Jason Durr

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Jason Durr
BornJason Durr
1967 (age 46–47)
Singapore
OccupationActor
Years active1990–present
Spouse(s)TV presenter Kate Charman (2004 – present)
Children3 children: Blossom
Felix and Velvet (twins)[1]
 
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Jason Durr
BornJason Durr
1967 (age 46–47)
Singapore
OccupationActor
Years active1990–present
Spouse(s)TV presenter Kate Charman (2004 – present)
Children3 children: Blossom
Felix and Velvet (twins)[1]

Jason Durr (born 1967) is an English actor of theatre, television and film. He is best recognized for his role as PC/DC Mike Bradley in the Yorkshire-based police drama series Heartbeat (1997–2003).

Biography[edit]

After training at LAMDA he went straight to the Royal Shakespeare Company, working with director Trevor Nunn in Measure For Measure and The Blue Angel, followed by Macbeth directed by Adrian Noble.

Jason has played many leading roles in television and film productions. He starred as Sam Howard in the Rosamunde Pilcher dramas Winter Solstice and Summer solstice. Other notable roles are Dr. Anthony in True True Lie, Pencroff in Mysterious Island, a film based on Jules Verne's novel, and as Lord Kiely in Sharpe's Battle.

In 2009 he appeared in a two-part British television drama, Above Suspicion, which averaged 7 million viewers.[2] He received favourable reviews for his performance as murder suspect Alan Daniels.[3]

In 2012 Durr starred as Guy Littleton in Noël Coward's Volcano, opposite Jenny Seagrove at the Vaudeville Theatre in London's West End.

April 2013 - Jason has just finished filming the British feature film Down Dog, playing the lead Frank alongside Nick Moran, and he is now on tour starring as Sherlock Holmes in the stage play, 'Sherlock Holmes -The Best Kept Secret'.

Filmography[edit]

Television[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
2013New TricksEddie Trenton1 episode, Things Can Only Get Better
2012LewisDI Peterson1 episode, Generation of Vipers
2011Midsomer MurdersLuke Archbold1 episode, Fit for Murder
2010Agatha Christie's MarpleEddie SewardThe Blue Geranium
2009Above SuspicionAlan DanielsLynda La Plante TV drama
2007Numb3rsJ.W. Piennar
2005Summer SolsticeSam HowardTV film
2005Mysterious IslandPencroffTV film
2004Fooling HitlerLt. Col. StrangewaysTV drama
2003Winter SolsticeSam HowardTV film
2000The Wrong Side of the RainbowNickTV series
1997–2003HeartbeatMike Bradley128 episodes
1997BugsMark1 episode, Happy Ever After
1996ChristmasMartinTV drama
1995Sharpe's BattleLord KielyTV drama
1994A Dark-Adapted EyeJamieBBC TV adaptation
1993Inspector MorseJohn Brewster1 episode, Deadly Slumber
1993Femme fataleDavey HartyTV series
1991Sir Gawain and the Green KnightSir GawainTelevision adaptation
1990The Paradise ClubTony Bracciola1 episode, BBC TV series
1990Iphigeneia at AulisPotroculusTV drama (play adaptation)
1990Jupiter MoonAlex HartmanTV series

Film[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
2013Down DogFrank (lead)British comedy
2006True True LieDr. AnthonyThriller
1996La Lengua asesinaJohnnySci-fi horror
1991Young Soul RebelsBillibudPunk/drama

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