David Bradley

Biography

David Bradley is an English character actor. He has recently become known for playing the caretaker of Hogwarts, Argus Filch, in the Harry Potter series of films.

Bradley was born in York, England. He became an actor in 1971, first appearing on television that year in the successful comedy Nearest and Dearest playing a police officer. He was awarded a Olivier Award in 1991 for his supporting actor role in King Lear at the Royal National Theatre.

Bradley appeared in Nicholas Nickleby (2002) and had a small role in the 2007 comedy film Hot Fuzz as a farmer who illegally hoarded weapons, including a sea mine which later proves important to the story.

David Bradley is an English character actor. He has recently become known for playing the caretaker of Hogwarts, Argus Filch, in the Harry Potter series of films.

Bradley was born in York, England. He became an actor in 1971, first appearing on television that year in the successful comedy Nearest and Dearest playing a police officer. He was awarded a Olivier Award in 1991 for his supporting actor role in King Lear at the Royal National Theatre.

Bradley appeared in Nicholas Nickleby (2002) and had a small role in the 2007 comedy film Hot Fuzz as a farmer who illegally hoarded weapons, including a sea mine which later proves important to the story.

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Gender -

Known Credits 67

Birthday 1942-04-17

Place of Birth York, UK

Adult Actor False

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2014 The Strain(38 episodes) as Professor Abraham Setrakian
2013 An Adventure in Space and Time as William Hartnell
2013 The World's End as Basil
2012 World Without End(13 episodes) as Brother Joseph
2012 Bad Sugar as Ralphfred Cauldwell
2012 Bad Education(1 episode) as Ennis
2012 Eternal Law(1 episode)
2011 The Holding as Cooper
2011 Captain America: The First Avenger as Tower Keeper
2011 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 as Argus Filch
2011 Game of Thrones(4 episodes) as Lord Walder Frey
2011 Game of Thrones(1 episode) as Walder Frey
2010 Another Year as Ronnie
2010 Five Daughters as Patrick Palmer
2009 Harry Brown as Leonard Attwell
2009 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince as Argus Filch
2009 I Know You Know as Mr Fisher
2008 The Colour of Magic as Cohen the Barbarian
2008 The Colour of Magic(16 episodes) as Cohen der Barbar
2008 Ashes to Ashes(1 episode)
2008 The Daisy Chain as Sean Cryan
2007 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix as Argus Filch
2007 True Dare Kiss(6 episodes) as Stanley Tyler
2007 The Tudors(1 episode)
2007 Hot Fuzz as Arthur Webley
2007 Benidorm(1 episode)
2006 Sweeney Todd as Sweeney's Father
2005 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire as Argus Filch
2005 Mr Harvey Lights a Candle
2005 Doctor Who(1 episode) as Solomon
2005 Ideal(2 episodes)
2004 Blackpool(30 episodes)
2004 Exorcist: The Beginning as Father Gionetti
2004 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban as Argus Filch
2003 Charles II: The Power and The Passion(1 episode)
2002 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets as Argus Filch
2001 Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone as Argus Filch
2001 The Way We Live Now(8 episodes)
2001 Gabriel & Me as Grandad
2001 Altered Species as Frank
2001 Blow Dry as Noah
2000 Waking the Dead(2 episodes)
2000 The King Is Alive as Henry
2000 The Wilsons(6 episodes)
1998 Vanity Fair
1998 Left Luggage as Concierge
1998 Our Mutual Friend
1997 Total Reality as Anthony Rand
1997 Midsomer Murders(1 episode)
1997 Reckless(8 episodes)
1997 The Moth as Dave Waters
1996 Our Friends in the North(10 episodes)
1996 Our Friends in the North
1996 Exit as Charles
1995 Bramwell(1 episode) as Charles Matthews
1995 Band of Gold(1 episode)
1994 Measure for Measure as Barnadine
1994 Wycliffe(1 episode)
1993 Cracker(1 episode) as Frank Carter
1992 A Touch of Frost(1 episode)
1992 Between the Lines(1 episode)
1986 King of the Ghetto
1978 Absolution as Arthur Dyson
1976 Bill Brand
1972 Another Sunday and Sweet F.A
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame(1 episode)
1900 Thieves Like Us(0 episodes)
1900 Wild West(12 episodes) as Old Jake

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