Derren Nesbitt

Last updated 09 January 2020

Derren Nesbitt
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Derren Michael Horwitz

Born: Wednesday 19th June 1935 (age: 88)


Derren Nesbitt is an English actor. Possibly his best known role was as SS Major von Hapen in Where Eagles Dare.

He played Tegana in the Doctor Who story Marco Polo. He also voiced Thomas Dodd in the Big Finish Doctor Who audio story Spare Parts and Quences in the Doctor Who Unbound audio Auld Mortality.

Nesbitt's many television credits date back to the 1950s, including roles in The Invisible ManMan of the WorldDanger ManThe PrisonerUFO and The Saint. He has also appeared in ongoing roles in a few series, including Special Branch and The Courtroom.