David Westhead

Actor, Producer, Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

Actor, Producer, Second Unit Director or Assistant Director


David Westhead studied drama at Bristol University before going on to RADA,from where he graduated in 1987. He was offered understudy roles with the Royal Shakespeare Company but turned them down as he was convinced he had a job with Edinburgh's Traverse Theatre. In the event this fell through and he joined the grandly named Actors' Touring ...

Known For


Mrs. Brown
Mrs. Brown
Bertie, Prince of Wales (1997)
Wilde
Wilde
Edward Carson (1997)
The Iron Lady
The Iron Lady
Labour Shadow Minister (2011)
The White Room
The White Room
Producer (2015)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorDust to Dust
(Short) (post-production) Peter Woods
2021
ActorIf It's Not Too Late
(Short) Jimmy
2020
ActorW1A
(TV Series) Neil Reid - Episode #4.1 (2020) ... Neil Reid - Episode #3.6 (2017) ... Neil Reid - Episode #3.5 (2017) ... Neil Reid - Episode #3.4 (2017) ... Neil Reid - Episode #3.3 (2017) ... Neil Reid Show all 14 episodes
2014-2020
ActorBodyguard
(TV Series) Prime Minister - Episode #1.4 (2018) ... Prime Minister - Episode #1.3 (2018) ... Prime Minister - Episode #1.2 (2018) ... Prime Minister
2018
ActorThe Fox and the Rabbit
(Short) Francis' father
2017
ActorLoaded
(TV Series) Lawyer - Lawsuit (2017) ... Lawyer
2017
ActorLovesick
(TV Series) Alexander - Isabel (2016) ... Alexander
2016
ActorReg
(TV Movie) Blair Minder
2016
ActorJericho
(TV Series) Jonas Sorsby - Episode #1.4 (2016) ... Jonas Sorsby
2016
ActorThe Coroner
(TV Series) Grantham Naseby - Capsized (2015) ... Grantham Naseby
2015
ActorCommon
(TV Movie) Barnes-Williams
2014
ActorEndeavour
(TV Series) Val Todd - Trove (2014) ... Val Todd
2014
ActorDun Punkin: Ep.1 - 'Boys Will Be Boys'
(Short) The Cook
2013
ActorSilent Witness
(TV Series) DI Bob Cherry - The Legacy: Part 2 (2013) ... DI Bob Cherry - The Legacy: Part 1 (2013) ... DI Bob Cherry
2013
ActorDCI Banks
(TV Series) Gareth Lambert - Strange Affair: Part 2 (2012) ... Gareth Lambert - Strange Affair: Part 1 (2012) ... Gareth Lambert
2012
ActorLos Jack Machine
(Short) (voice)
2012
ActorNancy, Sid & Sergio
(Short) DI Palmer
2011
ActorThe North London Book of the Dead
(Short) Boss
2011
ActorFast Freddie, the Widow and Me
(TV Movie) Charlie Archer
2011
ActorThe Iron Lady
Labour Shadow Minister
2011
ActorInspector Lewis
(TV Series) Leon Suskin - The Gift of Promise (2011) ... Leon Suskin
2011
ActorThe Runaway
(TV Mini-Series) Ron Carver - Episode #1.2 (2011) ... Ron Carver (uncredited) - Episode #1.1 (2011) ... Ron Carver
2011
ActorThe Silence
(TV Mini-Series) Frank - Episode #1.4 (2010) ... Frank - Episode #1.3 (2010) ... Frank - Episode #1.2 (2010) ... Frank - Episode #1.1 (2010) ... Frank
2010
ActorMurderland
(TV Mini-Series) Tony Philips - Carol's Story (2009) ... Tony Philips (uncredited) - Hain's Story (2009) ... Tony Philips (uncredited) - Carrie's Story (2009) ... Tony Philips (uncredited)
2009
ActorNew Tricks
(TV Series) Mike Barnes - Death of a Timeshare Salesman (2009) ... Mike Barnes
2009
ActorMoving Wallpaper
(TV Series) Gareth - Episode #2.6 (2009) ... Gareth
2009
ActorSuicide Man
(Short) Frank Richards
2009
ActorCriminal Justice
(TV Series) Barry Coulter - Episode #1.5 (2008) ... Barry Coulter - Episode #1.4 (2008) ... Barry Coulter - Episode #1.3 (2008) ... Barry Coulter - Episode #1.2 (2008) ... Barry Coulter - Episode #1.1 (2008) ... Barry Coulter
2008
ActorThe Time of Your Life
(TV Mini-Series) Dave - Episode #1.6 (2007) ... Dave - Episode #1.5 (2007) ... Dave - Episode #1.4 (2007) ... Dave - Episode #1.3 (2007) ... Dave - Episode #1.2 (2007) ... Dave Show all 6 episodes
2007
ActorDoctor Who
(TV Series) Kempe - The Shakespeare Code (2007) ... Kempe
2007
ActorWild at Heart
(TV Series) Bennett - Episode #2.3 (2007) ... Bennett
2007
ActorLife Begins
(TV Series) Brian / Brian Middleton - Episode #3.6 (2006) ... Brian - Episode #3.5 (2006) ... Brian - Episode #3.4 (2006) ... Brian - Episode #3.3 (2006) ... Brian - Episode #3.2 (2006) ... Brian Show all 10 episodes
2004-2006
ActorWallis & Edward
(TV Movie) Ernest Simpson
2005
ActorPoirot
(TV Series) Supt. Jim Wheeler - Cards on the Table (2005) ... Supt. Jim Wheeler
2005
ActorGideon's Daughter
(TV Movie) Bill
2005
ActorMidsomer Murders
(TV Series) Gerry Moore - The House in the Woods (2005) ... Gerry Moore
2005
ActorRose and Maloney
(TV Series) Wallace Canford - Alan Richmond (2005) ... Wallace Canford - Annie Johnson (2005) ... Wallace Canford - Carl Callaghan (2005) ... Wallace Canford
2005
ActorBorn and Bred
(TV Series) Silas Craddock - Someone to Watch Over Me (2005) ... Silas Craddock
2005
ActorBeneath the Skin
(TV Movie) Dominic Hintlesham
2005
ActorFoyle's War
(TV Series) Mark Talbot - A War of Nerves (2004) ... Mark Talbot
2004
ActorDisappeared
(TV Movie) Peter Vine
2004
ActorBeyond the Sea
Dr. Fields (uncredited)
2004
ActorStage Beauty
Harry
2004
ActorFamily Business
(TV Series) Tom Williams - Episode #1.2 (2004) ... Tom Williams
2004
ActorBlue Dove
(TV Mini-Series) Malcolm Sharp
2003
ActorThe Key
(TV Series) Neath - Episode #1.3 (2003) ... Neath - Episode #1.2 (2003) ... Neath - Episode #1.1 (2003) ... Neath
2003
ActorServants
(TV Mini-Series) Mr. Prothero - Episode #1.2 (2003) ... Mr. Prothero
2003
ActorWilliam and Mary
(TV Series) Alistair Harper - Episode #1.2 (2003) ... Alistair Harper
2003
ActorThe Lost Prince
(TV Movie) Fred
2003
ActorSafe House
(TV Movie) Father
2002
ActorAlways and Everyone
(TV Series) Phillip Mallett - Against the State (2002) ... Phillip Mallett
2002
ActorThe Wonderful World of Disney
(TV Series) Van Den Meer - Aschenputtels Geheimnis (2002) ... Van Den Meer
2002
ActorMcCready and Daughter
(TV Series) DCI Alan Kendall - No Bed of Roses (2001) ... DCI Alan Kendall - Obsessions (2001) ... DCI Alan Kendall - Pasta La Vista (2001) ... DCI Alan Kendall - The Dating Game (2001) ... DCI Alan Kendall - Hobgoblin (2001) ... DCI Alan Kendall
2001
ActorQueen's Messenger
Sir Desmond Grey
2001
ActorDonovan Quick
(TV Movie) George Mackie
2000
ActorMy Fragile Heart
(TV Movie) DCI Peter Murray
2000
ActorDalziel and Pascoe
(TV Series) Peter Deller - Above the Law (2000) ... Peter Deller
2000
ActorMcCready and Daughter
(TV Movie) DCI Alan Kendall
2000
ActorWhere the Heart Is
(TV Series) Mike - No Regrets (2000) ... Mike
2000
ActorGrafters
(TV Series) Nick Costello - Episode #2.8 (1999) ... Nick Costello - Episode #2.7 (1999) ... Nick Costello - Episode #2.3 (1999) ... Nick Costello - Episode #2.2 (1999) ... Nick Costello - Episode #2.1 (1999) ... Nick Costello
1999
ActorBetween Dreams
(Short)
1999
ActorThe Lakes
(TV Series) Arthur Thwaite - Episode #2.1 (1999) ... Arthur Thwaite - Episode #1.4 (1997) ... Arthur Thwaite - Episode #1.3 (1997) ... Arthur Thwaite - Episode #1.2 (1997) ... Arthur Thwaite - Episode #1.1 (1997) ... Arthur Thwaite
1997-1999
ActorThe Unknown Soldier
(TV Series) Jeff Quinn - Episode #1.3 (1998) ... Jeff Quinn - Episode #1.2 (1998) ... Jeff Quinn - Episode #1.1 (1998) ... Jeff Quinn
1998
ActorDaylight Robbery
(Short) Alf
1997
ActorWilde
Edward Carson
1997
ActorMrs. Brown
Bertie, Prince of Wales
1997
ActorTurning World
(TV Series) Danny Miller - Episode #1.3 (1997) ... Danny Miller
1997
ActorBramwell
(TV Series) Paul Mills - Episode #2.1 (1996) ... Paul Mills
1996
ActorWitness Against Hitler
(TV Movie) SS Officer Lange
1996
ActorThe Bill
(TV Series) Sgt. Mick Simpson - Confession (1996) ... Sgt. Mick Simpson
1996
ActorN7
(TV Movie) James
1995
ActorWycliffe
(TV Series) Freddie Tremaine - The Pea Green Boat (1994) ... Freddie Tremaine
1994
ActorStanley and the Women
(TV Mini-Series) Stillsman
1991
ActorBlackeyes
(TV Mini-Series) Mark Wilsher - Episode #1.4 (1989) ... Mark Wilsher - Episode #1.3 (1989) ... Mark Wilsher - Episode #1.2 (1989) ... Mark Wilsher
1989
ActorJenny's War
(TV Mini-Series) Navigator (uncredited)
1985
RoleTitleYear
ProducerMandela's Children
(Documentary) (executive producer) (post-production)
ProducerDust to Dust
(Short) (producer) (post-production)
2021
ProducerThe White Room
(executive producer)
2015
ProducerYou Are Me
(Short) (executive producer)
2013
ProducerNancy, Sid & Sergio
(Short) (executive producer)
2011
ProducerThe Golden Boy
(Short) (executive producer)
2010
ProducerSuicide Man
(Short) (producer)
2009
ProducerAyanda Benedict Oniwe: The Real McCoy
(TV Movie documentary) (producer)
2008
RoleTitleYear
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorYou Are Me
(Short) (first assistant director)
2013
RoleTitleYear
ThanksFlySpy
(Short) (very special thanks)
2016
ThanksThe Battle of the Sexes
(Documentary) (special thanks)
2013
ThanksFrom the Ashes
(Documentary) (special thanks)
2011/I
RoleTitleYear
SelfAyanda Benedict Oniwe: The Real McCoy
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2008
SelfWindmills on the Clyde: Making 'Donovan Quick'
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2000
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageDoctor Who Greatest Moments
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Kempe - The Doctor (2009) ... Kempe
2009