Ram John Holder

Ram John Holder

  • Born on
    • January 1st, 1934
Guyanese actor and musician, Ram John Holder started his professional life as a folk singer in New York in the early '60s before moving to the UK to work as a musician and later an actor for Pearl Connor's Negro Theatre Workshop. His big break was as the effeminate dancer Marcus in the 1969 film Two Gentlemen Sharing and he's worked in film and TV ever since, most notably as the loveable Porkpie in Channel 4 sitcom Desmond's (1989-1994) and the shortlived spin-off Porkpie


Acting (12 Credits)

2016City of Tiny Lights as Trinidad Pete
2012Unfinished Song as Charlie
2006Joy Division as Neville
2004The Calcium Kid as Jamaican Barber
2001Lucky Break as Old Billy Morris
1999Virtual Sexuality as Declan
1986Half Moon Street as Lindsay Walker
1985My Beautiful Laundrette as Poet
1982Britannia Hospital as Radical
1979Cuba as Fat Sergeant
1970Leo the Last as Black Preacher

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