Reece Shearsmith - Rotten Tomatoes

Reece Shearsmith

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Birthplace:   Hull, Yorkshire, England
While at Bretton Hall College, became friends with fellow students Steve Pemberton, Mark Gatiss and Jeremy Dyson. Together, they would create the award-winning comedy The League of Gentlemen. Based his infamous character of Papa Lazaru in The League of Gentlemen on his and Pemberton's landlord, down to the tone of his voice. Played Leo Bloom in The Producers on the West End in 2006. Received an honorary doctorate from Hull University in 2014. Created an original art piece for the Stars On Canvas charity to display and then auction to raise money.

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Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
61% High-Rise
  • Steele
$0.4M 2016
87% A Field in England
  • Whitehead
$31.2k 2014
95% An Adventure in Space and Time
  • Patrick Troughton
2013
89% The World's End
  • Collaborator
$33.5M 2013
33% Burke and Hare
  • Sergeant Mackenzie
$947 2011
72% The Cottage
  • Peter
2008
10% Free Jimmy (Slipp Jimmy fri)
  • Ante (English language version)
2006
83% The League of Gentlemen's Apocalypse
  • Edward / Papa Lazarou / Geoff / Bernice / Reece / Father Hal
  • Screenwriter
2005
92% Shaun of the Dead
  • Actor
$13.5M 2004
No Score Yet Robbie the Reindeer in Hooves of Fire and the Legend of the Lost Tribe
  • Viking
2002
58% Birthday Girl
  • Porter
$5M 2002
No Score Yet Auton
  • Actor
1997

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
90% Galavant
2015-2016
  • Neo
  • 2016
86% The Widower
2014
  • Malcolm Webster
  • 2015
  • 2014
No Score Yet Great Performances
2000
  • Davy
  • 2013
No Score Yet Stag
2016
  • Wendy

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