Tom Georgeson

Last updated 09 January 2020

Tom Georgeson
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Tom Georgeson

Born: Sunday 8th August 1937 (age: 86)


Tom Georgeson is a British actor, best known for his television and film work. 

His most notable credits have been supporting parts in Between The Lines (1992-94) and in three dramas by Alan Bleasdale; Boys from the Blackstuff (1982) Scully (1984) and G.B.H. (1991). He appeared as the lawyer's clerk Clamb in the BBC adaptation of Bleak House by Charles Dickens (2005).

Other television work has included roles in notable police or hospital dramas such as Holby City, Juliet Bravo, The Manageress, Peak Practice, Agatha Christie's Poirot, A Touch of Frost, Cadfael, The Bill, Dalziel and Pascoe, The Professionals and Z-Cars. He has also appeared twice in Doctor Who, in the stories Genesis of the Daleks and Logopolis. He has also appeared in Ashes to Ashes, Foyle's War and The Crimson Petal and the White.

His film credits include A Fish Called Wanda (1988), where his character's name was a play on his own: "George Thomason". He is also well known for his stage work and was nominated for a 2002 London Evening Standard Theatre Award for Best Actor for his performance in Frozen at the Royal National Theatre: Cottesloe.