Alex Norton

Birthday:

01/27/1950

Place of birth:

Glasgow, Scotland, UK:

Biography:

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.


Film Credits

Two Doors Down (2013)
as Eric
Sir Billi (2013)
as Butler / Baron McToff (voice)
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)
as Captain Bellamy
Beautiful Creatures (2000)
as Det Insp Hepburn
Complicity (2000)
as Kenny Garnet
Little Voice (1998)
as Bunnie Morris
Orphans (1998)
as Hanson
Les Misérables (1998)
as General
Deacon Brodie (1997)
as Alisdair Gilzean
When Saturday Comes (1996)
as Factory Boss
Braveheart (1995)
as Bride's Father
Squanto: A Warrior's Tale (1994)
as Harding
White Goods (1994)
as Paul Ryan
Down Among the Big Boys (1993)
as Dan Gibbons
Patriot Games (1992)
as Dennis Cooley
Blame It on the Bellboy (1992)
as Alfio
An Ungentlemanly Act (1992)
as Chief of Police Ronnie Lamb
Under Suspicion (1991)
as Prosecuting Lawyer
Robin Hood (1991)
as Harry
Chernobyl: The Final Warning (1991)
as Dr. Andreyev
White Hunter, Black Heart (1990)
as Zibelinsky
Bearskin: An Urban Fairytale (1989)
as Harold
Scandal (1989)
as Detective Inspector
Leaving (1989)
as
Comrades (1987)
as Lanternist, Sergeant Bell, Diorama Showman, Laughing Cavalier, Wollaston, Ranger, Tramp, Sea Captain, McCallum, Silhouettist, and Mad Photographer
Hidden City (1987)
as Hillcombe
Every Picture Tells a Story (1984)
as William Scott
Comfort and Joy (1984)
as Trevor
Local Hero (1983)
as Watt
Gregory's Girl (1981)
as Alec
A Sense of Freedom (1979)
as Malkie
Just Another Saturday (1975)
as
The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil (1974)
as Various
The Hunch (1967)
as