Mark Gatiss



Place of birth:

Sedgefield, Durham, England, UK:


Mark Gatiss - Born 17 October 1966, is an English actor, comedian, screenwriter and novelist. He is known as a member of the comedy team The League of Gentlemen alongside Reece Shearsmith, Steve Pemberton and co-writer Jeremy Dyson, and has both written for and acted in the TV series Doctor Who and Sherlock, the latter of which he also co-created. 

Film Credits

The Favourite (2018)
as John Churchill, Lord Marlborough
National Theatre Live: The Madness of George III (2018)
as George III
The League of Gentlemen - Live Again! (2018)
as Various Characters
Mark Gatiss on John Minton: The Lost Man of British Art (2018)
as Himself - Presenter
Christopher Robin (2018)
as Giles Winslow
The Mercy (2018)
as Ronald Hall
Mark Gatiss: A Study in Sherlock (2018)
as Himself
Doctor Who: Twice Upon a Time (2017)
as The Captain
Mars: a Traveller's Guide (2017)
as Narrator
Against the Law (2017)
as Doctor Landers
Sherlock: The Final Problem (2017)
as Mycroft Holmes
Denial (2016)
as Professor Robert Jan van der Pelt
Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie (2016)
as Joel
Our Kind of Traitor (2016)
as Billy Matlock
Dad's Army (2016)
as Colonel Theakes
Sherlock: The Abominable Bride (2016)
as Mycroft Holmes
Victor Frankenstein (2015)
as Dettweiler
Premium Bond (2015)
as Himself
The Vote (2015)
Coalition (2015)
as Peter Mandelson
National Theatre Live: Coriolanus (2014)
as Menenius Agrippa
Unlocking Sherlock (2014)
as Himself / Mark Gatiss
MR James: Ghost Writer (2013)
as Presenter
Horror Europa with Mark Gatiss (2012)
as Himself - Host
Cleaning Up (2011)
as Mr Jackson
The First Men in the Moon (2010)
as Cavor
Worried About the Boy (2010)
as Malcolm McLaren
Spanish Flu: The Forgotten Fallen (2009)
as Ernest Dunks
New Town (2009)
as Duff Purves
Crooked House (2008)
as The Curator
Consenting Adults (2007)
as PC Butcher
The Worst Journey in the World (2007)
as Apsley Cherry-Garrard
Don't (2007)
The Wind in the Willows (2006)
as Rat
The League of Gentlemen Are Behind You (2006)
as Hilary Briss / Mickey Michaels / Val Denton / Les McQueen / Lance Longthorne / Alvin Steele / Phil Proctor / Mrs Beasley / Mick McNamara / Neds / Lotte Lipp / Brian Morgan / Dr Chinnery / Iris Krell / Bobbin
Fear of Fanny (2006)
as Johnnie Cradock
Starter for 10 (2006)
as Bamber Gascoigne
Slipp Jimmy fri (2006)
as Jakki (voice)
Return of the Goodies (2005)
as Himself
Match Point (2005)
as Ping-Pong Player
Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005)
as Miss Blight (voice)
The League of Gentlemen's Apocalypse (2005)
as Various Characters
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2005)
as Additional Vogon Voices (as League of Gentlemen)
The Quatermass Experiment (2005)
as John Paterson
Agatha Christie: A Life in Pictures (2004)
as Kenyon
Shaun of the Dead (2004)
as Radio Presenter With 'Spaceship' Theory / Wildlife voiceover (voice) (uncredited)
Sex Lives of the Potato Men (2004)
as Jeremy
Skip to the End (2004)
Bright Young Things (2003)
Surrealissimo: The Trial of Salvador Dali (2002)
as Louis Aragon
The Cicerones (2002)
as John Trant
Birthday Girl (2001)
as Porter
The League of Gentlemen: Live at Drury Lane (2001)
as various
The League of Gentlemen Christmas Special (2000)
as Various Characters
PROBE: Unnatural Selection (1996)
as Mr. Emerson
Bidding Adieu: A Video Diary (1996)
as Interviewer
Stranger Than Fiction 2 (1995)
PROBE: The Zero Imperative (1994)
as Dr. William Bruffin
The Father ()