Nigel Planer

Nigel Planer

  • Born on
    • February 22nd, 1953
Nigel George Planer is an English actor, comedian, novelist and playwright who played Neil in the BBC comedy The Young Ones and Ralph Filthy in Filthy Rich & Catflap. He has appeared in many West End musicals, including original casts of Evita, Chicago, We Will Rock You, Wicked, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. He has also appeared in Hairspray. He won a BRIT award in 1984 and has been nominated for Olivier, TMA, WhatsOnStage and BAFTA awards.

Starring Nigel Planer on Plex


Acting (18 Credits)

2015Burn Burn Burn as Henry
2013The List as Ted RoveWatch Free
2013I Give It a Year as BrianWatch Free
2008The Colour of Magic as Arch Astronomer
2007Flood as Keith Hopkins
2006Terry Pratchett's Hogfather as Mr. Sideney
2006Hogfather as Mr. Sideney
2003Bright Young Things
1998The Land Girls as Gerald
1996Mr. Toad's Wild Ride as Car Salesman
1995Clockwork Mice as ParkeyWatch Free
1992Carry on Columbus as The Wazir
1987Filthy Rich & Catflap as Ralph Filthy
1987Eat the Rich as DHSS Manager
1985The Supergrass as Gunter
1985Brazil as Charlie--Dept. of Works
1983Yellowbeard as Mansell
1982The Young Ones as Neil


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