Lee Ingleby

Born Jan 28, 1976

Lee Ingleby is a British film, television and stage actor. He is perhaps best known for his roles as Detective Sergeant John Bacchus in the BBC drama Inspector George Gently and as Stan Shunpike in Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. He has also appeared as Sean O'Neill in Jimmy McGovern's The Street, and a recurring role in the second series of Early Doors as Mel's boyfriend, Dean.… Read More

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1976 Birth Born on January 28, 1976.


2000 24 Years Old Ingleby's first major role was as the young lead in the 2000 BBC miniseries Nature Boy alongside Paul McGann.
2001 25 Years Old 1 More Event
He played Smike in a 2001 television film version of The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby.
2002 26 Years Old In the 2002 theatrical release Borstal Boy, based very loosely on the life of Irish poet-activist Brendan Behan, Ingleby played a bully in an English boarding school for juvenile offenders. … Read More
2003 27 Years Old He has had supporting roles in films such as Gustave in Ever After alongside Drew Barrymore and as Hollom in the 2003 Peter Weir film Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World.
2004 28 Years Old In 2004, Ingleby had a small role in the Orlando Bloom vehicle Haven, which premiered at the Toronto Film Festival but was not commercially released until 2006 following heavy re-editing. … Read More


2006 30 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2006 Ingleby appeared in Jimmy McGovern BBC TV series The Street, where he played abusive husband Sean O'Neill alongside Christine Bottomley.
2007 31 Years Old In 2007 Ingleby was cast as DS John Bacchus in the BBC police drama Inspector George Gently, later promoted to Inspector, Season 6, in 2014.
2008 32 Years Old Ingleby headed the cast of the 2008 three-part television crime drama Place of Execution as DI George Bennett as he was in the 1960s determined to close the case of a missing girl. … Read More
2009 33 Years Old He performed in the play Our Class by Tadeusz Slobodzianek at the Cottesloe Theatre from September 2009 to January 2010 as Zygmunt.
2011 35 Years Old In 2011, Ingleby appeared in the television series Being Human as Edgar Wyndham, a menacing vampire elder, and also in Luther as serial killer Cameron Pell.
2013 37 Years Old In 2013, Ingleby took on the voice role of Phillip De Nicholay, the Sheriff of Nottingham, in a new audio production of the Robin Hood legend, produced by Spiteful Puppet. … Read More
2015 39 Years Old In 2015 Ingleby played Bob in the new computer-generated series of Bob the Builder. … Read More


2016 40 Years Old 1 More Event
…  More recently, in 2016, Ingleby played the role of Paul Hughes, the father of an autistic child, Joe, in a BBC drama, The A Word. … Read More
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