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Ian Shaw (born 18 December 1969) is an English actor.

Ian Shaw
Born18 December 1969 (1969-12-18) (age 49)
London, England
Years active1993–present
Parent(s)Mary Ure
Robert Shaw



He is the son of actress Mary Ure and actor Robert Shaw. He is currently rehearsing The Shark Is Broken for the Edinburgh Festival, a play he has written about the making of Jaws in which he plays his father as Quint.[1]


His first role was in 1993 in an episode of Casualty. Since then he has appeared in the films Century (1993), Moondance (1995), The Boys From County Clare (2003), The Contract (2006), and Johnny English Reborn (2011). He was also the narrator of House of Usher (2008). He has also appeared in many TV series including EastEnders, Soldier, Soldier, The Bill, The Queen, Sharpe, Ultimate Force, Ghosts, Silent Witness and Medics.

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