Edward Highmore

Last updated 09 January 2020

Edward Highmore
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Edward Highmore

Born: Monday 3rd April 1961 (age: 63)


Edward Highmore is an English actor.

He is known for playing Leo Howard in the 1980s BBC drama set in a boatyard, Howards' Way

In Doctor Who he played Malkon in the 1984 serial Planet of Fire

Highmore attended Guildford School of Acting.

He is the father of actor Freddie Highmore, who played Charlie Bucket in the 2005 film version of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Edward and Freddie both played in Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story as father and son.