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John Simm

Last updated 27 July 2014

John Simm
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John Simm

Born: Fri 10th July 1970 (age: 46)


John Simm is an English stage and screen actor. In recent years he is best known for his roles as Sam Tyler in the detective drama Life on Mars and as The Master in the revival of the science fiction series Doctor Who, but he has also starred in many highly acclaimed award-winning television dramas such as The LakesCrackerState of PlayCrime and PunishmentClocking Off and Sex Traffic and films such as Human TrafficWonderland and 24 Hour Party People. As a stage actor, he is an Olivier award nominee, and in 2010, he played Hamlet at the Crucible Theatre.

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