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Christopher Fairbank

Christopher Fairbank (sometimes credited as Chris Fairbank; born 4 October 1953) is an English actor best known for his role as Moxey in the hit comedy-drama series Auf Wiedersehen, Pet. Fairbank was born in Hertfordshire, England. He has numerous television credits to his name, notably in Sapphire and Steel, The Professionals, The Scarlet Pimpernel and provided minor voice talent for both the hit Wallace and Gromit feature-length film Curse of the Were-Rabbit and Flushed Away (both produced by Aardman). Fairbank also appeared as one of the pair of muggers who rob an out-of-town family, heralding the first appearance of the Batman in Tim Burton's 1989 film. Fairbank also had roles as Mactilburgh the scientist in the film The Fifth Element, the prisoner Murphy in Alien 3, and the Player Queen in the Franco Zeffirelli version of Hamlet, opposite Mel Gibson. Recently, he provided the voice of Old King Doran in the video game Demon's Souls and provides a number of voice accents in the PS2 video game Prisoner of War. Chris also appeared in Goal! trilogy in the character of a Newcastle United fan. In 2010, Chris appeared as a detective in the BBC Drama, Five Daughters, and as Alfred "Freddie" Lennon in the biopicLennon Naked with Christopher Eccleston. In 2011 Fairbank starred in Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tidesas a pirate called Ezekiel. In 2012 he appeared as an Australian in Sky 1's Starlings.


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Born:
Oct 4, 1953 In Hertfordshire - England - UK
Movie/TV Credits:
66
First Appeared:
In the series Z-Cars 1962-01-02
Latest Project:
Series Invasion: Earth 2018
Known For
Poster of Lady Macbeth
Poster of Writers Retreat
Poster of Drama Connections
Poster of Doctor Who
Filmography

Invasion: Earth (2018)

Series
as Unknown
5.4 5 votes

Lady Macbeth (2017)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Boris
7.2 33 votes

Taboo (2017)

Drama
Series
as Ibbotson
7.9 210 votes

Journey to China: The Iron Mask Mystery (2017)

Movie

The Secret Agent (2016)

Crime Drama History Thriller
Movie
4 2 votes

Dragonheart 3: The Sorcerer's Curse (2015)

Action Adventure Fantasy
Movie
as Potter
4.5 66 votes

Writers Retreat (2015)

Movie
as Nigel

Orthodox (2014)

Drama Crime
Movie
as Goldberg
4 1 votes

Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)

Action Science Fiction Adventure
Movie
as The Broker
7.9 9181 votes

Hercules (2014)

Action Adventure
Movie
as Gryza
5.6 1531 votes

Jack the Giant Slayer (2013)

Action Family Fantasy
Movie
as Uncle
5.5 2530 votes

Back With The Boys Again (2013)

Movie
as Himself

Little Deaths (2011)

Horror Thriller Romance
Movie
as Mutant
4.6 19 votes

Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)

Adventure Action Fantasy
Movie
as Ezekiel
6.4 4693 votes

This is Jinsy (2010)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy Comedy
Series
8 3 votes

Five Daughters (2010)

Movie
as DCI John Quinton

Lennon Naked (2010)

Drama
Movie
as Freddie Lennon
4.5 5 votes

Law & Order: UK (2009)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.4 7 votes

Never Better (2008)

Comedy
Series

Tess of the D'Urbervilles (2008)

Drama
Series
as Groby
8.0 1 votes

Tess of the D'Urbervilles (2008)

Drama
Movie
as Groby
7.2 15 votes

Cargo (2006)

Drama Thriller
Movie
as Ralph
4.7 11 votes

Almost Heaven (2006)

Drama
Movie
as Teapot Ted

The Line of Beauty (2006)

Series
as Barry Groom
5.0 1 votes

The Rotters' Club (2005)

Movie

Doctor Who (2005)

Action & Adventure Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Fenton
6.9 875 votes

The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005)

Adventure Animation Comedy Family
Movie
as Additional Voice
6.8 573 votes

A Waste of Shame: The Mystery of Shakespeare and His Sonnets (2005)

Drama
Movie
as Physician
10. 1 votes

Drama Connections (2005)

Documentary
Series
as Unknown

New Tricks (2003)

Drama Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.8 18 votes

Below (2002)

Thriller Horror Mystery
Movie
as Pappy
6.0 116 votes

Spooks (2002)

Drama Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
7.1 35 votes

Black Plague (2002)

Thriller
Movie
as Steward
5.8 4 votes

In Deep (2001)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

In a Land of Plenty (2001)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

The Bunker (2001)

Action History Horror
Movie
as Sgt. Heydrich
5.4 8 votes

The Scarlet Pimpernel (1999)

Drama Action & Adventure
Series
5.0 1 votes

Comic Relief (1999)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.0 1 votes

The Fifth Element (1997)

Adventure Fantasy Action Thriller Science Fiction
Movie
as Mactilburgh
7.2 3527 votes

Midsomer Murders (1997)

Crime Drama Mystery
Series
as Unknown
7.9 51 votes

Wokenwell (1997)

Series
as Unknown

Silent Witness (1996)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
8.0 11 votes

Space Precinct (1994)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy Drama
Series
as Unknown
5.7 3 votes

Crocodile Shoes (1994)

Drama
Series
9.0 1 votes

Alien³ (1992)

Science Fiction Action Horror
Movie
as Murphy
6.2 1518 votes

Prime Suspect (1991)

Crime Drama
Series
as Unknown
8.1 5 votes

Spender (1991)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
8.0 1 votes

Hamlet (1990)

Drama History
Movie
as Player Queen
6.7 85 votes

Batman (1989)

Fantasy Action
Movie
as Nic
7.0 1877 votes

Stay Lucky (1989)

Drama Comedy
Series
as Unknown

Hanna's War (1988)

Movie
as Ruven
8 1 votes

Inspector Morse (1987)

Mystery Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.6 23 votes

Rockliffe's Babies (1987)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
8.0 1 votes

Lovejoy (1986)

Mystery Drama Comedy
Series
as Unknown
8.1 11 votes

Plenty (1985)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Spencer
5.9 8 votes

The Bill (1984)

Crime Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.9 7 votes

Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (1983)

Comedy Drama
Series
8.7 12 votes

How Many Miles to Babylon? (1982)

Movie
as Jerry

Brimstone & Treacle (1982)

Mystery Drama Horror
Movie
as Drunk
6.8 8 votes

Bergerac (1981)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.8 5 votes

Noah's Castle (1980)

Movie
as Cliff

The Awakening (1980)

Horror
Movie
as Porter
5.9 18 votes

Agatha (1979)

Drama Mystery Thriller
Movie
as Luland
6.8 10 votes

The Old Curiosity Shop (1979)

Drama
Series
as Kit Nubbles

Sapphire & Steel (1979)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
8 3 votes

Z-Cars (1962)

Drama
Series
as Unknown