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David Jason

David Jason

United Kingdom

Age: 84

Born: 02 Feb, 1940

Known for

In Only Fools and Horses as Derek Edward as Derek Edward "Del Boy" Trotter

in Only Fools and Horses
In Still Open All Hours as Granvilleas Granville

in Still Open All Hours
In A Touch of Frost as DI Jack Frostas DI Jack Frost

in A Touch of Frost
In Terry Pratchett's Hogfather as Albertas Albert

in Terry Pratchett's Hogfather

TV Series Starring David Jason

David & Jay's Touring ToolshedDavid & Jay's Touring Toolshed

Sir David Jason and Jay Blades tour the UK, meeting talented crafters and hobbyists. At each stop, they help some, admire others and learn new crafts along the way.

David Jason's Great British InventionsDavid Jason's Great British Inventions
MORE4, 2020 On Hiatus | Documentary

Join Sir David Jason as he delves into the fascinating history of Britain's greatest inventions, exploring their origins and impact. From the steam engine to the World Wide Web, this series showcases the ingenious ideas and remarkable individuals that have shaped our world.

David Jason: Planes, Trains & AutomobilesDavid Jason: Planes, Trains & Automobiles
G.O.L.D., 2019 On Hiatus | Travel, Reality, Documentary

David Jason: Planes, Trains & Automobiles follows Sir David Jason as he embarks on an epic month-long journey along the west coast of America by road, rail and air.

David Jason's Secret ServiceDavid Jason's Secret Service
MORE4, 2017 Cancelled/Ended | Documentary

Passionate espionage enthusiast Sir David Jason reveals the secret places, the people and the compelling stories behind Britain's incredible spy history, from the early 20th century to the modern day.

Still Open All HoursStill Open All Hours
BBC One, 2014 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.7/5

A spin off from the popular Open All Hours series. Granville has now inherited the shop from his Uncle Arkwright. He runs it with his son Leroy who has more female admirers than he ever had.

The Royal BodyguardThe Royal Bodyguard
BBC One, 2011 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Action

The Royal Bodyguard follows the escapades of Captain Guy Hubble (Sir David Jason), an ex-guardsman who saw action in Cyprus and Northern Ireland. Now Head of Security at Buckingham Palace car park, he is surprisingly appointed as Royal Bodyguard after saving the Queen's life in an act of bravery on the day of the State Opening of Parliament. This is much to the frustration of Hubble's boss Colonel Dennis Whittington, who is desperate to see the back of Hubble and knows only too well about his relentless mishaps. Hubble takes his new role very seriously but soon manages to upset foreign ambassadors, his colleagues and members of the public as he haphazardly carries out his security checks and takes on personal rescue missions for the Queen and her family. Hubble manages to endanger Royal security repeatedly and on a colossal scale, yet somehow comes up smelling of roses every time.

Terry Pratchett's The Colour of MagicTerry Pratchett's The Colour of Magic
Sky 1, 2008 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Adventure, Fantasy, Mini-Series
Rating: 3.6/5

The Discworld - a magical realm quite unlike, yet hauntingly familiar to, ours - has got it's first tourist Twoflower. Rincewind, an inept ex-student wizard is given the task of guiding Twoflower through the city state of Ankh Morpork. Rincewind has two problems: firstly, as an expert coward, he doesn't feel he's the best person to guard a naive - and extremely rich, by local standards - tourist through one of the roughest cities in the multiverse. And secondly, the world is coming to an end. Never rains, eh?

Terry Pratchett's HogfatherTerry Pratchett's Hogfather
Sky 1, 2006 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Fantasy, Mini-Series
Rating: 3.8/5

As Hogswatch, the Discworld equivalent of Christmas, approaches, an unlikely group of figures must band together to, not only save the Hogfather, but to save the world as well. Join Death, his assistant Albert, Death's grand-daughter Susan, the staff of Unseen University and a magical computer on a fascinating and magical ride through the Discworld.

Prehistoric ParkPrehistoric Park
A&E, 2006 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Family, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Nigel Marven stars in this six-part series mixing science and computer-graphic-aided speculation in order to show what it would be like to bring prehistoric animals out of the past and into the present day.

Diamond GeezerDiamond Geezer
ITV, 2005 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Crime, Mystery

Sir David Jason plays Des, a wily and well connected master criminal. When we first meet Des in the pilot, he is in jail. He breaks out to do a daring robbery, then breaks back in to give himself the perfect alibi. The first series finds him on the outside, pulling a series of larger-than-life capers, with the help of an ever-revolving series of colleagues.

A Touch of FrostA Touch of Frost
ITV, 1992 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.6/5

A senior detective working in a British town.

The Darling Buds of MayThe Darling Buds of May
ITV, 1991 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama
Rating: 3/5

"The Darling Buds of May" paints an idyllic picture of 1950's rural England as seen through the lives of the Larkins, a farm family living in Kent. The show revolves around Pa Larkin (David Jason), a man of a kind and mischievous nature with a penchant for getting into scrapes and talking his way out of them with equal equanimity; and his daughters (including Catherine Zeta-Jones, in the role that launched her career), as they deal with growing up and discovering the joys and sorrows of young love.

Count DuckulaCount Duckula
ITV, 1988 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Family, Children, Horror
Rating: 5/5

Count Duckula was a cartoon series following the adventures of Count Duckula, a vegetarian vampire duck who can only be destroyed by sunlight or a stake in the heart.

Only Fools and HorsesOnly Fools and Horses
BBC One, 1981 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy
Rating: 4.2/5

Classic comedy following the misadventures of two Wheeler Dealer brothers Del Boy and Rodney Trotter who scrape their living by selling dodgy goods believing that next year they will be millionaires.

Danger MouseDanger Mouse
ITV, 1981 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi, Animation
Rating: 5/5

Under a postbox "somewhere in Mayfair" lives the world's greatest secret agent - so secret in fact, that even his codename has a codename. Follow the adventures of Danger Mouse and his trusty sidekick Penfold as they battle the Untold Horrid Evils of Baron Silas Greenback, Count Duckula and other assorted fiends. Can Danger Mouse save the day? Can Penfold find his way out from behind the sofa? Only time will tell...

Open All HoursOpen All Hours
BBC One, 1973 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy

Meet Mr. Arkwright, the stammering owner of a corner grocer's store. He's a penny pincher who will do anything to save a few quid. Join him and his nephew Granville in their hilarious misadventures as they serve customers and try to make a profit. This classic British sitcom is a must-watch for all comedy fans.