Michael Carter,was born in Dumfries, Scotland, UK,is a Scottish film and television actor, whose work in film began with An American Werewolf in London in 1981.Carter's earliest role was in"Doctor Who" in the '1971' serial "The Mind of Evil", which he played as a UNIT Soldier and a Prisoner. He made his film debut in "An American Werewolf in London", '1981' as London Underground passenger Gerald Bringsley, although he is probably best known for his portrayal of" Bib Fortuna" in Return of the Jedi" '1983'. Carter also played Radu Molasar in" Michael Mann," cult horror movie "The Keep", '1983'. He has been in several other films including "The Draughtsman's Contract",'1982', "A Christmas Carol ",'1984' as the" Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come", Young Adam", '2003', "The Illusionist ",'2006'and "Centurion", '2010'.
Carter ,has appeared at the National Theatre, the West End and on Broadway with Dustin Hoffman. He co-wrote the film "One Man's War" which starred Anthony Hopkins.
He has made many appearances on television including both series of Rebus with both John Hannah and Ken Stott, and Taggart. He also starred as the husband of Brenda Fricker and Josette Simon in the '1992' TV mini-series "Seekers", and as Tulloch the head of the Helicopter Emergency Medical Service in Thames TV's seven part series" Call Red". Carter created the role of Douglas Raeburn in twenty two episodes of BBC Scotland's "Two Thousand Acres of Sky".
He has done voice work in video games, as Biorr of the Twin Fangs and Blacksmiths Ed and Boldwin in Demon's Souls, and as Hawkeye Gough in the Artorias of the Abyss add-on content for Dark Souls.
In'2012', he appeared briefly in "Hunted "TV series, as Vincent Cage, a genius mathematician.