Person Details

Birthday: 1950-01-01 03:02:21

Aliases: No known aliases

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Worthing, Sussex, England, UK

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Movie Involvements: 40

TV Involvements: 11


Most Famous Work

Biography

Peter Wight is a British character actor of stage, film and TV who is perhaps best known for his work with Mike Leigh on films such as Meantime, Naked, Vera Drake, Another Year and Mr Turner. Wight regularly plays a police officer - most notably in the BBC sitcom Early Doors and in the mid 90s BBC drama Out of the Blue, as well as films like Shiner, Atonement and The Look of Love - and has had numerous period roles in dramas such as Jane Eyre, Pride and Prejudice, Persuasion, and Our Mutual Friend. His other films include Hot Fuzz, Babel, Cass, and The Sense of an Ending.

Most Famous Work

Casualty
Average
5

Casualty

(1986) Trevor
Atonement
Average
8

Atonement

(2007) Police Inspector
Babel
Average
7

Babel

(2006) Tom
Pride & Prejudice
Average
8

Pride & Prejudice

(2005) Mr. Gardiner
My Week with Marilyn
Average
7

My Week with Marilyn

(2011) Lucy's Father
Womb
Average
6

Womb

(2010) Ralph
Secrets & Lies
Average
8

Secrets & Lies

(1996) Father in family group
Kon-Tiki
Average
7

Kon-Tiki

(2012) Spinden

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2019 Andrew
2018 Polonius
2017 Alan
Rene
Colin Simpson
2016 Detective Sergeant Burnley (voice)
Dog Owner
Brian
2015 Sunday Times editor
2014 Joseph Gillot
Albert Mottershead
Edmund Lovett
2013 Police Inspector
Kenneth
2012 Mr. Hoylake
Spinden
N/A
Joseph Rushton
Ray Riddle
Tory Grandee - Angus Butler
Jimmy The Gent
Roger
Ken Whiteley
2011 Lucy's Father
N/A
Robbie Proust
Frederick Taylor
2010 N/A
Ken
Ralph
N/A
2009 N/A
N/A
2008 Mike Bell
N/A
Philip
N/A
Cecil
2007 Police Inspector
Johnson - Transport Chief
Admiral Croft
Roy Porter
George Morgan
2006 Tom
Charlie Williams
N/A
2005 Dr. Jarrett
Mr. Gardiner
Pastor
Heinrich Hoffman
2004 N/A
Det. Inspector Webster
2003 Charles Burnham
Inspector Cholet
Ormonde
Tomlinson
Nobby
Nige
Dave Elford
Chief Supt. Len Chadwick
2002 N/A
2001 George Barratt
M.P.
2000 N/A
Det. Insp. Grant
N/A
1998 N/A
1997 Newspaper Editor
N/A
Clergyman
1996 Father in family group
N/A
N/A
1995 N/A
1994 N/A
N/A
N/A
1993 Brian
1992 N/A
Mark Dragon
1991 Village Policeman
1988 Evans
1987 Detective Gibson
N/A
1986 Trevor
1983 Estate Manager
1982 N/A
1980 Betting Office Clerk
1979 Ricky
1977 N/A
1973 N/A
Kate’s Dad
Inspector Costello
Year Character Movie/Tv

Writing

Year Role Movie/Tv
1997 Screenplay
Year Role Movie/Tv

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