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David Bradley

David Bradley is an English character actor. He has recently become known for playing the caretaker of Hogwarts, Argus Filch, in the Harry Potter series of films. Bradley was born in York, England. He became an actor in 1971, first appearing on television that year in the successful comedy Nearest and Dearest playing a police officer. He was awarded a Olivier Award in 1991 for his supporting actor role in King Lear at the Royal National Theatre. Bradley appeared in Nicholas Nickleby (2002) and had a small role in the 2007 comedy film Hot Fuzz as a farmer who illegally hoarded weapons, including a sea mine which later proves important to the story.

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Apr 17, 1942 In York, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Hallmark Hall of Fame 1951-12-24
Latest Project:
Movie The Young Messiah 2016-03-10
Known For
Poster of The Strain
Poster of World Without End
Poster of The Colour of Magic
Movie The Young Messiah Old Rabbi 2016-03-10
Series The Strain Professor Abraham Setrakian 2014-07-13
Movie Redemption Billy 2013-05-07
Movie An Adventure in Space and Time William Hartnell 2013-11-21
Movie The World's End Basil 2013-07-18
Series Bad Education Ennis 2012-08-14
Series Eternal Law Unknown 2012-01-05
Series World Without End Brother Joseph 2012-09-04
Series Game of Thrones Lord Walder Frey 2011-04-17
Movie Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 Argus Filch 2011-07-07
Movie The Holding Cooper 2011-09-09
Movie Captain America: The First Avenger Tower Keeper 2011-07-22
Movie Five Daughters Patrick Palmer 2010-04-24
Movie Another Year Ronnie 2010-11-05
Movie I Know You Know Mr Fisher 2009-02-05
Movie Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Argus Filch 2009-07-07
Movie Harry Brown Leonard Attwell 2009-11-11
Movie The Daisy Chain Sean Cryan 2008-01-01
Series Ashes to Ashes Unknown 2008-02-07
Series The Colour of Magic Cohen der Barbar 2008-03-23
Movie The Colour of Magic Cohen the Barbarian 2008-03-23
Series Benidorm Unknown 2007-02-01
Movie Hot Fuzz Arthur Webley 2007-02-14
Series The Tudors Unknown 2007-04-01
Movie Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Argus Filch 2007-06-28
Movie BBC Sweeney Todd Sweeney's Father 2006-01-03
Series Ideal Unknown 2005-01-11
Movie Mr Harvey Lights a Candle 2005-03-26
Movie Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Argus Filch 2005-11-05
Series Doctor Who Solomon 2005-03-26
Movie Exorcist: The Beginning Father Gionetti 2004-08-20
Movie Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Argus Filch 2004-06-03
Series Blackpool Unknown 2004-11-11
Series Charles II: The Power and The Passion Unknown 2003-11-16
Movie Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Argus Filch 2002-11-13
Movie Blow Dry Noah 2001-03-01
Movie Gabriel & Me Grandad 2001-11-01
Movie Altered Species Frank 2001-09-01
Series The Way We Live Now Unknown 2001-11-11
Movie Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone Argus Filch 2001-11-16
Movie The King Is Alive Henry 2000-05-11
Series Waking the Dead Unknown 2000-09-04
Movie Our Mutual Friend 1998-03-09
Movie Left Luggage Concierge 1998-03-30
Movie Vanity Fair 1998-11-01
Series Reckless Unknown 1997-02-06
Movie The Moth Dave Waters 1997-01-01
Series Midsomer Murders Unknown 1997-03-23
Movie Total Reality Anthony Rand 1997-04-03
Movie Exit Charles 1996-01-01
Movie Our Friends in the North 1996-01-13
Series Our Friends in the North Unknown 1996-01-15
Series Band of Gold Unknown 1995-03-12
Series Bramwell Charles Matthews 1995-05-01
Series Wycliffe Unknown 1994-07-24
Movie Measure for Measure Barnadine 1994-11-05
Series Cracker Frank Carter 1993-09-27
Movie Cyborg Cop Jack Ryan 1993-10-05
Series Between the Lines Unknown 1992-09-04
Series A Touch of Frost Unknown 1992-10-30
Movie King of the Ghetto 1986-05-01
Movie Absolution Arthur Dyson 1978-06-05
Movie Bill Brand Unknown 1976-06-06
Movie Another Sunday and Sweet F.A 1972-01-09
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24