James Cosmo

James Cosmo is a Scottish actor who was born in Clydebank, Dunbartonshire, as James Ronald Gordon Copeland. He attended the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, and is known for the films Braveheart (1995), Troy (2004), and Highlander (1986).

Known For


Cast Credits

His Dark Materials (2019)
Starring as Farder Coram (3 episodes)
Chernobyl (2019)
Guest starring as Miner
Fish Town (2019)
Starring as Narrator (6 episodes)
Hold the Sunset (2018)
Starring as Bob
SS-GB (2017)
Starring as Harry Woods (5 episodes)
The Collection (2016)
Guest starring as Jules Trouvier (2 episodes)
The Durrells (2016)
Guest starring as Captain Creech (4 episodes)
Stag (2016)
Starring as The Gamekeeper
Death in Paradise (2011)
Guest starring as Roger Seymour
Game of Thrones (2011)
Starring as Lord Commander Jeor Mormont (6 episodes)
Guest starring as Lord Commander Jeor Mormont (4 episodes)
FlashForward (2009)
Guest starring as Phillip
Castle (2009)
Guest starring as Finn Rourke
Sons of Anarchy (2008)
Guest starring as Father Kellan Ashby (8 episodes)
  • Episode 3x11: Bainne (Nov 16, 2010)
  • Episode 3x10: Firinne (Nov 9, 2010)
  • Episode 3x09: Turas (Nov 2, 2010)
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Celebrity Big Brother (2001)
Guest starring as James Cosmo (41 episodes)
Loose Women (1999)
Guest starring as James Cosmo
Midsomer Murders (1998)
Guest starring as Jack "Axeman" McKinley
Ain't Misbehavin' (1997)
Starring as Malky Fraser
Ivanhoe (1997)
Starring as Cedric
Roughnecks (1994)
Starring as Tom (13 episodes)
Casualty (1986)
Guest starring as John Breckman
Guest starring as Tony
Hammer House of Horror (1980)
Guest starring as Willis
Orde Wingate (1976)
Starring as Brigadier Calvert (2 episodes)
Warship (1973)
Starring as Reg. Fuller