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Jimmy Nail


Jimmy Nail was born on March 16, 1954 in Benton, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England as James Michael Aloysius Bradford. He is an actor and writer, known for Evita (1996), Still Crazy (1998) and Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (1983). See full bio »
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 2008-2009 Parents of the Band (TV Series)
Phil
- Episode #1.6 (2009) ... Phil
- Episode #1.5 (2009) ... Phil
- Episode #1.4 (2008) ... Phil
- Episode #1.3 (2008) ... Phil
- Episode #1.2 (2008) ... Phil
 1999 Swing
Arthur
 1998 Still Crazy
Les Wickes
 1996 Crocodile Shoes II (TV Mini-Series)
Jed Shepperd
- Country Boy (1996) ... Jed Shepperd
 1994 Crocodile Shoes (TV Mini-Series)
Jed Shepperd
- The Pitch (1994) ... Jed Shepperd
- The Tape (1994) ... Jed Shepperd
 1993 Spender: The French Collection (TV Movie)
Spender
 1991-1993 Spender (TV Series)
Freddie Spender
- Retreat (1993) ... Freddie Spender
- Puck (1993) ... Freddie Spender
- Kid (1993) ... Freddie Spender
 1988 Dream Demon
Paul
 1988 Crusoe
Tatik
 1986 Educating Oz (TV Short)
Oz Osborne
 1986 Shoot for the Sun (TV Movie)
Geordie
 1986 Lenny Henry Tonite (TV Series)
 1985 Wallenberg: A Hero's Story (TV Movie)
Vilmos
 1985 Blott on the Landscape (TV Mini-Series)
Edwards
- Episode #1.5 (1985) ... Edwards
 1985 Morons from Outer Space
Desmond Brock
 1984 Minder (TV Series)
Nathan Loveridge
- The Car Lot Baggers (1984) ... Nathan Loveridge
 1983 Spyship (TV Series)
Metcalfe
- Episode #1.2 (1983) ... Metcalfe
- Episode #1.1 (1983) ... Metcalfe
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TV commercial (voiceover) for Tesco supermarkets. See more »

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2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 1 Interview | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Height:

6' 3" (1.91 m)
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Has enjoyed a sporadic pop career. His cover of Rose Royce's 'Love Don't Live Here Anymore' was a big UK hit in 1985. It was 7 years before he returned to the charts with 'Ain't No Doubt', which became his biggest hit, reaching number 1 in the UK charts in the summer of 1992. Further 90s hits included 'Crocodile Shoes' (the title track of the miniseries in which Nail starred), 'Cowboy Dreams', '... See more »

Trademark:

He speaks with a thick Geordie (Newcastle) accent

Star Sign:

Pisces

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