James Greene

Last updated 09 January 2021

James Greene (1931-2021)
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James Greene

Born: Tuesday 19th May 1931
Died: January 2021 (age: 89)


James Greene has had a busy career in both film and television. Some of his more notable roles include Rev. Kenneth Bartlett in Mapp & Lucia, the Comte De Vache in Let Them Eat Cake, Mr Trimble in Chocky, Arnold in William and Mary, Mr Cobbey in The Life and Adventures of Nick Nickleby, Maffeo Gherardo in Borgia, Eric in The Fades, and most recently as Andrew Haldane in Shetland.

Other shows he has worked on include Colditz, Whodunnit?, Armchair Theatre, Thriller, Rentaghost, Target, Secret Army, Rumpole of the Bailey, Inspector Morse, Play for Today, Next of Kin, Kavanagh QC, Little Britain, Spooks, The Colour of MagicThe Bill and Merlin.

Films include Empire of the Sun, Tom & Viv, From Hell, Johnny English, Sherlock Holmes, and Les Miserables.