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James Telfer is an actor and writer, known for Search and Rescue: The Alpha Team (1977), Vengeance (1977) and You've Come a Long Way, Katie (1980). He was previously married to Bonnie Bedelia. See full bio »

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Known For


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 2003 Finding Fortune
Merc Driver
 2000 A Touch of Frost (TV Series)
Menzies Hamilton
- Line of Fire: Part 2 (2000) ... Menzies Hamilton
 1993-1996 Doctor Finlay (TV Series)
Reverend Derek Gill / Reverend Gill / Rev. Gill
- The Life of Men (1996) ... Rev. Gill
- The Greatness and the Power (1995) ... Reverend Derek Gill
- Only Time Will Tell (1995) ... Reverend Derek Gill
- In Arcadia (1994) ... Reverend Gill
- Stolen Lives (1994) ... Reverend Gill
 1994 Ghost City (TV Movie)
Ronald Frame
 1990 Taggart (TV Series)
Kenneth Rose
- Hostile Witness Part One (1990) ... Kenneth Rose
 1988 Apartment Zero
 1987 The Story of a Recluse (TV Movie)
 1987 High Road (TV Series)
- Episode #1.429 (1987) ... Steve
- Episode #1.428 (1987) ... Steve
 1987 The Houseman's Tale (TV Mini Series)
Roderick MacDonald
- Episode #1.2 (1987) ... Roderick MacDonald
- Episode #1.1 (1987) ... Roderick MacDonald
 1985 Brookside (TV Series)
Peter Crampton
- Episode #1.234 (1985) ... Peter Crampton
 1984 State of Wonder
 1982 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Noel Oliver
- The Glory Hole (1982) ... Noel Oliver
 1981 Juliet Bravo (TV Series)
Jocko Johnson
- Arlene (1981) ... Jocko Johnson
 1981 The House on the Hill (TV Series)
- Something for the Boys (1981) ... Dougie
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 1980 You've Come a Long Way, Katie (TV Mini Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- The Bottom Line (1980) ... (writer - 1980)
- A Month on the Moon (1980) ... (writer - 1980)
- Madder Music (1980) ... (writer - 1980)
 1977 Search and Rescue: The Alpha Team (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Katy's Fella ... (written by - as Jay Telfer)
 1977 Vengeance (screenplay by - as Jay Telfer)

Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Stephen Sondheim's musical, "Company," at the Palace Theatre in Westcliff, Essex, England with Leo Andrew, Liza Sadovy, Clare Rimmer, Oliver Haden, Philip Wrigley, Johnathan Courage, Karen Henson, Suzanne Rigden, and Beth Tuckey in the cast.

Alternate Names:

Jay Telfer


Bonnie Bedelia  (divorced)

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Ex-brother-in-law of Kit Culkin. See more »

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