David Rintoul stars in "The Bible" miniseries on History Channel.

David Rintoul is a Scottish stage and television actor. After studying at Edinburgh University he won a scholarship to study at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London.

Rintoul has worked with the Royal National Theatre in "Remembrance of Things Past," a play that was put on in both the Cottesloe and Olivier Theatres in 2000 and 2001. He has also worked extensively with the Royal Shakespeare Company, appearing in "A Midsummer Night's Dream," "Henry IV," "As You Like It," and the title role in "Macbeth." Other stage appearances include George Bernard Shaw's "Candida" and "Funny Girl." He has also performed in Edinburgh's Royal Lyceum Theatre in "The Speculator" and "Gaslight," and had the part of Dr. Jake Houseman in "Dirty Dancing: The Musical" at Aldwych Theatre in its London show. In 2010 he played Charles Dickens in Andersen's "English," the new play by Sebastian Barry, produced by Out of Joint and Hampstead Theatre.

Rintoul's television career started with the role of Mr. Darcy in a BBC adaptation of "Pride and Prejudice" by Fay Weldon. Other television appearances include "Taggart," "Hornblower" and the Agatha Christie's Poirot film, "The Mysterious Affair at Styles." Rintoul also voices three characters in the popular children's series "Peppa Pig": Granddad Dog, Mr. Bull and Dr. Brown Bear. He also voiced the knight Sir Boris in the 1999 animation "The Big Knights" and the arch villain Cut Throat Jake in the newer version of "Captain Pugwash."

In 2010, Rintoul starred in the film "The Ghost Writer" with Pierce Brosnan and Ewan Mcgregor. Rintoul has also been seen in "My Week with Marilyn," starring Michelle Williams and Kenneth Branagh, and "The Iron Lady," starring Meryl Streep.


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Age: 68 years old
Birthday: November 29, 1948
Full Name / Real Name: David Wilson
Birthplace: Aberdeen, Grampian, Scotland, UK
Wife: Vivien Heilbron

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