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Paul McGann (born 14 November 1959 in Liverpool, England) is an English actor who made his name on the BBC serial The Monocled Mutineer, in which he played the lead role. He is also known for his role in Withnail and I, and for portraying the Eighth Doctor in the 1996 Doctor Who television movie and subsequent tie-in media.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Paul McGann (born 14 November 1959 in Liverpool, England) is an English actor who made his name on the BBC serial The Monocled Mutineer, in which he played the lead role. He is also known for his role in Withnail and I, and for portraying the Eighth Doctor in the 1996 Doctor Who television movie and subsequent tie-in media.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Paul McGann, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 86

Birthday 1959-11-14

Place of Birth Kensington, Liverpool, England, UK

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Oi For England's Green and Pleasant Land as Himself
2019 Victorian Sensations (1 episode) as Himself - Presenter
2018 Picasso's Last Stand as Narrator
2017 Brakes as Peter
2017 B&B as Josh
2016 Wildest Islands of Indonesia (5 episodes) as Himself - Narrator (voice)
2016 Unfinished: The Making of Massive Attack as Narrator (Voice)
2015 China - Treasures of the Jade Empire as Narrator
2015 Absence as Man
2015 The Other Prince William as Narrator (voice)
2015 Finding Babylon's Hanging Garden as Narrator
2015 Churchill: When Britain Said No as Narrator (voice)
2015 Shark (3 episodes) as Himself - Narrator
2014 The Great Wall of China: The Hidden Story as Himself
2014 Cosmonauts: How Russia Won the Space Race as Narrator
2014 Wildest Indochina as Narrator
2014 The Musketeers (1 episode) as Saint Pierre (1 episode)
2013 The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot as himself
2013 Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor as The Doctor (archive footage)
2013 Doctor Who: The Night of the Doctor as The Doctor
2013 JFK's Secret Killer: The Evidence as Himself - Narrator (voice)
2013 Art Is... as Lulu's Dad
2012 Wildest Islands (10 episodes) as Narrator
2012 Britain's Greatest Codebreaker as Himself - Narrator (voice)
2012 A Mother's Son (2 episodes) as David
2011 Doctor Who: Tales Lost in Time
2011 9/11: A legcsodásabb megmenekülés as Narrator
2010 Godard & Others as Torrence
2010 Luther (10 episodes) as Mark North
2009 Collision (5 episodes) as Richard Reeves
2009 Moving On (1 episode) as Phil
2009 Lesbian Vampire Killers as Vicar
2009 What's The Problem With Nudity as Himself
2008 Fables of Forgotten Things as Clarence
2007 The Foreign Legion: Tougher Than the Rest (3 episodes) as Himself - Narrator (voice)
2007 True Dare Kiss (6 episodes) as Nash McKinnon
2007 Always Crashing in the Same Car as Bill Mackinnon
2007 World of Compulsive Hoarders
2006 Tripping Over (6 episodes) as Jeremy
2006 If I Had You
2005 Gypo as Paul
2005 Doctor Who (1 episode) as The Doctor
2005 Kidnapped (3 episodes)
2005 Twisted Tales (UK) (1 episode)
2004 Sea of Souls (1 episode)
2003 Bible Mysteries (9 episodes) as Himself-Narrator
2003 Hornblower: Duty as Lieutenant Bush
2003 Hornblower: Loyalty as Lieutenant Bush
2002 Queen of the Damned as David Talbot
2002 Blood Strangers as DC David Ingram
2001 My Kingdom as Dean
2001 Hornblower: Retribution as Lt. Bush
2001 Hornblower: Mutiny as Lieutenant Bush
2001 Hotel! as Ben Carter
2000 Waking the Dead (2 episodes)
2000 Fish (6 episodes) as Jonathan Vishnevski
2000 Nature Boy (4 episodes) as Steve Witton
1999 Withnail and Us as Himself
1999 Forgotten (3 episodes) as Ben Turner
1998 Hornblower (2 episodes) as William Bush
1998 Our Mutual Friend (4 episodes) as Eugene Wrayburn
1997 FairyTale: A True Story as Arthur Wright
1997 Downtime as Rob
1996 Testament: The Bible in Animation (5 episodes) as David
1996 Catherine the Great as Potemkin
1996 Bidding Adieu: A Video Diary as Himself
1996 Doctor Who as The Doctor
1996 The One That Got Away
1996 The Merchant of Venice as Bassanio
1995 The Hanging Gale as Liam Phelan
1993 The Three Musketeers as Girard
1992 Nice Town (3 episodes) as Joe Thompson
1992 Alien³ as Walter Golic
1991 Afraid of the Dark as Antony "Tony" Dalton
1990 Paper Mask as Matthew Harris
1990 The Monk as Father Lorenzo Rojas
1989 Dealers as Daniel Pascoe
1989 The Rainbow as Anton Skrebensky
1987 Withnail & I as Marwood (I)
1986 The Monocled Mutineer (4 episodes) as Percy Toplis
1986 The Importance of Being Earnest as John Worthing
1983 Natural World (3 episodes) as Narrator
1977 Fish (35 episodes)
1970 Play for Today (1 episode)
1963 Doctor Who (2 episodes)

Crew

2016 China: Between Clouds and Dreams (5 episodes)Commissioning Editor

Directing

2009 Moving On (1 episode)Director

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