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Jimmy Yuill

Jimmy Yuill is an actor, born in 1959, in Golspie, Scotland. He is a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company and later joined the Renaissance Theatre Company. He has appeared in many of Kenneth Branagh's films. His most recent work saw him play the Chief Constable in "The Raven"  along side John Cusack. Yuill was also the music composer for A Midwinter's Tale and Swan Song. Most of his acting work has been in theatre, although he has played police officers on television; he is best remembered for the character Doug Kersey in the British television show Wycliffe. In June 2006 Jimmy made his first appearance in EastEnders as the recurring character Victor Brown. In October 2007, Yuill took the lead in Sophocles' Antigone as Creon, King of Thebes at The Tron Theatre, Glasgow. In 2010, he was nominated for the award of Best Male Performance for his role in a play adaption of the Testament of Cresseid by the Critics Award for Theatre in Scotland.

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Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Our Winnie 1982-11-12
Latest Project:
Movie National Theatre Live: Macbeth 2013-07-19
Known For
Poster of El enigma del cuervo
Poster of Extraordinary Rendition
Poster of Monsignor Renard
Poster of EastEnders
Movie National Theatre Live: Macbeth Banquo 2013-07-19
Movie El enigma del cuervo Captain Eldridge 2012-03-09
Movie Flat Lake Murdo Strachen 2012-09-01
Movie Retreat (Aislados) Doug 2011-10-14
Movie Young James Herriot 2011-12-18
Movie La última princesa de Hawái Archie Cleghorn 2010-05-14
Movie Within the Whirlwind Siderov 2009-09-18
Movie Extraordinary Rendition University Dean 2007-08-20
Movie Como gustéis Corin 2006-01-01
Movie La Flauta Mágica Queen's Commander 2006-09-07
Movie El inventor alemán James MacLeod 2004-05-13
Movie La última primavera Constable Timmins 2004-06-14
Movie Schneider's 2nd Stage Detective Chief Inspector 2001-03-31
Movie Strictly Sinatra Rod Edmunds 2001-06-29
Series Monsignor Renard 2000-03-27
Movie Trabajos de amor perdidos Constable Dull 2000-03-31
Movie Love's Labour's Lost Constable Dull 1999-06-06
Series Hamish Macbeth 1995-03-26
Series Wycliffe DI Kersey 1994-07-24
Movie Frankenstein de Mary Shelley Greigori 1994-11-04
Movie Mucho ruido y pocas nueces Friar Francis 1993-05-07
Movie Discovering Hamlet Himself / Guildenstern 1990-01-07
Movie Máscara de papel Alec Moran 1990-09-14
Movie Enrique V Jamy 1989-10-05
Series EastEnders Victor Brown 1985-02-19
Movie Un tipo genial Iain 1983-02-17
Movie Our Winnie 1982-11-12