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John Grillo

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia John Grillo (born 29 November 1942, Watford, Hertfordshire) is a British actor and playwright who has appeared in many film and television productions. He was educated at Trinity Hall, Cambridge, and while there was actively involved in student theatre. He performed with Footlights in their annual revue. After Cambridge, he was awarded an Arts Council Playwrighting Bursary and his plays were performed at Nottingham, Glasgow, Oxford and Dublin as well as at the ADC Theatre in Cambridge. He played Mr. Samgrass in the ITV series Brideshead Revisited, and Phillip Marriott QC in Crown Court. He had minor parts in other shows, including Blackadder II ("Bells"), Bergerac, Taggart and Rumpole of the Bailey. In 1997 he appeared as Mr Carkdale, the English teacher who spoke only in Anglo-Saxon, in two series of Steven Moffat's school-sitcom Chalk. In 2008, he contributed to the audio commentary for the DVD release. He is represented by Michelle Braidman Associates. Description above from the Wikipedia article John Grillo,licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Nov 29, 1942 In Watford, Hertfordshire, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Dyn Amo 1972-06-27
Latest Project:
Movie Detective in the Bar 2 2013-05-11
Known For
Poster of Shackleton
Poster of The Bill
Poster of Taggart
Movie Detective in the Bar 2 Hotel Manager 2013-05-11
Movie Vuelve a la vida 2013-04-05
Series Foyle's War Unknown 2002-10-27
Movie Shackleton Franks 2002-04-07
Series Shackleton Franks 2002-01-02
Movie Screw Loose Goodyear 1999-02-19
Series Chalk 1997-02-20
Movie Orlando First Official 1993-06-09
Series Lovejoy Unknown 1986-01-10
Series The Bill Unknown 1984-10-16
Series Taggart Unknown 1983-09-06
Movie Firefox Customs Officer 1982-06-13
Series Bergerac Unknown 1981-10-18
Series Brideshead Revisited Mr. Samgrass 1981-10-12
Movie Sewers of Gold Bank Official 1980-05-13
Movie Scum Goodyear 1979-09-12
Movie Enemy The Policeman 1976-01-01
Series Rumpole of the Bailey Unknown 1975-12-17
Movie Dyn Amo 2nd Girl's Partner 1972-06-27