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Arthur Smith was born in South London in 1954. He went to a grammar school and studied at the University of East Anglia in the classes of writer Malcolm Bradbury He has also worked as a road sweeper, dustman, warehouse worker and teacher. He started on the alternative comedy circuit in the 1980s, specialising in being a compere (MC). He has been a... See full bio »
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Dallas Buyers Club
Dallas Buyers Club Rodeo Announcer
The One Show
The One Show Himself / Himself - Reporter
Chas & Dave: Last Orders
Chas & Dave: Last Orders Himself - Narrator
The Life and Times of Alf Garnett


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 2016 People Just Do Nothing (TV Series)
Record Shop Employee
- Record Deal (2016) ... Record Shop Employee
 2016 Are You Being Served? (TV Movie)
Mr. Harman
 2013 Paddy's Paradise (Short)
 2013 Dallas Buyers Club
Rodeo Announcer
 1999-2001 Rex the Runt (TV Series)
Arthur Dustcart
- Hole in the Garden (2001) ... Arthur Dustcart (voice)
- The Art of Cooking (2001) ... Arthur Dustcart (voice)
- A Crap Day Out (2001) ... Arthur Dustcart (voice)
- Wendy's Hot Date (2001) ... Arthur Dustcart (voice)
- Carbonara (1999) ... Arthur Dustcart (voice)
 1998 The Animal Train (TV Short)
Jim Jam (voice)
 1996 Romuald the Reindeer (TV Series)
- Knitting Patterns (1996) ... (voice)
 1995 Solitaire for 2
Man in Bookshop
 1994 An Evening with Gary Lineker (TV Movie)
Taxi driver
 1992 Friday Night (TV Series)
 1992 Rides (TV Series)
- Which One of You Is the Victim? (1992) ... Compere
 1990 Ident (Short) (voice)
 1989 Red Dwarf (TV Series)
Pub Manager
- Backwards (1989) ... Pub Manager
 1988 This Is David Lander (TV Series)
- A Question of Trial and Error (1988) ... Informant
 1988 Cabaret at Jongleurs (TV Series)
 1987 Filthy Rich & Catflap (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1 (1987) ... Milkman
 1986 Girls on Top (TV Series)
Delivery Man
- Lower the Donkey (1986) ... Delivery Man
 1985 The Bill (TV Series)
- Snouts and Red Herrings (1985) ... Conga
 1985 Happy Families (TV Series)
- Joyce (1985) ... Policeman
 1984 Who Dares Wins (TV Series)
- Episode #1.6 (1984)
Show Show Writer (8 credits)
Show Show Self (60 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (4 credits)

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