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Spooks Cast List

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

Everything from Keeley Hawes to Iain Glen is included on this list.

If you are wondering, "Who are the actors from Spooks?" or "Who starred on Spooks?" then this list will help you answer those questions.

In most cases you can click on the names of these popular Spooks actors and actresses to find out more information about them. If you're looking for a particular Spooks actor or actress, then type their name into the "search" bar to find them directly.
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    Game of Thrones, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
    Siddig El Tahir El Fadil El Siddig Abderrahman Mohammed Ahmed Abdel Karim El Mahdi (Arabic: صدّيق الطاهر الفاضل الصدّيق عبدالرحمن محمد أحمد عبدالكريم المهدي‎ Ṣiddīq aṭ-Ṭāhir al-Fāḍil aṣ-Ṣiddīq ʿAbd...  more
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    Pride and Prejudice, The Hour
    Anna Theodora Chancellor (born 27 April 1965) is an English actress. She has received nominations for BAFTA and Olivier Awards....  more
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    Spooks, Blood And Oil
    David Oyetokunbo Oyelowo ( oh-YEL-ə-woh; born 1 April 1976) is a Nigerian English American actor and producer. His highest-profile role to date was as Martin Luther King Jr. in the 2014 biographical...  more
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    Spooks, Longitude
    Jennifer Gemma Jones (born 4 December 1942) is an English character actor on both stage and screen. Her film appearances include Sense and Sensibility (1995), Bridget Jones's Diary (2001), the Harry...  more
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    Spooks, Wire in the Blood
    Hermione Jane Norris (born 12 February 1967) is an English actress. She attended the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art in the 1980s, before taking small roles in theatre and on television. In...  more
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    Upstairs, Downstairs
    Keeley Clare Julia Hawes (born 10 February 1976) is an English actress, born in London and educated at the Sylvia Young Theatre School. She began her career in a number of literary adaptations,...  more
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    Waking the Dead, Queer as Folk
    Esther Jane Hall (born 28 August 1970) is an English actress who has appeared in a number of television dramas. Born in Manchester in 1970 and brought up in Cheshire, she took A levels in Manchester...  more
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    The Pillars of the Earth, Little Dorrit
    David Matthew Macfadyen (born 17 October 1974) is an English actor. He played MI5 Intelligence Officer Tom Quinn in the BBC television drama series Spooks, Mr. Darcy in the 2005 film Pride &...  more
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    Spooks, Vexed
    Miranda Caroline Raison (born 18 November 1977) is an English screen and stage actress....  more
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    Spooks, This Life
    Natasha Little (born 2 October 1969) is an English actress. She is best known for her roles in Another Life as Edith Thompson, in the BBC show The Night Manager as Lady Caroline Langbourne, and in...  more
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    The Thick of It
    Geoffrey Streatfeild (born 1975) is an English actor in film, television, stage and radio. He is a member of the historic Streatfeild family....  more
  • 12
    Spooks, Touching Evil
    Nicola Walker (born 15 May 1970) is an English actress, known for her starring roles in various British television programmes from the 1990s onwards, including that of Ruth Evershed in the spy drama...  more
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    Spooks, Heartbeat
    Peter Macintosh Firth (born 27 October 1953) is an English actor. He is best known for his role as Sir Harry Pearce in the BBC One show Spooks; he is the only actor to have appeared in every episode...  more
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    Strike Back, Spooks
    Richard Crispin Armitage (born 22 August 1971) is an English film, television, theatre and voice actor. He received recognition in the UK with his first leading role as John Thornton in the British...  more
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    Spooks, Bleak House
    Richard Harrington is a Welsh actor....  more
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    French & Saunders, French and Saunders
    Rupert William Penry-Jones (born 22 September 1970) is a Welsh actor, known for his performances as Adam Carter in Spooks, Clive Reader in Silk, DI Joseph Chandler in Whitechapel, and Mr. Quinlan in...  more
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    Moonlight, Spooks
    Sophia Jane Myles (; born 18 March 1980) is an English actress, best known in film for portraying Erika in Underworld (2003), Isolde in Tristan & Isolde and Darcy in Transformers: Age of Extinction,...  more
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    Game of Thrones, Downton Abbey
    Iain Glen (born 24 June 1961) is a Scottish actor. Glen is best known for his roles as Dr. Alexander Isaacs/Tyrant in three films of the Resident Evil film series (2004–2016) and as Ser Jorah Mormont...  more
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    Thomas the Tank Engine and Friends, Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends
    William "Bill" Hope (born March 2, 1955) is a Canadian stage, film, television and voice actor....  more
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    Beauty & the Beast, The Tudors
    Max Brown may refer to: Max Brown (actor) (born 1981), English actor Max Brown (footballer), English footballer Max Brown (novelist) (1916–2003), Australian novelist Max Brown (rugby league) (born...  more
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    Spooks, Testees
    Shauna Macdonald (born 21 February 1981) is a Malaysian-born Scottish actress, who is known for portraying Sarah in the horror film The Descent and its sequel.....  more
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    Call The Midwife, The Invisibles
    Jennifer Ann Agutter (born 20 December 1952) is a British actress. She began her career as a child actress in 1964, appearing in East of Sudan, Star!, and two adaptations of The Railway...  more
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    Hugh Simon is a British actor, best known for his portrayal of the character Malcolm Wynn-Jones in the television series Spooks. His other TV credits include Shackleton, Attachments, Cold Feet,...  more
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    Family Affairs, PhoneShop
    Kayvan Novak (Persian: کیوان نواک‎; born 23 November 1978) is a British actor, voice actor, and comedian. He is best known for co-creating and starring in the comedy series Fonejacker from 2006 to...  more