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David Jason

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Birthplace:   Edmonton, London, England, UK
Trained as an electrician before finding success as an actor. Got the opportunity to follow his dream in 1965 when his older brother Arthur pulled out of a play and volunteered David to takeover the role. Is a patron of The Shark Trust, a charity which works to advance the conservation of sharks. Was made an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in 1993, and knighted in 2005, both for services to drama. His experience of nursing his partner Myfanwy Talog through breast cancer inspired him to create The David Jason Trust for terminally ill children. Is an Honorary Vice Patron of the Royal International Air Tattoo. Qualified as a helicopter pilot.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
No Score Yet All the Way Up
  • Director
2010
No Score Yet Albert's Memorial
  • Actor
2009
No Score Yet The Colour of Magic
  • Producer
  • Executive Producer
  • Rincewind
2008
No Score Yet Ghost Boat
  • Actor
2008
No Score Yet Hogfather
  • Albert
2007
No Score Yet Rough Diamond
  • Actor
2007
No Score Yet Ghostboat
  • Actor
2006
No Score Yet Micawber
  • Actor
2002
No Score Yet Micawber
  • Actor
2001
No Score Yet All the King's Men
  • Capt. Frank Beck
2000
No Score Yet BFG: Big Friendly Giant
  • Actor
1999
No Score Yet March in Windy City
  • Actor
1998
No Score Yet The Snow Queen
  • Actor
1995
No Score Yet Touch of Frost
  • Actor
1992
No Score Yet The BFG
  • The BFG
1989
No Score Yet Wind In The Willows
  • Actor
1987
No Score Yet Porterhouse Blue
  • Skullion
1987
No Score Yet The Wind in the Willows
  • Toad
1983
No Score Yet The Water Babies
  • Actor
1978
No Score Yet Odd Job
  • Odd Job Man
1978
No Score Yet Wombling Free
  • Wombles
1977
No Score Yet Royal Flash
  • The Mayor
1975
60% Dylan Thomas' Under Milk Wood
  • Nogood Boyo
1973

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT
No Score Yet The Michael McIntyre Chat Show
2014
  • Guest
No Score Yet Masterpiece
1971-2015
  • Capt. Frank Beck

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