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Tony Pitts

Tony Pitts
Full name
Tony Pitts
Date Of Birth
10 October 1962
Place Of Birth
Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England, UK
FAO: Tony Pitts
Susan Angel & Kevin Francis Ltd.
1st Floor, 12 D'Arblay Street
London W1F 8DU, UK

Though he almost became a physician, Tony Pitts instead turned his attention to acting, first appearing in the long running soap 'Emmerdale' in 1983. He was member of the cast for a decade, departing in 1993 when his character was a victim of the infamous 'Emmerdale Plane Crash'. He appeared in guest roles in series including 'The Lakes' (1999); 'The Bill' (1999); 'In Deep' (2002); and 'Conviction' (2004).

He starred in the dark comedy series 'Dead Man Weds' in 2005, and the acclaimed television mini-series 'Red Riding' (2009), which was released in cinemas in the United States. In 2011 he starred in the drama 'Scott & Bailey' - which also featured Rupert Graves - and a two part story in 'Silent Witness'. In early 2012 he made a memorable appearance as Lestrade's boss in 'Sherlock: The Reichenbach Fall.'

In cinema, his work includes 'Powder' (2005), and a small role in Steven Spielberg's 'War Horse' (2011).

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