David Bradley is an English character actor. He has recently become known for playing the caretaker of Hogwarts, Argus Filch, in the Harry Potter series of films.
Bradley was born in York, England. He became an actor in 1971, first appearing on television that year in the successful comedy Nearest and Dearest playing a police officer. He was awarded a Olivier Award in 1991 for his supporting actor role in King Lear at the Royal National Theatre.
Bradley appeared in Nicholas Nickleby (2002) and had a small role in the 2007 comedy film Hot Fuzz as a farmer who illegally hoarded weapons, including a sea mine which later proves important to the story.
|Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets||Argus Filch||2002|
|Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire||Argus Filch||2005|
|Sweeney Todd||Sweeney's Father||2006|
|Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix||Argus Filch||2007|
|The Colour of Magic||Cohen the Barbarian||2009|
|Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince||Argus Filch||2009|
|Harry Brown||Leonard Attwell||2009|
|Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2||Argus Filch||2011|
|The World's End||Basil||2013|
|An Adventure in Space and Time||William Hartnell||2013|