Christopher Fairbank

Christopher Fairbank

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    • October 4th, 1953
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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Acting (35 Credits)

2021All My Friends Hate Me
2019Iron Mask as Grey
2018London Fields as Darts Player
2017Papillon as Jean Castili
2016Lady Macbeth as Boris Lester
2015Dragonheart 3: The Sorcerer's Curse as Potter
2015Dickensian as Silas Wegg
2014Guardians of the Galaxy as The Broker
2014Hercules as Gryza
2013Jack the Giant Slayer as Uncle
2011Little Deaths as X
2011Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides as Ezekiel
2010Lennon Naked as Freddie Lennon
2009Goal! III as Foghorn
2008Tess of the D'Urbervilles as Groby
2008Tess of the D'Urbervilles (2008) as Groby
2006Cargo as Ralph
2005Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit as Additional Voice (voice)
2005Valiant as Additional Voice (voice)
2002Black Plague as StewardWatch Free
2002Below as Pappy
2001The Bunker as Sgt. Heydrich
2000 In the Beginning as Idol Worshipper
1999The Scarlet Pimpernel
1997The Fifth Element as Mactilburgh
1992Alien³ as Thomas Murphy
1990White Hunter Black Heart as Tom Harrison
1990Hamlet as Player Queen
1989Batman as Nic
1985Plenty as Spencer
1985Murder with Mirrors as Sergeant Lake
1983Auf Wiedersehen, Pet as Albert Moxey
1982Brimstone & Treacle as Drunk
1980The Awakening as Porter
1979Agatha as Luland


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