No photo available. Represent Val McDermid? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 26,243 this week

Val McDermid

Val McDermid was born on June 4, 1955 in Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland. She is a writer and actress, known for Wire in the Blood (2002), 4 garçons dans la nuit (2010) and Killing the Shadows. See full bio »
More at IMDbPro » Contact Info on IMDbPro Contact Info: View agent

What Movies Are Coming This Summer?

Atomic Blonde

Superheroes, swimsuits, and female assassins await you in our Summer Movie Guide. Plan your season and take note of the hotly anticipated indie, foreign, and documentary releases, too.

Check out our Summer Movie Guide

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Val McDermid's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Filmography

Jump to: Writer | Actress | Thanks | Self
Hide Hide Show Show Writer (4 credits)
 2010 4 garçons dans la nuit (TV Movie) (novel)
  Wire in the Blood (TV Series) (based on characters created by - 18 episodes, 2002 - 2008) (characters - 8 episodes, 2008) (based on the novel "The Wire in the Blood" by - 2 episodes, 2002) (from the novel by - 2 episodes, 2002) (based upon the book "The Torment of Others" by - 1 episode, 2006)
- The Dead Land: Part 2 (2008) ... (characters)
- The Dead Land: Part 1 (2008) ... (characters)
- From the Defeated: Part 2 (2008) ... (characters)
- From the Defeated: Part 1 (2008) ... (characters)
- Falls the Shadow: Part 2 (2008) ... (characters)
 2008 Place of Execution (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2008) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (2008) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (2008) ... (novel)
Show Show Actress (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (25 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Official Sites:

Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on psychopath Jacko Vance in Wire in the Blood (2002)] People often asked me where I had got the inspiration for the character. They never guessed it was Savile [Jimmy Savile]. For a start, Jacko is handsome and charming. I assume Savile didn't recognise himself in that description. He was a deeply unpleasant man. He was all smiles and laughter for the audience but as soon as we were alone, he ... See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

Contribute to This Page