Christopher Fairbank

Christopher Fairbank

Christopher Fairbank (sometimes credited as Chris Fairbank; born 4 October 1953) is an English actor best known for his role as Moxey in the hit comedy-drama series Auf Wiedersehen, Pet. Fairbank was born in Hertfordshire, England. He has numerous television credits to his name, notably in Sapphire and Steel, The Professionals, The Scarlet Pimpernel and provided minor voice talent for both the hit Wallace and Gromit feature-length film Curse of the Were-Rabbit and Flushed Away (both produced by Aardman). Fairbank also appeared as one of the pair of muggers who rob an out-of-town family, heralding the first appearance of the Batman in Tim Burton's 1989 film. Fairbank also had roles as Mactilburgh the scientist in the film The Fifth Element, the prisoner Murphy in Alien 3, and the Player Queen in the Franco Zeffirelli version of Hamlet, opposite Mel Gibson. Recently, he provided the voice of Old King Doran in the video game Demon's Souls and provides a number of voice accents in the PS2 video game Prisoner of War. Chris also appeared in Goal! trilogy in the character of a Newcastle United fan. In 2010, Chris appeared as a detective in the BBC Drama, Five Daughters, and as Alfred "Freddie" Lennon in the biopicLennon Naked with Christopher Eccleston. In 2011 Fairbank starred in Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tidesas a pirate called Ezekiel. In 2012 he appeared as an Australian in Sky 1's Starlings.

YearTitleCharacterRelease Date
2018Journey to China: The Mystery of Iron MaskGrey2018-08-16
2018Walk Like a PantherLeslie Beck2018-03-09
2017Lady MacbethBoris Lester2017-01-20
2015Writers RetreatNigel2015-10-16
2015Dragonheart 3: The Sorcerer's CursePotter2015-02-24
2014Guardians of the GalaxyThe Broker2014-08-01
2014HerculesGryza2014-07-25
2014OrthodoxGoldberg2014-01-01
2013Black PlagueSteward2013-12-10
2013Back With The Boys AgainHimself2013-12-01
2013Jack the Giant SlayerUncle2013-03-01
2011Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger TidesEzekiel2011-05-20
2011Little DeathsMutant2011-03-11
2011Little DeathsX2011-03-11
2010Lennon NakedFreddie Lennon2010-11-21
2006CargoRalph2006-01-24
2006Almost HeavenTeapot Ted2006-01-01
2005A Waste of Shame: The Mystery of Shakespeare and His SonnetsPhysician2005-11-22
2005Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-RabbitAdditional Voice2005-10-07
2005ValiantAdditional Voice (voice)2005-08-19
2002BelowPappy2002-10-11
2001The BunkerSgt. Heydrich2001-09-14
1997The Fifth ElementMactilburgh1997-05-09
1992Alien³Murphy1992-05-22
1990HamletPlayer Queen1990-12-19
1990White Hunter Black HeartTom Harrison1990-09-14
1989BatmanNic1989-06-23
1988Hanna's WarRuven1988-01-01
1985PlentySpencer1985-09-20
1982Brimstone & TreacleDrunk1982-10-01
1982How Many Miles to Babylon?Jerry1982-01-01
1980The AwakeningPorter1980-10-31
1980Noah's CastleCliff1980-04-02
1979AgathaLuland1979-02-09
1970The Fight