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Sir David Jason was born in Edmonton, London, in 1940. He has become one of Britain's most famous and respected actors. He is a versatile actor who is most famously known for his role in Only Fools and Horses.... (1981) as Del Boy. He made his debut as DelBoy back in 1981 and was still playing the same role up to the Christmas special in 2002. His... See full bio »

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Known For

Danger Mouse
Danger Mouse Danger Mouse / The Narrator / Count Duckula / Arab / Buggles Pigeon / Chief Ant person / Don Coyote / Dudley Poyson / FBI Guy / Frog / Host of This Was Your Life / Monster / Princess Svetlana / Professor Von Squakenkluck / Stag / Timberwolf
(1981-1992)
Only Fools and Horses....
Only Fools and Horses.... Derek 'Del Boy' Trotter / Don Vincenzo Occhetti
(1981-2003)
A Touch of Frost
A Touch of Frost DI Frost / D.I. Frost / Insp. Jack Frost / DI Jack Frost / Insp Jack Frost
(1992-2010)

Filmography

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 2013-2017 Still Open All Hours (TV Series)
Granville
- Episode #3.7 (2017) ... Granville
- Episode #3.6 (2017) ... Granville
- Episode #3.5 (2017) ... Granville
- Episode #3.4 (2017) ... Granville
- Episode #3.3 (2017) ... Granville
 2014-2015 Pip Ahoy! (TV Series)
Skipper / Pasty / Mouse Pirate
- Shipshaped Cupcakes (2015) ... Skipper / Pasty / Mouse Pirate (voice)
- The Mice Pirates (2014) ... (voice)
 2014 Porridge: Inside Out (TV Series)
Narrator
 2010 Come Rain Come Shine (TV Movie)
Don Mitchell
 2010 Muddle Earth (TV Series)
Randolf
 2009 Albert's Memorial (TV Movie)
Harry
 2005-2007 Diamond Geezer (TV Series)
Des
- Old School Lies (2007) ... Des
- Old Gold (2007) ... Des
- A Royal Affair (2007) ... Des
- Pilot (2005) ... Des
 2006 Prehistoric Park (TV Series)
Narrator
- Giant Croc (2006) ... Narrator
- The Bug House (2006) ... Narrator
- Saving the Sabre Tooth (2006) ... Narrator
- Dino-Birds (2006) ... Narrator
- Mammoth (2006) ... Narrator
 2006 Ghostboat (TV Movie)
Jack Hardy
 2004 The Final Quest (TV Movie)
Dave
 2004 The Second Quest (TV Movie)
Dave
 2002 The Quest (TV Movie)
Dave
 1999 All the King's Men (TV Movie)
Captain Frank Beck
 1999 Angelmouse (TV Series)
Narrator
- My Friend Angelmouse (1999) ... Narrator (voice)
- Missing Skates ... Narrator
- The Weather Angels ... Narrator
- The Fly-Away Feather ... Narrator
- Can't Sleep, Won't Sleep ... Narrator (voice)
 1998 Father Christmas and the Missing Reindeer (TV Short) (voice)
 1998 March in Windy City (TV Movie)
Steven March
 1996-1997 The Adventures of Dawdle the Donkey (TV Series)
Rola Polar Bear
- Episode #2.10 (1997) ... Rola Polar Bear (voice)
- Episode #2.9 (1997) ... Rola Polar Bear (voice)
- Episode #2.8 (1997) ... Rola Polar Bear (voice)
- Episode #2.7 (1997) ... Rola Polar Bear (voice)
- Episode #2.6 (1997) ... Rola Polar Bear (voice)
 1995 The Snow Queen
Eric (voice)
 1993 Screen One (TV Series)
Billy Mac
- The Bullion Boys (1993) ... Billy Mac
 1988-1993 Count Duckula (TV Series)
Count Duckula / Pierre / Burt / ...
- The Zombie Awakes (1993) ... Count Duckula (voice)
- Venice a Duck Not a Duck (1993) ... Count Duckula / Burt / Pierre / ... (voice)
- Alps-a-Daisy (1993) ... Count Duckula / Pierre (voice)
- Manhattan Duck (1993) ... Count Duckula / Mrs. Shooshboomer (voice)
 1991-1992 Victor & Hugo: Bunglers in Crime (TV Series)
Hugo / Interpoll / Count Duckula / ...
- French Exchange (1992) ... Hugo / Interpoll / Danger Mouse
- Treasure Haunt (1992) ... Hugo / Interpoll / Count Duckula
- Blunder on the Orient Express (1991) ... (voice)
- Panda-Monium! (1991) ... Hugo / Interpoll / Count Duckula
 1981-1992 Danger Mouse (TV Series)
Danger Mouse / The Narrator / Count Duckula / ...
- The Intergalactic 147 (1992) ... Danger Mouse / The Narrator (voice)
- Heavy Duty (1992) ... Danger Mouse / The Narrator (voice)
- Pillow Fright! (1992) ... Danger Mouse / The Narrator (voice)
- Rhyme and Punishment (1992) ... Danger Mouse / The Narrator (voice)
- There's a Penfold in My Suit (1992) ... Danger Mouse / The Narrator / Princess Svetlana / ... (voice)
 1990 Screenplay (TV Series)
George
- Amongst Barbarians (1990) ... George
 1989-1990 Oh! Mr. Toad (TV Series)
Toad
- Toad: Film Maker (1990) ... Toad (voice)
- Toad in Love (1990) ... Toad (voice)
- Oarsman Toad (1990) ... Toad (voice)
- A Toad in Time (1990) ... Toad (voice)
- Happy Birthday (1990) ... Toad (voice)
 1990 Single Voices (TV Series)
The Chemist
- The Chemist (1990) ... The Chemist
 1989 The BFG (TV Movie)
The BFG (voice)
 1984-1988 The Wind in the Willows (TV Series)
Toad / Chief Weasel
- Happy New Year! (1988) ... Toad (voice)
- Tunnels and Tremors (1988) ... Toad (voice)
- Remember, Remember (1988) ... Toad / Chief Weasel (voice)
- Monster of the Wild Wood (1988) ... Toad / Chief Weasel (voice)
- Toad's Harvest (1988) ... Toad (voice)
 1987 Porterhouse Blue (TV Mini-Series)
Skullion
- Episode #1.4 (1987) ... Skullion
- Episode #1.3 (1987) ... Skullion
- Episode #1.2 (1987) ... Skullion
- Episode #1.1 (1987) ... Skullion
 1984 Dramarama (TV Series)
Mr. Stabs
- Mr. Stabs (1984) ... Mr. Stabs
 1983/I The Wind in the Willows (TV Movie)
Toad (voice)
 1967-1979 The Dick Emery Show (TV Series)
- Episode #17.1 (1979)
- Episode #6.5 (1967)
 1978 Wombling Free
Womble (voice)
 1978 The Water Babies
Cyril the Walrus (voice)
 1975-1977 Porridge (TV Series)
Blanco
- Pardon Me (1977) ... Blanco
- Happy Release (1975) ... Blanco
 1974 Comedy Playhouse (TV Series)
Quentin
- It's Only Me: Whoever I Am (1974) ... Quentin
 1974 Doctor at Sea (TV Series)
Manuel Sanchez
- Go Away Stowaway! (1974) ... Manuel Sanchez
 1973 7 of 1 (TV Series)
Granville
- Open All Hours (1973) ... Granville
 1973 White Cargo
Albert Toddey
 1971 Doctor at Large (TV Series)
Mr. Bligh / The Toad
- Let's Start at the Beginning (1971) ... Mr. Bligh
- Congratulations- It's a Toad! (1971) ... The Toad (voice)
 1971 Six Dates with Barker (TV Series)
Clive
- 1970: The Odd Job (1971) ... Clive
 1970 Two D's and a Dog (TV Series)
Dingle Bell
 1970 Doctor in the House (TV Series)
Mr. Drobnic
- What Seems to Be the Trouble? (1970) ... Mr. Drobnic
 1969 Canada Goose (TV Movie)
 1969 My Partner the Ghost (TV Series)
Abel
- That's How Murder Snowballs (1969) ... Abel
 1969 Counterstrike (TV Series)
Taffy Sadler
- On Ice (1969) ... Taffy Sadler
 1967-1969 Do Not Adjust Your Set (TV Series)
Various Characters / Various / Captain Fantastic
- Episode #2.13 (1969) ... Various Characters
- Episode #2.5 (1969) ... Captain Fantastic / Various
- Episode #2.4 (1969) ... Various
- Episode #2.3 (1969) ... Various
- Episode #2.2 (1969) ... Various
 1969 Galton and Simpson Comedy (TV Series)
Gordon
- Don't Dilly Dally on the Way (1969) ... Gordon
 1967 Hugh and I (TV Series)
- Chinese Crackers (1967)
 1966 Crossroads (TV Series)
Bernie Kilroy
- Episode dated 15 August 1966 (1966) ... Bernie Kilroy
 1966 Softly Softly (TV Series)
Smith
- Over Take... (1966) ... Smith
 1965 Mother Goose (TV Movie)
King Goose
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Show Show Soundtrack (3 credits)
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Other Works:

He played "Acres" in Richard B. Sheridan's play, "The Rivals", at the Sadler's Wells Theatre in London, England with Maxine Audley, Anthony Sharp, Philip Bond and Anne Rutter in the cast. Malcolm Taylor was the director. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 7 Interviews | 3 Articles | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Sir David Jason

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Personal Quote:

I don't want to die alone. I don't even want to die in company. I want to be alive. I've got stuff I still want to do. Reasons to live. See more »

Trivia:

He is close friends with his Only Fools and Horses.... (1981) co-star Nicholas Lyndhurst. He liked to call Lyndhurst Nick. They struck up an instant rapport in a motor-home while waiting to film any location shoots, and would mess about at every opportunity. They used to play pranks on the set, e.g. pretending to have fallen out to worry the crew, or nailing Lennard Pearce's shoes to the floor or... See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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