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Kevin Whately

Kevin Whately was born on February 6, 1951 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England as Kevin George Edward Whately. He is an actor, known for The English Patient (1996), Inspector Morse (1987) and Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (1983). He has been married to Madelaine Newton since April 1984. They have two children. See full bio »
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 2012 Inspector George Gently (TV Series)
Donald McGhee
- Gently in the Cathedral (2012) ... Donald McGhee
 2010 Joe Maddison's War (TV Movie)
Joe Maddison
 2008 The Children (TV Mini-Series)
Cameron / Cameron Miller
- Episode #1.3 (2008) ... Cameron
- Episode #1.1 (2008) ... Cameron
 2007 Who Gets the Dog? (TV Movie)
Jack Evans
 2006 The Fourth King (Short)
 2006 Dogtown (TV Series)
Bus Driver
- Episode #1.1 (2006) ... Bus Driver
 2006 New Tricks (TV Series)
Andrew Simson
- Congratulations (2006) ... Andrew Simson
 2006 Inspector Lewis (TV Movie)
DI Lewis
 2005 Footprints in the Snow (TV Movie)
Kevin Hill
 2005 Dad (TV Movie)
Oliver James
 2004 Belonging (TV Movie)
Jacob Copplestone
 2004 The Legend of the Tamworth Two (TV Movie)
 2003 Promoted to Glory (TV Movie)
Maj. Nigel Hurst
 2003 Little Wolf's Book of Badness (Short)
Akela (voice)
 2002 Silent Cry
Dr. Richard Herd
 2002 Plain Jane (TV Movie)
David Bruce
 2001 Murder in Mind (TV Series)
Nigel Liddy
- Neighbours (2001) ... Nigel Liddy
 2000 Purely Belter
Mr. Caird
 2000/I Paranoid
 1999 Pure Wickedness (TV Series)
Geoff Meadows
- Episode #1.4 (1999) ... Geoff Meadows
- Episode #1.3 (1999) ... Geoff Meadows
- Episode #1.2 (1999) ... Geoff Meadows
- Episode #1.1 (1999) ... Geoff Meadows
 1999 Hilltop Hospital (TV Series)
Dr. Matthews
- Gracey Greyshell ... Dr. Matthews (voice)
 1999 The People's Passion (TV Movie)
 1999 What Katy Did (TV Movie)
Dr. Philip Carr
 1997 Gobble (TV Movie)
Colin Worsfold, a civil servant
 1996 The English Patient
Sgt. Hardy
 1996 Trip Trap (TV Movie)
Ian Armstrong
 1994 Screen Two (TV Series)
Sam Hopkins
- Skallagrigg (1994) ... Sam Hopkins
 1992 B & B
Steve Shepherd
 1990 Screenplay (TV Series)
Neil Baldwin
- Night Voice (1990) ... Neil Baldwin
 1988 You Must Be the Husband (TV Series)
Hugo Mansell
- A Bit Prickly in the Morning (1988) ... Hugo Mansell
 1987 Smith & Jones (TV Series)
- Episode #4.3 (1987)
 1983 Icebound in the Antarctic (TV Series)
Jameson Adams
- Our Dead Bodies Must Tell the Tale (1983) ... Jameson Adams
 1982 The Return of the Soldier
Hostile Soldier's Mate
 1981 Coronation Street (TV Series)
- Episode #1.2067 (1981) ... Kevin
- Episode #1.2066 (1981) ... Kevin
 1980 Strangers (TV Series)
Michael Hobb
- Retribution (1980) ... Michael Hobb
 1980 Juliet Bravo (TV Series)
PC Chris Evans
- Coming Back (1980) ... PC Chris Evans
 1980 Angels (TV Series)
Norman Pollard
 1980 Fair Stood the Wind for France (TV Mini-Series)
Lancaster crew
- Episode #1.1 (1980) ... Lancaster crew
 1980 BBC2 Playhouse (TV Series)
Bob Smith
- The Dig (1980) ... Bob Smith
 1979 Shoestring (TV Series)
Bobby Treen
- The Partnership (1979) ... Bobby Treen
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Played Tom in "A Quaker In Cullercoats" by Tom Hadaway - People's Theatre, Newcastle (1972). See more »

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7 Interviews | 1 Article | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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John had a wonderful sense of humor which is belied sometimes by journalists' impression of him as irascible. He loathed the whole celebrity circuit. In between takes he was like an Irish storyteller in a bar - he wouldn't tell jokes, just stories and you would find yourself rolling around and crying with laughter. He was a wonderful mimic, particularly of people on the set rather than famous ... See more »


He plays guitar and listens to Pink Floyd and Dire Straits. See more »

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