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David Bradley

1942-04-17 York, North Yorkshire, England, UK

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David Bradley is an English character actor. He has recently become known for playing the caretaker of Hogwarts, Argus Filch, in the Harry Potter series of films. Bradley was born in York, England. He became an actor in 1971, first appearing on television that year in the successful comedy Nearest and Dearest playing a police officer. He was awarded a Olivier Award in 1991 for his supporting actor role in King Lear at the Royal National Theatre. Bradley appeared in Nicholas Nickleby (2002) and had a small role in the 2007 comedy film Hot Fuzz as a farmer who illegally hoarded weapons, including a sea mine which later proves important to the story.


Await Further Instructions Grandad 2018-08-26
The Lodgers Bermingham 2017-10-05
Edmund the Magnificent Farmer 2017-01-01
Doctor Who: Twice Upon a Time The Doctor 2017-12-25
The Young Messiah Old Rabbi 2016-03-10
The World's End Basil 2013-07-18
An Adventure in Space and Time William Hartnell 2013-11-21
Bad Sugar Ralphfred Cauldwell 2012-08-26
Frankenstein: A Modern Myth Self - Narrator (voice) 2012-10-31
The Holding Cooper 2011-09-09
Captain America: The First Avenger Tower Keeper 2011-07-22
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 Argus Filch 2011-07-07
Another Year Ronnie 2010-11-05
Harold Pinter: A Celebration 2010-01-24
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Argus Filch 2009-07-07
Creating the World of Harry Potter, Part 2: Characters Argus Filch 2009-11-17
I Know You Know Mr Fisher 2009-02-05
Harry Brown Leonard Attwell 2009-11-11
The Color of Magic 2008-10-02
The Color Of Magic 2008-10-02
The Daisy Chain Sean Cryan 2008-11-09
Hot Fuzz Arthur Webley 2007-02-14
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Argus Filch 2007-06-28
Sweeney Todd Sweeney's Father 2006-01-03
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Argus Filch 2005-11-16
Red Mercury Neil Ashton 2005-05-13
Mr Harvey Lights a Candle 2005-03-26
Exorcist: The Beginning Father Gionetti 2004-08-20
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Argus Filch 2004-05-31
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Argus Filch 2002-11-13
Nicholas Nickleby Nigel Bray 2002-12-27
The Intended The Priest 2002-06-06
Station Jim Elliot 2001-12-30
Blow Dry Noah 2001-03-01
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone Argus Filch 2001-11-16
Altered Species Frank 2001-09-01
Gabriel & Me Grandad 2001-08-13
The King Is Alive Henry 2000-05-11
Tom's Midnight Garden Abel 1999-05-15
Left Luggage Concierge 1998-03-30
The Moth Dave Waters 1997-01-01
In Your Dreams Tutor 1997-12-13
Measure for Measure Barnadine 1994-11-05
Prick Up Your Ears Undertaker 1987-04-17
King of the Ghetto 1986-05-01
Tartuffe, or The Imposter Cleante 1983-07-28
Kisses at Fifty Policeman 1973-01-22
Another Sunday and Sweet F.A. Parker Street Goalie 1972-01-09
Double Pisces, Scorpio Rising 1970-09-12
Pinocchio Gappetto (voice)
Criminal Headmaster