TV Actors Black Books Cast List

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Black Books cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the Black Books main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these Black Books stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from Black Books focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on Black Books that are on here as well.

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Bill Bailey is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Black Books Cast List
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Bill Bailey is an English comedian, musician, actor, TV and radio presenter and author. As well as his extensive stand-up work, Bailey is well known for his role in Black Books and for his appearances on Never Mind the Buzzcocks, Have I Got News for You, and QI. Bailey was listed by the Observer as one of the 50 funniest acts in British comedy in 2003. In 2007 and again in 2010, he was voted the 7th greatest stand-up comic on Channel 4's 100 Greatest Stand-Ups. ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: Black Books, Never Mind the Buzzcocks, Is It Bill Bailey?, Back Books, Wild West, + more

Birthplace: England, Bath

Nationality: United Kingdom

Also Ranked

#10 on The Funniest British and Irish Comedians of all Time

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David Walliams is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Black Books Cast List
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David Edward Williams, known as David Walliams, is an English comedian, actor, author, television presenter and activist, best known for his partnership with Matt Lucas on the BBC One sketch shows Little Britain, Rock Profile and Come Fly with Me. Since 2012 Walliams has been a judge on the ITV talent show Britain's Got Talent. Since August 2013, he has written and starred in the BBC One sitcom Big School playing chemistry teacher Keith Church. By the end of 2014, Walliams had sold over 4 million books and is described as "the fastest growing children's author in the UK." He is often compared to Roald Dahl. ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: Little Britain, EastEnders, Little Britain USA, French & Saunders, French and Saunders, + more

Birthplace: England, London, London Borough of Merton

Nationality: United Kingdom, England

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#35 on The Best Reality Show Judges

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Dylan Moran is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Black Books Cast List
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Dylan Moran is an Irish comedian, writer, actor and filmmaker. He is best known for his sardonic observational comedy, the UK television sitcom Black Books, and his work with Simon Pegg in Shaun of the Dead and Run Fatboy Run. Moran also appeared as one of the two lead characters in the Irish black comedy titled A Film with Me in It in 2008. Moran's most recent film is Calvary, an Irish black comedy drama film written and directed by John Michael McDonagh. He is a regular performer at national and international comedy festivals including the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Just for Laughs Montreal Comedy Festival, the Melbourne International Comedy Festival and the Kilkenny Comedy Festival. In ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: Black Books, How Do You Want Me?, Back Books

Birthplace: Navan, Republic of Ireland

Nationality: Ireland

Also Ranked

#44 on The Funniest British and Irish Comedians of all Time

#32 on The Best Irish Actors Working Today

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Tamsin Greig is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Black Books Cast List
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Tamsin Margaret M. Greig is an English actress. She played Fran Katzenjammer in Black Books and Dr. Caroline Todd in Green Wing. She currently stars in two sitcoms: as Beverly Lincoln in transatlantic sitcom Episodes, and as Jackie in the Channel 4 sitcom Friday Night Dinner. Other roles include Alice Chenery in BBC One's comedy drama Love Soup, Debbie Aldridge in BBC Radio 4's soap opera The Archers, Miss Bates in the 2009 BBC version of Jane Austen's Emma, and Beth Hardiment in the 2010 film version of Tamara Drewe. Greig is also an acclaimed stage actress; she won a Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actress in 2007 for Much Ado About Nothing, and was nominated again in 2011 for her role in ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: Episodes, Black Books, Green Wing, Emma, Friday Night Dinner, + more

Birthplace: England, Kent

Nationality: England

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