Ron Donachie

Ron Donachie

Apr. 26th, 1956
Born in
Dundee, Tayside, Scotland, UK
5' 10

Ron Donachie's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Game of Thrones TV Show
Game of Thrones
The Deep TV Show
The Deep
Ivanhoe (UK) TV Show
Ivanhoe (UK)
Me, You and Him (UK) TV Show
Me, You and Him (UK)
'orrible (UK) TV Show
'orrible (UK)
Snakes and Ladders (UK) TV Show
Snakes and Ladders (UK)
Specials (UK) TV Show
Specials (UK)
The Gravy Train (UK) TV Show
The Gravy Train (UK)
Too Much Sun (UK) TV Show
Too Much Sun (UK)

Main Movie Roles

Guest TV Roles

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Ron Donachie (born April 26, 1956) is a Scottish actor. He is known for starring as Inspector Rebus in the BBC Radio 4 dramatizations of the Ian Rankin "Rebus" mystery novels and for his supporting roles in films Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book, Titanic and television series Doctor Who and Game of Thrones.

Born in Dundee, Scotland as Ronald Eaglesham Porter. He was educated at Madras College, St Andrews and the University of Glasgow, from where he graduated in English Literature and Drama in 1979.

His brother, Stewart Porter, is also an actor. Donachie is married to Fiona Biggar, they have two children.

  • Prolific voice over artist.
  • He played the character of Rebus on radio and has appeared in a few episodes of the television adaptation of it as well.
  • Brother-in-law of costume designer 'Trisha Biggar' (qv).

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