Jason Durr

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Jason Durr
Born Jason Durr
1967 (age 46–47)
Singapore
Occupation Actor
Years active 1990–present
Spouse(s) TV presenter Kate Charman (2004 – present)
Children 3

Jason Durr (born 1967) is an English actor of theatre, television and film. He is best recognized for his role as PC/DC Mike Bradley in the Yorkshire-based police drama series Heartbeat (1997–2003).

Biography[edit]

After training at LAMDA he went straight to the Royal Shakespeare Company, working with director Trevor Nunn in Measure For Measure and The Blue Angel, followed by Macbeth directed by Adrian Noble.

Jason has played many leading roles in television and film productions. He starred as Sam Howard in the Rosamunde Pilcher dramas Winter Solstice and Summer solstice. Other notable roles are Dr. Anthony in True True Lie, Pencroff in Mysterious Island, a film based on Jules Verne's novel, and as Lord Kiely in Sharpe's Battle.

In 2009 he appeared in a two-part British television drama, Above Suspicion, which averaged 7 million viewers.[1] He received favourable reviews for his performance as murder suspect Alan Daniels.[2]

In 2012 Durr starred as Guy Littleton in Noël Coward's Volcano, opposite Jenny Seagrove at the Vaudeville Theatre in London's West End.

April 2013 - Jason has just finished filming the British feature film Down Dog, playing the lead Frank alongside Nick Moran, and he is now on tour starring as Sherlock Holmes in the stage play, 'Sherlock Holmes -The Best Kept Secret'.

Durr has three children with wife Kate; twins Felix & Velvet, and daughter Blossom.[3]

In February 2014 Durr starred in the Michael Frayn farce Donkeys Years opposite Jemma Regrave at The Rose Theatre, Kingston. In March 2014, he is set to star in THE MUMMY, opposite Susie Amy at The Blegrade Theatre and then on a national tour.

Filmography[edit]

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2013 New Tricks Eddie Trenton 1 episode, Things Can Only Get Better
2012 Lewis DI Peterson 1 episode, Generation of Vipers
2011 Midsomer Murders Luke Archbold 1 episode, Fit for Murder
2010 Agatha Christie's Marple Eddie Seward The Blue Geranium
2009 Above Suspicion Alan Daniels Lynda La Plante TV drama
2007 Numb3rs J.W. Piennar S04E05 "Robin Hood"
2005 Summer Solstice Sam Howard TV film
2005 Mysterious Island Pencroff TV film
2004 Fooling Hitler Lt. Col. Strangeways TV drama
2003 Winter Solstice Sam Howard TV film
2000 The Wrong Side of the Rainbow Nick TV series
1997–2003 Heartbeat Mike Bradley 128 episodes
1997 Bugs Mark 1 episode, Happy Ever After
1996 Christmas Martin TV drama
1995 Sharpe's Battle Lord Kiely TV drama
1994 A Dark-Adapted Eye Jamie BBC TV adaptation
1993 Inspector Morse John Brewster 1 episode, Deadly Slumber
1993 Femme fatale Davey Harty TV series
1991 Sir Gawain and the Green Knight Sir Gawain Television adaptation
1990 The Paradise Club Tony Bracciola 1 episode, BBC TV series
1990 Iphigeneia at Aulis Potroculus TV drama (play adaptation)
1990 Jupiter Moon Alex Hartman TV series

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2013 Down Dog Frank (lead) British comedy
2006 True True Lie Dr. Anthony Thriller
1996 La Lengua asesina Johnny Sci-fi horror
1991 Young Soul Rebels Billibud Punk/drama

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