Graham McTavish is ostentatiously known across the globe as the voice of numerous video game characters, and is also an actor. McTavish is also recognized for his roles in movies such as Ali G Indahouse, Rambo, Dante’s Inferno,
The Wicker Tree, Creed, and The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. McTavish has also featured in television shows such as Casualty, Red Dwarf, Empire, 24, and Outlander, among many others.
McTavish started his movie career in 1988 with a brief role as a guard in the television film, Freedom Fighter. Before establishing himself as an actor, McTavish featured in movies such as the Martin Stellman-directed For Queen and the Country, the
Tim Robbins starrer Erik the Viking, the Terry Jones-directed The Wind in the Willows, and the Jason Connery starrer Merlin: The Quest Begins. It was in the year 1999 that McTavish started gaining recognition for his role of the Duke of Albany in the Brian Blessed-directed King Lear. The start of the millennium decade saw McTavish in television films such as The Stretch and the British drama, Red Cap. Later on, McTavish featured in the
Sacha Baron Cohen starrer Ali G Indahouse, the psychological thriller, Dot the I, the
Angelina Jolie starrer Lara Croft Tomb Raider, and the Antoine Fuqua-directed
King Arthur. The latter half of the millennium decade also saw McTavish in Sylvester Stallone’s action flick, Rambo, the Jesse Johnson-directed Green Street 2, the George Gallo drama,
Middle Men, the Jake Kennedy-directed horror, Penance and Disney’s Secretariat. During the same time, McTavish provided voice-overs for Marvel Animated Features, the animated film Dante’s Inferno, and the Mike Disa-directed Dead Space: Aftermath. Later on, McTavish featured in the
Zoe Saldana starrer Colombiana, the Robin Hardy-directed The Wicker Tree, the British comedy, Plastic, the Michael B. Jordan starrer Creed, and the Craig Gillespie-directed
The Finest Hours. McTavish has also been an important part of the Hobbit franchise, playing the role of Dwalin in The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, and its sequels.
McTavish made his television career debut in 1986 with an appearance in the Disney series, Return to the Island. Later on McTavish pocketed crucial roles in Glenn Chandler’s creation, Taggart, the British medical drama, Casualty, the situational comedy, Red Dwarf, and the Joe Wright-directed Charles II: The Power and The Passion. McTavish also pocketed memorable parts in the John Gray-directed historical, Empire, the police procedural show, The Bill, and the
Kiefer Sutherland starrer 24.
Besides, McTavish has provided voice-overs for numerous video games, some of which are Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, Dante’s Inferno, Transformers: The War for Cybertron, Infamous 2, and The Order: 1886, among many others.