TV Actor of the Day: JOHN NOBLE

JOHN NOBLE

TV Show: Fringe which airs Tuesdays at 9pm on Fox.

His Character: Walter Bishop

Why we like him: We like John Noble because he plays one of the most amusingly intriguing quirky characters on TV right now. You cannot help but watch him when he acts.

Biography: John Noble is an Australian stage, film and televisionactor, as well as a theater director of more than 80 plays. Early in his career, Noble was the Artistic Director of the Stage Company of South Australia for ten years, during which he was involved in South Australia’s cultural explosion. He performed with all of the state’s major arts companies, and produced over 70 new Australian plays.

As an actor, he is best known for his role as “Denethor” in “The Lord of the Rings,” for which he won a Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Ensemble Cast and a Broadcast Film Critics Association USA Award for Best Ensemble Cast. Noble’s television guest roles include 24, “Journeyman,” “The Unit,” “Lost Treasure of Fiji,” “Home and Away,” “Stargate SG-1,” “The Mystery of Natalie Wood,” “Stingers,” “The Lost World Series III,” “Superfire,” “The Outsider,” “The Bill,” “Big Sky,” “Police Rescue,” “Water Rats,” “Timetrax,” “Above the Law,” “The Young Lions” and “Tales of the South Pacific.” For the last six-and-a-half years, he has had a semi-regular role on “All Saints” as the neurosurgeon “Dr. John Madsen.” Noble’s additional credits include the mini-series “Hills End” and the films “The Dreaming,” “Nostradamus Kid,” “A Sting in the Tail,” “Call Me Mr. Brown,” “Airtight,” “The Monkeys Mask” and “A Virtual Nightmare,” “One Night with the King” and “Running Scared.”

Noble lives in Sydney, Australia.

(Source:Fox.com)

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