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Nigel Lindsay is an English actor. As well as many roles in TV and in film, most notably as Barry, the Muslim convert in Chris Morris's feature debut Four Lions for which he was nominated for Best British Comedy Performance in Film at the British Comedy Awards 2011, he has worked extensively in theatre, most recently opposite Sir Antony Sher as Dr Harry Hyman in Arthur Miller's Broken Glass at the Tricycle Theatre, for which he won the 2011 Whatsonstage Theatregoers' Choice Award as Best Supporting Actor. Nigel played Mugsy opposite Ray Winstone and Phil Daniels in the original 1995 National Theatre production of Patrick Marber’s Dealer's Choice; Max in The Real Thing by Tom Stoppard which won three Tonys on Broadway in 2000; Ariel in the 2004 Olivier award winning National Theatre production of Martin McDonagh’s The Pillowman, with Jim Broadbent and David Tennant; Nathan Detroit in Michael Grandage’s Guys and Dolls at the Piccadilly Theatre in 2005, and Lenny in Harold Pinter’s The Homecoming with Ken Cranham and Danny Dyer at the Almeida Theatre in 2009. He was also nominated in the 2008 WOS Awards as Best Supporting Actor opposite Stockard Channing and Jodie Whittaker in Awake and Sing, directed by Michael Attenborough at the Almeida Theatre. He will play the title character in the West End production of Shrek the Musical, which will begin performances at Theatre Royal, Drury Lane in May 2011.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Nigel Lindsay is an English actor. As well as many roles in TV and in film, most notably as Barry, the Muslim convert in Chris Morris's feature debut Four Lions for which he was nominated for Best British Comedy Performance in Film at the British Comedy Awards 2011, he has worked extensively in theatre, most recently opposite Sir Antony Sher as Dr Harry Hyman in Arthur Miller's Broken Glass at the Tricycle Theatre, for which he won the 2011 Whatsonstage Theatregoers' Choice Award as Best Supporting Actor. Nigel played Mugsy opposite Ray Winstone and Phil Daniels in the original 1995 National Theatre production of Patrick Marber’s Dealer's Choice; Max in The Real Thing by Tom Stoppard which won three Tonys on Broadway in 2000; Ariel in the 2004 Olivier award winning National Theatre production of Martin McDonagh’s The Pillowman, with Jim Broadbent and David Tennant; Nathan Detroit in Michael Grandage’s Guys and Dolls at the Piccadilly Theatre in 2005, and Lenny in Harold Pinter’s The Homecoming with Ken Cranham and Danny Dyer at the Almeida Theatre in 2009. He was also nominated in the 2008 WOS Awards as Best Supporting Actor opposite Stockard Channing and Jodie Whittaker in Awake and Sing, directed by Michael Attenborough at the Almeida Theatre. He will play the title character in the West End production of Shrek the Musical, which will begin performances at Theatre Royal, Drury Lane in May 2011.

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2020 Six Minutes to Midnight as Mr. Wheatley
2019 The Capture (4 episodes) as DSI Tom Kendricks
2018 Magnum P.I. (1 episode) as Ian Pryce
2018 Dead in a Week (Or Your Money Back) as Brian
2018 Innocent (4 episodes) as DI William Beech
2018 Safe (8 episodes) as JoJo
2017 Access All Areas as Mack
2017 White Gold (6 episodes) as Tony Walsh
2016 Victoria (8 episodes) as Sir Robert Peel
2014 National Theatre Live : A Small Family Business as Jack McCracken
2014 Captcha as Anton
2013 Breakfast With Jonny Wilkinson as Nigel Maitland
2013 Royal Shakespeare Company - Richard II as Henry Bolingbrook
2013 Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa as Jason Cresswell
2012 The Fear (4 episodes) as Donny
2011 Death in Paradise (1 episode) as Andy Hammond
2010 Mid Morning Matters with Alan Partridge (2 episodes)
2010 Four Lions as Barry
2006 Scoop as Strombel's Co-Worker
2005 On a Clear Day as Sharp Suit
2003 Blackball as Targitex Chairman
2002 Foyle's War (1 episode)
2001 Mike Bassett: England Manager as Journalist
2000 Too Much Sun (6 episodes)
2000 Waking the Dead (2 episodes)
1999 Shockers: Deja Vu as Tim
1999 Rogue Trader as Ron Baker
1997 A Dance to the Music of Time (4 episodes) as Odo Stevens
1995 Dressing for Breakfast (21 episodes)
1994 A Few Short Journeys Of The Heart
1992 Between the Lines (35 episodes) as Insp. Alan Grant

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