Biography

Scottish actor and presenter. Born in Edinburgh on 3rd July 1944 to an actor father, Paul made his debut as a child actor in the 1955 movie Geordie. In 1965, Paul became an off shore pirate radio DJ and and was the first voice heard when Radio Scotland launched, and presented the popular Ceilidh programme of traditional Scottish music. Returning to acting later in the decade, Paul has gone on to appear in numerous plays, films and television dramas. A keen angler, he has presented fishing programmes on Scottish television for many years. The first was Hooked on Scotland for the BBC. This was followed by Hooked on Scottish for ITV and more recently Hooked for the satellite and cable channel Discovery Home and Leisure.

Scottish actor and presenter. Born in Edinburgh on 3rd July 1944 to an actor father, Paul made his debut as a child actor in the 1955 movie Geordie. In 1965, Paul became an off shore pirate radio DJ and and was the first voice heard when Radio Scotland launched, and presented the popular Ceilidh programme of traditional Scottish music. Returning to acting later in the decade, Paul has gone on to appear in numerous plays, films and television dramas. A keen angler, he has presented fishing programmes on Scottish television for many years. The first was Hooked on Scotland for the BBC. This was followed by Hooked on Scottish for ITV and more recently Hooked for the satellite and cable channel Discovery Home and Leisure.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 21

Birthday 2018-05-01

Place of Birth Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

The Tales of Para Handy(9 episodes)
2004 One Last Chance as Mr Clouston
2002 Still Game(3 episodes)
1998 The Last Salute(12 episodes)
1997 Regeneration as Dr. Brock
1996 The Crow Road(4 episodes) as Hamish McHoan
1990 No Job for a Lady(18 episodes)
1990 Lorna Doone as Neighbour
1989 Leaving
1988 This Morning(2 episodes)
1986 City Lights(1 episode) as Malky Boyd
1985 Brigadista
1983 Taggart(2 episodes)
1983 Six Fifty-Five(1 episode)
1983 Another Time, Another Place as Dougal
1979 S.O.S. Titanic as First Officer William Murdoch
1972 The Regiment(1 episode)
1972 Chato's Land as Brady Logan
1969 Submarine X-1 as Leading Seaman Quentin
1967 Natural World(2 episodes) as Narrator
1955 Geordie as Young Geordie

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