David Mitchell

Biography

David Mitchell (born 14 July 1974) is an English comedian, actor and writer. He is best known as one half of the comedic duo Mitchell and Webb, alongside Robert Webb whom he met at Cambridge University. There they were both part of the Cambridge Footlights, of which Mitchell became President. Together the pair are most famous for starring in the Channel 4 sitcom Peep Show in which Mitchell plays Mark Corrigan. The show has received a BAFTA nomination and won three British Comedy Awards. The duo have written and starred in several sketch shows including The Mitchell and Webb Situation, That Mitchell and Webb Sound and most recently That Mitchell and Webb Look. Mitchell and Webb also star in the UK version of Apple's Get a Mac advertisement campaign. Their first film Magicians, in which Mitchell plays traditional magician Harry, was released on 18 May 2007. On his own, Mitchell has played Dr. James Vine in the BBC1 sitcom Jam & Jerusalem and Tim in the one off ShakespeaRe-Told adaptation of The Taming of the Shrew. He also is a frequent participant on British panel shows, including QI, Mock the Week and Have I Got News For You, as well as Best of the Worst and Would I Lie To You? on each of which he is a team captain, and The Unbelievable Truth which he hosts. Regarding his personal life, Mitchell considers himself to be obsessive-compulsive, and he lives alone in a small flat in Kilburn.

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Magicians

Harry

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Peep Show

Mark Corrigan (48 episodes, 2003-2012)

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Peppa Pig: My First Cinema Experience

Policeman Panda

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Norman Wisdom - Live on Stage

Himself - Narrator (voice)

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Worlds of Ursula K. Le Guin

Self

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Drug$

Himself - President and Founder, Patients for Affordable Drugs

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Busted Up

Greg Bird

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Coyotaje

Militiaman

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Up All Night

Policeman

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Carriers

Aide

Starring In
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Migration

GooGoo (voice)

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The Reason I Jump

Self

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Worlds of Ursula K. Le Guin

Self

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Coyotaje

Militiaman

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Drug$

Himself - President and Founder, Patients for Affordable Drugs

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Gun Shy

John Hardigger

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Peppa Pig: My First Cinema Experience

Policeman Panda

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Up All Night

Policeman

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Cloud Atlas

Union Spy

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One Hit from Home

Stylish Viper Outfielder

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I Could Never Be Your Woman

David - Writer

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Magicians

Harry

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Norman Wisdom - Live on Stage

Himself - Narrator (voice)

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Peep Show

Mark Corrigan (48 episodes, 2003-2012)

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Under Heavy Fire

Sean Austin

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Carriers

Aide

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Larger Than Life

Heckler #6

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Abraxas, Guardian of the Universe

Deputy Johnny White

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Busted Up

Greg Bird

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Mad Dog Morgan

Haley

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Florida Special

Telegraph Boy (uncredited)

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