David Threlfall

Actor | Producer | Director
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KNOWN FOR 
Shameless (2004-2013) | Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003) | Nowhere Boy (2009)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 6 nominations More »
BORN 
Oct 12, 1953 (age 64)
HEIGHT 
6' 0½" (1.84m)

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Television in Production (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Troy: Fall of a CityTroy: Fall of a City (TV Series) Priam ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1 Filming
Past Film & Video (13 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (52 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Urban MythsUrban Myths (TV Mini-series) Samuel Beckett ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for Ripper StreetRipper Street (TV Series) Abel Croker ( 6 episodes, 2016 )  Less 2016 6
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  • Primary photo for Midwinter of the SpiritMidwinter of the Spirit (TV Series) Huw Owen ( 3 episodes, 2015 )  Less 2015 3
  • Primary photo for Code of a KillerCode of a Killer (TV Mini-series) DCS David Baker ( 2 episodes, 2015 )  Less 2015 2
  • Primary photo for The ArkThe Ark (TV Movie) Noah  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Tommy Cooper: Not Like That, Like ThisTommy Cooper: Not Like That, Like This (TV Movie) Tommy Cooper  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for What RemainsWhat Remains (TV Series) Len Harper ( 4 episodes, 2013 )  Less 2013 4
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  • Primary photo for ShamelessShameless (TV Series) Frank Gallagher / Frank ( 138 episodes, 2004–2013 ) , Executive Producer ( 87 episodes, 2009–2013 ) , Director ( 19 episodes, 2006–2013 )  Less 2004–2013 139
    • Episode #11.14 (May 28, 2013) Frank Gallagher, Director, Executive Producer  Less
    • Episode #11.13 (May 21, 2013) Frank Gallagher, Executive Producer  Less
    • Episode #11.12 (May 14, 2013) Frank Gallagher, Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for The WhistleblowersThe Whistleblowers (TV Series) Professor Lewington ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
    • Pandemic (Oct 4, 2007) Professor Lewington  Less
  • Primary photo for Housewife, 49Housewife, 49 (TV Movie) Daddy (Will Last)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Battle for RomeThe Battle for Rome (TV Mini-series) Constantine  Less 2006– 
  • Primary photo for Ancient Rome: The Rise and Fall of an EmpireAncient Rome: The Rise and Fall of an Empire (TV Mini-series) Constantine the Great ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
    • Constantine (Oct 19, 2006) Constantine the Great  Less
  • Primary photo for AfterlifeAfterlife (TV Series) Ian Garland ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for The RomanticsThe Romantics (TV Mini-series) William Wordsworth ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
    • Liberty (Jan 21, 2006) William Wordsworth  Less
  • Primary photo for The Queen's SisterThe Queen's Sister (TV Movie) Prince Philip  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for SpooksSpooks (TV Series) Keith Moran ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for Cutting ItCutting It (TV Series) Beauregard Smee ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for The Last DetectiveThe Last Detective (TV Series) Carl Swannee ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for ConspiracyConspiracy (TV Movie) Dr. Wilhelm Kritzinger  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Blind MenBlind Men (TV Movie) Actor  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for A Dinner of HerbsA Dinner of Herbs (TV Mini-series) Hal Royce (older) ( 2 episodes, 2000 )  Less 2000 2
  • Primary photo for The KnockThe Knock (TV Series) Bobby Connery ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for In the BeginningIn the Beginning (TV Mini-series) Aaron ( 2 episodes, 2000 )  Less 2000 2
  • Primary photo for 1000 AD1000 AD (TV Movie) Actor (voice)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for CI5: The New ProfessionalsCI5: The New Professionals (TV Series) Radovan Pradic ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for Mary, Mother of JesusMary, Mother of Jesus (TV Movie) Joseph of Nazareth  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Sex, Chips & Rock n' RollSex, Chips & Rock n' Roll (TV Mini-series) Norman ( 6 episodes, 1999 )  Less 1999 6
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  • Primary photo for Thief TakersThief Takers (TV Series) Frank McGrath ( 2 episodes, 1996 )  Less 1996 2
  • Primary photo for Men of the WorldMen of the World (TV Series) Lenny Smart ( 12 episodes, 1994–1995 ) , Singer (main title theme) ( 6 episodes, 1994 )  Less 1994–1995 12
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  • Primary photo for Screen TwoScreen Two (TV Series) Syl / Andy ( 2 episodes, 1990–1993 )  Less 1990–1993 2
  • Primary photo for Fighting for GemmaFighting for Gemma (TV Movie) Martyn Day  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Diana: Her True StoryDiana: Her True Story (TV Movie) Prince Charles  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for NightingalesNightingales (TV Series) Bell ( 13 episodes, 1990–1993 )  Less 1990–1993 13
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  • Primary photo for A Murder of QualityA Murder of Quality (TV Movie) Stanley Rode  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Titmuss RegainedTitmuss Regained (TV Mini-series) Leslie Titmuss ( 3 episodes, 1991 )  Less 1991 3
  • Primary photo for Frederick Forsyth PresentsFrederick Forsyth Presents (TV Series) Tom Rowse ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for ScreenplayScreenplay (TV Series) Tony ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for Jumping the QueueJumping the Queue (TV Series) Hugh Warner ( 2 episodes, 1989 )  Less 1989 2
  • Primary photo for Murderers Among Us: The Simon Wiesenthal StoryMurderers Among Us: The Simon Wiesenthal Story (TV Movie) Alex  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The MarksmanThe Marksman (TV Mini-series) Weaver ( 3 episodes, 1987 )  Less 1987 3
  • Primary photo for Paradise PostponedParadise Postponed (TV Mini-series) Leslie Titmuss ( 11 episodes, 1986 )  Less 1986 11
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  • Primary photo for Lenny Henry ToniteLenny Henry Tonite (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for Play for TodayPlay for Today (TV Series) Robert / Trevor ( 2 episodes, 1977–1984 )  Less 1977–1984 2
  • Primary photo for Red MonarchRed Monarch (TV Movie) Vasily  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for King LearKing Lear (TV Movie) Edgar  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Gathering SeedThe Gathering Seed (TV Series) Joe Henshaw ( 6 episodes, 1983 )  Less 1983 6
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  • Primary photo for Objects of AffectionObjects of Affection (TV Series) Donald ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for The Life and Adventures of Nicholas NicklebyThe Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby (TV Mini-series) Smike ( 4 episodes, 1982 )  Less 1982 4
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  • Primary photo for BBC2 PlayhouseBBC2 Playhouse (TV Series) George Hunn ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979 1
  • Primary photo for Here I Stand...Here I Stand... (TV Series) Stapleton ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for ScumScum (TV Movie) Archer  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Second City FirstsSecond City Firsts (TV Series) Gaz ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 1
Self (19 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Let's Do It: A Tribute to Victoria WoodLet's Do It: A Tribute to Victoria Wood (TV Movie) Himself / Daddy (Will Last)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for DaybreakDaybreak (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for You Saw Them Here FirstYou Saw Them Here First (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Evidently... John Cooper ClarkeEvidently... John Cooper Clarke Himself - Actor  Less 2012 £25K
  • Primary photo for MastermindMastermind (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Have I Got News for YouHave I Got News for You (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The Greatest TV Shows of the NoughtiesThe Greatest TV Shows of the Noughties (TV Movie) Himself / Frank Gallagher  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Cutting EdgeCutting Edge (TV Series) Narrator ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for 50 Greatest Families50 Greatest Families (TV Movie) Himself / Frank Gallagher  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The National Television Awards 2007The National Television Awards 2007 (TV Special) Himself - Audience Member  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Whistleblowers: Behind the ScenesThe Whistleblowers: Behind the Scenes (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2007 £150K
  • Primary photo for The British Academy Television AwardsThe British Academy Television Awards (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The South Bank ShowThe South Bank Show (TV Series) Himself / Will Last ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Heavy Water: A Film for ChernobylHeavy Water: A Film for Chernobyl Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Paul O'Grady ShowThe Paul O'Grady Show (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2005–2006 )  Less 2005–2006
  • Primary photo for Richard & JudyRichard & Judy (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2004–2005 )  Less 2004–2005
  • Primary photo for A History of BritainA History of Britain (TV Mini-series) Various ( 3 episodes, 2001–2002 )  Less 2001–2002
  • Primary photo for Comic ReliefComic Relief (TV Special) Himself  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for ArenaArena (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982
Archive Footage (7 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Our Friend VictoriaOur Friend Victoria (TV Series) Daddy (Will Last) ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
    • Fame (May 9, 2017) Daddy (Will Last) (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for BBC News at Ten O'ClockBBC News at Ten O'Clock (TV Series) Daddy (Will Last) ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Six O'Clock NewsSix O'Clock News (TV Series) Daddy (Will Last) ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Victoria Wood Dies Aged 62 After Cancer BattleVictoria Wood Dies Aged 62 After Cancer Battle (Video) Will Last (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The Big Fat Quiz of the 00sThe Big Fat Quiz of the 00s (TV Special) Frank Gallagher (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Have I Got News for YouHave I Got News for You (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
    • Episode #40.11 (Dec 24, 2010) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Big Fat Anniversary QuizThe Big Fat Anniversary Quiz (TV Special) Frank Gallagher (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2007
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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