Tim McMullan

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Tim McMullan
Nationality British
Alma mater Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts
University of St. Andrews
Occupation Actor

Timothy W. V. McMullan (born 1963) is an English actor, notable for his stage, television and film work.


Early life and education

McMullan was born in Lambeth, London, and trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts after obtaining a degree at the University of St. Andrews.[ citation needed ]


McMullan's stage work includes a 2008 adaptation of The Misanthrope alongside Damian Lewis and Keira Knightley [1] along with the 2003 adaptation of His Dark Materials . In 2009 he was in Dominic Dromgoole 's Shakespeare's Globe production of As You Like It and worked for Complicite. In 2016, again for Dromgoole, he was Prospero in The Tempest at the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse. [2]

In 2017 McMullan played Sir Toby Belch in a production of Twelfth Night on the Olivier stage at the Royal National Theatre.[ citation needed ]

In July 2020 Deadline announced that PBS Masterpiece would adapt Anthony Horowitz's Magpie Murders novel into a six-part drama series and air it in the US, and on BritBox in the UK. [3] Horowitz prepared the script and Masterpiece produced the series along with Jill Green and Eleventh Hour Films. [4] [5] McMullan was signed to portray the character of Atticus Pünd after actor Timothy Spall pulled out of the production due to scheduling issues. [6]


1993 Shadowlands Nick Farrell
1994 Being Human Deserter
1995 Princess Caraboo Light Fingered Aristocrat
1995Complicite: The Three Lives of Lucie CabrolHenri Cabrol
1997 The Fifth Element Scientist's Aide
1997 Robinson Crusoe Crusoe's Second
1997Caught in the ActPip
1998 Dangerous Beauty Zealot
1998 Shakespeare in Love Frees
1999 Plunkett & Macleane Bridegroom
1999 Onegin Dandy 1
2000 Eisenstein Rak
2002 Two Men Went to War Military Policeman on train
2006 The Queen Stephen Lamport
2010Shakespeare's Globe: As You Like ItJaques
2011National Theatre Live: The Cherry OrchardSiminov-Pischik
2012 The Woman in Black Mr. Jerome
2015National Theatre Live: Man and SupermanMendoza / The Devil
2017National Theatre Live: Twelfth NightSir Toby Belch
2017 Victoria & Abdul Tailor
2018 Willy and the Guardians of the Lake KingVoice
2018National Theatre Live: Antony & Cleopatra Enobarbus
2019Vic the Viking and the Magic SwordSvenVoice
2021 Cyrano Jodelet
2022 Enola Holmes 2 Charles McIntyre


1993Stalag LuftDonaldsonTelevision film
1994The Wimbledon PoisonerSebastian Williams2 episodes
1995 Performance Sir Walter Blunt Episode: "Henry IV"
1998 Heat of the Sun Franz-Dietrich GesslerEpisode: "Private Lives"
2002Surrealissimo: The Scandalous Success of Salvador DaliPress ManTelevision film
2004 Agatha Christie: A Life in Pictures Pharmacist
2006Pinochet's Last StandDi Parfrey
2007 Trial & Retribution Brooks2 episodes
2008 Sense and Sensibility Mr Palmer
2008 Mutual Friends ConsultantEpisode #1.4
2009 Margaret William Waldegrave Television film
2010 The Great Outdoors FarmerEpisode #1.2
2010Devil in the FogMr. Treet2 episodes
2012 Silk Judge HoyleEpisode #2.2
2012 The Hollow Crown SilenceEpisode: "Henry IV, Part 2"
2012 Parade's End Stephen Waterhouse2 episodes
2013 Elementary DCI HopkinsEpisode: "Step Nine"
2013Fifty Years on StageFlaggTelevision film
2013–2015 Foyle's War Arthur Valentine6 episodes
2014 Endeavour Mr. Brian QuinburyEpisode: "Sway"
2015 The Go-Between ButlerTelevision film
2016 Grantchester Professor RabanEpisode #2.2
2016 Doctor Thorne Earl de Courcy4 episodes
2016 The Witness for the Prosecution Sir Hugo Meredith2 episodes
2017 King Charles III James ReissTelevision film
2017 Fearless David Nolenn2 episodes
2018 Patrick Melrose Sonny GravesendEpisode: "Some Hope"
2019 Brexit: The Uncivil War Bernard Jenkin Television film
2019 The Crown Robin Woods Episode: "Moondust"
2021 The Serpent Douglas Cartwright2 episodes
2022Magpie MurdersAtticus Pünd6 episodes
TBAMoonflower MurdersPre-production

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