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The Sweeney Cast List

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

Everything from Marc Zuber to Dennis Waterman is included on this list.

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

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  • Dennis Waterman (born 24 February 1948) is an English actor and singer, best known for his tough-guy roles in television series including The Sweeney, Minder and New Tricks. Waterman's acting career has spanned almost 60 years, starting with his childhood roles in film and theatre, and his adult roles in film, television, and West End theatre. He is notable for the range of roles he played, including horror (Scars of Dracula), adventure (Colditz), comedy (Fair Exchange), comedy-drama (Minder), musical (Windy City) and sports (The World Cup: A Captain's Tale), as well as police TV series such as The Sweeney. He has appeared in 28 films, Waterman retired in 2015...  more
    • Acted In: The Sweeney, New Tricks, Minder, Stay Lucky, Follow the Yellow Brick Road
    • Birthplace: Clapham, London, England, UK
    • Nationality: England
  • Photo: Metaweb (FB) / Fair use
    Thomas Timothy Garfield Morgan (19 April 1931 – 5 December 2009), known professionally as Garfield Morgan, was an English actor who appeared mostly on television and occasionally in films.Born in Birmingham, Warwickshire, Morgan was apprenticed as a dental mechanic before going to drama school in his home town. He started his acting career with the Arena Theatre, Birmingham. He then went on to be Director of Productions at the Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury from 1957 to 1958 and then at Manchester's Library Theatre 1959 to 1960. He was Associate Director of the Northcott Theatre 1976 to 1978 and Associate Director of the Nottingham Playhouse in 1978.Entering TV in 1955, he made hundreds of...  more
    • Acted In: The Sweeney, Shelley, Dear Mother...Love Albert, No Job for a Lady, The Nineteenth Hole
    • Birthplace: Birmingham, United Kingdom
    • Nationality: United Kingdom
  • Photo: Stuart Axe / Flickr
    John Edward Thaw, (3 January 1942 – 21 February 2002) was an English actor who appeared in a range of television, stage, and cinema roles, his most popular being television series such as Inspector Morse, Redcap, The Sweeney, Home to Roost and Kavanagh QC....  more
    • Acted In: Inspector Morse, The Sweeney, Kavanagh QC, Tony, Redcap
    • Birthplace: Longsight, United Kingdom
    • Nationality: England
  • Photo: Metaweb (FB) / Fair use
    Zubair Ahmed Siddiqi (5 May 1944 – 28 May 2003), better known as Marc Zuber, was an actor who appeared in many British and Hindi films and television dramas. Marc Zuber was born Zubair Ahmed Siddiqi on 5 May 1944 in Lucknow, India. He came to Britain with his family in 1951, joining his father who had moved two years earlier as a BBC radio producer. Zuber was brought up in London and went to Harrow Technical College before training as an actor at the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art. He left drama school in 1968, changing his name to Marc Zuber on the advice of his agent, and began his acting career in the theatre with seasons at Chester, Bolton, Richmond, the Shaw Theatre, London,...  more
    • Acted In: The Sweeney, Armchair Thriller, Family Pride, Gruey, Saracen
    • Birthplace: India, Lucknow
    • Nationality: United Kingdom