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Paterson JosephBorn: Mon 22nd June 1964 (age: 49)
Paterson Joseph is a British actor.
Joseph was born in London and attended Cardinal Hinsley R.C High School in North West London. He first trained at the Studio '68 of Theatre Arts, London (South Kensington library) from 1983 to 1985 with Robert Henderson, then at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA). He has played many roles in continuing British television programmes, both drama and comedy. These include Reuben in William and Mary alongside Martin Clunes; Mark Grace in Casualty; the Marquis de Carabas in Neverwhere; Alan Johnson in Peep Show; Lyndon Jones in Green Wing and Shorty in the first episode of Jericho.
He also appeared in the acclaimed drama Sex Traffic, in the TV version of Kwame Kwei-Armah's acclaimed play Elmina's Kitchen and in the Doctor Who episodes "Bad Wolf" and "The Parting of the Ways" as Rodrick. He has also appeared in various supporting roles in Dead Ringers. In 2006 he appeared in the television sketch show That Mitchell and Webb Look where he played Simon, a contestant on the game show Numberwang.
Joseph played Space Marshall Clarke in two series of the BBC sci-fi sitcom Hyperdrive, and was Benjamin Maddox in the BBC serial-drama Jekyll. He also provided the voice of K.O. Joe inChop Socky Chooks.
In 2008 he played Greg Preston in Survivors, the BBC remake of the 70s science fiction drama of the same name.