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Denis Lawson

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Denis Stamper Lawson (born 27 September 1947) is a Scottish actor and director. He is perhaps best known for his roles as John Jarndyce in the BBC's adaptation of Bleak House and as Gordon Urquhart in the film Local Hero. Description above from the Wikipedia article Denis Lawson, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Sep 27, 1947 In Perthshire, Scotland, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Truck Busters 1943-01-28
Latest Project:
Series Inside No. 9 2014-02-05
Known For
Poster of The Machine
Poster of Other People's Children
Poster of The Chain
Poster of Return of the Jedi
Series Inside No. 9 Gerald 2014-02-05
Movie The Wee Man Willie Ferris 2013-01-18
Movie The Machine Thomson 2013-04-25
Movie Broken Mr. Buckley 2013-07-19
Series Marchlands Robert Bowen 2011-02-03
Movie Perfect Sense Detective 2011-01-24
Series Candy Cabs 2011-04-05
Movie Above Their Station Chief Constable Keith Boone 2010-02-20
Series Law & Order: UK Unknown 2009-02-23
Movie No Holds Bard Miekel 2009-01-25
Movie Criminal Justice II 2009-10-05
Movie Breaking the Mould Alexander Fleming 2009-07-29
Movie Enid Kenneth Waters 2009-11-16
Movie Die Anruferin Bill Faber 2008-03-13
Series The Passion 2008-03-16
Movie Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay Steve McAndrew 2008-04-25
Series Criminal Justice Bill Faber 2008-06-30
Movie Empties 2007-03-08
Movie Hallam Foe Eddie Cass 2007-02-16
Series Jekyll Peter Syme 2007-06-16
Series Feel the Force Unknown 2006-05-08
Movie The Thieving Headmistress Father Plunkett 2006-06-06
Series The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Movie Submerged Annas 2005-05-06
Movie Supercross 2005-08-16
Series Sensitive Skin Al Jackson 2005-11-10
Series Bleak House 2005-10-27
Movie The Black Death Narrator 2004-01-01
Series New Tricks Steve McAndrew 2003-03-27
Movie Lucky Jim Julius Gore-Urqhart 2003-04-11
Series Bob Martin 2000-04-02
Series Other People's Children 2000-09-10
Series Holby City Unknown 1999-01-12
Movie A Brooklyn State of Mind Laurence Dowdall 1998-01-01
Movie Hornblower: The Examination for Lieutenant Captain 'Dreadnought' Foster 1998-11-18
Series The Ambassador 1998-01-04
Movie The Round Tower Arthur Brett 1998-01-09
Series Cold Feet Unknown 1998-11-15
Series Hornblower Unknown 1998-10-07
Movie A Royal Scandal Henry Brougham 1997-10-10
Series Dalziel and Pascoe Unknown 1996-03-16
Movie Fried Crumbed Brains 1996-05-27
Movie Bejewelled 1991-01-20
Movie The Death King Al Jackson 1990-01-25
Series Tales from the Crypt Unknown 1989-06-10
Movie One Way Out 1989-09-10
Movie The Zip Eric 1988-07-07
Series Dead Head Unknown 1986-01-15
Movie Top Gun Peter Syme 1986-05-16
Movie The Chain Keith 1984-01-01
Series Natural World Narrator 1983-10-30
Movie Local Hero Urquhart 1983-02-17
Movie Return of the Jedi Wedge 1983-05-23
Series Bergerac Unknown 1981-10-18
Movie The Empire Strikes Back Wedge Antilles 1980-05-20
Movie The Flipside of Dominick Hide 1980-12-09
Movie Fearless Frank 1978-10-04
Movie Providence Dave Woodford 1977-01-25
Movie Star Wars Red Two (Wedge Antilles) 1977-05-25
Movie Holocaust 2000 2nd Journalist 1977-11-25
Movie The Man in the Iron Mask Claude 1977-07-07
Series Rock Follies 1976-02-24
Movie The Paradise Run 1976-04-05
Movie The Last Tycoon Robert Bowen 1976-11-18
Series Survivors Unknown 1975-04-16
Movie Truck Busters Various 1943-01-28