Colin McCredie (born 8 June 1972 in Dumbarton, Scotland) is a Scottish actor, best known for his role as DC Stuart Fraser in the STV drama Taggart, Nick Morrison in the BBC Scotland Soap Opera River City and in the films Shallow Grave, Night is Day and The Missing Postman.
In December 2009 McCredie was informed that he and his character would not be returning for the next series of Taggart.
On 10 January 2011 it was announced that McCredie would be joining Sharleen Spiteri and Dawn Steele in the forthcoming Scottish film Between Weathers. He appeared in the BBC Radio 4 Afternoon Play Care by Clara Glynn, and also as the Dad in the CBeebies series Woolly and Tig which stars his daughter Betsy and sister-in-law Jenny Ryan and is made by Tattiemoon, the makers of Balamory.
- Woolly and Tig - Tattiemoon for CBeebies
- River City - BBC Scotland
- Taggart - STV Productions
- The Missing Postman - BBC Scotland
- The Pen - BBC Scotland Tartan Short
- Karmic Mothers - BBC Scotland Tartan Short
- Dr. Finlay - played Gerald Hynde
- Take the High Road
- The Holy City - played Patrick
- The Justice Game - played Mickey
- Fish Out of Water - played Hunter
- Takin' Over the Asylum - played Phil
- Mayflies - Scott
- I Tommy - played Alan McCombes (Gilded Balloon Edinburgh and King's Theatre Glasgow)
- The Ching Room - played Rory (Glasgow Oranmor, Edinburgh Traverse and Manchester Royal Exchange)
- Lysistrata - played Lysistrata (Glasgow Oranmor)
- The Corstorphine Road Nativity - played Wise Frankencense (Edinburgh Festival Theatre)
- Dealer's Choice - played Mugsy (Tron Theatre Company)
- Candide - played Candide (Suspect Culture Tour)
- Passing Places - played Brian (Traverse Theatre)
- Teechers - played Salty - (Byre Theatre)
- Glengarry Glen Ross - played Lingk (Arches Theatre)
- Night is Day - played Taylor, in post-production (2011)
- The Perpetual Twilight of Gregor Black - (Cliffhanger Films)
- Pandaemonium - played Royal Messenger (Mariner Films)
- Small Faces - played Doug (Skyline)
- Shallow Grave - played Cameron (Figment Films)
- Care - BBC Radio 4 March 2011 - played Charlie Fleming
- "Taggart star Colin McCredie is sacked from TV show in phone call after 15 years". Dailyrecord.co.uk. 30 December 2009. Retrieved 24 August 2013.
- Brian McIver (15 October 2010). "Former Taggart star Colin McCredie lands new role on River City". Daily Record. Retrieved 24 August 2013.
- "Taggart's Colin McCredie in Between Weathers role". BBC. 10 January 2011. Retrieved 24 August 2013.
- "Jenny Ryan - 'Causing trouble . . I've got that one cracked!'". The Scotsman. 30 August 2008.
- Paul English (22 December 2011). "Taggart star Colin McCredie swaps cops for daughters in new Cbeebies role from Balamory creators". Daily Record. Retrieved 24 August 2013.
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- "Mayflies - Meet the cast and creatives behind the drama that 'discovers the joy and the costs of love'". bbc.co.uk/mediacentre. 19 December 2022. Retrieved 20 December 2022.