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Alex Howden (–2015)

Alex Howden was an actor, known for Gangs of New York (2002), The Acid House (1998) and Strictly Sinatra (2001). He died on August 15, 2015 in Edinburgh, Scotland. See full bio »

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Known For

Gangs of New York
Gangs of New York Assistant Hangman
The Acid House
The Acid House Boab Snr (segment "The Granton Star Cause")
Strictly Sinatra
The Book Group


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 2011/IV Asylum (Short)
Senior Warden
 2010 Labour (Short)
 2008/I Soul Mates (Short)
 1988-2007 Taggart (TV Series)
George / Landlord / Libby
- Users and Losers (2007) ... George
- Death Benefits (1993) ... Landlord
- Root of Evil (1988) ... Libby
 2005 Sea of Souls (TV Series)
Garage Attendant
- Empty Promise: Part 1 (2005) ... Garage Attendant
 2003 Still Game (TV Series)
Old Man on Flight
- Dug (2003) ... Old Man on Flight
 2002-2003 The Book Group (TV Series)
- A'salaam Insha'lah (2003) ... Priest
- Drowning (2003) ... Priest
- A Little More Living (2002) ... Priest
- Bedtime Stories (2002) ... Priest
 2002 Gangs of New York
Assistant Hangman
 2001 Monarch of the Glen (TV Series)
Hamish MacDonald
- Episode #3.9 (2001) ... Hamish MacDonald
 2001 Strictly Sinatra
 2000 A Shot at Glory
 2000 Tinsel Town (TV Series)
Sammy the trainer
 1999 Coming Soon (TV Movie)
 1998 Rab C. Nesbitt (TV Series)
- New (1998) ... Stan
 1998 The Acid House
Boab Snr (segment "The Granton Star Cause")
 1997 St Antony's Day Off (TV Movie)
 1989 Winners and Losers (TV Mini-Series)
Davie Finney
- Episode #1.3 (1989) ... Davie Finney
- Episode #1.2 (1989) ... Davie Finney
- Episode #1.1 (1989) ... Davie Finney
 1989 The Play on One (TV Series)
- Govan Ghost Story (1989) ... Neil

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Talented Scottish comedian who after many years on the comedy circuit, has recently ventured into the film industry. See more »


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