Foyle's War Cast List

Updated June 14, 2019 44.6k views 7 items

Foyle's War cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the Foyle's War 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 Foyle's War stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from Foyle's War focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on Foyle's War that are on here as well.

This list features James McAvoy Sophia Myles and more.

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Honeysuckle Weeks is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Foyle's War Cast List
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Honeysuckle Hero Susan Weeks (born 1 August 1979) is a British actress known for her starring role as Samantha Stewart (later Samantha Wainwright) in the ITV wartime drama series Foyle's War beginning in 2002. ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: Foyle's War, The Wild House

Birthplace: Cardiff, United Kingdom

Nationality: Wales

Julian Ovenden is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Foyle's War Cast List
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Julian Mark Ovenden (born 29 November 1975) is an English actor and singer. He has starred on Broadway and West End stages, in television series in both the UK and US, in films, and performed internationally as a concert and recording artist. ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: Foyle's War, The Assets, Cashmere Mafia, The Forsyte Saga, The Royal, + more

Birthplace: Sheffield, United Kingdom

Nationality: England

James McAvoy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Foyle's War Cast List
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James McAvoy (; born 21 April 1979) is a Scottish actor. He made his acting debut as a teen in The Near Room (1995) and made mostly television appearances until 2003, when his feature film career began. His notable television work includes the thriller State of Play and the science fiction mini-series Frank Herbert's Children of Dune. He has performed in several West End productions and received three nominations for the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor, and has also done voice work for animated films including Gnomeo & Juliet, its sequel, Sherlock Gnomes, and Arthur Christmas. In 2003, McAvoy appeared in a lead role in Bollywood Queen. This was followed by a supporting role, the faun ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: Band of Brothers, Shameless, Frank Herbert's Children of Dune, State of Play, Early Doors, + more

Birthplace: Port Glasgow, United Kingdom

Nationality: Scotland, United Kingdom

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Michael Kitchen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Foyle's War Cast List
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Michael Roy Kitchen (born 31 October 1948) is an English actor and television producer, best known for his role as Detective Chief Superintendent Christopher Foyle in the ITV drama series Foyle's War 2002-15. He also played the role of Bill Tanner in two James Bond films and John Farrow in BBC Four's comedy series Brian Pern. ...more on Wikipedia

Acted In: Foyle's War, Oliver Twist, To Play the King, Wilderness, Hacks, + more

Birthplace: Leicester, United Kingdom

Nationality: United Kingdom

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