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Ricky Tomlinson

Actor | Soundtrack | Writer
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KNOWN FOR 
The Royle Family (1998-2012) | Formula 51 (2001) | Mike Bassett: England Manager (2001)
AWARDS 
3 wins & 3 nominations More »
AKA 
Rick Tomlinson
BORN 
Sep 26, 1939 (age 78)
HEIGHT 
5' 8" (1.73m)

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Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (31 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (32 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Last DragonslayerThe Last Dragonslayer (TV Movie) Moobin  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for In the FleshIn the Flesh (TV Series) Ken Burton ( 4 episodes, 2013–2014 )  Less 2013–2014 4
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  • Primary photo for Great Night OutGreat Night Out (TV Series) Warren ( 6 episodes, 2013 )  Less 2013 6
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  • Primary photo for The Royle FamilyThe Royle Family (TV Series) Jim Royle ( 25 episodes, 1998–2012 ) , Writer (additional material) ( 7 episodes, 1998–1999 ) , Performer ("Someday (You'll Want Me to Want You)") ( 1 episode, 2000 ) , Performer ("Grandad's Flannelette Nightshirt") ( 1 episode, 1999 ) , Performer ("Here We Go") ( 1 episode, 1998 ) , Performer ("How to Handle a Woman", "Shake Hands with a Millionaire", "I Want a Girl (Just Like the Girl That Married Dear Old Dad)") ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998–2012 25
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  • Primary photo for StepdadStepdad (TV Movie) Grandad  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Mike Bassett: ManagerMike Bassett: Manager (TV Series) Mike Bassett ( 6 episodes, 2005 )  Less 2005 6
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  • Primary photo for Down to EarthDown to Earth (TV Series) Tony Murphy ( 18 episodes, 2004–2005 )  Less 2004–2005 18
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  • Primary photo for Monkey TrousersMonkey Trousers (TV Movie) Various Roles  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Dalziel and PascoeDalziel and Pascoe (TV Series) Rowan Priestley ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Nice Guy EddieNice Guy Eddie (TV Series) Eddie McMullen ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for Playing the FieldPlaying the Field (TV Series) Jim Pratt ( 29 episodes, 1998–2002 ) , Performer ("You'll Never Walk Alone") ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1998–2002 29
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  • Primary photo for Strange RelationsStrange Relations (TV Movie) Uncle Alfred  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The PrioryThe Priory (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for Nice Guy EddieNice Guy Eddie (TV Movie) Eddie McMullen  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Clocking OffClocking Off (TV Series) Ronnie Anderson ( 4 episodes, 2001 )  Less 2001 4
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  • Primary photo for Safe as HousesSafe as Houses (TV Movie) Lawrence Davidson  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Hooves of FireHooves of Fire (TV Short) Santa Claus (voice)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Greatest Store in the WorldThe Greatest Store in the World (TV Movie) Santa  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Cold FeetCold Feet (TV Series) Cabbie ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for DockersDockers (TV Movie) Macca Macaulay  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The FixThe Fix (TV Movie) Gordon  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for 10x1010x10 (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for HillsboroughHillsborough (TV Movie) John Glover  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for CrackerCracker (TV Series) D.C.I. Charlie Wise / DCI Charlie Wise / D.C.I Charlie Wise ( 15 episodes, 1994–1996 )  Less 1994–1996 15
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  • Primary photo for RoughnecksRoughnecks (TV Series) Cinders ( 13 episodes, 1994–1995 )  Less 1994–1995 13
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  • Primary photo for The All New Alexei Sayle ShowThe All New Alexei Sayle Show (TV Series) Man Selling Chicken in Pub ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
    • Episode #2.2 (Jun 23, 1995) Man Selling Chicken in Pub  Less
  • Primary photo for Where the Buffalo RoamWhere the Buffalo Roam (TV Movie) Glyn Hunter  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The BillThe Bill (TV Series) Ray Hickey ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Dear SarahDear Sarah (TV Movie) Warder #1  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for BrooksideBrookside (TV Series) Bobby Grant ( 190 episodes, 1982–1988 )  Less 1982–1988 190
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  • Primary photo for Boys from the BlackstuffBoys from the Blackstuff (TV Mini-series) Hospital Doctor ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for Play for TodayPlay for Today (TV Series) Dennis ( 1 episode, 1981 )  Less 1981 1
Self (76 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for KennyKenny Himself  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Celebrity Antiques Road TripCelebrity Antiques Road Trip (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The Nightly ShowThe Nightly Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for We Have Been WatchingWe Have Been Watching (TV Series) Himself ( 5 episodes, 2017 )  Less 2017
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  • Primary photo for Ken Dodd: In His Own WordsKen Dodd: In His Own Words (TV Movie) Himself - Friend & Actor  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Who Do You Think You Are?Who Do You Think You Are? (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Loose WomenLoose Women (TV Series) Himself ( 12 episodes, 2000–2016 )  Less 2000–2016
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  • Primary photo for Versus: The Life and Films of Ken LoachVersus: The Life and Films of Ken Loach Himself - Actor  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Blitz CitiesBlitz Cities (TV Mini-series) Himself - Presenter ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
    • Liverpool (Sep 8, 2015) Himself - Presenter  Less
  • Primary photo for The British Soap Awards 2015The British Soap Awards 2015 (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Alan Davies: As Yet UntitledAlan Davies: As Yet Untitled (TV Series) Himself - Panelist ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Britain's Best Loved SitcomsBritain's Best Loved Sitcoms (TV Series) Himself / Jim Royle ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Would I Lie to You?Would I Lie to You? (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Duck Quacks Don't EchoDuck Quacks Don't Echo (TV Series) Himself - Panelist ( 2 episodes, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Show Me the TellyShow Me the Telly (TV Series) Himself ( 6 episodes, 2013 )  Less 2013
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  • Primary photo for Britain's Secret HomesBritain's Secret Homes (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for All Star Mr & MrsAll Star Mr & Mrs (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Playhouse PresentsPlayhouse Presents (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for This MorningThis Morning (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2006–2013 )  Less 2006–2013
  • Primary photo for Sitcom Does...Sitcom Does... (TV Mini-series) Himself - Presenter / Himself ( 3 episodes, 2011 )  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Shooting StarsShooting Stars (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The Royle Family PortraitsThe Royle Family Portraits (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The Royle Family: Behind the SofaThe Royle Family: Behind the Sofa (TV Movie) Himself / Jim Royle  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Norman Wisdom: His StoryNorman Wisdom: His Story Himself - Actor and Friend  Less 2010 £150K
  • Primary photo for Dear Mr HicksDear Mr Hicks (Short) Himself (uncredited)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The One ShowThe One Show (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Angela and FriendsAngela and Friends (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Live from Studio FiveLive from Studio Five (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The Alan Titchmarsh ShowThe Alan Titchmarsh Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for A Taste of My LifeA Taste of My Life (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Paul O'Grady ShowThe Paul O'Grady Show (TV Series) Himself ( 4 episodes, 2005–2008 )  Less 2005–2008
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  • Primary photo for CountdownCountdown (TV Series) Himself ( 24 episodes, 2006–2008 )  Less 2006–2008
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  • Primary photo for The Wright StuffThe Wright Stuff (TV Series) Himself - Guest Expert ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
    • Episode #9.63 (Apr 9, 2008) Himself - Guest Expert (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Comedy ChristmasThe Comedy Christmas (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The British Academy Television AwardsThe British Academy Television Awards (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Comedy Map of BritainThe Comedy Map of Britain (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Michael Parkinson's Greatest EntertainersMichael Parkinson's Greatest Entertainers (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Viewer of the Year 2006Viewer of the Year 2006 (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes TwoStrictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Disappearing BritainDisappearing Britain (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here!I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here! (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Xtra FactorThe Xtra Factor (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Late Late ShowThe Late Late Show (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 2003–2006 )  Less 2003–2006
  • Primary photo for PetrolheadsPetrolheads (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for 50 Most Shocking Comedy Moments50 Most Shocking Comedy Moments (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Wogan Now & ThenWogan Now & Then (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Top 50 'Most Haunted' MomentsTop 50 'Most Haunted' Moments (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for 29 Minutes of Fame29 Minutes of Fame (TV Series) Himself - Guest Panelist ( 2 episodes, 2005 )  Less 2005
    • Episode #1.6 (Feb 25, 2005) Himself - Guest Panelist  Less
    • Episode #1.3 (Feb 4, 2005) Himself - Guest Panelist  Less
  • Primary photo for The 100 Greatest Christmas MomentsThe 100 Greatest Christmas Moments (TV Special) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for AirlineAirline (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
    • Episode #8.7 (Dec 3, 2004) Himself (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Who Wants to Be a MillionaireWho Wants to Be a Millionaire (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Friday Night with Jonathan RossFriday Night with Jonathan Ross (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The BAFTA TV Awards 2004The BAFTA TV Awards 2004 (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Britain's Best SitcomBritain's Best Sitcom (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for GMTVGMTV (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Christmas Night with the StarsChristmas Night with the Stars (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for KellyKelly (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for ParkinsonParkinson (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2001–2003 )  Less 2001–2003
  • Primary photo for The Sitcom StoryThe Sitcom Story (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The Heaven and Earth ShowThe Heaven and Earth Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Ricky Tomlinson: Laughter My Arse!Ricky Tomlinson: Laughter My Arse! (Video) Himself  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for National Television AwardsNational Television Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Never Mind the BuzzcocksNever Mind the Buzzcocks (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for SM:TV LiveSM:TV Live (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The Big BreakfastThe Big Breakfast (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for They Think It's All OverThey Think It's All Over (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The PrioryThe Priory (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for National Television AwardsNational Television Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for TFI FridayTFI Friday (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Blankety BlankBlankety Blank (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The British Soap AwardsThe British Soap Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Cinéma, de notre tempsCinéma, de notre temps (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for That's ShowbusinessThat's Showbusiness (TV Series) Himself - Panelist ( 2 episodes, 1994–1995 )  Less 1994–1995
  • Primary photo for The Little Picture ShowThe Little Picture Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The Media ShowThe Media Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for 3-2-13-2-1 (TV Series) Himself - Guest Contestant ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987
    • Christmas Special 1987 (Dec 19, 1987) Himself - Guest Contestant (as Rick Tomlinson)  Less
Archive Footage (10 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for 2016: We Remember Part Two2016: We Remember Part Two (TV Movie) Jim Royle (archive footage)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for BBC North West TonightBBC North West Tonight (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for British Sitcom: 60 Years of Laughing at OurselvesBritish Sitcom: 60 Years of Laughing at Ourselves (TV Movie) Jim Royle (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Alan Davies: As Yet UntitledAlan Davies: As Yet Untitled (TV Series) Himself - Panelist ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for 50 Greatest Comedy Catchphrases50 Greatest Comedy Catchphrases (TV Movie) Jim Royle (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for CountdownCountdown (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
    • Episode #57.91 (Nov 2, 2007) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Memoirs of a CigaretteMemoirs of a Cigarette (TV Movie) Jim Royle (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Comedy ConnectionsComedy Connections (TV Series) Jim Royle ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
    • Dinnerladies (Mar 13, 2006) Jim Royle (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The JuryThe Jury (TV Mini-series) Jim Royle ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002
    • Episode #1.2 (Feb 24, 2002) Jim Royle (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Venice ReportVenice Report (TV Short) Ezra (archive footage)  Less 1997

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