Francis Magee (born 7 June 1959) is an Irish-Manx actor, who portrayed Liam Tyler in the long-running British soap opera EastEnders from 1993 to 1995. He has also appeared in numerous television shows and feature films, including Sahara (2005), Layer Cake (2004) and The Calling (2000). He played the part of Ordgar, the Housecarl who led the Crowhurst contingent, in 1066 The Battle for Middle Earth (2009), a reconstruction of the year of the three battles from the English perspective.
Born in Dublin, Ireland, and raised on the Isle of Man, Magee worked as a fisherman before pursuing a career as an actor. Magee trained at the Poor School in London's King's Cross. During the 1980s he was the lead singer of Isle of Man-based band Joe Public and Reading-based band Jo Jo Namoza.
He had the role of Victor Rodenmaar in the Nickelodeon TV series House of Anubis. Magee also played Yoren, a member of the Night's Watch, in the first and second seasons of Game of Thrones on HBO. He played electronic musician The Orgazoid in an episode of Peep Show. He also appeared in the 2013 Magners Cider television ad Now is a Good Time.
|1993–1995||EastEnders||Liam Tyler||19 episodes|
|2001||Cold Feet||Daz||Episode 4.2|
|2003||Footballers' Wives||DC Simmonds||Episode 2.3|
|2004||Bad Girls||Rob Skelton||3 episodes|
|2004||Layer Cake||Paul the Boatman||Film|
|2004–2006||No Angels||Mr. Leslie McManus||24 episodes|
|2005||Trafalgar Battle Surgeon||Dr. William Beatty||TV film|
|2007||Peep Show||The Orgozoid||Episode: "Handyman"|
|2008||Survivors||Callum Brown||Episode 1.1|
|2009||1066 The Battle for Middle Earth||Ordgar||2 episodes|
|2009||The Last Breath||Paul Kelvin||Short|
|2010||Worried About the Boy||Jerry O'Dowd||TV film|
|2010||Cemetery Junction||Mr. Pearson||Film|
|2011–2012||Game of Thrones||Yoren||7 episodes|
|2011–2013||House of Anubis||Victor Rodenmaar Jr.||144 episodes|
|2012||Misfits||Dan Woolaston||TV series|
|2013||The Bible||King Saul||2 episodes|
|2015||A.D. The Bible Continues||Levi||episodes|
|2014||Damo and Ivor||Bricko||TV series|
|2014||In The Flesh||Iain Monroe||2 episodes|
|2015||Death in Paradise||Stevie Smith||Episode: "Swimming in Murder"|
|2015||The Musketeers||Hubert||Episode: "The Hunger"|
|2016||Black Mirror||Parn Heidekker||Episode: "Men Against Fire"|
|2016||The Coroner||George James||Episode: "The Foxby Affair"|
|2016||Rogue One: A Star Wars Story||Jav Mefran||Film|
|2017||The Frankenstein Chronicles||Spence||Season 2, 3 episodes|
|2017||Witless||Willy Whelan||9 episodes|
|2017–2019||GameFace||Marcella's Dad||2 episodes|
|2019||Into the Badlands||Magnus|
|2019||The Witcher||Yurga||1 episode|
|2020||White Lines||Clint Collins|
- "Francis Magee". Retrieved 22 December 2016.
- Berman, A.S. (2010). "Francis Magee – 'Liam Taylor'". Walford Gazette. Archived from the original on 23 April 2016. Retrieved 12 November 2011.
- "Curtain Call: Francis Magee". winteriscoming.net. 2013. Retrieved 28 May 2013.
- "Trafalgar Battle Surgeon". hardypictures.com. 2013. Retrieved 28 May 2013.