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Karl Johnson (II)


Karl Johnson was born on March 1, 1948 in Wales. He is an actor, known for Hot Fuzz (2007), Lark Rise to Candleford (2008) and Wittgenstein (1993). See full bio »

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Known For

Hot Fuzz
Hot Fuzz PC Bob Walker
(2007)
Lark Rise to Candleford
Lark Rise to Candleford Twister Turrill
(2008-2011)
Wittgenstein
Wittgenstein Ludwig Wittgenstein
(1993)
The Illusionist
The Illusionist Doctor / Old Man
(2006)

Filmography

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 2018 King Lear (TV Movie) (post-production)
Fool
 2017 The Death of Stalin
Dr. Lukomsky
 2017 Born to Kill (TV Mini-Series)
Mr. Williams
- Episode #1.4 (2017) ... Mr. Williams
- Episode #1.3 (2017) ... Mr. Williams
- Episode #1.2 (2017) ... Mr. Williams
- Episode #1.1 (2017) ... Mr. Williams
 2016 Winter Thaw
Stepanovich
 2016 Lovesick (TV Series)
Richard
- Jonesy? (2016) ... Richard
 2016/II Kaleidoscope
John
 2016 Domestic Policy (Short)
 2016 Mum (TV Series)
Reg
- December (2016) ... Reg
- August (2016) ... Reg
- May (2016) ... Reg
- January (2016) ... Reg
 2016/IV Mother (Short)
Old Man in Café
 2016/I The Carer
Joseph
 2015 Dickensian (TV Series)
Grandfather
- Episode #1.3 (2015) ... Grandfather
- Episode #1.2 (2015) ... Grandfather
- Episode #1.1 (2015) ... Grandfather
 2015 Hamlet
Ghost of Hamlet's Father / Gravedigger
 2014 Plebs (TV Series)
Judge
- The Phallus (2014) ... Judge
 2014 Mr. Turner
Mr Booth
 2014 Under Milk Wood (TV Movie)
Drowned / Voice
 2013/I Epitaph (Short)
Claude
 2013 Mr Invisible (Short)
The Handler
 2013 Atlantis (TV Series)
Itheus
- A Girl by Any Other Name (2013) ... Itheus
 2013 The Sea
Blunden
 2013 It's Kevin (TV Series)
Various
- Episode #1.2 (2013) ... Various
 2013 Call the Midwife (TV Series)
Mr. Masterson
- Episode #2.6 (2013) ... Mr. Masterson
 2012 Good Vibrations
George
 2011 The Deep Blue Sea
Mr. Miller
 2011/I The Pier
Larry McCarthy
 2011 Frankenstein
de Lacey
 2008-2011 Lark Rise to Candleford (TV Series)
Twister Turrill
- Episode #4.6 (2011) ... Twister Turrill
- Episode #4.5 (2011) ... Twister Turrill
- Episode #4.4 (2011) ... Twister Turrill
- Episode #4.3 (2011) ... Twister Turrill
- Episode #4.2 (2011) ... Twister Turrill
 2010 Merlin (TV Series)
Taliesin
- The Crystal Cave (2010) ... Taliesin
 2010 Third Star
Ticket Seller
 2009 Small Island (TV Movie)
Arthur Bligh
 2009/II Underground (Short)
Painter
 2008 I Know You Know
Ernie
 2008 Is Anybody There?
Arthur (uncredited)
 2008 The Edge of Love
Dai Fred (uncredited)
 2008 10 Days to War (TV Series)
Robin Cook
- Failure Is Not an Option (2008) ... Robin Cook
 2007 Ladies and Gentlemen (TV Movie)
Uncle Philip
 2007 Dog Altogether (Short)
Jack
 2007 Hot Fuzz
PC Bob Walker
 2007 The Trial of Tony Blair (TV Movie)
Father Lunt
 2007 Four Last Songs
Erico
 2006 Ancient Rome: The Rise and Fall of an Empire (TV Mini-Series)
Marcellus
- Caesar (2006) ... Marcellus
 2006 Copying Beethoven
Stefan Holtz
 2006 New Tricks (TV Series)
Gary Kendall
- Congratulations (2006) ... Gary Kendall
 2006 Nostradamus (TV Movie)
 2006 The Chatterley Affair (TV Movie)
Mr. Justice Byrne
 2006 The Illusionist
Doctor / Old Man
 2006 Elizabeth David: A Life in Recipes (TV Movie)
Norman Douglas
 2005 Rome (TV Series)
Porcius Cato
- Utica (2005) ... Porcius Cato
- Pharsalus (2005) ... Porcius Cato
- The Ram Has Touched the Wall (2005) ... Porcius Cato
- Stealing from Saturn (2005) ... Porcius Cato
- An Owl in a Thornbush (2005) ... Porcius Cato
 2005/I Heidi
Old Man
 2005 Midsomer Murders (TV Series)
Derek Lockwood
- Sauce for the Goose (2005) ... Derek Lockwood
 2005/I Frozen
Coastguard Bill
 1989-2004 The Bill (TV Series)
Jon Jennings / Len Rogers / Geoff Hallwood / ...
- 234 (2004) ... Jon Jennings
- 012 (2002) ... Len Rogers
- Out of the Past (1996) ... Geoff Hallwood
- The Return of the Prodigal Son (1989) ... D.I. Osborne
 2004 When I'm Sixty-Four (TV Movie)
Billy
 2004 England Expects (TV Movie)
Gilbert
 2004 Dalziel and Pascoe (TV Series)
Stevie Earle
- Soft Touch (2004) ... Stevie Earle
 2003 77 Beds (Short)
Spiritual Father
 2003 The Mayor of Casterbridge (TV Movie)
Fall
 2003 Born and Bred (TV Series)
Alec Rossendale
- Lost Souls (2003) ... Alec Rossendale
 2002/I Pure
Grandad
 2002 Tomorrow La Scala!
Sydney
 2000-2001 Without Motive (TV Series)
Robert Jackson / Mr. Jackson
- At the Edge (2001) ... Robert Jackson
- Judgement Day (2001) ... Robert Jackson
- A Rattled Man (2000) ... Mr. Jackson
- Memories of Laura (2000) ... Robert Jackson
 1999 David Copperfield (TV Mini-Series)
Tungay
- Episode #1.2 (1999) ... Tungay
- Episode #1.1 (1999) ... Tungay
 1998 Vanity Fair (TV Mini-Series)
Major Loder
- Episode #1.6 (1998) ... Major Loder
 1997 The Temptation of Franz Schubert (TV Movie)
Doctor
 1996 Catherine the Great (TV Movie)
Sheshkovsky
 1996 Soup (Short)
Wittgenstein
 1995 An Independent Man (TV Series)
Bill Rutherford
- And So to Bed (1995) ... Bill Rutherford
- Market Forces (1995) ... Bill Rutherford
- The Italian Connection (1995) ... Bill Rutherford
- No Man Is an Island (1995) ... Bill Rutherford
- Horse Power Politics (1995) ... Bill Rutherford
 1994 The Lifeboat (TV Series)
Hughie Jones
- UN1407 (1994) ... Hughie Jones
- Three Men in a Boat (1994) ... Hughie Jones
- Homecomings (1994) ... Hughie Jones
- The Pirates of Penrhys (1994) ... Hughie Jones
- Breaking Point (1994) ... Hughie Jones
 1993 Wales Playhouse (TV Series)
Gareth Gwynne
- Broken Glass (1993) ... Gareth Gwynne
 1993 Agatha Christie's Poirot (TV Series)
Saunders
 1993 Wittgenstein
Ludwig Wittgenstein
 1991 Let Him Have It
Parris
 1991 Close My Eyes
Colin
 1989 Boon (TV Series)
Joe
- All in a Day's Pork (1989) ... Joe
 1989 Rules of Engagement (TV Mini-Series)
Dave Gillespie
- Episode #1.6 (1989) ... Dave Gillespie
- Episode #1.5 (1989) ... Dave Gillespie
- Episode #1.4 (1989) ... Dave Gillespie
- Episode #1.3 (1989) ... Dave Gillespie
- Episode #1.2 (1989) ... Dave Gillespie
 1989 A Tale of Two Cities (TV Mini-Series)
Barsad
- Episode #1.2 (1989) ... Barsad
- Episode #1.1 (1989) ... Barsad
 1989 The Play on One (TV Series)
Charles
- The Shawl (1989) ... Charles
 1989 Bergerac (TV Series)
Henry Morant
- The Other Woman (1989) ... Henry Morant
 1988 Screenplay (TV Series)
PC Hughes
- The Black and Blue Lamp (1988) ... PC Hughes
 1987 Bulman (TV Series)
DS 'Ace' Lawson
- White Lies (1987) ... DS 'Ace' Lawson
 1987 A Prayer for the Dying
Fitzgerald
 1987 Prick Up Your Ears
Douglas Orton
 1984 The World Walk (TV Movie)
Anton Vlaer
 1983 The Home Front (TV Series)
Vernon Hemingway
- A Gifted Adult (1983) ... Vernon Hemingway
 1982 The Magic Shop (Short)
 1981 Masterpiece Theatre: Sons and Lovers (TV Mini-Series)
Paul Morel
- Episode #1.7 (1981) ... Paul Morel
- Episode #1.6 (1981) ... Paul Morel
- Episode #1.5 (1981) ... Paul Morel
- Episode #1.4 (1981) ... Paul Morel
- Episode #1.3 (1981) ... Paul Morel
 1979 Shoestring (TV Series)
Dennis Philips
- Nine Tenths of the Law (1979) ... Dennis Philips
 1978-1979 Angels (TV Series)
Simon Mellan / Busker
- Episode #5.13 (1979) ... Simon Mellan
- First Impressions (1978) ... Busker
 1979 The Tempest
Ariel, an airy spirit
 1979 The Other Side (TV Series)
Colin
- Only Connect (1979) ... Colin
 1978 Champions (TV Movie)
 1978 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Geoff
- Cold Harbour (1978) ... Geoff
 1978 Jubilee
Sphinx
 1977 Rock Follies of '77 (TV Series)
Charlie Chime
- The Real Life (1977) ... Charlie Chime
- The Hype (1977) ... Charlie Chime
- The Band Who Wouldn't Die (1977) ... Charlie Chime
 1975 BBC Play of the Month (TV Series)
Wilf Seaford
- Chips with Everything (1975) ... Wilf Seaford
 1973-1974 Rainbow (TV Series)
Karl
- Shapes: Making Things (1974) ... Karl
- Shapes: The Countryside (1974) ... Karl
- Shapes: Home (1974) ... Karl
- Shapes: The Street (1974) ... Karl
- Shapes: General (1974) ... Karl
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He acted in Edward Bond's play, "The Sea," in a Royal National Theatre production at the Lyttelton Theatre in London, England with Judi Dench, Ken Stott, Samuel West, Alan MacNaughtan, Celia Imrie, David Thewlis, David Foxxe, Sarah Woodward, and Ellie Haddington in the cast. Sam Mendes was director. See more »

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Star Sign:

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