Actor who was featured in films for more than three decades. His credits include The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, A Room with a View, and Shadows on the Sun.
He attended Grey College and University of Durham where he studied Mathematics. He later went on to the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.
He was associated with the Merchant/Ivory film group.
He married Shana Louise, and they raised four children together.
He made his on-screen debut with the film Privileged, which starred actor Hugh Grant.