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Philip Glenister

Philip Glenister



United Kingdom

Age: 58

Born: 10 Feb, 1963

Known for

In Outcast as Reverend Andersonas Reverend Anderson

in Outcast
In Belgravia as James Trenchardas James Trenchard

in Belgravia
In Life on Mars as DCI Gene Huntas DCI Gene Hunt

in Life on Mars
In Ashes to Ashes as DCI Gene Huntas DCI Gene Hunt

in Ashes to Ashes

TV Series Starring Philip Glenister

Bent Coppers: Crossing the Line of DutyBent Coppers: Crossing the Line of Duty

Bent Coppers: Crossing the Line of Duty explores the dirty secrets behind London's policing with a story of corruption that goes to the very top of the Met and leads to the formation of the first internal anti-corruption unit, A10, which inspired the BBC drama Line of Duty.


BelgraviaBelgravia
ITV, 2020 | Drama, Romance | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.6/5

Belgravia is set in the 19th Century, around seventy years before Downton, when the upper echelons of society began to rub shoulders the emerging industrial nouveau riche. But the story begins on the eve of the Battle of Waterloo in 1815, when the Duchess of Richmond throws a party in Brussels for the Duke of Wellington. Among the guests are James and Anne Trenchard, who are living on the profits of newfound trading success. Their young daughter Sophia has caught the eye of Edmund Bellasis, the son and heir of one of the richest and most prominent families in England. Twenty-five years later, when the two families are settled into the newly developed area of Belgravia, the events of the ball, and the secrets, still resonate.


What the Killer Did NextWhat the Killer Did Next

What the Killer Did Next, fronted by Philip Glenister, is a new crime format which begins with a murder. Each episode seeks to find the killer's motive and discover what kind of person could commit this crime: not by looking at what happened before the murder but by studying the killer's behaviour after the heinous event.


Living the DreamLiving the Dream
Sky 1, 2017 | Comedy, Drama | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.6/5

The Pembertons decide it's time to leave rainy England and move to the sunshine state of Florida. Dad Mal has bought an RV Park with plans for a booming family-run business, but it soon turns out that they are not going to be living the dream they hoped. Before they've even settled in, Mal discovers that the park is home to a group of eccentric residents who are not exactly thrilled to meet their new owners. Jen, the mum, has to learn how to survive American suburbia and the kids have to navigate a US high school. With culture clashes aplenty, life in Britain soon seems even further away than they'd thought it would. But with the support of each other and their crazy new friends, they begin to learn how to live the American dream.


The Brighton PoliceThe Brighton Police
ITV, 2017 | Documentary
Rating: 4/5

This two-part documentary series for ITV follows the officers tasked with policing buzzing Brighton. Narrated by Philip Glenister, The Brighton Police follows officers on raids, undertaking surveillance, taking statements from witnesses and gathering evidence to bring criminals to justice.


OutcastOutcast
Cinemax, 2016 | Drama, Horror | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.7/5

Outcast centers on Kyle Barnes, who has been plagued by possession since he was a child. Now an adult, he embarks on a spiritual journey to find answers, but what he uncovers could mean the end of life on Earth as we know it.


The LevelThe Level
ITV, 2016 | Drama, Crime, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 2.5/5

Detective Sergeant Nancy Devlin has a secret. She's living a double life.Nancy's exemplary police career masks a covert attachment to shady businessman and drugs trafficker, Frank Le Saux. Inextricably linked to Frank from childhood as the father of her best friend, Hayley and the father figure she herself craved, Nancy has been playing a dangerous game - ensuring that Frank always remains off the police radar. When Frank is murdered Nancy finds herself at the centre of an investigation which will put her at risk of exposure and see her stalked by a killer intent on destroying her."The Level" will begin filming in London and Brighton during the spring of 2016.


From There to HereFrom There to Here

On the day that England took on Scotland in the 1966 European Championship, Daniel Cotton is trying to get his Dad and brother talking again. However when the three are caught up in a IRA explosion in a local pub, everyone's lives are changed.


For the Love of CarsFor the Love of Cars

The series follows Philip Glenister and Ant Anstead who are on a mission as they scour the barns and lock ups looking for British wrecked treasures to bring to life.


Big SchoolBig School
BBC One, 2013 | Comedy, Family | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

This is a comedy series set in a secondary school that features dysfunctional staff, unrequited love and interactive white boards.


The Hollow CrownThe Hollow Crown
BBC Three, 2012 | Drama, Military/War, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

A tale of family, politics and power. The films tell the rise and fall of three Kings and how their destiny shaped our history.


Mad DogsMad Dogs
Sky 1, 2011 | Comedy, Drama, Crime, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.3/5

A group of four fortysomething friends travel to Majorca for another mate's retirement party and are met with betrayal and murder.


HiddenHidden
BBC One, 2011 | Drama, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Rating: 2.7/5

When the mysterious lawyer Gina Hawkes turns up asking Harry to find a missing alibi witness for her client he agrees to take on the job but is unwittingly drawn into investigating the death of his brother 20 years ago. Harry quickly finds himself caught up in a much bigger and more complex conspiracy that reaches deep into the heart of the British political system.


Demons (UK)Demons (UK)
ITV, 2009 | Drama, Family, Action, Adventure | ► Trailer
Rating: 3/5

This six-part drama series gives a contemporary spin on the legacy of Bram Stoker's Dracula. Philip Glenister (Life on Mars, Ashes to Ashes) stars as Rupert Galvin, who, along with his godson and friends, fights the demons walking the streets of London.


Ashes to AshesAshes to Ashes
BBC One, 2008 | Drama, Crime, Mystery, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.6/5

DCI Alex Drake of the Metropolitan Police is caught in a horrific accident and wakes to find herself apparently thrown back in time to 1981. She soon recognizes DCI Gene Hunt and his team from detailed reports made by DCI Sam Tyler about his own trip to 1973.


CranfordCranford
BBC One, 2007 | Drama
Rating: 4.3/5

This historical five-part show based on three of Elizabeth Gaskell's novellas is brought to the BBC with an all-star cast including Judi Dench. The story follows the lives and loves of the inhabitants of the northern market town over a year in the mid 1800s.


Life on MarsLife on Mars
BBC One, 2006 | Drama, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.8/5

A detective chief inspector from 2006 is investigating a serial killer when he is knocked over by a speeding car. Waking up, he finds himself mysteriously transported back in time to 1973.


VincentVincent
ITV, 2005 | Drama, Crime, Mystery
Rating: 3/5

This exciting, fast-paced new drama series follows Vincent Gallagher, head of a team of private investigators who are the last resort for troubled people with nowhere left to turn.


Island at WarIsland at War

Island at War is set on the fictitious Channel Island of Saint Gregory's during the Second World War. It tells the story of how three families are affected by German invasion. Made on location in Manchester, Cheshire and Isle of Man. GB. Granada Television.


Vanity Fair (1998)Vanity Fair (1998)
BBC One, 1998 | Drama, Romance
Rating: 3/5

"I am poor and put upon," concedes Becky Sharp during the first episode of Vanity Fair, but it rapidly becomes clear that she intends to change this situation, scrambling up the social ladder by exploiting her guile, good looks and the gullibility of doting males. In the light of her selfish, single-minded resolve to achieve success, Sharp may be viewed as an optimistic dreamer, pragmatic schemer, proto-feminist or a coquettish combination of all three.