Robert Pugh

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Robert Pugh
Born 1950
Cilfynydd, Pontypridd, Glamorgan, Wales, UK
Alma mater Rose Bruford College
Occupation Actor
Years active 1976–present

Robert Pugh (born 1950) is a Welsh actor. He is best known for his role as Craster in HBO series Game of Thrones.

Life and career[edit]

Pugh was born in the Tynte, Mountain Ash and graduated from Rose Bruford College in 1976.

He appeared as Harold Wilson in the 2005 Channel 4 drama Longford and as Hermann Göring in the 2006 BBC drama-documentary Nuremberg: Nazis on Trial. In 2007, he co-starred alongside Genevieve O'Reilly and Geraldine James in the ITV1 drama The Time of Your Life, in which he played a father whose 36-year-old daughter is recovering from an 18-year coma.

In 2010, Pugh appeared as Tony in the two-part Doctor Who story comprising the episodes "The Hungry Earth" and "Cold Blood". He portrayed Welsh leader Owen Glendower in the 2012 BBC adaptation of Henry IV, Part I.[1]





  1. ^ "Cast confirmed for BBC Two's cycle of Shakespeare films" (Press release). BBC Drama Publicity. 24 November 2011. Archived from the original on 30 December 2011. Retrieved 20 July 2012. 

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