Ronan Vibert

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Ronan Vibert
Born 1964
Cambridgeshire

Ronan Vibert (born 1964)[1] is an English actor, known for his appearances on British television.

Early life[edit]

He was born in Cambridgeshire, the son of Dilys (née Jackson) and David Vibert, both artists.[2] He attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art from 1983 to 1986.

Career[edit]

Vibert made his screen debut in 1989 in the TV series Traffik. He appeared in the BBC's The Buccaneers, in ITV's Cadfael (alongside Sir Derek Jacobi), and in Van der Valk. He appeared with Stephen Fry and Hugh Laurie in Jeeves and Wooster as Wilmot, Lord Pershore ('Motty').[3] In 1996, Vibert appeared at the National Theatre in Helen Edmundson's adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's War and Peace. He played Maximilien Robespierre in the BBC's adaptation of The Scarlet Pimpernel, starring Richard E. Grant.

Vibert appeared in the Midsomer Murders episode "Death in Chorus". He also appeared in the Waking The Dead episode "Subterraneans" and an episode of The Sarah Jane Adventures, "The Last Sontaran".

Filmography[edit]

Film and Television
Year Film or Programme Role Notes
1987 On the Black Hill Jim Watkins
1989 Traffik Lee
1990 Birds of a Feather Martin "Love on the Run"
1991 Van der Valk Martin Lepweg "Dangerous Games"
1992 Jeeves and Wooster Wilmot, Lord Pershore ('Motty') "Bertie Sets Sail"
1993 Lovejoy Lindsey Parry Davies "Second Fiddle"
1995 Cadfael Le Gaucher "The Virgin in the Ice"
The Buccaneers Lord Richard Marabel
1996 Tales from the Crypt "Horror in the Night"
1998 Tale of the Mummy Young
1999 Gimme Gimme Gimme Vince "I Do, I Do, I Do"
Highlander: The Raven Sir Trevor Benton "The Frame"
1999–2000 The Scarlet Pimpernel Maximilien Robespierre
2000 The Mrs Bradley Mysteries Douglas "Laurels Are Poison"
Shadow of the Vampire Muller
2001 The Cat's Meow Joseph Willicombe
2002 Shearing Stewart short film
2002 The Pianist Janina's Husband
2002 The Princess and the Pea Laird
2003 Keen Eddie Craig Booth "The Amazing Larry Dunn"
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life MI6 Agent Calloway
2004 London Joseph Conrad
Gladiatress Caesar
2005 Hex Mephistopheles
Waking The Dead Dr Jonathan Lynch "Subterraneans"
2006 Ultimate Force Griffin "Violent Solutions"
2006 Midsomer Murders Giles Armitage "Death in Chorus"
2007 Rome Lepidus "Philippi"
2008 The Sarah Jane Adventures Professor Skinner "The Last Sontaran"
2009 The Bill Curtis Jensen
Inspector Lewis Simon Monkford "The Quality of Mercy"
2010 The Last Seven Isaac
Agatha Christie's Poirot Captain Dacres "Three Act Tragedy"
1066 Sweyn
2011 The Borgias Giovanni Sforza
The Man Who Crossed Hitler Walther Stennes
2012 Hatfields & McCoys Perry Cline
2013 Saving Mr. Banks Diarmud Russell
2013 New Tricks Ray Barlow "Roots"
2014 Dracula Untold Simion "The Wise"
2015 Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell The Duke of Wellington
2015 Penny Dreadful Sir Geoffrey Hawkes "The Nightcomers", "Little Scorpion"
2015 The Coroner Gavin Drake Series 1 Episode 3 "That's The Way To Do It"

Radio[edit]

Radio
Year Play Role Notes
2008 A Dance to the Music of Time Peter Templer BBC Radio 4

References[edit]

  1. ^ "VIBERT, Ronan". Bfi. British Film Institute. Retrieved 12 December 2011. 
  2. ^ Ronan Vibert Biography ((?)-)
  3. ^ "Resume of Ronan Vibert". [unreliable source?]

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