John Simm

John Simm

British actor, director, singer and guitarist
John Simm is an English actor, director, and musician. He is best known for playing Sam Tyler in Life on Mars, The Master in Doctor Who, and most recently DS Roy Grace in Grace.Wikipedia
BornJuly 10, 1970
HometownLeeds, England
Height5'9" (1.75m)
SpouseKate Magowan (m 2004 - present)
ChildrenRyan Simm , Molly Simm
ParentsRonald Simm

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Grace viewers take issue with latest episode

  • ITV's much-loved detective drama, Grace, continued on Sunday night with another drama-filled episode, but viewers have taken issue with one aspect of the instalment. MORE: Grace's John Simm opens up about future of ITV drama The series, which has been adapted from Peter James' award-winning novels, stars John Simm as tenacious detective Roy Grace, who is plagued with the mysterious disappearance of his wife as he investigates crimes in and around Brighton. WATCH: Are you enjoying the new series?


Celebrities Cheer for New SAD Beer

Jordan Stephens, Danny Dyer, John Simm, Mo Farah, Jeremy Vine, Bimini Bon Boulash, Mark Williams, and Love Island's Dr Alex have launched a new alcohol-free charity beer to raise awareness of seasonal affective disorder in men, also known as SAD. The group of British celebrities, which also includes Jason Fox, Seann Walsh, and drag queen Bimini Bon Boulash have joined forces to launch the new beverage to raise money for mental health research. The celebs appear in a hard-hitting video which features Rizzle Kick's Jordan Stephens reciting a self-penned poem
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2012British Academy of Film & Television ArtsLeading ActorExileNominated
2007British Academy of Film & Television ArtsActorLife on MarsNominated