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Simon McBurney


Simon McBurney was born on August 25, 1957 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England as Simon Montagu McBurney. He is an actor and writer, known for The Last King of Scotland (2006), Body of Lies (2008) and Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011). See full bio »
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 2015 The Casual Vacancy (TV Series) (post-production)
Colin Wall
- Episode #1.3 (2015) ... Colin Wall
- Episode #1.2 (2015) ... Colin Wall
- Episode #1.1 (2015) ... Colin Wall
 2014 Knifeman (TV Movie)
Houdyshell
 2014 The Theory of Everything
Frank Hawking
 2013 Utopia (TV Series)
Donaldson
- Episode #1.5 (2013) ... Donaldson
- Episode #1.4 (2013) ... Donaldson
- Episode #1.3 (2013) ... Donaldson
 2010 Robin Hood
Father Tancred
 2009 Boogie Woogie
Robert Freign
 2005 Torte Bluma (Short)
Blau
 1994-2004 The Vicar of Dibley (TV Series)
Choirmaster / Cecil
- Animals (1994) ... Cecil
- Songs of Praise (1994) ... Cecil
 2004 Human Touch
Bernard
 2003 Bright Young Things
Sneath (Photo-Rat)
 2003 Skagerrak
Thomas
 2002/II The Reckoning
Stephen
 1999 Inside-Out (Short)
Market researcher
 1999 Midsomer Murders (TV Series)
Henry Carstairs
- Death of a Stranger (1999) ... Henry Carstairs
 1999 Onegin
Triquet
 1997 Bicycle Thieves (Short)
 1996 Absolutely Fabulous (TV Series)
Conductor
- The Last Shout: Part 1 (1996) ... Conductor (uncredited)
 1996 Der Unhold
Brigadier
 1995 Performance (TV Series)
Pistol
- Henry IV (1995) ... Pistol
 1994 Mesmer
Franz
 1994 Being Human
Hermas
 1994 Tom & Viv
Dr. Reginald Miller
 1994 A Business Affair
Salesman
 1992-1993 The Comic Strip Presents... (TV Series)
Madman / Mick
- Gregory: Diary of a Nutcase (1993) ... Madman
- The Crying Game (1992) ... Mick
 1992 The Bill (TV Series)
Shaun Anderton
- Man of the People (1992) ... Shaun Anderton
 1991 Kafka
Assistant Oscar
 1990 Stolen (TV Series)
Car salesman
- Episode #1.2 (1990) ... Car salesman
 1989 The Two of Us (TV Series)
The Man
- Trust (1989) ... The Man
 1988 Screenplay (TV Series)
Martin
- Burning Ambition (1988) ... Martin
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Other Works:

He directed Bruno Schulz and his play, "The Streets of Crocodiles," in a British National Production and Theatre De Complicite production at the Cottesloe Theatre in London, England and on tour with Cesar Sarachu, Matthew Scurfield, and Annabel Arden in the cast. See more »

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1 Interview | 1 Article | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Height:

5' 6½" (1.69 m)
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He was awarded the O.B.E. (Officer of the order of the British Empire) in the 2005 Queen's New Years Honours List for his services to drama. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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