John Nettles (II)


STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 405 this week
Trailer
0:57 | Trailer
John Nettles has been a familiar face on British and International television screens for over 30 years. From his early beginnings in the UK hit comedy The Liver Birds (1969), he became a household name overnight playing the Jersey detective Jim Bergerac. The series, Bergerac (1981), was a huge hit in Britain and was exported to many countries ... See full bio »

Trending: Stars to Watch

These stars are on the rise. How many do you recognize?

See the gallery

IMDb's Top 50 TV Dramas

From "Better Call Saul" to "Severance," take a look at the 50 best drama series today, according to IMDb users. How many of these shows have you seen?

See the full list

New & Upcoming Sequels, Prequels, and Spin-Offs

From new Avatar sequels to "Game of Thrones" spin-off "House of the Dragon," these are the most anticipated sequels, prequels, and spin-offs on IMDb.

See the full list

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 32 people
created 26 Sep 2020
 
a list of 21 images
created 01 Aug 2018
 
a list of 27 people
created 03 Dec 2013
 
a list of 47 people
created 22 Jan 2013
 
a list of 25 people
created 11 Jun 2019
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDb page

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of John Nettles's work have you seen?

User Polls

Photos

Known For

Midsomer Murders DCI Tom Barnaby
(1997-2011)
Bergerac Jim Bergerac
(1981-1991)
Poldark Ray Penvenen
(2016-2017)
(1976)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (33 credits)
 2016-2017 Poldark (TV Series)
Ray Penvenen
- Episode #3.1 (2017) ... Ray Penvenen
- Episode #2.10 (2016) ... Ray Penvenen
- Episode #2.7 (2016) ... Ray Penvenen
- Episode #2.6 (2016) ... Ray Penvenen
- Episode #2.5 (2016) ... Ray Penvenen
 2016 Never Land (Short)
Fisherman John
 2014 Toast of London (TV Series)
John Nettles
- Desperate Measures (2014) ... John Nettles (as John Nettles OBE)
 1997-2011 Midsomer Murders (TV Series)
DCI Tom Barnaby
- Fit for Murder (2011) ... DCI Tom Barnaby
- Not in My Back Yard (2011) ... DCI Tom Barnaby
- The Noble Art (2010) ... DCI Tom Barnaby
- Master Class (2010) ... DCI Tom Barnaby
- The Silent Land (2010) ... DCI Tom Barnaby
 2003 French and Saunders (TV Series)
DCI Barnaby
- French and Saunders Actually (2003) ... DCI Barnaby
 2003 Sindy: The Fairy Princess (Video)
Ulebus the Wand / Shay the Unicorn / The King / ... (voice)
 2002 The Hound of the Baskervilles (TV Movie)
Dr. James Mortimer
 2001 Heartbeat (TV Series)
Giles Sutton
- Still Water (2001) ... Giles Sutton
 1998-1999 Disaster (TV Series)
Narrator
- Deadly Metal (1999) ... Narrator
- The Millennium Time-bomb (1998) ... Narrator (voice)
 1998 Fraud Squad (TV Series)
Narrator (voice)
 1995 All Men Are Mortal
Sanier
 1994 Romeo & Juliet (TV Movie)
Capulet
 1993 The Detectives (TV Series)
Jim Bergerac
- Studs (1993) ... Jim Bergerac
 1992 Boon (TV Series)
Joe Green
- Queen's Gambit (1992) ... Joe Green
 1981-1991 Bergerac (TV Series)
Jim Bergerac
- All for Love (1991) ... Jim Bergerac
- The Lohans (1991) ... Jim Bergerac
- The Assassin (1991) ... Jim Bergerac
- Warriors (1991) ... Jim Bergerac
- The Waiting Game (1991) ... Jim Bergerac
 1991 Tonight at 8.30 (TV Series)
Peter Gilpin
- Hands Across the Sea (1991) ... Peter Gilpin
 1984 Robin Hood (TV Series)
Peter de Leon
- The Prophecy (1984) ... Peter de Leon
 1982 The Agatha Christie Hour (TV Mini Series)
Raoul Letardau
- The Fourth Man (1982) ... Raoul Letardau
 1981 BBC2 Playhouse (TV Series)
Gerald
- Findings on a Late Afternoon (1981) ... Gerald
 1980 The Merchant of Venice (TV Movie)
Bassanio
 1980 The Professionals (TV Series)
CI5 agent shot on stairs in library
- Fugitive (1980) ... CI5 agent shot on stairs in library (uncredited)
 1978 Enemy at the Door (TV Series)
Det. Sgt. Roy Lewis
- Officers of the Law (1978) ... Det. Sgt. Roy Lewis
 1977 BBC2 Play of the Week (TV Series)
Theo Redman
- Arnhem: The Story of an Escape (1977) ... Theo Redman
 1977 Holding On (TV Series)
Herbert Goodings
- Episode #1.5 (1977) ... Herbert Goodings
- Episode #1.2 (1977) ... Herbert Goodings
- Episode #1.1 (1977) ... Herbert Goodings
 1972-1976 The Liver Birds (TV Series)
Paul
- Friends and Lovers (1976) ... Paul
- Badgers and Otters (1976) ... Paul
- Honey (1976) ... Paul
- The Maypole (1976) ... Paul
 1976 Arnhem: The Story of an Escape (TV Movie)
Theo Redman
 1976 Dickens of London (TV Mini Series)
Macrone
- Money (1976) ... Macrone
- Success (1976) ... Macrone
 1973 The Adventures of Black Beauty (TV Series)
Edwin Palgrave
- The Debt (1973) ... Edwin Palgrave
 1971-1972 A Family at War (TV Series)
Ian MacKenzie / Ian Mackenzie
- ...Yielding Place to New (1972) ... Ian MacKenzie
- The Old Order Changeth... (1972) ... Ian MacKenzie
- A Faint Refrain (1972) ... Ian MacKenzie
- Coming Home (1972) ... Ian MacKenzie
- The Sensible Thing (1972) ... Ian MacKenzie
 1970 The Red, White, and Black
10th Cavalry Trooper
 1970 ITV Sunday Night Drama (TV Series)
Methodist #1
- A Man Against His Age (1970) ... Methodist #1
 1970 One More Time
Dixon
 1969 The Expert (TV Series)
John Franklin
- Lie Down, You're Dead (1969) ... John Franklin
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Self (42 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (4 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Narrator (audio cassette) "Robin Hood" by Roger Lancelyn Green Published 27/3/97 by Penguin. ISBN 0140865020 See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 1 Article | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

John Nettles OBE

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)

Spouse:

Cathryn Sealey | See more »

Children:

Nettles , Emma

Relatives:

John, Nathan (grandchild) | See more »
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

You need someone to ground you because if you start believing that your public persona is your only and real persona, then you're looking at a very long and lonely old age. You must live as far away as you can from your public image, you really must. See more »

Trivia:

Two grandchildren; grandson Nathan John and granddaughter Sophie. See more »

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed