Jim Tavaré

Actor | Writer
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KNOWN FOR 
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004) | Californication (2012) | Chuck (2012)
AWARDS 
1 win More »
AKA 
Jim Tavare
HEIGHT *
6' 1" (1.85m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 40-65
GUILDS *
AFTRA | SAG | BAE
ETHNICITY *
Caucasian
HAIR *
Bald (Bald)
EYES *
Blue
WEIGHT *
190 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Slim
VOICE TYPE *
Tenor
ATHLETICS *
Track & Field | Golf
ACCENTS *
Russian | German | British | Southern  Less
LANGUAGES *
French
INSTRUMENTS *
Bass Guitar | Cello | Recorder
WORK HISTORY *
Film | Television | Stand-Up Comedy | Internet | Industrial | Commercial | Theater | Radio | Music Video | Voice Over  Less
JOB TYPES *
Acting | Writing | Stand-Up Comedy
CITIZENSHIP *
(with valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
VANITY URL *
https://www.imdb.me/jimtavare
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Films in Production (4 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (28 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (20 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Mysteries of the OutdoorsMysteries of the Outdoors (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for The Life of RileyThe Life of Riley (TV Mini-series) Farm worker  Less 2016–2017
  • Primary photo for True NightmaresTrue Nightmares (TV Series) Dr. Carl Tanzler (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Camp Abercorn: ShortsCamp Abercorn: Shorts (TV Mini-series) Hank  Less 2014– 
  • Primary photo for RoboSHOTRoboSHOT (TV Mini-series) Fairlane Cosgrove (2 episodes, 2014)  Less 2014 2
  • Primary photo for Tosh.0Tosh.0 (TV Series) Carnie Butler (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Tattoo NightmaresTattoo Nightmares (TV Series) White Supremicy Leader (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Jimmy Kimmel Live!Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) Icelandic Man (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for The Red ZoneThe Red Zone (TV Series) Prime Minister (2 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011–2012 2
  • Primary photo for Castlevania: Hymn of BloodCastlevania: Hymn of Blood (TV Series) Grey Man (2 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012 2
  • Primary photo for Courage, New HampshireCourage, New Hampshire (TV Series) Bill Krepps (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Ambition (Sep 17, 2012) Bill Krepps  Less
  • Primary photo for Walking in LAWalking in LA (TV Series) Satanist Leader  Less 2012– 
  • Primary photo for Party Like the Queen of FranceParty Like the Queen of France (TV Movie) Pamphlet Merchant  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for CalifornicationCalifornication (TV Series) Alfred (2 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012 2
  • Primary photo for ChuckChuck (TV Series) Torturer (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Kelsey Grammer Presents: The Sketch ShowKelsey Grammer Presents: The Sketch Show (TV Series) Writer  Less 2005– 
  • Primary photo for Jim Tavaré Pictures Presents...Jim Tavaré Pictures Presents... (TV Series) Writer (4 episodes, 2005), Himself (3 episodes, 2005), Actor (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 4
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  • Primary photo for The Ha!ifax Comedy FestThe Ha!ifax Comedy Fest (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2004), Writer (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for The Sketch ShowThe Sketch Show (TV Series) Various Characters / Various (16 episodes, 2001), Writer (8 episodes, 2003)  Less 2001–2004 16
    • Episode #2.8 (Apr 24, 2004) Various Characters, Writer  Less
    • Episode #2.7 (Apr 17, 2004) Various Characters, Writer  Less
    • Episode #2.6 (Aug 9, 2003) Various Characters, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Jim Tavaré ShowThe Jim Tavaré Show (TV Series) Various characters (7 episodes, 1999), Writer (2 episodes, 1999)  Less 1999 7
    • Episode #2.1 (Dec 21, 1999) Various characters, Writer  Less
    • Episode #1.7 (Jul 7, 1999) Various characters  Less
    • Episode #1.5 (Jun 23, 1999) Various characters, Writer  Less
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Self (27 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Captain Kyle's Cosplay SpotlightCaptain Kyle's Cosplay Spotlight (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
    • Osgood (Feb 13, 2017) Himself  Less
  • Primary photo for Laugh FactoryLaugh Factory (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The James and Sunda ShowThe James and Sunda Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Surviving Hitler: A Love StorySurviving Hitler: A Love Story Ludwig Gehre  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Last Comic StandingLast Comic Standing (TV Series) Himself - Comedian: Eliminated / Himself - Comedian (7 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008
    • Episode #6.12 (Aug 7, 2008) Himself - Comedian: Eliminated  Less
    • Episode #6.11 (Jul 31, 2008) Himself - Comedian  Less
    • Episode #6.10 (Jul 24, 2008) Himself - Comedian  Less
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  • Primary photo for Buskers; For Love or MoneyBuskers; For Love or Money Himself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for 100 Greatest Stand-Ups100 Greatest Stand-Ups (TV Special) Himself (as Jim Tavare)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The World Stands UpThe World Stands Up (TV Series) Himself (2008)  Less 2004–2007 $900K
  • Primary photo for An Audience with Joan RiversAn Audience with Joan Rivers (TV Special) Himself - Audience member  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for An Audience with Al MurrayAn Audience with Al Murray (TV Special) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Jim Tavaré Pictures Presents...Jim Tavaré Pictures Presents... (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Ha!ifax Comedy FestThe Ha!ifax Comedy Fest (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Weakest LinkThe Weakest Link (TV Series) Himself - Contestant (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Harry Hill: An Audience with Harry HillHarry Hill: An Audience with Harry Hill (TV Special) Himself - Audience Member (uncredited)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Raymann is laatRaymann is laat (TV Series) Himself - Comedian (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Today with Des and MelToday with Des and Mel (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Des O'Connor TonightDes O'Connor Tonight (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The BAFTA TV Awards 2002The BAFTA TV Awards 2002 (TV Special) BAFTA Award Recipient for The Sketch Show  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Heroes of ComedyHeroes of Comedy (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Jim Tavaré ShowThe Jim Tavaré Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Comedy NetworkThe Comedy Network (TV Series) Himself - Comedian (22 episodes, 1997)  Less 1997–1999
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  • Primary photo for Royal Variety Performance 1998Royal Variety Performance 1998 (TV Special) Himself  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The Royal Variety PerformanceThe Royal Variety Performance (TV Special) Himself  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The Royal Variety Performance 1992The Royal Variety Performance 1992 (TV Special) Himself  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Guest NightGuest Night (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for WingsWings (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Paramount CityParamount City (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990

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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

MusicCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Roots Manuva - Too Cold * – Supporting Colonel Blimp
  • Joel Compass - Back to Me * – Lead Ian & Cooper
  • Phoenix Foundation - Thames Soup * – Lead Luke Savage
  • Letlive - Banshee * – Supporting Anthem Films
  • Terrible People - Bill Murray * – Lead Lionel Martin
  • McFly - It's All About You * – Supporting BBC Comic Relief
  • Das Meurte - All These Delicate Cuts * – Supporting Phil Mucci
  • Florence and The Machine - What Kind of Man * – Supporting Vincent Haycock
  • Linkin Park - Final Masquerade * – Supporting Wondros/Mark Pellington
FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Another Country * – Student/uncredited Marek Kanievska
TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Tosh.0 * – Principle CBS Paramount
  • Smosh TV - Pilot * – Supporting Ryan Todd

Education & Training (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • RADA * – Acting 1983 London
SPECIAL TRAININGYEARCITY/STATE
  • Royal Academy of Dramatic Art * 1983 London, UK
  • Warner Laughlin Studios * – Audition Coaching , Erin 2014 Los Angeles
  • Youth Theatre * – Theatre, Corin Redgrave 1982 London

Additional Awards (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

EVENTYEAR
  • British Film and Television Awards * – BAFTA Award 2001
  • Edinburgh Festival - Jim Tavare Masterclass * – Perrier Award 1990
  • British Comedy Awards - The Sketch Show * – British Comedy Award 2002
  • Rose D'Or Global Television Festival - The Sketch Show * – Golden Rose 2002
  • Rose D'Or Global Television Awards - The Jim Tavare Show * – Golden Rose Montreaux 1999
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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