Justin Edwards

Actor, Writer

Actor, Writer


Best known as the hapless MP Ben Swain in "The Thick Of It", Justin has also appeared in "Father Brown", "Are You Being Served", "The Suspicions of Mr Whicher", "Veep", "The Old Guys", "The Trip", and "Skins". His film work includes "Love and Friendship", "The Death Of Stalin", "Paddington" and "Thor". He is a regular voice on Radio Four as an ...
Height
6' 4" (1.93 m)

Known For


Love & Friendship
Love & Friendship
Charles Vernon (2016)
The Man Who Invented Christmas
The Man Who Invented Christmas
John Forster / Ghost of Christmas Present (2017)
The Thick of It
The Thick of It
Ben Swain (2007-2012)
The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret
The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret
Peter Dervish / Newsreader / TV Newscaster / Newscaster (2010-2016)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorChocolate Cake
(pre-production) Morris
ActorDeath in Paradise
(TV Series) Patrick Harborne - Episode #10.8 (2021) ... Patrick Harborne
2021
ActorThere She Goes
(TV Series) Barney - Marmalade Chunks (2020) ... Barney - Head Space (2020) ... Barney - Ben (2018) ... Barney - One Day in the Life of Rosie Yates (2018) ... Barney
2018-2020
ActorThe Salisbury Poisonings
(TV Series) James Otterson - Episode #1.3 (2020) ... James Otterson
2020
ActorThe Trip
(TV Series) Greg / Steve's UK Agent - Pelion to Athens (2020) ... Greg - The Inn at Whitewell (2010) ... Steve's UK Agent
2010-2020
ActorHome
(TV Series) Mr. Hobson - Episode #2.5 (2020) ... Mr. Hobson - Episode #2.3 (2020) ... Mr. Hobson
2020
ActorThe Trip to Greece
Greg
2020
Actor1917
Captain Ivins
2019
ActorYesterday
Leo (Russian Stranger)
2019/III
ActorAnthem
(Video Game) Additional Voices (voice)
2019
ActorStill Open All Hours
(TV Series) Mr. Teasdale - Episode #5.4 (2018) ... Mr. Teasdale
2018
ActorEndeavour
(TV Series) Station Master Paterson - Passenger (2018) ... Station Master Paterson
2018
ActorThe Man Who Invented Christmas
John Forster / Ghost of Christmas Present
2017
ActorZapped
(TV Series) Orc - Showtime (2017) ... Orc
2017
ActorPaddington 2
Dozy Policeman
2017
ActorThe Death of Stalin
Spartak Sokolov - Conductor 1
2017
ActorThe Big Bad Fox and Other Tales
Pork (English version, voice)
2017
ActorThe Trip to Spain
Greg
2017
ActorAre You Being Served?
(TV Movie) Mr. Rumbold
2016
ActorMurder in Successville
(TV Series) Jeremy Clarkson - Head, Shoulders, Knees & Toes (2016) ... Jeremy Clarkson
2016
ActorLove & Friendship
Charles Vernon
2016
ActorThe Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret
(TV Series) Peter Dervish / Newsreader / TV Newscaster / ... - The Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret Part 1 (2016) ... Peter Dervish - The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret (2016) ... Peter Dervish - Todd Margaret Part 2 (2016) ... Peter Dervish - Todd Margaret Part 1 (2016) ... Peter Dervish - Conclusion (2012) ... Newscaster Show all 9 episodes
2010-2016
ActorThe Pitch
(Short) Piers
2015/I
ActorProfessor Branestawm Returns
(TV Movie) Radio Announcer
2015
ActorEastEnders
(TV Series) Norman Grainger - Episode dated 15 December 2015 (2015) ... Norman Grainger
2015
ActorCradle to Grave
(TV Mini-Series) Headmaster - Episode #1.5 (2015) ... Headmaster - Episode #1.4 (2015) ... Headmaster
2015
ActorBill
Sir Francis Drake
2015/I
ActorIn and Out of the Kitchen
(TV Series) Anthony - The Lodger (2015) ... Anthony - Valentine's Day (2015) ... Anthony - The Diet (2015) ... Anthony
2015
ActorArcher
(TV Series) Bardsley - Achub y Morfilod (2015) ... Bardsley (voice)
2015
ActorI Remember You
(Short) Dennis
2014/III
ActorSpace Ark
(TV Movie) Reverand Jonathan
2014
ActorMan Down
(TV Series) Solicitor - Finding Nesta (2014) ... Solicitor
2014
ActorPuppy Love
(TV Series) Tim - Episode #1.5 (2014) ... Tim - Episode #1.4 (2014) ... Tim - Episode #1.3 (2014) ... Tim - Episode #1.2 (2014) ... Tim
2014
ActorPaddington
Desk Sergeant
2014
ActorThe Riot Club
Grumpy Man
2014
ActorGutpunch
(Short) Mike
2014
ActorHarry & Paul's Story of the 2s
(TV Movie) Orson Welles / Jeremy Clarkson / Boris Big Johnson / ...
2014
ActorVeep
(TV Series) Rob - Special Relationship (2014) ... Rob
2014
ActorComedy Playhouse
(TV Series) Brother Bernard - Monks (2014) ... Brother Bernard
2014
ActorW1A
(TV Series) Mark Stephenson - Episode #1.4 (2014) ... Mark Stephenson
2014
ActorFather Brown
(TV Series) PC Hywel Pugh - The Daughters of Jerusalem (2014) ... PC Hywel Pugh
2014
ActorThor: The Dark World
Police Officer #1
2013
ActorThe Suspicions of Mr Whicher
(TV Series) Reverend Marlow - The Suspicions of Mr Whicher: The Murder in Angel Lane (2013) ... Reverend Marlow
2013
ActorIt's Kevin
(TV Series) Various - Episode #1.6 (2013) ... Various - Episode #1.4 (2013) ... Various - Episode #1.2 (2013) ... Various - Episode #1.1 (2013) ... Various
2013
ActorBeing Eileen
(TV Series) Language Tape Voice Artist - Monopoly (2013) ... Language Tape Voice Artist (voice)
2013
ActorMr Blue Sky
(TV Series) Dr. Ray Marsh - On Your Wedding Day (2012) ... Dr. Ray Marsh - With Deepest Sympathy (2012) ... Dr. Ray Marsh - Sorry (2012) ... Dr. Ray Marsh - Good Luck! (2012) ... Dr. Ray Marsh
2012
ActorStraw Donkey
(Short) Mr. Bradbury
2012
ActorSpy
(TV Series) Double - Codename: Double Oh (2012) ... Double
2012
ActorMisfits
(TV Series) Roger - Episode #4.5 (2012) ... Roger
2012
ActorRuddy Hell! It's Harry and Paul
(TV Series) Various Characters - Episode #4.2 (2012) - Episode #4.1 (2012) - Episode #2.5 (2008) - Episode #2.4 (2008) ... Various Characters - Episode #2.3 (2008) Show all 6 episodes
2008-2012
ActorThe Thick of It
(TV Series) Ben Swain - Episode #4.4 (2012) ... Ben Swain - Episode #4.2 (2012) ... Ben Swain - Episode #3.6 (2009) ... Ben Swain - Spinners and Losers: Opposition Extra (2007) ... Ben Swain - Spinners and Losers (2007) ... Ben Swain Show all 6 episodes
2007-2012
ActorThe Hollow Crown
(TV Mini-Series) Fang - Henry IV, Part 2 (2012) ... Fang
2012
ActorPramface
(TV Series) James - Aaargh (2012) ... James
2012
ActorPixelface
(TV Series) Romford - HAL (2012) ... Romford (voice) - Rock Star (2012) ... Romford (voice) - The Dogs of War (2012) ... Romford (voice) - Mega Gino (2012) ... Romford (voice) - Come Fly with Me (2012) ... Romford (voice) Show all 26 episodes
2011-2012
ActorSkins
(TV Series) Eric / Heavy / Heavie - Mini and Franky (2012) ... Eric - Mini (2012) ... Eric - Thomas (2009) ... Heavy - Cook (2009) ... Heavie
2009-2012
ActorTrading Licks
(Short) Johnno
2011
ActorBlack Mirror
(TV Series) Jon - The National Anthem (2011) ... Jon
2011
ActorMount Pleasant
(TV Series) Radio DJ - Episode #1.5 (2011) ... Radio DJ
2011
ActorSorry, I've Got No Head
(TV Series) Various - Episode #3.13 (2011) - Episode #3.12 (2011) - Episode #3.11 (2011) - Episode #3.10 (2011) - Episode #3.9 (2011) Show all 29 episodes
2008-2011
ActorAlbatross
Policeman
2011
ActorSecret Diary of a Call Girl
(TV Series) Stewart - Episode #4.8 (2011) ... Stewart - Episode #3.6 (2010) ... Stewart
2010-2011
ActorThe Rob Brydon Show
(TV Series) Jeremy Lion - Episode #1.7 (2010) ... Jeremy Lion
2010
ActorThe Trip
Steve's UK Agent
2010/I
ActorThe Old Guys
(TV Series) Steve - Engagement (2010) ... Steve - Tom Moves Out (2010) ... Steve - The Croft (2009) ... Steve - Sally's Party (2009) ... Steve
2009-2010
ActorDead Happy
(Short) Office Boss
2010
ActorDoctors
(TV Series) Julian Meadows - Synergy (2010) ... Julian Meadows
2010
ActorPeacock Season
Bradley
2009
ActorComedy Showcase
(TV Series) Simpson-Jones - Guantanamo Phil (2009) ... Simpson-Jones
2009
ActorMay Contain Nuts
(TV Movie) William Mcdonald
2009
ActorReggie Perrin
(TV Series) Monty - Episode #1.4 (2009) ... Monty - Episode #1.3 (2009) ... Monty - Episode #1.1 (2009) ... Monty
2009
ActorStewart Lee's Comedy Vehicle
(TV Series) Various - Television (2009) ... Various
2009
ActorLittle Howard's Big Question
(TV Series) Unlucky Les - How Can I Be Lucky? (2009) ... Unlucky Les
2009
ActorThe Duchess
Macaroni
2008
ActorHeadcases
(TV Series) Pub landlord / Bailifts / Tony Blair's butler / ... - Episode #1.2 (2008) ... Pub landlord / Bailifts (voice) - Episode #1.1 (2008) ... Tony Blair's butler / Pete Doherty (voice)
2008
ActorLove Soup
(TV Series) Burgess - Dream Twister (2008) ... Burgess
2008
ActorAngelo's
(TV Series) Tony - Episode #1.6 (2007) ... Tony
2007
ActorVirgin Territory
Sensible Bandit
2007
ActorNot Going Out
(TV Series) Man in Gallery - Art (2007) ... Man in Gallery
2007
ActorWorld of Wrestling
(Short) Haystacks
2007
ActorGiles Wemmbley Hogg Goes Off.... to Glastonbury
(TV Movie)
2007
ActorMusic Hall Meltdown
(TV Movie) Jeremy Lion
2007
ActorShe's Not Dead
(Short) Park Keeper
2007
ActorComedy Cuts
(TV Series)
2007
ActorThis Is Genius: No Place Like Holmes
(TV Movie) Colin Benchley
2006
ActorRespectable
(TV Series) Michael - Episode #1.6 (2006) ... Michael - Episode #1.5 (2006) ... Michael - Episode #1.4 (2006) ... Michael - Episode #1.3 (2006) ... Michael - Episode #1.2 (2006) ... Michael Show all 6 episodes
2006
ActorTime Trumpet
(TV Series) Solicitor - Episode #1.6 (2006) ... Solicitor
2006
ActorThe Gil Mayo Mysteries
(TV Mini-Series) Ken Dainty - Requiem for a Dove (2006) ... Ken Dainty
2006
ActorAbsolute Power
(TV Series) Davis - Identity Crisis (2005) ... Davis
2005
ActorThe Robinsons
(TV Series) Parrot - Episode #1.3 (2005) ... Parrot
2005
ActorBlake's Junction 7
(Short) Gan
2005
ActorThe AA: Sales Talk
(Video short) Customer
2004
ActorBlack Books
(TV Series) Poker Customer - A Little Flutter (2004) ... Poker Customer
2004
ActorThe M Word
(Short) Man
2004
ActorTrauma
Doctor
2004/I
ActorPeep Show
(TV Series) Alan - Dream Job (2003) ... Alan
2003
ActorHardware
(TV Series) Dithery Man - Women (2003) ... Dithery Man
2003
ActorCaptain V
(TV Movie) Captain V
2002
ActorThe Orange Tree
(Short) Man
2002
ActorRespectable
(Short) Charles
2000
ActorGrange Hill
(TV Series) Year 11 Bully #1 - Episode #23.19 (2000) ... Year 11 Bully #1
2000
ActorThe Brixtonian
(Short) Justin
1999
RoleTitleYear
WriterPixelface
(TV Series) (written by - 6 episodes) - Rock Star (2012) ... (written by) - Come Fly with Me (2012) ... (written by) - Quit Bugging Me (2012) ... (written by) - Bling My Droid (2012) ... (written by) - The Game's Up (2011) ... (written by) Show all 6 episodes
2011-2012
WriterRespectable
(Short)
2000
RoleTitleYear
SelfThe Isolation Song Contest: The Results
(TV Special) Self - Contestant (as Tonno e Fagioli)
2020
SelfThe Isolation Song Contest
(TV Special) Self - Contestant (as Tonno e Fagioli)
2020
SelfBroadway.com #LiveatFive
(TV Series) Self - Justin Edwards (2019) ... Self
2019
SelfBehind the Scenes of Love & Friendship
(Video documentary short) Self / Charles Vernon
2016
SelfFast and Loose
(TV Series) Self - Performer - Episode #1.8 (2011) ... Self - Performer - Episode #1.7 (2011) ... Self - Performer - Episode #1.6 (2011) ... Self - Performer - Episode #1.5 (2011) ... Self - Performer - Episode #1.4 (2011) ... Self - Performer Show all 8 episodes
2011
SelfThe If.comedy Awards: A Comedy Cuts Special
(TV Special documentary) Self
2007
Self28 Acts in 28 Minutes
(TV Special) Self - The Consultants
2005
SelfThe World Stands Up
(TV Series) Self
2004
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageScreenwipe
(TV Series documentary) Ben Swain - Episode #5.1 (2008) ... Ben Swain (uncredited)
2008