David Bradley stars in "The Strain" on FX as Professor Abraham Setrakian.

Bradley also recently starred in BBC America's television movie "An Adventure in Space and Time," which is a dramatic re-telling of the creation of the television series "Doctor Who" in 1963, as well as Starz' epic miniseries "World Without End," based upon the global bestseller by Ken Follett, opposite Cynthia Nixon.

Bradley also recently starred in "Captain America: The First Avenger," directed by Joe Johnston, and "Another Year," directed by Mike Leigh. Bradley also reprised his role as Hogwarts' caretaker, Argus Filch, for "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2," a role that he played in all of the preceding Harry Potter films.

David Bradley is one of the U.K.'s most distinguished stage actors and a longstanding member of both the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) and the National Theatre. In 1991, he won an Olivier Award for his performance as the Fool in "King Lear" at the National Theatre. In 1993, he won the Clarence Derwent Award for the roles of Polonius in "Hamlet" and Shallow in "Henry IV, Part II" at the RSC, also earning an Olivier Award nomination for the latter. He most recently received an Olivier Award nomination in 2006 for the title role in "Henry IV, Parts I and II," at the National Theatre.

His numerous credits with the RSC also include "Titus Andronicus," "The Tempest," "Julius Caesar," "The Alchemist," "Dr. Faustus," "Cymbeline," "Three Sisters," "Twelfth Night," "Tartuffe," and "The Merchant of Venice," to name only a few. His appearances at the National are equally extensive, with a partial list including "The Night Season," "The Mysteries," "The Homecoming," "Mother Courage," "Richard III," "Measure for Measure," "The Cherry Orchard," "`Tis Pity She's a Whore" and "The Front Page." West End audiences have also seen Bradley in such plays as "Uncle Vanya," "Britannicus," "Phedre" and "Funny Peculiar."

On the big screen, Bradley includes among his film credits "Hot Fuzz," "Red Mercury," "Exorcist: The Beginning," directed by Renny Harlin, "Nicholas Nickleby," directed by Doug McGrath, "The Intended," "This is Not a Love Song," "Gabriel & Me," "Blow Dry," "The King is Alive," "Tom's Midnight Garden" and "Left Luggage."

A familiar face to British television audiences, Bradley previously worked with David Yates in the miniseries "The Way We Live Now." He has also been seen in such long-form productions as "Sweeney Todd," "Mr. Harvey Lights a Candle," "Blue Dove," "The Last King," ""The Mayor of Casterbridge," "Murphy's Law," "Sweet Dreams," "Vanity Fair," "Our Mutual Friend," "Reckless," "Our Friends in the North" and "Martin Chuzzlewit." He has also guest starred on numerous series and had a recurring role on the series "A Family at War."

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Age: 75 years old
Birthday: April 17, 1942
Birthplace: Yorkshire, England, UK

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