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David Calder

Productions at the National: The Doctor's Dilemma, Hamlet, Marat Sade, The Futurists
For the RSC: Prospero in The Tempest; Sir Toby Belch in Twelfth Night, Moby Dick, King Lear, Shylock in The Merchant of Venice, The Pretenders, Moscow Gold, HID, The Plain Dealer, The Plantagenets, Henry V, Othello, The Lower Depths and The Island of the Mighty
In the West End: Rock n Roll, Heartbreak House, Fiddler on the Roof
Other theatre includes: Home, the tile role in King Lear, Five Gold Rings, Conversations After a Burial, The Drawer Boy, The Little Foxes, The Price, Iago in Othello, Medea, Accounts, Butley, City Sugar, the title role in Macbeth, Eddie in A View From the Bridge, The Beggars Opera, Edward II, Richard III

Lewis, Titanic, Casualty, Miss Marple: Blue Geranium, On Expenses, Ingenious, New Tricks, Burn Up, The Last Enemy, Heartbeat, Cold Blood, A Touch of Frost, Waking the Dead, Trial and Retribution, Most Mysterious Murders, The Last Detective, Lawless, Hustle, Inspector Lynley Mysteries, Hitler: Rise of Evil, Midsomer Murders, PD James: Death in Holy Orders, The Commander, Spooks, Anybody's Nightmare, Blue Dove, Love or Money, The Mayor of Casterbridge, Mists of Avalon, Big Bad World, Dalziel and Pascoe, Jason and the Argonauts, The Murder of Stephen Lawrence, Holding On, Drovers Gold, Henry IV, Cracker, Dangerous Lady, Bramwell, Between the Lines, The New Statesman, Inspector Alleyn: Death at the Bar, Friday on My Mind, A Question of Attribution, A Doll's House, The Count of Solar, Sleepers, Chimera, Shoot to Kill, Tumbledown, Wynne and Penkovsky and Widows

Red Riding 1980, The Mummy: Curse of the Dragon, Goya's Ghost, Perfume, Mr In Between, The King Is Alive, The World is Not Enough, Fairy Tale: A True Story, American Friends, Superman, Moonlighting and Defence of the Realm

Nominated for the Evening Standard Award for King Lear. Winner of he Irish Times Best Actor Award for The Drawer Boy.

He is an associate artist of the RSC and has been on the board of the Young VIc for 20 years.


Published April 2012