Known for playing Phil Bellamy in the British TV series Heartbeat, he also played D.S. Keith Farrington in Shoot to Kill.
He got his start on TV playing Dave on How We Used to Live in 1984.
He made his directorial debut with To The Sea Again, which made it to the final of the Angel Film Festival in London.
He married and had sons named Joseph and Poppy with actress,
He co-starred with actress Emma Williams on the series Heartbeat.