Steven Elder

Steven Elder is an English actor and screenwriter, known for his roles in the feature films Good (2008) and The King (2019), and the BBC television series Apple Tree Yard (2016).

Steven Elder
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Elder in 2010
EducationValley Comprehensive School
Queen Mary University of London
Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art
  • Actor
  • screenwriter
Years active1992–present



Year Title Role Notes
2000 Miss Willoughby and the Haunted Bookshop Oliver
2019 Seized Donovan
2019 The King Dorset
2015 Spaceship The Squaddie
2015 Skin Trade Serbian Mob Attorney
2014 United Passions Rudolph Seeldrayers
2009 Girl Like Me Tony Premiered 8 September 2009 at the Venice International Film Festival
2009 Echelon Conspiracy Charles
2009 Gallowwalker Apollo Jones
2009 Good Adolf Eichmann
2008 Trapped David Jackson
2007 He Said Karl
2006 Blackbeard Jack Spector
2005 Dungeons & Dragons: Wrath of the Dragon God Dorian
2005 Cold and Dark Mabbs
2004 The Defender Tech
2004 Vanity Fair Curzon Street Footman
2003 Ten Minutes Paul
1998 Get Real Bob


Year Title Role Notes
2020 Grace Philip Stretton
2020 The Bay DCI Robert Pearson
2018-2019 Doctors Gordon Clement
2018 Endeavour Barker Episode: Colours
2017 Trauma Steve Becket Miniseries
2017 Inspector George Gently Tommy Norton Episode: Gently Liberated
2017 Vera Steve Devonshire Episode: Broken Promise
2016 Rillington Place Mr Hodges Three-part miniseries about the case of serial killer John Christie
2016 Apple Tree Yard George Miniseries
2015 Versailles Rebel Soldier Episode: Invalides
2015 Silent Witness Mark Stone Episode: Falling Angels: Part 1
2014 In the Club Dave Hutchinson
2014 Our Girl Major Bryce
2013 The Tunnel Dr Cobb
2013 The Wrong Mans Mr Smith
2013 Doctors Reverend Gordon Clement
2012 Upstairs Downstairs Hadleigh
2010 DCI Banks Dr Paterson Episode: Aftermath: Part 2
2010 Lost Jonas Whitfield
2009 The Day of the Triffids Dr Kotch Miniseries
2009 New Tricks Alen Smith
2008 The 39 Steps Wakeham Television movie
2007 NCIS Nick Taylor Episode: Iceman
2006 Robin Hood Luke Cooper
2006 Judge John Deed David Baxter
2005 Afterlife Chris Rabey
2005 Holby City Jeff Faulds
2005 Doctors Graham Episode: Tormenting Thoughts
2004 Heartbeat Jethro Woods
2004 Lie With Me Simmons
2004 Monarch of the Glen Alex Faversham 2 episodes
2004 The Inspector Lynley Mysteries Gavin Webster
2003 Cromwell: Warts and All Sir Thomas Fairfax
2003 The Bill Robert Parish
2003 Perfectly Frank Douglas Payne
2002 In Deep Dr Quigley
2002 Redcap Maurice Green
2000 Doctors Nick McKintyre Episode: Do the Right Thing
2000 Waking the Dead Clive Pearson
2000 The Vice Rob 2 episodes
2000 Holby City Kevin Harper
1999 Heartbeat Dennis
1999 Peak Practice DC Mullins
1998 Coronation Street DI Fox 7 episodes
1994 Suffer the Little Children Detective
1992 Resnick: Lonely Hearts Young PC

Audio drama

Hamlet (Smartpass Productions, 2010) Title role
Doctor Who - Something Inside (Big Finish Productions, 2006) Rawden
Dalek Empire 3 (Big Finish Productions, 2004) Siy Tarkov
Dalek Empire 2 (Big Finish Productions, 2003) Siy Tarkov
Doctor WhoJubilee (Big Finish Productions, 2003) Farrow


Frost/Nixon Sheffield Crucible (2018) Bob Zelnick
Lampedusa, HighTide Festival (2015) Stefano
Romeo and Juliet, Shakespeare's Globe (2015) Capulet[1]
1984, Headlong Theatre Company (2014) Charrington
Yours For The Asking, Orange Tree Theatre (2012) Juan (nominated for an Offie for Best Actor)
How To Be Happy, Orange Tree Theatre (2011) Graham
The Ring of Truth, Orange Tree Theatre (2009) Tom Gore
Tosca's Kiss, Orange Tree Theatre (2006) Major Tom Morton
The Seagull, Northampton Theatre Royal (2002) Trigorin
Clockwatching, Orange Tree Theatre (2001) Duncan
The Daughter in Law, Orange Tree Theatre (2001) Joe
Macbeth, Orange Tree Theatre (1998) Macduff
All in the Wrong, Orange Tree Theatre (1998) Beverley
The Thickness of Skin, Wolsey Theatre (1997) Eddie
The Cherry Orchard, Royal Shakespeare Company (1997) Yasha
Disappeared, Leicester Haymarket Theatre (1995) Timothy Creighton
The Case of Rebellious Susan, Orange Tree Theatre (1994) Lucien
Hamlet, Greenwich Studio Theatre (1993) Hamlet

Two Feet (in progress) co-written with Mark Roper
Skin Trade (film) (2015) co-written with Dolph Lundgren
Land of Morning Calm


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