Peter Wight (actor)
Peter Wight (born 1950), sometimes credited as Peter Wright, is an English actor.
|Born||1950 (age 69–70)|
His television credits include: Our Zoo, Z-Cars, Meantime, Anna Lee, Life on Mars, Holby City, Where the Heart Is, Jane Eyre (1997), Early Doors, Midsomer Murders, Monday Monday, Party Animals, Hit & Miss, The Paradise, The Crown, Brief Encounters and This Time with Alan Partridge. He also appeared in the 2011 miniseries series Case Sensitive and the 2012 series Public Enemies.
Film appearances include Naked, Secrets & Lies, FairyTale: A True Story, Vera Drake, Pride & Prejudice, Babel, All or Nothing, A Bunch of Amateurs, Another Year and Mr. Turner. In the 2007 film Hot Fuzz, he appears as pub landlord Roy Porter.Also in the 2007 film Persuasion, he appears as Admiral Croft. In 2016 he has a small role in Trespass Against Us.
His stage career includes In the Republic of Happiness at the Jerwood Theatre Downstairs at the Royal Court in 2012/13, and in Electra by Sophocles opposite Kristin Scott Thomas and Liz White at the Old Vic Theatre in 2014.
Selected stage creditsEdit
- In Basidon, Royal Court: Jerwood Downstairs, London, 2012
- In the Republic of Happiness, Royal Court: Jerwood Downstairs, London, 2013
- Trelawny of the Wells, Donmar Warehouse, London, 2013
- Much Ado About Nothing, Old Vic, London, 2013
- Electra, Old Vic, London, 2014
- The Red Lion, National Theatre: Dorfman, London, 2015
- Hamlet, Almeida, London, 2017
|1978||Secret Army||Squadron Leader Kennedy||Episode: "Lucky Piece"|
|1996||Hamish Macbeth||Sydney Braithwaite||Episode: "Radio Lochdubh"|
|2004||Silent Witness||Lucas Garner||Episode: "Death by Water"|
|2005||Waking the Dead||Donald Hunt||Episode: "Undertow"|
|2007||Dalziel and Pascoe||Charles Johnson||Episode: "Demons on Our Shoulders"|
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