Rupert Vansittart

Rupert Vansittart

Known For: Acting · Birthday: 1958-02-10 · Gender: Male · Place of Birth: Cranleigh, Surrey, England, UK

24 Movies · 19 TV shows

Biography

Rupert Nicholas Vansittart (born 10 February 1958) is an English character actor. He has appeared in a variety of roles in film, television, stage and radio, often playing comic characters. He is best known for his role as Lord Ashfordly in the ITV drama Heartbeat and for playing Lord Yohn Royce in the HBO series Game of Thrones (2014–2019).

Personal Life

Vansittart has been married to Emma Kate, daughter of the actor Moray Watson, since 1987. They have two children. When Emma Watson was cast for Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, Emma Kate Watson changed her name to Emma Vansittart, adopting her husband's surname as her new stage name, to avoid being confused with the young actress.

Movies & TV shows

2021.

1 TV show
TV
The Nevers

The Nevers

2021
A group of women are trying to change the world.

2020.

1 Movie
Misbehaviour

Misbehaviour

6
2020
A group of women involved in the Women's Liberation Movement hatched a plan to invade the stage and disrupt the live broadcast at the 1970 Miss World competition in London, resulting in overnight fame...

2019.

1 Movie · 1 TV show
TV
Gentleman Jack

Gentleman Jack

8
2019
West Yorkshire was founded in the 18th century. Anne wants to make her home better. She wants to take a wife to help her family.
One Red Nose Day and a Wedding

One Red Nose Day and a Wedding

2019
You’re invited to the wedding of the year, as the original cast of Four Weddings and a Funeral reunite in this one-off sequel. Twenty-five years after the events of Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994),...

2017.

1 Movie
The Children Act

The Children Act

2017
A High Court judge has to decide if she should order a life-saving blood transfusion for a teen with cancer despite his family's refusal to accept medical treatment for religious reasons.

2016.

1 Movie · 1 TV show
TV
The Crown

The Crown

6.96
2016
The inside story of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the Prime Ministers who shaped Britain's post-war destiny is gripping. The intrigues, love lives and machinations behind the great events that sh...
A United Kingdom

A United Kingdom

5.5
2016
The inspiring true story of Seretse Khama, the King of Bechuanaland, and Ruth Williams, the London office worker he married in 1948, in the face of fierce opposition from their families and the Britis...

2013.

2 Movies
National Theatre Live: This House

National Theatre Live: This House

2013
It's February 1974. Ted Heath's Conservative government has been ousted. But only just. In the hung Parliament, Labour manages to form a minority government by sending its whips out wheeling and deali...
Austenland

Austenland

6
2013
A woman obsessed with the production of "Pride and Prejudice" goes to a Jane Austen theme park in search of her perfect gentleman.

2011.

2 Movies · 1 TV show
Johnny English Reborn

Johnny English Reborn

7.25
2011
The heads of state are holding a conference that could affect global politics. Johnny English was told that the Chinese premier had become a target. With the latest high-tech weaponry and gadgets that...
TV
World's Craziest Fools

World's Craziest Fools

2011
World's Craziest Fools is a clip show made by Roughcut TV for BBC Three, presented by Mr. T. It showcases clips, sometimes viral, of people making themselves look like "Fools", often by accident. Many...
The Iron Lady

The Iron Lady

5.13
2011
A look at the life of Margaret Thatcher, the former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, with a focus on the price she paid for power.

2009.

1 Movie
Margaret

Margaret

2009
A detailed and compelling portrait of one of the most formidable characters in British politics as she faces her final days in power. The year is 1990 and Margaret Thatcher's support within the govern...

2005.

1 TV show
TV
Doctor Who

Doctor Who

6.2
2005
The Doctor is a 900 year old alien who is part of a gifted civilization who mastered time travel. The Doctor knows how to save planets.

2004.

1 Movie
One Last Chance

One Last Chance

2004
slackers think they have found gold

2002.

1 Movie
The Falklands Play

The Falklands Play

2002
The Falklands Play is a dramatic account of the political events leading up to, and including, the 1982 Falklands War. The play was written by Ian Curteis, an experienced writer who had started his te...

2001.

1 Movie
Sword of Honour

Sword of Honour

2001
Guy Crouchback joins the war effort during World War 2, an idealistic quest to join the forces of good in the fight against evil. But his efforts is not rewarded, he never has any chance to join any r...

2000.

1 Movie · 2 TV shows
TV
Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased)

Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased)

2000
A modern day version of the 1969 detective series about Private Investigator Jeff Randall, who is aided in cases by the ghost of his deceased partner Marty Hopkirk.
TV
Harry Enfield's Brand Spanking New Show

Harry Enfield's Brand Spanking New Show

2000
British sketch show starring Harry Enfield.
Kevin & Perry Go Large

Kevin & Perry Go Large

2000
When stubborn, spotty Kevin and his equally hopeless best friend Perry go on holiday to the party island Ibiza, they see it as their big chance to become superstar club DJs and, more importantly, to l...

1999.

1 Movie · 1 TV show
TV
CI5: The New Professionals

CI5: The New Professionals

1999
In this 1998 re-imagining of the original The Professionals TV show, CI5 now has an international remit, being jointly funded by the governments of the UK, U.S.A., Japan, Germany and France, and calle...
Eviction

Eviction

1999
The 'Molly Maguires' take revenge on an old man who has been telling stories to the Landlord.

1998.

1 TV show
TV
Vanity Fair

Vanity Fair

1
1998
Becky Sharp is a beautiful, clever and poor girl determined to earn a higher place in society at any cost.

1997.

2 Movies · 1 TV show
Diana & Me

Diana & Me

1997
Australian Diana Spencer won a competition in a women's magazine and won a trip for two to London, where she wants to meet her hero and namesake, Princess Diana. Diana gets arrested with a Paparazzi p...
TV
Midsomer Murders

Midsomer Murders

6
1997
The Midsomer community is shattered by violent crimes, suspects are placed under suspicion, and it is up to a veteran and his young sergeant to eliminate the innocent and the guilty.
The Perfect Blue

The Perfect Blue

1997
When Sunny and Tom are reunited shortly before their respective weddings, the former lovers realize how much they still love each other. The pair must decide whether to turn their backs on the safe an...

1995.

2 Movies · 2 TV shows
Cutthroat Island

Cutthroat Island

1995
Morgan Adams and her slave, William Shaw, are on a quest to recover three parts of a treasure map. Her murderer's uncle holds the final portion. She must complete her quest before her crew revolts aga...
TV
Pride and Prejudice

Pride and Prejudice

7.2
1995
Set in England in the early 19th century, Pride and Prejudice tells the story of Mr and Mrs Bennet's five unmarried daughters after the rich and eligible Mr Bingley and his status-conscious friend, Mr...
TV
The Thin Blue Line

The Thin Blue Line

6
1995
The Thin Blue Line is a British sitcom starring Rowan Atkinson set in a police station that ran for two series on the BBC from 1995 to 1996. It was written by Ben Elton.
Braveheart

Braveheart

6.9
1995
Scottish warrior William Wallace slays a platoon of the local English lord's soldiers after he was enraged at the slaughter of his new bride and childhood love. Once the village revolts, the entire co...

1994.

1 Movie
Four Weddings and a Funeral

Four Weddings and a Funeral

9.25
1994
A man may have found love over the course of five social occasions.

1993.

1 Movie · 2 TV shows
TV
Frank Stubbs Promotes

Frank Stubbs Promotes

1993
Frank Stubbs (Timothy Spall) is a down-at-heel ticket tout with grand ideas. He has an ambition to become a 'high class' promoter of famous and talented performers. In reality, his ambitions tend to...
TV
Chef

Chef

1993
There were twenty episodes of Chef! from 1993 to 1996. The show was written by Peter Tilbury and produced by Henry's company.
The Remains of the Day

The Remains of the Day

7.5
1993
A rule bound head butler's world of manners and decorum in the household he maintains is tested by the arrival of a maid who falls in love with him. His carefully maintained veneer of servitude is cha...

1992.

1 TV show
TV
Heartbeat

Heartbeat

9
1992
The series is set in the 1960's in the fictional North Yorkshire village of Aidensfield and features crime and medical storylines.

1990.

1 TV show
TV
Mr. Bean

Mr. Bean

6.52
1990
Simple tasks can be turned into chaotic situations by Mr Bean.

1989.

1 TV show
TV
Birds of a Feather

Birds of a Feather

1989
Birds of a Feather is a British sitcom that was broadcast on BBC One from 1989 until 1998 and on ITV from 2013. Starring Pauline Quirke, Linda Robson and Lesley Joseph, it was created by Laurence Mark...

1988.

1 Movie
Buster

Buster

1988
A small time crook named "Buster" pulls a big time job. He goes into hiding when he learns that the police won't let the case go to trial. He arranged to meet them in Mexico where he thought they coul...

1987.

1 Movie
Eat the Rich

Eat the Rich

1987
Alex is a waiter at an exclusive restaurant who is unhappy with his job. Forced to deal with the contempt and disgust of the upper class, Alex and his associates attempt to go on a rampage. General Ka...

1986.

1 Movie
Half Moon Street

Half Moon Street

1986
Dr. The Arab-Anglo Institute in London has a research fellow named Lauren Slaughter. She starts working at the Jasmine escort service because she has more control over men and money than she does at t...

1985.

1 Movie
Plenty

Plenty

1985
David Hare's account of a one-time French freedom fighter who gradually realizes that her post-war life is not meeting her expectations.

1984.

1 TV show
TV
The Bill

The Bill

1984
The daily lives of the men and women at Sun Hill Police Station as they fight crime on the streets of London. From bomb threats to armed robbery and drug raids to the routine demands of policing, this...

1982.

1 TV show
TV
The Comic Strip Presents

The Comic Strip Presents

1982
The Comic Strip is a group of British comedians, who came to prominence in the 1980s. They are known for their television series The Comic Strip Presents... which was labelled as an example of alterna...
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