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Darren Morfitt

Last updated 09 January 2020

Darren Morfitt

Born: Wednesday 12th September 1973 (age: 47)


Darren Morfitt  is an actor who has appeared in 55 Degrees NorthGraftersDalziel and Pascoe (Series 6, Episode 4: Home Truths), Red CapWarriorsMaking WavesThe Government Inspector and the cult werewolf movie Dog Soldiers. Most recently he starred as Jesus in the Manchester Passion and in the science fiction action film Doomsday(2008) as Dr. Ben Stirling.

He played Marco in TV: The Time of Angels and Flesh and Stone.

Moriftt was born in HartlepoolEngland. After finishing his A-levels at Hartlepool Sixth Form College, Morfitt went to Mountview Academy of Theatre ArtsLondon and learned his trade. He graduated in 1997 and won his first major television role as Dean Hocknell in the football drama Dream Team.

It was while at Mountview that Morffitt met his wife, the actress Helen Latham. They met in 1995 and were married in 2004.