Appearing in the play 'Heroes' at the Wyndham's Theatre, London (December 2005)
5' 7" (1.7 m)
Did You Know?
When unions were involved you had to be a member of Equity to be an actor. There was a closed shop operating. It made life very difficult, it made it very, very difficult to become an actor. But those who did did so because they persevered. It would sort out the wheat from the chaff in that those who stuck with it, those who persevered went on. And of course it also meant that the standard of ...
Plays "Detective Inspector John Rebus", the protagonist in the "Inspector Rebus" series of detective novels by the award-winning Scottish writer Ian Rankin
, ten of which have so far been televised as Rebus
(2000). The novels are mostly set in and around Edinburgh.