Englishman who is best recognized for his longstanding role as Grantly Budgen on Waterloo Road.
He started his acting career on a 1978 episode of A Horseman Riding By.
He is known for supporting film roles in Sleepy Hollow and Tinker Tailor Solider Spy.
He has fathered two children, Jodie and Rupert.
He acted with Donald Sutherland in the 1981 drama Eye of the Needle.