Knowledge Identifier: +Nathaniel_Parker
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1962.
Countries: United Kingdom (50%), United States (15%), Italy (15%)
Linked to: Fox Primary School, Leighton Park School, Royal Shakespeare Company, Alienware
War Requiem - Other early roles include playing Wilfred Owen in Derek Jarman's "War Requiem", a 1989 film adaptation of Benjamin Britten's "War Requiem", co-starring Laurence Olivier as an old soldier in his last screen role before his death, and playing Edward Rochester in John Duigan's 1993 film adaptation of Jean Rhys' "Wide Sargasso Sea"
Parker established his reputation by playing a variety of television costume drama roles, such as Martin Jordan in the 1995 TV production of Joanna Trollope's "A Village Affair", Gabriel Oak in the ITV production of "Far From the Madding Crowd" , Martin Tanley in the comedy film "Beverly Hills Ninja" , Rawdon Crawley in a BBC version of "Vanity Fair" , and notably Harold Skimpole in the BBC1 dramatisation of "Bleak House"
In 2000, he played Bob in Rupert Goold's West End revival of David Mamet's "Speed-the-Plow"
From 2001 through 2007, Parker played Detective Inspector Lynley in the long-running BBC1 thriller series "The Inspector Lynley Mysteries", co-starring Sharon Small as his sidekick Det. Sgt. Barbara Havers
Louise Penny - "Still Life" went into production in the fall of 2012, with British actor Nathaniel Parker cast as Chief Inspector Gamache
Louise Brealey - In March 2012 Brealey produced, co-wrote and co-starred in "The Charles Dickens Show", a children's comedy drama for BBC 2 starring Jeff Rawle, Rupert Graves, Neil Dudgeon, Nathaniel Parker, Lynda_Baron, Honeysuckle Weeks, Rupert Young, Adjoa Andoh, Sam Kelly, Geoffrey Streatfeild, Fiona Button and Mariah Gale
Parker returned to the stage in 2013 for the Westend production of "The Audience", starring Dame Helen Mirren, written by Peter Morgan and directed by Stephen Daldry
Parker Played Jack Weatherill in James Graham's This House at the Minerva Theatre, Chichester in September 2016 and went on to take the same role to the Garrick Theatre in the West End of London on 19 November 2016, to run until 25 February 2017