Jim Carter (I)

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KNOWN FOR 
Downton Abbey (2010-2015) | The Golden Compass (2007) | Shakespeare in Love (1998)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 4 Primetime Emmys. Another 4 wins & 5 nominations More »
AKA 
James Carter
BORN 
Aug 19, 1948 (age 69)
HEIGHT 
6' 2" (1.88m)

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Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (58 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (88 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Untitled BBC King Lear AdaptationUntitled BBC King Lear Adaptation (TV Movie) Earl of Kent  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for Downton AbbeyDownton Abbey (TV Series) Charles Carson ( 52 episodes, 2010–2015 ) , Performer ("Dashing Away with the Smoothing Iron") ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2010–2015 52
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  • Primary photo for Text Santa 2014Text Santa 2014 (TV Movie) Mr. Carson (segment "Downton Abbey")  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for BookabooBookaboo (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Attack of the ZeppelinsAttack of the Zeppelins (TV Movie) Narrator  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The Colbert ReportThe Colbert Report (TV Series) Mr. Carson ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for CranfordCranford (TV Series) Captain Brown ( 7 episodes, 2007–2009 )  Less 2007–2009 7
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  • Primary photo for Red Riding: The Year of Our Lord 1980Red Riding: The Year of Our Lord 1980 (TV Movie) Harold Angus  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Red Riding: The Year of Our Lord 1983Red Riding: The Year of Our Lord 1983 (TV Movie) Harold Angus  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Caught in a TrapCaught in a Trap (TV Movie) Brian Perkins  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Coming UpComing Up (TV Series) Boyfriend ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Silent WitnessSilent Witness (TV Series) Malcolm Young ( 2 episodes, 2007 )  Less 2007 2
  • Primary photo for RecoveryRecovery (TV Movie) Mr. Lockwood  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Wind in the WillowsThe Wind in the Willows (TV Movie) Engine Driver  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Secret Life of Mrs. BeetonThe Secret Life of Mrs. Beeton (TV Movie) Henry Dorling  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Aberfan: The Untold StoryAberfan: The Untold Story (TV Movie) Lord Robens  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Blue MurderBlue Murder (TV Series) Frank Evans ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Von TrappedVon Trapped (TV Movie) Larry Lavelle  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Midsomer MurdersMidsomer Murders (TV Series) Nathan Green ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Wilde Stories: The Nightingale and the RoseWilde Stories: The Nightingale and the Rose (TV Movie) Actor  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Hornblower: DutyHornblower: Duty (TV Movie) Etheridge  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Cromwell: Warts and AllCromwell: Warts and All (TV Movie) Oliver Cromwell  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The Big ReadThe Big Read (TV Series) Reader (segment "Captain Corelli's Mandolin") ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for Pompeii: The Last DayPompeii: The Last Day (TV Movie) Polybius  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Trial & RetributionTrial & Retribution (TV Series) Dr. Jenkins ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for Trevor's World of SportTrevor's World of Sport (TV Series) Sir Frank Luckton ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for DinotopiaDinotopia (TV Series) Mayor Waldo ( 6 episodes, 2002–2003 )  Less 2002–2003 6
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  • Primary photo for StrangeStrange (TV Series) Inspector Stuart ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
    • Asmoth (Jul 5, 2003) Inspector Stuart  Less
  • Primary photo for Helen of TroyHelen of Troy (TV Mini-series) Pirithous ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for Dalziel and PascoeDalziel and Pascoe (TV Series) Ted Lowry ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for DinotopiaDinotopia (TV Mini-series) Mayor Waldo ( 3 episodes, 2002 )  Less 2002 3
    • Part 3 (May 14, 2002) Mayor Waldo  Less
    • Part 2 (May 13, 2002) Mayor Waldo  Less
    • Part 1 (May 12, 2002) Mayor Waldo  Less
  • Primary photo for The Way We Live NowThe Way We Live Now (TV Mini-series) Mr. Brehgert ( 3 episodes, 2001 )  Less 2001 3
  • Primary photo for Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real StoryJack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story (TV Mini-series) Odin - Member of Great Council of Mac Slec ( 2 episodes, 2001 )  Less 2001 2
    • Episode #1.2 (2001) Odin - Member of Great Council of Mac Slec  Less
    • Episode #1.1 (2001) Odin - Member of Great Council of Mac Slec  Less
  • Primary photo for The Scarlet PimpernelThe Scarlet Pimpernel (TV Series) General La Forge ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for Arabian NightsArabian Nights (TV Mini-series) Ja'far ( 2 episodes, 2000 )  Less 2000 2
  • Primary photo for Murder Most HorridMurder Most Horrid (TV Series) Frank Phillips / General Alberto / Roy Redfern ( 3 episodes, 1991–1999 )  Less 1991–1999 3
  • Primary photo for Trial by FireTrial by Fire (TV Movie) Geoffrey Bailey  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Bright HairBright Hair (TV Movie) Norman Devenish  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Ain't Misbehavin'Ain't Misbehavin' (TV Mini-series) Maxie Morrell ( 3 episodes, 1997 )  Less 1997 3
  • Primary photo for Alas Smith & JonesAlas Smith & Jones (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for The ChestThe Chest (TV Movie) Roland Blood  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The Missing PostmanThe Missing Postman (TV Movie) DS Lawrence Pitman  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Harpur and IlesHarpur and Iles (TV Movie) Tenderness Mellick  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for It Could Be YouIt Could Be You (TV Movie) Wally 'Lottery' Whaley  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Coogan's RunCoogan's Run (TV Series) Fraser ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for The All New Alexei Sayle ShowThe All New Alexei Sayle Show (TV Series) Actor ( 6 episodes, 1995 )  Less 1995 6
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  • Primary photo for Screen TwoScreen Two (TV Series) Inspector / Henry Harris / Father / News editor ( 4 episodes, 1989–1995 )  Less 1989–1995 4
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  • Primary photo for DangerfieldDangerfield (TV Series) Stephen Millwood ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for The Late ShowThe Late Show (TV Series) Albert Knox ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for Open FireOpen Fire (TV Movie) Det Chief Supt Young  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Shakespeare: The Animated TalesShakespeare: The Animated Tales (TV Mini-series) Mark Antony ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for CrackerCracker (TV Series) Kenneth Trant ( 3 episodes, 1994 )  Less 1994 3
  • Primary photo for Pie in the SkyPie in the Sky (TV Series) Alec Bailey ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for MinderMinder (TV Series) Tomkins ( 2 episodes, 1993–1994 )  Less 1993–1994 2
  • Primary photo for Resnick: Rough TreatmentResnick: Rough Treatment (TV Movie) Grabianski  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for MedicsMedics (TV Series) Hugh Buckley ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for The Comic Strip Presents...The Comic Strip Presents... (TV Series) Commander ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for A Year in ProvenceA Year in Provence (TV Mini-series) Ted Hopkins ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Lipstick on Your CollarLipstick on Your Collar (TV Mini-series) Inspector ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for StalinStalin (TV Movie) Sergo  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Soldier SoldierSoldier Soldier (TV Series) Snr Supt Derek Tierney, RHKP ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
    • Lifelines (Oct 12, 1992) Snr Supt Derek Tierney, RHKP  Less
  • Primary photo for Between the LinesBetween the Lines (TV Series) D.I. Dick Corbett ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Meinertzhagen ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for CasualtyCasualty (TV Series) Matthew Charlton ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for Screen OneScreen One (TV Series) Ray Galton ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
    • Hancock (Sep 1, 1991) Ray Galton  Less
  • Primary photo for Incident in JudaeaIncident in Judaea (TV Movie) Afranius  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The Gravy TrainThe Gravy Train (TV Mini-series) Personip ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for ZorroZorro (TV Series) Colonel Mefisto Palomarez ( 2 episodes, 1990 )  Less 1990 2
  • Primary photo for A Sense of GuiltA Sense of Guilt (TV Series) Richard Murray ( 7 episodes, 1990 )  Less 1990 7
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  • Primary photo for Precious BanePrecious Bane (TV Movie) Sarn  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for ThompsonThompson (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for ChristabelChristabel (TV Mini-series) Bausch ( 2 episodes, 1988 )  Less 1988 2
  • Primary photo for The Tenth ManThe Tenth Man (TV Movie) Pierre  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for A Very British CoupA Very British Coup (TV Mini-series) The Cabinet - Newsome ( 2 episodes, 1988 )  Less 1988 2
    • Episode #1.2 (Jun 26, 1988) The Cabinet - Newsome  Less
    • Episode #1.1 (Jun 19, 1988) The Cabinet - Newsome  Less
  • Primary photo for King & CastleKing & Castle (TV Series) Nickolds ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
    • Cons (Jun 14, 1988) Nickolds  Less
  • Primary photo for Star TrapStar Trap (TV Movie) Dr. Wax  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Harry's KingdomHarry's Kingdom (TV Movie) Bill  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The Singing DetectiveThe Singing Detective (TV Mini-series) Mr. Marlow ( 5 episodes, 1986 ) , Soundtrack ( 1 episode, 1986 ) , Performer ("Paper Doll", "Do I Worry?") ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 5
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  • Primary photo for Lost EmpiresLost Empires (TV Mini-series) Inspector Crabb ( 2 episodes, 1986 )  Less 1986 2
  • Primary photo for The Monocled MutineerThe Monocled Mutineer (TV Mini-series) Spencer ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for Widows 2Widows 2 (TV Mini-series) Det. Insp. Frinton ( 2 episodes, 1985 )  Less 1985 2
  • Primary photo for The BillThe Bill (TV Series) Stan ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for StarstriderStarstrider (TV Series) Starstrider  Less 1984–1985
  • Primary photo for December FlowerDecember Flower (TV Movie) Dentist  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for HiawathaHiawatha (TV Movie) Narrator  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Danger: Marmalade at WorkDanger: Marmalade at Work (TV Series) Big Julie ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984 1
    • Shame (Apr 30, 1984) Big Julie (as James Carter)  Less
  • Primary photo for Not the Nine O'Clock NewsNot the Nine O'Clock News (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for FoxFox (TV Series) Cliff Ryan ( 2 episodes, 1980 )  Less 1980 2
Self (44 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The Actor's ApprenticeshipThe Actor's Apprenticeship Self  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The Next Great MagicianThe Next Great Magician (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for BAFTA Celebrates Downton AbbeyBAFTA Celebrates Downton Abbey (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Good Morning AmericaGood Morning America (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The 67th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 67th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominee  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for BBC News 8pm SummaryBBC News 8pm Summary (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Flintoff: Lord of the FriesFlintoff: Lord of the Fries (TV Mini-series) Himself - Narrator (2015-)  Less 2015–  £100K
  • Primary photo for The EE British Academy Film AwardsThe EE British Academy Film Awards (TV Special) Himself - Audience Member  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Sunday AMSunday AM (TV Series) Himself - Performer ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The 66th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 66th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominee  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for NovaNova (TV Series) Himself - Narrator ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The Royal Variety PerformanceThe Royal Variety Performance (TV Special) Announcer  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for SkavlanSkavlan (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Secret HistorySecret History (TV Series) Narrator ( 2 episodes, 2001–2013 )  Less 2001–2013
  • Primary photo for The 65th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 65th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominee  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Secrets from the WorkhouseSecrets from the Workhouse (TV Mini-series) Himself - Narrator ( 2 episodes, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for 50s Britannia50s Britannia (TV Series) Himself - Lonnie Donegan Expert ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Arqiva British Academy Television AwardsArqiva British Academy Television Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Secrets of the Stonehenge SkeletonsSecrets of the Stonehenge Skeletons (TV Movie) Narrator (voice)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The 64th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 64th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominated: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Nimrod Visits Downton AbbeyNimrod Visits Downton Abbey (TV Short) Himself  Less 2012 £15K
  • Primary photo for Escape from ColditzEscape from Colditz (TV Movie) Himself - Narrator (voice)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Would I Lie to You?Would I Lie to You? (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The Untold Tommy CooperThe Untold Tommy Cooper (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Dambusters: Building the Bouncing BombDambusters: Building the Bouncing Bomb (TV Movie) Himself - Narrator (voice)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The National Television Awards 2011The National Television Awards 2011 (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Big Fat Quiz of the YearThe Big Fat Quiz of the Year (TV Special) Himself (uncredited)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Maid in BritainMaid in Britain (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The Alan Titchmarsh ShowThe Alan Titchmarsh Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Cutting EdgeCutting Edge (TV Series) Narrator ( 3 episodes, 2007–2009 )  Less 2007–2009
  • Primary photo for Cranford in DetailCranford in Detail (Video) Himself / Captain Brown  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Home Front BritainHome Front Britain (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 2009– 
  • Primary photo for The Golden Compass: CostumesThe Golden Compass: Costumes (Video) Himself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Golden Compass: Meet the CastThe Golden Compass: Meet the Cast (Video) Himself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Lewis... Behind the ScenesLewis... Behind the Scenes (TV Movie) Himself - Narrator (voice)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for It's Not Easy Being a Wolf BoyIt's Not Easy Being a Wolf Boy (TV Movie) Narrator  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The 77th Annual Academy AwardsThe 77th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Audience Member (uncredited)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Victoria Wood: A BAFTA TributeVictoria Wood: A BAFTA Tribute (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Peter Ackroyd's LondonPeter Ackroyd's London (TV Mini-series) Henry Fielding ( 3 episodes, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Men of IronMen of Iron (TV Movie) Narrator  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Inside the Murdoch DynastyInside the Murdoch Dynasty (TV Movie) Himself - Narrator (voice)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Blood on the CarpetBlood on the Carpet (TV Series) Himself - Narrator ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for BookmarkBookmark (TV Series) Detective ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The South Bank ShowThe South Bank Show (TV Series) Himself / Big Jule ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982
Archive Footage (8 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Let's Do It: A Tribute to Victoria WoodLet's Do It: A Tribute to Victoria Wood (TV Movie) Himself - Audience Member (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Downton Abbey RevisitedDownton Abbey Revisited (TV Movie) Charles Carson (archive footage)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The Many Faces of...The Many Faces of... (TV Series) Captain Brown ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
    • Dame Judi Dench (Dec 30, 2011) Captain Brown (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for This MorningThis Morning (TV Series) Mr. Carson ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for TV BurpTV Burp (TV Series) Mr. Carson ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
    • Episode #11.2 (Oct 15, 2011) Mr. Carson (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Making of CranfordThe Making of Cranford (Video) Captain Brown (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Discovering DinotopiaDiscovering Dinotopia (TV Movie) Mayor Waldo (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Madness of King George: FeaturetteThe Madness of King George: Featurette (Video) Fox (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1994

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