Maurice Roeves



Place of birth:

Sunderland, Tyne-and-Wear, England, UK:


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Maurice Roëves is a Scottish actor, born in Sunderland, County Durham (now Tyne and Wear) on 19 March 1937. His television roles include Danger UXB (1979), The Nightmare Man (1981), the 1984 Doctor Who serial The Caves of Androzani, Days of our Lives (1986), Tutti Frutti (1987), Rab C. Nesbitt (1990), The New Statesman (1990), Spender (1991), Star Trek: The Next Generation, the BBC adaptation of Vanity Fair (1998) and EastEnders (2003). He also played Chief Superintendent David Duckenfield in the 1996 television film Hillsborough, in which his character patrolled the FA Cup semi-final in the Liverpool F.C. game where a crush (blame on loss of police control) led to the deaths of 96 fans. In 2006 he starred in the BBC docudrama Surviving Disasters, portraying Sir Matt Busby in the story of the Munich air disaster. He starred as Robert Henderson in BBC Scotland's drama River City. His film roles include Oh! What a Lovely War, Ulysses, Hidden Agenda, the 1992 version of The Last of the Mohicans, the Judge Dredd movie (1995) and Beautiful Creatures (2000). In 2003 he appeared in May Miles Thomas's film Solid Air. Description above from the Wikipedia article Maurice Roëves, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Murder: The Third Voice (2016)
Macbeth (2015)
Luna (2014)
(Jacob) Doctor
Brighton Rock (2010)
Chief Inspector
The Damned United (2009)
Jimmy Gordon
Hallam Foe (2007)
The Dark (2005)
The Sight (2000)
Det. Pryce's boss
Beautiful Creatures (2000)
Ronnie McMinn
Forgive and Forget (2000)
Michael O'Neil
The Acid House (1998)
David (1997)
Hillsborough (1996)
Chf Supt. Duckenfield
Moses (1995)
Judge Dredd (1995)
Warden Miller
The Last of the Mohicans (1992)
Col. Edmund Munro
Hidden Agenda (1990)
The Big Man (1990)
Cam Colvin
Doctor Who: The Caves of Androzani (1984)
Who Dares Wins (1982)
Major Steele
S.O.S. Titanic (1979)
Leading Stoker: Fred Barret
The Eagle Has Landed (1976)
Major Corcoran
A Day at the Beach (1972)
When Eight Bells Toll (1971)
Lt. Williams - Helicopter Pilot
Oh! What a Lovely War (1969)
George Smith
Ulysses (1967)
Stephen Dedalus