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James Cosmos is known for his film roles as Angus MacLeod in Highlander, Campbell in Braveheart and as Father Christmas in the adaptation of The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe. Over the years he has also had roles in films such as Trainspotting, The Last Legion, Troy, and 2081 . He also appeared in Take the High Road as Alex Geddes from 1982-83.

He is also a staple of British television, with credits in hundreds of television shows, Cosmo made a name for himself playing Scottish "tough guy" characters.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

James Cosmos is known for his film roles as Angus MacLeod in Highlander, Campbell in Braveheart and as Father Christmas in the adaptation of The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe. Over the years he has also had roles in films such as Trainspotting, The Last Legion, Troy, and 2081 . He also appeared in Take the High Road as Alex Geddes from 1982-83.

He is also a staple of British television, with credits in hundreds of television shows, Cosmo made a name for himself playing Scottish "tough guy" characters.

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Gender -

Known Credits 96

Birthday 1948-05-24

Place of Birth Clydebank - West Dunbartonshire - Scotland - UK

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 SS-GB(5 episodes) as Harry Woods
2017 T2 Trainspotting as Renton's Father
2016 Eliminators as Cooper
2016 Monochrome as Roger Daniels
2016 Ben-Hur as Quintus Arius
2016 Whisky Galore as Macalister the Minister
2016 Dark Signal as Alan
2016 Breakdown as Albert Chapman
2016 Project 12: The Bunker as Brian Balanowsky
2016 London Heist
2015 Tomorrow as Mr. Charles
2015 Estranged as Albert
2015 The Legend of Barney Thomson as James Henderson
2015 The Pyramid Texts as Ray
2015 Amélia & Duarte as Narrator (English)
2015 Moonwalkers as Dawson
2014 We Still Kill the Old Way as Arthur
2014 New Worlds(1 episode)
2013 The Christmas Candle as Herbert Hopewell
2013 Justin and the Knights of Valour as Blucher (voice)
2013 Get Lucky as Mr. Zigic
2013 Hammer of the Gods as King Bagsecg
2012 Citadel
2011 The Glass Man as Pecco
2011 Game of Thrones: Complete History and Lore as Jeor Mormont (voice)
2011 Game of Thrones(20 episodes) as Jeor Mormont
2010 Outcast as Laird
2010 Donkeys as Alfred
2010 The Runway as Shutherland
2010 One Night in Emergency
2010 The Santa Incident as Nick
2009 FlashForward(1 episode) as Phillip
2009 2081 as George Bergeron
2009 The Narnia Code as Narrator
2009 Castle(1 episode) as Finn Rourke
2008 The Colour of Magic as Galder Weatherwax
2008 The Colour of Magic(16 episodes) as Galder Wetterwachs
2007 The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising as Dawson
2007 The Last Legion as Hrothgar
2007 Lives of the Saints as Mr. Karva
2007 Futureshock: Comet as Brenden
2006 Half Light as Finlay Murray
2005 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe as Father Christmas
2005 Greyfriars Bobby as James Brown
2005 Little House on the Prairie(6 episodes) as Mr. Scott
2004 One Last Chance as Big John
2003 Sweet Dreams as Robert
2002 The Four Feathers as Col. Sutch
2002 Once Upon a Time in the Midlands as Billy
2001 All The Queen's Men as Archie
2001 To End All Wars as Col. Stuart McLean
2000 The Last of the Blonde Bombshells
2000 Tales from the Madhouse as The Centurion
1999 One More Kiss as Frank
1999 The Match as Billy Bailey
1999 Badger(1 episode)
1999 Sunset Heights as MacDonald
1999 Cleopatra as Agrippa
1998 Babe: Pig in the City as Thelonius (voice)
1997 Ain't Misbehavin' as Malky Fraser
1997 Midsomer Murders(1 episode)
1997 Ivanhoe as Cedric
1997 Ivanhoe(6 episodes)
1996 Emma as Mr. Weston
1996 Trainspotting as Mr. Renton
1995 Braveheart as Campbell
1994 Roughnecks(13 episodes) as Tom
1994 Sin Bin
1992 Heartbeat(1 episode)
1990 The Fool as Mr. Bowring
1989 The Nightwatch as James Smithson
1988 Stormy Monday as Tony
1986 Casualty(1 episode) as John Breckman
1986 Casualty(1 episode) as Tony
1986 Highlander as Angus MacLeod
1985 Super Gran(1 episode) as Mr. McBigg
1984 Fairly Secret Army(0 episodes)
1984 The Bill(1 episode)
1983 Scarecrow and Mrs. King(1 episode)
1983 Taggart(1 episode)
1982 Living Apart Together as Priest
1981 The Nightmare Man(4 episodes)
1980 Hammer House of Horror(1 episode)
1980 Take the High Road(42 episodes)
1979 Thundercloud(13 episodes)
1975 Survivors(1 episode)
1973 Warship(45 episodes)
1972 Young Winston as Officer on Train
1972 The Stone Tape as Cliff Dow
1971 The Persuaders!(1 episode)
1970 UFO(1 episode)
1970 Sovereign's Company as Senior Under Officer Patterson
1969 Battle of Britain as Jamie
1966 Ransom for a Pretty Girl(6 episodes)
1900 Hotel Caledonia as William Pertwee
1900 In Darkness as Niall
1900 The Sharp End(0 episodes)

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