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Bill Young is a busy Australian character actor who has worked consistently in film, television, stage, voice-over and as a producer/director since he entered the profession in 1975. Starting out life on a dairy farm, he moved into advertising while playing in that fabulously unsuccessful 1960s band "Distortion", then found inspiration in the ... See full bio »
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 2014/I Drown (post-production)
Mal
 2013 Heidi Fires Everyone (Short)
Trevor
 2013 The Great Gatsby
Policeman - Wilson's Garage
 2012 Devil's Dust (TV Mini-Series)
Sir Llew Edwards
 2010 Lest We Forget (Short)
Buck
 2010 Two Laps (Short)
Val
 2010 The Pacific (TV Mini-Series)
Lt Col. McMaster
- Gloucester/Pavuvu/Banika (2010) ... Lt Col. McMaster
 2009 Emergence (Short)
Doctor Morris
 2009 The Cut (TV Series)
Ray
- Brain Snap (2009) ... Ray
- A Falcon's Tail (2009) ... Ray
- Pursed Lips (2009) ... Ray
 2008 The Prime Minister Is Missing (TV Movie)
Detective Ford
 2008 The Hollowmen (TV Series)
Former Ambassdor to Ireland
- The Ambassador (2008) ... Former Ambassdor to Ireland
 2007/I The Bridge (Documentary)
Jack Lang
 2007 Constructing Australia (TV Series documentary)
Jack Lang
- The Bridge (2007) ... Jack Lang
 2006 Supernova (TV Series)
Jerry
- Something Wicked This Way Comes (2006) ... Jerry
 2006 Two Twisted (TV Series)
Doctor
- Heart Attack (2006) ... Doctor
 2006 Superman Returns
Mission Control Flight Director
 1998-2005 All Saints (TV Series)
Owen Doyle / Paul Semple / Don McClusky
- Echoes (2005) ... Paul Semple
- Duty of Care (2000) ... Owen Doyle
- A Fine Balance (2000) ... Owen Doyle
- Body and Soul (1998) ... Don McClusky
 2005 Short and Curly (Video)
Frank Bifoni
 2004 Giant Monster Trashes City (Short)
Author
 2001-2003 Blue Heelers (TV Series)
Jeff Parrish
 2003 You Can't Stop the Murders
Chief Jones
 2003 Home and Away (TV Series)
Dr. Harris
- Episode #1.3445 (2003) ... Dr. Harris
 2002 The Nugget
Mr. Roberts
 2002 The Road from Coorain (TV Movie)
John Brooks
 2001 Faintly Falling (Short)
Jake - Now
 2001 Corridors of Power (TV Series)
Terry
- Episode #1.6 (2001) ... Terry
- Episode #1.4 (2001) ... Terry
 2001 La spagnola
Butcher
 2000 Chopper
Detective Downie
 1998 Never Tell Me Never (TV Movie)
Noel
 1998 SeaChange (TV Series)
Reg
- One of the Gang (1998) ... Reg
 1998 The Day of the Roses (TV Mini-Series)
Inspector Ray Williams
 1997 Road to Nhill
Brian
 1996 Cody: Fall from Grace (TV Movie)
Campbell
 1995 Cody: The Burnout (TV Movie)
Campbell
 1995 Soldier Soldier (TV Series)
Brendan Palmer
- Ill Wind (1995) ... Brendan Palmer
 1995 Vacant Possession
Estate Agent
 1995 Correlli (TV Series)
Dean 'Space' Redman
- Solitary (1995) ... Dean 'Space' Redman
 1992-1995 Police Rescue (TV Series)
Tim O'Neill / Tim O'Neal
- Judgement Day (1992) ... Tim O'Neal
 1994 The Roly Poly Man
Knocked Over Corpse (uncredited)
 1994 Time Trax (TV Series)
Clive
- The Scarlet Koala (1994) ... Clive
 1994 No Worries
Mr. Carmody
 1993 Body Melt
Willie
 1993 Love in Limbo
Uncle Herbert
 1992 The Flying Doctors (TV Series)
Matt Sheridan
- Trouble with M.E (1992) ... Matt Sheridan
 1991 Hampton Court (TV Series)
Stan Hickey
- The Replay (1991) ... Stan Hickey
 1991 Inspector Morse (TV Series)
Farmer in Ute
- Promised Land (1991) ... Farmer in Ute
 1990 Harbour Beat
Sergeant Cimino
 1984-1990 A Country Practice (TV Series)
Cholmondley Carter / The Fireman
- The Golden Fleece: Part 2 (1990) ... Cholmondley Carter
- The Golden Fleece: Part 1 (1990) ... Cholmondley Carter
- It's So Easy: Part 2 (1984) ... The Fireman
- It's So Easy: Part 1 (1984) ... The Fireman
 1989 Afraid to Dance
Publican
 1987 Fields of Fire (TV Mini-Series)
Lofty
 1986 Studio 86 (TV Series)
 1985 Emoh Ruo
Wally Wombat
 1985 A Fortunate Life (TV Mini-Series)
Alf
- Starting Out (1897-1905) (1985) ... Alf
 1984 Brass Monkeys (TV Series)
Martin Lightfoot
 1984 Kingswood Country (TV Series)
Radcliffe / Radcliffe Enderby
- Double Trouble (1984) ... Radcliffe
- A Whole New Ball Game (1984) ... Radcliffe Enderby
 1984 Five Mile Creek (TV Series)
Chief Outlaw
- Blood, Sweat and Faith (1984) ... Chief Outlaw
 1984 The Explorers (TV Series documentary)
Hume
- The Secret of the Rivers (1984) ... Hume
- Overland to Port Phillip (1984) ... Hume
 1983 Scales of Justice (TV Mini-Series)
- The Game (1983)
- The Job (1983)
 1982 Escape 2000
Griff
 1981 Doctors & Nurses
Agent 1
 1981 Holiday Island (TV Series)
Tim Phelan
- Jetsam (1981) ... Tim Phelan
 1980 Fatty Finn
Officer Claffey
 1979 Dawn!
Russell
 1978 Chopper Squad (TV Series)
- The Farewell (1978) ... (as Richmond Young)
 1977 Listen to the Lion
Constable (as Richmond Young)
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Voice-overs for Media Watch (1989). See more »

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Alternate Names:

Richmond Young

Height:

6' 5½" (1.97 m)
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