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David Nellist

David Nellist
Full name
David Nellist
Place Of Birth
Wallsend, Newcastle upon Tyne
5.51 ft   (1.68 m)
FAO: David Nellist
c/o Dennis Lyne Agency
503 Holloway Road
London N19 4DD, UK

David Nellist trained at Rose Bruford College of Theatre and Performance and has an extensive list of credits in theatre, film and television.

On the stage, he has appeared in 'Nicholas Nickleby' (Chichester, National Tour, West End and Toronto), 'Taming of the Shrew' (Salisbury), 'Hey Hey Good Looking' (Soho Theatre), 'Romeo and Juliet', 'Cherry Orchard' and 'My Breakfasts with the Author' (Durham Theatre Co) to name but a few.

David is well known for television performances in '55 Degrees North', 'The Bill' and 'Breeze Block', as well as film roles in 'My Boy Lollipop', 'Leda' and 'Bad Dads'.

Series 4

The Six Thatchers  * S4E1

The Lying Detective  * S4E2

The Final Problem  * S4E3


Pilot: A Study in Pink

The Abominable Bride

Many Happy Returns