice)
- Terence the Spy (2004) ... Finbar (voice)
 2003 Girl on a Cycle (Short)
Matlock
 2002 Robbie the Reindeer in Legend of the Lost Tribe (TV Short)
Tapir (voice)
 2002 Puckoon
Dan Madigan
 2001 Comedy Lab (TV Series)
Eddie
- Turn the World Down (2001) ... Eddie
 2000 Gormenghast (TV Mini-Series)
Poet
- Episode #1.4 (2000) ... Poet
- Episode #1.3 (2000) ... Poet
- Episode #1.1 (2000) ... Poet
 2000 The Comic Strip Presents... (TV Series)
Pilot
- Four Men in a Plane (2000) ... Pilot
 1999 The Greatest Store in the World (TV Movie)
Elf
 1999 Fast Food
Fish
 1999 Murder Most Horrid (TV Series)
Zack Mitchell
- Elvis, Jesus and Zack (1999) ... Zack Mitchell
 1997 It's Good to Talk (Short)
 1997 The Butcher Boy
Psychiatrist #1
 1996 Snakes and Ladders
Martin
 1995 Rocket Man II (Short)
Einstein
 1995 Lloyds Bank Channel 4 Film Challenge (TV Series)
Hippy
- Life's a Bitch (1995) ... Hippy
 1992-1993 Sean's Show (TV Series)
Sean
- Episode #2.7 (1993) ... Sean
- Episode #2.6 (1993) ... Sean
- Great Socks (1993) ... Sean
- Tea With Agatha (1993) ... Sean
- Don't Eat Meat (1993) ... Sean
 1991 The Commitments
Dave from Eejit Records
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Show Show Self (35 credits)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Yazmina Reza's play, "Art," at the Wyndham's Theatre in London, England with Colin Buchanan and Alistair McGowan in the cast. Rupert Goold was director. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | See more »

Alternate Names:

Sean Murphy

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I've never paid for sex in my life. Which has pissed off a hell of a lot of prostitutes, I can tell you.

Trivia:

Brought up in Dublin from the age of 6, he made his first public appearance in the city as a stand-up comedian. See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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