Clive Standen Actor

Clive standen

Clive Standen (born 22 July 1981) is an English actor best known for playing Sir Gawain in the Starz (TV network) series Camelot as well as 'Archer', the brother of Robin Hood in the BBC TV series Robin Hood and Private Carl Harris in the British sci-fi show Doctor Who. Standen's first experience of stunts, horse riding and sword fighting was at age twelve when he got his first job working in a professional stunt team in Nottingham. At the age of fifteen Standen was a member of both the National Youth Theatre and the National Youth Music Theatre performing in productions at many well known venues. Later Standen won a place on the three year acting course at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. In 2004 Standen appeared in Waking the dead, the Second World War documentary drama Ten Days to D-Day, and took the lead role of Major Alan Marshall in the Zero Hour TV dramatisation of the SAS mission, operation Barras, in Sierra Leone. The next year he appeared in three episodes of the British soap Doctors and Tom Brown's Schooldays, the acclaimed ITV adaptation of the book by Thomas Hughes.

Personal details

Date of birth
July 22nd, 1981
Place of birth
United Kingdom
Places lived
Northern Ireland , United Kingdom, with Dependencies and Territories
pop. 1,810,863 (2011)
London , England
pop. 8,308,000 (2013)
Leicestershire , England




1. Melton Mowbray College Educational Institution

2. King Edward VII School, Melton Mowbray Comprehensive school

King Edward VII School (KE7) was an LEA maintained 11-19 comprehensive secondary school in Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire in the United Kingdom which closed in 2011. The school was situated on a 56-acre (230,000 m) green field site on the edge of Melton Mowbray. Formerly, the school was a public grammar school. A third phase specialist technology college, Microsoft Partner School, CISCO Academy and training college, the school received a range of awards for its work.

Type Comprehensive school
Burton Road, LE13 1DR - Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire
Official web page
Wikipedia article

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by gender

People attended King Edward VII School, Melton Mowbray connected by profession and/or age

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Movie performances

1. Hammer of the Gods (2013)

Action, Adventure, History
played Hagen
Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet
Huberta Von Liel
Rupert Preston
Matthew Read
7 Show list

Hammer of the Gods is a 2013 British action film directed by Farren Blackburn and released on 5 July 2013. In it, a dying Viking king sends his son on a quest to seek out his older brother, the clan's only hope for defeating an approaching enemy horde.


Top cast

King Bagsecg
Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
Benjamin Wallfisch
Stephan Pehrsson
Matthew Price
United Kingdom

2. Namastey London (2007)

Comedy, Drama, Romance
played Charles 'Charlie' Brown
Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet
Suresh Nair
Ritesh Shah
10 Show list 3 Show list

Namastey London is a 2007 Bollywood film. The romantic comedy film is directed by Vipul Amrutlal Shah and stars Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif. It also stars Rishi Kapoor, Upen Patel and Clive Standen in supporting roles. Riteish Deshmukh has a cameo role in the film. The concept of Indians being born in foreign nations and forgetting their Indian roots and instead trying to become like people of that nation is drawn from the Manoj Kumar starrer Purab Aur Paschim. The film is made for an Indian audience in India, with most of the topics being controversial in India, like openly kissing in public and alcohol abuse. This film was a box office hit and also earned a Filmfare Award for Best Actor nomination for Akshay Kumar. It was remade in Bengali, as Poran Jaye Jolia Re starring Dev & Subhashree Ganguly which was a massive hit in West Bengal.


2008 Zee Cine Award for Best Film Processing
2008 Zee Cine Award for Best Actor
2008 Stardust Award for Star of the Year – Male

Top cast

Arjun Ballu Singh
Jasmeet 'Jazz' M. Malhotra
Manmohan Malhotra
Bebo M. Malhotra
Bobby Bedi
Parvez Khan
Prospective Groom #2
Imran 'Immi' P. Khan
Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
Jonathan Bloom
Alison Forbes-Meyler
Namastey London
Punjabi language, Hindi, English, German

Starring TV roles

1. Camelot

Drama, Fantasy
Character Performance type Networks Seasons From To Created by First epizode air date Last epizode air date Num. of seassons Regular cast Languages

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Channel 4
Nine Network
RTL Television
February 25th, 2011 June 10th, 2011 2 English

2. Vikings

Action, Drama, History
Character Performance type Networks Seasons From To Created by First epizode air date Last epizode air date Num. of seassons Regular cast Languages

1, 2
2013-03-03 March 3rd, 2013 4
Jefferson Hall
George Blagden
Tadhg Murphy
Ruby O'Leary
Nathan O'Toole
Thorbjørn Harr

Guest TV appearances

Doctor Who

Program genre

Science Fiction

Official site

External resources

Doctor Who is a TV series with first episode airing in 2005.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S04-E11 June 21st, 2008 Private Harris , ,
S04-E04 April 26th, 2008 Private Harris , ,
S04-E05 May 3rd, 2008 Private Harris ,

Waking the Dead

Program genre

Adventure Film
Police procedural
Crime Fiction

Official site

External resources

Waking the Dead is a British television police procedural crime drama series produced by the BBC featuring a fictional Cold Case unit composed of CID police officers, a psychological profiler and a forensic scientist. A pilot episode aired in September 2000, and there were a total of nine series. Each story is split into two hour-long episodes, shown on consecutive nights on BBC One. A third series episode won an International Emmy Award in 2004. The programme was also shown on BBC America in the United States, though these screenings are edited to allow for advertising breaks, as well as UKTV in Australia and New Zealand and ABC1 in Australia. The show aired its final episode on 11 April 2011. A spin-off from the series, titled The Body Farm, revolving around forensic scientist Eve Lockhart, was announced by the BBC in January 2011 and ran for just one series.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S04-E01 July 11th, 2004
Andy Hay


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