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Peter Wight

1950-01-01 Worthing, Sussex, England, UK

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Peter Wight is a British character actor of stage, film and TV who is perhaps best known for his work with Mike Leigh on films such as Meantime, Naked, Vera Drake, Another Year and Mr Turner. Wight regularly plays a police officer - most notably in the BBC sitcom Early Doors and in the mid 90s BBC drama Out of the Blue, as well as films like Shiner, Atonement and The Look of Love - and has had numerous period roles in dramas such as Jane Eyre, Pride and Prejudice, Persuasion, and Our Mutual Friend. His other films include Hot Fuzz, Babel, Cass, and The Sense of an Ending.


Uncle Vanya Telegin 2020-10-27
Only You Andrew 2019-07-12
Hamlet Polonius 2018-03-31
Brakes Alan 2017-11-24
The Sense of an Ending Colin Simpson 2017-03-10
Another Mother's Son Rene 2017-03-24
Trespass Against Us Dog Owner 2016-10-14
Ethel & Ernest Detective Sergeant Burnley (voice) 2016-10-15
The Program Sunday Times editor 2015-09-16
Mr. Turner Joseph Gillot 2014-10-31
The Look of Love Police Inspector 2013-04-26
The Security Men Kenneth 2013-04-12
Hard Boiled Sweets Jimmy The Gent 2012-03-09
Best Laid Plans Roger 2012-02-03
The Casebook of Eddie Brewer Ray Riddle 2012-03-18
Kon-Tiki Spinden 2012-08-24
Salmon Fishing in the Yemen Tory Grandee - Angus Butler 2012-03-09
My Week with Marilyn Lucy's Father 2011-11-23
Ghosted 2011-06-27
Money 2010-05-23
Another Year Ken 2010-11-05
Womb Ralph 2010-07-15
Cass Cecil 2008-01-08
A Bunch of Amateurs Mike Bell 2008-11-17
Persuasion Admiral Croft 2007-04-01
Flood Johnson - Transport Chief 2007-08-24
Atonement Police Inspector 2007-09-07
Hot Fuzz Roy Porter 2007-02-14
Babel Tom 2006-09-08
Kenneth Williams: Fantabulosa! Charlie Williams 2006-03-16
Lassie Dr. Jarrett 2005-12-16
Pride & Prejudice Mr. Gardiner 2005-09-16
Uncle Adolf Heinrich Hoffman 2005-01-03
Heidi Pastor 2005-08-19
Vera Drake Det. Inspector Webster 2004-10-22
Three Blind Mice Tomlinson 2003-10-08
The Statement Inspector Cholet 2003-12-12
The Brides in the Bath Charles Burnham 2003-12-31
The Fourth Angel M.P. 2001-08-15
The Gathering Dave Elford 2001-06-23
Lucky Break George Barratt 2001-08-24
Shiner Det. Insp. Grant 2000-09-22
Care 2000-10-08
FairyTale: A True Story Newspaper Editor 1997-10-24
Jane Eyre Clergyman 1997-03-09
Secrets & Lies Father in family group 1996-05-24
Speaking In Tongues 1994-07-27
Meat 1994-09-25
Naked Brian 1993-09-14
Scanners III: The Takeover Mark Dragon 1992-01-31
Sleepers Village Policeman 1991-04-10
Codename: Kyril Evans 1988-03-29
Personal Services Detective Gibson 1987-02-12
Will You Love Me Tomorrow 1987-01-18
Meantime Estate Manager 1983-10-16
Murphy's Stroke Betting Office Clerk 1980-05-21
The Bitch Ricky 1979-01-01
Sunshine City 1973-09-12
Early Days Kate’s Dad