Alex Norton

Alex Norton

  • Born on
    • January 27th, 1950
Alex Norton is a Scottish television, film and voice actor. He is perhaps best known for his roles as DCI Matt Burke in the STV detective drama series Taggart, and Eric Baird in BBC Two sitcom Two Doors Down. He played eleven roles in Bill Douglas' 1986 film Comrades and has starred in the key films of Bill Forsyth (Gregory's Girl, Local Hero and Comfort and Joy) as well as big Hollywood productions like Braveheart, White Hunter Black Heart and Patriot Games. He was one of the founder members of the 7:84 company, touring Scotland with The Cheviot, the Stag, and the Black Black Oil in the 1970s.

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Acting (25 Credits)

2020Dragon Rider as Gravelbeard (voice)
2019Hatton Garden as Kenny Collins
2019Hatton Garden as Kenny Collins
2012Sir Billi as Butler / Baron McToff (voice)
2006Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest as Captain Bellamy
2000Complicity as Kenny GarnetWatch Free
2000Beautiful Creatures as Det Insp Hepburn
1998Orphans as Hanson
1998Little Voice as Bunnie Morris
1998Les Misérables as General
1996The Crow Road as Lachlan Watt
1996When Saturday Comes as Factory Boss
1995Braveheart as Bride's Father
1994Squanto: A Warrior's Tale as Harding
1992Blame It on the Bellboy as Alfio
1992Patriot Games as Dennis Cooley
1991Robin Hood as Harry
1991Under Suspicion as Prosecuting Lawyer
1990White Hunter Black Heart as Zibelinsky
1989Scandal as Detective Inspector
1986Comrades as Lanternist, Sergeant Bell, Diorama Showman, Laughing Cavalier, Wollaston, Ranger, Tramp, Sea Captain, McCallum, Silhouettist, and Mad Photographer
1984Comfort and Joy as Trevor
1983Taggart as DCI Matt Burke
1983Local Hero as Watt
1980Gregory's Girl as Alec


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