Christopher Godwin

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Christopher Godwin
Born (1943-08-05)5 August 1943
Loughborough, Leicestershire, England
Occupation Actor,
Years active 1968–
Spouse(s) Christine Margaret Welch (1972-)

Christopher Godwin (born 5 August 1943) is a British actor who has been active since the late 1960s.

TV and recording career[edit]

He made his TV debut at the age of 25, when he took on the role of PC Grange in an episode of Softly, Softly. He has since made appearances in television dramas including Z-Cars, Return to Waterloo, South of the Border, Return to Treasure Island, Nice Work[1] , The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, My Family and Other Animals, FairyTale: A True Story, The Bill, Murder in Mind, and Waking the Dead. In 2012, he guest starred in Season 1, Episode 4 of A Young Doctor's Notebook as Leopold Leopoldovitch. He also voiced Darth Vowrawn in the video game Star Wars: The Old Republic and Chancellor Roderick in the video game Dragon Age: Inquisition. In January 2016, he played Lord Berners in Episode 3 of the BBC Radio 4 Afternoon Drama What England Owes.[2]

Stage appearance[edit]

Godwin played the role of Holofernes in Love's Labour's Lost in the 2007 season at Shakespeare's Globe. He recently starred in The Woman in Black at the Fortune Theatre in London and is currently appearing in This House at the Garrick Theatre.


  1. ^ "Nice Work (Episode 1)". The Genome Project. Retrieved 16 Jan 2015. 
  2. ^ "Radio 4 Afternoon Drama: What England Owes". BBC Online. Retrieved 26 January 2016. 

External links[edit]