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Rupert Young is an English actor best known for his role as Sir Leon in the medieval fantasy fiction series, Merlin. Though acting from a young age, Rupert has often praised his drama teacher for encouraging him to study at drama school. In order to raise the funds, he took on a number of jobs related to acting and directing, eventually being ... See full bio »

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Doc Martin Adrian Pitts
Merlin Sir Leon
Hotel Babylon Justice
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 2021 Bridgerton (TV Series)
- Capital R Rake (2021) ... Jack
 2020 The Secret Garden
 2018 The Bisexual (TV Series)
James (Reporter)
- Episode #1.1 (2018) ... James (Reporter)
 2017 Judge Rinder's Crown Court (TV Mini Series)
James Byron
- Episode #1.2 (2017) ... James Byron
- Episode #1.1 (2017) ... James Byron
 2017 Will (TV Series)
Sir Walter Raleigh
- Brave New World (2017) ... Sir Walter Raleigh
 2017 The Good Karma Hospital (TV Series)
Sunny Macintosh
- Episode #1.3 (2017) ... Sunny Macintosh
 2017 Gaslight
Jack Manningham
 2016 People Just Do Nothing (TV Series)
- Record Deal (2016) ... Joshua
 2015 Writers Retreat
 2013 The White Queen (TV Mini Series)
Sir William Herbert
- The Bad Queen (2013) ... Sir William Herbert
 2012 This Love (Short)
Other Man
 2009-2012 Merlin (TV Series)
Sir Leon
- The Diamond of the Day: Part Two (2012) ... Sir Leon
- The Diamond of the Day: Part One (2012) ... Sir Leon
- The Drawing of the Dark (2012) ... Sir Leon
- The Kindness of Strangers (2012) ... Sir Leon
- With All My Heart (2012) ... Sir Leon
 2010 Doctor Who (TV Series)
- The Pandorica Opens (2010) ... Roman (uncredited)
 2010 Shameless (TV Series)
Marc Arlington
- The End of The Affair (2010) ... Marc Arlington
 2009 Just Because You're Paranoid... (Short)
 2009 Hotel Babylon (TV Series)
- Episode #4.4 (2009) ... Justice
 2008 Primeval (TV Series)
- Mealworms, Indeed (2008) ... Mike
 2006 Heartbeat (TV Series)
- Wine and Roses (2006) ... Zak
 2006 Foyle's War (TV Series)
Armed Guard
- Bad Blood (2006) ... Armed Guard
 2004 Doc Martin (TV Series)
Adrian Pitts
- Haemophobia (2004) ... Adrian Pitts (uncredited)
- Gentlemen Prefer (2004) ... Adrian Pitts
 2004 Dirty Filthy Love (TV Movie)
 2004 Island at War (TV Mini Series)
British Soldier
- Eve of the War (2004) ... British Soldier
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He acted in William Shakespeare's plays, "Twelfth Night" and "Cymbeline", at the Open Air Theatre in Regents Park, London, England with Mariah Gale, Daniel Flynn, Desmond Barrit, James Loye, Sirine Saba, Martin Jarvis, Terence Wilton, Simon Day, Julian Curry, Dominic Marsh, Dominic Colchester, Giles Taylor, Martin Chamberlain, ... See more »


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Best known for playing Sir Leon in Merlin (2008). See more »

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