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Peter Egan

Peter Joseph Egan (born 28 September 1946) is a British actor known for his TV roles, including Hogarth in Big Breadwinner Hog, the future King George IV of the United Kingdom in Prince Regent (1979); smooth neighbour Paul Ryman in the sitcom Ever Decreasing Circles (1984–89); and Hugh "Shrimpie" MacClare, Marquess of Flintshire, in Downton Abbey (2012–15). He is married to retired actress Myra Frances. Egan was born in Hampstead, London, the son of Doris (née Pick) and Michael Thomas Egan, who is of Irish descent.[1][2] He was educated at St. George's Roman Catholic Comprehensive School, Maida Vale. He also attended the London Oratory School and the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. (Wikipedia)

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Sep 28, 1946 In Hampstead, London, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Play of the Month 1965-10-19
Latest Project:
Series Hold the Sunset 2018-02-18
Known For
Poster of Jericho
Poster of Joint Account
Poster of A Perfect Spy
Poster of Cold Comfort Farm
Series Hold the Sunset Mr. Dugdale 2018-02-18
Series Our Ex-Wife George 2016-09-01
Series Unforgotten Martin 2015-10-08
Movie National Theatre Live: People Theodore 2013-03-21
Movie When the Lights Went Out Peter 2012-01-31
Series Moving On Eric 2009-05-18
Movie Death at a Funeral Victor 2007-08-17
Series Home Again 2006-05-05
Movie The Wedding Date Victor Ellis 2005-02-04
Movie Man to Man Gyllenhaal 2005-04-13
Movie Whatever Love Means Prince Philip 2005-12-05
Series Jericho Unknown 2005-10-16
Movie The I Inside Doctor Truman 2004-01-15
Series Comedy Connections Unknown 2003-06-09
Series The Inspector Lynley Mysteries Unknown 2002-04-08
Movie 2001: A Space Travesty Dr. Griffin Pratt 2000-10-31
Series The Ambassador Unknown 1998-01-04
Movie The Cater Street Hangman Edward Ellison 1998-12-19
Movie Bean Lord Walton 1997-07-03
Series Chiller Richard Cramer 1995-03-09
Movie MacGyver: Trail to Doomsday Frederick 1994-11-24
Series A Touch of Frost Richard Darrow 1992-12-06
Movie The Price of the Bride Dennis Guant 1990-12-08
Series Joint Account 1989-01-26
Series The Ruth Rendell Mysteries Unknown 1987-08-02
Series A Perfect Spy Magnus Pym 1987-11-04
Series Paradise Postponed George Augustus Simcox 1986-09-15
Movie To Catch a King Heydrich 1984-01-20
Series A Woman of Substance Adam Fairley 1984-11-26
Series Ever Decreasing Circles 1984-01-29
Movie The Dark Side of the Sun Raoul 1983-01-01
Series The Dark Side of the Sun 1983-09-13
Movie Arms and the Man Sergius 1983-01-16
Movie Chariots of Fire Duke of Sutherland 1981-05-15
Series Tales of the Unexpected Keith 1979-03-24
Series Lillie Unknown 1978-09-24
Movie The Lifeswappers 1976-04-12
Movie Hennessy Williams 1975-12-31
Movie Callan Toby Meres 1974-01-01
Series The Inheritors 1974-08-14
Movie The Hireling Captain Hugh Cantrip 1973-06-10
Series Elizabeth R Earl of Southampton 1971-02-17
Movie One Brief Summer 1970-05-10
Series Cold Comfort Farm Seth Starkadder 1968-06-22
Series Play of the Month Unknown 1965-10-19