Biography

Hugh Anthony Quarshie (born 22 December 1954) is a Ghanaian-bornBritish actor of stage, television and film. Some of his best-known roles include his appearances in the films Highlander (1986) and Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace (1999), and his long-running role as Ric Griffin in the BBC medical drama Holby City (2001–present).

Hugh Anthony Quarshie (born 22 December 1954) is a Ghanaian-bornBritish actor of stage, television and film. Some of his best-known roles include his appearances in the films Highlander (1986) and Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace (1999), and his long-running role as Ric Griffin in the BBC medical drama Holby City (2001–present).

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 39

Birthday 1954-12-22

Place of Birth Accra - Ghana

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald as Mustafa Kama
2018 Red Sparrow as Simon Benford
2016 Retribution as DI Reed
2012 White Heat(6 episodes) as Victor (present day)
2011 Ghosted
2010 The Great Rift: Africa's Wild Heart(3 episodes) as Narrator
2009 Small Island(2 episodes) as Narrator
2005 Doctor Who(2 episodes)
2003 Conspiracy of Silence as Fr. Joseph Ennis
2000 It Was an Accident as George Hurlock
2000 Jason and the Argonauts(1 episode)
2000 Arabian Nights(2 episodes) as Mustappa
2000 Ape-Man(6 episodes) as Narrator
1999 BeastMaster(1 episode)
1999 Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace as Captain Panaka
1999 Wing Commander as Lt. Obutu
1999 The Murder of Stephen Lawrence as Neville Lawrence
1999 Holby City(38 episodes) as Ric Griffin
1998 A Respectable Trade(4 episodes) as Caesar Peters
1997 Melissa(5 episodes) as George Bond
1995 She's Out(6 episodes) as DCI Ron Craigh
1992 Virtual Murder(1 episode)
1990 Medics(35 episodes)
1990 Nightbreed as Detective Joyce
1989 The Church as Father Gus
1989 Behaving Badly(4 episodes)
1989 Press Gang(2 episodes) as Inspector Hibbert
1988 A Gentleman's Club(1 episode)
1988 Red Dwarf(1 episode)
1986 Casualty(1 episode) as Ric Griffin
1986 Casualty(1 episode) as Gordon Hutchens
1986 Highlander as Sunda Kastagir
1985 Baby: Secret of the Lost Legend as Kenge Obe
1984 The Bill(1 episode)
1981 A Midsummer Night's Dream as Philostrate
1981 Wolcott as Dennis St. George
1979 The Knowledge as Campion
1978 BBC Television Shakespeare(2 episodes)
1975 Rumpole of the Bailey(1 episode)
1967 Natural World(2 episodes) as Narrator

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