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Owen Teale (born 20 May 1961) is a Welsh actor.

Trained at the Guildford School of Acting, Teale made his television debut in The Mimosa Boys in 1984. He later appeared in Knights of God (1989), Great Expectations (1989), Waterfront Beat (1990) and Boon (1990) before being cast as Will Scarlet in the 1991 TV movie Robin Hood. He went on to appear in such series as Dangerfield, Ballykissangel and the long-running Belonging, and later Spooks and Murphy's Law. In 2005, he played a lead role in Marian, Again—opposite Stephen Tompkinson, Samantha Beckinsale and Kelly Harrison—in which he was the abusive husband of Harrison's eponymous character.

His film debut was in War Requiem in 1989. He later appeared as Lophakin in the 1999 adaptation of The Cherry Orchard, opposite Charlotte Rampling as Ranevskaya and Alan Bates as Gayev. His appearance in King Arthur, as Pelagius, was relegated to the DVD extended edition. He played Nazi Judge Roland Freisler in the HBO film Conspiracy. In 2006 he appeared in the Torchwood episode "Countrycide"; in 1985, he had appeared in the Doctor Who serial Vengeance on Varos as "Maldak". In 2006 he had a role in the HBO UK TV movie Tsunami: The Aftermath. In 2007, he guest-starred in the Doctor Who audio drama The Mind's Eye. In the same year, he starred in The Last Legion. In 2011, appeared as Ser Alliser Thorne in the HBO TV adaptation of George R. R. Martin's novel series A Song of Ice and Fire, called Game of Thrones.

Teale has been married twice: to Dilys Watling and then to Sylvestra Le Touzel.

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

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Owen Teale (born 20 May 1961) is a Welsh actor.

Trained at the Guildford School of Acting, Teale made his television debut in The Mimosa Boys in 1984. He later appeared in Knights of God (1989), Great Expectations (1989), Waterfront Beat (1990) and Boon (1990) before being cast as Will Scarlet in the 1991 TV movie Robin Hood. He went on to appear in such series as Dangerfield, Ballykissangel and the long-running Belonging, and later Spooks and Murphy's Law. In 2005, he played a lead role in Marian, Again—opposite Stephen Tompkinson, Samantha Beckinsale and Kelly Harrison—in which he was the abusive husband of Harrison's eponymous character.

His film debut was in War Requiem in 1989. He later appeared as Lophakin in the 1999 adaptation of The Cherry Orchard, opposite Charlotte Rampling as Ranevskaya and Alan Bates as Gayev. His appearance in King Arthur, as Pelagius, was relegated to the DVD extended edition. He played Nazi Judge Roland Freisler in the HBO film Conspiracy. In 2006 he appeared in the Torchwood episode "Countrycide"; in 1985, he had appeared in the Doctor Who serial Vengeance on Varos as "Maldak". In 2006 he had a role in the HBO UK TV movie Tsunami: The Aftermath. In 2007, he guest-starred in the Doctor Who audio drama The Mind's Eye. In the same year, he starred in The Last Legion. In 2011, appeared as Ser Alliser Thorne in the HBO TV adaptation of George R. R. Martin's novel series A Song of Ice and Fire, called Game of Thrones.

Teale has been married twice: to Dilys Watling and then to Sylvestra Le Touzel.

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

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 49

Birthday 1961-05-20

Place of Birth Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales, UK

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Belonging (1 episode)
Dream Horse as Brian
Murder in Rome as Erucius
2019 Tolkien as Headmaster Gilson
2018 A Discovery of Witches (8 episodes) as Peter Knox
2017 Pulse (8 episodes) as Chad Berger
2016 National Theatre Live: No Man's Land as Briggs
2016 Nocturne
2016 Houdini & Doyle (1 episode) as Professor Havensling
2015 River (6 episodes) as Marcus McDonald
2014 Under Milk Wood as Dai Bread
2014 The Fold as Edward Ashton
2011 Game of Thrones (19 episodes) as Alliser Thorne
2011 Silk (1 episode)
2008 The Children (3 episodes) as Peter
2008 It's Alive as Sgt. Perkins
2008 Inconceivable as Richard Newman
2007 The Last Legion as Vatrenus
2006 Torchwood (1 episode)
2006 Tsunami: The Aftermath (2 episodes) as James Peabody
2005 Marian, Again as Bernie Sullivan
2005 Tales from the Green Valley (12 episodes) as Narrator
2004 Island at War (6 episodes) as PC Wilf Jonas
2004 King Arthur as Pelagius (uncredited)
2004 Judas as Flavius
2002 Spooks (1 episode)
2002 Ted and Alice (3 episodes)
2001 The Search for John Gissing as Giles Hanagan
2001 Murphy's Law (23 episodes)
2001 Conspiracy
2000 Beast (1 episode) as Mr. Head
1999 Cleopatra (2 episodes) as Grattius
1999 The Cherry Orchard as Lopahin
1997 Midsomer Murders (1 episode)
1997 Marco Polo: Haperek Ha'aharon as Adolph
1996 Wilderness (3 episodes) as Dan Somers
1996 Ballykissangel (12 episodes) as Conor Devlin (3 episodes)
1996 Death of a Salesman as Happy
1995 The Thin Blue Line (1 episode)
1995 Dangerous Lady
1995 The Vacillations of Poppy Carew as Edmund Platt
1993 The Hawk as Ken Marsh
1991 Robin Hood as Will Scarlett
1989 War Requiem as The Unknown Soldier
1989 The Fifteen Streets as John O'Brien
1987 Knights of God (13 episodes) as Dai
1987 The Ruth Rendell Mysteries (2 episodes)
1985 Doctor Who: Vengeance on Varos as Maldak
1963 Doctor Who (2 episodes)

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